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She breaks rules when it’s the only way to reassert the importance of filial piety.
Certainly captain Merveilles and his people showed unusual piety.
This stubborn resistance lent all the more lustre to the piety of our benignant Rulers.
I came here, as I supposed, a fairly good Christian, with an average amount of piety and an average number of faults.
And for this reason the first help should be given to this State, and not to what has the pretext of piety.
To me the national affectation of piety and holiness resembles a white shirt put on over a dirty skin.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The infidelity of her father and the piety of her mother contended, like counter currents of the ocean, in her bosom.
Many mistake the highly poetic enthusiasm which such scenes excite for the spirit of piety.
For thy name shall be named to thee by God for ever: the peace of justice, and honour of piety.
La Source was a devoted Christian, and found, in the consolations of piety, an unfailing support.

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