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" On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires; Even from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, Even in our ashes live their wonted fires. "
The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine - Page 115
1839
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Table-talk: Or Original Essays, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - 1821 - 400 pages
...giving him a single Cockle-Shell. in perpetuity, and embalm our mistakes in the memories of others. " Even from the tomb the voice of nature cries. Even in our ashes live their wonted fires." I shall not speak here of unwarrantable commands imposed upon survivors, by which they were to carry...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Literary Journal, Volume 21

1827
...enabling us to settle many disputed points in the habits and the private history of our ancestor*: "Even from the tomb, the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashe*, live their wonted Are* !" In the preier.t instance, thii voice would, in all probability have...
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The Poetical Common-place Book: Consisting of an Original Selection of ...

1822 - 388 pages
...cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires, Even from...cries, Even in our ashes live their wonted fires. ADDRESS TO LORD BYRON. KNOW'ST thou the land of the mountain and flood, Where the pine of the forest...
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A collection, in prose and verse, for the use of schools. By A. Thomson

Andrew Thomson - 1823 - 280 pages
...cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Even from...cries, Even in our ashes live their wonted fires. ANECDOTE OF GENEROC9 FRIENDSHIP. DIONYSIUS, the Emperor of Syracuse, had passed sentence of death upon...
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The Crimes of the Clergy, Or, The Pillars of Priest-craft Shaken: With an ...

William Benbow - 1823 - 341 pages
...the coffins to obtain luxuries are the real motives for this unhallowed plunder of the beloved dead. Even from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashes live their hallowed fires. For our parts, we are accustomed to look with reverence and respect to the place were...
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Table Talk: Or, Original Essays on Men and Manners, Volume 2

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 401 pages
...make it the ghastly monster it is. We think how we should feel, not how the dead feel. " Still from the tomb the voice of nature cries ; Even in our ashes live their wonted fires!" There is an admirable passage on this subject in TUCKER'S Light of Nature Pursued, which I shall transcribe,...
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Table Talk: Or, Original Essays on Men and Manners, Volume 2

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 401 pages
...make it the ghastly monster it is. We think how we should feel, not how the dead feel. " Still from the tomb the voice of nature cries ; Even in our ashes live their wonted fires !" There is an admirable passage on this subject in TUCKER'S Light of Nature Pursued, which I shall transcribe,...
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Table-talk: or, Original essays (a selection).

William Hazlitt - 1825
...pictures, hang up our weaknesses in perpetuity, and embalm our mistakes in the memories of others. " Even from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashes live their wonted fires." I shall not speak here of unwarrantable commands imposed upon survivors, by which they were to carry...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 21

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1827
...enabling us to settle many disputed points in the habitsand the private history of our ancestors : " Even from the tomb, the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashes, lire their wonted fires 1" In the present instance, this voice would, in all probability have continued...
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The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations

George Croly - 1828 - 367 pages
...forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing, anxious being e'er resigned, On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Even from...cries, Even in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who mindful of th' unhonoured dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate ; If chance...
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