Isaac Watts
Southampton / England
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Against Quarreling And Fighting

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Let dogs delight to bark and bite,
For God hath made them so:
Let bears and lions growl and fight,
For 'tis their nature, too.

But, children, you should never let
Such angry passions rise:
Your little hands were never made
To tear each other's eyes.
Let love through all your actions run,
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Dr Antony Theodore 03 November 2020
children, you should never let Such angry passions rise: Your little hands were never made To tear each other's eyes. Very good moral aspects. tony
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Mary Snyder 08 September 2018
Meditation in the grove—- I can’t find the words. Can you
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Good lessons to nurture a human being
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Good lessons to nurture a human being from the innocent children.
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Amar Agarwala 18 November 2016
What a wonderful lesson for all children... and with such sweet verses.
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Craig Mize 18 November 2016
Words to teach your kids to live by and may I add for us as adults to live by as well.
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Abdulrazak Aralimatti 18 November 2016
Verily, man is created to live a peaceful life
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R Soos 18 November 2016
My teacher friends, who insist that students 'get worse every year' need this to remind them - kids have always been kids willing to tear each other's eyes out. =: -) They need to be taught, not punished.
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Gangadharan Nair Pulingat 18 November 2016
Here this poem tells the great things for a worthy life to the children.So interesting.
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Ratnakar Mandlik 18 November 2016
A great message to children of humanity is given through this superb song of life. Thanks for sharing it here.
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