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One who is quick-tempered acts foolishly, and the schemer is hated.
... though mathematics may teach a man how to build a bridge, it is what the Scotch Universities call the humanities, that teach h ...
To be a good actor ... it is necessary to have a firmly tempered soul, to be surprised at nothing, to resume each minute the labor ...
France was long a despotism tempered by epigrams.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Your well-tempered guiding effort keeps your adventurous, enthusiastic, active ever-learning toddler from becoming passive, docile ...
Knowing that you shall feel,
about the frame,
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Your hand
skilled to yield death-blows, might break
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Whenever you are sincerely pleased, you are nourished. The joy of the spirit indicates its strength. All healthy things are sweet- ...
People who are born even-tempered, placid and untroubled--secure from violent passions or temptations to evil--those who have neve ...
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