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" Distinguished link in being's endless chain! Midway from nothing to the Deity! A beam ethereal, sullied and absorpt! Though sullied and dishonoured, still divine! Dim miniature of greatness absolute! An heir of glory ! a frail child of dust: Helpless... "
The Age of Pope (1700-1744) - Page 82
by John Dennis - 1906 - 260 pages
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A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author ..., Volume 1

British poets - 1824
...to the Deity ! A beam ethereal, sully'd, and absorpt ! Tho' sully'd, and dishonour'd, still divine ! Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory...Helpless immortal ! insect infinite ! A worm ! a God ! Young's Night Thoughts, n. 1. O what a miracle to man is man, Triumphantly distressed ! what joy...
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The Practice of Elocution, Or A Course of Exercises for Acquiring the ...

Benjamin Humphrey Smart - 1826 - 213 pages
...to the Deity ! A beam ethereal, sullied and absorbed ! Though sullied and dishonoured, still divine. Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory...Helpless immortal ! insect infinite ! A worm ! a god ! 12 1 tremble at myself, And in myself am lost. At home a stranger Thought wanders up and down surprised,...
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The New Jerusalem magazine and theological inspector

1826
...to the Deity ; A beam ethereal, sullied and absorpt ! Though sullied and dishonour*d, still divine ! Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory...Helpless immortal ! insect infinite ! A worm ! a god ! Young. I should like to see some comments on the above extracts. I can send some more on the same...
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Time's Telescope

1826
...of his frame. A Beam ethereal ! sullied and absorpt, Though sullied and dishonoured, still divine, Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory,...Helpless immortal! insect infinite! A worm ! — a god! Human excellence is inseparable from a high degree of moral elevation. The man of superior talents...
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The Complaint: Or Night Thoughts, and the Force of Religion

Edward Young - 1826 - 288 pages
...Deity ! 75 A beam ethereal, sullied and absorb'd ! Though sullied a;id dishon'our'd, still divine '. Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory...child of dust ! Helpless immortal ! insect infinite ! 60 A worm ! A god ! — I tremble at myself, And in myself am lost. At tome a stranger, Thought wanders...
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The Medical Companion: Or Family Physician; Treating of the Diseases of the ...

James Ewell - 1827 - 814 pages
...such! Who center'd in our make such strange extreme^'. From different natures, marvellously mixed! An heir of glory! a frail child of dust! Helpless...God! — I tremble at myself, And in myself am lost. Youue. "/ am fearfully and wonderfully made, O Lord," exclaimed pavid, on surveying the admirable mechanism...
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Laconics: Or Instructive Miscellanies, Selected from the Best Authors ...

A general reader - 1827 - 188 pages
...of distant worlds! Distinguish5!! link in being's endless chain '. Midway from nothing to the Deity! Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory!...Helpless immortal! insect infinite! A worm! a God! — Young's Night Thoughts. What is man, If his chief good, and market of his time Be but to sleep...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...to the Deity ! A beam ethereal, sullied and absorpt! Though sullied and dishonour'd, still divine ! Dim miniature of greatness absolute! An heir of glory...child of dust: Helpless immortal! insect infinite 1 A worm ! a god !—I tremble at myself, And in myself am lost. At home, a stranger, Thought wanders...
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The Sacred Lyre, Comprising Poems, Devotional, Moral and Preceptive ...

1828 - 360 pages
...nothing to the Deity ! A beam ethereal sullied, and absorb'd ! Hu sullied, and dishonor'd, still divine ! Dim miniature of greatness absolute ! An heir of glory...! at home a stranger, Thought wanders up and down, surpris'd, aghast. And wond'ring at her own ; how reason reels ! O what a miracle to man is man ! Trinmphantly...
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Extracts from ancient and modern authors, arranged so as to form a history ...

Extracts - 1828 - 80 pages
...being's endless chain ! Midway from nothing to the Deity ! A beam ethereal, sullied and absorb'd ! Dim miniature of greatness absolute; An heir of glory ! a frail child of dust! Helpless—immortal! insect—infinite ! A worm ! a god ! I tremble at myself, And in myself am lost!...
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