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Letter "R" » refrained
«Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known?»
«How to achieve the moral breakdown of the enemy before the war has started -- that is the problem that interests me. Whoever has experienced war at the front will want to refrain from all avoidable bloodshed.»
Author: Adolf Hitler
, The Front
, The War
«And he washed his face, and went out, and refrained himself, and said, Set on bread.»
«I have refrained my feet from every evil way, that I might keep thy word.»
«I have long time holden my peace; I have been still, and refrained myself: now will I cry like a travailing woman; I will destroy and devour at once.»
«I have preached righteousness in the great congregation: lo, I have not refrained my lips, O LORD, thou knowest.»
«If a Man casually exceeds, let him fast the next Meal, and all may be well again, provided it be not too often done; as if he exceed at Dinner, let him refrain a Supper, &c.»
Author: Benjamin Franklin
, be well
, my supper
, the next
«In order to be utterly happy the only thing necessary is to refrain from comparing this moment with other moments in the past, which I often did not fully enjoy because I was comparing them with other moments of the future»
«Nevertheless Haman refrained himself: and when he came home, he sent and called for his friends, and Zeresh his wife.»
«It has always been my rule never to smoke when asleep, and never to refrain when awake»