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" There's not a chain That hellish foes, confederate for his harm, Can wind around him, but he casts it off With as much ease as Samson his green withes. He looks abroad into the varied field Of nature, and though poor perhaps, compared... "
Poems, - Page 117
by William Cowper - 1817
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The Handbook of Oratory: A Cyclopedia of Authorities on Oratory as an Art ...

William Vincent Byars - Orators - 1901 - 533 pages
...ragged wit a mute become, "When wealth and power would have her dumb. — Churchill: 'Ghost,* Book fff. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. — Cowper: 'Task,* Book V. All truth is precious, if not all divine, And what dilates the...
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The Cyclopedia of Oratory: A Handbook of Authorities on Oratory as an Art ...

W. V. Byars - 1901 - 557 pages
...ragged wit a mute become, When wealth and power would have her dumb. — Churchill: 'Ghost,' Book lII. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free. And all are slaves beside. — Cowper: 'Task,* Book V. AH truth is precious, if not all divine, And what dilates the pow'rs...
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Joscelyn Cheshire: A Story of Revolutionary Days in the Carolinas

Sara Beaumont Kennedy, Sara Beaumont Cannon Kennedy - Conduct of life - 1901 - 338 pages
...smoke-swirls of battle or bivouacked under the cold, white stars. CHAPTER III. ONWARD TO VALLEY FORGE. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves besides." — COWPER. colony of North Carolina had long been ready for rebellion against kingly authority....
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The English Language: An Introduction to the Principles which Govern Its ...

Frederick Manley, William Nicholas Hailmann - English language - 1902 - 447 pages
...2. In the following sentences, parse in full all the pronouns. God helps those who help themselves. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves besides. Evil comes to all who do evil. How poor are they whose wealth does good to none. Whom the...
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The Moral Law: Or, The Theory and Practice of Duty; an Ethical Text-book

Edward John Hamilton - Ethics - 1902 - 464 pages
...the dominating power " of sin." The poet Cowper celebrates this liberty in a passage beginning, '• He is the freeman •whom the Truth makes free, And all are slaves beside." A man given up lo selfishness, sensuality, avarice, ambition, or any other vice, habitually...
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Essay-writing for Schools a Practical Exposition of the Principles of this ...

Leslie Cope Cornford - English essays - 1903 - 309 pages
...beginning of the century. Write his Reply, taking the opposite view. England in 1837 and in 1897. ' He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside.' PRINTED BY OLIVER AND BOYD EDINBURGH Telegraphic Address GUIDEBOOK, LONDON. MR. MURRAY'S CATALOGUE...
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Proceedings, Essays and Debates ...

1904
...lies at the door of the Lutheran Church today, as it did in. the 16th century. If it be true that : . "He is the free-man whom the Truth makes free And all are slaves besides," and that Truth is : "That golden key, That opes the palace of eternity," — then we owe...
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Graded Lessons in English: An Elementary English Grammar, Consisting ..., Book 1

Alonzo Reed, Brainerd Kellogg - English language - 1897 - 281 pages
...Where is a relative adverb equivalent to in which. Prey is a noun, in apposition with land. 117 — 11. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. 117—12. Variety's the spice of life, That gives it all its flavor. It is in the objective...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1905 - 741 pages
...meaner themes, Is cold on this. She execrates indeed 73 The tyranny that doomed them to the fire, But gives the glorious sufferers little praise.* "^ He...freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. There's not a chain That hellish foes confederate for his harm Can wind around him, but he...
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Synonyms Discriminated: A Dictionary of Synonymous Words in the English Languare

Charles John Smith - English language - 1904 - 781 pages
...ALLY. CONFEDERATE (Lat. conf'xdcrdre, to win by a league) is used of individuals in a bad sense. " He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves besides. There's not a chain That hellish foes confederate for his harm Can wind around him, bnt he...
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