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" Like Leaves on Trees the Race of Man is found, Now green in Youth, now with'ring on the Ground, Another Race the following Spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive rise; So Generations in their Course decay, So flourish these, when those... "
The works of Philo Judaeus, the contemporary of Josephus - Page 206
by Philo (of Alexandria) - 1855
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The Visitor: Or, Monthly Instructor

Religion - 1840
...form from our plantations, because it reminds us of the traasient nature of all terrestrial charms ? " Like leaves on trees, the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground ;" but the brightest and the fairest arc ever the first to fade before the chill storms of affliction,...
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The poetical works of ... George Crabbe, with his letters and journals, and ...

George Crabbe - 1840
...vows to seal, Ere I again, or one like me, explore These simple Annals of the VILLAGE POOR. (-) (1) [" Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground," &c. — POPE'S Homer.] (S) [" On the whole, the Parish Register deserves very superior commendation,...
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The Wesleyan methodist association magazine, Volume 5

1842
...grave that receives all—the grave that is never satisfied, and that never says, It is enough : thus, Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...withering on the ground. Another race the following age supplies; They fall successive, and successive rise : So generations in their course decay ; So...
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The Honey Bee: Its Natural History, Physiology, and Management

Edward Bevan - Bee culture - 1843 - 119 pages
...expect to unlock this curious arcanum in natural history." " Like leaves on trees the race ' of bees' is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground ; Another race the spring' or fall' supplies, They droop successive and successive rise." The several members of a hive...
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Short Patent Sermons, Volume 1

Elbridge Gerry Paige - American essays - 1845
...yourselves and for the mass in the end. Verily it is so. So mote it be! THE MORTALITY OP MAN. TEXT. — Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now stithering on the ground. MY HEARERS — man is composed olas perishable material as the mushroom that...
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The Practice of Angling: Particularly as Regards Ireland, Volume 1

O'Gorman, Henry Corbet - Fishing - 1845
...be swept off some fine day and this pretty little globe peopled with a different race of beings. " Like leaves on trees, the race of man is found, Now green on high, now withering on the gronnd ; Another race the following spring supplies, Now fall successive,...
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The New Pictorial & Illustrated Family Magazine, Established for ..., Volume 3

1846
...succession of springing and falling leaves, an apt comparison for the fugitive races of men: — " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now witheriug on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive, and successive...
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English Grammar: Style, Rhetoric, and Poetry ; to which are Added ...

Richard Hiley - English language - 1846 - 271 pages
...also industrious." Atone time—at another time, are sometimes elegantly expressed by now—now; as, " Like leaves on trees, the race of man is found, Now green in youth, note withering on the ground." Here—there ; as, " Here plenty, there want." In one place—in another...
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The life and poetical works of the Rev. George Crabbe

George Crabbe - Literary Criticism - 1847 - 587 pages
...Such was the doctrine our young prophet taught ; 4 And here conviction, there confusion wrought ; [" Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground," &c. POPE'S Homer.} [" On the whole, the Parish Register deserves very sii•rior commendation, as well...
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Orthophony; Or, The Cultivation of the Voice, in Elocution: A Manual of ...

James Edward Murdoch, James Rush, George James Webb - Elocution - 1847 - 300 pages
...is like the passing flower, That springs | to fall, and blossoms | but to die." Heroic Verse: — " Like leaves on trees | the race of man | is found...| green in youth, now | withering on the ground." Octosyllabic Verse: — " The spacious firmament | on high, With all the blue ethereal sky, And spangled...
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