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"Reform is not pleasant, but grievous no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard work, how much less a nation."

"How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it."

"They who do not understand that a man may be brought to hope that which of all things is the most grievous to him, have not observed with sufficient closeness the perversity of the human mind."

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    • Causing grief, discomfort, or anguish: a grievous loss.
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