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" ... or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was : and the spirit shall return unto GOD Who gave it. "
Selections from the Old Testament[...] - Page 122
by Sarah Austin - 1833 - 304 pages
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The Hemans Reader for Female Schools: Containing Extracts in Prose and Poetry

Timothy Stone Pinneo - Readers - 1847 - 480 pages
...burden, And desire shall fail : because man goeth to his long home And the mourners go about the streets. Or ever the silver cord be loosed, Or the golden bowl...the fountain, Or the wheel broken at the cistern. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was, And the spirit shall return unto God who gave it....
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review

Religion - 1849
...And desire shall fail; because man goeth to his long home, And the mourners go about the streets : 5 Or ever the silver cord be loosed, Or the golden bowl...at the cistern. 7 Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was ; And the spirit shall return unto God who gave it. This entire discourse appears to...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 16

1849
...EMPEROR OF GERMANY. HIS VISITS TO ENGLAND,— HIS RETREAT TO A MONASTERY,— AND DEATH. BY CHIRUROUS. " th. — " Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was, and the spirit shall return unto God who gave...
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The Scottish magazine, and churchman's review

1849
...affectionately admonishes the young to ' remember now their Creator in the days of their youth,' ' or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl...at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern ; — then shall the dust return to the earth as it was ; and the spirit shall return to God who gave...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1894
...ARSIlALL. Might not the following possibly be the source from which the adage has been adapted 1—" Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl...the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern" (Ecclesiastes xiL 6). WILLIAM TEGG. There are two varieties of this proverb in French :— 1. Tant...
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Close to Me, But Far Away: Living with Alzheimer's

Burton M. Wheeler - Health & Fitness - 2001 - 160 pages
...burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets: Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl...the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it....
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The Wisdom of the Torah

Dagobert D. Runes - Religion - 2001 - 300 pages
...burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets: Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl...the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it....
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Books of Wisdom Prepare

David Sathyananda Ji, Deborah Sathyananda Ji - Religion - 2002
...be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire...the cistern. 7. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it. 8. Vanity of vanities, saith the...
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The Laws of Life

James Shane - Religion - 2002 - 708 pages
...be afraid of that which is high, and fear shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire...the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. 17 Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave...
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The Soul and the Mysterious Un...Seen World

Kathleen Lalani Mayfield - Religion - 2003 - 376 pages
...desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets: Verse 6 Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden...the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. When a person dies after seventy and beyond it's referred to as the silver cord being loosed these...
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