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Duty. That which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire.
We were soundly taught and the curriculum carried no hint that we were young women and not young men. We were not corrupted by hom ...
perpetually crouched, quivering, upon the
sternly allotted sandpile
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Our family talked a lot at table, and only two subjects were taboo: politics and personal troubles. The first was sternly avoided ...
Hebrew culture is based on a single book, the Word of God. Greek culture, by contrast, is based on a thousand books, all of them b ...
In criticism I will be bold, and as sternly, absolutely just with friend and foe. From this purpose nothing shall turn me.
As I sat before the fire on my fir-twig seat, without walls above or around me, I remembered how far on every hand that wilderness ...
At length I entered within the skirts of the cloud which seemed forever drifting over the summit, and yet would never be gone.... ...
Sternly, remorselessly, fate guides each of us; only at the beginning, when we're absorbed in details, in all sorts of nonsense, i ...
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