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50. It is not the quantity read, but the Proverbs. 1. Away goes the dood when the manner of reading, and the acquisition of door is shut against him. 2. A liar is not to be correct and efficient rules, with the ability believed when he speaks the truth. 3. Never to apply them, accurately, gracefully, and speak ill of your neighbors. 4. Constant occuinvoluntarily, that indicate progress in these pation, prevents temptation. 5. Courageought arts: therefore, take one principle, or com- to have eyes, as well as ears. 6. Experiencebination of principles, at a time, and prac keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in bo tice it till the object is accomplished : in this other. 7. Follow the wise feu, rather than the way, you may obtain a perfect mastery over foolish many. 8. Good actions are the best sacriyour vocal powers, and all the elements of

fice. 9. He who avoids the temptation, avoids language.

the sin. 10. Knowledge-directs practice, yet 51. The third sound of U is Fall: practice increases knowledge. PULL; cru-el Bru-tus rued the crude fruit bruised for the pud.

wh Duties. Never cease to aval rauself of ding ; the pru-dent ru-ler wound

information: you must observe closelyed this youth-ful cuck-oo, be

read attentively and digest what you read, cause he would, could, or should

converse extensively with high and low, rich not im-brue his hands in Ruth's

and poor, noble and ignoble, bond and free, gru-el, pre-par'd for a faith-ful (U in FULL) meditate closely and intensely on all the dru-id; the butch-er's bul-let push-ed poor knowledge you acquire, and have it at perpuss on the sin-ful cush-ion, and grace- fect command. Obtain just conceptions of ful-ly put this tru-ant Prus-sian into the all you utter—and communicate every thing pul-pit for cru-ci-fix-ion.

in its proper order, and clothe it in the most 52. Avoid rapidity and indistinctness agreeable and effective language. Avoid all of utterance; also, a drawling, mincing, redundancy of expression ; be neither too harsh, mouthing, artificial, rumbling, «mo- close, nor too diffuse,-and, especially, be as notonous, whining, stately, pompous, un perfect as possible, in that branch of oratory, varied, wavering, sleepy, boisterous, labor. which Demosthenes declared to be the first. ed, formal, faltering, trembling, heavy, second, and third parts of the science, theatrical, affected, and self-complacent manner; and read, speak, sing, in such a tion, - god-like action,—which relates to clear, strong, melodious, flexible, winning, every thing seen and heard in the orator. bold, sonorous, forcible, round, full, open, Elocution,- enables you, at all times, to brilliant, natural, agreeable, or mellow tone, command attention : its effect will be electrie, as the sentiment requires ; which contains and strike from heart to heart; and he must in itself so sweet a charm, that it'almost be a mere declaimer, who does not feel hits atones for the absence of argument, sense, self inspired—by the fostering meed of such and fancy.

approbation as mute attention, and the re 53. Irregulars. Ew, 0, and Oo, occa- turn of his sentiments, fraught with the sym sionally have this sound: the shrewd wo- pathy of his audience. man es-chewed the wolf, which stood pul. Varieties. 1. Have steamboats - been ling Kuth's wol-sey, and shook Tru-man the occasion of more evil, than good? 2. Wor.ces-ter's crook, while the brew-er and Those that are idle, are generally troublesome his bul-ly crew huz-za'd for all; you say it to such as are industrious. 3. Plato saya is your truth, and I say it is my truth; you God is truth, and light—is his shadow. 4. may take care of your-self, and I will take

Mal-information-is more hopeless than noncare of my-self.

information; for error-is always more diffiNotes. 1. Beware of omitting vowels occurring between cirisonants in unaccented syllables: as history, for his-tory; litoral cult to overcome than ignorance. 5. He, for lif-cral: votry, for po-ta-ry; pastral, for pas-to-ral; numb'ring, that will not reason, is a bigot ; he, that can for num•ler-ing; corp'ral, for corporal; genéral, for general; not reason, is a fool; and he, who dares not mem'ry, for mem-O-ry, &c. Do not pronounce this sound of 4 like oo in koon, nor like u in mute ; but like u in full: a, chew, reason, is a slave. 6. There is a great ditternot choo, &c. 2. The design of the practice on the forty-four sounds

ence between a well-spoken man and an ori of our letters, each in its turn, is, besides developing and training tor. 7. The Word of God-is divine, and, We voice and ear for all their duties, to exhibit the general laws in its principles, infinite : no part can really in analogies of pronunciation, showing how a large number of wents should be promunced, which are often spaken incorrectly. contradict another part, or have a meaning

Anecdote. Stupidity. Said a testy law- opposite—to what it asserts as true ; althougat ver,—"I believe the jury have been inocula- it may appear so in the letter: for the letter red for stupidity.“That may be,” replied killeth ; but the spirit-giveth life. his opponent; “but the bar, and the court, They are sleeping! Who are sleeping ? are of opinion, that you had it the natural

Pause a moment, softly tread ; way.

