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Old 01-25-2021, 11:42 PM
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The last one is wrong: both the truncated original and the "completed" quote come from the Torah, "An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth." However, it's still constantly (possibly always, including in the supposedly correct version) misused, since in the original context it was an upper limit on recompense, not a demand for equal bloodshed.
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