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We allow our ignorance to prevail upon us and make us think we can survive alone, alone in patches, alone in groups, alone in race ...
If I cannot prevail upon heaven, I shall move hell.
The Lord killeth, and maketh alive; he bringeth down to the grave,
and bringeth up.
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The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and ...
The passions are the only orators that are always successful in persuading. They are a kind of art in nature, that proceeds upon i ...
I am not one of those who have the least anxiety about the triumph of the principles I have stood for. I have seen fools resist Pr ...
the vagabond began
To sketch a face that well might buy the soul of any man.
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But I do nothing upon myself, and yet am mine own executioner.
Violence does, in truth, recoil upon the violent, and the schemer falls into the pit which he digs for another.
I reside at Table Mountain, and my name is Truthful James;
I am not up to small deceit, or any sinful games;
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