Anxious friends-are fondly kecping

Vigils_by the sleeper's bed! () there are hours, aye moments, that contain

Other hopes have all forsaken,Feelings, that years may pass, and never bring.

One remains,-that slumber deep, The soul's dark cottage, batter'd, and decay'd. Speak not, lest the slumberer waken Seill lets in light,thro’rhinks, that time has made. From that suecl, that saving eleep.

54. A Diphthong, or double sound, is the Proverbs. 1. Home is home, if it be erer sa anion of two vowel sounds in one syllable, homely. 2. It is too late to complain when a thing pronounced by a single continuous effort of is done. 3. In a thousand pounds of law, there is the voice. There are four diphthongal not an ounce of love. 4. Many a true word is sounds, in our language ; long i as in isle ; spoken in jest. 5. One man's meat is another oi, in oil ; the pure, or long sound of u in man's poison. fs Pride, perceiving kumility lure, and ou in our ; which include the same HONORABLE, often borrows her cloke. 7. Saysounds under the forms of long y in rhyme; well—is good; but do-well—is better. 8. The of oy in

coy; of ew in pew; and ow in how. eye, that sees all things, sees not itself. 9. The These diphthongs are called pure, because crow-thinks her own birds the whitest. 10. The they are all heard ; and in speaking and tears of the congregation are the praises of th4 singing, only the radical, (or opening fullo minister. 11. Evil to him that evil thinks. 12. ness of the sound,) should be prolonged, or Do good, if you expect to receive good. cong.

Our Food. The laws of man's conet, tre55. Diphthongs. Oi and Oy: OIL, tion and relation evidently show us, that ind broil the joint of loin in poi-son and oint-ment; spoil not the oys.

plainer, simpler and more natural our food ters for the hoy-den; the boy

is, the more pefectlf these laws will be ful pitch-es quoits a-droit-ly on the

filled, and the more healthy, ugorous, and soil, and sub-joins the joists to

long-lived our bodies will be, and consequentthe pur-loins, and em-ploys the

ly the more perfect our senses will be, and

(OI in OIL) de-stroy'd toi-let to soil the res

the more active and powerful may the inteler-voir, lest he be cloy'd with his me-moirs. Lectual and moral faculties be rendered by

56. The late Mr. Pitt, (Lord Chatham,) cultivation. By this, is not meant that we was taught to declaim, when a mere boy'; should eat grass, like the ox, or confine ourand was, even then, much admired for his selves to any one article of food: by simple talent in recitation : the result of which food, is meant that which is not compounriell, was, that his ease, grace, power, self-pos. and complicated, and dressed with pungent session, and imposing dignity, on his first stimulants, seasoning, or condiments ; such appearance in the British Parliament, “drew kind of food as the Creator designed for us, audience and attention, still as night ;' and and in such condition as is best adapted to the irresistible force of his action, and the our anatomical and physiological powers. power of his eye, carrried conviction with some kinds of food are better than others, nis arguments.

and adapted to sustain us in every condition ; Notes. 1. The radical, or mot of this diphthong, com. and such, whatever they may be, (and we mences nearly with 31 a, as in all, and its vanish, or terminating should ascertain what they are,) should conpoint, with the narne sound of , as in cel; the first of which is in. dicated by the engraving above. 2. Avoid the vulgar pronuncia- stitute our sustenance : thus shall we the tion of ile, for oil; jice, for joist ; pint, for point ; bile, for boil; more perfectly fulfil the laws of our being, jine, for jovut; hist

, for hoist ; spile, for spoil; quate, for quoil; and secure our best interests. pur.line, for purloin ; pi-zen, for poi-son; brile, for broil; cyde, for cloyed, &c.: this sound, especially, when given with the jaw

