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" Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. We see in needleworks and embroideries, it is more pleasing to have a lively work upon a sad and solemn ground, than to have a dark and melancholy work... "
Shakspere Weighed in an Even Balance - Page 14
by Alfred Pownall - 1864 - 86 pages
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What I Saw in Lancashire: A Plea for the Distressed Operatives : to which is ...

John Baillie - Great Britain - 1862 - 30 pages
...Hewitson" £c. " I was an hungered, and ye gave me meat ; naked, and ye clothed me.— MATT, xxv, 85, 36. " Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes...and adversity is not without comforts and hopes." — LOKD BACON. profits to bx gtjjplicb- io % gtlitf of % gli LONDON : JAMES NISBET, BEENEE'S STEEET....
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1864
...pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in desrribing the afflictions of Job than the felicitiesi of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and...without comforts and hopes. We see in needleworks aud embroideries, it is more pleasing to have a lively work iilon a sad2 and solemn ground, than to...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than tha felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many...adversity is not without comforts and hopes. We see in needle works and embroideries, it is more pleasing to have a li vely work upon a sad and solemn ground,...
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The Mother of the Wesleys: A Biography

John Kirk - 1864 - 351 pages
...carols : and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. —BACON. EVEN in our own days, the position of many clergymen in the Church of England, and many ministers...
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Wise sayings of the great and good

Wise sayings - Quotations, English - 1864 - 339 pages
...carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon, Prosperity is not without...; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. Essay on Adversity. — LORD BACON. ADVICE. Insincerity in asking Nothing is less sincere than our...
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Heart Cheer for Home Sorrow. Edited by the Rev. C. Bullock

Heart cheer, Charles BULLOCK (B.D.) - Consolation - 1865 - 172 pages
...carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...melancholy work upon a lightsome ground : judge, therefore, the pleasure of the heart by the pleasure of the eye. Certainly virtue is like pre cious odours, most...
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The works of lord Macaulay, complete, ed. by lady Trevelyan, Volume 6

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - 1866
...carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...solemn ground, than to have a dark and melancholy work ępon a lightsome ground. Judge therefore of the pleasure of the heart by the pleasure of the eye....
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BACON'S ESSAYS WITH ANNOTATIONS

RICHARD WHATELY - 1868
...pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities1 of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and...embroideries, it is more pleasing to have a lively work upon a sad2 and solemn ground, than to have a dark and melancholy work upon a lightsome ground: judge, therefore,...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1868 - 641 pages
...pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities1 of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and...needleworks and embroideries, it is more pleasing to have a li vely work upon a sad2 and solemn ground, than to have a dark and melancholy work upon a lightsome...
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The English language: its grammar and history. Together with a treatise on ...

Henry Lewis (M.A.) - 1869
...carols; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...have a lively work upon a sad and solemn ground, than a dark and melancholy work upon a lightsome ground : judge therefore of the pleasure of the heart by...
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