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The preacher then went on to criticise the attitude of religion towards science. "If there is still a feeling of hostility between ...
Manners are of more importance than laws.... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refi ...
Women stand related to beautiful nature around us, and the enamoured youth mixes their form with moon and stars, with woods and wa ...
As we refine, our checks become finer. If we rise to spiritual culture, the antagonism takes a spiritual form.
England produces under favorable conditions of ease and culture the finest women in the world. And, as the men are affectionate an ...
Each of the Arts whose office is to refine, purify, adorn, embellish and grace life is under the patronage of a Muse, no god being ...
And knew that nature could not more refine
What it had given in a looking-glass
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Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, to the god he worships, after a style purely his own, nor can he get off by ...
Life will not bear refinement. You must do as other people do.
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