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«By vulgarity I mean that vice of civilization which makes man ashamed of himself and his next of kin, and pretend to be somebody else»
«Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood»
«And the LORD said unto Moses, Speak unto the priests the sons of Aaron, and say unto them, There shall none be defiled for the dead among his people: / But for his kin, that is near unto him, that is, for his mother, and for his father, and for his son, and for his daughter, and for his brother.»
«And thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy mother's sister, nor of thy father's sister: for he uncovereth his near kin: they shall bear their iniquity.»
«But Jesus, said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.»
«And, behold, all the men of Israel came to the king, and said unto the king, Why have our brethren the men of Judah stolen thee away, and have brought the king, and his household, and all David's men with him, over Jordan? / And all the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, Because the king is near of kin to us: wherefore then be ye angry for this matter? have we eaten at all of the king's cost? or hath he given us any gift? / And the men of Israel answered the men of Judah, and said, We have ten parts in the king, and we have also more right in David than ye: why then did ye despise us, that our advice should not be first had in bringing back our king? And the words of the men of Judah were fiercer than the words of the men of Israel.»
«All kin' o' smily round the lips, / An' teary round the lashes.»
«All I kin git out o' the Wickersham position on prohibition is that the distinguished jurist seems to feel that if we'd let 'em have it the problem o' keepin' 'em from gitten;' it would be greatly simplified»
«He that is poor, all his kindred scorn him, he that is rich all are kin to him»
«And a burdened soul cannot bear the burden of another and if one weighed down by burden should cry for (another to carry) its burden, not aught of it shall be carried, even though he be near of kin. You warn only those who fear their Lord in secret a»