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" Go to the Ant, thou Sluggard, consider her ways, and be wise: which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest. "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 36
by George Willis - 1855
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral, & philosophical ...

1832
...are, sends man to receive a lesson on diligence and foresight ; when it says, " Go to the ant, thou sluggard ; consider her ways, and be wise : which,...overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest." We behold the labours of these indefatigable insects, which...
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The comparative coincidence of reason and Scripture, Volume 3

1832
...proposed as a lesson to the only rational free agent who occupies our globe: " Go to the ant, thou sluggard, consider her ways, and be wise: which having...overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest." (Prov. vi. 6.) Thus is man instructed by the faint emanation...
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Calmet's Dictionary of the Holy Bible

Augustin Calmet - Bible - 1832 - 1003 pages
...prudent foresight. Proverbs vi. 6 — 8. is a passage for a long discourse : " Go to the ant, thou sluggard, consider her ways, and be wise. Which having...overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest ;'' but a long discourse would be misplaced here. The same character...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Volume 4

William Wordsworth - 1832
...thee, like an ambushed foe." From this hubbub of words pass to the original. " Go to the Ant, thou Sluggard, consider her ways, and be wise : which having...no guide, overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in thy summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest. How long wilt thou sleep, O Sluggard ? when wilt...
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Friendly advice to a young man

Edward Berens - 1832
...enforces his recommendation by referring us to the industry and foresight of the ant. Go to the ant, thou sluggard ; consider her ways, and be wise : which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provides her meat in the summer, andgathereth her food in the harvest. And again, There be four things...
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Evening Exercises for the Closet: For Every Day in the Year

William Jay - Calendars - 1832
...man foreseeth evil and hideth himself; but the simple pass on and is punished." " Go to the ant, thou sluggard ; consider her ways, and be wise : which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, providetn her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest." Hence also the general caution....
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Horę homileticę, or Discourses, in the form of ..., Volume 7; Volume 22

Charles Simeon - 1832
...THE SLUGGARD REPROVED. 67 DCCLXVII. THE SLUGGARD REPROVED. Prov. vi. 6 — 10. Go to the ant, t/iou sluggard; consider her ways and be wise : which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provide th her meat in the summer, and gather eth her food in the harvest. How long wilt thou sleep,...
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The Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1833 - 304 pages
...Sfc. come under this head. I. Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise:—which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathered) her food in the harvest. How long wilt thou sleep, C) sluggard? when wilt thou arise...
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Sermons. To which is prefixed, a biogr. memoir [signed P.].

John Johnston - 1834
...not one more beautiful and instructive than that which is now before you : — " Go to the ant, thou sluggard ; consider her ways, and be wise : which...overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest." The Wise Man employs a mode of instruction, of which the sacred...
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Sacred, Biography: Or The History of Patriarchs. To which is Added, the ...

Henry Hunter - Bible - 1834 - 596 pages
...to thy Benefactor, repay kindness with kindness. Learn industry from the bee. " Go to the ant, thou name, I will snmmer, and gathereth her food in the harvest How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard 1 When wilt thou...
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