Varieties. 1. Was Eve, literally, made fuuch dropped, and rounded lips

, has in it a captivating nobleness; out of Adam's rib? 2. Horis doubly a but tixware of extremes. 3. The general rule for pronouncing the conqueror, who, when a conqueror, can convowels is,they are open, continuous, or long, when final in ac quer himself. 3. People may be borne down center words and syllables; as a-ble, fa-tber, aro-ful, me-tre, bible, by oppression for a time; but, in the end, mso-ble, moo-ted, tu-mult, Imu-tal, poi-son, ou-ter-most; but they sre that, discrete

, or abort

, when followed in the same syllable by vengeance will surely overtake their oppres. a cousonant; ay, 2p-ple, sev-er, lit-tie, pot-ter, brut-ton, sym-pa-thy. sors. It is a great misfortune--not to be Examples of exceptions_ale, are, all, 6le, note, iune, &c. 4. An able to speak well ; and å still greater one. other general rule is a vowel followed by two consonants, that not to know when to be silent. 5. In the are repeated in the pmnunciation, is short : as, mat-ter, ped-kar, hours of study, acquire knowledge that will di ter, Lul-ler, &c.

be useful in after life. 6. Naturreflecis Anecdote. The king's evil. A student the light of revelation, as the moon does of medicine, while attending medical lec- that of the sun. 7. Religion-is to be a: tures in London, and the subject of this evil much like God, as men can be like him : being on hand, observed that the king's hence, there is nothing nire contrary to coil had been but little known in the Unit- religion, than angry disputes and conlen ed States, since the Revolution.

tions about it. They are sleeping! Who are sleeping ! The pilgrim fathers-where are they? Misers, by their hoarded gold;

The waves, that brought them o'er,
And, in fancy-now are heaping

Still roll in the bay, and throw their spray,
Gems and pearls-of price untold.

As they break along the shore :-
Golden chains-their limba encumber, Still roll in the bay, as they roll'd that day,

Diamonds—seem before them strown; When the May Flower moor'd below; But they waken from their slumber,

When the sea around, was black with story.s, And the splendid dream-is flown.

And white the shore-with snow. Compare each phrase, examine every line, By reason, man-a Godhead can discern: Weigh every word, and every thought refine. But how he should be worship’d, carnot learn

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57. There are no impure diphthongs or Proverbs. 1. As you make your bed, so must triphthongs, in which iwo or three vowels you lie in it. 2. Be the character you would be represent, or unite, in one sound; for all are called. 3. Choose a calling, th’t is adapted to your sileni except one ; as in air, aunt, awl, piard, inclination, and natural abilities. 4. Live-and steal, lead, curtain, soar, good, your, cough, let live ; i. e. do as you would be done by. 5 feu-dal, dun-geon, beau-ty, a-dieu, view.ing. Character-is the measure of the man. 6. Zeal. These silent letters, in connection with the ously keep down little expenses, and you will vocals, should be called di-graphs and tri- not be likely to incur large ones. 7. Every one graphs ; that is, doubly and triply written; knows how to find fault. 8. Fair words and irey sometimes merely indicate the sound foul play cheat both young and old. 9. Give a of ihe accompanying vowel, and the deriva dog an úl name, and he will soon be shot 11. He tion of the word. Let me beware of believ- knows best what is good, who has enduired erzi. ing anything, unless I can see that it is true:

11. Great pains and little gains, soon make man and for the evidence of truth, I will look at the truth itself.

weary. 12. The fairest rose will wither at last. 58. Diphthongs; Ou, and Ow: OUR; afflict the country, are the joint productions

Cause and Effect. The evils, which Mr. Brown wound an quince of sound a-round a cloud, and

of all parties and all classes. They have drowned a mouse in 4 sound of

been produced by over-banking, over-trad. chow-der; -row-sy

ing, over-spending, over-dasking, over-drimouse de-vour'd a hova and

ving, over-reaching, over-borrowing, overhowlid a pow-wow a-bout the

eating, over-drinking, over-thinking, overmoun-tains; the gou-tyvi" (OU in OUR] playing, over-riding, and over-acting of crouched in his tow-er, and the scowl-ing every kind and description, except over cow bowed down de-vout-ly in licr bow-er; working. Industry is the foundation of so the giour (jower) en-shroud-ed in pow-er, ciety, and the corner-stone of civilization. en-dow-ed the count's prow-ess with a re- Recipients. We receive according to our nown'd trow-el, and found him with a stout states of mind and life: if we are in the love gown in the coun-ty town.

