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An Attempt Towards an Improved Translation of the Proverbs of Solomon: From ...
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ancient versions Arabic attribute authority blessed book of Proverbs Buxtorf Chaldee CHAPTER Christ Clerc Cocceius Dathe denotes derived Deut dialects Dindorf Diss divine Doederlein Durell ellipsis eternal evidence evil expression eyes Father favour fear of Jehovah folly fool Geier harlot hath heart Hebrew Hebrew language hemistich Hodgson honour horse-leech Houbigant interpretation Isaiah Jehovah Jewish Jews Kings knowledge Lancashire language lips literally Logos Lord means metonymy Michaelis mouth namely noun observes occurs Old Testament Oriental Ormskirk Parkhurst passage person perverse Poli Synop Prov Proverbs prudent punishment quod refer rendered reproof riches righteous sacred says Scholia Schultens Schulz scorner Scriptures sense signifies Simonis Solomon soul Syriac Targum thee Theodotion thine things thou tion translation Trinity truth understanding unto verb verse viii virtuous Vulg Vulgate wicked wisdom wise words wrath xviii xxii xxiv
Page 41 - The beginning of strife is as when one letteth out water : therefore leave off contention, before it be meddled with.
Page 335 - Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath : for it is written, " Vengeance is mine ; I will repay, saith the Lord." Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head. Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
Page 63 - If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink: For thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the Lord shall reward thee.
Page 6 - Her ways. are ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace. She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: and happy is every one that retaineth her.
Page 26 - He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind : and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart. 30. The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life ; and he that •winneth souls is wise.
Page 9 - When thou goest, thy steps shall not be straitened; And when thou runnest, thou shalt not stumble. Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: Keep her; for she is thy life.
Page 66 - The full soul loatheth an honeycomb ; But to the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.
Page 60 - I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding; And lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down.
Page 78 - She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.