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How would it be possible to resist the will of God, supposing of course that it was his real will, not a mere velleity?
THE ESSENCE OF CHRISTIANITYLUDWIG FEUERBACH
But the desire by way of simple velleity may not be put into a proper prayer, when there is no hope.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (PART 2 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
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WORDS RELATED TO VELLEITY

  • choice
  • command
  • desire
  • fancy
  • liking
  • mind
  • option
  • preference
  • purpose
  • velleity
  • want
  • wish
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