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John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
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Old Testament. (continued)
 
9904
    The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night. 1
          Psalm cxxi. 6.
9905
    Peace be within thy walls, and prosperity 2 within thy palaces.
          Psalm cxxii. 7.
9906
    He giveth his beloved sleep.
          Psalm cxxvii. 2.
9907
    Happy is the man that hath his quiver full of them.
          Psalm cxxvii. 5.
9908
    Thy children like olive plants 3 round about thy table.
          Psalm cxxviii. 3.
9909
    I will not give sleep to mine eyes, or slumber to mine eyelids. 4
          Psalm cxxxii. 4; Proverbs vi. 4.
9910
    Behold how good and how pleasant it is for brethren 5 to dwell together in unity.
          Psalm cxxxiii. 1.
9911
    We hanged our harps upon the willows. 6
          Psalm cxxxvii. 2.
9912
    If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning.
          Psalm cxxxvii. 5.
9913
    If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell 7 in the uttermost parts of the sea.
          Psalm cxxxix. 9.
9914
    I am fearfully and wonderfully made. 8
          Psalm cxxxix. 14.
9915
    Put not your trust in princes.
          Psalm cxlvi. 3.
9916
    My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not.
          Proverbs i. 10.
9917
    Wisdom crieth without; she uttereth her voice in the street.
          Proverbs i. 20.
 
Note 1.
The sun shall not burn thee by day, neither the moon by night.—Ibid. [back]
Note 2.
Plenteousness.—Ibid. [back]
Note 3.
Like the olive branches.—Ibid. [back]
Note 4.
I will not suffer mine eyes to sleep, nor mine eyes to slumber.—Ibid. [back]
Note 5.
How good and joyful a thing it is, brethren.—Ibid. [back]
Note 6.
As for our harps, we hanged them up upon the trees.—Ibid. [back]
Note 7.
And remain.—Ibid. [back]
Note 8.
Though I be made secretly, and fashioned beneath in the earth.—Ibid. [back]
 

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