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and Jul., v.

That is indeed a twofold knowledge which profits alike by the folly of the foolish and the wisdom of the wise.

At any rate, the resting-place[211] of the greatest sovereigns of Egypt was quite unknown for about three thousand years, and it was revealed by accident in our own time. But it is true withal that she who comes off with flying colours from a school of liberty, brings with her whereon to repose more confidence than she who comes away sound from a severe and strict school. Has poenas garrula lingua dedit—This punishment a prating tongue brought on him. But the sovereignty of the capital was gradually annihilated in the extent of conquest; the provinces rose to the same level, and the vanquished nations acquired the name and privileges, without imbibing the partial affections, of Romans. Ignorant of the treason which had already betrayed his bold and judicious enterprise, he advanced towards the passes of the mountains, already possessed by the Imperial troops; where he was exposed, almost at the same instant, to a general attack in the front, on his flanks, and in the rear.

Our first thought as soon as we were settled in Trieste was to scour every part of the country on foot, and we often used to losePg 18 our way, and on the 1st of January, 1873, we were out from 10 a.m. Thus the festivities ceased and the priests were punished. We must thus remark that the character of the two sides into which these philosophies divide, the philosophy of Asia Minor in the east and that of Grecian Italy in the west, partakes of the character of the geographical distinction. Fichte’s system cannot be compressed with intelligibility. He found also the whole of the enemy’s force, both the three thousand Ambrakiot hoplites and the Peloponnesian division under Eurylochus, already united and in position at Olpæ, about three miles off.

“Klyucharëv had his own sins to answer for without that and that is why he has been banished. This was Prince Shcherbátov’s house, where Pierre had often been in other days, and which, as he learned from the talk of the soldiers, was now occupied by the marshal, the Duke of Eckmühl (Davout). We love peace, as we abhor pusillanimity; but not peace at any price. The power of the kingdom waxed apace beyond its borders. Magna servitus est magna fortuna—A great fortune is a great slavery.

Incertum est quo te loco mors expectet; itaque in omni loco illam expecta—It is uncertain in what place death awaits you; be ready for it therefore in every place. The usual method of beating a blood-clot with twigs and removing the filamentous fibrin which attaches itself to them yields a very impure product containing haemoglobin and much globulin; moreover, it is very difficult to purify. He takes home the child, and presents him to his wife Myrtale; at the same time he delivers to her a purple mantle with which the boy was adorned, and a little sword with an ivory hilt, which was lying by his side. For the fighting men, the direct route would have been the Foss Way, which ran in an almost straight line from Newark to Lincoln. E., Aus dem babylonischen Rechtleben.

They died with the reputation and the cheerfulness of martyrs; and the simplicity of their faith may be expressed in the words of an Arabian youth, when he embraced, for the last time, his sister and mother: “It is not,” said he, “the delicacies of Syria, or the fading delights of this world, that have prompted me to devote my life in the cause of religion. About twenty of the French ships escaped through the perilous Race of Alderney, between that island and the coast of Cotentin, where the English dared not pursue them; and these vessels, by their desperate courage, escaped to St. “It is for one’s whole life, mamma. McClellan rightly understood Mr. Lincoln’s visit as meaning this.



“Remember this, Princess, I hold to the principle that a maiden has a full right to choose.

If men descended from the apes at an unknown period of time, that is as comprehensible as that they were made from a handful of earth at a certain period of time (in the first case the unknown quantity is the time, in the second case it is the origin); and the question of how man’s consciousness of freedom is to be reconciled with the law of necessity to which he is subject cannot be solved by comparative physiology and zoology, for in a frog, a rabbit, or an ape, we can observe only the muscular nervous activity, but in man we observe consciousness as well as the muscular and nervous activity.

To him the deity Cronus foretold that on the fifteenth day of the month Dæsius there would be a deluge of rain: and he commanded him to deposit all the writings whatever which were in his possession in the city of the Sun in Sippara. John the Baptist, who after this manifested no eagerness to come to see Christ, but was drawn to retire into the desert, to receive the like communications with the greatest plenitude. Well, you see it’s this way, Mr. Barriscale. Next came Ireland, Fenwick, Grove, Whitbread, and Pickering. Though Thucydidês does not directly canvass the constitutional changes effected in Athens under Periklês, yet everything which he does say leads us to believe that he accounted the working of that statesman, upon the whole, on Athenian power as well as on Athenian character, eminently valuable, and his death as an irreparable loss.

