Clever tyrants are never punished.
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It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.
Exaggeration is the inseparable companion of greatness.
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work, which proves that man was not born to rest.
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Mr. Arthur Ashe, he was good. I read some of his books. He knew about everything, but he was real quiet and didn't talk much. I never met him.
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The Lord knows that I could not open scripture; he must by his prophetical office open it unto me. So after that being unsatisfied in the thing, the Lord was pleased to bring this scripture out of the Hebrews.