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  • I was always taught that charity vaunteth not itself, that the purest form of philanthropy was the kind that avoided chest-thumping, Ben & Jerry's-style self-congratulation.

    Enough About Me. Now, About My Kids...

  • Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up.

    What Would Emma Do?

  • We have been told on reasonably high authority that true charity vaunteth not itself; it is not puffed up.

    More Sex Is Safer Sex

  • All this hath come of charity, which vaunteth not itself and is not puffed up.

    Framley Parsonage

  • She was not cherishing the love that vaunteth not itself, that is not puffed up, that rejoiceth not in iniquity; the love that never faileth, and that covers a multitude of sins.

    Ruth Arnold or, the Country Cousin

  • Yet who vaunteth, of your host, maketh he but little boast

    War Poetry of the South

  • If man would presumptuously press towards the threshold of the Infinite, let him do it reverently, and with humility of spirit, and not as one "that vaunteth himself of strength," or "multiplieth words without knowledge."

    Life: Its True Genesis

  • Love suffereth long, and is kind; love envieth not; love vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up: Doth not behave itself unseemly;

    The Jericho Road

  • Love suffereth long and is kind; love envieth not; love vaunteth not itself; is not puffed up, does not behave unseemly; seeketh not its own; is not provoked; taketh not account of evil; rejoiceth not in unrighteousness, but rejoiceth with the truth; beareth all things; believeth all things; hopeth all things; endureth all things.

    Cosmic Consciousness

  • Love suffereth long, and is kind; love envieth not; love vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up.

    Leaves of Life For Daily Inspiration

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