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" We live in deeds, not years ; in thoughts, not breaths ; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most — feels the noblest — acts the best... "
Annual Report of the Secretary of the State Board of Agriculture of the ... - Page 644
by Michigan. State Board of Agriculture - 1899
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A Memoir of the Life and Writings of Thomas Day: Author of "Sandford and Merton"

John Blackman - 1862 - 128 pages
...Those individuals who work best in the world, are not always the long-lived, but it matters not, — He most lives, Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best. and surely, to use the lines of my friend, JOHN BEDFORD LEND, — It is not an idle fancy, that the...
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Clever girls of our time, by the author of Heroines of our time

Joseph Johnson - 1862
...in thoughts, not breaths ; In feelings, not figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best." Elizabeth Smith was born at Burnhull, near Durham, in the December of 1776. Very early she manifested...
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Life: Its Nature, Varieties, and Phenomena. Also, Times and Seasons

Leopold Hartley Grindon - 1863
...thoughts, not breaths ; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best. To measure life by years is, to the true liver, to measure it rather by ages. If we do not feel its...
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Love's labour not lost

J Blackburne Kane - Temperance - 1863 - 224 pages
...thoughts, not breaths — In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most— feels the noblest — acts the best." IN one month after the death of William Hamilton, Mrs. Ernestone established a total abstinence society...
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The Stars and Bars: Or, The Reign of Terror in Missouri

Isaac Kelso - Missouri - 1864 - 324 pages
...thoughts, not breaths; In feelings, — not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best." " '• •:''. •:} ...
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The Law of God as Contained in the Ten Commandments

William S. Plumer - 1864
...thoughts, not breaths; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best." 50 * "If riches increase, set not your heart upon them. Ps. Ixii. 10. Remember "that riches profit...
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Memorial of George Palmer: Born at Tiverton, R.I., April 24, 1792; Died at ...

Buffalo (N.Y.) - 1865 - 80 pages
...in figures on a dial. We must couut life by heart-throbs, when it beats For God, for man, for duty. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best. And he whose heart beats quickest, lives the longest ; Lives in one hour more than in years do some...
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A soldier of the Cumberland: memoir of Mead Holmes, jr., by his father [M ...

Mead Holmes - 1854 - 210 pages
...the free. The poet has truly said, — " We live in deeds, not years, — in thoughts, not breaths ; He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best." Thus a child may die a hundred years old. Yet my heart says What a loss ! what a loss ! and I am only...
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The Mothers' friend, ed. by Ann Jane, Volumes 5-7

Ann Jane - 1864
...thoughts, not breaths ; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the* best. NOTICES OP BOOKS. Words of Contolation. London: Macintosh, Paternoster-row. This- little work is really...
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The Critical Essays of a Country Parson

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - Philosophy, English - 1865 - 414 pages
...thoughts, not breaths ; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives, Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best* In remarking ,pn the Essay 'Of Suspicion,' the Archbishop writes as follows : — ' Multitudes are...
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