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" He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls. "
The government of children - Page 123
by John A. Gere - 1851 - 157 pages
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A collection of many select and Christian epistles, letters and testimonies ...

George Fox - Society of Friends - 1831
...righteousness ;' and, ' better is he that rules over his own spirit, than he that takes a city ; for he that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, without walls;' then the security and strength are gone. And therefore let every one keep his own little...
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The Christian Institutes: Or, the Sincere Word of God ; Being a Plain and ...

Francis Gastrell - Bible - 1832 - 300 pages
...to anger is better than the mighty ; and he that ruleth his spirit, than he that taketh a city. But he that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down and without walls. s He that hath a froward heart findeth no good ; and he that hath a perverse tongue, falleth into mischief....
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The Infantile Instructor [#]: Being a Series of Questions and Answers ...

Eli Mecker - Arithmetic - 1832 - 167 pages
...early age ! How interesting the system of infantile instruction in this respect ! LESSON FOR READING. He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is- like a city that is broken down, and without walls. A soft answer turneth away wrath ; but grievous words stir up anger. Better is a dinner of herbs, where...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor

Music - 1832
...stir up strife. Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith. He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down and without walls. Keep innocency, and take heed to the thing that is right; for that shall bring a man peace at the last....
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Lectures on the Book of Jonah: Designed Chiefly for the Use of Seamen : to ...

George Young - Bible - 1832 - 232 pages
...lest we give way to unhallowed passions, disgraceful to the followers of the meek and lowly Jesns. " He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is hroken down, and without walls."* The unworthy temper of Jonah appears still further, hy his prayer...
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Selections from the Old Testament[...]

Sarah Austin - 1833 - 304 pages
...offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle. 35 He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and without walls. 36 A fool's wrath is presently known: but a prudent man covereth shame. ^f37 He that passeth by, and...
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Christian ethics: being selections from the writings of Bishop Sanderson

Robert Sanderson - 1833 - 80 pages
...strike ; lest thou know not what to do in the end thereof, when thy neighbour hath put thee to shame." " He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and hath no walls." " As coals are to burning coals, so is a contentious man to kindle strife." " A stone...
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Last Thoughts on Important Subjects: In Three Parts . I. Man's Liability to ...

Noah Worcester - Sin - 1833 - 323 pages
...to overcome evil with good? With no attainments short of this should any Christian rest satisfied. " He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city, broken down and without walls." But " He that ruleth his own spirit, is better than he that taketh...
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Time and temper: a manual of selections from holy Scripture and extr. from ...

Time - 1835
...hath put thee to shame. By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a suit tongue breaketh the bone. He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls. xxv. 8. 15. 28. Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit ? there is more hope of a fool than of...
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The young Christian's morning and evening prayers

Christian - History - 1835
...not when thine enemy falleth ; and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth. Prov. xxiv. 17. 18. He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and without walls. Prov. xxv. 28. 19. Boast not thyself of tomorrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth....
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