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Pater noster—Our father; the Lord’s prayer.

But those who succeeded after his death, being more equal one with another, and each of them desiring preëminence over the rest, adopted the different course of courting the favor of the people, and sacrificing to that object even important state-interests.

Even within the town, filled with the[p. Here he appears to mean that a false proposition is as real a proposition as one that is true. Look into the records that philosophy has kept for two thousand years and more, of the affairs of heaven; the gods all that while have neither acted nor spoken but for man. It was the custom with the Romans, as may be seen from Ulpian, never to refuse giving the bodies of criminals to their relatives, to bury. The whole country was in commotion during August and September in electioneering contests, preparing for the fourth parliament.

Sola virtus invicta—Virtue alone is invincible. Man is God’s image; but a poor man is / Christ’s stamp to boot: both images regard. Though he saw French cannon and French troops on the Pratzen Heights just where he had been ordered to look for the commander in chief, he could not, did not wish to, believe that. There are more offences at my beck than I have thoughts to put them in, imagination to give them shape, or time to act them in. Ham., iii. The queen was more than suspected of being favourable to Sacheverell, as influenced by Harley, Mrs.

The entire fleets engaged and Lysander was victorious. All this while I never had any uneasiness or repentance for my having left at all; not that I was assured of having done the will of God therein. I had to say good-bye to all the friends I had loved for eighteen years. Chariclea, pleased at hearing her native language, and flattering herself with the hopes of comfort and assistance from the man who spoke it, did as he bid her; and when Mithranes asked her her name, said it was Thisbe. Nor did he stop at an occasional duel by the way.

A third class of historians—the so-called historians of culture—following the path laid down by the universal historians who sometimes accept writers and ladies as forces producing events—again take that force to be something quite different. As the archangel Gabriel appears to Charlemagne, he appears likewise to the Cid Campeador. The plan was discussed a thousand times, and at last so for brought to bear that Marie was made acquainted with it—having been called in to sit in presence with La Mère Bauche and her future proposed husband. “No, I am used to this,” said Pétya. Aide-de-camp! Help me!…



A strike which ties up the coal supplies of a whole section is a strike invested with a public interest.

“Well, that’s all right,” continued the regimental commander.

The inner parts of the canes are, as a rule, more mature than the tips. Fierce fiery warriors fought upon the clouds, / In ranks and squadrons, and right form of war, / Which drizzled blood upon the Capitol. Jul. I am very glad. Moreover, this simple purchaser of a place in parliament, though he forfeited his bargain, did not lose his money; “an order was made that the said Garland and Watts should repay unto the said Thos. In short they continued in a dreadful suspense, between life and death, till next day, when we learned that the young man had sworn to kill any woman who lodged at the house.

The contest waxed more and more violent, until one of them having his horn broken ran away bellowing with pain. For that prime master of philosophy, whom none ever surpassed in eloquence, I mean Plato, chose an open plain on which to build an imaginary city after his own taste–a city admirably conceived, as none can deny, but remote enough from the real life and manners of men. Plato wrote for the Athenians, and his allegorical genius is too closely blended with the language and religion of Greece. My experience of the way in which pardons are often granted is one of the reasons why I do not believe that life imprisonment for murder and rape is a proper substitute for the death penalty. Implied are such as reason and justice dictate, and which therefore the law presumes, that every man undertakes to perform.

Parliament, listening to neither Essex nor the faint-hearted fears of the peers, refused to open fresh negotiations with the king. “The young man’s a real hussar!” shouted the colonel, again thumping the table. Il trouverait à tondre sur un oeuf—He would skin a flint (lit. find something to shave on an egg). Their military discipline was much ruder than ours, and accordingly produced much greater effects. The request was immediately granted; each party paid the last solemnities to its own dead, and the Spartan force was then withdrawn from Boeotia.

ex., 7s. The separated dried grapes are packed and shipped in eighty-pound sacks, and go in this way to the East, or even to Europe. To this speech the Persian king made no answer, although he was astonished at his bold spirit; but in conversation with his friends he spoke as though this were the greatest possible piece of good fortune, and in his prayers begged Arimanios to make his enemies ever continue to banish their ablest men. Her face struck Pierre and, hurrying along by the fence, he turned several times to look at her. It is not easy to conceive the private friendship of a Frank and an Arab, who were strangers to each other’s person, and language, and religion: but their public correspondence was founded on vanity, and their remote situation left no room for a competition of interest.

