"But the majestic River floated on,
Out of the mist and hum of that low land,
Into the frosty starlight."
- Matthew Arnold (English poet, critic, and Her Majesty's Inspector of Schools; b. 1822 - d. 1888), from Sohrab and Rustum (1853)
Glossary of Quotations (Quotes), Proverbs, Phrases, and Sayings: Land, Rivers and Streams, Steam and Mist