The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 81

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R. Griffiths, 1789 - Books
 

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Page 225 - I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. Every branch in me that beareth not fruit, he taketh away ; and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit.
Page 138 - Finally, brethren, whatfoever things are ' true, whatfoever things are honeft, whatfoever things ' are juft, whatfoever things are pure, whatfoever things ' are lovely, whatfoever things are of good report : If ' there be any virtue, and if there be any praife, think
Page 38 - All they shall speak and say unto thee, Art thou also become weak as we? Art thou become like unto us? Thy pomp is brought down to the grave and the noise of thy viols: the worm is spread under thee, and the worms cover thee.
Page 129 - AWAKE, my St. John ! leave all meaner things To low ambition, and the pride of kings. Let us (fince life can little more fupply Than juft to look about us and to die...
Page 479 - Though I look old, yet I am strong and lusty: For in my youth I never did apply Hot and rebellious liquors in my blood; Nor did not with unbashful forehead woo The means of weakness and debility; Therefore my age is as a lusty winter, Frosty, but kindly: let me go with you; I'll do the service of a younger man In all your business and necessities.
Page 336 - Thank ye," to his thorn. The Pig set up a dismal yelling; Follow'd the Robber to his dwelling, Who, like a fool, had built it midst a bramble: In manfully he sallied, full of might, Determin'd to obtain his right; And midst the bushes now began to scramble.
Page 397 - A miracle is a violation of the laws of nature ; and as a firm and unalterable experience has established these laws, the proof against a miracle, from the very nature of the fact, is as entire as any argument from experience can possibly be imagined.
Page 640 - ... forms of Government, with their institutions, civil and religious; you will examine their improvements and methods in arithmetic...
Page 516 - ... quality it cannot •be walked upon. It is of a circular form, and I fup•pofe about three miles in circumference.
Page 459 - Rules to be obferved in every Contingency incident to the Chace Together with an Account of the Vizier's Manner of hunting in the Mogul Empire. By William Blane, Efq.

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