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Genetic Algorithms + Data Structures = Evolution Programs - Page 1
by Zbigniew Michalewicz - 1996 - 387 pages
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Morning and evening prayers, for the use of individuals, Volume 2

Morning and evening prayers - 1818
...serious conviction of the insufficiency of man for his own happiness, that the race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill. I would make my humble, my thankful boasts in...
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Sermons on various subjects, evangelical, devotional and practical ..., Volume 1

Joseph Lathrop - Congregational churches - 1809
...small in its importance, and uncertain in its issue. " The race is not to the swift, nor thg Vol. I. Yy battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to men of understanding, nor favor to men of skiM." If we make some good progress, and have a fair prospect...
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The dignity of human nature, or, A brief account of the certain and ...

James Burgh - Conduct of life - 1812 - 527 pages
...makes rich; brings low and lifta up. That riches and honours come from him. That the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong; nor bread to the wise, nor favour to men of skill; but it is the hand of God, that has wrought all these things. That though the...
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A series of discourses on the principles of religious belief as connected ...

Robert Morehead - 1816
...at an end. If the laws of this lower world are not invariable,—if " the race is not always to the swift, nor " the battle to the strong, nor bread to " the wise, nor riches to men of under" standing,"—the design is evidently that we should raise our contemplation to higher...
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The Christian Advocate, Volume 6

Ashbel Green - 1828
...blessings, to the believer, in this uncertain world. It ¡ч, as Solomon say«, " The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to men of understanding, but time and chance hap-' peneth to them all." I only affirm that the chance,...
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The baptist Magazine

1854
...the one more than the other determine his way. There is nothing certain to a man of all his portion under the sun. The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor honour to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all. And in death, too, how fareth the...
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God's chosen fast: or, What shall we do for our poorer brethren in the wynds ...

James Peddie (of Edinburgh.) - 1860
...race, some through their own misconduct, and others quite innocently, for the race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to men of understanding. Without stopping to inquire who is to blame, let us consider the obligation involved...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter

Religion - 1861
...out of His reach, or beyond His grasp. He holds the wind in His fists. So that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to the prudent, nor favour to men of skill ; but God lifts up and puts down whom He will. He causes men to...
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Maxims of the kingdom of Heaven

Bible - 1867
...while they live, and afterwards they shall be brought down to hell. Ver. 3. The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to the learned, nor favour to the skilful: but time and chance in all. Ver. 11. For my foolish people have...
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The Christian Æsop: ancient fables teaching eternal truths

William Henry Anderdon - History - 1871
...in the doctrine of Christ, hath not God' (2 S. John, 8, 9). —' I turned me to another thing; and I saw that under the sun the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong' (Eccles. ix. 11). PERSEVERANCE TO THE END. (2.) In the race for life...
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