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Distant water cannot extinguish nearby fire.
Of all men living [priests] are our greatest enemies. If it were possible, they would extinguish the very light of nature, turn th ...
There was a time when all these things would have passed me by, like the flitting figures of a theatre, sufficient for the amuseme ...
It can be fairly argued that the highest priority for mankind is to save itself from extinction. However, it can also be argued th ...
Unfaithfulness ought to extinguish love, and we should not be jealous when there is reason to be. Only those who give no grounds f ...
What greater light can be hoped for in the moral sciences? The subject part of mankind in most places might, instead thereof, with ...
In some sort of crude sense, which no vulgarity, no humor, no overstatement can quite extinguish, the physicists have known sin; a ...
The terrible thing about terrorism is that ultimately it destroys those who practise it. Slowly but surely, as they try to extingu ...
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