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" Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days : And from which earth, and grave, and... "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 77
by George Willis - 1853
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Lectures on literature and art, delivered in the ... Royal college of ...

Dublin city, roy. coll. of sci - 1875
...the Christian poet, even though he utters almost the same lament :— "Even soe is Time who takes on trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us back with age and dust, And in the cold and silent grave, When we have wandered all our wayes, Makes...
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Readings from English History, Volumes 1-3

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1879
...lines in which the higher part of his nature alone is visible : — " Even such is time that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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Readings from English History: From Cressy to Cromwell

John Richard Green - Great Britain - 1879
...lines in which the higher part of his nature alone is visible : — " Even such Is time that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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Duty: With Illustrations of Courage, Patience and Endurance

Samuel Smiles - Conduct of life - 1880 - 60 pages
...the universal epitaph. Then the secrets of all hearts shall be finally revealed—at the last day. " Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our Youth,...Dust, When in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days ; And from which grave and earth and dust, The...
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Episodes of history, stirring incidents in the lives of men and nations

Episodes - 1880
...youth he had been accustomed to think in numbers — the following lines : "E'en such is time ! who takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust : Who, in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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First (-Third) historical reader. [With] Home-lesson book to the ..., Book 3

Blackwood William and sons - 1883
...written on the fly-leaf of his Bible these sad, and yet hopeful, lines :— " Even such is Time: who takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who, in the dark and silent grave— When we have wandered all our ways— Shuts...
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Brave Lives and Noble

Clara L. Matéaux - Adventure and adventurers - 1883 - 320 pages
...now I am going to God." On the blank leaf of his Bible he had written — " E'en such is time ! who takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, Where we have wandered all our days, Shuts...
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History of England from the Accession of James I. to the Outbreak ..., Volume 3

Samuel Rawson Gardiner - Great Britain - 1883
...lines in which the higher part of his nature alone is visible:— "Even such is time that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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The Royal Readers: Special Canadian Series ..., Book 5

1883
...lines in which the higher part of his nature alone is visible : — " Even such is Time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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English Sacred Lyrics

English sacred lyrics - Christian poetry - 1884 - 269 pages
...oft doth think, must needs die well. VII. VERSES FOUND IN HIS BIBLE IN THE GATEHOUSE AT WESTMINSTER. EVEN such is time, which takes in trust Our youth,...all we have, And pays us nought but age and dust, Which in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days...
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