Who is William Butler Yeats?

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The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Yeats Vol ... Ezra Pound, Marcel Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Logan Pearsall Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ...
Edward Butler (politician)
... Edward Butler (1 January 1823-9 June 1879), was born in Kilkenny, Ireland, son of Michael Butler, farmer, and his wife Mary, née Joyce ... Butler found that his ambitions to be trained as a lawyer were blocked in Ireland because of his Catholicism and he migrated to Sydney, arriving in May 1853, where he found ... In politics Butler was a strong supporter of the "liberal party", associated with Parkes and John Robertson, including Robertson's land policy and Charles Cowper's support for the withdrawal of state ...
List Of Book Titles Taken From Literature
... Titles taken from works by William Shakespeare do not appear here see List of titles of works based on Shakespearean phrases.) Work Author Literary Reference Absalom, Absalom! William Faulkner 2 Samuel 194 A ... Arms and the Man George Bernard Shaw The Aeneid, Virgil As I Lay Dying William Faulkner The Odyssey, Homer A Time to Kill John Grisham Ecclesiastes 33 Behold the Man ... Man and Superman, George Bernard Shaw Brave New World Aldous Huxley The Tempest, William Shakespeare and The Gods of the Copybook Headings, Rudyard Kipling ...
List Of Songs Based On Poems - William Butler Yeats
... The album Now In Time to Be features the works of Yeats performed by various artists ... Loreena McKennitt has set two Yeats poems to music "Stolen Child" "The Two Trees" ...
Butler - In Fiction - Examples
... See also List of fictional butlers Mr ... Edmund Blackadder, butler to Prince George the Prince Regent, in the TV Series Blackadder the Third ... Alfred Pennyworth, Bruce Wayne's butler from Batman is a well known fictional butler ...

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    That civilisation may not sink,
    Its great battle lost,
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    “You that have wandered far and wide
    Can ravel out what’s in my head.
    Do men who least desire get most,
    Or get the most who most desire?”
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    the San Marco Library,
    Whence turbulent Italy should draw
    Delight in Art whose end is peace,
    In logic and in natural law
    By sucking at the dugs of Greece.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Pale brows, still hands and dim hair,
    I had a beautiful friend
    And dreamed that the old despair
    Would end in love in the end....
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    It’s certain that fine women eat
    A crazy salad with their meat
    Whereby the Horn of Plenty is undone.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)