Kauf bedarf hundert Augen; Verkauf hat an einem genug—One who buys needs a hundred eyes; one is enough for him who sells.
Now thousands of feet and bayonets moved and halted at the officers’ command, turned with banners flying, formed up at intervals, and wheeled round other similar masses of infantry in different uniforms; now was heard the rhythmic beat of hoofs and the jingling of showy cavalry in blue, red, and green braided uniforms, with smartly dressed bandsmen in front mounted on black, roan, or gray horses; then again, spreading out with the brazen clatter of the polished shining cannon that quivered on the gun carriages and with the smell of linstocks, came the artillery which crawled between the infantry and cavalry and took up its appointed position. This date is incompatible with other ascertained facts in Ruiz’ career. I was placed in command of this district, reporting directly to the general, who himself conferred with the governor. We dared not, however, proceed on our way, from an uncertainty as to the safety of our persons, which should have been clearly expressed on our passports. Every detail of the interview was communicated to the Russian monarch, and the war began….
And he did his work, giving his whole strength to the task. A regard for the public tranquillity, which would so frequently have been interrupted by annual or by occasional elections, induced the primitive Christians to constitute an honorable and perpetual magistracy, and to choose one of the wisest and most holy among their presbyterians to execute, during his life, the duties of their ecclesiastical governor. When Richard saw it he said with great emotion, “Take it away! I can’t bear to look at it. Lawrence in the Jewry for nearly thirty years, and where, as we have seen, his friend Firmin took care to have his pulpit supplied with the most distinguished preachers during his absence at Canterbury, he was enthusiastically admired as a preacher and beloved as a man. Sievers, in his discussion of the point, admits that the date assigned by Diodorus to the Eleian war, squares both with the date which Diodorus gives for the death of Agis, and with that which Plutarch states about the duration of the reign of Agesilaus,–better than the chronology which he himself (Sievers) prefers.
Up to this moment Halpert McCormack had looked on disapprovingly, but had held his peace. Generals Logan and Blair commanded the two corps composing the right wing. Parta tueri—Defend what you have won. It was agreed that Caracalla, as the elder brother should remain in possession of Europe and the western Africa; and that he should relinquish the sovereignty of Asia and Egypt to Geta, who might fix his residence at Alexandria or Antioch, cities little inferior to Rome itself in wealth and greatness; that numerous armies should be constantly encamped on either side of the Thracian Bosphorus, to guard the frontiers of the rival monarchies; and that the senators of European extraction should acknowledge the sovereign of Rome, whilst the natives of Asia followed the emperor of the East. There is no mortal extant, out of the depths of Bedlam, but lives all skinned, thatched, covered over with formulas; and is, as it were, held in from delirium and the inane by his formulas.
But the saying that repentance immediately follows the sin seems not to have respect to sin in its high estate, which is lodged in us as in its own proper habitation. Leipsic, 1894; Karte des Stadtgebietes von Memphis und benachbarter Districte. “Nothing,” answered the countess. Only as he now lost that, which before gave him so much pleasure in viewing me, he grew much more susceptible to impressions which any gave him against me. They were succeeded by five historical works: two bearing the title “Fezliké;” the one in Arabic being an universal history from the creation of the world, till within three years of his death; the other, a similar history, in Turkish, from the year 1000 of the Hejirah (about which time he must have been born), also continued till three years before his death, being a period of sixty-five years; the “History of thevii Maritime Wars;” a “History of Constantinople;” and the well-known “Chronological Tables.” Then, his great Bibliographical and Encyclopædical Dictionary, which forms the groundwork of D’Herbelot’s “Bibliotheque Orientale.” Besides these, he wrote several smaller treatises, one of which, his last work, he entitled “True Scales for the Detection of Truth.” This contains some curious essays on smoking, dancing, singing, &c., and concludes with a short account of himself.2 He died at Constantinople in the month of Zilhijeh, A.H.