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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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The Congregational Quarterly, Volume 6

Joseph Sylvester Clark, Henry Martyn Dexter, Alonzo Hall Quint, Isaac Pendleton Langworthy, Christopher Cushing, Samuel Burnham - Congregational churches - 1864
...long as dayes (hall bee. LINES FOUND IN SIR WALTER RALEIGH'S BIBLE. KVEN such It 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 1 But from this earth, this grave, this dust, The Lord shall raise me up, [ trust. •Reprinted, by...
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Curiosities of Literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - Literature - 1864
...being short, the most appropriate may be repeated. " Even such is Time, that takes on trnst Our yonth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us but with age...wandered all our ways. Shuts up the story of our days ! " He has added two other lines expressive of his trust in his insurrection. Their authenticity is...
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English Sacred Poetry of the Olden Time

Lewis Borrett White - English poetry - 1864 - 190 pages
...to Thee I only live. LINES WRITTEN THE NIGHT BEFORE HIS EXECUTION. E'EN 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, ! J When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. But from this earth, this grave,...
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Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek verse, by ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1866
...Xapircoy. SIMMIAS 39 RESURCAM— WRITTEN THE NIGHT BEFORE HIS DEATH 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 \V. RALEIGH 40 A SIMILE FADE, flowers, fade; nature will have it so; 'tis but what we must in our...
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Post-structuralist Readings of English Poetry

C. Norris Machin - Literary Criticism - 1987 - 406 pages
...supplying the closure for all our stories: Oh, cruel time! which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who...wandered all our ways Shuts up the story of our days. "Shuts up the story of our days" - an echo of "Time drives the flock from field to fold" in "The Nymph's...
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English Renaissance Poetry: a Collection of Shorter Poems from Skelton To ...

English poetry - 1963 - 358 pages
...wit, And dries all wantonness with it. O cruel Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. THE LIE Go, Soul, the body's guest, Upon a thankless arrant: Fear not to touch the best; The truth...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...MADE THE NIGHT BEFORE HIS BEHEADING Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have. And pays us but with age and dust; Who...wandered all our ways. Shuts up the story of our days: And from which earth, and grave, and dust. The Lord shall raise me up, I trust. Mary Sidney Herbert,...
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America's God and Country: Encyclopedia of Quotations

William J. Federer, William Joseph Federer - Literary Collections - 1994 - 845 pages
...at Westminster after his death, Sir Walter Raleigh left this version of his earlier poem: Even such is time, that takes in trust Our youth, our joys,...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. And from which earth, and grave, and dust, The Lord shall raise me up, I trust.2 SamueCjacfa<m%pnda([(l828-l89Q),...
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Using English from Conversation to Canon

Janet Maybin, Neil Mercer - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 326 pages
...elbows are only glued together. 4 Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days; And from which earth and grave and dust, The Lord shall raise me up I trust. 5 Letting rip a fart It...
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The Priceless Jewel

Sangharakshita - Buddhism - 1993 - 224 pages
...written on the eve of his execution: Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who...wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. After a brief interval came the lines in which the young Milton gives touching expression to the mingled...
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