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108. Elocution-is not, as some errone- 112. Freedom of Thonght. Beware ously suppose, an art of something artificial of pinning your fuih to another's sirereof in tones, la vks and gestures, that may be formning your own opinion entirely on that learned by imitation. The principles teach of another. Strive to attain to a modest india us—to exhibit truth and nature dressed to pendence of mind, and keep clear of leaving advantage: its objects are, to enable the rea- strings: follow no one, where you cannot der, and speaker, to manifest his thoughts, see the road, in which you are desired to and feelings, in the most pleasing, perspic-walk: otherwise, you will have no coiifilince tous, and forcible manner, so as to charm the in your own judgment, and will become a affectims, enlighten the understanding, and changeling all your days. Remember the leave the deepest, and most permanent im- old adagem" let every tub stand on its own pression, on the mind of the attentive hearer. bottom !. And, " never be the mere shalow
109. The second sound of G, is hard, of another.” or guttcral, before a, 0, 1, 1, 7,
Proverbs. 1. He dies like a beast, who has and often beiore e, and i; also,
done no good while he lived. 2. 'Tis a base at the end of monosyllables, and
thing to betray a man, because he trusted you. 3 sometimes at the end of dissyl
Knaves-imagine that nothing can be done withlables, and their preceding sylla
out knavery. 4. He is not a wise man, who pays
more for a thing than it is worth. 5. Learningbles. GAME; a giddy goose G in GAME.] got a ci-gar, and gave it to a gan-grene beg. No tyrant can take from you your knowledge. 7.
is a sceptre to some, and a bauble-to others. 6. gar : Scro-gins, of Brob-dig-nag, growls over his green-glass gog-gles, which the big 8. Pride is as loud a beggar as want; and a
Only that which is honestly got-is true gain. ne-gro gath-er-ed from the boz-y qulag-mire; great deal more saucy. 9. That is a bad child, a gid-dy gig-kling girl glides into the grog-that goes like a top, no longer than it is whipke-ry, and gloats over the gri-el in the great ped. 10. It is hard for an empty bag to stand up. pig-gin of the rag-ged granıl-mother, ex- right. 11. Learn to bear disappointment cheerclaim-ing, dig or leg, the game is gone. fully. 12. Eradicate your prejudices.
110. Foreigners and natives may derive Anecdote. A sharp Eye. Awilness, essential aid from this system of mental and during the assizes, at York, in England, vocal philosophy; enabling them to read and after several ineffectual attempts to go on speak the language correctly; which they with his story, declared, • he could not most certainly ought to do, before they are proceed in his lestimony, if Mr. Broughun employed in our schools : for whatever child did not take his eyes off from him." dren learn, they should leam correctly. Good Varieties. 1. Which does society the teachers are quite as necessary in the pri- most injury, the robber, the sianderer, or the mary school, as in the Academy or College : at murderer ? 2. In every period of life, our talleast, so thought Philip, king of Macedon, ents may be improved, and our mind expan. when he sent his son Alexander to Aristotle, ded by education. 3. The mind is powerful, the great philosopher, to learn his letters: reduced to practice. 4. Give not the meats
in proportion as it possesses powerful truths, and Alexander says, he owed more to his and drinks of a man, to a child ; for how teacher, than to his father.
