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...to keep me from being too elated, a thorn was given me in the flesh...
Consciousness is much more than the thorn, it is the dagger in the flesh.
I'd like to catch him--uh--see him sometime when no one's around.
The advantage of doing one's praising for oneself is that one can lay it on so thick and exactly in the right places.
This thorn
Doth to our rose of youth rightly belong.
The pound of flesh which I demand of him
Is dearly bought as mine, and I will have it.
When a subject is highly controversial ... one cannot hope to tell the truth. One can only show how one came to hold whatever opin ...
Let no one's heart fail because of him; your servant will go and fight with this Philistine.
Can fire be carried in the bosom without burning one's clothes? Or can one walk on hot coals without scorching the feet? So is he ...
All one's ways may be pure in one's own eyes, but the LORD weighs the spirit.
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