and practice of goodness and truth, we be59. Demosthenes, the Grecian orator, come the receivers of them in that propor paid many thousands to a teacher in Elocu- tion; but if otherwise, we form receptacles lion ; and Cicero, the Roman orator, after of their opposites,-falsity and evil. When having completed his education, in other respects, spent two ole years in recitation, we are under heavenly influences, we know under one of the most celebrated tragedi- that all things shall work together for our ans of antiquuy. Brutus declared, that he happiness; and when under infernal influ would prefer the honcr, of being esteemed ences, they will work together for our mis. ine master of Roman eloquence, to the glo. ery. Let us then choose, this day, whom we ry of many triumphs.

will serve; and then shall we know-where 60. Notes. 1. On and ow are the only representatives in consists the art of happiness, and the art of this diphthongal sound; the former generally in the middle of misery. # worde, and the latter at the end: in Lloro, shore, and low, 10 is silent. 2. There are 12 mono-thongal vowels, or single voice

Varieties. 1. Is not the single fact, that grounds, and 4 diph-thongal vowels, or double voice sounds: these the human mind has thought of another dre heard in isle, trene, oil and out. 5. There is a very incorrect world, good proof that there is one ? 2. Tol2n] offensive sound given by some to this diphthong, particularly w the Northern states, in consequence of drawing the corners of erationis good for all, or it is good for the mouth back, and keeping the teeth too close, while pronouncing none. 3. He who swallows up the sub1; it may be called a flat, nasal sound: ia song it 18 worse stance of the poor, will, in the end, find that thun in speech. It may be represented as follows-cou, nome, it contains a bone, which will choke him. 4. wan, prour, dcoun, keounty, shevarr, &c. Good natured, tengiung people, living in cold dimates, where they wish to keep The greatest share of happiness is enjoyed the mouth nearly closed, when talking, are often guilty of this vul. by those, who possess affluence, without six Barity. It may be avoided by opening the mouth wide, projecting perfluity, and can command the comforts oi the under jaw and making the sound drep in the throat.

life, without plunging into its luxuries. 5. Do Anecdote. Woman as she should be. A not suppose that every thing is gold, which young woman went into a public library, in a certain town, and asked for “Man as he is.” glitters; build not your hopes on a sandy ** That is out, Miss,” said the librarian; “but into two great classes, agitators and the non

.foundation. 6. The world seems divided we have 'Woman as she should be.” She agitators : why should those, who are estab took the book and the hint too.

lished on the immutable rock of truth, fear Where are the heroes of the ages past :

[ones agitation? 7. True humiliation-is a pear. Where the brave chieftains-where the mighty of great price; for where there is no resiste Who flourish'd in the infancy of days ? All to the grave gone down!--On their fall'n fame, ance, or obstacle, there,-heaven, and its in. Ecultant, mocking at the pride of man,

fluences must enter, enlighten, teach, purify, Sils grim Forgetfulness. The warrior's arm

create and support. Lies nerveless on the pillow of its shame :

The only prison, th't enslaves the soul, Hush'd is his storm" roice, and quenched the blaze Is the dark habitation, where she dwells, of his red cue-ball,

As in a noisome dungeon.

89. Reading-by vowel sounds only, is | Proverbs. 1. A mea is no better for liking analogous to singing by note, instead of by himself, if nobody else likes him. 2. A whiir word. This is an exceedingly interesting glove often conceals a dirty hand. 3. Better pass and important exercise: it is done, simply, at once, than to be always in danger. 4. Misunby omitting the cornsonants, and pronounc- derstandings are often best prevented, by pea ing the vowels, the same as in their respec- and ink. 5. Knowledge is treasure, and memory tive words First, s onounce one or more

is the treasury. 6. Crosses--are ladders, lead.

7. Faint praise, is disparagement words, and then re-pronounce them, and ing to heaven. leave off the consonants. The vowels con

8. Deliver me from a person, who can talk only

on one subject. 9. He who peeps throgh a keyEtitute the essencs of words, and the conso

hole may see what will ve him. 10. If shret:d Kasts give that material the proper FORM.

men play the fooi, they do it with a vengeance. 60 All the vowel sounds, thrice told, 11. Physicians rarely take medicines. 12. Curses, James Parr; Hall Mann; Eve Prest; Ike Sill; :ike chickens, generally come home to roost. Od Pool Forbs; Luke Munn Bull; Hoyle

Anecdote. A get-off. Henry the Fourth f'rout-ate palms walnuts apples, peaches

was instigated to propose war against the melons, ripe figs, cocoas goosberries hops, Protestants, by the importunity of his Par. cucumbers prunes, and boiled sour-crout, to liament ; whereupon, he declared that he their entire satisfaction. Alo, ah, all, at; would make every member a captain of a eel, ell; isle, ill; old, ooze, on ; mute, company in the army : the proposal was up, full; oil, ounce. Now repeat all these then unanimously negatived. vowel sounds consecutively,: A, A, A, A;

Contrasts. Our fair ladies laugh at the E, E; I, I; 0, 0, 0); U, U, U; Oi. Ou.

