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Page 19 - Two things have I required of thee ; deny me them not before I die: Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for me: lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.
Page 16 - I speak of consists in bringing children up to labour with steadiness, with care, and with skill ; to show them how to do as many useful things as possible; to teach them to do them all in the best manner ; to set them an example in industry, sobriety, cleanliness and neatness; to make all these habitual to them, so that they never shall be liable to fall into the contrary...