Alcohol: Its Place and Power

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Scottish Temperance League, 1861 - 235 pagina's
 

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Pagina 171 - Who hath woe? who hath sorrow? who hath contentions? who hath babbling? who hath wounds without cause? who hath redness of eyes? They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine. Look not thou upon the wine when it is red, when it giveth his colour in the cup, when it moveth itself aright: at the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder.
Pagina 102 - Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts. Let him drink and forget his poverty and remember his misery no more.
Pagina 181 - He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks; till a dart strike through his liver; as a bird hasteth to the snare, and knoweth not that it is for his life.
Pagina 94 - Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach's sake and thine often infirmities.
Pagina 90 - For, lo, the winter is past, The rain is over and gone ; The flowers appear on the earth ; The time of the singing of birds is come, And the voice of the turtle is heard in our land ; The fig tree putteth forth her green figs, And the vines with the tender grape give a good smell. Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.
Pagina 178 - Your friends avoid you; brutishly transform'd, They hardly know you; or if one remains To wish you well, he wishes you in heaven. Despised, unwept you fall; who might have left A sacred, cherish'd, sadly pleasing name; A name still to be utter'd with a sigh.
Pagina 86 - All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any.
Pagina 78 - I cannot eat but little meat, My stomach is not good ; But sure I think, that I can drink With him that wears a hood...
Pagina 193 - Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging : and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.
Pagina 142 - The Hudson's Bay Company have for many years entirely excluded spirits from the fur countries to the north, over which they have exclusive control; to the great improvement," as Sir John Richardson states, " of the health and morals of their Canadian servants and of the Indian tribes.

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