Frugality is not only the basis of quiet, but of beneficence.
The time has come when beneficence, to be real, must operate scientifically, not emotionally.
We must transform it into beneficence, and its opposite into the idea of maleficence.
So he took them, and kissed the hands of the king, thanking him for his beneficence, and departed.
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