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There is another side to chivalry. If it dispenses leniency, it may with equal justification invoke control.
Make friends with the angels, who though invisible are always with you.... Often invoke them, constantly praise them, and make goo ...
Invoke,
invoke
armed Justice;
let Diké stand forth manifest,
let her step forth and slay....
We rarely quote nowadays to appeal to authority ... though we quote sometimes to display our sapience and erudition. Some authors ...
We mention nature and forget ourselves in it: we ourselves are nature, quand même--. As a result, nature is something entirely di ...
We should never invoke the spirit of antiquity as our authority. Spirits are peculiar things; they cannot be grasped with the hand ...
The evil which assails us is not in the localities we inhabit but in ourselves. We lack strength to endure the least task, being i ...
Drive a nail home and clinch it so faithfully that you can wake up in the night and think of your work with satisfaction,--a work ...
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