The routine of army business and the routine of drill had to be learned by every army officer. During this time the Popish plot, with fresh actors and ramifications, was agitated by the anti-Papal party with unabated zeal. All the others let him go, and he ran to her. Thales made no answer at the time, but a few days afterwards arranged that a man should come to him and say that he left Athens ten days before. 8) makes upon the Pythagorean number-form.

20, 1894, p.462; Confederate Statistics, Id., Jan. 43 Those nations had submitted to the Roman power, but they seldom desired or deserved the freedom of the city: and it was remarked, that more than two hundred and thirty years elapsed after the ruin of the Ptolemies, before an Egyptian was admitted into the senate of Rome. Some hussars who galloped up disengaged his foot and helped him into the saddle. With 12 Illusts. Mayor Strong had already offered me the Street-Cleaning Department.

In the east, too, Asshurbanapal manifested the still unbroken superiority of his arms. Alpátych at a gliding trot, only just managing not to run, kept up with him with difficulty.



287.] Abandoning the hope of using Schenck’s brigade in a movement from Townsend’s Ferry, Rosecrans now ordered him to march to Gauley Bridge on the 13th, and joining Benham by a night march, assume command of the moving column.

“Come and eat something.

Thinking leads man to knowledge. Nulla dies sine linea—Let no day pass without its 10 line. By the former he acquired the management of the religion, and by the latter a legal inspection over the manners and fortunes, of the Roman people. 11 The masters of the fairest and most wealthy climates of the globe turned with contempt from gloomy hills, assailed by the winter tempest, from lakes concealed in a blue mist, and from cold and lonely heaths, over which the deer of the forest were chased by a troop of naked barbarians. The exertion in such an attitude was great, and he strained himself badly; but he possessed a practical mind, and as soon as the women were saved he began a prompt investigation of the cause of the fire, and arrested two men whose carelessness, as was afterward proved, caused it.

There are three forms, because inferences are made either from cause to effect, from effect to cause, or in accordance with different relations of cause and effect. The waters of the lake are not supplied by springs; the ground which it occupies is of itself remarkably dry, but it communicates by a secret channel with the Nile; for six months the lake empties itself into the Nile, and the remaining six the Nile supplies the lake. The road we were on, struck the turnpike within half a mile of the point where the second runaway commenced, and there there was an embankment twenty or more feet deep on the opposite side of the pike. The astounded fellows humbly but earnestly remonstrated, but in vain. But on the 12th I received a dispatch from General Halleck saying that I had command of all the troops sent to my department and authorizing me to fight the enemy where I pleased.

We are told how they covered their cloaks and dresses with jewels on State occasions. This was the word “altruistic.” He stated in his letter that he had not objected to my being independent in politics, because he had been sure that I had the good of the party at heart, and meant to act fairly and honorably; but that he had been warned, before I became a candidate, by a number of his business friends that I was a dangerous man because I was “altruistic,” and that he now feared that my conduct would justify the alarm thus expressed.



The prince and princess entered, and stood under the canopy of State side by side.

Brunner, Zeitschr.

In futuro—In future; at a future time. The usurper, who beheld, from the walls of Arles, the ruin of his last hopes, was tempted to place some confidence in so generous a conqueror. A suspicion may possibly arise, that so unfavorable a picture of ecclesiastical synods has been drawn by the partial hand of some obstinate heretic, or some malicious infidel. Wenn mancher Mann wüsste, / Wer mancher Mann wär’, / Thät’ mancher Mann manchem Mann / Manchmal mehr Ehr’—If many a man knew who many a man was, many a man would do many a time more honour to many a man. There is, however, no existing Spanish manuscript so ancient, nor is there any monument as old, as the Italian Carta di Capua (960).24 The British Museum contains a curious codex from the Convent of Santo Domingo de Silos, on the margin of which a contemporary has written the vernacular equivalent of some four hundred Latin words; but this is no earlier than the eleventh century.

