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Any historian of the literature of the modern age will take virtually for granted the adversary intention, the actually subversive ...
A Mother's hardest to forgive.
Life is the fruit she longs to hand you,
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Compromise. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ou ...
A deep man believes in miracles, waits for them, believes in magic, believes that the orator will decompose his adversary; believe ...
When this immediate evil power has been defeated, we shall not yet have won the long battle with the elemental barbarities. Anothe ...
I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but s ...
I know as well as any one, [the devil] is an adversary, whom if we resist, he will fly from us--but I seldom resist him at all; fr ...
The final event to himself has been, that as he rose like a rocket, he fell like the stick.
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour.
As parents it is well to be aware of the tendency to equate energetic activity with contest. Our children's worth does not depend ...
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