should they do it good ? 5. A proverb, well 111. Irregulars. Gh, in a few words, applied at the end of a phrase, often makes has this sound: tho', strictly speaking, the h a very happy conclusion : but beware of
lent. The ghast-ly bur-gher stood a. using such sentences 100 often. 6. Exrav. ghast to sec the ghost of the ghyll, eat the agani--and misplaced eulogiums-neither ghuis-tly gher-kins in the ghostly burgh. honor the one, who bestows thein, nor the They are silent in-the neigh-bors taught person, who receives them. 7. 1977 rent their daugh-ters to plough with de-light, iruth-has its use. but genuine ille though they caught a fur-lough; &c. greater use : and hence, it is the p Notes. 1. This voal sound is made, by pressing the roots
wisdom-to seek it. of the tongue against the uvula, so as to close the throat, and beginning
Tis midnight's holy hour-and silence Low my co, without the o; the sunt is intercepted lower down than
Is broodiny, like a gentle Spirit, o'er tal of first, and the jaw dropped more; observe also the vocal The still ani pulseless world. Iark! on the wine and aspirate; the sound is finished, however, in this, as in all oth
The bell's deep tones are swelling is the anal er instances of making the val consonants, by the organs re
Of the departell year. No funeral train iting their natural position, either for another efort, or for
Is sweeping past,-yet, on the stream, and rood, sizdee. 2. Il practice cable persone with half the usual num
With melaacholy light, the moonliams rest, ter of Engers to accomplish whatever manual labor they under.
Like a pale, spotless shroud, the air is stirred, taks; third, how much may be douo ia this art, hy those who pos.
As by a mourner's sigh-and on yon cloud, oss their ocal onze complete, provided they pursue the enurme
That Goats op still and flacidly through heaven, bere indicated, there is nothing like these vucal gymuastics.
The Shrits-of the Seascasseem to stand;
Young Spring, bright Summet, tuumn's wiemr: Sorm, 'Tis autunn. Many, and many a fleeting age
And Winter, with his aged lockx, and breailio, Hath faded, since the primal morn of Time ;
In mournful cadences, that come abroa:1
Like the far wind-harp's wild ani touching wail, And silently the slowly journeying years,
A melancholy dirge-o'er the dral yearAll redolent of countless seasons, pass.
Gone, from the Earth, foreus.
113. These principles of oratory-are! Proverbs. 1. Impudence, and uit, are vastly well calculated to accustom the mind to the different. 2. Keep thy shop, and thy shop will closest investigation and reasoning ; thus, keep thee. 3. Listeners--hear no good of them. ailording a better discipline for the scientific, selves. 1. Make hay while the sun shines. 5. An rutional, and affectuous faculuies of the mind, ounce of discretion is worth a pound of wit. than even the study of the mathematics: for Purposing, without performing, is mere fooling, the whole man is here addressed, and all his 7. Quiet persons--are welcome every where. mental powers, and all his acquirements, are 8. Some have been thought brare, because they called into requisition. This system is a were afraid to run away. 9. A liar-is a brace fiery rdeal; and those who pass through it, towards God, and a corrard towards men. 10. urde standingly, and practically, will come Without a friend, the world is a wilderness II. out pirified as by fire: it solves difficulties, A young man idle,-an old man--needly. 12. Rcand ads the mind to correct conclusions, solution, without action, is a slothful folly. respecting what one is to do, and what one is not to do.
Reading Rooms. Incalculable good 114. The third sound of G is that of might be done to the present and the rising Zh; which, tho' common to s
generation, by the establishment, in every and 2, is derived to this letter
town and village in our country, of Public from the French; or, perhaps
Reading Rooms, to be supported by volun. we should say, the words in
tary subscription: indeed, it would be wise which G has this sound, are
in town authorities to sustain such instituFrench words not Anglicised
tions of knowledge by direct laxation. Oh!
(G in ROUGE.) -or made into English. The
when shall we wake up to a consideration pro-te-ge (pro-ta-zha, a person protected, or of things above the mere love of money-mapatronized.) during his bad-e-nnge, (bad-e- king. nazh, light or playful discourse,) in the me. Varieties. 1. Did Napoleon-do more nag-e-ry, (a place for the collection of wild evil than good—10 mankind? 2. A neces. animals, or their collection,) on the mi-rage, sary part of good manners—is a punctna! (ie-razh, an optical illusion, presenting an observation of time; whether on matters of image of water in sandy deserts,) put rouge, civility, business, or pleasure. 3. It is ab. (roozh, red paint for the face,) on the char. surd-o expect that your friends will re. ge-d'af-fair, (shar-zha-dif-fare, an ambassa member you, after you have thought proper dor, or minister of secondary rank.) 115. This work informs the pupil, as the rowed trouble cost us.
to forget them. 4. How much pain has bor.
