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...against sin, modesty and remorse; in confession to a mortal priest the former is removed by his absolution, the latter is taken away.--MIRANDA OF PIEDMONT.
MONEY.--The love of money is the root of all evil.--1 TIMOTHY 6:10.
But for money and the need of it, there would not be half the friendship in the world. It is powerful for good if divinely used. Give it plenty of air, and it is sweet as the hawthorn; shut it up, and it cankers and breeds worms.--GEORGE MACDONALD.
Make all you can, save all you can, give all you can.--WESLEY.
What a dignity it gives an old lady, that balance at the bankers! How tenderly we look at her faults if she is a relative; what a kind, good-natured old creature we find her!--THACKERAY.
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. There is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of its filling a vacuum, it makes one. If it satisfies one want, it doubles and trebles that want another way. That was a true proverb of the... Wesley, John
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