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Affections alſo ANNOTATIONS appear Arguments atque Author beautiful Beginning Book brings callid chief Cicero Critic effe enim eſt etiam Examples excellent Expreſſion Eyes Figures firſt funt give Greek Hand himſelf Homer igitur John juſt King laſt likewiſe lively LONGINUS Matth means MICHIGAN Mind moſt move muſt Name Nature neque nihil obſerves omnes Orator Oratory Ovid Paſſions Place pleaſe Poet proper Prov Pſalm quæ quàm quid quis quod Repetitions Rhetoric ſame ſays ſee ſhall ſhould ſome Soul ſpeak Spring Stile Sublimity ſuch theſe Things thoſe thought tion Tropes Turns uſe viii Virg Virtue whole whoſe Winter World Writings Youth και
Page 86 - And when we were all fallen to the earth, I heard a voice speaking unto me, and saying in the Hebrew tongue, Saul, Saul, why persecutest thou me? it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.
Page 52 - O could I flow like thee, and make thy stream My great example, as it is my theme! Though deep, yet clear, though gentle, yet not dull, Strong without rage, without o'er-flowing full.
Page 85 - And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the promise made of God unto our fathers; unto which promise our twelve tribes, instantly serving God day and night, hope to come. For which hope's sake, king Agrippa, I am accused of the Jews.
Page 45 - Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot...
Page 83 - Here will I hold. If there's a power above us — And that there is, all nature cries aloud Through all her works — He must delight in virtue; And that which He delights in must be happy.
Page 83 - If there's a power above us (And that there is all nature cries aloud, Through all her works), he must delight in virtue ; And that which he delights in must be happy. But when, or where ?— this world was made for Caesar.
Page 86 - For these causes the Jews caught me in the temple, and went about to kill me. Having therefore obtained help of God, I continue unto this day, witnessing both to small and great, saying none other things than those which the prophets and Moses did say should come: that Christ should suffer, and that he should be the first that should rise from the dead, and should show light unto the people, and to the Gentiles.
Page 41 - The face of the Lord is against them that do evil, to cut off the remembrance of them from the earth.
Page 22 - In vain he thus attempts her mind to move With tears, and pray'rs, and late-repenting love. Disdainfully she look'd; then turning round, But fix'd her eyes unmov'd upon the ground, And what he says and swears, regards no more Than the deaf rocks, when the loud billows roar; But whirl'd away, to shun his hateful sight, Hid in the forest and the shades of night; Then sought Sichaeus thro' the shady grove, Who answer'd all her cares, and equal'd all her love.