The Leeds Correspondent, Volume 1

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John Ryley, John Gawthorp, John Whitley
James Nichols., 1815 - Mathematics - 4 pages

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Page 250 - ... a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless.
Page 5 - miseram et te perdidit, Orpheu, Quis tantus furor ? En iterum crudelia retro Fata vocant, conditque natantia lumina somnus. lamque vale : feror ingenti circumdata nocte Invalidasque tibi tendens, heu non tua, palmas.
Page 147 - He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.
Page 84 - Salente, pour nous défaire du plus faible de nos ennemis, qui ne commençait qu'à s'établir sur cette côte, afin de tourner ensuite nos armes contre cet autre ennemi plus puissant. Il a déjà pris plusieurs villes de nos alliés. Ceux de Crotone ont perdu contre lui deux batailles. Il se sert de toutes sortes de moyens pour contenter son ambition : la force et l'artifice, tout lui est égal, pourvu qu'il accable ses ennemis.
Page 4 - Te, veniente die, te, decedente, canebat. Taenarias etiam fauces, alta ostia Ditis, Et caligantem nigra formidine lucum Ingressus, Manesque adiit Regemque tremendum Nesciaque humanis precibus mansuescere corda. At cantu commotae Erebi de sedibus imis Umbrae ibant tenues simulacraque luce carentum...
Page 240 - Whose all-prolific beam late call'd me forth From darkness, teeming darkness, where I lay The worm's inferior, and, in rank, beneath The dust I tread on, high to bear my brow, To drink the spirit of the golden day, And triumph in existence...
Page 259 - I say unto you, Refrain from these men, and let them alone; for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought ; but if it be of God, ye cannot overthrow it ; lest haply ye be found even to fight against God.
Page 74 - Archbishop Tillotson uses this figure very happily, to recommend good and virtuous actions : " After we have practised good actions a while, they become easy; and when they are easy, we begin to take pleasure in them ; and when they please us, we do them frequently ; and by frequency of acts, a thing grows into a habit ; and...
Page 5 - Septem illum totos perhibent ex ordine menses, rupe sub aeria, deserti ad Strymonis undam, flevisse et gelidis haec evolvisse sub antris, mulcentem tigres et agentem carmine quercus.
Page 224 - The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them.

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