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The better part of one's life consists of his friendships.
The better part of valor is discretion, in the which better part I have saved my life.
But men labor under a mistake. The better part of the man is soon ploughed into the soil for compost. By a seeming fate, commonly ...
Since civilizing children takes the better part of two decades--some twenty years of nonstop thinking, nurturing, teaching, coaxin ...
The better part of valour is indiscretion.
Man's characteristic privilege is that the bond he accepts is not physical but moral; that is, social. He is governed not by a mat ...
The orator distrusts at first the fitness of his frank confessions,--his want of knowledge of the persons he addresses,--until he ...
No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the Continent, a part of the main.... Any man's death diminishes me ...
God bless the physician who warms the speculum or holds your hand and looks into your eyes. Perhaps one subtext of the health care ...
If civilization is to survive, the principles of the Prince of Peace must be restored. Shattered trust between nations must be rev ...
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