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" For us the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heav'n move, and fountains flow. Nothing we see but means our good, As our delight, or as our treasure; The whole is either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. "
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
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Transactions of the Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club

1868
...hardness and toughness of fibre. ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE EDIBLE FUNGUSES OF HEREFORDSHIRE. (Br Da. BULL.) "Nothing we see but means our good, As our delight, or as our treasure : The whole is either onr cupboard of food Or cabinet of pleasure." George Herbert. In those countries where Funguses are...
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The Literature of the Age of Elizabeth

Edwin Percy Whipple - 1869 - 364 pages
...hath got so farre But man hath caught and kept it, as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest starre: He is in little all the sphere. Herbs gladly cure our flesh, because that they Finde their acquaintance there. " The starres have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain, which the sun...
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Friends Intelligencer: A Religious and Family Journal, Volume 25

1869
...got so farre, But man hath caught and kept it, as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest starre : He is in little all the sphere, Herbs gladly cure our flesh, becanse that they Finde their acquaintance there. The starres have us to bed : Night draws the curtain,...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume 1

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1870
...amity, And both with moons and tides. " Nothing hath got so far But man hath caught and kept it as his prey; His eyes dismount the highest star; He is in...Find their acquaintance there. " For us, the winds Jo blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains flow ; Nothing we see, but means our good,...
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The treasury of David: containing an original exposition of the ..., Volume 1

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 1870
...hath got so farre, But man hath caught and kept it, as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest starre: He is in little all the sphere. Herbs gladly cure our flesh, because that they Finde their acquaintance there. For ns the windes do blow ; The earth doth rest, heav'n move, and fountains...
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Sermons, Volume 2

Octavius Brooks Frothingham - 1874
...amity, And both with moons and tides. " Nothing hath got so far But man hath caught and kept it as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest star, He is in...because that they Find their acquaintance there." A notion like this is too subtle for times lite these, when the disposition is to make things as simple...
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The Lord's prayer, sermons

James William Lance - 1872
...by Him. As the gracious Herbert says, — " More servants wait on man than he'll take notice of. ... For us the winds do blow ; The earth doth rest, heaven...fountains flow. Nothing we see but means our good. . . . The stars have us to bed ; Night draws the curtain which the sun withdraws : Music and light...
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The Christian Pioneer, Volumes 26-28

1872
...hath got so farre But man hath caught and kept it as his prey. His eyes dismount the highest starre; He is in little all the sphere. Herbs gladly cure our flesh, because that they Finde their acquaintance there. For ns the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move, and fountains...
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The Living Age, Volume 112

1872
...lines after this fashion : — For as the winds do blow, The earth doth rest, heaven move and waters flow; Nothing we see but means our good As our delight or as our measure; The whole it either our cupboard of food, Or cabinet of pleasure. In Fuller's lively prose,...
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New Cyclopaedia of Poetical Illustrations: Adapted to Christian Teaching ...

1872 - 696 pages
...amity, And both with moons and tides. Nothing hath got so far, But Man has caught and kept it as his snhere. Herljs gladly cure our flesh, because that they Find their acquaintance there. For us the winds...
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