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A gift in secret averts anger; and a concealed bribe in the bosom, strong wrath.
For the LORD your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God, mighty and awesome, who is not partial and takes no bribe, ...
For jealousy arouses a husband's fury, and he shows no restraint when he takes revenge. He will accept no compensation, and refuse ...
You shall take no bribe, for a bribe blinds the officials, and subverts the cause of those who are in the right.
You must not distort justice; you must not show partiality; and you must not accept bribes, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wis ...
The best bribe which London offers to-day to the imagination, is, that, in such a vast variety of people and conditions, one can b ...
To give money to a sufferer is only a come-off. It is only a postponement of the real payment, a bribe paid for silence, a credit ...
The paid wealth which hundreds in the community acquire in trade, or by the incessant expansions of our population and arts, encha ...
Too poor for a bribe, and too proud to importune,
He had not the method of making a fortune.
I have often noticed that a bribe ... has that effect--it changes a relation. The man who offers a bribe gives away a little of hi ...
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