Here then is a right of capture, which confers no right of property or acquisition. They have beads of sandal and other woods strung into necklaces, bracelets,Pg 296 armlets, and anklets, mud figures of gods and goddesses made of the sacred clay of the Ganges, the Godaveri, and the Brahmapootra, precious bones of saints and prophets carved into amulets, and any quantity of yellow threads as a preservative against the evil eye. He arrived on the 4th, and opened his new Parliament on the 6th. Ein Tropfen Hass, der in dem Freudenbecher / Zurückbleibt, macht den Segensdrank zum Gifte—A drop of hate that is left in the cup of joy converts the blissful draught into poison. That also was formerly captured, but for the sake of policy it was given in exchange for the castle of Menkesheh (St.

“When did my father and sister leave?” meaning when did they leave for Moscow. Lumber was taken from buildings, cotton gins and wherever found, for this purpose. The tombs are much more satisfactory for the present purpose since they contain representations of events in the home life of the deceased, and also various implements, utensils, and trinkets such as he might have used while living. ‘Tis always such; but how slender hold has the resolution of dying? The distance and difference of a few hours, the sole consideration of company, renders its apprehension various to us. Ein Mensch ohne Verstand ist auch ein Mensch ohne Wille—A man without understanding is also a man without will or purpose.

The New Republic; or, Culture, Faith and Philosophy in an English Country House. After a while he espied a great rout of people, and turned aside from the road that he might discover what it might mean. Mathematics can remove no prejudices and soften no obduracy. They said to me, if I had explained myself, as I now did, in the book entitled, Short and Easy Method of Prayer, I would not now have been here. L’homme n’est qu’un roseau, le plus faible de la nature, mais c’est un roseau pensant—Man is only a reed, the weakest in nature, but he is a reed that thinks.

At the edge of the road stood an oak. We cannot agree with Brooke that the play appeared before Tamburlaine, for, among many strains of the dramas of The Misfortunes of Arthur type there are mingled undoubted influences from the revenge plays and Tamburlaine. We had walked out beyond the camp, leaving its noise and its warlike associations behind us, for a turn of the road around a jutting cliff shut it all out as completely as if we had been transported to another land, except that the distant figure of a sentinel on post reminded us of the limit of safe sauntering for pleasure. In the revolution of human events, a new ambuscade was concealed in the Caudine Forks, the fields of Cann The drive there took us through the bazar, and the beautiful Máhim woods, a cocoa-palm forest, and across an inlet of the sea, which looks like a lake, and divides Bombay from Salsette.

I have a slow and perplexed apprehension, but what it once apprehends, it apprehends well, for the time it retains it. The police, after the reform policy was thoroughly tried, proved more successful than ever before in protecting life and property and in putting down crime and criminal vice. Yet, with all their defects, his earlier attempts were better, inasmuch as they presaged a new method, and a determination to have done with a sterile formula. On the appointed day Prince Andrew entered Count Arakchéev’s waiting room at nine in the morning. Issues, except of ammunition, were made at night in all cases.

For the promise was only made under the expectation of some future ability to fulfil it. In the face of this sweeping and conclusive opinion delivered privately to the king, there was apparently no hope for any one who should have to answer in that court for refusal. I have observed yet another sort of indiscretion in fathers of my time, that, not contented with having deprived their children, during their own long lives, of the share they naturally ought to have had in their fortunes, they afterwards leave to their wives the same authority over their estates, and liberty to dispose of them according to their own fancy. 313By our labor, that is, by our hands, variety and plenty of food are provided; for, without culture, many fruits, which serve either for present or future consumption, would not be produced; besides, we feed on flesh, fish, and fowl, catching some, and bringing up others. This amiable cross returned to me with so much the more weight, as my desire was more vehement.

These three groups traveling together—the cavalry stores, the convoy of prisoners, and Junot’s baggage train—still constituted a separate and united whole, though each of the groups was rapidly melting away. Jus in re—A real right. There are interests by the sacrifice of which peace is too dearly purchased.



