Mirror of Intemperance and History of the Temperance Reform: With the Life and Death of King Alcohol, and Anecdotes

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1851 - 240 pagini

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Pagina i - God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains!
Pagina 71 - Do unto others as ye would that they should do unto you " ? This was the doctrine of Lao-tsze.
Pagina 182 - Our fathers to their graves have gone; Their strife is past, their triumph won; But sterner trials wait the race Which rises in their honored place; A moral warfare with the crime And folly of an evil time. So let it be. In God's own might We gird us for the coming fight, And, strong in Him whose cause is ours In conflict with unholy powers, We grasp the weapons He has given,— The Light, and Truth, and Love of Heaven.
Pagina 182 - Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this sun of York ; And all the clouds that lour'd upon our house In the deep bosom of the ocean buried. Now are our brows bound with victorious wreaths ; Our bruised arms hung up for monuments ; Our stern alarums changed to merry meetings, Our dreadful marches to delightful measures.
Pagina 182 - It is a beautiful picture in Grecian story, that there was at least one spot, the small Island of Delos, dedicated to the Gods, and kept at all times sacred from war, where the citizens of hostile countries met and united in a common worship.
Pagina 49 - Do not drink wine nor strong drink, thou, nor thy sons with thee, when ye go into the tabernacle of the congregation, lest ye die : it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations : and that ye may put difference between holy and unholy, and between unclean and clean ; and that ye may teach the children of Israel all the statutes which the Lord hath spoken unto them by the hand of Moses.
Pagina 43 - As some fierce comet of tremendous size, To which the stars did reverence, as it passed ; So he through learning, and through fancy took His flight sublime ; and on the loftiest top Of Fame's dread mountain sat...
Pagina 43 - And opened new fountains in the human heart Where fancy halted, weary in her flight, In other men, his, fresh as morning, rose, And soared untrodden heights, and seemed at home Where angels bashful looked. Others...
Pagina 86 - ... of entertainment, or for persons in our employment, and that in all suitable ways we will discountenance the use of it in the community.
Pagina 26 - Two days subsequent to this, the inner membrane of the stomach was unusually morbid, the inflammatory appearance more extensive, the spots more livid than usual ; from the surface of some of them exuded small drops of grumous blood ; the ulcerous patches were larger and more numerous ; the mucous covering thicker than usual, and the gastric secretions much more vitiated.

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