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" Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. "
Glimpses of a Strange World - Page 30
by Henry Sandé Stollnitz - 1908 - 202 pages
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The African Slave Trade: Part II. The Remedy

Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton - Africa - 1840 - 259 pages
...bondsmen ; " ye be idle, ye be idle," says the master to the slave in all nations and in all ages. " 'T is liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds without it. I now proceed to the enumeration of the symptoms which...
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The African Slave Trade and Its Remedy

Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton - Africa, West - 1840 - 582 pages
...bondsmen ; " ye be idle, ye be idle," says the master to the slave in all nations and in all ages. " 'T is liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds without it. I now proceed to the enumeration of the symptoms which...
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Essays in Literature and Ethics

Charles White - Christianity - 1853 - 471 pages
...been described ; less liberty no man ought ever to accept. " Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume, And we are weeds without it." It is right that every citizen should desire to possess himself, govern himself, employ himself, exalt...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 570 pages
...The seorn of danger, and united hearts, The surest presage of the good they seek. Сowpеr's Task. 'T is liberty alone that gives the flow'r Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume, And we are weeds without it. Cowper's Task. The widow'd Indian, when her lord expires,...
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Lectures on the Life, Genius and Insanity of Cowper

George Barrell Cheever - Poets, English - 1856 - 339 pages
...and united hearts, The surest presage of the good they seek. Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil : hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress...
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God Against Slavery: And the Freedom and Duty of the Pulpit to Rebuke It, as ...

George Barrell Cheever - Slavery - 1857 - 272 pages
...on millions of beating hearts assert, that for themselves, 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume, And we are weeds without it ; and if they can turn from such sentiments, and with eyes moistened with the tears springing from...
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College Journal of Medical Science, Volumes 1-2

1866
...the existence of "f creeds decapitating nonconformity I " ' Tis liberty alone, that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume. And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil ; hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress...
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The Bible Looking Glass: Reflector, Companion and Guide to the Great Truths ...

Christian literature - 1881
...slave, And wear the bonds, than fasten them on liiik LIBERTY. 'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume; And we are weeds without it All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men. Is evil; hurls the faculties, impedes Their progress...
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Practical Rhetoric

John Duncan Quackenbos - English language - 1896 - 477 pages
...from her alabaster brow. — Truth is stranger than fiction. 'Tis Liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume; And we are weeds without it. COWPER'S Task. See how the river with its lucid streams Like a pearl necklace round the mountain gleams....
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How England Averted a Revolution of Force: A Survey of the Social Agitation ...

Benjamin Orange Flower - Corn laws (Great Britain) - 1903 - 288 pages
...the clear and logical arguments that had preceded them : "'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its luster and perfume, And we are weeds without it. All constraint Except what wisdom lays on evil men Is evil." Cobden possessed the deep human sympathy...
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