Charles then marched away to Nottingham, where he raised his standard on the 25th of August, according to Clarendon; on the 22nd, according to Rushworth.

Builder of the Step Pyramid of Saqqarah.

My brother now openly showed his hatred for me. That I do not… In his place was left one of the most ferocious and unprincipled monsters that ever disgraced the name of soldier. And Alfonso’s own Cantigas, honeycombed with Gallicisms, are frankly Provençal in their wonderful variety of metre. The general election of 1796 was less fruitful in incidents than its predecessor in 1790.

The heating of the press plates was formerly done in ovens, previous to their insertion in the piece, but although this practice is still in vogue in rare instances, the heating is now effected either by means of steam which is caused to circulate through the hollow steel plates, or in the more modern forms of presses by means of an electric current. I have bought / Golden opinions from all sorts of people. Macb., i. As soon as Richard arrived, in June, 1885, he put himself under Dr. Foakes, in South Street, for gout. Lost, iv.



Perhaps the simplicity of his speech and manner may even have lent strength to his assurances.

He who gets it of nobody else, let him pay himself out of his own purse.

Now, should any one, as the same author says, find his spirits sink with the loss of his fortune, he must apply to those grave philosophers of antiquity for relief, and not to these voluptuaries: for what great abundance of good do they promise? Suppose that we allow that to be without pain is the chief good? Yet that is not called pleasure. Standing there, close by the wayside, we could see not only the garments and faces of these strange people, but we could watch their gestures and form some opinion of what was going on within their thoughts. Large bodies are far more likely to err than individuals. There are vices that are lawful, as there are many actions, either good or excusable, that are not lawful in themselves. The scenery was picturesque, the gently winding river making beautiful reaches that opened new scenes upon us at every turn.

This was characteristic of Mr. Bread may be earned, and fortunes, perhaps, made in such countries; and as it is the destiny of our race to spread itself over the wide face of the globe, it is well that there should be something to gild and paint the outward face of that lot which so many are called upon to choose. “Neither alternative was sweet,” says a contemporary writer with grim sarcasm; “anyway, they cut off his head. seem to announce a purpose to begin a new warlike vein. Aurelius, and wife of Verus, whom she survived.

On one occasion, when an insurgent force threatened to attack a town in which Americans had interests, he notified the commanders on both sides that he would not permit any fighting in the town, but that he would appoint a certain place where they could meet and fight it out, and that the victors should have the town. He admitted having been at Shepherd’s, but only to buy wines. On the other hand, my calculation was that we could reach Washington in ten days or less, by way of the Kanawha and Ohio rivers to Parkersburg, and thence by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad to the capital. Doubtless it never occurred to any Egyptian that he might do away with kings altogether. I will take the matter up immediately upon receiving your written offer.

We have been in a certain manner at home at Bagdad, but have only visited Grand Cairo occasionally. Brantôme had already told it in Les Dames galantes before Felipe was born, and it really dates from the sixth century. It is a poor art that the artisan can’t live by. 5 It. Books are almost as individual as friends. Among the men of this Nation interested in the vital problems affecting the welfare of the ordinary hard-working men and women of the Nation, there is none whose interest has been more intense, and more wholly free from taint of thought of self, than that of Thomas Watson, of Georgia.

Let us take, first, a point relating to the frame of mind of the recipient, as distinguished from the producer, of the pleasures of fine art.



General Richard Taylor had now become the senior Confederate officer still at liberty east of the Mississippi River, and on the 4th of May he surrendered everything within the limits of this extensive command.

What first strikes us as surprising is the boldness of such language, which at once sets aside everything which to the ordinary idea is real and true, doing away with sensuous existence and making it to be the creation of thought.

