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The Philanthropist: Or, Selfishness and Benevolence Illustrated, by a Lady
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Page 79 - Do unto others as ye would that they should do unto you " ? This was the doctrine of Lao-tsze.
Page 98 - Inasmuch as ye have not done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have not done it unto me...
Page 303 - Christian golden rule, of doing to others, as we would they should do to us, has been urged as an unanswerable argument against holding slaves.
Page 108 - He expressly lays down the golden rule, of doing to others as we would they should do unto us...
Page 148 - Hearken, my dearest brethren ; hath not. God chosen the poor of this world, rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which God hath promised to them that love him ? 6 But you have .dishonoured the poor man.
Page 121 - It is a regulator both of our animal and moral feelings, and, aided by intellect, it serves to point out the limits which they must not pass. It desires to do to others as we would have them to do to us...