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" I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. "
The Home Life of Sir David Brewster - Page 145
by Margaret Maria Gordon - 1870 - 482 pages
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1851
...the strong, to his strength. And yet " the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men...of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill.." But the attention of the true Christian is fixed upon the providence of Gad. He surveys the grand scheme...
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Sacred hours; or, Extracts for private devotion & meditation

Sacred hours - History - 1804
...I returned and saw under the sun, that the ra:e is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all. There was a little city, and few men within it: and there...
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The Grampians Desolate: A Poem

Alexander Campbell - Scotland - 1804 - 316 pages
...the race is not to the swift, nor the fl battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor ff yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to " men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them " all. For man also knoweth not his time •, as the fishes...
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A Short and Plain Exposition of the Old Testament: With Devotional ..., Volume 5

Job Orton, Robert Gentleman - Bible - 1805
...returned and saw under the snn, that the race [is] not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour, or preferment, to men of skill ; birt time and chance, or occur" rences, (I King* v. 4.) happeneth...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne, A. M.: The sermons of Mr. Yorick

Laurence Sterne - English literature - 1805
...in the ninth chapter, he observes, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong; neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor faYor to men af skill ; but time and chance happens to them all. — That there are secret workings...
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A short and plain exposition of the Old Testament, with devotional ..., Volume 5

Job Orton, Robert Gentleman - Bible - 1805
...returned and saw under the son, that the race [is] not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the •wise, nor yet riches 'to men of understanding, ног yet favour, or preferment, to men- of skill ; but time and chance, or occur-- rences, ( 1 Kings...
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The General Assembly's Missionary Magazine: Or Evangelical ..., Volume 2

Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. General Assembly, William Powell Farrand - Presbyterian Church - 1806
...says Solomon, " and saw under the sun that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all." " I have planted," says Paul, " Apollos watered, but...
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The Christian Monitor, Volume 2

Christian life - 1806
...we are expressly apprized, that " the race is not always to the swift nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men...of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill." But in spiritual concerns, " of a truth God is no respecter of persons. Thus saith the Lord, I said...
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Select parts of the holy Bible, for the use of the negro slaves, in the ...

1807
...returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is "Hot to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all. 12 For man also knoweth not his time : as the fishes that...
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Sermons on practical subjects

Joseph Washburn, Asahel Hooker - Congregational churches - 1807 - 376 pages
...and skill. In respect to these things, " The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill." may boast themselves of their health, their skill, their treasures, and various...
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