The traveller Olivier noticed this, and writes as follows: “The land there is rather less fertile [than in Egypt], because it does not receive the alluvial deposits of the rivers with the same regularity as that of the Delta. He wrote to James instantly from Ringwood, so that his humble and agonised entreaties for forgiveness would arrive with the news of his arrest. The first days of the reign of Attalus were fair and prosperous. The young people had disappeared. I even conceived a hope of his conversion, in which I found myself mistaken.



viii, (de Pace) s.

It is due to thy rank, to thy conduct, to thy manners.” As soon as the tumult of acclamations subsided, Tacitus attempted to decline the dangerous honor, and to express his wonder, that they should elect his age and infirmities to succeed the martial vigor of Aurelian.

Still more significant is an incident recalled by Sr. Anísya Fëdorovna flushed, and drawing her kerchief over her face went laughing out of the room. There are no trains; the roads are like footpaths over rugged mountains, with precipices here and there. Red as a roost-cock. S. Accordingly, very soon after the troops had been brought back from the Megarid,610 Hippokratês and Demosthenês concerted a still more extensive plan for the invasion of Boeotia, in conjunction with some malcontents in the Boeotian towns, who desired to break down and democratize the oligarchical governments, and especially through the agency of a Theban exile named Ptoeodôrus.

She could never have understood the female novelist’s desire for publicity; and, had she realised it, merry as her humour was, she would scarcely have smiled. If there be no end to avarice and ambition, there is doubtless no more in desire; it still lives after satiety; and ‘tis impossible to prescribe either constant satisfaction or end; it ever goes beyond its possession. The vigilantes, or stranglers, as they were locally known, did their work thoroughly; but, as always happens with bodies of the kind, toward the end they grew reckless in their actions, paid off private grudges, and hung men on slight provocation. Two considerable cantares de gesta of the Cid survive as fragments, and they owe their lives to a happy accident–the accident of being written down. The false or genuine magnanimity of Mahmud the Gaznevide was not imitated by Alp Arslan; and he attacked without scruple the Greek empress Eudocia and her children.

I wished for his death! Yes, I wanted it to end quicker…. Only our knowledge, the spiritual, is thus appearance; the world is in itself absolute truth; it is our action alone that ruins it, our work is good for nothing.” It shows excessive humility of mind to believe that knowledge has no value; but Christ says, “Are ye not better than the sparrows?” and we are so inasmuch as we are thinking; as sensuous we are as good or as bad as sparrows. Many savants of importance were hampered in research work by their activities as teachers, so that the only time[Pg 198] they had left over for research was their vacation. When the Council next met, the Duke of Somerset rose, and pointing to Harley said rudely to the queen that if she suffered that fellow to treat of affairs in the absence of Marlborough and Godolphin, he could not serve her. “Oh,—she’s all right now,” said Arkwright.

Riding past the pond where there used always to be dozens of women chattering as they rinsed their linen or beat it with wooden beetles, Prince Andrew noticed that there was not a soul about and that the little washing wharf, torn from its place and half submerged, was floating on its side in the middle of the pond. But Cnemon arose, and, going out of his chamber, encountered all those difficulties which it was probable a stranger would meet with, who wanders at night, and in the dark, in an unknown house; but he struggled with them all, such was his horror of Thisbe, and his anxiety to clear away the apprehensions which were raised in his mind by what fell from Nausicles. 281 A church seat for loungers, the original in Carfax Church, Oxford.



Let us recollect that in the Eleatic philosophy Being and non-being were looked at as in opposition; that only Being is, and non-being, in which category we find motion, change, &c., is not.

The whole was the most shameful scene of waste of the public money, neglect of vessels and of men, of utter indolence on the part of the Crown, and consequent negligence on the part of the authorities; of scandalous corruption in many of them, and knavery and peculation in contractors.

