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" I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. "
Ezra to Malachi - Page 100
1815
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The American National Preacher, Volumes 23-26

Religion - 1849
...and princes walking as servants upon the earth." (He would see it now, if he were alive.) (9: 11) — "I returned and SAW under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill, but time and chance happeneth to them all." (He knew no better. He thought so...
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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated Out of the ...

Bible - 1831 - 899 pages
...for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest. 11 1T #O ? 1 K u qܤ M ' ; }3 #*m " smooth...way, turn aside out of the path, cause the Holy On understaading, nor yet favour to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all. 12 For man...
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Herodotus

Herodotus, William Beloe - Greece - 1831 - 489 pages
...you : 8 Fortune commands men.~\— This sentiment is beautifully expressed in Ecclesiastes, ix. II. " I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of under. standing, nor yet favour to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all." I will...
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The Posthumous Works of the Late Right Reverend John Henry Hobart ..., Volume 3

John Henry Hobart, William Berrian - Theology - 1832
...inheritance eternal, undefiled, and that fadeth not away. SERMON V. THE RACE NOT TO THE SWIFT. ECCLZS. be. IL I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is...skill; but time and chan.ce happeneth to them all. THE universe is governed by that almighty Being whose power called it into existence. That it owes...
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The Posthumous Works of the Late Right Reverend John Henry Hobart ..., Volume 3

John Henry Hobart, William Berrian - Theology - 1832
...fashion of this world passeth away - - - 33 SERMON V. THE RACE NOT TO THE SWIFT. ECCLESIASTES ix. 11. I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is...of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all 43 SERMON VI. THE CHARACTER OF SIMEON. LUKE ii. 25. And behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose...
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The posthumous works of John Henry Hobart, with a memoir of his ..., Volume 3

John Henry Hobart (bp. of New York.) - 1832
...eternal, undcfilcd, and that fadeth not away. SERMON V. THE RACE NOT TO THE SWIFT. ECCLES. ix. 11. t returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is...skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all. THE universe is governed by that almighty Being whose power called it into existence. That it owes...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...A fool also is full of words : a man cannot tell what shall be. Solomon. I retnrned, and saw nnder the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the...nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happencth to them all. Ecctesiattcs . To thee we owe the beauties of the field, And earth's rich produce....
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Evening Exercises for the Closet, for Every Day in the Year, Volumes 1-2

William Jay - Calendars - 1832
...every kind of statement — " Who knoweth what is good for man in this life ?" ."The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill : but time and chance happeneth to them all." " Man's goings are of the Lord ; how can a man then understand his own way ?" " He performeth the thing...
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Sermons, Originally Composed for a Country Congregation

Cornelius Ives - Sermons, English - 1832 - 393 pages
...it is probable that the work of the wicked man will deceive him. " The " race is not always to the swift, nor the battle " to the strong, neither yet...skill; but time and " chance happeneth to them all." (Eccles. ix. 11.) Accordingly, a wicked man will oftentimes be thwarted merely in the common course...
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Phrenology: Or The Doctrine of the Mental Phenomena, Volume 2

Johann Gaspar Spurzheim - Electronic books - 1833
...their heart while they live, and after that they go to the dead.'f In another passage he continues : ' I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill : but time and chance happeneth to them all. 'J Physical evil, indeed, does not...
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