After Denísov’s departure, Rostóv spent another fortnight in Moscow, without going out of the house, waiting for the money his father could not at once raise, and he spent most of his time in the girls’ room. If General Hancock’s orders of the 15th had been communicated to him, that officer, with his usual promptness, would undoubtedly have been upon the ground around Petersburg as early as four o’clock in the afternoon of the 15th. The crossing of the Gauley was therefore the gate through which all important movements from eastern into southwestern Virginia must necessarily come, and it formed an important link in any chain of posts designed to cover the Ohio valley from invasion. With the hope of devising the means of changing his fortune, he summoned to Westminster for the 1st August a Parliament composed of the barons and prelates of the realm. Perhaps the pride of the ministers, whose business was seldom interrupted by reflection, might reject, as wild and visionary, every proposal, which exceeded the measure of their capacity, and deviated from the forms and precedents of office.

The base and plebeian origin of Mahomet is an unskilful calumny of the Christians, who exalt instead of degrading the merit of their adversary. If I spoke well, they said it was to give them a lesson. He is here now, and is going to give a series of fêtes. These exaggerations had their effect, and the disturbance in the Department of the Ohio was out of proportion to the strength of the hostile column. He had purchased an estate at Leeuwarden, in Friesland, where the great Mac Cailean More, as he was called by the Highlanders, lived in much seclusion.

Rogner les ailes à quelqu’un—To clip one’s wings.



We shall see in subsequent chapters how the names and the accurate records of the deeds were restored to history.

Close to Merced are situated some of the new promising colonies which are making raisin-growing one of their specialties, and in whatever direction we look we see signs of such new enterprises, all young, of course, as irrigation has only lately been brought in here, where no dense settlements could exist without it.

Dulcique animos novitate tenebo—And I will hold your mind captive with sweet novelty. [1] The early Greeks supposed the earth to be a flat circle, in the centre of which was Greece. But when he perceived that he was failing somewhat, then he began to press him; the more he gave way the more strongly he assailed him. Thucydidês mentions the fine, but not the removal: and his silence leads me to doubt the reality of the latter event altogether. “Commander of the third company wanted by the general!…

Now Mick was the huntsman, and this little tale of eulogy from Larry went far towards easing my grief. Prince Vasíli’s words frightened her, an embittered look clouded her once handsome face, but only for a moment; then she smiled again and clutched Prince Vasíli’s arm more tightly. With what is debateable I am unconcerned; and when I have only opinions about things … At first, the clue appeared broken. What?” said Anatole, fingering a button of his collar that had been wrenched loose with a bit of the cloth.

They were ready to move without rations and travel without rest until the end. Kleon acquired his first importance among the speakers against Periklês, so that he would thus obtain for himself, during his early political career, the countenance of the numerous and aristocratical anti-Perikleans. Now we are not to suppose that the Greeks marched in any direct road from Gymnias to Trebizond. General Willcox, who commanded the Indiana district, belonged to the corps, and asked to be returned to duty with it. I had been on crutches since the time of my fall in New Orleans, and had to be carried over places where it was not safe to cross on horseback.

Zeno protested against motion as such, or pure motion. “Women don’t get into trouble as men do, and do not want any one to help them. Charles, who saw the imminent danger of Newcastle, and the loss of all the North if he were defeated, sent word to Prince Rupert to hasten to his assistance. came in French taste, and almost all the professors of painting, sculpture, and engraving were foreigners. Germany, exhausted by the ill success of the last emigration, was astonished by his presence.

One result of the establishment of the Principate was the consolidation of the public domain. I began by remarking on the weather, but he did not take my remarks kindly. He candidly referred the whole business to the senate, and exhorted them to provide for the public service by some other expedient of a less odious nature. Arms have no more security than surnames. From the point of view of art, the technique of sculpture and decoration often recalls the Babylonian style.

A powerful fleet, partly Phoenician, partly Athenian or Grecian, was soon equipped, superior in number even to the newly-organized Lacedæmonian fleet under Peisander.[524] Euagoras, prince of Sa[p. Flag-officer Foote commanded the little fleet of gunboats then in the neighborhood of Cairo and, though in another branch of the service, was subject to the command of General Halleck. But I feel that I cannot afford to ignore them. He lay to at Scheveling, and sent word to the king that his fleet was at his command. Sometimes they sing in the trees immediately around the house, and if the air is still we can always hear them from among the tall trees at the foot of the hill.

