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Cast the beam from thine eye before noticing the mote in that of thy neighbour.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
"You see the mote in your brother's eye, but not the beam in your own," said Nicolai Egeland, appropriately.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Or how sayest thou to thy brother: Let me cast the mote out of thy eye; and behold a beam is in thy own eye?
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thy own eye, and then shalt thou see to cast out the mote out of thy brother's eye.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The chinks were red with the outer glow, and a stream of mote-laden sunlight, aslant, came in at the companionway.
THE CRUISE OF THE SHINING LIGHTNORMAN DUNCAN
Two of the most simple preparations of maize are those called choclas and mote.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
Mote consists of ripe maize first boiled and then laid in hot ashes, after which the husks are easily stripped off.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
Out of the blue arch away over yonder a small black dot had resolved itself and was swinging to and fro, like a mote.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
Why beholdest thou the mote that is in the eye of thy matrimonial bargain, but considerest not the beam that is in thine own eye?
HOW TO BE HAPPY THOUGH MARRIEDE. J. HARDY.
Bring forth the arms of the Hunnish kings: thou hast us stimulated to a sword-mote.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MOTE

  • bit
  • fragment
  • iota
  • jot
  • minim
  • mite
  • modicum
  • mote
  • ounce
  • particle
  • ray
  • speck
  • unit
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