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O that my vexation were weighed, and all my calamity laid in the balances! For then it would be heavier than the sand of the sea; ...
Do not forsake your friend or the friend of your parent; do not go to the house of your kindred in the day of your calamity. Bette ...
Virtue is the root of good fortune, and evil the harbinger of calamity.
To rear a tiger is to court calamity.
Are we aware of our obligations to a mob? It is the mob that labour in your fields and serve in your houses--that man your navy, a ...
There is no calamity which a great nation can invite which equals that which follows a supine submission to wrong and injustice an ...
It's nothing to be born ugly. Sensibly, the ugly woman comes to terms with her ugliness and exploits it as a grace of nature. To b ...
What quarrel, what harshness, what unbelief in each other can subsist in the presence of a great calamity, when all the artificial ...
The compensations of calamity are made apparent to the understanding also, after long intervals of time. A fever, a mutilation, a ...
Masses! the calamity is the masses.
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