But this was a political and not a moral precept. Tanto brevius omne tempus, quanto felicius—The 35 happier the moments the shorter. “But how often I have felt proud of her, proud of her majestic beauty and social tact,” thought he; “been proud of my house, in which she received all Petersburg, proud of her unapproachability and beauty. Four Translations have appeared in English, by Thomas Underdowne, Lond., 1587; W. Mortuo leoni et lepores insultant—Even hares insult a dead lion.

By suchlike arguments, weak and strong, as Cicero with the disease of his old age, I try to rock asleep and amuse my imagination, and to dress its wounds. The first requisition addressed by the Lacedæmonians to Athens was a political manoeuvre aimed at Periklês, their chief opponent in that city. Hartsuff, an officer of the regular army, who was well qualified to supplement in many ways the abilities and deficiencies of his chief. In the meantime, they declared, that they would give orders for their troops to be ready for actual115 service.” Now, I would ask gentlemen to lay their hands upon their hearts, and say with candor what the true and fair construction of this declaration was–whether it was not a menace and an insult to France, since, in direct terms, it declared, that whenever the other powers should concur, they would attack France, then at peace with them, and then employed only in domestic and in internal regulations? Let us suppose the case to be that of Great Britain.



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To-morrow it will leave nothing for him to do, but as soon as he can he should get all his teams and spare artillery on the road or roads which he will have to take.

But when the passion had passed, and she had gathered her strength together, she said: “Sir Knight, I would have you know that from a child I have been trained in things of war, to carry a shield, and to put spear in rest, that the life of ease, which women, for the most part, follow, pleased me not; and as for fingering the fine needle and the slender thread, by heaven! I had sooner be struck dead by a foeman’s spear! And so, all my heart being set on deeds of arms and perilous adventures, by sea and by land, wheresoever they might be met, I came from my own country, which men call the Greater Britain, into this land. They get hot and cold and hungry and thirsty just as I do. “Those were extremes, no doubt, but they are not what is most important. General Sumner with the Second and Twelfth corps moved up the Potomac by way of Tenallytown, Burnside with the First and Ninth corps moved to Leesboro with a view to covering Baltimore, the front was explored by the cavalry under Pleasonton, and the Sixth Corps, under Franklin, constituted a reserve. Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul; and the heart of man knoweth none more fragrant. H.

The time thus consumed from the 6th lost to us the benefit of the surprise and capture of Richmond and Petersburg, enabling, as it did, Beauregard to collect his loose forces in North and South Carolina, and bring them to the defence of those places. The naval powers were under the command of the great Duke; in his absence they obeyed the great Drungaire of the fleet; and, in his place, the Emir, or Admiral, a name of Saracen extraction, but which has been naturalized in all the modern languages of Europe. It was a grim revenge that was taken on all enemies, even when they were already dead, on their corpses. After he had gone, two soldiers rushed to the campfire. As Prior and Gualtier had no powers to accept terms from France, M.

For first she had been affrighted almost to death by the monster, and then she had been sorely bruised when he cast her so roughly to the ground. It was so with his treatment of early Egypt, and with his even more interesting history of ancient Assyria. Pliny speaks of Apis “having a white spot in the form of a crescent upon his right side, and a lump under his tongue in the form of a beetle.” Ammianus Marcellinus says the white crescent on his right side was the principal sign, and Ælianus mentions twenty-nine marks, by which he was recognised, each referable to some mystic signification. Earnestness in life, even when carried to an 40 extreme, is something very noble and great. W.



/ Ein hoher Sinn adelt auch niedres Geschlecht—God created out of the clay the knight and his squire.

But to speak from still higher authority, God, by the mouth of his prophets, threatens the wicked that they shall have burial like that of the brutes, and that the dogs shall lick their blood.

