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" Not to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts apply .. Unask'd, what good thou knowest, grant ; What ill, though ask'd, deny. "
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces of Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1825 - 270 pages
...subdu'd, Since oft my stubborn will Prepost'rous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill. Not to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts...thou knowest grant ; What ill, though ask'd, deny. Compassion. I have found out a gift, for my fair ; I have found where the wood-pigeons breed • But...
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The Christian Psalmist: Or, Hymns, Selected and Original, with an ...

James Montgomery - 1825 - 482 pages
...subdued, Since oft my stubborn will, Preposterous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill ! 8 Not to my wish, but to my want. Do Thou thy gifts apply : Unusk'd, what good Thou knowest grant ; What ill, though ask'd, deny ! 334. " As tliy day, so shall...
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Introduction to the English Reader, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1826 - 164 pages
...subdu'd, Since oft my stubborn will Prepost'rous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill ; 8. Not to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts...thou knowest, grant ; What ill, though ask'd, deny. MERRICK. SECTION XVL The happy choice. 1. BESET with snares on ev'ry hand, In life's uncertain path...
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The Christian Psalmist, Or, Hymns Selected and Original

James Montgomery - 1826 - 464 pages
...subdued, Since oft my stubborn will, Preposterous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill ! 8 Not to my wish, but to my want, Do Thou thy gifts...Thou knowest grant ; What ill, though ask'd, deny ! 334,. " Ai thy day, so shall thy strength be." 1 AFFLICTED saint ! to Christ draw near ; Thy Saviour's...
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Murray's English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ...

Lindley Murray, John Walker - 1826 - 314 pages
...aubdu'd, Since oft my stubborn will Preposterous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill. Nut to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts apply*;...thou knowest grant : What ill, though ask'd, deny. Compassion. I have found out a gift for my fair; I have found where the wood pigeons breed : Uut let...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1826 - 286 pages
...Prepost'rous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill, Not to my wish, but ts my want, Dothou thy gifts apply; Unask'd, what good thou knowest grant : What ill, though ask'd, deny. Compassion. I have found out a gift for my fair ; I have found where the wood-pigeons breed: But let...
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Hymns for Public Worship: Selected for the Use of the Congregation ...

1826 - 474 pages
...dwell, Thy love my footsteps guide ; That love shall vainer loves expel, That fear all fears beside. 3. Not to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts apply ; The good unask'd let mercy grant, The ill, though ask'd, deny. 269- CM DODDRIDGE. Pious conjidence...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry

Lindley Murray - 1826 - 264 pages
...world. Since oft my stubborn will Preposterous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill. iVot to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts apply ; Unasked, what good thouknowest grant ; What ill, though ask'd, deny. Compassion. I have found out...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - 1827 - 262 pages
...suhdu'd', Since oft my stubborn will Prepost'rous shuns the latent good', And grasps the specious ill', Not to my wish', but to my want', Do thou thy gifts...knowest grant' ; What ill', though ask'd', deny*. Compassion. I have found out a gift tor my fair* ; I have found where the wood-pigeons breed* : But...
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - 1827 - 258 pages
...subdu'd, Since oft my stubborn will Prepost'rous shuns the latent good, And grasps the specious ill, Not to my wish, but to my want, Do thou thy gifts apply ; Unask'd, what good thou knowest grant 5 What ill, though ask'd', deny. Compassion. I have found out a gift for my fair ; I have found where...
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