Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 61 - 70 of 183 on Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering....  Take our survey New!
" Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering 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 poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ... - Page 243
by Alexander Pope - 1839
Full view - About this book

A brother's gift to a sister [an anthology in prose and verse] ed. by R.D ...

Robert Daly Walker - 1838
...writers. Homer has made the comparison; which is thus translated by Pope: " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering...fall successive, and successive rise. So generations on their course decay, So flourish these, when those are passed away." Leaves resemble man in their...
Full view - About this book

The Churchman; a monthly magazine in defence of the venerable Church and ...

1839
...of mankind : " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found ; Now green in youth, now with'riug on the ground : Another race the following spring...So generations, in their course decay, So .flourish those, when these are pass'd away." The autumnal tint occasioned by the loss of verdure, together with...
Full view - About this book

Sacred philosophy of the seasons: illustratring the perfections of ..., Volume 4

Henry Duncan - Natural theology - 1839
...leaves on trees,' says the first and greatest of all uninspired writers,* " ' Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering...their course decay, So flourish these when those are passed away.' "t The sentiment of melancholy which the closing weeks of autumn thus forcibly impress...
Full view - About this book

The Churchman, a Magazine in Defence of the Church and Constitution

1839
...mankind : " 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...So generations, in their course decay, So flourish those, when tbese are pass'd away." The autumnal tint occasioned by the loss of verdure, together with...
Full view - About this book

The history of Rowley: anciently including Bradford, Boxford, and Georgetown ...

Thomas Gage, James Bradford - Rowley (Mass. : Town) - 1840 - 483 pages
...about 62 years. '* Like leaves on treea the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now with'ring on the ground, Another race the following spring supplies,...their course decay: So flourish these, when those are past away." POPE. "It's not the whole of life to live, Nor all of death to die." A GENEALOGICAL...
Full view - About this book

A key to the symbolical language of Scripture: by which numerous passages ...

Thomas Wemyss, Charles Daubuz - Social Science - 1840 - 512 pages
...analogy, since both serve for a covering. Homer beautifully compares the human race to leaves, 11.6, 146: Another race the following spring supplies, They fall...their course decay, So flourish these, when those are past away. POPE. Job, deprecating the divine inflictions, uses the same simile, xiii. 25, " Wilt thou...
Full view - About this book

A KEY TO THE SYMBOLICAL LANGUAGE OF SCRIPTURE

THOMAS WEMYSS - 1840
...since both serve for a covering. Homer beautifully compare's the human race to leaves, II. 6, 146: Another race the following spring supplies, They fall...their course decay, So flourish these, when those are past away. POPE. Job, deprecating the divine inflictions, uses the same simile, xiii. 25, " Wilt thou...
Full view - About this book

The History of Rowley: Anciently Including Bradford, Boxford, and Georgetown ...

Thomas Gage, James Bradford - Rowley (Mass. : Town) - 1840 - 483 pages
...about 62 years. " Like leaves on trees the race of man in found, Now green in youth, now with'ring on the ground, Another race the following spring supplies,...So generations in their course decay : So flourish those, when those are past away." Porz. " It 's not the whole of life to live, Nor all of death...
Full view - About this book

The year book of daily recreation and information: concerning remarkable men ...

William Hone - Reference - 1841
...says the first and the greatest of all uninspired writers, Like leaves on trees the race of man U found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground...decay ; So flourish these, when those are pass'd away j* a simile which, as originating in the sympathies of our common nature, has found an echo in the...
Full view - About this book

The school reader: Fourth book. Containing instructions in the elementary ...

Charles Walton Sanders - Readers - 1842 - 304 pages
...so hot, That it doth singe yourself. Succession of Human Beings. 5. Like leaves on trees, the life of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering...their course decay; So flourish these, when those have passed away. The Acquisition of Knowledge. 6. As up the tower of knowledge slow we rise, How wide...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF