It was health, but only in comparison with the sickness that has succeeded it: we are not fallen from any great height; the corruption and brigandage which are in dignity and office seem to me the least supportable: we are less injuriously rifled in a wood than in a place of security.
I do not know that any one now dissents from my view. Now culture is certainly an indefinite expression. Socrates thus set his conscience in opposition to the judges’ sentence, and acquitted himself before its tribunal. “Klearchus (replied the satrap), I rejoice to hear such excellent sense from your lips. “Gibil, renowned hero in the land,—valiant, son of the Abyss, exalted in the land,—Gibil, thy clear flame, breaking forth,—when it lightens up the darkness,—assigns to all that bears a name its own destiny.
Es giebt Männer welche die Beredsamkeit weiblicher Zungen übertreffen, aber kein Mann besitzt die Beredsamkeit weiblicher Augen—There are men the eloquence of whose tongues surpasses that of women, but no man possesses the eloquence of women’s eyes. During the third night the countess kept very quiet for a few minutes, and Natásha rested her head on the arm of her chair and closed her eyes, but opened them again on hearing the bedstead creak. Hablar sin pensar es tirar sin encarar—Speaking without thinking is shooting without taking aim. “Yes, I know,” said Countess Mary. The translation of these Lives is difficult.
Chi non ha, non è—He who has not, is not. He says, amongst other things, according to Brandis (Comment. The door opened. Yet it cannot be expected that every man should accept the faith without reasoning; and here Ficino found a place for Platonism. Moreouer, the king tooke into his hands the temporalties that belonged to the bishop of Norwich, bicause he obeied not the kings commandement when he was sent for at the time when he tooke the seas to passe into Flanders.
That movement from the Nízhni to the Ryazán, Túla, and Kalúga roads was so natural that even the Russian marauders moved in that direction, and demands were sent from Petersburg for Kutúzov to take his army that way. I, myself, was thoroughly satisfied that Hood would go north, as he did. Here the people warned him to beware of Sinnis the robber, who forced all travellers to bend with him one of the branches of a tall pine-tree. “Only fools and rakes fall ill, my boy. 98-45 B.C.), Roman savant, next to Varro the most learned Roman of the age.
He and Lindsay played at cards with the chief and his sons, and all went gaily, as far as whisky, and French brandy, and blithe spirits on the part of the hosts, could make it so. And he said aloud to himself: “The soldier did not let me pass. He has large liberty to choose his own problems, and may solve each of them in a thousand different ways according to the prompting of his own ordering or creating instincts. They believe in the immortality of the soul, and that those who have merited well of the gods are lodged in that part of heaven where the sun rises, and the accursed in the west.