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We often contradict an opinion when it is actually only the tone with which it was put forward that is uncongenial to us.
Sanity is the lot of those who are most obtuse, for lucidity destroys one's equilibrium: it is unhealthy to honestly endure the la ...
Read not to contradict and confute; nor to believe and take for granted; nor to find talk and discourse; but to weigh and consider ...
As liberty and intelligence have increased the people have more and more revolted against the theological dogmas that contradict c ...
Still I can't contradict, what so oft has been said,
"Though women are angels, yet wedlock's the devil."
[Ognev] recalled endless, heated, purely Russian arguments, when the wranglers, spraying spittle and banging their fists on the ta ...
I have forced myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste.
The customer is the immediate jewel of our souls. Him we flatter, him we feast, compliment, vote for, and will not contradict.
He has not yet found the place where I contradict either the existence, or infiniteness, or incomprehensibility, or unity, or ubiq ...
And I profess still, that whatsoever the church of England (the church, I say, not every doctor) shall forbid me to say in matter ...
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