5. Adversity--has master workman does the apprentice : it the effect of eliciting talents, which, in prosteaches the principles, or rules, and the way perous circumstances, would have lain dor. to apply them; and when they are thus ap- mant. 6. When the infidel would persuade plied to practice, he has no more use for you to abandon the Bible, tell him you will. them : indeed, its rules and directions serve when he will bring you a better book i hin the same purpose as the guide-post
When the mind becomes persuaded of the does the traveler; who, after visiling the truth of a thing, it receives that thing, and it place, towards which it directs, has no fur- becomes a part of the person's life : what ther need of of it.
men seek, they find. 116. Irregulars. Soften has this sound. and Z, generally. The az-ure ad-he-sion to The spacious firmament-on high, the am-bro-sial en-clo-sures is a ro-se-ate With all the blue etherial sky, trens-ure of vis-jons of pleas-ures; the sei. And spangled heavens, a shining frame, zure of the viz-ier's en-Thu-si-asm is an in- Their great original proclaim. vu-sion of the gla-zier's di-vi-sions of the Th'unwearied sun--from day to day, scis-sors; the ho-sier takes the bra-zier's Does his Creator's power display ; cro-sier with a-bra-sions and cor-ro-sions by And publishes-to ev'ry land, ex-po-sure, and trcas-ures it up without e. The work-of an Almighty hand. lis-ions.
Soon as the evening shades prevail, Notes. 1. This vocal triphthongal consonant sound may be made, by placing the organs, as if to pronounce sh in shoro, and ad
The moon takes up the wond'rous tale Ang a voice sound, from the larynx ; or, by drawing out the sound And, nightly, to the list'ning earth, of the imaginrry won zhure, 7h--ure. 2. Analyze these sounds
Repeats the story of her birth ; thus; give the first sound of c, keep the teeth still compressed, add
Whilst all the stars, that round her burn, the aspirate of h, and then prefix the vocality; or reverse the pro
And all the planets in their turn, ces G is sent in-be mulign phlegm of the poig-nant gnat, im. from the en-sigu's dia phragm, and gnaws into Char-le-magne's Confirm the tidings as they roll, kengl.io.
And spread the truth, from pole to pole. Anecdote. A considerate Minister. A
What, though, in solemn silence, all very dull clergyman, vhose delivery was
Move round the dark terrestrial ba!!! monotonous and uninteresting to his hearers,
What, though no real voice nor sound Putting many of the old folks asleep-said to
Amid these radiant orbs be found ! the boys, who were playing in the gallery ; " Don't make so much noise there; you
In reason's ear they all rejoice, will awake your parents below."
And utler forth a glorious voice, For me, my lot-wis what I sought ; to be,
Forever singing, as they shine, lu it's, or death, the fearies, the
" The hand that made us-ris divine."
117. Be very particular in pronouncing
Proverbs. 1. When the cat is a day, the the jaw, or voice-breakers, and cease not, mice will play. 2 One may be a wise man, and till you can give every sound fully, correctly yet not know how to make a watch. 3. A virked and distinctly. If your vocal powers are companion invites us to hell. 4. All happiness well erercised, by fai hful practice on the and misery~is in the mind. 5. A good conscience more difficult combinations, they will acquire is excellent dicinity. 6. Bear and forbeara facility of movement, a precision of aclwn, good philosophy. 7. Drunkenness—is a voluntary a fleribuity, grace, and force truly surprising. madness. 8. Envy shoots at others, and woundi
118. H has but one sound, which is herself. 9. Fools Jade out the water, and 104 an aspirale, or forcible breathing,
men catch the fish. 10. Good preacherg fle made in the glouis: HALE:
fruils, rather than flowers. 11. Actions are ille his high-ness holds high bis
raiment of the man. 12. Faith is the eye ufine. haugh-iy head, and ex-hib-iis his shrunk shanks to the ho-ly
Anecdote. Frederick the Great, of Prus. horde in the hu-mid hall; the (H in HALE.) sia, an ardent lover of literature and the fine hund-heart-ed hedge-hog, heed-less of his arts, as well as ot' his people, used to rise at hov-oc of the house-wife's ham, hies him three or four o'clock in the morning to get self home, hap.py to have bis head, his more time for his studies; and when one of his hands, and his heart whole; the harm-ful intimate friends noticed how hard he workhum-ble-bee huratles through the hot-house, ed, he replied, "It is true, I do work hard,and ex-horts his ex-haust-ed hive-lings 10 hold their house-hold-stuff for a hob-by-horse but it is in order to live ; for nothing has ull har-vest-home.
