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Then Jesus told them a parable about their need to pray always and not to lose heart.
He put before them another parable: "The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in his field; it is ...
Sometimes, because of its immediacy, television produces a kind of electronic parable. Berlin, for instance, on the day the Wall w ...
Your pier-glass or extensive surface of polished steel ... will be minutely and multitudinously scratched in all directions; but p ...
Jesus of Nazareth could have chosen simply to express Himself in moral precepts; but like a great poet He chose the form of the pa ...
He who rejoices even at the stake triumphs not over pain but over the absence of pain where he had anticipated feeling it. A parab ...
Not every end is a goal. The end of a melody is not its goal: but nonetheless, had the melody not reached its end it would not hav ...
On every parable you ride to every truth.
Only in the problem play is there any real drama, because drama is no mere setting up of the camera to nature: it is the presentat ...
Those summer days which some of my contemporaries devoted to the fine arts in Boston or Rome, and others to contemplation in India ...
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