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" Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the brook pursues its way, And tinkling... "
Outre-mer: a pilgrimage beyond the sea - Page 82
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1835
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Complete ed

1865
...not decay ; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless few ; Fiction entices...
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Our life illustrated by pen and pencil [an anthology].

1865
...plenty crown'd ! But time, that should enrich the nobler mind, Neglected, leaves a dreary waste behind. OUR lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed, boundless sea, The silent grave ! LIFE COMPARED TO A RIVER. Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1867 - 624 pages
...decay; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told They pass away. (iur lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...Roll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. Thy pilgrimage begins in tears, And ends in bitter doubts and fears, Or dark despair; Midway so many...
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The Church book, compiled by R. Ainslie, for the use of Christ church, New ...

Church book - 1867
...is done : And did we judge of time aright, The past and future in their flight Would be as one. 0ur lives are rivers gliding free To that unfathomed,...silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast Koll, to be swallowed up and lost In one dark wave. This world is but the rugged road Which leads us...
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The Churchman's shilling magazine and family treasury, conducted ..., Volume 30

Robert Hall Baynes
...repugnant to our Art instincts as it is still more to be condemned by a higher sentiment. The place where " All are equal side by side ; The poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still," should show no evidence of exclusive social position, and if true Art and good taste were observed...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Quotations - 1867 - 715 pages
...sweetly sleep Low in the ground. Jamee Montgomery. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathom'd, boundless sea, The silent grave ! Thither all earthly pomp and boast .Roll, to be swallow d up and lost GRAVE — continued. I like that ancient Saxon phrase which calls The burial-ground,...
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The poetical works of H.W. Longfellow, illustr. by F. Gilbert

1868
...nnfathonied, honndless sea, The silent grave! Thither all earthiy pomp and hoast lloll, to he swallowсd np and lost In one dark wave. Thither the mighty torrents stray, Thither the hrook pnrsnes its way, And tinkling rill. There nil are eqnal. Side hy side The poor man and the son...
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Occasional sermons preached at St. Paul's, Rusthall

1869
...only one book, and at one place we read— " Our lives are rivers, rolling free To that unfathom'd, boundless sea, The silent grave. Thither all earthly pomp and boast Roll, to be swallow'd up and lost In one dark wave." Turning over the leaves, in another place we come upon—...
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Epitaphs, collected by H. L. S. and L. S. M., arranged and ed. by G. B. Chaloner

G B Chaloner, H L S - 1869
...each grace to perfect beauty rise, And bud with glory when it breathes the skies. B. MONTGOMERY. B lives are rivers, gliding free, To that unfathomed boundless sea, The silent grave. LONGFELLOW. I./7AN storied urn, or animated bust "ftg Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath?...
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The poetical works of Henry W. Longfellow, ed. with a critical memoir by W.M ...

William Michael Rossetti - 1870
...not decay; Fleeting as were the dreams of old, Remembered like a tale that's told, They pass away. Our lives are rivers, gliding free To that unfathomed,...poor man and the son of pride Lie calm and still. I will not here invoke the throng Of orators and sons of song, The deathless few ; Fiction entices...
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