sobriety quotes

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I will therefore ... that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with braided hair, or go ...
Nothing very bad happen to me lately.
How you explain that?--I explain that, Mr Bones,
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Men are qualified for civil liberty in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral chains upon their own appetites; in prop ...
More than the changing of institutions we need the development of a national conscience, and the upbuilding of national character. ...
The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the mystical faculties of human nature, usually c ...
Whatever Epic may mean, it implies some weight and solidity; Romance means nothing, if it does not convey some notion of mystery a ...
Perfect reason flees all extremity, and leads one to be wise with sobriety.
Republics demanded virtue. Monarchies could rely on coercion and "dazzling splendor" to suppress self-interest or factions; republ ...
I do not live in the world of sobriety.
All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, ...
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