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which to the highth enrag'd, Will either quite consume us, and reduce To nothing this essential, happier farr Then miserable to have eternal being: Or if our substance be indeed Divine, And cannot cease to be, we are at worst On this side nothing; and by proof we feel Our power sufficient to disturb his Heav'n, And with perpetual inrodes to Allarme, Though inaccessible, his fatal Throne: Which if not Victory is yet Revenge.
They also deemed it essential to refrain from acts which are likely to reduce to nothing the efforts to reboot the peace process in the Middle East and push the region towards further tension and instability.
God chose the foolish of the world to shame the wise, the weak of the world to shame the strong, the lowly and despised of the world, those who count for nothing, to reduce to nothing those who are something, so that no human being might boast before God.
Granted, democracy is characterized by freedom of expression, but to attempt to reduce to nothing proposed policies generally understood to be part of a broader reform program, which now seem to amount to mere economic corrective strategies to gain popularity and stay on in power, is unbecoming.
He added, "We have excellent trade and economic relations with our partners in the East and South and we will find a way to reduce to nothing our financial dependence on the United States but even get out of the sanctions with a big profit to ourselves.
Even if we never saw each other again, The times we have shared have begun to secretly Reduce to nothing several centuries of pain, Indicating, probably, that we're meant to go With it for once (if maybe somewhat cautiously).
It argues that its plants in the Czech Republic and Slovakia are providing jobs to EU citizens and reduce to nothing the impact of the lifting of tariffs on cars included in the FTA.
With your continuing silence Your Excellence, we afraid majority of the Unity state citizens will be force to consider that the SPLM founding principles of equality and justice under your leadership have been reduce to nothing but to a propaganda perfecting nepotism.
If nothing is done to end piracy, noted Morgan, "these acts could reduce to nothing all the efforts put into developing and promoting the fisheries sector".
But God chose what is low and despised in the world, things that are not, to reduce to nothing things that are, so that no one might boast in the presence of God" (1 Cor 1:26-27).