Wherefore, ye must press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, having a perfect brightness of hope, and a love of God and of all men. Wherefore, if ye shall press forward, feasting upon the word of Christ, and endure to the end, behold, thus saith the Father: Ye shall have eternal life.
Behold, the days come, saith the Lord G, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the L: And they shall wander from sea to sea, and from the north even to the east, they shall run to and fro to seek the word of the L, and shall not find it.Bible (Old Testament)
Hear what comfortable words our Saviour Christ saith unto all that truly turn to him.
In Egypt's sandy silence, all alone,Stands a gigantic Leg, which far off throwsThe only shadow that the Desart knows: -"I am great OZYMANDIAS," saith the stone,"The King of Kings; this mighty City shows"The wonders of my hand." - The City's gone, -Nought but the Leg remaining to discloseThe site of this forgotten Babylon.We wonder,- and some Hunter may expressWonder like ours, when thro' the wildernessWhere London stood, holding the Wolf in chace,He meets some fragment huge, and stops to guessWhat powerful but unrecorded raceOnce dwelt in that annihilated place.horace smith
The proverbe saith that many a smale maketh a grate.Geoffrey Chaucer
“There is no God,” the wicked saith, “And truly it’s a blessing, For what He might have done with us It’s better only guessing.”arthur hugh clough
He was a man, which, as Plato saith, is a very inconstant creature.Plutarch
His father was no man's friend but his owne, and he (saith the prouerbe) is no man's foe else.
And utter a parable unto the rebellious house, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Set on a pot, set it on, and also pour water into it: Gather the pieces thereof into it, even every good piece, the thigh, and the shoulder; fill it with the choice bones.
And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, Son of man, put forth a riddle , and speak a parable unto the house of Israel ; And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD; A great eagle with great wings, longwinged, full of feathers, which had divers colours, came unto Lebanon , and took the highest branch of the cedar : He cropped off the top of his young twigs, and carried it into a land of traffick; he set it in a city of merchants .
For as saith a proverb notable, Each thing seeketh his semblable.thomas wyatt
For verily I say unto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he saith. Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.
Pythagoras said that this world was like a stage, Whereon many play their parts; the lookers-on, the sage Philosophers are, saith he, whose part is to learn The manners of all nations, and the good from the bad to discern.
The rose saith in the dewy morn, I am most fair; Yet all my loveliness is born Upon a thorn.
As saith the proverb of the Ancients, Wickedness proceedeth from the wicked.
He was a man, which, as Plato saith, is a very inconstant creature.
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