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Old 07-12-2012, 03:20 PM   #18
graham christian
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Re: Masakatsu Agatsu

Robert M Watson Jr wrote: View Post
"God helps those that help themselves" Algernon Sydney in 1698 in an article titled Discourses Concerning Government. Some times listed as Hezekiah 6:1 (this is an inside joke - no book of Hezekiah). Possibly even such is found in Aesop ...
Jer 17:5 (NIV) This is what the LORD says: "Cursed is the one who trusts in man, who depends on flesh for his strength and whose heart turns away from the LORD."

Prov 28:26 (NIV) He who trusts in himself is a fool...

All religions the same? Not really ...
In essence they are I would say. What you write above sounds like masakatsu agatsu.

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