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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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The treasury of David: containing an original exposition of the ..., Volume 1

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 1870
...carols; and the pencil of the Holy Spirit hath laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...upon a lightsome ground ; judge, therefore, of the pleasures of the heart by the pleasures of the eye. Certainly virtue is like precious odours — most...
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Choice Specimens of English Literature: Selected from the Chief English ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, William Smith - English literature - 1850 - 477 pages
...carols; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...without comforts and hopes. We see in needle-works and embroidjeries, it is more pleasing to have a lively work upon a sad ami solemn ground, than to have...
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CHAPTERS FROM THE BIBLE OF THE AGES

G.B. STEBBINS - 1872
...carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solo*mon. Prosperity is not without...fears and distastes ; and adversity is not without comfort and hopes. We see in needleworks and embroideries it is more pleasing to have a lively work...
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Chapters from the Bible of the Ages

Giles Badger Stebbins - Religious literature - 1872 - 400 pages
...carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without...fears and distastes ; and adversity is not without comfort and hopes. We see in needleworks and embroideries it is more pleasing to have a lively work...
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The Essays of Lord Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1873 - 240 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...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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A history of English literature for junior classes

Frederick A. Laing - English literature - 1873 - 253 pages
...I'BOSPEEITT AND ADVERSITY. " The virtue of prosperity is temperance ; the virtue of adversity is fortitude. Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes;...adversity is not without comforts and hopes. We see in needlework and embroideries, it is more pleasing to have a lively work upon a sad and solemn ground,...
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The new handbook of illustration; or, Treasury of themes, meditations [&c ...

E S. P - 1874
...; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in . describing the afflictions of Job than j the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity , is not without...lively work upon a sad and solemn ground, than to bave a dark and melancholy work upon a lightsome ground. Jndge, therefore, of the pleasure of the heart...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1874 - 641 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...is more pleasing to have a lively work upon a sad 2 and solemn ground, than to have a dark and melancholy work upon a lightsome ground: judge, therefore,...
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Christian Words

Wesleyan Reform Union of Churches - 1874
...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...needleworks and embroideries, it is more pleasing to have lively work upon a sad and solemn ground than to have a dark and melancholy work upon a lightsome ground....
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Twenty of Bacon's essays, ed. by F. Storr

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1874
...carols; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured 22 more in describing the afflictions of Job then the felicities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes ; 25 and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. We see in needleworks and embroideries, it is...
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