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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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Lord Lytton's Miscellaneous Works, Volume 9

1875
...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...splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave, solemnizing * Upon this profanation of applying mummies " to *iase medical uses,' the author has a similar idea,...
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The Romance of Biography: Chapters on the Strange and Wonderful in Human Life

Edwin Paxton Hood - Biography as a literary form - 1876 - 383 pages
...the registry of God, not in the record of man. There is nothing strictly immortal but immortality ! But man is a noble animal — splendid in ashes, and...nativities and deaths, with equal lustre ; nor omitting the ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of his nature." Biography presents many instances for the consolation...
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Lectures on the Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: And Characters of ...

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1878 - 515 pages
...memory. God, who <-an only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, eithei 01 our bod1es or names hath directly promised no duration. Wherein...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 sufflceth for life,...
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Classical English Reader: Selections from Standard Authors. With Explanatory ...

Henry Norman Hudson - Readers - 1878 - 452 pages
...and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath directly promised no duration. But man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and...deaths with equal lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery1 in the infamy 2 of his nature. 6 Callosity is callousness, — a thickening and hardening...
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Lancashire and Chesire historical & genealogical notes, ed. by J. Rose ...

Lancashire historical notes - 1879
...grandfather came' about the beginning of the reign of Queen Elizabeth. " — Life, p. ii. them : " Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous...nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of bis nature."' (Hydriotaphia, cap. v.) Very many of Ryley"a certificates from 1634 to 1040, are in the...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 3

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1879
...death makes a folly of posthumous memory. *>,i,l, who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names hath...of chance, that the boldest expectants have found nnhappy frustration, and to hold long subsistence seems but a scape in oblivion. But man is a noble...
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The handbook of specimens of English literature, selected by J. Angus

Joseph Angus - 1880
...rt82.] SIR THOMAS BROWNE. 211 and hath assured our resurrection, either of our bodies or names bath directly promised no duration. Wherein there is so...hold long subsistence seems but a scape in oblivion. Bat man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompons in the grave, solemnizing nativities and...
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Ideals of Life, Or, Wisdom of the Ages: A Series of Wholesome, Practical ...

Osgood Eaton Fuller - Conduct of life - 1881 - 600 pages
...essence that cannot destroy itself, and the highest strain of omnipotency to be so powerfully constituted as not to suffer even from the power of itself: all...and pompous in the grave, solemnizing nativities and death with equal lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infamy of his nature. — SIR THOMAS...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

English essays - 1881 - 536 pages
...after death, makes a folly of posthumous memory. God who can only destroy our souls, and hath assured lying by solemnising nativities and deaths with equal lustre, nor omitting ceremonies of bravery in the infamy...
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Religio Medici, Hydriotaphia, and the Letter to a Friend

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1882 - 196 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...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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