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" There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and that he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour. This also I saw, that it was from the hand of God. "
The works of ... Joseph Hall, with some account of his life and sufferings ... - Page 397
by Joseph Hall (bp. of Norwich.) - 1808
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The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments and the ..., Volume 7

1611
...travail grief; yea, his heart taketh not rest in the night. This is also vanity. There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and...was from the hand of God. For who can eat, or who else can hasten hereunto, more than I ? For God giveth to a man that is good in his sight wisdom, and...
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The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptomes ...

Robert Burton - 1800
...are lawfully permitted, non est ttmperatia, as he wiHr sed super stitiosus. " There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and...he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour," Eccles. 2. 24. And as * one said of hauking and hunting, tot solatia in hac tegriorbis calamitate mortalibus...
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The Orthodox churchman's magazine; or, A Treasury of divine and useful knowledge

1806
...gives him ; for this is his portion. Nay, there is nothing better for a man than that he should cat and drink, and that he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour. Methinks the reading of Ecclesiastes should make a Puritan undress his brain, and lay off all those...
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A Short and Plain Exposition of the Old Testament: With Devotional ..., Volume 5

Job Orton, Robert Gentleman - Bible - 1805
...fatigue, yet it must be left to he knows not who. This is also vanity. 24 [There is] nothing better for a man, [than] that he should eat and drink, and...This also I saw, that it [was] from the hand of God : the best way therefore, is not to engage in wany schenif.i, and perplex himself with much business...
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Select parts of the holy Bible, for the use of the negro slaves, in the ...

1807
...grief ; yea, his heart taketh not rest in the night. This is also vanity. 24 The re is nothing better for a man than that he should eat and drink, and that...This also I saw, that it was from the hand of God. 25 For who can eat, or who else can hasten hereunto more than I'? 26 For Cod giveth to a man that is...
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A Scripture Account of the Faith and Practice of Christians: Consisting of ...

Hugh Gaston - Bible - 1807 - 506 pages
...OURSELVES. TEMPERANCE. I. THR temperate utrofmrat and drink allowed. Eccl. ii. 24. There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and...he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour. Ch. iii. 13. v. 18, 19, 20. 1 Tim. iv. 3. Meats God hath created to be received with thanksgiving,...
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Sermons on interesting subjects

Robert Coutts - Religion - 1808 - 462 pages
....sorrow. In such a case, I would say with Solomon, in the literal sense, " There is nothing better for a man than that he " should eat and drink, and...should make " his soul enjoy good in his labour." " Go thy " way : eat thy bread with joy ; and drink thy wine *' with a merry heart."* But God hath...
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The Works of President Edwards ..., Volume 5

Jonathan Edwards, Samuel Austin - Congregational churches - 1803
...possessions, for his own comfort ; yet this is the gift of God. F.ccles. ii. 24 26. " There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and that he should make his soul enjoy good in his labor. This also I saw that it was from the hand of God. John i. 12, 13. " As many as received him,...
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The Works of the Right Reverend Father in God, Joseph Hall, D.D ...

Joseph Hall, Josiah Pratt - 1808
...and hope of any good issue of all my earthly labours and endeavours. II. 24 There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and that he should wake his soul enjoy good in his labour. Yet of all vanities this is the best, since the life of man...
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The Confession of Faith: The Larger and Shorter Catechism with the Scripture ...

Church of Scotland - Presbyterianism - 1810 - 600 pages
...well to thy herds. Ver. 24. For riches are not for ever, Keel. ii. 24. There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and...This also I saw, that it was from the hand of God. Eccl. iii. 12. I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice, and to do good in his...
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