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«A pretty girl is like a melody That haunts you night and day Just like the strain Of a haunting refrain She'll start upon A marathon And run around your brain»
«'We must do something' is the unanimous refrain. 'You begin' is the deadening refrain.»
«A great biography should, like the close of a great drama, leave behind it a feeling of serenity. We collect into a small bunch the flowers, the few flowers, which brought sweetness into a life, and present it as an offering to an accomplished destiny. It is the dying refrain of a completed song, the final verse of a finished poem.»
«Art is the symbol of the two noblest human efforts: to construct and to refrain from destruction.»
«Child! Do not throw this book about; refrain from the unholy pleasure of cutting all the pictures out.»
«As are your thoughts so will be your actions. One should therefore refrain from listening to anything that is bad and negative lest his mind should not gets polluted. »
«Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?»
«And now I say unto you, Refrain from these men, and let them alone: for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought: / But if it be of God, ye cannot overthrow it; lest haply ye be found even to fight against God.»
«A person should refrain from all those things that take him towards fallacy, misery, ignorance and degradation. »
«Did wisely from expensive sins refrain, / And never broke the Sabbath, but for gain.»