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... suffering does not ennoble. It destroys. To resist destruction, self-hatred, or lifelong hopelessness, we have to throw off th ...
A man writes to throw off the poison which he has accumulated because of his false way of life. He is trying to recapture his inno ...
There are lone figures armed only with ideas, sometimes with just one idea, who blast away whole epochs in which we are enwrapped ...
The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisa--slightly off balance.
We grow with years more fragile in body, but morally stouter, and can throw off the chill of a bad conscience almost at once.
Moral reform is the effort to throw off sleep.
If your hand or your foot causes you to stumble, cut it off and throw it away; it is better for you to enter life maimed or lame t ...
I shook off the sweat and the sun. I understood that I had destroyed the balance of the day, the exceptional silence of a beach wh ...
Suddenly, through birthing a daughter, a woman finds herself face to face not only with an infant, a little girl, a woman-to- be, ...
The bad lover, like the bad poet, perhaps because of a preoccupation with self, is essentially inattentive, doesn't listen, doesn' ...
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