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" Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power... "
The Cambridge Examiner - Page 343
1881
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - Asianists - 1807 - 668 pages
...the close of the first book of the Ecclesiastical Polity, which Sir William Jones has parodied : " Of Law, there can be no less acknowledged than that her seat is the " bosom of Got!, her voice the harmony of the world : all things in " Heaven and Earth do her homage, the very...
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The Tragedies of Sophocles

Sophocles - Mythology, Greek - 1808 - 432 pages
...excellent Hooker expresses himself on the same subject — " Of Law there can be no less acknow. " ledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice...care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power; both " angels, and men, and creatures of what condition soever, though each in " different sort and...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 5

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...enlarged benevolence ; and of this it may be affirmed in the unparalleled language of a great writer, " that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony...do her homage ; the very least as feeling her care, the greatest as not exempted from her influence : both angels and men, and every other creature, though...
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The British Cicero: Or, A Selection of the Most Admired Speeches ..., Volume 3

Oratory - 1808
...but they all fade away in the light of that of HOOKER. " No less," says that elegant writer, " can be acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God,...in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least * Jurisprudent!* regina regnorum, domina populorum, mortalium arbitra, judez civium, dmnarum humanarumque...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 54

English literature - 1808 - 556 pages
...can be no less acknowledged, than that her scat is the bosom of God, her voice the hurwiony of tho world : all things in heaven and earth do her homage ; the very least as t'eolmg her c-re$ Ihc greatest, as not exempted from hex power : both angels and men, and creature*...
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The Modern Preceptor Or a General Course of Education: Containing ..., Volume 1

John Dougall - 1810 - 554 pages
...Cloud Turn forth he r silver lining on the Night ?" Milton, Comus. " Of law no less can be acknowlcded, than that her seat is the bosom of God ; her voice,...and the greatest, as not exempted from her power." Hooker, B. i. 16. " Go to your Natural Religion : lay before her Mahomet and his disciples, arrayed...
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The Modern Preceptor ; Or, a General Course of Education, Volume 1

John Dougall - 1810
...?" Milton, Comus. " Of law no less can be ackncwlcdcd, than that her seat is the bosom of Ge*l; *«r voice, the harmony of the world. All things in heaven and earth A) her .somage : the very least, as feeling htr care ; and the greatest, as not exempted iN>m Arr power."...
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Elements of General Knowledge: Introductory to Useful Books in the Principal ...

Henry Kett - Best books - 1812 - 504 pages
...profound sentiments expressed by the venerable Hooker, particularly in the following eloquent passage : " Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her * The character which Cicero has gjiven of Hortensius, and the description of his own early studies,...
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The Tragedies of Sophocles

Sophocles - Greek drama - 1813 - 430 pages
...excellent Hooker expresses himself on the same subject : " Of Law there can be no lees ackoow" ledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice...the World : all things in Heaven and Earth do her homag« ; the very least •• as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power...
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The Quarterly Theological Magazine, and Religious Repository ..., Volume 1

Theology - 1813 - 486 pages
...desolating confusion. The blessings of law are the dictates of reason; and " of law," says Hooker, •• there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bo^om of God, her voice the harmony of the universe: all things in heaven and earth do her homage,...
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