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To make an apt answer is a joy to anyone, and a word in season, how good it is!
If a man desireth the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigil ...
The second day of July 1776, will be the most memorable epoch in the history of America. I am apt to believe that it will be celeb ...
Among all kinds of Writing, there is none in which Authors are more apt to miscarry than in Works of Humour, as there is none in w ...
Women were formed to temper Mankind, and sooth them into Tenderness and Compassion; not to set an Edge upon their Minds, and blow ...
There is no kind of false Wit which has been so recommended by the Practice of all Ages, as that which consists in a Jingle of Wor ...
I believe we are still so innocent. The species are still so innocent that a person who is apt to be murdered believes that the mu ...
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence, and to refrain from evil rather because of the ...
The concept of a mental state is primarily the concept of a state of the person apt for bringing about a certain sort of behaviour ...
The class distinctions proper to a democratic society are not those of rank or money, still less, as is apt to happen when these a ...
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