For it is possible for these carnal men to be so much delighted in the notion of things, as to addict themselves to some kind of worship of Christ, whose notions of truth have by them been received.
Wouldest thou not suffer as an evil-doer, addict not thyself to play with evil, 25 to joke and jest, and mock at men in place and power.
Those who addict themselves to it, and interlard their discourse with oaths, can never be considered as gentlemen; they are generally people of low education, and are unwelcome in what is called good company.
If by party is meant mere faction, plainly no man can addict himself to it with impunity.
No good man can with impunity addict himself to party, and the best men will suffer most because their conviction of the goodness of their cause is deeper.
His supposing that such may have the godly men's virtues, who addict themselves to their vices, is also a delusion as strong as the other.
Instead of men, they found them girls and boys, Addict to nothing as to childish toys.
I answer, why, give thyself to it, addict thyself to it.
He said bitterly, "You're the addictnow and I'm cured.
Dyer also happening to be one day a little cleaner and better dressed than ordinary, was taken notice of in Lincoln's Inn Fields by one of those abominable, unnatural wretches who addict themselves to sodomy.