more resemblance to death, than idleness: of
what use is it, to live, if one only vegetates." 119. It is said, that no description can adequately represent Lord Chatham :
How miserable some comprehend the force of his eloquence, it people make themselves, by a wrong choice, was necessary to see and to hear him: his when they have all the good things of earth whole delivery was such, as to make the before them, out of which to choose! If gool orator a part of his own eloquence: his mind judgment be wanting, neither the greatest was view'd in his countenance, and so em.
monarck, nor the repeated smiles of fortune, bodied was it in his every look, and gesture, can render such persons happy; hence, a that his words were rather felt than follow: prince-may become a poor wretch, and the
To know ed; they invested his hearers; the weapons persant completely blessed. of his opponents fell from their hands; he one's self-is the first degree of sound judg. spoke with the air and vehemence of inspi- ment: for, hy failing rightly to estimate our ration, and the very almosphere flamed own capacity, we may undertake--not only around him.
what will make us unhappy, but ridiculoux.
This may be illustrated by an unequal inar120. H is silent at the beginning and riage with a person, whose genius, life and end of many words. The hon-est shep- temper-will blast the peace of one, or boih, herd's ca-tarrh, hum-bles the heir-ess in her forever. The understanding, and not ihe dish-a-billes, and hu-mors the thy-my rhet will should be our guide. 0-ric of his rhymes to rhap-so-dy; the humor-some Thom-as ex-plained dish-thongs
Varieties. 1. What can the virtues of and tripl-thongs to A-bi-jah, Be-ri-ah-Ca. our ancestors profit us, unless we imilate lah, Di-nah. E-li-jah, Ge-rah, Hul-dah, 1. them? 2. Why is it, that we are so unwilling sa-jah, Jo-nah, Han-nah, Nin-e-vah, 0-ba- to practice a little self-denial for the sake of a di-ah, Pis-gah, Ru-mah. Sa-rah, Te-rah, future good? 3. The toilet of woman--is too Uri-ah, Va-ni-ah, and Ze-lah.
often an allar, erected by self-lore--io ranitu. Notes. 1. This sound is the material of which all sounds 4. Half the labor, required to make a tirsi-rate we made, whether vowel or consonant, either by condiwalion, musician, would make an accomplished rraor modification. To demonstrate this position, commence any ! der and speaker. 5. Learn to unlearn what sound in a whisper, and proceed to a exality; shaping the orga to form the one required, if a vowel or toca. Cumans, and in a
you have learned aniss. 6. A conceit of proper way to produce any of the aspirates. 2 Those who are knowledge-is a great enemy to knowledge. a the sabit of omitting the h, when it ought to be pronounced, can and a great argument for ignorance. 7. Of practice on the preceding and similar examples: ani also correct much sentences as this; li took my 'orse hand went hout to une pure love, and pure conception of truth. we my 'ozs, hand got hot my orse, hand 'iched im to a boak tree, are only receivers : God only is the gior; hand gave 'im some hoats. 3. It requires more breath to make and they are all His from first to last. this sound, than any other in our language; as in producing it, oven milily, the lungs are nearly exhausted of air. It may be
It is a beautiful belief, that ever-round our heal, made by whispering the word huh: the bigher up, the more scat.
