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The greater the power, the more _________ the abuse.
____, like houses, lean on one another.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without ______.
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his ________; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
It is ordained in the eternal constitution of things, that men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their ________ forge their fetters.
__________ is good for all, or it is good for none.
_________ is the cheap defense of nations.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great ______ and little minds go ill together.
________ is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
But what is liberty without ______, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils; for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint.
The true danger is when _______ is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
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______ is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied _________ in a contemptible struggle.
To _____ without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The only thing necessary for the _______ of evil is for good men to do nothing.
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to _______, taken together, would be my standard of a statesman.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did _______ because he could do only a little.
We must all obey the great law of ______. It is the most powerful law of nature.
_____ are to the mind what food is to the body.
Our ________ will achieve more than our force.
________ can creep as well as soar.
No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as ____.

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