He must be clothed with meekness from Heaven, or the provocations of the people will be apt to embitter his spirit.
It might embitter it all, but it could never prevent him from the outward act.
The red man of the forest and the prairie has had much to embitter his spirit against his enemies; but I will proceed.
The discussion could, indeed, serve no purpose, save to embitter the quarrel.
They are all alike and it is nonsense to embitter one's life jumping from one to another.
The situation is painful enough, let us not embitter it by words.
These people will embitter him against me, so long as they have any ground to go upon.'
He has had much to embitter him,' he murmured, and straightway fainted again.
You see, signor, he has denied his nationality, and that of itself will embitter the national feeling against him.'
What would this be but to embitter his reflections needlessly.