He refused to study for the church, and was too nervous to study medicine as his friends wished. To avoid as much hauling as possible, and to give the Army of the James the same number of days’ supplies with the Army of the Potomac, General Ord will direct his commissary and quartermaster to have sufficient supplies delivered at the terminus of the road to fill up in passing. A bee settling on a flower has stung a child. The manner in which the Government commenced the war on Holland was characterised by the same infamous disregard of all honourable principle. The guilt of the emperor is aggravated by his long and frequent residence at Thessalonica.



The whole camp was filled with sorrow, and all the plain with noise, covered as it was with men shouting for Scipio—for he had won all hearts from the very beginning, having beyond all his kinsfolk the power of commanding the affections of men.

We supped, after ablutions in the oil-cellar-I mean we supped after ablutions, not after ablutions in the oil-cellar; and listened with enjoyment to the rustics gibing.

He assumed the crown with the full intention of exercising arbitrary authority, and if he had not tried to substitute Catholicism for the Established Church, there is little to show that he would not at least for a time have succeeded. A man of the legal profession being not long since brought to see a study furnished with all sorts of books, both of his own and all other faculties, took no occasion at all to entertain himself with any of them, but fell very rudely and magisterially to descant upon a barricade placed on the winding stair before the study door, a thing that a hundred captains and common soldiers see every day without taking any notice or offence. “Well, what would you have? If you really care to see me it would not be thus. 707 The great palace in his city of Dur-Sharrukin (Khorsabad) is finished. One of Teumman’s sons,[430] who had advised him against the war and had foretold the issue, rends his clothes in his despair.

If only a few cuttings have taken root, it is better to plow up the whole vineyard and reset, and in so doing endeavor to do better work. In wars of a more difficult nature, and more doubtful event, he employed the rough valor of Maximian; and that faithful soldier was content to ascribe his own victories to the wise counsels and auspicious influence of his benefactor. The soldiers were the only order of men whom he appeared to respect, or studied to please. This step, of course immediately communicated to Brasidas from within, determined him to make every effort for enticing the Amphipolitans to surrender before the reinforcement should arrive; the rather, as he was apprized that Thucydidês, being a large proprietor and worker of gold mines in the neighboring region, possessed extensive personal influence among the Thracian tribes, and would be able to bring them together for the relief of the place, in conjunction with his own Athenian squadron. The emperours sister affianced to K.

“Well, sit down by me.” But Natásha stayed by her mother and glanced round as if looking for something. A sample taken from the small cock at the foot of A (it has a small plate in the interior of the tube) will show when the extraction in A may be looked upon as finished. Between Kerasus and Kotyôra, there was not then (nor is there now) any regular road.[208] This march cost the Cyreian army not less than ten days, by an inland track departing from the sea-shore, and through the mountains inhabited by the indigenous tribes Mosynoeki and Chalybes. The cook, with her thigh broken by a shell splinter, had been carried into the kitchen. Pétya woke up.

En masse—In a body. Could McClellan have known the desperate condition of most of Lee’s brigades, he would also have known that his own were in much better case, badly as they had suffered. The cavalry was used in this advance in reconnoitring to find the roads: to cover our advances and to find the most practicable routes from one command to another so they could support each other in case of an attack. On this and a neighbouring island he imposed an annual tribute of one thousand pieces of gold. Several Roman citizens were brought before the tribunal of Pliny, and he soon discovered, that a great number of persons of every order of men in Bithynia had deserted the religion of their ancestors.

They have three sorts of Funerals: The Stately and Magnificent, the Moderate, and the Meanest. de Republ. FEVER (Lat. None know, save those who have sat by his bedside, looked at his tongue, and have felt his pulse. Its odor greatly resembles that of oil of bitter almonds, but can be clearly differentiated from it on comparison.

