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He will deliver you from six troubles; in seven no harm shall touch you. In famine he will redeem you from death, and in war from ...
Writing a book is like rearing children--willpower has very little to do with it. If you have a little baby crying in the middle o ...
The most absurd apology for authority and law is that they serve to diminish crime. Aside from the fact that the State is itself t ...
Monasticism, as it existed in Spain and still exists in Tibet, is a wasting disease of civilization. It puts a stop to life. Quite ...
"Woe unto the world because of offences! for it must needs be that offences come; but woe to that man by whom the offence cometh!" ...
In our man-of-war world, Life comes in at one gangway and Death goes overboard at the other. Under the man-of-war scourge, curses ...
The safest and most suitable form of penance seems to be that which causes pain in the flesh but does not penetrate to the bones, ...
Certainly it was ordained as a scourge upon the pride of human wisdom, that the wisest of us all, should thus outwit ourselves, an ...
See what gross inconsistency is tolerated. I have heard some of my townsmen say, "I should like to have them order me out to help ...
When an immortal passion breathes in mortal clay;
Our hearts endure the scourge, the plaited thorns, the way
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