|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)|
|QUOTATION:||I wiped away the weeds and foam,|
I fetched my sea-born treasures home;
But the poor, unsightly, noisome things
Had left their beauty on the shore,
With the sun and the sand and the wild uproar.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Each and All.|