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One Who Renders Lip-service

“In four ways, young householder, should one who renders lip-service be understood as a foe in the guise of a friend:
(i) he makes friendly profession as regards the past, (ii) he makes friendly profession as regards the future, (iii) he tries to gain one’s favor by empty words, (iv) when opportunity for service has arisen, he expresses his inability.

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