An Address, Delivered at Pembroke: In Presence of the School Committee ...

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A. Danforth, 1827 - Education - 24 pages
 

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Page 4 - Therefore shall ye lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul, and bind them for a sign upon your hand, that they may be as frontlets between your eyes. And ye shall teach them your children, speaking of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. And thou shalt write them upon the...
Page 1 - That our sons may be as plants grown up in their youth: that our daughters may be as corner stones, polished after the similitude of a palace...
Page 4 - That your days may be multiplied, and the days of your children, in the land which the LORD sware unto your fathers to give them, as the days of heaven upon the earth.
Page 6 - ... life, for almost every useful art, discovery, and invention. In a word, education, regarding man as a rational, accountable and immortal being, elevates, expands, and enriches his mind ; cultivates the best affections of his heart ; pours a thousand sweet and gladdening streams around the dwellings of the poor as well as the mansions of the rich, and while it greatly multiplies and enhances the enjoyments of time, helps to train up the soul for the bliss of eternity.
Page 17 - It may be proper here to make a few remarks on the Management of the School.
Page 18 - The President of the United States, on his late visit to this...

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