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FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS.

HOLY SCRIPTURES.

OLD TESTAMENT.

GENESIS ii. 18.
It is not good that the man should be alone.

GENESIS iii. 19. For dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return,

GENESIS iv. 9. Am I my brother's keeper?

GENESIS iv. 13.
My punishment is greater than I can bear.

GENESIS ix. 6. Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed.

GENESIS xvi. 12. His hand will be against every man, and every man's hand against him.

GENESIS xlii. 38. Bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.

GENESIS xlix. 4. Unstable as water, thou shalt not excel.

DEUTERONOMY xix. 21. · Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

DEUTERONOMY xxxii. 10. He kept him as the apple of his eye.

JUDGES xvi. 9.
The Philistines be upon thee, Samson.

Ruth i. 16. For whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge : thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God.

1 SAMUEL xiii. 14. A man after his own heart.

2 SAMUEL i. 20. Tell it not in Gath; publish it not in the streets of Ashkelon.

2 SAMUEL i. 23. Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in their death they were not divided.

2 SAMUEL i. 25. How are the mighty fallen in the midst of the battle

2 SAMUEL i. 26. Very pleasant hast thou been unto me: thy love to me was wonderful, passing the love of women.

2 SAMUEL xii. 7. And Nathan said to David, Thou art the man.

1 Kings ix. 7. A proverb and a by-word among all people.

1 KINGS xviii. 21. How long halt ye between two opinions ?

1 KINGS xviii. 44. Behold, there ariseth a little cloud out of the sea, like a man's hand.

1 KINGS xix. 12. A still, small voice.

1 KINGS xx. 11. Let not him that girdeth on his harness boast himself as he that putteth it off.

2 Kings iv. 40.

There is death in the pot.

JOB i. 21. The Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away ; blessed be the name of the Lord.

Job iii. 17. There the wicked cease from troubling, and there the weary

be at rest.

JOB v. 7. Yet man is born unto trouble, as the sparks fly upward.

JOB xvi. 2. Miserable comforters are ye all.

JOB xix. 20. I am escaped with the skin of

my

teeth.

JOB xix. 25.
I know that my Redeemer liveth.

JOB xix. 28.
Seeing the root of the matter is found in me.

JOB xxviii. 18. The price of wisdom is above rubies.

JOB xxix. 15. I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.

JOB xxxi. 35.
That mine adversary had written a book.

JOB xxxviii. 11. Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further; and here shall thy proud waves be stayed.

PSALM xvi. 6.
The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places.

PSALM xviii. 10.
Yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind.

PSALM xxiii. 2. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures : he leadeth me beside the still waters.

PSALM xxiii. 4.
Thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.

PSALM xxxvii. 25. I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread.

PSALM xxxvii. 35. Spreading himself like a green bay-tree.

Psalm xxxvii. 37.
Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright.

Psalm xxxix. 3. While I was musing the fire burned.

Psalm xlv. 1.
My tongue is the pen of a ready writer.

PSALM lv. 6.

Oh that I had wings like a dove !

PSALM lxxii. 9.

His enemies shall lick the dust.

PSALM lxxxv. 10. Mercy and truth are met together: righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

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