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  • Pride is one of the seven deadly sins; but it cannot be the pride of a mother in her children, for that is a compound of two cardinal virtues—faith and hope.

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  • Each of C. S. Lewis’ seven Narnian tales highlight the destructiveness of one of the seven deadly sins.
  • He clattered waeful havers of the seven knights—they being the seven deadly sins, said he—and told me, calm as daylight, that I was but a murdering man masel’.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King

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