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" As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not; so he that getteth riches, and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool. "
Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ... - Page 17
1823
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

New Church gen. confer - 1840
...Sacred Scriptures. Thus, we are told in Jeremiah, that " as the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcbeth them not, so he that getteth riches, and not by right,...midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool." The signs of the times, however, as we before remarked, indicate a new order of things. Men are beginning...
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Calmet's Great Dictionary of the Holy Bible: Scripture illustrated, by means ...

Augustin Calmet - Bible - 1814
...with Jer. xvii. 1 1. " The partridge sit-'.teth, on eggs, and produceth, or hatcheth, not ; so I ; that getteth riches, and not by right, shall leave...in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be con-.temptible." The difficulty is, to ascertain in whit sense the partridge justifies this similitude....
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

New Church gen. confer - 1847
...eggs, but fails to hatch them, for " so (he adds) is he that getteth riches, but not by right ; he shall leave them in the midst of his days, and, at his end, shall be a fool." Little does it matter whether a man prove in the end a " fool" by the misapplication of life ; or whether,...
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Ezra to Malachi

1815
...reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings. 1 1 As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them...midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool. 12 A glorious high throne from the beginning it the place of our sanctuary. 13 O LORD, the hope of...
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A Compendium of the Religious Doctrines, Religious and Moral Precepts ...

Bible - 1815 - 276 pages
...that will pity the poor. Better is a little with righteousness, than great revenues without right. He that getteth riches and not by right, shall leave...midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool. An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning ; but the end thereof shall not be blessed. The...
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The Whole Works of the Rev. W. Bates, Volume 2

William Bates - Presbyterianism - 1815
...beginning, and death in the issue, must have shame in the middle." Jer. 17. 11. The prophet tells us, " He that getteth riches, and not by right, shall leave...midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool." He was a fool all along in his deceiving of others, though reputed worldly wise; but in the issue,...
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A true relation of the holy war, made by king Shaddai upon Diabolus ...

John Bunyan - 1816
...fools of the world; therefore let not Christians put them among those that are wise for heaven : " As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them...midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool." And the man under o consideration consideration is one of these, and therefore must look to fall by...
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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Volumes 1-2

1818 - 792 pages
...fruit of his doings. 1 1 As the partridge sitteth on fggs, and hatcheth (Лет not; so he thatgetteth riches, and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be a and they are no gods? 21 Therefore behold. I will this once cause them to know, I will cause them to...
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Miscellanea Scotica: I. Life of Archbishop Sharp. Donald Munro's ...

Scotland - 1818
...oracle will hold, " that as the partridge sitteth upon her eggs, and hatcheth them not, so he that gets riches and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and in the end shall be a fool." But he is not more intent in building of his own house, than he is taken...
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Miscellanea Scotica: I. Life of Archbishop Sharp. Donald Munro's ...

Scotland - 1818
...oracle will hold, " that as the partridge sitteth upon her eggs, and hatcheth them not, so he that gets riches and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and in the end shall be a fool." But he is not more intent in building of his own house, than he is taken...
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