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" Oh may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence... "
Proceedings - Page 161
by Nebraska. State Board of Agriculture - 1913
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Talkers

Robert Shelton Bate - 1878
...immortality, his notion of it is only that of living in the minds of others in subsequent ages : — ' O may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead,...live again In minds made better by their presence : So to live is heaven.' His notion of a heaven, you see, is limited to a life of immortality among...
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Good Company, Volume 1

1878
...The homily is apt to close with a whispered prayer, just loud enough to be overheard, that he "may join the choir invisible of those immortal dead who live again in souls made better by their presence." By this time the objector is heartily ashamed of himself ; and...
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A Guide to the Tablets in a Temple of Confucius

Thomas Watters - 1879 - 259 pages
...in his theories, yet the good results of his life and doctrines remain imperishable, He has joined " the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence ; lire In pulses stirred to generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn For miserable aims that...
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Report

British Association for the Advancement of Science - 1879
...searcher after truth, to imitate him in that, and avoid what they believe to have been his errors. " Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence : live In pnlses stirred to generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn Kor miserable aims that end with...
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Is Life Worth Living?

William Hurrell Mallock - 1879 - 328 pages
...themselves learn from it, is something very different. The following verses are George Eliot's : " Oh may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In lives made better by their presence. So To live is heaven. . . . To make undying music in the world,...
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Studies in Theism

Borden Parker Bowne - 1879 - 444 pages
...The homily is apt to close with a whispered prayer, just loud enough to be overheard, that he " may join the choir invisible of those immortal dead who live again in souls made better by their presence." By this time the objector is heartily ashamed of himself, and,...
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Some Aspects of Religion

John White Chadwick - 1879 - 350 pages
...faithful unto death. Here is a motive to right-doing which has in it no taint of selfishness. " Oh may we join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In lives made better by their presence !" Welcome the controversy which will force a thousand men to ask,...
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Studies in Theism

Borden Parker Bowne - 1879 - 444 pages
...The homily is apt to close with a whispered prayer, just loud enough to be overheard, that he " may join the choir invisible of those immortal dead who live again in souls made better by their presence." By this time the objector is heartily ashamed of himself, and,...
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Theism: Being the Baird Lecture for 1876

Robert Flint - 1880 - 447 pages
...contemporary novelists and among the greatest of contemporary poets has expressed in the words : — " O may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead...stirred to generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude, in scom For miserable aims that end with self, In thoughts sublime that pierce the night like stars, And...
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Little Classics, Volume 17

Rossiter Johnson - 1880
...then see distinctly with that we have first to deal. The following verses are George Eliot's : — " Oh, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal...live again In minds made better by their presence .... So to live is heaven : . . . To make undying music in the world, Breathing us beauteous order...
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