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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 Indian Races of America: Comprising a General View (historical ...

Charles De Wolf Brownell - Indians - 1855 - 640 pages
...INDIANS SOME OF THEIR GENERAL CUSTOMS AND PECULIARITIES. On) *Ep ipuXX'-Jv yvsj. rai.rjSi xai avJpuv. "Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground; Anolher race the following spring supplies." Iliad. IT were far easier to foretell the period when...
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The World of Proverb and Parable: With Illustrations from History, Biography ...

Edwin Paxton Hood - Proverbs - 1885 - 563 pages
...do fade as a leaf," finding a truly beautiful paraphrase for his words in the English of Pope " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...youth, now withering on the ground ; Another race, another spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive rise ; So generations in their course...
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Buckinghamshire: A History of Aylesbury with Its Borough and Hundreds, the ...

Robert Gibbs (of Aylesbury, Eng.) - Aylesbury (England) - 1885 - 688 pages
...Hundreds'' is superseded by that of "Mid Bucks, or the Aylesbury Division of the County of Bucks." FINIS " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground j Another race the following spring supplies j They fall successive, and successive rise : So generations...
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The Wanderings of Plants and Animals from Their First Home

Victor Hehn - Biogeography - 1885 - 523 pages
...and others grow again ; so it is with the people, some die and some are born." Homer, IL 6, 181 : " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth. now shed (x0 upon the ground ; Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive. and...
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... Annual Report of the State Board of Agriculture, Made to the ..., Volume 1

Rhode Island. State Board of Agriculture - Agriculture - 1886
...the life of the bee like that of a populous city " Though 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." Here you might properly ask how...
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The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius

Marcus Aurelius (Emperor of Rome) - Ethics - 1887 - 212 pages
...common cordial will keep up such a man's spirits and expel fear from his heart. For instance " As leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground." So your children are but leaves. Leaves, too, are the echoes of praise, and censure, and silent blame,...
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Order of Exercises in Elocution: Given at the Cook County Normal School

Frank Stuart Parker - Elocution - 1887 - 147 pages
...cnildren, and lovely are the prints of thy footsteps in the green valleys. 2. Like leaves on trees the life of man is found; Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. 3. What wak'st thou, Spring? Sweet voices in the woods, And reed-like echoes, that have long been mute....
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A Hand-book of English Literature: Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - American literature - 1889 - 608 pages
...the Hebrew." . . . And so it was that Homer, apropos of I do not know what, sang in a sad tone, "Like leaves on trees the race of man is found. Now...withering on the ground ; Another race the following spr1ng supplies ; They fall successive, and successive rise. So generations in their course decay,...
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The History of Sudbury, Massachusetts. 1638-1889

Alfred Sereno Hudson - Sudbury (Mass.) - 1889 - 660 pages
...unchanged, but a race has vanished, and the customs, language, and life of another race is here. " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...green in youth, now withering on the ground; Another spring another race supplies, These fall successive, and successive rise. So generations in their course...
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Our Thrones and Crowns: Or: The Golden Way to the Highest Attainments. A ...

James Henry Potts - Philosophy and religion - 1889 - 606 pages
...life will in its turn be quenched, and its generation pass away. From the Greek of Homer we read : " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground ; So generations in their course decay, So perish these, when those have passed away." But Arthur Cleveland...
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