Collections Historical & Archaeological Relating to Montgomeryshire and Its Borders, כרך 1;כרך 6

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עמוד 432 - If it be for thy glory, I beseech thee give me some sign from heaven; if not, I shall suppress it.
עמוד 432 - Being thus doubtful in my chamber, one fair day in the summer, my casement being opened towards the south, the sun shining clear, and no wind stirring, I took my book, De Veritate...
עמוד 434 - If men get name for some one virtue ; then, What man art thou, that art so many men, All-virtuous Herbert! on whose every part Truth might spend all her voice, fame all her art ? Whether thy learning they would take, or wit, Or valour, or thy judgment seasoning it, Thy standing upright to thyself, thy ends Like straight, thy piety to God, and friends: Their latter praise would still the greatest be, And yet they, all together, less than thee.
עמוד 434 - Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights and live laborious days; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun life. 'But not the praise...
עמוד 45 - Elizabeth was impressed by his appearance, that he was made a Knight of the Bath at the coronation of King James, and that he was appointed Sheriff of Montgomeryshire in 1605.
עמוד 423 - I always feared sickness more than death ; because sickness hath made me unable to perform those offices for which I came into the world, and must yet be kept in it...
עמוד 422 - That she would, at the age of thirty-three years, allow him to become an undutiful son ; for he had made a vow to God, that, if he were able, he would rebuild that church.
עמוד 27 - ... competent to the execution of such rough carpenter's work as is required in timbering large excavations. The methods in use of constructing coffer-dams, driving piles, and executing other work connected with foundations, are described in the volume of this series on " Foundations and Concrete Works;" to which the reader is referred for further information on the subject.
עמוד 422 - Simony, by giving your patron as good a gift as he has given you ; namely, that you give him back his Prebend: For, George, it is not for your weak body and empty purse to undertake to build churches.
עמוד xiv - The President, or, in his absence, one of the Vice Presidents, shall preside at all general sessions of the Association and at all meetings of the Standing Committee.

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