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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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Papers, Part 11

Browning Society (London, England) - 1889
...remains a memory and an influence." Some, it appears, desire only, in George Eliot's words, to "... join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who...live again In minds made better by their presence." He takes up this answer of modern scepticism and weighs it in the balance. Certainly a memory of her...
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Magazine of Western History, Volume 10

1889
...ever-widening, ever-weakening circles forever. The greatest woman of our century has expressed it : " 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." Fosteritism demands the creation of this...
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The Unitarian, Volume 4

Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott - 1889
...friends in mourning for a beautiful life closed in its prime. Both these women belong in George Eliot's "Choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made bet ter by their presence; live In pulses stirred to generosity, in scorn Of miserable aims that end...
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Opposites: A Series of Essays on the Unpopular Sides of Popular Questions

Lewis Thornton - 1890 - 380 pages
...often quoted in religious collections as expressing the Christian idea of a future state :— ' 0, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead...live again In minds made better by their presence .... May I reach. ..... That purest heaven, .... Be the sweet presence of a good diffused, And in diffusion...
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The American Antiquarian and Oriental Journal, Volume 13

Stephen Denison Peet, J. O. Kinnaman - 1891
...out by the discourses which he delivered. In them he lives, or as George Eliot has paraphrased it, "Oh, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal...live again In minds made better by their presence." The great distinction between the Brahmin and the Buddhist ascetics is that the former seek by continual...
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Love: The Supreme Gift: The Greatest Thing in the World

Henry Drummond - 1891 - 32 pages
...have loved : according to the number of the cups of cold water we have given in the name of Christ. " Oh, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In lives made better by their presence." ...
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Echoes of Life Or, Beautiful Gems of Poetry and Song: A Choice Collection of ...

Grace Townsend - 1891 - 556 pages
...hymn— thrice happy, if it find Acceptance in his car. 212 O, May / Join The Choir Invisible. OMAY I join the choir invisible • Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made batter by their presence; live In pulses stirred to generosity, I?i deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn...
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Unity Pulpit, Volume 13

1891
...the years go by, because of its surpassing power and beauty, — these words of George Eliot : — "Oh, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In mind< made better by their presence : live In pulses stirred to generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude,...
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A Week's Tramp in Dickens-Land: Together with Personal Reminiscences of the ...

William Richard Hughes - 1891 - 432 pages
...one of his characters, " the best of men can do no more " — and now he peacefully rests as one " Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence." L'ENVOI. WE — my fellow-tramp and 1 — naturally feel a pang of regret now that our pleasant visit...
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The Church of To-morrow: Addresses Delivered in the United States and Canada ...

William James Dawson - 1892 - 338 pages
...exaltation of those dead but sceptered monarchs who still rule us from their urns ; he has " Joined the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live...In minds made better by their presence — live In thoughts sublime that pierce the night like stars, And with their mild persistence urge man's search...
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