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13 1 NAPLES I trust in Nature for the stable laws Naples, sitteth by the sea, keystone of an arch Of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant of azure. And Autumn garner to the end of time. TUPPER—Proverbial Philosophy. Of Death. I trustin God—the rightshall be the . L. 53. And other than the wrong, while he endures; NARCISSUS I trust in my own soul, that can perceive
2 If thou hast a loaf of bread, sell half and buy the flowers of the narcissus; for bread nourisheth the body, but the flowers of the narcissus the soul. Oswald CRAWFURD—Round the Calendar in Portugal. P. 114. Quoting it from MoHAMMED. (See also SAADI under HYACINTH)
Go forth under the open sky, and list
To Nature's teachings.
18 Nature vicarye of the Almighty Lord. CHAUCER—Parlement of Foules. L. 379.
Ab interitu naturam abhorrere.
See also RABELAIs)
Things perfected by nature are better than
those finished by art.
22 All argument will vanish before one touch of nature. GEORGE Col. MAN the Younger—Poor Gentleman. Act W. 1. 23 Nature, exerting an unwearied power, Forms, opens, and gives scent to every flower; Spreads the fresh verdure of the field, and leads The dancing Naiads through the dewy meads. CowPER—Table Talk. L. 690.
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