The Quarterly Review, Volume 48 (Google eBook)

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John Murray, 1832
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Page 284 - Let not him that girdeth on his harness boast himself as he that putteth it off.
Page 288 - SIR EDWARD SEAWARD'S NARRATIVE OF HIS SHIPWRECK, and consequent Discovery of certain Islands in the Caribbean Sea: with a detail of many extraordinary and highly interesting Events in his Life, from 1733 to 1749. as written in his own Diary. Edited by Miss JANE PORTER.
Page 234 - It is said that the sins of the fathers shall be visited upon the children to the third and fourth generation.
Page 196 - And let those, that play your clowns, speak no more than is set down for them : for there be of them, that will themselves laugh, to set on some quantity of barren spectators to laugh too ; though in the mean time some necessary question of the play be then to be considered : that's villainous, and shows a most pitiful ambition in the fool that uses it.
Page 67 - That every man in want is knave or fool : " God cannot love" (says Blunt, with tearless eyes) " The wretch he starves" and piously denies: But the good bishop, with a meeker air, Admits, and leaves them, Providence's care.
Page 573 - Where through the long-drawn aisle and fretted vault, The pealing anthem swells the note of praise.
Page 95 - Dew-drops are the gems of morning, But the tears of mournful eve ! Where no hope is, life's a warning That only serves to make us grieve, When we are old...
Page 46 - ... as to how many angels can dance on the point of a needle.
Page 122 - Eternal God ! on what are thine enemies intent ! What are those enterprises of guilt and horror, that, for the safety of their performers, require to be enveloped in a darkness which the eye of Heaven must not penetrate!" he asked, "Did I say penetrate, sir, when I preached it?

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