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He thought of posterity constantly, and the fear that he had not done enough, that he would disappear before establishing an immortal reputation, tormented him.
Comics were cheap and disposable, and the business behind them handled like any fly-by-night racket, with little to nothing preserved for posterity.
The threatened inhabitants on this fragile planet must speak out for those generations yet unborn, for posterity has no lobby with politicians.
The inheritance of the children of sinners shall perish, and with their posterity shall be a perpetual reproach.
He says that he has sins enough to his account without laying up a reckoning with posterity.
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Because such covenants are made, not merely in the name of the individuals who enter into them, but also in the name of posterity.
As one with his posterity he was bound by requirements that would have brought them under obligation.
The magnificent courage and fervor of the Virginians as members of the Confederacy will always be cherished by posterity.
We should always aim at perfection, and then posterity will do us that justice which sometimes our contemporaries refuse us.
For my part, as to anything I have done in this, I am not afraid to face either the judgment of God, or the judgment of posterity.

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