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" ... we have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Some spend this interval in listlessness, some in high passions, the wisest, at least among 'the children of this world, "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 604
1873
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The Eagle: A Magazine, Volume 18

1895
...short day of frost and sun, to sleep before evening. " We are all condamnes, as Victor Hugo says : we have an interval, and then our place knows us no...the wisest in art and song. For our one chance is in expending that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time. High passions...
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Old and New, Volume 7

Edward Everett Hale - 1873
...see and touch, we shall hardly have time to make theories about the things we see and touch. . . . " We have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Some spend this interval in listlessnass, some in high Musical Review. passions, the wisest in art and song ; for onr one chance...
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Rose-Belford's Canadian Monthly and National Review, Volume 3

1879
...pleasurable sensations, each of a more or less peculiar and unique kind.' We have a short time to livo, ' and then our place knows us no more. Some spend this...passions, the wisest in art and song. For our one chamv is in expanding that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the given time.'...
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The origin of evil and other sermons [by A.W. Momerie]. By A.W. Momerie

Alfred Williams Momerie - 1881 - 331 pages
...only. A counted number of pulses is given to us of a variegated life. We are all condemned to die. We have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Our one chance is in getting into this interval as many pulsations as possible. Some spend it in listlessness,...
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Rose-Belford's Canadian Monthly and National Review, Volume 8

1882
...tope. ' We have an interval,' writes Mr. Pater, in his Studies in the History of the Renaissance, ' and then our place knows us no more. Some spend this...the wisest in art and song. For our one chance is in expending that interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible in the given time. High passions...
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The Basis of Religion: Being an Examination of "natural Religion"

Alfred Williams Momerie - 1883 - 57 pages
...moment only. A counted number of pulses is given us of a variegated life. We are all condemned to die. We have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Some spend it in listlessness, some in high passions, the wisest in art and song. Our one chance is in getting...
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Queries: Devoted to Literature, Art, Science, Education, Volume 1

1885
...we are all condtiinnes, as Victor Hugo somewhere says: We have an interval and then we cease to be. Some spend this interval in listlessness, some in high passions, the wisest in art and song. Our one chance is in expanding that one interval, in getting as many pulsations as possible into the...
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The Origin of Evil: And Other Sermons Preached in St. Peter's, Cranley Gardens

Alfred Williams Momerie - 1885 - 330 pages
...only. A counted number of pulses is given to us of a variegated life. We are all condemned to die. We have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Our one chance is in getting into this interval as many pulsations as possible. Some spend it in listlessness,...
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The Renaissance: Studies in Art and Poetry

Walter Pater - 1888 - 252 pages
...death but with a sort of indefinite reprieve óles hommes sont tous condamnSs d mort avec des sursis indtfinis: we have an interval, and then our place...in listlessness, some in high passions, the wisest, at least among " the children of this world," in art and I song. For our one chance lies in expanding...
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The Religion of the Future: And Other Essays

Alfred Williams Momerie - 1893 - 141 pages
...moment only. A counted number of pulses is given us of a variegated life. We are all condemned to die. We have an interval, and then our place knows us no more. Our one chance is in getting into this interval as many pulsations as possible." Pleasure is always...
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