“And suppose they outdo my Mílka at once!” he thought as he rode with “Uncle” and Ilágin toward the hare. And in order finally to touch the hearts of the Russians—and being like all Frenchmen unable to imagine anything sentimental without a reference to ma chère, ma tendre, ma pauvre mère * —he decided that he would place an inscription on all these establishments in large letters: “This establishment is dedicated to my dear mother.” Or no, it should be simply: Maison de ma Mère, *(2) he concluded. Turning her mother’s head this way and that, she fastened on the cap and, hurriedly kissing her gray hair, ran back to the maids who were turning up the hem of her skirt. Just as we were about to start the first reinforcement reached me on transports. So long as one regarded the history of the world as comprising only some four thousand years before the Christian era, it was quite clear that in speaking of the earliest historical ages of Egypt, one was dealing with time that might properly be called the childhood of our race.

Coming out of Kutúzov’s room into the waiting room with the papers in his hand Prince Andrew came up to his comrade, the aide-de-camp on duty, Kozlóvski, who was sitting at the window with a book. We remember how, from as far back as the year 1840, it was Layard’s ardent desire to be able to undertake some excavations. It was the finest and most consolatory he ever wrote me on that subject. One while I meditate, another I record and dictate, as I walk to and fro, such whimsies as these I present to you here. The sultan himself had affected to cast away his missile weapons: but his hopes of victory were placed in the arrows of the Turkish cavalry, whose squadrons were loosely distributed in the form of a crescent.

And it really…” But he did not say what “it really” was.



With the Dalrymples was associated George Lord Melville, who had also been for some time with William in Holland.

When she had perform’d these things, she marcht into Ethiopia, and having subdu’d many Places in it, she had an Opportunity to see what was there very remarkable and wonderful.

He begged him to assure his master of his grateful attachment, and that he was determined to do nothing without his consent. The bishop continued to treat me with a show of respect; yet at the same time he wrote to many persons in Paris, as did also the sisters of the house, to all those persons of piety who had written letters to me, to bias them as much as possible against me. To the Parliament of 1379 he sent letters in which he said, “That you may be fully informed of the real nature of the said necessary expenditures made and to be made, the treasurers for the said war shall be present and shall appear, at such hour as pleases you, to show you clearly in writing their receipts and expenditures made since the last Parliament.”[246] The House of Commons, later during the same Parliament petitioned for the discharge of the special treasurers, and prayed that the Treasurer of England with the Chamberlains of the Exchequer receive money as “was usual of old.”[247] Here is an early instance of the individual action of the House of Commons. I am waiting to join his Caravan. Good wine needs no bush, i.e., advertisement.

Johns come off, I should have asked to have been subpoenaed, as my husband was dead, and I should have produced all the papers and his depositions written before his death, and asked to be refunded his losses. Seqenen-Ra, Aahmes and his son Se-Amen, Nefert-ari, and Aah-hotep are certainly in their original coffins, as is proved by the style and the absence of inscriptions indicating a restoration. Der Irrthum ist recht gut, so lange wir jung sind; man muss ihn nur nicht mit ins Alter schleppen—Error is very well so long as we are young, but we must not drag it with us into old age. The people now became very much enraged with Alkibiades, and were still more exasperated by his personal enemy Androkles. We must always keep in mind that to reduce the amount of production serves merely to reduce the amount that is to be divided, is in no way permanently efficient as a protest against unequal distribution and is permanently detrimental to the entire community.

A petition for his pardon had been sent me. Bist du Amboss, sei geduldig; bist du Hammer, schlage hart—Art thou anvil, be patient; art thou hammer, strike hard. 284 With a retinue of about 700 persons, entertained in Italy at the pope’s expense, he reached Ferrara early in March 1438. Then came the labor-protective legislation. From Opçina we went to Sessana, a village about half an hour’s drive in the interior, which is very good for the nerves, and from there back to Adelsberg, and thence to Laibach.

Does any man for a moment suppose that the majority stockholders of the Standard Oil are others than Mr. Harwood.The Tenth Earl. By J. Is not this freedom of controversy and freedom of worship sufficient for all the purposes of human happiness and improvement? Can it be necessary for either, that the law282 should hold out indemnity to those who wholly abjure and revile the government of their country, or the religion on which it rests for its foundation? I expect to hear in answer to what I am now saying, much that will offend me. Three hundred years before the Christian And by saying this, I put a stop to the anger of the Galileans.



