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" For us the winds do blow; The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains flow; Nothing we see but means our good, As our delight or as our treasure. The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed; Night draws... "
Essays, Lectures and Orations - Page 228
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848 - 364 pages
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The Authorship of Shakespeare

Nathaniel Holmes - 1867 - 601 pages
...cannot discover the " causes " with his microscope.1 Indeed, all nature is, in one sense, alive : — " All things unto our flesh are kind In their descent and being ; to onr mind, In their ascent and cause " : — Herbert, or as another poet sings : — " L'anima di ogni...
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The philosophy of happiness, lects. on the crisis of being, and the progress ...

David Thomas - 1869
...or as our treasure ; The whole is either, our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. " The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain, which the...their ascent and cause. " More servants wait on man, Then he'll take notice of: in every path He treads down that which doth befriend him, When sickness...
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The philosophy of happiness, lects. on the crisis of being, and the progress ...

David Thomas - 1869
...whole is either, our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. " The stars have us to bed ; Night diaws the curtain, which the sun withdraws ; Music and light...their ascent and cause. " More servants wait on man, Then he'll take notice of: in every path He treads down that which doth befriend him, When sickness...
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Friends Intelligencer: A Religious and Family Journal, Volume 25

1869
...light attend our head. AH things unto our flesh are kinde lu their iltsctnl and being ; to our minde In their ascent and cause. More servants wait on Man...path He treads down that which doth befriend him, Wheii sickness makes him pale aud wan, 0 inightie lov« ! Man is one world, and hath Another to attend...
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The Literature of the Age of Elizabeth

Edwin Percy Whipple - 1869 - 364 pages
...sphere. Herbs gladly cure our flesh, because that they Fiude their acquaintance there. " The starres have us to bed; Night draws the curtain, which the sun withdraws: ilusick and light attend our head. All things unto omfltah are kinde In their descent and being; to...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1870
...or us our treasure ; The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. " The stars have us to bed: Night draws the curtain ; which the...light attend our head. All things unto our flesh are kiud, In their descent and being; to our mind, Li their ascent and cause. " More servants wait on man...
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Morning studies and evening pastimes

Spencer Timothy Hall - 1870
...delight, or as our treasure : The whole is, either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain, which the Sun withdraws : Music and light attend onr head. All things unto OUT flesh are kind In their descent and being ; to our mind In their ascent...
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The English poems of George Herbert, together with his collection of ...

George Herbert - 1871 - 260 pages
...delight, or as our treasure: The whole is, either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain, which the...and being; to our mind In their ascent and cause. Each thing is full of duty: Waters united are our navigation ; Distinguished, our habitation ; Below,...
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The Poetical Works of George Herbert: With a Memoir

George Herbert - 1871 - 256 pages
...delight, or as our treasure : The whole is, either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain, which the...and being ; to our mind In their ascent and cause. Each thing is full of duty : Waters united are our navigation ; Distinguished, our habitation ; Below,...
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Poems of the inner life, selected chiefly from modern authors [by R.C. Jones].

Poems - 1872
...delight, or as our treasure. The whole is either our cupboard of food Or cabinet of pleasure. The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain which the...and being ; to our mind In their ascent and cause. i Each thing is full of duty : Waters united are our navigation ; Distinguished, our habitation ; Below,...
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