Chinese ladies, for depriving themselves 61. Elocution—comprehends Expulsion of of the use of their feet, by tight shoes and Sound, Articulation, Force, Time, Pronunci- bandages, and whose character would be ation, Accent, Pauses, Measure and Melody ruined in the estimation of their associates, of Speech, Rhythm, Emphasis, the Eight if they were even suspected of being able Notes, Intonation, Pitch, Inflexions, Circum- to walk :--while they, by the more danger. flexes. Cadences, Dynamics, Modulation, pus and destructive habits of light-lacing, Style, the Passions, and Rhetorical Action destroy functions of the body far more im. Reating and Speaking are inseparably con-offspring; and whole troops of dundies,

portant, not only to themselves, but to their nected with music ; hence, every step taken quite as taper-waisted, and almost as mus. in the former, according to this system, will culine as their mothers, are the natural readvance one equally in the latler : for Music sults of such a gross absurdity. If to be is but an elegant and refined species of Elo-admired—is the motive of such a custúm, it cution.

is a most paradoxical mode of accomplish. 62. CERTAIN VOWELS TO BE PRONOUNCED ing this end ; for that which is destructive SEPARATELY. In reading the following, be of health, must be more destructive of bean. very deliberate, so as to shape the sounds per-14-thal beauty, in a vain effort to preserve fectly, and give each syllable clearly and dis- which, the victims of this fashion have de. tinctly; and in all the ex-am-ples, here and voted themselves to a joyless youth, and a elsewhere, make those sounds, that are ob- premature decrepitude, jects of attention, very prominent. Ba-al,

Varieties. 1. Is it best to divulge the truth the o-ri-ent a-e-ro-naut and cham-pi-on of fi- to all, whatever may be their state of mind pr-y scor-pi-ons, took his a-e-ri-al flight into and life? 2. A good tale-is never the worse the ge-o-met-ri-cal em-py-re-an, and drop- for being twice told. 3. Those who do not ped a beau-ti-ful vi-o-let into the Ap-pi-i Fo- love any thing, rarely experience great enjoyrum, where they sung hy-me-ne-al re-qui- ments; those who do love, often suffer dees, ems; Be-el-ze-bub vi-o-lent-ly rent the va-ri- griefs. 4. The way to heaven is delightfui e-ga-ted di-a-dem from his zo-o-log-i-cal cra- to those who love to walk in it; and the diffic ni-um, and placed it on the Eu-ro-pe-an ge- culties we meet with in endeavoring to keep ni-i, to me-li-o-rate their in-cho-ate i-de-a of it, do not spring from the nature of the wui, cu-ring the pit-e-ous in-val-ids of Man-tu-a but from the state of the trareler. 5. He, and Pom-pe-i, with the tri-en-ni-al pan-a-ce-a who wishes nothing, will gain nothing. 6.11 of no-ol-o-gy, or the lin-e-a-ment of a-ri-es. is good to know a great deal; but it is better Notes. 1. The constituent diphthongal sounds of I are dear.

to make a good use of what we do know. 7. ** 31 a. and late; those of u, approach to 21 e, and 21 o: those of Every day-brings forth something for the oi, to 3d a, and 21 i: am those of ou to 3.1 o, and 21 o: make and mind to be exercised on, either of a mental, Abalsze them, and observe the funnel shape of the lips, which

or external character; and to be fauthful in stange with the changing sounds in passing from the radicals to their vanishen 2. Preventives and curatives of incipient discasc, it, and acquit ourselves with the advantage más be found in these principles, positions and exercises. derived thereby, is both wisdom and duty

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Whether he knew things, or no, Needs not the aid of foreign ornament ;

His tongue eternally would go ; But is, when unadorned adorned the most. For he had impudence-at will. BRONSON. 3

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03. Elocution and Music being insepar.

Notes. 1. In Song, as well as in Speech, tice Articulation able in their nature, every one, of cominon Pitch, Force, and Time, must be attended to ; i.e. in both art, mas

ter the right form of the elements, the degree of elevation and de organization, wheher aware of it, or not, uses all the elements of Music in his daily pression of the voice, the kind and degree of loudness of soi das intercourse with society.

