Foxing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 42 pages
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Familiar Quotations FortifyingNothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.ndash;Honoreacute; de BalzacCharacter contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades.ndash;Jacqueline BissetWhat ever purifies the heart also fortifies it.ndash;Hugh BlairOnly the consciousness of a purpose that is mightier than any man and worthy of all men can fortify and inspirit and compose the souls of men.ndash;Walter LippmannNo government is safe unless fortified by goodwill.ndash;Cornelius NeposEach religion, by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or less seriously, proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.ndash;George SantayanaLife is to be fortified by many friendships. To love and to be loved is the greatest happiness of existence.ndash;Sydney SmithStrange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.ndash;Stephen VizinczeyFortifying ndash; ConfirmAll law has for its object to confirm and exalt into a system the exploitation of the workers by a ruling class.ndash;Mikhail BakuninAfflictions sent by providence melt the constancy of the noble minded, but confirm the obduracy of the vile, as the same furnace that liquefies the gold, hardens the clay.ndash;Charles Caleb Colton

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