William Cullen Bryant

William Cullen Bryant (November 3, 1794 – June 12, 1878) was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.

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    Truth, crushed to earth, shall rise again;
    Th’ eternal years of God are hers;
    But Error, wounded, writhes in pain,
    And dies among his worshippers.
    —William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    And we wept that one so lovely should have a life so brief;
    —William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    I shall see
    The hour of death draw near to me,
    Hope, blossoming within my heart,
    —William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)