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" There is surely a piece of divinity in us ; something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun. "
The New Laokoon: An Essay on the Confusion of the Arts - Page 95
by Irving Babbitt - 1910 - 258 pages
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature ..., Volume 14

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Léon Vallée (i.e. Alexandre Léon), Alois Brandl - Literature - 1899
...little world, I find myself something more than the great. There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun. Nature tells me I am the image of God, as well as Scripture. . . . me, ever whispering unto me that...
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the universal anthology

RICHARD GARNETT - 1899
...little world, I find myself something more than the great. There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun. Nature tells me I am the image of God, as well as Scripture. . . . me, ever whispering unto me that...
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Puritan and Anglican: Studies in Literature

Edward Dowden - Anglicans - 1900 - 341 pages
...great wonder, and the humblest no less than the greatest : " There is surely a piece of Divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun." The progress of each ordinary day was to him miraculous — darkness and light, the mystery of sleep, the...
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Religio Medici: And Other Essays

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1902 - 305 pages
...little world, I find myself something more than the great. There is surely a piece of divinity in us; something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun. Nature tells me I am Gen. i. 27. the image of God, as well as Scripture. He that understands not thus...
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Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced Civilization ..., Volume 2

Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - English literature - 1902
...little world, I find myself something more than the great. There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun. Nature tells me I am the image of God, as well as Scripture. He that understands not thus much hath...
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Eternalism: A Theory of Infinite Justice

Orlando Jay Smith - Fate and fatalism - 1902 - 321 pages
...that which hath lived from eternity. Sir Thomas Browne : There is surely a piece of divinity in us — something that was before the elements and owes no homage unto the sun. Whatever hath no beginning may be confident of no end. Hume: The soul, if immortal, existed before...
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Travellers Joy

English literature - 1906 - 319 pages
...world, I find myself something more than the great. There is surely a piece of divinity within us ; something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun. Nature tells me I am the image of God, as well as Scripture. He that understands not thus much hath...
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Makers of Modern Medicine

James Joseph Walsh - Medicine - 1907 - 350 pages
...World, I find myself something more than the great one. There is surely a piece of Divinity in us, something that was before the Elements, and owes no homage unto the Sun. — SIB THOS. BROWNE, MD GALVANI, FOUNDER OF ANIMAL ELECTRICITY. IT is often thought and only too often...
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The Bible of Nature: Five Lectures Delivered Before Lake Forest College on ...

John Arthur Thomson - Biology - 1908 - 248 pages
...which nature cannot take away. "There is surely," said Sir Thomas Browne, "a piece of divinity in us; something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun." According to Dr. Alfred Russel Wallace, the doyen of evolutionists, the Nestor of the Darwinian camp,...
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The Symposium of Plato

Plato - Greek literature - 1909 - 179 pages
...immortality, and would assent to the dictum of Sir Thos. Browne, " There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun." 2 See my note ad loc. It is to be noticed that similar expressions are used in a similar context in...
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