Not many of you should presume to be teachers,1 my brothers, because you know that we who teach will be judged2 more strictly.3
We all stumble4 in many ways. If anyone is never at fault in what he says,5 he is a perfect man,6 able to keep his whole body in check.7
When we put bits into the mouths of horses to make them obey us, we can turn the whole animal.8
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