The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

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W. Simpkin and R. Marshall, 1796 - English literature
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Page 286 - If there be among you a poor man of one of thy brethren within any of thy gates in thy land which the Lord thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart, nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother: but thou shalt open thine hand wide unto him, and shalt surely lend him sufficient for his need, in that which he wanteth.
Page 158 - Awake, O north wind; and come, thou south; blow upon my garden, that the spices thereof may flow out. Let my beloved come into his garden, and eat his pleasant fruits.
Page 286 - Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, in the power of the Holy Ghost.
Page 286 - And it shall be for a sign unto thee upon thine hand, and for a memorial
Page 187 - I have found means to gain 5000/. a year, and to spend it. Now I defy the most able Englishman to go to Switzerland, and either to gain that income, or to spend it there.
Page 451 - ... sale had not the defect complained of, and will make the proof on his part much more difficult. The bargain is complete, and if it be fraudulent on the part of the seller, he will be liable to the buyer in damages, without either a return or notice.
Page 384 - Tis the last interview that Fate allows!" In vain he thus attempts her mind to move With tears and pray'rs, and late-repenting love. Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And, what he says and swears, regards no more, Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But...
Page 169 - Have a care how you reverse my nature with a word. Woodville in my power ! Woodville at my mercy ! If there's a man on earth, that can inspire me with revenge, it is that treacherous, base, deceitful rival.
Page 238 - Mosaic Cosmogony, is true so far as it goes : and that the Bible, in virtue of its originality, is fitter to explain all the books in the world than they are to explain it: that much of the learning of the age was either unprofitable in itself, or dangerous in its effect; and that literature, so far as it was a fashion, was in general unfavourable to...
Page 228 - And I looked, and rose up, and said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, Be not ye afraid of them : remember the Lord, which is great and terrible, and fight for your brethren, your sons, and your daughters, your wives, and your houses.

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