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A New Translation of the Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Canticles: With ...
George R. Noyes
No preview available - 2015
Anacreon beauty Behold beloved blessings book of Ecclesiastes book of Job book of Proverbs Canticles Christian Comp COMPANY'S PUBLICATIONS death deceitful denote divine doctrine earth Ecclesiastes enjoyment evil expression faith favor fear of Jehovah folly fool foolish gazelle Gesenius give hand happiness Hebrew honor human things illustrate instruction JAMES MUNROE Jerusalem Jewish Jews judgment king knowledge labor language Lebanon lips literally lover maiden man's Martianay meaning mind mouth myrrh note on ch Old Testament opinion passage Patrick person pleasure poet poor Preacher precepts probable punishment reference regard religion religious rendering retribution rich righteous Sadducee says scoffer seems sense sentiment Sir William Jones Solomon songs soul speak spirit Sufi suppose thee Theocritus thine eyes thou thy heart thyself translation understanding upright vanity of human verse vols wicked wickedness wine wisdom wise words writer
Page 272 - All things to man's delightful use. The roof Of thickest covert was inwoven shade, Laurel and myrtle, and what higher grew Of firm and fragrant leaf ; on either side Acanthus, and each odorous bushy shrub, Fenced up the verdant wall ; each beauteous flower, Iris all hues, roses and jessamine...
Page 160 - Set me as a seal upon thine heart, As a seal upon thine arm : For love is strong as death ; Jealousy is cruel as the grave : The coals thereof are coals of fire, Which hath a most vehement flame.
Page 179 - Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power...
Page 37 - The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.
Page 114 - Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thine heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgment.
Page 58 - If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink: for thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the Lord shall reward thee.
Page 80 - All things come alike to all: there is one event to the righteous and to the wicked; to the good, and to the clean, and to the unclean; to him that sacrificeth, and to him that sacrificeth not: as is the good, so is the sinner; and he that sweareth, as he that feareth an oath.
Page 147 - Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth : for thy love is better than wine.