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I am in the pitiable situation of feeling all the force of temptation without having the strength to succumb to it.
Then again, do not tell me, as a good man did to-day, of my obligation to put all poor men in good situations. Are they my poor? I ...
Fidelity to conscience is inconsistent with retiring modesty. If it be so, let the modesty succumb. It can be only a false modesty ...
Man was not made to succumb to the villain Woe.
If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy ...
Let us not succumb to nature. We will marshall the clouds and restrain tempests; we will bottle up pestilent exhalations; we will ...
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