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" Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground; Another race the following spring supplies; They fall successive, and successive rise: So generations in their course decay; So flourish these, when those... "
A Manual of Anthropology: Or, Science of Man, Based on Modern Research - Page 233
by Charles Bray - 1871 - 358 lehte
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A collection of interesting and instructive lessons, intended as a sequel to ...

James Campbell (teacher of English.) - 1832
...man. This quick succession of springing and falling leaves has been thus beautifully applied by Homer: Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...successive rise; So generations in their course decay, So flourish these, when those are pass'd away. The loss of verdure, together with the shortened day, the...
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The year book of daily recreation and information

William Hone - 1832
...destiny of man. Like leaves on trees, — says the first and the greatest of all uninspired writers, — Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...successive rise : So generations in their course decay ; So flourish these, when those arc pass'd »way ;* a simile which, as originating in the sympathies of...
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Three Prophets of Religious Liberalism: Channing, Emerson, Parker

Conrad Edick Wright - 1986 - 152 lehte
...doctrines are fleeting as the leaves on the trees. They "Are found Now green in youth, now withered on the ground; Another race the following spring supplies; They fall successive and successive rise." Like the clouds of the sky, they are here to-day; to-morrow, all swept off and vanished; while Christianity...
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Words that Teem with Meening [sic]: Copenhagen Views on Lexicography

J¸rgen Erik Nielsen - 1992 - 155 lehte
...Alexander Pope, words which, as Horace saw, are no less true about generations of words than of men: Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...successive rise; So generations in their course decay; So flourish these, when those are passed away. NOTES [I] Cf. Pedersen (1987: 75 and 1988: 44). [2] Cf...
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Hertfordshire 1731-1800 as Recorded in the Gentleman's Magazine

Arthur Jones - 1993 - 266 lehte
...FOR JOSEPH CHAPMAN, A TALLOW-CHANDLER, IN THE CHURCH-YARD AT BISHOP STORTFORD, HERTS. Like leaves of trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth,...successive rise. So generations in their course decay; So flourish these when those are pas'd away. 1785. Sheriff. Hertfordshire. William Phillimore of Aldenham....
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Selected Writings of the American Transcendentalists: Second Edition

George Hochfield - 2004 - 433 lehte
...doctrines are fleeting as the leaves on the trees. They — are found Now green in youth, now withered on the ground: Another race the following spring supplies; They fall successive, and successive rise. Like the clouds of the sky, they are here today; tomorrow, all swept off and vanished, while Christianity...
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The Lore of the Forest

Alexander Porteous - 2005 - 324 lehte
...table-book will make." LEAVK OF TRIES Homer compares the race of mankind to leaves upon a tree thus : " Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...successive rise : So generations in their course decay; So flourish these, when those are past away." 1 The leaves of trees were, and are, often utilised in various...
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History of the Colored Race in America

William T. Alexander - 1887 - 646 lehte
...God designed them — an intelligent and noble people. CHAPTER I. ANCIENT AND MODERN LIFE IN AFEICA. Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now...in their course decay; So nourish these when those are past away. — Homer. " IpHE human race is known to consist of different nations •*• displaying...
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