| Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.|
|AUTHOR:||George William Russell (18671935)|
|QUOTATION:||And see the confluence of dreams|
That clashed together in our night,
One river born of many streams
Roll in one blaze of blinding light!
|ATTRIBUTION:||GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL (AE), Salutation, last stanza.Kathleen Hoagland, 1000 Years of Irish Poetry, p. 617 (1947).|
This was written for those who took part in the Irish rebellion against England, 1916.