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" Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant ! Let the dead Past bury its dead ! Act, — act in the living Present ! Heart within, and God o'erhead... "
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction - Page 136
1844
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The Tract magazine; or, Christian miscellany. [Continued as] The Tract ...

Tract magazine - History - 1824
...sympathies would lead us to help any in trouble ; for if we do, our generous impulses may come too late. " Act — act in the living present, Heart within and God o'erhead. Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And departing leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time." HWP...
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Lectures on the Sphere and Duties of Woman: And Other Subjects

George Washington Burnap - Women - 1841 - 272 pages
...good or ill of all. It should ever be our motto, "Trust no future howe'er pleasant. Let the dead past bury its dead, Act, act in the living present, Heart within and God o'er head." LECTURE VI. ON THE MORAL USES OF POETRY. I HAVE been detained much longer than I anticipated...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1842
...dumb, driven cattle! Be a hero in the strife ! Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant ! Let the (lead Past bury its dead ! Act, — act in the living Present...and GoD o'erhead ! Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time ; Footprints...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: With an Historical Introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1842 - 468 pages
...dumb, driven cattle! Be a hero in the strife ! Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant ! Let the dead Past bury its dead ! Act, — act in the living Present...and GOD o'erhead ! Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time ; Footprints,...
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The Southern literary messenger

1842
...drums, are beating Funeral marches to the grave. Trust no future, howe'er pleasant ! Let the dead-past bury its dead! Act — act in the living Present ! Heart within, and God o'erhead !" We only wish that our space permitted us to gi»e th'e whole ; since it is one of the richest legacies...
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Voices of the Night

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1843 - 142 pages
...dumb, driven cattle ! Be a hero in the strife ! Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant ! Let the dead Past bury its dead ! Act, — act in the living Present...departing, leave behind us Footsteps on the sands of tune ; Footprints, that perhaps another, Sailing o'er life's solemn main, A forlorn and shipwrecked...
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Readings in American Poetry

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 264 pages
...dumb, driven cattle ! Be a hero in the strife ! Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant ! Let the dead Past bury its dead ! Act, — act in the living Present...and GOD o'erhead ! Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time ; Footprints,...
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Gems from the American Poets: With Brief Biographical Notices

Gift books - 1844 - 120 pages
...dumb, driven cattle ! Be a hero in the strife ! Trust no Future, howe'cr pleasant! Let the dead Past bury its dead ! Act, — act in the living Present!...and GOD o'erhead! Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time ; Footprints,...
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The Illustrated Book of Christian Ballads and Other Poems

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Religious poetry, English - 1844 - 164 pages
...a hero in the strife ! PSALM OF LIFE. Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant! Let the dead Past buryits dead ! Act, — act in the living Present ! Heart...and God o'erhead ! Lives of great men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time ; Footprints,...
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The Universalist Quarterly and General Review, Volume 2

Universalism - 1845
...been so earnestly expressed by our best poet ; "Trust no Future, howe'er pleasant, Let the dead Past bury its dead ; Act, — act, in the living Present, Heart within, and God o'erhead ;" and because she delights in no dark picture, for the sake of that darkness. It is either to show...
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