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" Such a nation might truly say to corruption, thou art my father, and to the worm, thou art my mother and my sister. "
The life and times of John Bunyan - Pągina 94
per George Barrell Cheever - 1846
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Sermons and Tracts, Volum 1

Daniel Wilson - 1825
...skill can baffle. Thus man goes to his long home ; and, as he descends to the tomb, he is compelled to say to corruption, . Thou art my father ; and to the worm, Thou art my mother and my sister *. Nor is this image less dishonourable than corrupt ; it is the mark of our fallen state....
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English Prose: Selections, with Critical Introductions by Various ..., Volum 2

Sir Henry Craik - 1913
...which have been the children of royal parents, and the parents of royal children, must say with Job, To corruption, Thou art my father, and to the worm, Thou art my mother and my sister. Miserable riddle, when the same worm must be my mother, and my sister, and myself. Miserable...
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Selections from the World's Devotional Classics, Volum 7

Robert Scott, George William Gilmore - 1916
...sufferings is to trust in God through Christ, as touching the world to come ; and as touching this world, to count the grave my house, to make my bed in darkness,...sister: that is, to familiarize these things to me." But notwithstanding these helps, I found myself a man encompassed with infirmities. The parting with...
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Certain Movements in England and America which Influenced the Transition ...

George Tilden Colman - 1917 - 107 pągines
...health, my enjoyments, and all, as dead to me, and myself as dead to them; ... as touching this world, to count the grave my house, to make my bed in darkness,...father, and to the worm, Thou art my mother and sister. . . . The parting with my wife and my poor children hath often been to me as the pulling of my flesh...
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A Treasury of English Prose

Logan Pearsall Smith - 1920 - 237 pągines
...that have been the children of royal parents, and the parents of royal children, must say with Job, "Corruption, thou art my father," and to the worm, "Thou art my mother and sister." Miserable riddle, when the same worm must be my mother and my sister and myself. Miserable incest,...
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The Speaker, Volum 6

1925
...o' man, those days. We were 'shamed of ourselves. We used to hear the minister read : "I have said to Corruption, Thou art my father, and to the worm, thou art my mother, and the stars are not pure in His sight ; how much less than that is a worm." Oh, we had to look out for...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...

Albert Bushnell Hart - 1902
...blush for these distinctions, which become the vehicles of your dishonor. Such a nation might truly say, to corruption, Thou art my father, and to the worm, Thou art my mother and my sister. We should say of such a race of men, their name is a heavier burden than their debt. I CAN...
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Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions: Together with Death's Duel

John Donne - 1959 - 188 pągines
...that have been the children of royal parents, and the parents of royal children, must say with Job, Corruption, thou art my father, and to the worm, Thou art my mother and my sister. Miserable riddle, when the same worm must be my mother, and my sister and myself! Miserable...
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Writings, 1902-1910

William James - 1987 - 1379 pągines
...to them; to trust in God through Christ, as touching the world to come; and as touching this world, to count the grave my house, to make my bed in darkness,...corruption, Thou art my father, and to the worm, Thou are my mother and sister. . . . The parting with my wife and my poor children hath often been to me...
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John Donne: Selections from Divine Poems, Sermons, Devotions, and Prayers

John Donne - 1990 - 309 pągines
...that have been the children of royal parents, and the parents of royal children, must say with Job, "Corruption thou art my father," and to the worm, "Thou art my mother and my sister."1 Miserable riddle, when the same worm must be my mother and my .sister and myself. Miserable...
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