Conviction, Volume 3; Volume 256

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Page 35 - Cowards die many times before their deaths ; The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear ; Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come, when it will come.
Page 96 - For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knoweth all things. Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God.
Page 248 - ... Whate'er thou will'st thy WILL may do ! Strengthen each manly nerve to bend Truth's bow, and bid its shaft ascend ! Toil on ! Be firm of heart ; By fusion of unnumber'd years A continent its vastness rears ! A drop, 'tis said, through flint will wear; Toil on, and nature's conquest share ! Toil on ! Within thyself Bright morn, and noon, and night succeed, — Power, feeling, passion, thought, and deed; Harmonious beauty prompts thy breast, — Things angels love, and God hath blest ! Work on...
Page 222 - No lot so hard, but human power, Exerted to one end and aim, May conquer fate, and capture fame ! Press on ! Press onward still; In nature's centre lives the fire That slow, though sure, doth yet aspire ; Through fathoms deep of mould and clay, It splits the rocks that bar its way! Press on ! If nature then Lay tame beneath her weight of earth, When would her hidden fire know birth...

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