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I, wisdom, live with prudence, and I attain knowledge and discretion. The fear of the LORD is hatred of evil. Pride and arrogance ...
In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.
The welcome house of him my dearest guest.
Where ever, ever stay, and go not thence,
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It is not an arbitrary "decree of God," but in the nature of man, that a veil shuts down on the facts of to-morrow; for the soul w ...
Fortuitous circumstances constitute the moulds that shape the majority of human lives, and the hasty impress of an accident is too ...
This is my decree. The bodies of those who died well and bravely by my side shall be delivered to the City of the Dead. Fine linen ...
This day I have sent couriers to every part of our country, to every city and village. They carry this decree. That I have set a t ...
Sweet Cupid's shafts, like destiny,
Doth causeless good or ill decree.
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[Necessity is] the sum of all things, which being now existent, conduce and concur to the production of that action hereafter, whe ...
The laws of God, the laws of man,
He may keep that will and can;
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