Are hovering, on disless wing, the spirits of the dead. tering, the Liwer in the throat, the more condensed, till it becomes
It is a Lautifru belief, when endel our carca,
To lead a moral 19 the lower ; breathe wisdom on the oint; I am well aware, that what is baxa,
Tolvall commeat night's pure noon, with the imprix a'u mund Vo polish--can make sterling-and that nice, To bid the numino-acse to morirn, the trending be forgy Though well perfumed, and elegantly dressed,
To bear away, from ills of cry, the infant--to its heaven, Like an unburied carcass,--trick'd with flowers,
Ah! when delight was found in life, an incinesery breath,
I cannot tell how tenillathe mystery of death. le but a garnished nuisance,-fitter far
But noue, the past is brigit to me, and all the furre--clear: For cleanly riddance,-than for fair allire. For 'tis tuyaun, that after dea'h, 1 stili suall linger here
121. Important Remarks. Every pupill
Proverbs. 1. Almost, and very nigh, save should be required to notice, distinctly, not many a lie. 2. A man may buy even gold too only all the specific sounds of our language. dear. 3. He, that waits for dead men's shoes, simple and compound, but also the dillerent may tong go barefoot. 4. It is an ill cause, that and exact positions of the vocal organs, ne. none dare speak in. 5. If pride were an art, cessary to produce them. The teacher there would be many teachers. 6. Out of sight, should, unyieldingly, insist upon having out of mind. 7. The whole ocean is made of these iwo things faithfully attended to: for single drops. 8. There would be no great ones, success in elocution, and music, absolutely if there were no little ones. 9. Things unreasordemands it: no one, therefore, should wish able--are never durable. 10. Time and tide wait 1o be excused from a full and hearty com- for no man. Il. An author's writings are a mirpliance. Master these elementary princi. ples, and you will have command of all the ror of his mind. 12. Every one is architect of
his own character. mediums for communicating your thoughts and feelings.
In the Truth. How may a person bo
said to be in the truth? This may be un. 122. L has only one sound, which is derstood, rationally, by a comparison : we its name sound. LAY; the
say—such a man is in the mercantile busilaird's little fool loudly lauds the
ness; by which we mean, that his life is lil-y white lab the live-long
that of merchandizing, and is regulated by day; Lem-u-el Ly-ell loves the
the laws of his peculiar calling. In like luss.orn lul-la-by of the land
manner, we say of a christian, that he is in lord's love-ly la-dy, and, with (L in LAY.]
the truth, and in the Lord, when he is in the blissful dal-li-ance, gen-teel-ly lis-tens to true order of his creation; jsich is--to love the low-ly lol-lard's live.ly song; the law- the Lord, with all his heart, and his neighbor yer le-gal-ly, and plain-ly tells his luck-less as himself; and to do unto others--as ho cli-ent, thai he lit-er-al-ly re-pels the il-log. would they should do unto him: such a one :-cal re-ply of the nul·ly-fy-ing leg-ir.la- lis, emphatically, in the truth, and the truth tor, who, in list-less ban-quor, lies, and re- makes him free; and this is the only freedom cales him-self over the el-der blow tea: (not on earth, or in heaven; and any other state is 1.00-t loot.)
abject slavery. 123. Pronounce my, you, your, and thal, Varieties. 1. Why is the L, in the word when emphatic, with the vowels full and military, like a man's nose? Because, it is open. My harp is as good as yours. He between two i i. 2. No one is wise at all told you,
but would not tell me. I said he times; because every one is finite, and of was my friend, not yours. That man related that story. When these words are not
course, imperfect. 3. Mone-is the servant emphatic, the sounds of y and u are short of those, who know how to use it; but the ened, the o silent, and u having its second master of those, who do not. 4. Romesound, while the a is entirely suppressed. was built, 753 years before the christian era ; My pen is as bad as my paper. "How do and the Roman empire-terminated 476 vou do? Very well; and how do you do ? years after it; what was its duration ? 5. Have you got your book ? This is not your The tales of other times—are like the calm book ; it is my book. I said that you said, dew of the morning, when the sun is fain! that you told him so.
