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" I would beget content," says Izaak Walton, "and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and providence of Almighty God, I will walk the meadows by some gliding stream, and there contemplate the lilies that take no care, and those very many other little... "
A Dictionary of Sports: Or, Companion to the Field, the Forest, and the ... - Page 12
by Harry Harewood - 1835 - 365 pages
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation...: Prefixed, the ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1775
...walk the meadows by fome gliding ftream, and there contemplate the lilies that take no care, and thofe very many other various little living creatures, that...not only created but fed, man knows not how, by the goodnefs of the God of nature, and therefore truft in him. This is my purpofe ; and fo, let every thing...
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror, Volume 1

1821
...skimming transiently about its glassy surface. " When I would beget content," says Izaak Walton, " and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and providence of Almighty God, I will w.ilk the meadows by some gliding stream, arf there contemplate the lilies that take no care, and those...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1820 - 419 pages
...skimming transiently about its glassy surface. " When I would beget content," says Izaak Walton, " and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and providence of Almighty God, 1 will walk the meadows by some gliding stream, and there contemplate the lilies that take no care,...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1821 - 343 pages
...and skimming transiently about its glassy surface. " When I would beget content," says Izaak Walton, "and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and...lilies that take no care, and those very many other little living creatures that are not only created, but fed (man knows not how) by the goodness of the...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - Americans - 1821
...skimming tiansiently about its glassy surface. " When I would beget content," says Izaak Walton, " and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and...lilies that take no care, and those very many other little living creatures that are not only created, but fed (man knows not how) by the goodness of the...
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The New Monthly Magazine, and Literary Journal ..., Volume 3

1822
...— " When I would beget content, and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and providence of God, I will walk the meadows by some gliding stream,...not only created but fed, man knows not how, by the goodnQss of the God of Nature, and therefore trust in him. This is my purpose ; and so let every thing...
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1823
...When I would beget content, says Izaak Walton, and increase confidence in the power and Avisdom and providence of Almighty God, I will walk the meadows...lilies that take no care, and those very many other little living creatures that are not only created, but fed (man knows not how) by the goodness of the...
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The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton:: Extensively ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1824 - 416 pages
...consider, how many dead bones Time had piled up at the gates of Death : So when I would beget content, and increase confidence in the power, and wisdom,...no care, and those very many other various little 262 living creatures, that are not only created, but fed, man knows not how, by the goodness of the...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - 1824
...skimming transiently about its glassy surface. When I would beget content, says Izaak Walton, and increase confidence in the power and wisdom and...lilies that take no care, and those very many other little living creatures that are not only created, but, fed (man knows not how) by the goodness of...
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De Vere: Or, The Man of Independence, Volume 2

Robert Plumer Ward - 1827
...thought, and wistfully too, of the passage in your favourite Walton, which we are all so fond of — ' I will walk the meadows, by some gliding stream, and there contemplate the lilies that take no care.' I almost wished myself one of these lilies." " These are all delightful indications,'' "said the Marchioness,...
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