Y Traethodydd: am y fleyddyn ..., Volume 32

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Argraffwyd a Chyhoeddwyd Gan T. Gee a'i Fab, 1878 - Theology
 

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Page 430 - How modest, kindly, all-accomplish'd, wise, With what sublime repression of himself, And in what limits, and how tenderly ; Not swaying to this faction or to that ; Not making his high place the lawless perch Of wing'd ambitions, nor a vantage-ground For pleasure ; but thro...
Page 488 - Shot parallel to the earth his dewy ray, Discovering in wide landscape all the east Of Paradise and Eden's happy plains, Lowly they bow'd adoring, and began Their orisons, each morning duly paid In various style...
Page 482 - Assume a virtue, if you have it not. That monster, custom, who all sense doth eat, Of habits devil, is angel yet in this, That to the use of actions fair and good He likewise gives a frock or livery, That aptly is put on. Refrain to-night, And that shall lend a kind of easiness To the next abstinence ; the next more easy ; For use almost can change the stamp of nature, And either . . . the devil, or throw him out With wondrous potency.
Page 419 - Hope more for these than some inheritance Of such a life, a heart, a mind as thine, Thou noble Father of her kings to be, Laborious for her people and her poor— Voice in the rich dawn of an ampler day— Far-sighted...
Page 160 - He set a Fox to wright how martyrs runne By death to lyfe. Fox ventured paynes and health To give them light ; Daye spent in print his wealth.
Page 284 - Blest as th' immortal gods is he, The youth who fondly sits by thee, And hears and sees thee all the while Softly speak and sweetly smile.
Page 112 - There may come a time when the saying, " Have I not a right to do what I will with my own...
Page 40 - They were, upon the whole, from the black day when they first entered Europe, the one great anti-human specimen of humanity. Wherever they went, a broad line of blood marked the track behind them ; and, as far as their dominion reached, civilisation disappeared from view. They represented everywhere government by force, as opposed to government by law. For the guide of this life they had a relentless fatalism : for its reward hereafter, a sensual paradise.
Page 502 - Inter oves locum praesta, Et ab haedis me sequestra, Statuens in parte dextra.
Page 501 - ... the triple rhyme, and the vowel assonances chosen in striking adaptation to the sense, — all combining to produce an overwhelming effect, as if we heard the final crash of the universe, the commotion of the opening graves, the trumpet of the archangel summoning the quick and the dead, and saw the " King of tremendous majesty " seated on the throne of justice and mercy, and ready to dispense everlasting life or everlasting woe.

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