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Do not use your rank to degrade others, nor use your cleverness to deceive others.
My idea is that the world outside--the so-called modern world--can only pervert and degrade the conceptions of the primitive insti ...
The foundation of empire is art & science. Remove them or degrade them, & the empire is no more. Empire follows art & not vice ver ...
Then my verse I dishonour, my pictures despise,
My person degrade & my temper chastise;
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His breast was the seat of all those passions which degrade our nature, and disturb our reason. There they raged in a perpetual co ...
Abject flattery and indiscriminate assentation degrade, as much as indiscriminate contradiction and noisy debate disgust. But a mo ...
We have had nineteen centuries of ecclesiastical teaching and preaching, and what do we see in our midst? Tens of thousands of hon ...
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society ...
Whilst we want cities as the centres where the best things are found, cities degrade us by magnifying trifles.
How ironical that it is by means of speech that man can degrade himself below the level of dumb creation--for a chatterbox is trul ...
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