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righteousness
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Crime and Punishment
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  • She is seeking righteousness, she is pure.
  • She has such faith that there must be righteousness everywhere and she expects itů.
  • She doesn’t see that it’s impossible for people to be righteous and she is angry at it.
  • From which it follows that, if society is normally organised, all crime will cease at once, since there will be nothing to protest against and all men will become righteous in one instant.
  • But try to get me off and they’d be wild with righteous indignation.

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  • extremism fed by unquestioned belief in the righteousness of their cause
  • Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.
    James Bryce

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