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" So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to man, When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can... "
The Gordon Readers - Page 129
by Emma K. Gordon - 1910
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The Manliness of Christ

Thomas Hughes - Masculinity - 1880 - 160 pages
...are written up in the Hall of Marlborough College: — " So close is glory to our dust, So near 13 God to man — When duty whispers low, 'thou must,' The youth replies, ' I can.' " It does not wait for the reasoning powers to be developed, but comes right in upon the boy himself,...
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The Silence and the Voices of God: With Other Sermons

Frederic William Farrar - 1880 - 238 pages
...or in any school, has cause to say that he has failed. So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near ia God to Man, When Duty whispers, low, " Thou must" The youth replies "lean." 2. But, secondly, while you work, you must remember that you are not, or ought not, to be working...
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May-day and Other Pieces

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1881 - 205 pages
...benign Speed nimbler messages, That waft the breath of grace divine To hearts in sloth and ease, i So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...whispers low, Thou must The youth replies, I can. IV. 0, WELL for the fortunate soul Which Music's wings infold, Stealing away the memory Of sorrows...
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Illustrated Birthday Book of American Poets

Almira Leach Hayward - Birthday books - 1881 - 307 pages
...as moonlight after storm Mingles dark shadows into gentleness. NP Willis. 36 April 23. April 24. 87 So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can. RWEmerson. He would have wiped with smiles away The tears from every face. R . H. StaUard. April 26....
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The Harmonium ...

Conduct of life - 1881 - 446 pages
...that the capability and power of persons are limited only by their disposition to exert themselves. So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...whispers low, " Thou must," The youth replies, " I can." In youth we borrow patience from our future years ; the spring of hope gives us courage to act and...
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The Student, Volume 8

Education - 1887
...point out the law he means us to obey, and the secret of the manly self-reliance he would teach : " So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to...When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, lean." Father Tavlor the distinguished preacher to seamen (see Dickens' American Salt* chap iiO...
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The Mystery of Miracles: A Scientific and Philosophical Investigation

Joseph William Reynolds - Miracles - 1881 - 432 pages
...in his being, which give priceless value and eternal meaning to his existence. " So close is glory to our dust, So near is God to man — When duty whispers low, ' Thou must," The youth replies, ' I can.' " EMERSON. Holy Faith has been proved again and again by the best, why doubt we with the worst ? It...
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On the Threshold

Theodore Thornton Munger - Conduct of life - 1881 - 228 pages
...profound, they are also self-asserting. When presented, you say, I know them already. " So close is glory to our dust, So near is God to man; When duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can." This inner voice, declaring for God and duty, is often hushed, often unheeded, and o at last comes...
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A Manual for Young Ladies: With Hints on Love, Courtship, Marriage, and the ...

Charles H. Kent - Conduct of life - 1881 - 122 pages
...helpless if misfortune should overtake her. FAITH AND WORKS. "So nigh is grandenr to our dust, So near ia God to man, When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, / care.'' " Trifles make perfection, but perfection itself is no trifle." It is the multiplication...
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Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 31

Education - 1882
...utterance of those words of Emerson written in the Hall of Marlborough College : " So close is glory to our dust; • So near is God to man — When duty...whispers low, ' thou must,' The youth replies ' I can.' " The influence of such a Master was felt not only in his own school, but in the schools throughout...
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