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Page 138 - And into whatsoever house ye enter, first say, ' Peace be to this house.' And if the son of peace be there, your peace shall rest upon it: if not, it shall turn to you again.
Page 122 - Why resist any longer the grand and interesting conclusion ? Each of these stars may be the token of a system as vast and as splendid as the one which we inhabit. Worlds roll in these distant regions ; and these worlds must be the mansions of life and of intelligence.