The Human Body and Its Connexion with Man: Illustrated by the Principal Organs

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Chapman and Hall, 1851 - 491 pages
 

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Page 356 - To Mercy Pity Peace and Love, All pray in their distress: And to these virtues of delight Return their thankfulness. For Mercy Pity Peace and Love, Is God our father dear: And Mercy Pity Peace and Love, Is Man his child and care. For Mercy has a human heart Pity, a human face: 10 And Love, the human form divine, And Peace, the human dress.
Page 355 - Man is all symmetry, Full of proportions, one limb to another, And all to all the world besides: Each part may call the farthest, brother: For head with foot hath private amity, And both with moons and tides.
Page 3 - Whithersoever the spirit was to go, they went, thither was their spirit to go; and the wheels were lifted up over against them: for the spirit of the living creature was in the wheels.
Page 355 - More servants wait on man Than he'll take notice of. In every path, • He treads down that which doth befriend him When sickness makes him pale and wan. Oh mighty love ! Man is one world, and hath Another to attend him.
Page 2 - And when the living creatures went, the wheels went by them : and when the living creatures were lifted up from the earth, the wheels were lifted up.
Page 356 - To Mercy, Pity, Peace, and Love, All pray in their distress, And to these virtues of delight Return their thankfulness. For Mercy, Pity, Peace, and Love, Is God our Father dear; And Mercy, Pity, Peace, and Love, Is man, His child and care. For Mercy has a human heart; Pity, a human face; And Love, the human form divine: And Peace, the human dress. Then every man, of every clime, That prays in his distress, Prays to the human form divine: Love, Mercy, Pity, Peace. And all must love the human form,...
Page 161 - Whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her, hath committed adultery with her already in his heart, if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee .... if thy right hand offend thee, cut it off, and cast it from thee...
Page 301 - There it is that love puts on its celestial rosy red ; there lovely shame blushes and mean shame looks earthy ; there hatred contracts its wicked white ; there jealousy picks from its own drawer its bodice of settled green ; there anger clothes itself in black, and despair in the grayness of the dead ; there hypocrisy plunders the rest, and takes all their dresses by turns ; sorrow and penitence, too, have sackcloth there ; and genius and inspiration, in immortal hours, encinctured there with the...
Page 266 - If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there : if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there. If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea; even there shall thy hand lead me, and thy right hand shall hold me.

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