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" I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea -shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth... "
The biblical museum - Página 80
por James Comper Gray - 1872
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Select Biographies, Volumen1

234 páginas
...progress in studying the works of God, and the laws by which he governs them. Shortly before his death, he said : " I do not know what I may appear to the world...I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than...
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Memoir of the Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy: Who was Murdered in Defence of the ...

Joseph Cammet Lovejoy, Owen Lovejoy - 1838 - 382 páginas
...light.' But hear his own estimation of all that he had achieved : — ' I do not know,' said he, ' what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playingon the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier...
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The Works of Thomas Dick

Thomas Dick - 1838
...end yet he dodared, a lii tie before his death, " I do not know what I may appear to the world, bul to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore, and diverting myself in now and then ñnding a pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary,...
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Notes, explanatory and practical: on the First Epistle to the Corinthians

1838 - 404 páginas
...For now we see through a glass, * darkly ; * but then face a2Cor.3.18. ' or, tn a riddle. mark : "Ido not know what I may appear to the world ; but to myself 1 seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself by now and then...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volumen4

1839
...from their view. Well might the prince of philosophers, with characteristic humility, exclaim — " to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing...diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or prettier shell than ordinary, while the great ocean of truth, lay all undiscovered before me." All...
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The First Communion; Or Conversation on Preparation for the Lord's Supper

Frances S. PARKER - 1839 - 16 páginas
...will ever be found the strongest and the most devoted Christians Anna, who make • ICor. viii. 2. t" I do not know what I may appear to the world, but...I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the " sea shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a " smoother pebble, or a prettier shell...
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The American Quarterly Register, Volumen11

1839
...gathered from another remark which he made toward the close of his life. " I do not know," said he, " what I may appear to the world ; but to myself, I...like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myeelf in, now and then, finding a smoother pebble, or a prettier shell, than ordinary ; while the...
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Inaugural Addresses by Lords Rectors of the University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow - 1839 - 205 páginas
...truth" lies expanded before you. "I do not know," said he, at the close of his illustrious career, "what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem...have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, finding sometimes a brighter pebble or a smoother shell than ordinary, while the great ocean of truth...
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The Christian philosopher

Thomas Dick - 1840
...countrymen had not been more jealous of his honor than he was himself. He said, a little before his death, " I do not know what I may appear to the world, but...sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before...
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The Rose of Sharon: A Religious Souvenir

Sarah Carter Edgarton Mayo - 1840
...hear La Place saying, " What we know, is little ; what we are ignorant of is immense ; " and Newton, " I do not know what I may appear to the world, but...the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then rinding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, while the vast ocean of truth lay still...
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