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Isabella. Yet show some pity.
Angelo. I show it most of all when I show justice;
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Get thee behind me, Satan: thou art an offence unto me: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but those that be of men ...
The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God; the moral philosopher as contrary to reasonableness.
A kind of Pythagorean terror, as though the irrationality of pi were an offence against the deity, not to mention his creature.
My father is one of the few men I know who say they do not like Shakespeare. He says "Shakespeare is so very coarse." I could forg ...
Without, or with, offence to friends or foes,
I sketch your world exactly as it goes.
No man lives without jostling and being jostled; in all ways he has to elbow himself through the world, giving and receiving offen ...
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offence.
For granting we have sinned, and that the offence
Of man is made against Omnipotence,
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I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
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