strain at gnat and swallow camel quotes

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And last, the hearty welcome.
You blind guides! You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel!
'What is truth?' said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer. Pilate was in advance of his time. For 'truth' itself is a ...
A pilgrim I on earth perplext,
with sinns, with cares and sorrows vext,
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I was born a mechanic, and made a barrel before I was ten years old. The cooper told my father, "Fanny made that barrel, and has d ...
... women are supposed to be unfit to vote because they are hysterical and emotional and of course men would not like to have emot ...
Every wild apple shrub excites our expectation thus, somewhat as every wild child. It is, perhaps, a prince in disguise. What a le ...
A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmets, some gourmands, and a good many take their images precook ...
The pipe, with solemn interposing puff,
Makes half a sentence at a time enough;
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A decline in supervision is not the entire story. Even in the fifties there were undersupervised children . . . who nevertheless d ...
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