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" New occasions teach new duties ; Time makes ancient good uncouth ; They must upward still, and onward, who would keep abreast of Truth ; Lo, before us gleam her camp-fires ! we ourselves must Pilgrims be, Launch our Mayflower, and steer boldly through... "
Studies in American Literature: A Text-book for Academies and High Schools - Page 233
by Charles Noble - 1898 - 386 pages
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The Missionary Herald, Volume 82

1886
...faintest stir? History and experience abundantly confirm the poet's thought : " New occasions teach new duties ; time makes Ancient good uncouth ; They...still and onward who Would keep abreast of truth." It is not unreasonable, therefore, to inquire whether seventy-six years of foreign missionary history...
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AN ORATION DELIVERED AT PLYMOUTH DECEMBER 22, 1824

EDWARD EVERETT - 1825
...comes in tones which I cannot mistake. I catch its words of noble cheer : uNew occasions teach new duties; Time makes ancient good uncouth ; They...and steer boldly through the desperate winter sea." 11 OF A LECTURE DELIVERED BEFORE THE ESSEX 'INSTITUTE, MAY 12, 1850, RESPECTING THE FOUNDERS OF V wttnf...
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Voices of the True-hearted

1846 - 288 pages
...funeral lamps away, To light up the martyr-faggots round the prophets of to-day 1 New occasions teach new duties ; Time makes ancient good uncouth; They...Future's portal with the Past's blood-rusted key. SONG. BT THOMAS HOOBE. Oh, no ! not e'en when first we loved, Were thou as dear as now thou art,...
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Poems

James Russell Lowell - 1848 - 184 pages
...haste to slay, From the tombs of the old prophets steal the funeral lamps away New occasions teach new duties; Time makes ancient good uncouth; They...the Future's portal with the Past's bloodrusted key. SUMMER STORM. UNTBEMULOTTS in the river clear, Toward the sky's image, hangs the imaged bridge ; So...
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Flora's Interpreter, and Fortuna Flora

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - 1849 - 288 pages
...in the frank Dawn's delighted eyes." III. BILIOUS. " Once my love, my love forever." IV. NERVOUS. " They must upward still and onward, who would keep abreast of Truth." AUGUST. TULIP TREE. ) Liriodendron tidipifera. ) Worthy fame floweth only from a worthy fountain. ...
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Personal Memoirs and Recollections of Editorial Life, Volume 2

Joseph Tinker Buckingham - 1852
...the funeral lamps away To light up the manyr-fagots round the prophets of to-day? New occasions teach new duties; Time makes ancient good uncouth; They...Future's portal with the Past's blood-rusted key. December, 11, IMS. ON THE CAPTURE OF CERTAIN FUGITIVE SLAVES NEAR WASHINGTON. BY THE SAME. Look on...
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Selections from the Writings and Speeches of William Lloyd Garrison: With an ...

William Lloyd Garrison - 1852 - 416 pages
...transcend our predecessors, in their efforts to give peace, joy, liberty to the world. 1New occasions teach new duties; Time makes ancient good uncouth ; They...winter sea, Nor attempt the FUTURE'S portal with the FAST'S blood-rusted key.' The history of the world presents no period so interesting or so sublime...
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An Account of the Pilgrim Celebration at Plymouth, August 1, 1853 ...

Pilgrim Society (Plymouth, Mass.) - 1853 - 182 pages
...all reformers. He caught these words of noble cheer from Plymouth Rock : " New occasions teach new duties ; Time makes ancient good uncouth ; They...and steer boldly through the desperate winter sea." The fourth of the speeches which were most marked for their substance or the sources from which they...
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Recent Speeches and Addresses [1851-1855]

Charles Sumner - 1856 - 697 pages
...comes in tones which I cannot mistake. I catch its words of noble cheer: " New occasions teach new duties ; Time makes ancient good uncouth; They...and steer boldly through the desperate winter sea." THE LANDMARK OF FREEDOM; FREEDOM NATIONAL. SPEECH IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES, AGAINST THB REPEAL...
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The Life of Charles Sumner: With Choice Specimens of His Eloquence, a ...

David Addison Harsha - 1856 - 329 pages
...it comes in tones which I cannot mistake. I catch its words of noble cheer : ' New occasions teach new duties ; Time makes ancient good uncouth ; They...and steer boldly through the desperate winter sea.' " The next great senatorial effort of Mr. Sumner was his speech against the repeal of the Missouri...
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