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" Their prophecies never come to pass ; and of their secrets, what is true is not new, and what is new is not true. "
The Foundations of Spiritualism,: By W. Whately Smith - Page 121
by Whately Carington - 1920 - 123 pages
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

...with which they are confounded, we are compelled to say of this theory, as of its precursors, that what is true is not new, and what is new is not true. The thesis is " not proven." The reasoning by which it is supported may be pronounced as superficial...
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The Portfolio of Entertaining & Instructive Varieties in History, Literature ...

Literary Criticism - 1829
...demonstrated both by Dr. Wayte and Mr. Stone, who shew that, as the celebrated Blumenbach declared of it, What is true, is not new, And what is new, is not true. Dr. Wayte points out the inconsistencies between the classification of organs which exist among phrenologists...
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The Polar star, being a continuation of 'The Extractor', of entertainment ...

1829
...demonstrated both by Dr. Wayte and Mr. Stone, who show that, as the celebrated Blumenhach declared of it, ' What is true is not new, And what is new is not true." Dr. Wayte points out the inconsistencies time; for compared to the leisure which many a student enjoys,...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 2

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew, Timothy Flint, Washington Irving - 1833
...for the proofs. We can even withstand the witty German adage against the doctrine, that what of it is true is not new ; and what is new is not true. We will not contend that phrenology is a modern discovery, for we do not believe it such. We are confident...
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The Bible Christian

Religion - 1837
...would be equally pertinent with reference te this tract. " It contains something new, and something true ; but what is true is not new, and what is new is not true." The Author has made but an indifferent use of the advantages which heenjoyed, through the courtesy...
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British and Foreign Medical Review: Or Quarterly ..., Volume 6; Volume 11

1838
...exemplification we have seen for a long time of that species of composition, not unfamiliar to reviewers, where what is true is not new, and what is new is not true. Of the truths we need not speak; of the novelties we can only find room for one or two small specimens....
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The Christian Remembrancer, Volume 30

William Scott, Francis Garden, James Bowling Mozley - Christianity - 1855
...Our objections to the book might be summed up in the brief but now somewhat hackneyed formula, that ' what is true is not new, and what is new is not true.' But, in fact, there is some difficulty in deciding how much even of the unsound portion can be called new....
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The sceptre of righteousness: a sermon, Volume 1

John Spurgin - History - 1848
...definitely upon these points until now ; and in reference to great principles, we generally find that what is true is not new, and what is new is not true. The Apostle strongly cautions us, as we have seen, against being "carried about with divers and strange...
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Notes on Madras Judicial Administration

William Holloway - Justice, Administration of - 1853 - 60 pages
...severely chastised by the Court. Mr. Norton's book is very like that of the German of whom it was said, "What is true is not new and what is new is not true." The language is all his own, and he is so impressed with the importance of the office of reproducing...
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