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|5-6: Worldlings revelling in the fields Of strenuous idleness. See Epist. 1. 11. 28: |
strenua inertia. (30) From The Prelude 4. 377-378: Making night do penance for a
day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness. See the preceding reference to ...
|It's about Jack Nicklaus and Ben Hogan and Tiger Woods, whose epic careers |
have earned them spots on the game's ... William Wordsworth observed that "Golf
is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness," and we agree, except that we ...
|But until that time he had done very little getting and consequently very little |
spending. He lived on a £900 inheritance left by a dying friend and wrote poetry
during days “spent in a round of strenuous idleness,” as he put it in The Prelude.
|10: Fell round him in the grove of Academe. (27) From Stanzas Composed in the |
Simplon Pass, l. ... 377-378: Making night do penance for a day Spent in a round
of strenuous idleness. See the preceding reference to Horace. (31) Of his Ode ...
Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 pages
|Kenneth Tynan (1927-1980) British critic Golf A day spent in a round of strenuous |
idleness. William Wordsworth (1770-1850) English poet It is almost impossible to
remember how tragic a place the world is when one is playing golf. Robert ...
|It is the episode beginning at line 370, where Wordsworth narrates how, one |
autumn evening, he "left a flower decked room" in which . . . spirits overwrought
were making night do penance for a day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness.
Jim Apfelbaum - 2007 - 788 pages
|Hale Irwin On The Difference Between Golf And Football Golf is a game of the |
head as well as a game of the hands. — Jerome Travers A Leading Amateur
Golfer Of The Early 20th Century Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous
|Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness. WILLIAM WORDSWORTH |
But you don't have to go up in the stands and play your foul balls. I do. SAM
SNEAD, TO TED WILLIAMS, ARGUING WHICH WAS MORE DIFFICULT TO HIT
— A ...
|—Tony Lema If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play at it, it's recreation. If you |
work at it, it's golf. —Bob Hope Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous
idleness. —William Wordsworth The perfect game of golf has never been played.
Susan Ratcliffe - 2011 - 584 pages
|60 A day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness. The Prelude (1850) bk. 4, l. 377 |
We poets in our youth begin in gladness; But thereof comes in the end
despondency and madness. 'Resolution and Independence' (1807) st. 7 Still
glides the ...