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used in The Fountainhead

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exceedingly embarrassed, ashamed, or humiliated
  • To mortify the flesh is nothing.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (48% in)
  • To mortify the soul is the only act of virtue.
    2.9 — Part 2 Chapter 9 (49% in)
  • Throw your first-born into a sacrificial furnace—lie on a bed of nails—go into the desert to mortify the flesh—don't dance—don't go to the movies on Sunday—don't try to get rich—don't smoke—don't drink.
    4.14 — Part 4 Chapter 14 (59% in)

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