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" That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that which doth moderate the force and power, that which doth appoint the form and measure, of working, the same we term a law. "
Philosophical and Theological Opinions - Page 35
by Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 2001
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Histoire de la littérature anglaise, Volume 2

Hippolyte Taine - 1863 - 722 pages
...1. The Ecclesiastical policy , 1594. In-folio. 2. That whieh doth assign unto each thing the kinde, that which doth moderate the force and power, that...the form and measure of working, the same we term Law.... Now, if Nature should intermit her course, and leave altogether, though it were but for a while,...
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The Law of God: As Contained in the Ten Commandments Explained and Enforced

William Swan Plumer - 1864 - 648 pages
...signifies a rule of action. BLACKSTONE. A law is that which directs, prescribes, or controls. STOWELL. That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that...form and measure of working, the same we term a law. HOOKER. The law is void of desire and fear, lust and anger. It is mem sine affectu, mind without passion,...
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The Law of God: As Contained in the Ten Commandments Explained and Enforced

William Swan Plumer - 1864 - 678 pages
...signifies a rule of action. BLACKSTONE. A law is that which directs, prescribes, or controls. • STOWELL. That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that...form and measure of working, the same we term a law. HOOKER. The law is void of desire and fear, lust and anger. It is mens sine affectu, mind without passion,...
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Analogy Considered as a Guide to Truth and Applied as an Aid to Faith

James Buchanan - 1864 - 650 pages
...analogy between them, but it is such an analogy as is compatible with a most important difference. " That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, —...and measure, of working, — the same we term a Law. . . . All things do work after a sort according to law. . . . But forasmuch as those things are termed...
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The Bibliotheca Sacra, Volume 35

1878 - 826 pages
...serve to recall the whole passage. " All things that are have some operation not violent or casual That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that...which doth moderate the force and power, that which dotli appoint the form and measure of working, the same we term a law. So that no certain end could...
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Chambers's readings in English prose ... 1558 to 1860

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1865 - 244 pages
...obtained, unless the work be also fit to obtain it by. For unto every end every operation will not serve. That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that...form and measure of working, the same we term a Law. So that no certain end could ever be obtained unless the actions whereby it is obtained were regular,...
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Spiritual Philosophy: Founded on the Teaching of the Late Samuel ..., Volume 1

Joseph Henry Green, Sir John Simon - 1865 - 378 pages
...irresistible will as immutable purpose and persistent function; and that (saith the judicious Hooker) " which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that which...form and measure of working, the same we term a law." Vital Dynamics, p. 18. It is true that we have in the above quotation introduced what to some minds...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volume 2

1866 - 492 pages
...iii.,3. "ALL things that are," the judicious Hooker observes, "have some operation not violent or casual. That which doth assign unto each thing the kind, that...and measure of working— the same we term a Law." Laws in this sense originate in the essential nature of the things thought of, and imply the necessary...
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Modern Painters.-5 vol

John Ruskin - 1866 - 244 pages
...consistent modes, called by us laws. And this restraint or moderation, according to the words of Hooker, (" that which doth moderate the force and power, that...and measure of working, the same we term a law,") is in the Deity not restraint, such as it is said of creatures, but, as again says Hooker, "the very...
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Journal of the Transactions of the Victoria Institute, Or ..., Volume 1

1867 - 524 pages
...Hooker) that have some operation, not violent or casual, — that. which doth assign unto each thing tho kind, that which doth moderate the force and power,...the form and measure of working, the same we term a law."J " It is a perversion of language (said Dr. Paley) to assign any law as the efficient operative...
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