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" Like to the falling of a star; Or as the flights of eagles are; Or like the fresh spring's gaudy hue; Or silver drops of morning dew; Or like a wind that chafes the flood; Or bubbles which on water stood; Even such is man, whose borrowed light Is straight... "
Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: Delivered at ... - Page 226
by William Hazlitt - 1821 - 356 pages
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The Christian Observer, Volume 27

Religion - 1828
...move To die for me!" pp. 115, 120. " From Poems, by Francis Beaumont. Gent. 1616. On the Lye of Man. " Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...hue, Or silver drops of morning dew, Or like a wind which chafes the flood, Or bubbles that on water stood : EV'II such is mart, whose borrow'd light Is...
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Extracts from ancient and modern authors, arranged so as to form a history ...

Extracts - History - 1828 - 80 pages
...what an atom is, or the meanest part of the dust of this vast creation, which God has made. Dr. Walls. Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...spring's gaudy hue, Or silver drops of morning dew; Or liks a wind that chaf-d the flood, Or bubbles that on water stood : E'en such is man, whose borrow'd...
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The Sacred Lyre: Comprising Poems, Devotional, Moral and Preceptive ...

Christian poetry, English - 1828 - 360 pages
...light ne'er seen before, As fancy never could have drawn, And never can restore ! WOLFK. SIC VITA. LIEE to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of eagles are ; Or like the tV.--.Ii spring's gaudy hue, Or silver drops of morning dew; Or like a wind that chafes the flood,...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1828
...To die for me!" pp. 115, 120. " From Poems, by Francis Beaumont, tient. 1615. On the Life of Man. " Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of eagles aie ; Or like the fresh spring's gaudy hue, Or silver drops of morning dew, Or like a wind which chafes...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 3

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...secrets to a man, from whom we think any one single circumstance is to be concealed. — Bruyere. DXCIX. Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...chafes the flood, Or bubbles which on water stood : Ev'n such is man, whose borrow'd light Is straight callM in, and paid to-night. The wind blows out,...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - History - 1829
...secrets to a man, from whom we think any one single circumstance is to be concealed.—Bruyere. DXCIX. Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...chafes the flood, Or bubbles which on water stood: Is straight call'd in, and paid to-night Kv'n such is man, whose borrow'd light The wind blows out,...
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The second reader, or Juvenile companion

John Lauris Blake - Readers and speakers - 1833 - 260 pages
...me, I have a mind free from self-reproach, and I have an honest fame." LESSON SIXTEENTH. So is Life. Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...bubbles which on water stood — Even such is man, whose borrowed light Is straight called in, and paid to-night. The winds blow out, the bubble dies ; The...
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The second reader, or juvenile companion

John Lauris Blake - 1833
...me, I have a mind free from self-reproach, and I have an honest fame." LESSON SIXTEENTH. So is Life. Like to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...flood, Or bubbles which on water stood— Even such is mau, whose borrowed light Is straight called in, and paid to-night. The winds blow out, the bubble...
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The Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Matthew Henry: Containing in ..., Volume 1

Matthew Henry - Dissenters, Religious - 1833 - 1419 pages
...taved in c/iildjiearing, if they continue i» faite, and charity, and holinftt, with tobriety. i " bike to the falling of a star Or as the flights of eagles are ; am old, but I never yet saw it in vain to seek God, and /<> hope in him. At another time he thus...
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Sacred Classics, Or, Cabinet Library of Divinity, Volume 21

Richard Cattermole, Henry Stebbing - Christianity - 1835
...crime,) I am content to live Divided, with but half a heart, Till we shall meet and never part. LIFE. LIKE to the falling of a star, Or as the flights of...whose borrow'd light Is straight call'd in, and paid to-night. The wind blows out ; the bubble dies ; The spring entomb'd in autumn lies ; The dew dries...
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