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But we have reason to cool our raging motions, our carnal stings, our unbitted lusts; whereof I take this that you call love to be ...
Thus Pyrrhonism is not a sect of people who are persuaded of what they say, but it is a sect of liars.
The multiplication of individual sects should not fool us: the important point is that the whole of America is preoccupied with th ...
He who begins by loving Christianity better than truth, will proceed by loving his own sect or church better than Christianity, an ...
A sect or a party is an elegant incognito, devised to save a man from the vexation of thinking.
Each religious sect has its own physiognomy. The Methodists have acquired a face; the Quakers, a face; the nuns, a face. An Englis ...
I detest the thought of him
With his ten children under ten years old.
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It was the obstinately gentle air
That may be clamored at by cause and sect,
But it will have its moment to reflect.
Almost every sect of Christianity is a perversion of its essence, to accommodate it to the prejudices of the world.
Fanatics have their dreams, wherewith they weave
A paradise for a sect.
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