Little as we know of its particulars, there can be no doubt that the whole race regarded war and conquest as the real aims of existence, and the more successful they were, the more they ignored all other sides of life; whereas the little states of Syria made tillage, trade, and industry the chief occupations of their life, albeit every inhabitant was presumably bound, like the Israelites, to take up arms in case of need, in the defence of his country.
As painted decoration preceded sculpture, the ornaments (in later times carved in stone) were at first represented in colour, and the mouldings of Egyptian monuments were then merely painted on the flat surfaces of the walls and pillars. In the same measure in which you wish to receive, you must give. Senator Tillman favored the bill. She was so sedate, so womanly, so attentive as regarded cousinly friendship, and so cold as regarded everything else, that he did not know how to speak to her. A doctrine so extraordinary and so sublime must inevitably command the veneration of the people; but it was ill calculated to obtain the suffrage of those worldly philosophers, who, in the conduct of this transitory life, consult only the feelings of nature and the interest of society.
He or she is also permitted to marry and bear children, who in turn become victims. Now, to return to my subject, I find that there is nothing barbarous and savage in this nation, by anything that I can gather, excepting, that every one gives the title of barbarism to everything that is not in use in his own country. There’s an infinite Multitude of these Creatures in the River and the Neighbouring Pools, in regard they are great Breeders, and are seldom kill’d. New temples at Abydos and Memphis. They persisted in meeting as usual.
That which is fair and goodly, whatsoever it be, and in what respect soever it be, that it is fair and goodly, it is so of itself, and terminates in itself, not admitting praise as a part or member: that therefore which is praised, is not thereby made either better or worse. Anche la rana morderebbe se avesse denti—Even the frog would bite if it had teeth. … [Greek: Heauton timôroumenos]—The self-tormentor. In Henry’s insular dominions the political storms of 1224 had been succeeded by a period of calm.
Sui juris—Of his own right. Quum Romæ fueris, Romano vivite more—When you are at Rome live after the fashion at Rome. I shall never forget the first night that I saw the Empress, a vision of beauty clothed in silver, crowned with water-lilies, with large roses of diamonds and emeralds round her small head, in her beautiful hair, and descending all down her dress in festoons. The American form of the powdery mildew or Uncinula spiralis differs in some respects from the European Oidium, not as to its effects, but as to its microscopical characteristics. The only terms allowed is their parole as prisoners of war.
Hélène for her part was sincerely delighted with Natásha and wished to give her a good time. At that time the subject of slavery caused but little or no disturbance to the public mind. The whole religious interest centres on the necessities of this world. It was a weary and famished, but still a fighting and menacing army. Defeated in that quarter, Halifax next endeavoured to stop the advancement of Lord Rochester.
There is a word in Sumerian, “Kar” (Turkish yer), which means “country” (as does the Turkish word).