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Only that type of story deserves to be called moral that shows us that one has the power within oneself to act, out of the convict ...
It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul.
Staying in charge as a mother means exercising one's own judgment about what is best for one's child. It means, at times, disregar ...
As for the peasant populations of a great part of the world, they aren't so much anxious as hungry. They aren't anxious about whet ...
If your mother tells you to do a thing, it is wrong to reply that you won't. It is better and more becoming to intimate that you w ...
Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but ...
Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be answerable for the body and blood o ...
Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for one's life does not consist in the abundance of possessions.
Reunion after long separation is even better than one's wedding night.
To cultivate one's heart, nothing is better than curbing one's desires.
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