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I was not unemployed in my profession by the late John Jacob Astor; a name which, I admit, I love to repeat, for it hath a rounded ...
Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.
I am no book larnt man, but there is few who can beat me swapping horses or guessing at the weight of a bar. I have come here beca ...
The angel said to her, "Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And now, you will conceive in your womb and bea ...
So little are the Homeric heroes presented as developing or having developed, that most of them--Nestor, Agamemnon, Achilles--appe ...
Salad is roughage and a French idea.
...that he may learn that there is a prophet in Israel.
appoint for us, then, a king to govern us, like other nations.
Well meant are the wounds a friend inflicts, but profuse are the kisses of an enemy.
Better to be despised and have a servant, than to be self-important and lack food.
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