When we call to found in speaking.

and their duration : there is nothing in singing that may not be one at a distance, we raise the voice to the upper pitches: when to one near by, we

Anecdoto. sical Pun. A young Mudrop it to the lower pitches; and when at a sician, remarkable fo his modesty and sinmedium distance, we raise it to the middle cerity, on his first appearance before the pub-, pitches : that is, in the first case, the voice lic, finding that he could not give the trails, is on, or about the eighth note : in the sec- effectively, assured the audience, by way of ond, on, or about the first note : and in the apology, “that he trembled so, that he could last place, on, or about the third or fifth not shake. note.

In commencing to read or speak in public, one should never commence above

Proverbs. 1. A word—is enough to the rise his fifth note, or below his third anote : and, 2. It is easier to resist our bad passions at first, to ascertain on what particular pitch the than ane indulgence. 3. Jokes-are bad coin lowest natural note of the voice is, pro- to all but the jocular. 4. You may find your nounce the word awe, by prolonging it, worst enemy, or best friendin yourself. 5. Erwithout feeling ; and to get the upper one, ery one has his hobby. 6. Fools—have liberty to sound eel, strongly.

say what they please. 7. Give every one bis due. 64. Vocal Music. In the vowel sounds 8. He who wants content, cannot find it in an of our language, are involved all the ele- easy chair. 9. Iu-will never spoke well. 10. ments of music; hence, every one who Lawyer's gowns are lined with the wilfulness of wishes, can learn to sing. These eight their clients. Il. Hunger—is an excellent sauce. vowels, when naturally sounded, by a de. 12. I confide, and am at rest. veloped voice, will give the intonations of

True Wisdom. All have the faculty the notes in the scale, as follows, com- given them of growing wise, but not equal. mencing at the bottom.

ly wise : by which faculty is not meant the 1st o in cel, 8

note 0-8-la-High. ability to reason about truth and goodness Half tone.

from the sciences, and thus of confirming let 1 in Isle, 7 0-B pote

whatever any one pleases ; but that of disTone.

cerning what is true, choosing what is suit.

able, and applying it to the various uses of 2do in ooze, 6 0-A note

life. He is not the richest man, who is able

to comprehend all about making money, and Tone.

can count millions of dollars; but he, who 1st o in old, 5 0- Gnote 0-5-la-Medium. is in possession of millions, and makes a

proper use of them. Tone.

Varieties. 1. Does not life-beget life, 4th a in at, 4 O-F note

and death-generate death? 2. The man, Half tone.

who is always complaining, and bewailing let a in ale, 3 0- Enote 0-3-la-Medium. his misfortunes, not only feeds his own mis. Tope.

ery, but wearies and disgusts others. 3.

We are apt to regulate our mode of living2d a in ar, 2

more by the example of others, than by the dictates of reason and common sense.

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Frequent recourse to artifice and cunning 3d a in all, 11_0_0 note 0-1-la-Lor.

is a proof of a want of capacity, as well as

of an illiberal mind. 5. Every one, who 65. This Diatonic Scale of eight notes, does not grow better, as he grows older, is a (though there are but seven, the eighth being spendthrift of that time, which is more pre. a repetition of the first,) comprehends five cious than gold. 6. Do what you knox', whole tones, and two semi, or half, tones. and you will know what to do. 7. As is An erect ladder, with seven rounds, is a the reception of truths, such is the percepgood representation of it; it stands on the tion of them in all minds. 8. Do you seo ground, or floor, which is the tonic, or first more than your brother? then be more note ; the first round is the second note, or humble and thankful; bart not him with superlonic; the second round is the third thy meat, and strong food : when a man, he note, or mediant; the third round, is the will be as able to eat it as yourself, and, fourth note, or subdominant ;, between perhaps, more so. which, and the second round, there is a semilone ; the fourth round is the fifth note, Walk with thy fellow creatures : pote the husk or dominant ; the fifth round is the sixth And whisperings amongst them. Not a spring note, or submediant; the sixth round is the or leaf-but hath his morning hymn ; each busk seventh note, or subtonic; and the seventh and oak-doth know I am. Canst thou not sing? round is the eighth note, or octave.

O leave thy cares and follies ! go this way, Keep one consistent plan rom end-to end. And thou art sure to prosper-all the day.

Tone,

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