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Page 290 - On parent knees, a naked new-born child Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee smiled ; So live, that sinking in thy last long sleep, Calm thou mayst smile, while all around thee weep.
Page 27 - Truly it has been said, emphatically in these days ought it to be repeated : A loving Heart is the beginning of all Knowledge. This it is that opens the whole mind, quickens every faculty of the intellect to do its fit work, that of knowing; and therefrom, by sure consequence, of vividly uttering-forth. Other secret for being
Page 136 - Where'er I roam, whatever realms I see, My heart, untravelled, fondly turns to thee : Still to my brother turns with ceaseless pain, And drags at each remove a length'ning chain.
Page 130 - For that is the thing a man is born to, in all epochs. He is born to expend every particle of strength that God Almighty has given him, in doing the work he finds he is fit for ; to stand up to it to the last breath of life, and do his best.
Page 308 - Deus a quo sancta desideria, recta consilia, et justa sunt opera : da servis tuis illam quam mundus dare non potest pacem : ut et corda nostra mandatis tuis dedita : et hostium sublata formidine, tempora sint tua protectione tranquilla.
Page 110 - AH Clemence ! when I saw thee last Trip down the Rue de Seine, And turning, when thy form had past, I said, " We meet again," — J. dreamed not in that idle glance Thy latest image came, And only left to memory's trance A shadow and a name. The few strange words my lips had taught Thy timid voice to speak, Their gentler signs, which often brought Fresh roses to thy cheek, The trailing of...
Page 33 - The Lord hath created medicines out of the earth; and he that is wise will not abhor them.
Page 27 - A loving Heart is the beginning of all Knowledge. This it is that opens the whole mind, quickens every faculty of the intellect to do its fit work, that si knowing; and therefrom, by sure consequence, of vividly nttering-forth. Other -secret for being ' graphic* is there none, worth having: but this is an all-sufficient one.
Page 228 - Edinburgh or any part of Europe. It is not wonderful that in the designs of Providence medicinal agents should exist,, capable of averting pain by the suspension of sensibility. But the wonder is that after mankind had borne pain ever since the creation of their race, any person should be found of sufficient courage and strength of conviction to put through the untried and formidable experiments necessary to decide whether life could continue, under the inhalation of a scarce respirablc vapor, carried...