A wise man fears, and departs from evil: but the fool rages, and is confident.
Torrey's Topical Textbook—AKJV
The Song of a City, and the Pearl of Peace
... Our peace may be a false peace, a fools peace; we may be lulled into a carnal security.
Politically, nations have become self-confident, have dreamed of peace ...
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Matt. xxvi. 36-38.
... temptation." See how He is again instructing them not to be self-confident, but
contrite ... For if wealth find men fools, it renders them more foolish; if wanton ...
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How to Preach the Gospel.
... they will produce Arminianism in the church, and sinners will be blustering and
self-confident. ... Let them do it, and let fools reproach them as story-telling ...
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Third Sunday after Trinity Humility, Trust, Watchfulness ...
... themselves so wise that all the world, in comparison, are geese and fools. ... Genuine
Christians are not thus self-confident and boastful when they are attacked. ...
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The Pilgrim's Progress
... MRS. INCONSIDERATE also replied, saying, Away with such fantastical fools from the
town! ... It was never a good world since these whimsical fools dwelt in it.. ...
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From the Close of the General Conference of 1832 to the Beginning ...
... varied knowledge, and equanimity of temper, enabled him to repel their assaults
with good effect, and to bear the sneering scoffs of fools with exemplary ...
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