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" When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was pleasing ; all my mind was set Serious to learn and know, and thence to do What might be public good; myself I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things... "
The book of good examples drawn from authentic history and biography ... - Page 11
by John Frost - 1846 - 288 pages
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Paradise Regain'd: A Poem. In Four Books. To which is Added Samson Agonistes ...

John Milton - 1707 - 457 pages
...all my mind was fet Serious to learn and know, and thence to do What might be publick good } my felf I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things : therefore above my years, The Law of God I read and found it fweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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A Biographical History of England, from Egbert the Great ..., Volume 1, Part 2

James Granger - Great Britain - 1769
...known feral inftances. { See Goodall's " Royal College of Fhyficians of London," p. 349. " BOEB " Born to that end ; born to promote all truth, " All righteous things." PARAD. REG. C. Johnfonp. 1618 ; Cipriani fhJh. The original, which was fold at Mr. Charles Stanhope's...
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A collection of Psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, by D. Simpson

David Simpson - 1780
...all my mind was fet Serious to learn and know, and thence to do What might be public good ; myfelf I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things; therefore above my year* The law of God I read, and found it fweet - Made Made it my whole delight,...
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Paradise lost: a poem in twelve books, Volume 2

John Milton, Raymond de Verninac de Saint Maur, Elijah Fenton - 1784 - 463 pages
...all my mind was fet Serious to Team and know, and thence to do What might be publick good ; myfelf I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things : therefore above my years> The law of God I read, and found- it fweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson

John Milton - 1807
...and hear What from without comes often to my ears, 111 sorting with my present state compar'-d ! 200 When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things: therefore above my years, The law of God I read, and found it sweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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A plea for religion and the Sacred Writings: addressed to the disciples of ...

David Simpson - Apologetics - 1809 - 393 pages
...Christ spent most of his leisure in this manner. Our great epic bard hath represented him as saying : " When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things : therefore above my years The law of God I read, and found it sweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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Cowper's Milton, in Four Volumes: Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's ...

William Hayley, John Milton, William Cowper - Literary Criticism - 1810
...was pleasing; all my mind was get Serious to learn and know, and thence to <k What might be publk-k good; myself I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things: thereforc, above nvy years, The law of God I read, and found it sweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ...

John Milton - 1810
...was pleasing; all my mind was set Serious to learn and know, and thence to do What might be publick good; myself I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things: therefore, above my years, The law of God I read, and found it sweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ...

David Simpson - 1810 - 345 pages
...was pleasing; all my mind w*> set Serious to learn and know, and thence to do What might he puhlic good ; myself I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things : therefore above my years The law of GOD I read, and found it sweet, Made it my whole delight, and...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1817
...How different is the youthful picture of himself which has supposed our Saviour to draw ! " When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...truth, All righteous things." , Paradise Regained, Milton . 201. ' Witch. Spare not thyself proceed. ' Man. She was like me in lineaments her...
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