Literature Quiz / classical poems by quotations

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Can you name the classical poems by quotations from them?

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QuotePoem NameAuthor Initials
'All in the valley of Death rode the six hundred.'A. T.
'The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there'C. C. M.
'By the shores of Gitche Gumee, by the shining Big-Sea-Water, ...'H. W. L.
'Wild Spirit, which art moving everywhere; Destroyer and preserver; hear, oh hear!'P. B. S.
'The ship had weather'd every reach, the prize we sought is won;'W. W.
'And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by;'J. M.
'Thou still unravished bride of quietness, thou foster child of Silence and slow Time,'J. K.
'O, let my land be a land where Liberty is crowned with no false patriotic wreath'L. H.
'Adieu, adieu! my native shore fades o'er the waters blue;'G. G. B.
'And distinctly I remember, it was in the bleak December'E. A. P.
'He was my North, my South, my East and West, my working week and my Sunday rest'W. H. A.
'In what distant deeps or skies burnt the fire of thine eyes?'W. B.
'We are the Dead. Short days ago we lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, ...'J. McC.
'Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone.'E. W. W.
'The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep.'R. F.
'In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud.'W. E. H.
'f you can dream - and not make dreams your master; If you can think - and not make thoughts your aim;'R. K.
'The little toy soldier is covered with rust, and his musket molds in his hands.'E. F.
'The very houses seem asleep; and all that mighty heart is lying still!'W. W.
'The tide is full, the moon lies fair upon the straits; on the French coast the light gleams and is gone;'M. A.

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