Memorial Services Held in the House of Representatives of the United States: Together with Remarks Presented in Eulogy of Stephen Warfield Gambrill, Late a Representative from Maryland
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1939 - 47 páginas
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ADDRESS agreed American association beautiful belief birth body carry cause Christ Clerk colleagues College communicate Congressional District Constitution dead death deceased delegate democracy democratic departed desire devotion Died distinguished duty elected equal eternal expressed faith falling Father Field Fifth force friends give given greatest hand happy hearts heaven hold honor House of Representatives humanity ideal immortality individual James January John keep known late Lawyer legislative liberty live Lord mark Maryland measure meet Memorial Memorial Services Michigan natural o'clock pass patriotism peace practice prepare PRESENTED President recess Remarks Republic resolution Resolved respect rest Senate served Seventy-fifth Seventy-fourth Seventy-sixth Congress Seventy-third Sixty-eighth sorrow soul Speaker spirit STEPHEN WARFIELD GAMBRILL strong Temple Quartet Thee Thou transmit treasure United University unto Washington York
Página 22 - No more shall the war-cry sever, Or the winding rivers be red; They banish our anger forever, When they laurel the graves of our dead. Under the sod and the dew, Waiting the judgment day; Love and tears for the Blue; Tears and love for the Gray.
Página 14 - Lord, Thou hast been our dwelling place In all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, Or ever Thou hadst formed the earth and the world, Even from everlasting to everlasting, Thou art God.
Página 19 - God, give us men! A time like this demands Strong minds, great hearts, true faith and ready hands; Men whom the lust of office does not kill; Men whom the spoils of office cannot buy; Men who possess opinions and a will; Men who have honor; men who will not lie; Men who can stand before a demagogue And damn his treacherous flatteries without winking! Tall men, sun-crowned, who live above the fog In public duty and in private thinking...
Página 25 - ... there is all nature cries aloud, Through all her works) he must delight in virtue; And that which he delights in must be happy. But when! or where — this world was made for Caesar.
Página 30 - Observe good faith and justice towards all Nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all. Religion and morality enjoin this conduct; and can it be that good policy does not equally enjoin it? It will be worthy of a free> enlightened, and, at no distant period, a great nation, to give to mankind the magnanimous and too novel example of a People always guided by an exalted justice and benevolence.
Página 24 - Life is a narrow vale between the cold and barren peaks of two eternities. We strive in vain to look beyond the heights. We cry aloud, and the only answer is the echo of our wailing cry.
Página 23 - So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep. 13 Oh that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me ! 14 If a man die, shall he live again?
Página 25 - Why shrinks the soul Back on herself, and startles at destruction ? 'Tis the divinity that stirs within us; 'Tis Heaven itself that points out an hereafter, And intimates eternity to man.