I shall only observe, therefore, that the invention of all those machines by which labour is to much facilitated and abridged, seems to have been originally owing to the division of labour.
What does ephemeral suggest besides brevity of time?
It had been intended, there could be no doubt, as an ornamental article of dress; but how it was to be worn, or what rank, honour, and dignity, in by-past times, were signified by it, was a riddle which (so evanescent are the fashions of the world in these particulars) I saw little hope of solving.
Disappointments will follow illusory hopes and fleeting pleasures.
11:27 yea, and faith too, by which the soul layeth hold upon Christ, if it be right, must be wrought by the exceeding greatness of his mighty power; the working of which faith, I perceive, poor Ignorance, thou art ignorant of.
Little Marleen now felt as lighthearted and happy as if her brother were still alive, and she went back to the house and sat down cheerfully to the table and ate.
The economy is marked by steady growth, low unemployment and inflation, and rapid advances in technology.
They used to say in the market, and your mamma too, with greatlack of delicacy, set off telling me that her hair was like a mat onher head, and that she was short of five foot by a wee bit.
Chapter 3An OnionGRUSHENKA lived in the busiest part of the town, near thecathedral square, in a small wooden lodge in the courtyard belongingto the house of the widow Morozov.
As they crept along, stooping low to discern the plant, a soft yellow gleam was reflected from the buttercups into their shaded faces, giving them an elfish, moonlit aspect, though the sun was pouring upon their backs in all the strength of noon.
The small events of life, taken singly, may seem exceedingly unimportant, like snow that falls silently, flake by flake; yet accumulated, these snow-flakes form the avalanche.
With short nails without moons, bad circulation and weak action of the heart; and with very flat nails, nerve diseases and paralysis (see Nails, page 137).