N. Reverence you Maker. N.bE Let his name be always held sacred by you. NNE. Fear only to offend his Goodness. NEbN Let your love of him exceed your Fear. NE. Be not ashamed to Worship him. NEbE. Be grateful to him for his benefits. ENE. Put yourconfidence in him. EbN. Study to know, & then do his will. EAST. Vinidcate his cause before the World. EbS. Blush not to be Christian. ESE. Esteem all Mankind as your Neighbour. SEbE. Pity the Vicious, but abhor their vices. SE. He who suffers most, _help first. SEbS. Charity makes no distinction between Jew or Samaritan. SSE. Be punctual & just in your dealings. SbE. Be honest, even for your own Interest. SOUTH. Respect Superiors. SbW. Be condescending to inferiors. SSW. Leave off contention before it be meddled with. SWbS. Ingratitude is the basest of Vices. SW. Be upon your guard, untill you know a man. SWbW. Bad Company is the ruin of Morals. WSW. Let Reason always be at the Helm. WbS. Let passion be governed by Reason. WEST. Passions are excellent Servants but bad Masters. WbN. Drunkenness degrades a Man below a Brute. WNW. Detest Falsehood. NWbW. Want of decency, is want of Sense. NW. Regard yourself, or you will be despised by others. NWbN. Think before you Act. NNW. Do but one thing at a time. NbW. Steer by this Compass, & defy Storms.
Unique pen and ink drawing, 248 x 198mm. 9¾ x 7¾".
A circle of 'Christian Standards'.
[Ref: 13036] £520.00