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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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The Christian Institutes: Or, The Sincere Word of God, Being a Plain and ...

Francis Gastrell - Bible - 1804 - 328 pages
...Mighty ; and he that ruleth his Spirit, than he that taketh a City. But he that hath no Rule lover his own Spirit, is like a City that is broken down and without Walls. 0 He that hath a froward Heart, findeth no Good ; and he that hath a perverfe Tongue, falieth into...
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The Christian Monitor, Volume 2

Christian life - 1806
...does christianity more directly promote our happiness ; for " he that hath no rule oveir R his awn spirit, is like a city that is broken down', and without walls." Meekness and humility are opposed to our natural pride and high conceit of ourselves, and in this sense...
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A Theological Dictionary, Volume 2

Charles Buck - Theology - 1807
...feet, and invite them to strike. The man of temper places himself beyond vexatious interruption. ' He that hath ' no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and without walls,' into which enter over the ruins serpents, vagrants, thieves, enemies ; while the man who in patience...
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Sermons

Hugh Blair - 1807
...opposition to the passion of a child. It is the enjoyment of peace, in opposition to uproar and confusion. He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down and without walls*. — The next important exercise of patience is, ' * Prdv. Sxv. 28. ill. P 21. .1 210 On Patience. SERMON...
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A Scripture Account of the Faith and Practice of Christians: Consisting of ...

Hugh Gaston - Bible - 1807 - 506 pages
...xxii. 24. Make no friendship with an angry man, and with a furious man thou shall not go. xxv. 28. He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and without walls. xxvii- 4. Wrath is cruel, and anger is outrageous, but who is able to stand before envy. xxix. 22....
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The works of ... Joseph Hall, with some account of his life and sufferings ...

Joseph Hall (bp. of Norwich.) - 1808
...ch. i. 20. Thou shalt find it exposes thee to all mischief: for, He, that hath no rule over his awn spirit, is like a city, that is broken down, and without walls, saith Solomon ; Prov. xxv. ?S. What enemy may not rush into such a city, at pleasure ? Just such advantage...
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Sermons

Hugh Blair - 1808
...that is, satisfaction itself. Justly it is said by the Wise Man, that he •who hath no rule over his spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and without walls *. All is waste ; all is in disorder and ruins within him. He possesses no defence against dangers...
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A Commentary Upon the Old and New Testaments, with the Apocrypha: Genesis to ...

Symon Patrick (Bp. of Ely), William Lowth, Richard Arnald, Daniel Whitby - Bible - 1809
...men are very desirous, proves at last not honourable, but reproachful to them. See Arg. [k] Ver. 28. He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken d'jwn, and without walls.] He that cannot govern his passions, especially his anger, but suffers them...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1810 - 231 pages
...prince made inquiry after such, persons ; but found the inquiry vain, and was silent. SECTION Vin. 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 grevious words stir up anger. Better is a dinner of herbs where...
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A theological dictionary, Volume 2

Charles Buck - Theology - 1810
...feet, and invite them to strike. The man of temper places himself beyond vexatious interruption. ' He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city that is broken down, and without walls,' into which enter over the ruins serpents, vagrants, thieves, enemies ; while the man who in patience...
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