Usage examples for deathless

  1. We have made no reference, for lack of space, to his treatment of chivalrous romance in Tristram of Lyonesse, which Mr. Swinburne has rightly called 'the deathless legend, ' though, since its fascination has made it a subject for three other contemporary poets, a comparison of their diverse manners of handling the story would be interesting. – Studies in Literature and History by Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall
  2. No bloom shall last under heels of wrong, If the heart- blood be not deathless strong, As the dark little Rose. – Ballads of Peace in War by Michael Earls
  3. Between these extreme views lies a wide field upon which many a deathless duel has been fought by the writers of monastic history. – A Short History of Monks and Monasteries by Alfred Wesley Wishart
  4. Even now I would taste the rapture of the deathless life. – My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year by John Henry Jowett
  5. And as he rode, the warrior sang: " Chaunting loud the lusty strain Of Roland and of Charlemain, And the dead, who, deathless all, Fell at famous Roncesval." – Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  6. Being a few deathless truths concerning several mysteries recently and scientifically unravelled by a modest servant of Science. – Police!!! by Robert W. Chambers
  7. Therefore, though each a life of narrow span, Ne'er stretched to summers more than seven, befalls, Yet deathless doth the race endure, and still Perennial stands the fortune of their line, From grandsire unto grandsire backward told. – The Georgics by Virgil
  8. Prince Ivan has a horse now which is better than I. ' 'Well, I can't stand it, ' says Koshchei the Deathless. – The Red Fairy Book by Various
  9. But, there's a deathless name! – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  10. No; our hearts shall still be strong, For the journey is not long; In a holy, deathless land We shall meet our household band: In the fairer bowers above, They await the friends they love, Oh, what joy with them to dwell, Never more to say farewell! – Canadian Wild Flowers by Helen M. Johnson
  11. What a glorious vista that will make, four miles straight away walled in by deathless green, and the blue lagoon sparkling at the end of the perspective! – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  12. The moment we see any one whose strength, grace, goodness, beauty, or simplicity attracts us, we have deathless duties by that person. – Letters to His Friends by Forbes Robinson
  13. In any serious crisis the United States must rely for the great mass of its fighting men upon the volunteer soldiery who do not make a permanent profession of the military career; and whenever such a crisis arises the deathless memories of the Civil War will give to Americans the lift of lofty purpose which comes to those whose fathers have stood valiantly in the forefront of the battle. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  14. We speak of them then as the 'Sky Flowers of the North, ' that scatter their deathless masses along the lifting way. – The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson
  15. From his earliest youth he cultivated the arts of the deathless gods, left his home and became a Taoist. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  16. It puts iron into the blood to spend an hour with men to whom the claim of conscience is supreme, and who love truth with so deathless an affection that the purest and noblest of other loves cannot dethrone it. – Mushrooms on the Moor by Frank Boreham
  17. This my father always did, though the music of his life- march came not from earth, but from the sky, and without a shadow of fear, sustained by a deathless faith, he passed within the gateway of eternal life. – The Gentleman from Everywhere by James Henry Foss