We passed a delightful night on deck on the skylights, and were awfully amused at the Governor and his wife coming up and envying us, and saying, “You English always know how to get the best places.” “We like that,” said Richard, “when you have taken the whole of the saloon.

When this occurred, a family council of war had been held among the Onslows, and it was decided that Herbert should be sent off to the banking-house of Heines, at Munich, there being a cousinship between the families, and some existing connections of business.

Albert de Montêt, shows this also to be an error. [335] Diodor. There we visited every part of the Unhappy Valley, and particularly the Belochis of the hills (with whom Richard had so much to do when under Sir Walter Scott). The emperor received the letters from Rome; and as he was then engaged in the conduct of a chariot race, he delivered them unopened to the Prætorian Præfect, directing him to despatch the ordinary affairs, and to report the more important business that might be contained in them. Der Künstler muss mit Feuer entwerfen und mit Phlegma ausführen—The artist must invent (lit. sketch) with ardour and execute with coolness.

It is an internal burning, a secret fire sent from God to purge away the fault, giving extreme pain, until this purification is complete. He halted his army not far from Rome, and sent a herald to say that the Latins were willing to renew their old domestic ties, which had fallen into disuse, and to unite the races by new intermarriage. The integrity of members seems to have suffered when their fees were no longer recognized.



And on the score of antiquity their pretensions are far superior.

“Mamma!” rang out the clear contralto notes of her childish voice, audible the whole length of the table.

I kept poor boys and girls employed. HOWZE, Captain A. Enjoy what God has given thee, and willingly 55 dispense with what thou hast not. From the height of their mound, they threw down large quantities of fagots, partly into the space between the mound and the newly-built crescent piece of wall,–partly, as far as they could reach, into other parts of the city: pitch and other combustibles were next added, and the whole mass set on fire. Some enemies yet remained for the sword of Musa.

Volez de vos propres ailes—Do for yourself (lit. 15 fly with your own wings). Marlborough in 1705 went early to the Continent. He himself carefully scanned each face, appraising the possibilities of establishing intimacy with each of those present, and the advantages that might accrue. A comparatively young man, when the discoveries of Botta and Layard and their successors first brought the Assyrian treasures to the attention of the world, Menant seemed from the very first to have been seized with a desire to investigate the strange inscriptions from Nineveh. (From a Photograph by G.

Nomen amicitia est; nomen inane fides—Friendship 45 is but a name; fidelity but an empty name. Fortunately, however, these uncertainties of exact chronology need interfere but little with our interest and enjoyment in considering Egyptian history. At the pressing summons of Amrou, their patriarch Benjamin emerged from his desert; and after the first interview, the courteous Arab affected to declare that he had never conversed with a Christian priest of more innocent manners and a more venerable aspect. He had been a preacher and schoolmaster amongst the Dissenters, then a clergyman of the Church, and finally had become a most untiring intriguer, and was deep in the Rye House Plot. No one replied and Princess Mary, looking round at the crowd, found that every eye she met now was immediately dropped.

The Athenians were now in force enough not only to keep the Mitylenæans within their walls, but also to surround the city with a single wall of circumvallation, strengthened by separate forts in suitable positions.



“Othoni nondum auctoritas inerat ad prohibendum scelus; jubere jam poterat.

Ducunt volentem fata, nolentem trahunt—Fate leads the willing, and drags the unwilling.

Humphreys, who was far ahead, was also out of rations. The wise man knows that he does not know; the ignoramus thinks he knows. Sp. God knows well, in the admirable economy he observes, how to render the crosses more weighty, conformable to the ability of the creature to bear them. After so many Defeats and Misfortunes one upon the neck of another, the Conspirators altogether despair’d of Victory, and therefore the Commanders resolv’d every one to return to their own Country. Whilst he was thus exciting the wonder of the common people by his popular acts, accomplishments, and condescensions, the spies of Chiffinch, his father’s old agent for secret purposes, were constantly around him, and sent up hourly reports to Court.

“Well, what I was going to say is this. Sarah Halpert was the only person in the city, or in any other city for that matter, who dared to tell him unpleasant things about himself. The marshals stood behind him not venturing to distract his attention. The gunboats came close up to the island, within range of the ford, and commanded it.