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action affected appear attention avoid beauty become better body called cause censure character common conduct considered Containing continually Corrections danger desire distress duty earth edition employed Engliſh enjoy errors esteem evil examples Exercises expected fall favour feel fortune future gain give given Grammar hand happiness heart honour hope human important improved interest Italy kind king knowledge labour language laws learned less light live manners means measure mind nature never notes object observations occasion opinion ourselves passions peace persons pleasure possess present principle produce proper reader reason receive regard religion respect riches RULE sentences soon speak success temper thing thou thought tion true truth vice virtue whole wise wish written young youth
Page 18 - Honour and shame from no condition rise ; Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Page 111 - The first sure symptom of a mind in health Is rest of heart, and pleasure felt at home.
Page 112 - Self-love but serves the virtuous mind to wake, As the small pebble stirs the peaceful lake ; The centre moved, a circle straight succeeds, Another still, and still another spreads ; Friend, parent, neighbour, first it will embrace; His country next, and next all human race...
Page 111 - Father of light and life, thou Good Supreme ! O teach me what is good ; teach me Thyself! Save me from folly, vanity, and vice, From every low pursuit; and feed my soul With knowledge, conscious peace, and virtue pure; Sacred, substantial, never-fading bliss...
Page 122 - But a certain maid beheld him as he sat by the fire, and earnestly looked upon him, and said, This man was also with him. 57 And he denied him, saying, Woman, I know him not.
Page 113 - Ten thousand thousand precious gifts My daily thanks employ ; Nor is the least a cheerful heart That tastes those gifts with joy. Through ev'ry period of my life, Thy goodness I'll pursue ; ' And, after death, in distant worlds, The glorious theme renew.
Page 79 - I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
Page 112 - Without satiety, though e'er so bless'd, And but more relish'd as the more distress'd : The broadest mirth unfeeling folly wears, Less pleasing far than virtue's very tears : Good from each object, from each place...