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Dickinson, Emily: A Siker annak édes (Success is counted sweetest (112) in Hungarian)

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Success is counted sweetest (112) (English)

Success is counted sweetest 
By those who ne'er succeed. 
To comprehend a nectar 
Requires sorest need.

Not one of all the purple host 
Who took the flag to-day 
Can tell the definition, 
So clear, of victory!

As he, defeated, dying,
On whose forbidden ear
The distant strains of triumph
Burst agonized and clear!

Uploaded byP. T.
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A Siker annak édes (Hungarian)

A Siker annak édes
Kinek nem jut Siker.
Hogy tudd, mi az a nektár
Ahhoz szomjazni kell.

Senki Bíborba Öltözött
Ki Zászlót épp ma fog
Nem tud a Diadalról
Jobb definíciót

Mint az ki porba sújtva
Hever s tompul füle
S a győztes Harsonáknak
Hangja hasít bele!

Uploaded byEfraim Israel
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