The Academy, Volume 30

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J. Murray, 1886 - Books
 

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Page 125 - If any man see his brother sin a sin which is not unto death, he shall ask, and he shall give him life for them that sin not unto death. There is a sin unto death: I do not say that he shall pray for it.
Page 125 - It is not righteousness that ye turn your faces towards East or West; but it is righteousness — to believe in God and the Last Day, and the Angels, and the Book, and the Messengers...
Page 39 - I will say in addition to this that there is a physical difference between the white and black races which I believe will forever forbid the two races living together on terms of social and political equality. And inasmuch as they cannot so live, while they do remain together there must be the position of superior and inferior, and I as much as any other man am in favor of having the superior position assigned to the white race.
Page 39 - I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of making voters or jurors of negroes, nor of qualifying them to hold office, nor to intermarry with white people ; and I will say in addition to this that there is a physical difference between the white and black races which I believe will forever forbid the two races living together on terms of social and political equality.
Page 1 - Earth, these solid stars, this weight of body and limb, Are they not sign and symbol of thy division from Him? Dark is the world to thee : thyself art the reason why; For is He not all but thou, that hast power to feel "I am I"?
Page 187 - This invaluable guide to journalism is a work which all aspirants to a journalistic career will read with advantage.
Page 121 - Not for a crown would I alarm Your virgin pride by word or sign, Nor need a painful blush disarm My friend of thoughts as pure as mine. Her simple heart could not but feel The words we spoke were free from guile , She stooped, she blushed — she fixed her wheel...
Page 122 - I sat by Ballyshannon in the summer, And saw the salmon leap ; And I said, as I beheld the gallant creatures Spring glittering from the deep, Through the spray, and through the prone heaps striving onward To the calm clear streams above, 'So seekest thou thy native founts of freedom, Thomas Davis, In thy brightness of strength and love...
Page 122 - Young husbandman of Erin's fruitful seed-time, In the fresh track of danger's plough ! Who will walk the heavy, toilsome, perilous furrow Girt with freedom's seed-sheets now? Who will banish with the wholesome crop of knowledge The flaunting weed and the bitter thorn, Now that thou thyself art but a seed for hopeful planting Against the Resurrection morn
Page 172 - ... des malades est de s'attaquer aux remèdes et souvent aux médecins. La France ignore l'abnégation. Aussi, toute association ne peut-elle vivre que par le sentiment religieux, le seul qui dompte les rébellions de l'esprit, les calculs de l'ambition et les avidités de tout genre.

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