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Manners are of more importance than laws.... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refi ...
Catholics think of grace as a supernatural power which God dispenses, primarily through the Church and its sacraments, to purify t ...
our concern was speech, and speech impelled us
To purify the dialect of the tribe
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Each of the Arts whose office is to refine, purify, adorn, embellish and grace life is under the patronage of a Muse, no god being ...
There is no hope even that woman, with her right to vote, will ever purify politics.
There is an electric fire in human nature tending to purify--so that among these human creatures there is continually some birth o ...
Literature takes shape and life in the body, in the wombs of the mother tongue: always: and the Fathers of Culture get anxious abo ...
It is ... despair at the mutability of all created things that links the Artist and the Ascetic--a desire to purify and preserve-- ...
The great end of all religion ... is to purify our hearts--and conquer our passions--and in a word, to make us wiser and better me ...
The other evening I was determined that I would silence this shallow din; that I would walk in various directions and see if there ...
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