The reformation of the senate was one of the first steps in which Augustus laid aside the tyrant, and professed himself the father of his country.
Whilst these things were going on in London, the unfortunate people in the West were suffering a dreadful penalty for their adherence to Monmouth. On the contrary! He was far too great a statesman to mistake the importance of the labor question to the state. It took place on board the royal English yacht after a breakfast to which I and the Chancellor were invited. I wish to consider you so much more in the light of friends than guests, that I shall think nothing too much which I can bestow upon, or partake with you. “nec jam susteneant onus
Silvæ laborantes, geluque
Flumina constiterint acuto.”—Hor.
The first proceeding of the Grecian generals was to exchange solemn oaths of reciprocal fidelity and fraternity with Ariæus. He pursued his success, and advanced into the plain. In the end Sacheverell was pronounced guilty by a majority of seventeen; but four-and-thirty peers entered a protest against the judgment, and his sentence bore no proportion to the usual ones in such cases. “And it’s his honer that’s welcome to ’em,” said he again, as he pulled off the table-cloth with a flourish. 3.]—He did not say ill in saying, “could I find”: for though one may almost everywhere meet with men sufficiently qualified for a superficial acquaintance, yet in this, where a man is to deal from the very bottom of his heart, without any manner of reservation, it will be requisite that all the wards and springs be truly wrought and perfectly sure.
It contains a ball-room that would easily hold a thousand people, refreshment-room, large supper-rooms, a gallery for orchestra, and several cloak-rooms. Freno indorato non megliora il cavallo—A golden bit, no better a horse. It was for some while the frontier of the Roman territory and was often in the hands of Veii. Who thinks his death achieved to ill purpose if he do not fall on some signal occasion, instead of illustrating his death, wilfully obscures his life, suffering in the meantime many very just occasions of hazarding himself to slip out of his hands; and every just one is illustrious enough, every man’s conscience being a sufficient trumpet to him. Leipsic, 1894; Karte des Stadtgebietes von Memphis und benachbarter Districte.
When they arrived at the castle they attacked the fleet lying in the harbour, and in their first attack took eight of the enemy’s ships, and killed the infidels that were in them. What augmented my crosses was that my mother related to my mother-in-law the pains I had cost her from infancy. The genius of Rome expired with Theodosius; the last of the successors of Augustus and Constantine, who appeared in the field at the head of their armies, and whose authority was universally acknowledged throughout the whole extent of the empire. Another remarkable feature of this part of Bombay is the so-called ropewalk, which is said to be equal to any in England (with the single exception of the king’s yard at Portsmouth). Let authors write for glory or reward; / Truth is well paid when she is sung and heard. Bp.
Neither is it reasonable that art should gain the pre-eminence of our great and powerful mother nature. He maintained this position until, along in the afternoon, Longstreet came upon him. On the evening of the first day I sat in my rocking-chair on the broad veranda, looking across the Sound towards the glory of the sunset. “I have seen the princess,” she replied. The magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora), indigenous to the warmer parts of South, Central, and North America, bears large white flowers having a delightful odor which can be extracted by means of petroleum ether.
One part of it dispersed and waded knee-deep through the snow into a birch forest to the right of the village, and immediately the sound of axes and swords, the crashing of branches, and merry voices could be heard from there.