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" But the sufficiency of Christian immortality frustrates all earthly glory, and the quality of either state after death, makes a folly of posthumous memory. God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or... "
Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes. Authors, 544 ... - Page 343
by Samuel Austin Allibone - 1880 - 752 pages
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The American Monthly Magazine, Volume 1; Volume 7

American literature - 1836
...words, that " there is nothing strictly immortal but immortality." But, mortal, be not discouraged. "Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes and pompous...lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infancy of hia nature." Indeed, the last chapter of the Urn burial, (from whichlhe above extracts are...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 64

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1837
...death makes a ' folly of posthumous memory. God who can only destroy our ' souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies ' or names...much of chance that the boldest expectants have found un . ' happy frustration, and to hold long subsistence seems but a ' scape ia oblivion. But man is...
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Cemetery interment

George Collison (solicitor.) - 1840
...after death, makes a folly of posthumous memory. God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names, hath...ceremonies of bravery, in the infamy of his nature. Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us. A small fire sufficeth for life, great...
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The Table Talker: Or, Brief Essays on Society and Literature, Volume 2

Johnstone - Table-talk - 1840
...God, who only can destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or our names, hath directly promised no duration. Wherein...ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of his nature." has published, it is fair to add, that they contain some translations from Plato written with much...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of Sir Edward Lytton, Volume 2

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - 1841
...after death makes a folly of posthumous memory. God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath...lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infamyf of his nature." No one can read this beautiful passage without being deeply impressed with...
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Religio Medici: To which is Added Hydriotaphia, Or Urn-burial; a Discourse ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1841 - 266 pages
...after death, makes a folly of posthumous memory. God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath...solemnizing nativities and deaths with equal lustre, nor omiting ceremonies of bravery, in the infamy of his nature. Life is a pure flame, and we live by an...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...promised no duration ; wherein there is so mach of chance, that the boldest expectants have f -unj mire them, and wise men use them ; for they teach...; but that is a wisdom without them, and above tb :rare, solemnising nativities and deaths with equal lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 88

1866
...earthly glory, and the quality of either state after death makes a folly of posthumous memory, — yet man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous...with equal lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery even in the infamy of his nature." Two mighty pens — the one in the hand of Edmund Burke, the other...
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Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth

William Hazlitt - English drama - 1845 - 218 pages
...God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or namesy hath directly promised no duration. Wherein there...ceremonies of bravery, in the infamy of his nature. of funeral laws found the folly of prodigal blazes, and reduced undoing fires unto the rule of sober...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1847
...after death, makes a folly of posthumous memory. God who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath...ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of his nature *. Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us. A small fire sufficeth for life,...
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