As to Jesus of Nazareth, my Opinion of whom you particularly desire, I think the System of Morals and his Religion, as he left them to us, the best the world ever saw or is likely to see but I apprehend it has received various corrupt changes, and I have, with most of the present Dissenters in England, some Doubts as to his divinity tho' it is a question I do not dogmatize upon, having never studied it, and I think it needless to busy myself with it now, when I expect soon an Opportunity of knowing the Truth with less Trouble.
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When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic.
Applause waits on success.
A good example is the best sermon.
Rain or Snow, To Chili go, You'll find it so, For ought we know.Time will show.
Mine is better than ours.
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