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" Out from the heart of nature rolled The burdens of the Bible old; The litanies of nations came, Like the volcano's tongue of flame, Up from the burning core below, — The canticles of love and woe... "
Essays and Poems of Emerson - Page 450
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1921 - 525 pages
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A DISCOURSE OCCASTOXED BY THE DEATH OF DANIEL WEBSTER

THEODORE PARKER - 1853
...Socrates, there has seldom been a head so massive huge, save the stormy features of Michael Angelo,— "The hand that rounded Peter's dome, And groined the aisles of Christian Rome ; " he who sculptured Day and Night into such beautiful forms, — looked them in his face before he...
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Flight of Years: A Discourse in the First Independent Church, Baltimore, on ...

George W. Burnap - 1853 - 16 pages
...Socrates, there has seldom been a head so massive huge, save the stormy features of Michael Angelo, — " The hand that rounded Peter's dome, And groined the aisles of Christian Rome ; " he who sculptured Day and Night into such beautiful forms, — looked them in his face before he...
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The Wide-awake Gift: A Know-nothing Token for 1855

One of 'em - 1855 - 312 pages
...Freedom's banner waving o'er us ! THE BIBLE. BY RW KMERSON. On from the heart of Nature rolled The burthens of the Bible old. The Litanies of Nations came, Like...burning core below, The Canticles of Love and Woe AMERICA FOR AMERICANS. FROM THE SEW YORK MIRROR. WELL, why not ? Is there another country under the...
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The Poets and Poetry of America

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1855 - 622 pages
...cowled churchman be. Why should the vest on him allure, Which I could not on me endure 1 Not from a vain or shallow thought His awful Jove young Phidias...thrilling Delphic oracle ; Out from the heart of nature roll'd The burdens of the Bible old ; The litanies of nations came, Like the volcano's tongue of flame,...
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Additional Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 1

Theodore Parker - 1855
...Socrates, there has seldom been a head so massive huge, save the stormy features of Michael Angelo, — " The hand that rounded Peter's dome, And groined the aisles of Christian Rome ; " he who sculptured Day and Night into such majestic forms, — looked them in his face before he...
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Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and ..., Volume 2

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - 1856
...cowled churchman be. Why should the vest on him allure, Which I could not on me endure f Not from a vain or shallow thought His awful Jove young Phidias...litanies of nations came, Like the volcano's tongue of flnnie, Up from the burning core below,— The canticles of love and woe ; The hand that rounded Peter's...
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Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and ..., Volume 2

Evert Augustus Duyckinck, George Long Duyckinck - 1856
...I could not on me endure ? His awful Jove young Phidias brought; Not from a vnin or shallow thought Never from lips of cunning fell The thrilling Delphic...nations came. Like the volcano's tongue of flame, The canticles of love and woe; Up from the burning core below,— The hand that rounded Peter's dome,...
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Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1856 - 251 pages
...cowled churchman be. Why should the vest on him allure, Which I could not on me endure ? Not from a vain or shallow thought His awful Jove young Phidias...heart of nature rolled The burdens of the Bible old ; 2 The litanies of nations came, Like the volcano's tongue of flame, Up from the burning core below,...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - 1856 - 358 pages
...Error, wounded, writhes with pain, And dies among his worshippers. RALPH WALDO EMERSON. The Problem. The hand that rounded Peter's dome, And groined the aisles of Christian Rome. He builded better than he knew. Earth proudly wears the Parthenon As the best gem upon her zone. Hymn....
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The Convert; Or, Leaves from My Experience

Orestes Augustus Brownson - 1857 - 450 pages
...the modern doctrine, that, ' Out from the heart of Natnre roll'd The burdens of the Bible Old; Tha Litanies of Nations came, Like the Volcano's tongue...burning core below,— The Canticles of Love and Woe.' " This is to mistake the effect for the cause. These litanies came not from the ' burning core below,'...
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