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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 ...
Just try to prove you're not a camel!
The Good of man is the active exercise of his soul's faculties in conformity with excellence or virtue.... Moreover this activity ...
There are women in middle life, whose days are crowded with practical duties, physical strain, and moral responsibility ... they f ...
That strain again, it had a dying fall;
O, it came o'er my ear like the sweet sound
It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.
Swallow a loss and learn a lesson.
People can be as greedy as a snake trying to swallow an elephant.
A starving camel is still bigger than a horse.
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