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" ... what we really are. But then, as the world offers more trials on the one hand, so on the other it holds out more duties. If we are called to battle oftener, we have more opportunities of victory. "
The Works of Hannah More - Page 252
by Hannah More - 1836
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The Works of Hannah More, in Four Volumes: Including Several ..., Volume 3

Hannah More - 1803 - 393 pages
...the world bring them out into action a little more, and thus shew both others and ourselves selves what we really are. But then, as the world offers...temptation resisted, is an enemy subdued ; and he that ndeth his own spirit, is belter than he that taketh a city. Will. I don't quite understand you, master....
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Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle, Volume 24

1816
...great grace. If you have grace to rule your own spirit, j'ou will find a calm in the midst of all : " He that ruleth his own spirit, is better than he that taketh a city." Alwaj-s think oil this, study your own temper in every thing, both towards God and m?n. As it respects...
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Stories for the Middle Ranks of Society and Tales for the Common ..., Volume 2

Hannah More - 1818
...difficulties makes him tender to the failings of others. Will. Then you would make one believe, after all, that trade and business must be sinful in itself,...temptation resisted, is an enemy subdued ; and he that rukth his own spirit, is better than he that taketh a city. Will. I don't quite understand you, master....
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The Friend of Peace, Volume 2

1821
...enveloped in the delusive cloud or " one of the GlORIOrS AND COMPLETE VICTORIES that WOS obtained." But he that ruleth his own spirit is better than he that taketh a city or he that gives such delusive descriptions of the murders of war. According to the same writer...
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The two shoemakers [signed Z]. 6 pt. [in 1 vol.].

Hannah More - 1829
...concerns with the world bring them out into action a little more, and thus shew both ourselves and others what we really are. But then, as the world offers...by the transactions of trade than covetousness. Now it is impossible to withstand such a master-sin as that without carrying a good deal of the spirit...
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The Works of Hannah More: With a Sketch of Her Life, Volume 1

Hannah More - 1830
...difficulties makes him tender to the failings of others. Will. Then you -would make one believe, after all, that trade and business must be sinful in itself,...resisted, is an enemy subdued ; and he that ruleth his own s/iirit, is tetter than he that taketh a city. Will, 1 don't quite understand you, master. Stock. I...
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The Works of Hannah More: With a Sketch of Her Life, Volume 1

Hannah More - 1832
...trials on the one hand, so on the other it holds out more duties. If we are called to battle oflencr, d and cherished, runs through the whole character,...and do. It is this which makes us so dead in relig takethacity. Will. I don't quite understand you, master Stock. 1 will try to explain myself. There...
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Mother's Magazine, Volume 1

1833
...impatience ? It not, then let mothers learn the first less'on in their alphabet, SelfDiscipline. " He that ruleth his own spirit is better than he that taketh a city." HSM For the Mother's Magazine. IMM<5RALITY OP TIGHT LACING. Mrs. Whittelsey I noticed with pleasure...
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Last Thoughts on Important Subjects: In Three Parts . I. Man's Liability to ...

Noah Worcester - 1833 - 323 pages
...satisfied. " He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city, broken down and without walls." But " He that ruleth his own spirit, is better than he that taketh a city." That the Messiah, while on earth, possessed those properties of human nature which render us liable...
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The works of Hannah More, with a memoir and notes, Volume 2

Hannah More - 1834
...snug a little; our concerns with the world bring them out into action a little more, and thus shew both others and ourselves what we really are. But,...own spirit, is better than he that taketh a city." Stock. I will try to explain myself. There is no passion more called out by the transactions of trade...
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