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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
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Wildflower

Frederick William Robinson - English fiction - 1858 - 206 pages
...thou dost suspect there's something wrong." Msa. HANNAH MOKE'S ' " Even such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our Joys, our all we have. And pays...we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story ofour days." SlK \V A'.TKH RlLHGH. PMOT." Act L Sc-ene I. CHAPTER I. TOWH. Two years since Avice Hern...
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Curiosities of Literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - English literature - 1859
...his death, which being short, the most appropriate may be repeated. 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 ! He has added two other lines expressive of his trust in his resurrection. Their authenticity is confirmed...
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The works of Isaac Disraeli (ed. by B. Disraeli).

Isaac Disraeli - 1859
...his death, which being short, the most appropriate may be repeated. 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 ! He has added two other lines expressive of his trust in his resurrection. Their authenticity is confirmed...
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First period. Second period. From Spenser to Dryden

George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1860
...sixtyfifth year. He had the night before composed the following verse : — 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 wander'd allour ways, Shuts up the story of our daya.' Thus perished Sir Walter Raleigh. There has...
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Men of deed and daring

Edward N. Marks - 1861
...of his attendants the following lines, for his own epitaph : — " Even such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...with age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, HIS EXECUTION. When we have wander'd all 'our ways, Shuts up the story of our days ! But from this...
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A manual of English literature

Thomas Arnold - 1862
...wrote his own epitaph in these few pious and feeh'ng lines : ' — ." Even such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays...days ! But from this earth, this grave, this dust, The Lord shall raise me up, I trust ! " Lycidas was written by Milton to commemorate the death of a...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 126

1862
...— on that night he penned the wellknown vanitas vanitatum stanza : 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. ' Men, Women, and Bookę, vol. i . p. 296 sy. AMERICAN CAVALIERS AND CREOLE ADVOCATES. WHILE the governments...
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Half-hours with our sacred poets [an anthology] ed. by A.H. Grant

Half hours - 1863
...such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us but with Earth and Dust ; Who, in the dark and silent Grave, When...Grave, this Dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust ! NICHOLAS BRETON. (1555-1624.) A BARE catalogue of the miscellaneous productions of this prolific...
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The English Nation; Or, A History of England in the Lives of ..., Volume 2

George Godfrey Cunningham - Great Britain - 1863
...edition of his works : Even such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we bare, And pays us but with age and dust . Who in the dark...we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story or our days I But from this earth, this grave, this dust, The Lord shall raise mo up, I trust. The...
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Curiosities of Literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - Authors - 1863
...Even such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us but \vith age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, When...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days ! He has added two other lines expressive of his trust in his resurrection. Their authenticity is confirmed...
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