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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 Christian Library: A Reprint of Popular Religious Works, Volume 5

Christian biography - 1835
...Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof." But the same authority says elsewhere — "Go to the ant, thoa 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." " How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard 1 when wilt thou arise...
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Time and temper: a manual of selections from holy Scripture and extr. from ...

Time - 1835
...is called." (Sermons by the Rev. John Tucker, BD Sermon xv., on Psalm cxli. 2.) 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. How long wilt thou sleep, O slpggard? when wilt thou arise out...
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An Introduction to the Critical Study of the Holy Scriptures, Volume 1

Thomas Hartwell Horne - Bible - 1836
...Testament. Every one knows that beautiful passage in the book of Proverbs : — Go to tlte 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, (vi. 6, &cO 2. Further, lewdness and debauchery were not only...
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Analysis of the Bible, with reference to the social duty of man, by M. Martin

Robert Montgomery Martin - 1836
...double-minded man is unstable in all his ways. [James, is IDLENEss AND sLOTH. Go to the ant, thou sluggard 1 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. How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard ? when wilt thou arise...
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Letters on the Evidences, Doctrines and Duties of the Christian Religion ...

Olinthus Gregory - Apologetics - 1836 - 492 pages
...shall prosper, either this or that : or whether they both shall be alike good." " Go to the ant, thou sluggard, consider her ways and be wise; which, having no guide, overseer, nor ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest." " Be not slothful."...
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Sacred philosophy of the seasons, Volume 1

Henry Duncan - 1836
...intelligence the infidel would be glad to impugn if he conld. The words are, " Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise; which having no guide, overseer, nor ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest."* It has been alleged...
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Germs of Thought: Or, Rudiments of Knowledge: Intended to Promote the Mental ...

Thomas Wood - Christian life - 1837 - 214 pages
...recorded by the pen of Divine inspiration, for our instruction and benefit ; " 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." The severe labour of ants to collect provisions during the...
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Sermons

Rev. Thomas Scott - Sermons - 1837 - 381 pages
...that " the prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself." We are told, to " go to the ant, and 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."3 The providential appointments of God, moreover, render it...
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Garden Meditations

Edward Bury - Meditation between God and man - 1838 - 172 pages
...and oh that I could speak it loud enough to myself and others that are guilty ; " 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," Prov. vi. 6 — 8. Naturalists and others have written much...
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A gazetteer of the Old and New Testaments: to which is added the natural ...

William Fleming - 1838
...prudent foresight. Solomon recommends the sluggish and the indolent to consider the " ways of the ant and be wise, which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest," Prov. vi. 6-8. Another writer describes the ants as "a people...
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