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Hoyt & Roberts, comps.  Hoyt’s New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations.  1922.
 
Righteousness
 
Be not righteous overmuch.
        Ecclesiastes. VII. 16.
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  Every one that useth milk is unskilful in the word of righteousness: for he is a babe.
        Hebrews. V. 13.
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  A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast; but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.
        Proverbs. XII. 10.
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Righteousness exalteth a nation.
        Proverbs. XIV. 34.
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  I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread.
        Psalms. XXXVII. 25.
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  The righteous shall flourish like the palm-tree: he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon.
        Psalms. XCII. 12.
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