on its side, and the lake is setllel and blue Notes. I. This rocal lingul dental sound (from the in the vale. 6. As is the state of mind, such laryng, tongue and teeth,) is made by pressing the tongue against the is the reception, operation, production, and per gums and the moof of the mouth: pronounce the word lo, Sy plenging the sound of 1; 10. 2. Do not let the enx mis manifestatim--of all that is receired. 7. Ina the car in the comparison of sounds; gay and gray are Ends of actions show the quality of life ; alike to the car, tho' unlike to the eye: so are ph in philosophy natural men ever regard natural ends; but */ in folly: the sune may be observed of th in thine and thou 3. Veser forget the diference between the names of letters, and spiritual men-spiritual ones. teir respective sounds; weigh their natures, powers and qualities. Changing, forever changing -So depart & nice the dissimilarity between the letters 0-9-e, and the word The glories of the old majestic wood: on (wun;) alma e-jag. A-l, and eigh (ate ;) e-n-0-11-g-A, and emul So--pass the pride, and garniture of fields; Is there not a better way? and is not this that way? 5. L is silent The growth of ages, an! the bloom of days, in alm. salve, emull, psılm, world, chalk, should, talk, hal-ser Into the dust of centuries; and 80taw-set,) falcon (faw-kin,) salas-on, foiks, malm-sey (Play al. Are both-rencued. The scattered triles of men,
The generations of the populous carth, Anecdote. One Tongule. Millon, the au
And jocund Youth thor of Paradise Lost and Regained, was one
Is the green spring-time- Manhood's lusty strength
Is the maturing summer-hary.140 day asked, by a friend of female education,
Types well the autumn of the rear--and Death if he did not intend to instruct his daughter Is the real winto, which forecloses all. in the dillerent languages: “No Sir;" re
Ant shall the forests--hare anwther spring,
Anishall the fields-another garland wear, plied Milton,“ one tongne is sullicicnt for a
And shall the um-come forth, renewid in life, !( ur.
Add clothed with highest beauty, and not MAN? Te despots, too long-did your tyranny hold on
No! in the Book before me now, I real lo a vassaloge vile-ere i's weakness we knev;
Another language; and my faith is nere,
Thul though the chains of death may hold it Ime But we learn'd, that the links of the chuin, that mithrards,
This mortai-will o'er master them, and brak Were forg'd by the fears of the aplice aloue.
Ausy, and put up inimortality.
Au have their saf095 tno.
124. Reall, and speak, in such a just and 128. By the aid of the principles here inimpressive manner, as will instruct, interest culcated, children can be taken, before they and affect your hearers, and reproluce in have learned the names of the letters, and, in them all those ülas and emotions, which you a few months, become better readers than wish to convey. Remember, that theory-one in fifly of those taught in the usual is one thing, and practice-another; and that way; and they may have their voices so dethere is a great difference, between knowing veloped and trained, by the natural use of how a sentence should be read or spoken, the proper organs and muscles, as to be able and the abilily to read or speak it: theory to read, speak, and sing, for hours in success is the result of thought ; practice-of actual sion, without hvarseness, or injurious (Lcrperince.
