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" Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond our ken The light he leaves behind him lies Upon the paths of men. "
The Public-school Journal: Devoted to the Theory and Art of School Teaching ... - Page 250
1898
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Annals of the Grand Lodge of Iowa, Volume 17

Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Iowa - 1901
...He who plowed and who sowed is not missed by the reaper. He is only remembered by what he has done." "Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light. Still traveling downward from the sky, For years beyond his ken The light he leaves behind hlm lies Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great...
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Michigan Reports: Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of Michigan, Volume 106

Michigan. Supreme Court, Randolph Manning, George C. Gibbs, Thomas McIntyre Cooley, Elijah W. Meddaugh, William Jennison, Hovey K. Clarke, Hoyt Post, Henry Allen Chaney, William Dudley Fuller, John Adams Brooks, Marquis B. Eaton, Herschel Bouton Lazell, James M. Reasoner, Richard W. Cooper - Law reports, digests, etc - 1897
...the words of the poet Longfellow, who was a fellow student of ALPHEUS FEI.CH at Bowdoin College: " So when a great man dies, For years beyond our ken The light he lea%-es behind him lies Upon the paths of men." We express to the family of the deceased our sympathy,...
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Scribners Monthly, Volume 17

Literature - 1879
...Aladdin's tower Unfinished must remain ! " Sumner dies, and he drops a melodious tear upon his grave : " Were a. star quenched on high, For ages would its...mortal sight. " So, when a great man dies, For years tjeyond our ken, The light he leaves behind him lies Upon the paths of men." And again he bids him...
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In Memory of Joseph Stuart, Born at Cronaught, County Armagh, Ireland, Nov ...

1874 - 118 pages
...benefactor, virtuous societyhas lost a chief ornament, and the business world an exemplary minister. " So, when a great man dies, For years beyond our ken...he leaves behind him lies Upon the paths of men." 91 At a special meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Fourth Presbyterian Church, held December 8th,...
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The Masque of Pandora: And Other Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1875 - 146 pages
...life and death, When life in death survives, And the uninterrupted breath Inspires a thousand lives. Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond...
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The Living Age, Volume 124

1875
...life and death, When life in death survives, And the uninterrupted breath Inspires a thousand lives. Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond...
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The Masque of Pandora and Other Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1875 - 150 pages
...life and death, When life in death survives, And the uninterrupted breath Inspires a thousand lives. Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, 'Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Part 1

Books and bookselling - 1875
...life and death When life in death survives, And the uninterrupted breath Inspires a thousand lives. Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 35

1875
...life and death, When life in death survives, And the uninterrupted breath Inspires a thousand lives. Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light, . Still travelling downward from the sky, Shine on our mortal sight. So when a great man dies, For years beyond...
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Memorial Addresses, Life and Character of Henry Wilson, January 21st 1876

Vice-Presidents - 1876 - 162 pages
...life and death, When life in death survives, And the uninterrupted breath Inspires a thousand lives. Were a star quenched on high, For ages would its light,...light he leaves behind him lies Upon the paths of men. Address by Mr ISlair, of New Wampshire. Mr. Speaker, the great men whose forms we have seen and who...
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