Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings ; he shall not stand before mean men... "
Six Steps to Honor: Or, Great Truths Illustrated - Page 240
by H. P. Andrews - 1856 - 299 pages
Full view - About this book

The works of... P. Doddridge [ed. by E. Williams and E. Parsons ..., Volume 2

Philip Doddridge - 1803
...resolute application ; whereas the wisest of princes and of men has said, Seest thou a man diligent in his business ? he shall stand before kings, he shall not stand before mean men*. And it is evident, that a diligent prosecution of business keeps one out of the way of a thousand temptations,...
Full view - About this book

The Proper Names of the Bible, New Testament, and Apocrypha ... to which is ...

John Robinson (Schoolmaster) - Names in the Bible - 1804 - 181 pages
...shalt not.g'o : lest thou learn his mays, and get a snare to thy soul. Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings ; he shall not stand before mean men. Labour not to be rich : cease, from thine own wisdom. Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not...
Full view - About this book

The Youth's Magazine; Or, Evangelical Miscellany

Children
...knowledge, wealth, and respect. " The hand of the diligent shall bear rule."* " Seest thou a man diligent in his business, he shall stand before kings, he shall not stand before mean men."f How often have we seen an individual rise from obscurity to affluence and notoriety, merely...
Full view - About this book

A Short and Plain Exposition of the Old Testament: With Devotional ..., Volume 5

Job Orton, Robert Gentleman - Bible - 1805
...diligent in his business, a man that looks about him, is active and diligent in his oivnfiro/ier work, he shall stand before kings ; he shall not stand before mean [men ;] he it likely to rise and be advanced in life. If we desire to stand before the King of kings, and...
Full view - About this book

The Plain Teacher: Shewing the Advantage of Man's Prudent and Pious Conduct ...

Richard Steele - Business ethics - 1807 - 223 pages
...man- He that loveth wine and oil, shall not be rich, Prov. xxi. 17. " Seest thou a man diligent in his business ? he shall stand before kings, he shall not stand before mean men, Prov. xxii. 29. " I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding....
Full view - About this book

Select parts of the holy Bible, for the use of the negro slaves, in the ...

1807
...? 28 Remove not the ancient land-mark, which thy fathers huve set. 29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business ">. he shall stand before kings ; he shall not stand before mean men. CHAP. XXIII. TIT" HEN thou sittest to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before thee : 2...
Full view - About this book

Sermons on various subjects, divine and moral: with a sacred hymn ..., Volume 2

Isaac Watts - 1811
...but one at present that agrees with my present subject; Prov. xxii. 29. Seest thou a man diligent in his business, he shall stand before Kings, he shall not stand before mean men: That is, " His good report and " his reputation shall grow and increase, that he shall " be brought...
Full view - About this book

The Christian Institutes;: Or, The Sincere Word of God. Being a Plain and ...

Francis Gastrell - Bible - 1812 - 328 pages
...shall be diminished ; but he that gaihereth by labour shall increase. (Zi) Seest thou a man diligent in his business ? He shall stand before kings, he shall not stand before mean men.. (c) The hand of the diligent maketh rich ; but the soul of the sluggard desireth, and hath nothing....
Full view - About this book

The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany, Volume 5

1842
...gathered from his status in society. He was governor of Ahab's house — " Seest thou a man diligent in his business, he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men" — literally, the "obscure" — persons of no note, of no standing, of no splendour or account in...
Full view - About this book

Rural discourses

William Clayton - Sermons, English - 1814 - 395 pages
...reputation of real piety, and is not inconsistent with a gracious state.* " Seest. " thou a man diligent in his business? he "shall " stand before kings; he shall not stand before * It is of the greatest importance to know the religious uses of time ; the duty of consecrating to...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF