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" Look not mournfully into the past: it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present: it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future, without fear, and with a manly heart. "
The prose works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Page 224
by Henry Wadsworth [prose] Longfellow - 1861
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The Homilist; or, The pulpit for the people, conducted by D. Thomas. Vol. 1 ...

David Thomas - 1877
...to heart the words of the Transatlantic poet, " Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go...shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart." II. THAT THE VENGEANCE OF GOD SOONER OK LATER COMES UPON THE UNWORTHY. We may see the wicked apparently...
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The Christian Review, Volume 7

Baptists - 1842
...touched my heart with a power that is almost wild. ' Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the present. It is thine. Go...shadowy future, without fear, and with a manly heart' " Thus did he go forth to meet the future ; and instead of yielding to dejection, knew well how to...
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American ...

Edward Hirsh - Biography & Autobiography - 1964 - 48 pages
Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible to scholars, students, researchers, and general readers. Rich with ...
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Improvement Era, Volume 3, Issue 1

1900 - 1146 pages
...the future laboring diligently for the right. Look not mournfully into the past; it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present; it is thine. Go...shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart. I commend my readers to learn by heart and put in practice the inspiring poem by Longfellow, "The Psalm...
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The Bankers' Magazine, Volume 39

Banks and banking - 1880
...whole, I am inclined to say with Longfellow : " Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again ; wisely improve the present it is thine....shadowy- future without fear, and with a manly heart." SUMMARY OP THE NATIONAL BANK ACT OF THE UNITED STATES. THE January number of this Magazine contained...
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Excelsior: Journals of the Hutchinson Family Singers, 1842-1846

Hutchinson Family (Singers) - Music - 1989 - 467 pages
...Hanover Square Rooms. "From "Hyperion" (1839): "Look not mournfully into the Past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the Present. It is thine. Go...shadowy future, without fear, and with a manly heart." 31Likely this was Charles William Aldridge, a London ironmonger, who had been a fellow-passenger. 32John...
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Hope and Dignity: Older Black Women of the South

Emily Herring Wilson - Social Science - 1992 - 224 pages
...knows and loves is from Longfellow's Hyperion: "Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the Present. It is thine. Go...shadowy Future, without fear, and with a manly heart." Anna Lee McKenzie. Southport, North Carolina. Born in 1894, Mrs. McKenzie has lived all her life on...
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Framing History: The Rosenberg Story and the Cold War

Virginia Carmichael - Social Science - 1993 - 299 pages
...skirts, and pushed his knee into her crotch. Some argument" (104). Uncle Sam admonishes his audience to "Go forth to meet the shadowy future, without fear, and with a manly heart on," his masculist dogma operating to organize data and human behavior into what is best for him: "It...
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Lincoln in American Memory

Merrill D. Peterson Professor of History University of Virginia (Emeritus) - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 496 pages
...our trust in God, and go forward without fear, and with manly hearts," which compares to the poet's "Go forth to meet the Shadowy Future without fear, and with a manly heart" a transcription so literal, Schuyler thought, as to be beyond the reproach of plagiarism. "Lincoln's...
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The Courtship of Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain

Susan K. Harris - Biography & Autobiography - 1996 - 202 pages
...passage speaks direcdy to her, counseling her to "Look not mournfully into the Past," but rather to "improve the Present; it is thine - Go forth to meet the shadowy Future without fear, and with a brave and manly heart" (19). As with many of the passages Langdon copied, here the reader the text...
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