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" There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man ; the natural bond Of brotherhood is sever'd as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. "
The Task: In Six Books - Page 31
by William Cowper - 1836 - 172 pages
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The Genius and Design of the Domestic Constitution, with Its Untransferable ...

Christopher Anderson - Domestic relations - 1826 - 450 pages
...too common to corrupt human nature. You have already seen how the Apostles themselves stumbled; but " there is no flesh in man's obdurate heart; it does not feel for man;" and is often cold and indignant even at the young of the species. " And when the chief priests and...
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The Genius and Design of the Domestic Constitution, with Its Untransferable ...

Christopher Anderson - Domestic relations - 1826 - 450 pages
...common to corrupt human nature. You have already seen how the Apostles themselves stumbled ; but " there is no flesh in man's obdurate heart ; it does not feel for man;" and is often cold and indignant even at the young of the species. " And when the chief priests and...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 264 pages
...unsuccessful or successful war, Might never reach me more ! My ear is pain'd, My soul is sick with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd....man's obdurate heart ; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever'd, as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. 2. He...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1827 - 263 pages
...unsuccessful or successful wur, Might never reach me more ! My ear is pain'd, My soul is sick with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'd....man's obdurate heart ; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever' d, as the flax That fulls asunder :it the touch of firo. O1 2...
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English Reader

Lindley Murray - 1827
...is pain'd, My soul is aick with ev'ry day's report Of wrong and outrage with which earth is fill'dc There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart ; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever'd, as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. 2 He finds...
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English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry

Lindley Murray, Rensselaer Bentley - Readers - 1827 - 264 pages
...pain*d, My soul is sick with every dav's report Of wrong and outrage with ivltich earth is fill'<}. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart; It does not feel for man. The nat'ral hond Of brotherhood is sever'd as the (lax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. 2. He finds...
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The Medical Companion: Or Family Physician; Treating of the Diseases of the ...

James Ewell - Electronic books - 1827 - 814 pages
...earth is filled: There is no yielding flesh in man's hard heart, It does not feel for man. The nat'ral bond, Of brotherhood is sever'd, as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He finds his fellow guilty of a skin Not coloured like his own; and having power To enforce the...
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Much Instruction from Little Reading: Or, Extracts from Some of the Most ...

Anthologies - 1827
...My soul is sick, with ev'ry day's report . ,•• Of wrong and outrage, with which earth is filPd. There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, It does not feel for man the nat'ral bond Of brotherhood is sever.d as the flax That falls asunder at the touch of fire. He finds...
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The Faith Once Delivered to the Saints

Henry Ware, American Unitarian Association - Faith - 1827 - 24 pages
...speaks in a language not to be misunderstood ; at once vindicating our nature from the charge, that, " There is no flesh in man's obdurate heart, "It does not feel for man ;" and demonstrating that it is the purpose of God, that man shall be his instrument for the communication...
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Anti-slavery Monthly Reporter, Volume 1

Zachary Macaulay - Antislavery movements - 1827
...purchasers; and they were literally torn from each other. How just the remark of Cowper, — ' Tlu-re is no flesh in man's obdurate heart — It does not feel for man !• "The following notices of cases between masters and slaves, are extracted from the Annual Lists of trials...
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