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All our steps are ordered by the LORD; how then can we understand our own ways?
...the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.
But by the grace of God I am what I am...
In a hundred people, one finds all kinds.
When dogs no longer eat excrement, then human beings will no longer practice favoritism.
To tame a tiger one has to know its nature.
To watch another carrying a load requires no exertion.
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature; and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, ...
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge ...
Know not to revere human things too much.
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