What Not: A Prophetic Comedy

J. Long, 1924 - 254 pages

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Page 65 - She standeth in the top of high places, by the way in the places of the paths. She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors: "Unto you, O men, I call; and my voice is to the sons of man.
Page 65 - Come, eat of my bread, and drink of the wine which I have mingled." Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.
Page 65 - The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding.
Page 35 - Germany, has completed that catastrophe; and we are the only people in the eastern hemisphere who are in possession of equal laws, and a free constitution. Freedom, driven from every spot on the continent, has sought an asylum in a country which she always chose for her favourite abode: but she is pursued even here, and threatened with destruction.
Page 35 - God; whose magic touch kindled the rays of genius, the enthusiasm of poetry, and the flame of eloquence ; the freedom which poured into our lap opulence and arts, and embellished life with innumerable institutions and improvements, till it became a theatre of wonders ; it is for you to decide whether this freedom shall yet survive, or be covered with a funeral pall, and wrapt in eternal gloom.
Page 6 - Come unto her as one that ploweth and soweth, and wait for her good fruits: for thou shalt not toil much in labouring about her. but thou shalt eat of her fruits right soon. 20 She is very unpleasant to the unlearned: he that is without understanding will not remain with her.
Page 6 - Bow down thy shoulder, and bear her and be not grieved with her bonds. Come unto her with thy whole heart, and keep her ways with all thy power.
Page 6 - It has come to a fine thing if people cannot live in their houses without being interfered with by the police. . . . You are upsetting the country altogether with your Food Orders and What Not.
Page 85 - As timber girt and bound together in a building cannot be loosed with shaking : So the heart that is stablished by advised counsel shall fear at no time.
Page 84 - ... anywhere Senator KENYON. Well, some of them were good shots and could fight. Miss WOOSTER. Yes; but how much- better they would have been if they had had an education. Now, Mr. Chairman, these are some of the things that I believe this bill will give us. It will give us more educated people, and I think it is the duty of every man, woman, and child in this Nation to do their very best for their country, and it is certain that they can not do it unless they can read and write. It has been said...

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