The Christian scholar, by the author of 'The cathedral'.

J.H. Parker, 1854 - 330 pagina's

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Pagina 242 - Africo 5 antennaeque gemant, ac sine funibus vix durare carinae possint imperiosius aequor? non tibi sunt Integra lintea, non di, quos iterum pressa voces malo, Ľ quamvis Pontica pinus, silvae filia nobilis, iactes et genus et nomen inutile; nil pictis timidus navita puppibus fidit.
Pagina xx - The light of the body is the eye. If therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness.
Pagina xlix - For the thoughts of mortal men are miserable, and our devices are but uncertain. For the corruptible body presseth down the soul, and the earthly tabernacle weigheth down the mind that museth upon many things. And hardly do we guess aright at things that are upon earth, and with labour do we find the things that are before us...
Pagina 240 - Pyrrha, sub antrof cui flavam religas comam, simplex munditiis? heu quoties fidem mutatosque deos flebit et aspera nigris aequora ventis emirabitur insolens, qui nunc te fruitur credulus aurea; qui semper vacuam, semper amabilem sperat nescius aurae fallacis. miseri, quibus intentata nites ! me tabula sacer votiva paries indicat uvida suspendisse potenti vestimenta maris deo.
Pagina xxii - ... which hope we have as an anchor of the soul both sure and steadfast, and which entereth into that within the veil...
Pagina xlvii - Virtue labours mid the sky To set her citadel, Where visitants may come from high, And Contemplation dwell. She climbs ; hill rises after hill, The sun seems to alight Ever before, but distant still It sinks, and leaves to night. "Suffer the little children to come onto Me, and forbid them not...
Pagina xlvi - Who then is a faithful and wise servant, whom his lord hath made ruler over his household, to give them meat in due season ? Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
Pagina 242 - O navis, referent in mare te novi fluctus ! o quid agis ? fortiter occupa portum ! nonne vides ut nudum remigio latus et malus celeri saucius Africo 5 antennaeque gemant ac sine funibus vix durare carinae possint imperiosius aequor?
Pagina xlix - Nevertheless, when I perceived that I could not otherwise obtain her, except God gave her to me (and that was a point of wisdom also to know whose gift she was...
Pagina xlix - For though a man be never so perfect among the children of men, yet if thy wisdom be not with him, he shall be nothing regarded.

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