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Well: what we gain by science is, after all, sadness, as the Preacher saith. The more we know of the laws & nature of the Universe ...
Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity.
Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or
the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broke
...
The preacher then went on to criticise the attitude of religion towards science. "If there is still a feeling of hostility between ...
There is something in the eloquence of the pulpit, when it is really eloquence, which is entitled to the highest praise and honour ...
Vanity, saith the preacher, vanity!
I fear I agree with your friend in not liking all sermons. Some of them, one has to confess, are rubbish: but then I release my at ...
Though language forms the preacher,
'Tis "good works" make the man.
Slavery is no scholar, no improver; it does not love the whistle of the railroad; it does not love the newspaper, the mail-bag, a ...
The true preacher can be known by this, that he deals out to the people his life,--life passed through the fire of thought.
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