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The Life of Thomas Fuller: With Notices of His Books, His Kinsmen, and His ...
John Eglington Bailey
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1874
added adds afterwards alluded appear became Bishop called Cambridge cause character Charles Church Church-History College connection contains continued copy Davenant death dedication desire died divine Doctor Earl edition Edward England English father former further give given God's hand hath Henry Heylyn History Holy honour hope John King King's known late learned less letter living London Lord March memory mentioned mind minister never notice observed occasion Oxford parish Parliament particular passage passed patron peace persons prayers preached present printed published reason received records reference relation remarkable respect says seems sermon speaks spirit taken thereof Thomas Fuller thought tion took University unto Worthies writing written
Sida 558 - For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to that he hath not.
Sida 388 - There, if thy Spirit touch the soul, And grace her mean abode, Oh, with what peace, and joy, and love, She communes with her God ! There like the nightingale she pours Her solitary lays ; Nor asks a witness of her song, Nor thirsts for human praise.
Sida 478 - Sometimes it lieth in pat allusion to a known story, or in seasonable application of a trivial saying, or in forging an apposite tale : sometimes it playeth in words and phrases, taking advantage from the ambiguity of their sense, or the affinity of their sound.
Sida 478 - ... sometimes it lurketh under an odd similitude ; sometimes it is lodged in a sly question, in a smart answer, in a quirkish reason, in a shrewd intimation, in cunningly diverting or cleverly retorting an objection sometimes it is couched in a bold scheme of speech, in a tart irony, in a lusty hyperbole, in a startling metaphor, in a plausible reconciling of contradictions, or in acute nonsense...
Sida 580 - Vicar. , % His talk was like a stream which runs With rapid change from rocks to roses; It slipped from politics to puns; It passed from Mahomet to Moses; Beginning with the laws which keep The planets in their radiant courses. And ending with some precept deep For dressing eels or shoeing horses.
Sida 305 - And He called unto Him the twelve, and began to send them forth by two and two ; and gave them power over unclean spirits; 8. And commanded them that they should take nothing for their journey, save a staff only ; no scrip, no bread, no money in their purse : 9.
Sida 685 - And his raiment became shining, exceeding white as snow ; so as no fuller on earth can white them.
Sida 420 - Are they ministers of Christ ? (I speak as a fool) I am more ; in labours more abundant, in stripes above measure, in prisons more frequent, in deaths oft. Of the Jews five times received I forty stripes save one. Thrice was I beaten with rods, once was I stoned, thrice I suffered shipwreck, a night and a day I have been in the deep...