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Is it any pleasure to the Almighty if you are righteous, or is it gain to him if you make your ways blameless? Is it for your piet ...
Filial piety moves Heaven.
There are three major offenses against filial piety of which not producing an heir is the worst.
For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor the truth first.
Have a sense of piety ever on your mind, and be ever mindful that this is subject to no change, but will last you as long as life ...
His whole works are a heap of mis-shapen errors, and absurd paradoxes, vented with the confidence of a juggler, the brags of a mou ...
O! I must tell you that I have fallen in love with a gentleman whom I have lately come acquainted with: he is about 60 or 70--has ...
Pardon, my Mother Church, if I consent
That Angels led him when from thee he went,
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Religion itself becomes offensively monotonous. On every point of vantage are pagodas--stupid stalagmites of stagnant piety.
In a society which is structured the wrong way, piety has no effect.
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