The members and guests of the club wandered hither and thither, sat, stood, met, and separated, some in uniform and some in evening dress, and a few here and there with powdered hair and in Russian kaftáns. With the co-operation of Berkeley, Ashburnham, and others of the king’s friends, they met at Windsor, and drew up such a letter, but they could not prevail on him to sign it till the City had yielded, and it was too late. Greatly to find quarrel in a straw, / When honour’s at the stake. Ham., iv. He then summoned Mademoiselle de Saint Quentin, his niece, to him, and addressed her thus: “Dear niece, since my earliest acquaintance with thee, I have observed the marks of, great natural goodness in thee; but the services which thou rendered to me, with so much affectionate diligence, in my present and last necessity, inspire me with high hopes of thee; and I am under great obligations to thee, and give thee most affectionate thanks. Then she took up her note, and that was plain enough.

“All the same I shan’t sleep. 7) is the dried head (fruit) of a kind of thistle (Dipsacus fullorum), the horny sharp spikes of which turn downwards at their extremity, and, while possessing the necessary sharpness and strength for raising the fibres, are not sufficiently rigid to cause any material damage to the cloth. Whichever it was, the term was soon used to designate an enemy of the king, and in the next reign was adopted as a nickname for the opponents of the Court, whence the political term “Whig.” Lord Lanark and Monroe were glad to treat with the Whiggamores, and disbanded their troops, so that Argyll being a great partisan of Cromwell’s, nothing more was to be feared in the North. “No, I only wonder how you managed to get away from your regiment. He sought also to compose the dissensions and misrule which had arisen out of the Lysandrian dekarchies in the Greco-Asiatic cities, avoiding as much as possible sharp inflictions of death or exile.

In fine, to return to myself: the only thing by which I something esteem myself, is that wherein never any man thought himself to be defective; my recommendation is vulgar, common, and popular; for who ever thought he wanted sense? It would be a proposition that would imply a contradiction in itself; ‘tis a disease that never is where it is discerned; ‘tis tenacious and strong, but what the first ray of the patient’s sight nevertheless pierces through and disperses, as the beams of the sun do thick and obscure mists; to accuse one’s self would be to excuse in this case, and to condemn, to absolve.



Kámenski sent soldiers to Rustchuk, but I only employed these two things and took more fortresses than Kámenski and made them Turks eat horseflesh!” He swayed his head.

Aubertin, Sir Charles Sebright, the Dowager Lady Stanley of Alderley, with Mrs. John Stanley, who stayed a couple of days en route for Corfu.

It is very easy to be efficient if the efficiency is based on unscrupulousness, and it is still easier to be virtuous if one is content with the purely negative virtue which consists in not doing anything wrong, but being wholly unable to accomplish anything positive for good. Piehl, Deux déesses égyptiennes (in Mélanges de Harlez). The collection of benzoin is very similar to that of pine resin; the bark of the tree is cut open, the exuding juice is allowed to harden on the trunk, and is thus brought into commerce. We, who live private lives, not exposed to any other view than our own, ought chiefly to have settled a pattern within ourselves by which to try our actions: and according to that, sometimes to encourage and sometimes to correct ourselves. There was at that house a niece of my father’s, to whom I am under great obligations.

The warfare was carried on with singular ferocity, the careless Lope offering openings at every turn. These men appointed deputations of chosen tools to visit the different corporations, and report to them; and James issued a proclamation announcing his intention to revise the commissions of the peace, and of the lieutenancy of counties. All seemed fully absorbed in these pursuits. Ventum seminabant et turbinem metent—They were sowing the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind. The daughter contrived to extract a promise from the mother that Hetta should not be told just at present.

It would be an outrage to my friend. There and then there arose a hurly-burly among us as to the manner in which the odious trunk found its way into my room. Rostóv let go of it. I have written several 13 letters to Lichfield, Stafford, Tamworth, and Newcastle for the Nomination and Election of certain Burgesses for the Parliament to be held very shortlie; having named unto them, for Lichfield, Sir John Wingfield and Mr. Not being a man of prayer he gave his consent to my great hurt.

Juvenal laments, as it should seem from his own experience, the hardships of the poorer citizens, to whom he addresses the salutary advice of emigrating, without delay, from the smoke of Rome, since they might purchase, in the little towns of Italy, a cheerful commodious dwelling, at the same price which they annually paid for a dark and miserable lodging.