haustion. It is a melancholy retlection, that 125, M has only one sound; MAIM: children learn more bad habits than good meek men made mum-mies ont
ones, in most of our common schools. of gam-mon, and moon-beams
Proverbs. 1. He, that does you an ill turn, of gum-myam-mo-ni-a, for a pre
will never forgive you. 2. It is an ill wind that mi-um on dum-mysor-nam
blows nobody any good. 3. The proof of the Su-lism: mind, man-ners and (M in MAIM) pudding—is in ealing. 4. None so deaf, as they mag-na-nin-i-ty, make a migh-ty man, to that will not hear. 5. Time-is a file, that wears, 2-mal-ga-mate em-blems and wam-pum for and makes no noise. 8. When every one takes en om-ni-um gath-er-um: the malt-man cir- care of himself, care is taken of all. 7. Without cum-am-bu-lates the cim-me-ri-an ham-mock,
pains, there can be no gains. 8. One may as
well expect to be at ease, without money, as to be and tum-bles the mur-mur-ing mid-ship- happy, without virtue. 9. A man, like a watch, man into a min-i-mum and max-i-mum of a is valued according to his going. 10. The govmam-mi-form di-lem-ma.
ernment of the will is better than an increase 126. Cicero and DEMOSTHENES, by their of knowledge. 11. Character—is every thing—10 icords, lives, marims, and praclice, show the both old and young. 12. War brings scars. high estimaiion, in which they held the sub- Anecdote. Long Enough. A man, up. ject of oratory ; for they devoted years to the on the verge of bankruptcy, having purchased study and practice of its theory and art, une an elegant coal, upon credit, and being told der the most celebrated masters of antiquity. by one of his acquaintances, that the cloth Most of the effects of ancient, as well as of was very beautiful, though the coat was 101 modern eloquence, may be attributed to the short ; replied, -- with a sigh-" It will be manner of delivery: we read their words, long enough before I get another. but their spirit is gone; the body remains, Honor-was the virtue of the pagan; beautiful indeed, but motionless--and dead; but christianity-reaches a more enlarged TRUE eloquence-revivifies it.
and nobler code ; calling into activity-all
The best feelings of our nature,-illuminal Notes. To proluce this labio-nasal sound, close the lips so nuke a sound through the tiose, rege mbling the plaintive is ing our path. Through this world, with deeds ng of an ox, with its mouth closed; or, a waiting sound through of mercy and charily, mutually done and re. pois one. 2 This is called a nasal sund, because it is made ceived --and sustaining is, amidst difficul.
-ough the nose; and not becrose it does not pass through it, as ties and templations by the hope of a many imagine : which may become evident, by producing the glorious immortality, in which peace wund when the nose is held between the thumb and forefinger. 3. shall be inviolable--and joy--eternui. Avoid detaching letters from preceding words, and attaching them In receding ones; as his cry moved me; for, his crime moved Varieties. 1. Why is a fashionably me. 4. M is silent before n, in the same syllable ; as, Mnason, dressed indy, like a careful housewife? Be.
cause her waist (waste), is always as small 12". That is th' man, th't said that you as she can make it. 2. Lilerature and onw him. I say th’t Thut, th’t that man said, Science, to produce their full effect, must 18 not that, th’t that man told him. That th’t be generally diffused, like ihe healthtui I say is this: th't that, th't that gentleman breeze. 3. The elements, so mixed in him. avanced, is not that, th’t he should have that Nature might stand up, and say to all spoken; for he said, th't that runt, th't that the world, “This is a man! 4. All minis man pointed out, is not that that, th't that la- are influenced every moment ; and here is ay insisted th't it was; but is another that.
a providence in every feeling, thought and
word. 5. The excesses of our youth, ale THE PATHS OF LIFE.
drafts on our old age, payable with interest , Go forth-the world is very ride,
ihough sometimes, they are payable at sighi. And many paths--before you lie,
6. I will not only know the way, but walk in Devious, and dang'rous, and untried ; it. 7. As it is God's will to tili us with his Go forth with wary eye!
life, let us exert every facully we possess, Go! with the heari--by grief unbow'd! to be filled with it; and that with all sin. Go! ere a shadono, or a cloud
cerity and diligence. Hath dimm'd the laughing sku!
The man, th't's resolule, and just, But, lest your wand'ring footsteps stray,
Firm to his principles and trusi, Choose ye the straight, the narro's way.
Nor hopes, nor fears-an bind. BRONSON.