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" the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing ;" neither the mind with any degree of knowledge which can be conveyed into it. "
My First Travels: Including Rides in the Pyrenees, Scenes During an ... - Page 220
by Selina Bunbury - 1859
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The meditations of a recluse: chiefly on religious subjects

John Brewster - 1802
...the God of nature has distributed the blessing of reason and reflection ? Can it be otherwise where " the eye is not satisfied with " seeing nor the ear with hearing?" The most untrained savage must make the observation of the Arab, when his mind informs forms him that,...
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The history and antiquities of dissenting churches and meeting ..., Volume 2

Walter Wilson - Dissenters, Religious - 1808
...upon the vanity of die world, from Eccles. i. 8. All things are full of labour; man cannot utter it: the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing. " Persons please themselves beforehand (says Mr. Tong) with hopes of being greatly satisfied when they...
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The Works of the Rev. John Wesley, Volume 9

John Wesley, Joseph Benson - Methodist Church - 1811
...every rational creature, unless while it is suspended by some stronger desire. And it is insatiable ; " the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing :" neither the mind with any degree of knowledge that can be conveyed into it. And it is planted in...
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A Commentary on the Book of Ecclesiastes: Never Before Published Separately

Edward Reynolds - Bible - 1811 - 404 pages
...fruitless labour which is taken in seeking satisfaction from objects which only affect the senses, since the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing, ver. 8. 3. From the continual vicissitudes and return of the same things, which having not only once,...
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A body of divinity...: With notes, original and selected, Volume 1

Thomas Ridgley - 1814
...more, of what kind soever mey be; and the reason is, because they are not commensurate to its desires; The eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear -with hearing, Eccles. i. 8. That which is wanting cannot be numbered, ver. 15. • 2. We cannot rationally suppose...
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A Body of Divinity: Wherein the Doctrines of the Christian ..., Volume 1

Thomas Ridgley - Presbyterianism - 1814
...of what kind soever they be ; and the reason is, because they are not commensurate to its desires ; The eye is not satisfied with seeing; nor the ear -with hearing, Ecclcs. i. 8. That which is wanting cannot be numbered, ver. 15. 2. We cannot rationally suppose that...
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Sermons, and other discourses, Volume 2

Samuel Lavington - 1815
...hand are pleasures for evermore." Some things entertain one faculty, and some anotbee, bnt ^fln.iMBe:. the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing. No indeed: SATISFYING is a word too big for creature comforts—-for any of them—for all of them...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: De augmentis scientiaurum

Francis Bacon - Biography & Autobiography - 1815
...mind ; for nothing fills, much less distends the soul, but God. Whence as Solomon declares, " That the eye is not " satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing;" so of knowledge itself, he says, " God hath made all things beau" tiful in their seasons : also he...
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The Whole Works of the Rev. W. Bates, Volume 2

William Bates - Presbyterianism - 1815
...happiness of the next. The most pleasant things here cannot satisfy the narrow faculties of sense: " The eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing;" but the favour of God, and the blessed effects of it, pass all understanding, our most comprehensive...
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Sketches of Lower Canada, Historical and Descriptive: With the Author's ...

Joseph Sansom - Québec (Province) - 1817 - 301 pages
...taken the opportunity of some professional information: but one has always something to regret ; and The eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear with hearing. There was no tavern, he said, for two leagues ; but there were good Houses 107 upon the road ; and...
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