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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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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...after i death makes a folly of posthumous memory. God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured ou : if not, Faustus is gone to hell. Schulars. Faustus,...one bare hour to live, And then thou must be damn'd ргате, solemnising nativities and deaths with equal lu~tre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery...
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The Freemasons' quarterly (magazine and) review [afterw.] The Freemasons ...

Freemasons' magazine - 1848 - 14 pages
...have found unhappy frustration, and to hold long subsistence seems but a scape^in oblivion. Bnt'man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous...nativities and deaths with [equal lustre, nor omitting' ceremonies^of bravery in the infamy of his nature. — Sir T. Browne. FLATTERY SOMETIMES SERVICEABLE....
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1849
...resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath Jirectly promised no duration ; wherein there ¡9 tess of Richmond (mother of Henry VIL), whose chaplain he had been. In it he presents solemnising nativities and deaths with equal lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infamy...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1874
...individuals hope for immortality, or any patent from oblivion, in preservations below the moon. . . . . Wherein there is so much of chance, that the boldest...in oblivion. But man is a noble animal, splendid in »shes, and pompous in the grave, solemnizing nativities and deaths with equal lustre, nor omitting...
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Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth

William Hazlitt - English drama - 1849 - 218 pages
...of posthumous memory. God, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, cither of our bodies or names, hath directly promised no...frustration ; and to hold long subsistence, seems but a scaps in oblivion. But man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave, solemnizing...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath airectly d than to God's glory, by the honour and instruction of my country. For which cause, scupe in oblivion. But man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave, solemnising...
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The Monthly Christian spectator, Volume 9

1859
...all earthly glory, and the quality of either state after death makes a folly of posthumous memory. But man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and...ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of his nature. Enoch and Elias, without either tomb or burial, in an anomalous state of being, are the great examples...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 24

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1851
...writer, which our yesterday's vibit has recalled to my memory. Sir Thomas Brown says, ' Man is a nobk' animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave...equal lustre — nor omitting ceremonies of bravery even in the infamy of his nature.' " The count replied to my quotation, — " How universal is this...
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The Works of Sir Thomas Browne: Hydriotaphia. Brampton urns. A letter to a ...

Sir Thomas Browne - 1852
...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. 3 Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us. A small fire sufficeth for life,...
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Sir Thomas Browne's works, ed. by S. Wilkin

sir Thomas Browne - 1852
...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...omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of his nature.3 Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us. A small fire suffieeth for...
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