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Be neither intimate nor distant with the clergy.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not what they ought to be, so are the rest of the nation.
Burn Ovid with the rest. Lovers will find
A hedge-school for themselves and learn by heart
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How deep a wound to morals and social purity has that accursed article of the celibacy of the clergy been! Even the best and most ...
The Anglican Church is marked by the grace and good sense of its forms, by the manly grace of its clergy. The gospel it preaches i ...
The military and the clergy cause us much annoyance; the clergy and the military, they empty our wallets and rob our intelligence.
...I do deeply deplore, of the sake of the cause, the prevalent notion, that the clergy must be had, either by persuasion or by br ...
In Europe, a man of genius is almost privileged. If he be a poet or an artist, allowances are made for the extravagance of his fan ...
I see and hear daily that you of the Clergy preach one against another, teach one contrary to another, inveigh one against another ...
The heights of popularity and patriotism are still the beaten road to power and tyranny; flattery to treachery; standing armies to ...
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