What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
acquire admiration affections amongst amusements appear attention beauty believe blessed called cause certainly CHAPTER character chief Christ Christian church comfort conduct consider converse death delight desire duty earth employed enter eternal excellence existence faith father feel female follow friends gain give glory habit hand happiness heart heaven holy honour hope human important improvement influence interesting keep kind knowledge leave live look Lord manners means meet ment mental mind moral mother nature necessary neglect never object once parents pass perfect persons piety play pleasure portion prepared present principles pursuits receive reference religion rich rising salvation scene society soul spirit stage suffer sure taste thing thought tion truth virtue whole wisdom young
Page 51 - When the ear heard me, then it blessed me; and when the eye saw me, it gave witness to me; because I delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him. The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me : and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.
Page 24 - Ye winds, that have made me your sport, Convey to this desolate shore Some cordial endearing report Of a land I shall visit no more. My friends, do they now and then send A wish or a thought after me ? O tell me I yet have a friend, Though a friend I am never to see.
Page 68 - Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised. Give her of the fruit of her hands; and let her own works praise her in the gates.
Page 117 - O my soul, thou hast said unto the Lord, Thou art my Lord...
Page 69 - Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time forth and for evermore. From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the Lord's name is to be praised.
Page 153 - And I gave my heart to know wisdom, and to know madness and folly: I perceived that this also is vexation of spirit. For in much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.
Page 67 - She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life. 13 She seeketh wool, and flax, and worketh willingly with her hands. 14 She is like the merchants' ships : she bringeth her food from afar.
Page 126 - Whosoever, therefore, shall confess me before men, him will I confess before my Father which is in heaven ; but whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven.
Page 44 - Iron sharpeneth iron ; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.