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" EVEN such is time, that takes in trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days ; But from this earth, this grave, this... "
Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ... - Page 26
by John Bartlett - 1903 - 1158 pages
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Lives of the illustrious. The Biographical magazine [ed. by J.P. Edwards].

Biographical magazine - 1853
...his death were found these verses, written the night before : — " Even such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...dark and silent grave. When we have wandered all our waya, Shuts up the atory of our days." There are no details to supply a delineation of Raleigh's daily...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 33

1853
...BY SIR WALTER RALEIGH IN HIS BIBLE BEFORE ASCENDING THE SCAFFOLD. EVEN such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...dust; Who, in the dark and silent grave, When we have wnnder'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days : But from this earth, this grave, this dust,...
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Our native land, or, Scenes and sketches from British history, by the author ...

British history - 1855
...They will show you that he was a poet as well as a fine prose writer. Ev'n such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust. And now I must tell you a little about the family of James, and his domestic history. His wife was...
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The American Fugitive in Europe: Sketches of Places and People Abroad

William Wells Brown - African Americans - 1855 - 315 pages
...himself a short time before his death : " Even such is Time, that takes on trust, Our youth, our joy, our all we have, And pays us but with age and dust...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days." f Spears, battle-axes, pikes, helmets, targets, -bows and arrows, and many instruments of torture,...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 576 pages
...sweet inn from paine and wearisome tormoyle. Speаser's Fairy Queen. Even sueh is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wander'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days ! But from this earth, this grave, this dust,...
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The cabinet history of England, an abridgment of the chapters entitled ...

Charles MacFarlane - 1855
...universal Raleigh, who was then in the sixty-seventh year of his age:— " Even such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have And pays...: Who, in the dark and silent grave, When we have wander'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days."* King James made a merit of this execution...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 570 pages
...wo have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wander'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days ! But...grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust ! Sir W. Raleigh. Fade, flowers ! fade : nature will have it so; Т is what we must in our autumn do...
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Laconics, Or The Best Words of the Best Authors

1856
...communicated in any age since the Apostles' time. — Clarendon. CCCCXII. Even such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up I trust ? Sir W. Raleigh — written the night before his death. CCCCXIII. The reason why commonly, I soon...
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Salad for the social: by the author of 'Salad for the solitary'.

Frederick Saunders - 1856 - 358 pages
...— the young, the refined and the vulgar, the good and the bad. " Even such is Time that takes on trust, Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days."* The earliest expedient for reckoning time seems to have been the sun-dial. Allusion to its use is to...
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Salad for the Social

1856
...— the young, the refined and the vulgar, the good and the bad. " Even such is Time that takes on trust, Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days."* The earliest expedient for reckoning time seems to have been the sun-dial. Allusion to its use is to...
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