That is all very well; but seek, however gently, however tactfully, however diplomatically, to suggest to her that a simpler, more businesslike garb than the garb she favors would be the sane and the sensible thing for business wear in business hours.
Pour etre bon philosophe," says this last great psychologist, "il faut etre sec, clair, sans illusion.
At Brussels we went off after dinner to the Pare.
Secular learning was for the most part not only a waste of precious time, but an actual snare of the devil.
He seems to have been a thoroughly competent business man; he made a number of innovations in the cotton-spinning industry, and acquired a fair fortune at an early age.
Mon cher major, Melusine began.
This gives their heads a rather top-heavy effect--like a pear with the small end down--and their faces a triangular shape.
He was flinging himself on his knees to pray, but broke into laughter—not at the idea of prayer, but at himself.
I rang the bell before a mahogany door on the first floor, and while I waited he seemed to stare at me out of the glassy panel--stare with that wide and immense stare embracing, condemning, loathing all the universe.
"Think that she is here, and then you daren't take it."
She somewhat smil’d, then spake: “If mortals err In their opinion, when the key of sense Unlocks not, surely wonder’s weapon keen Ought not to pierce thee; since thou find’st, the wings Of reason to pursue the senses’ flight Are short.
The stranger still regarded on the face before him a slow recession of that false calm there, imposed, as it seemed, by habit or some studied trick, upon words so embittered as to accuse in their speaker an unhealthiness, a flair, for the cruder things of life.
Do the God Kings give up their lives willingly once they have an heir, or are they coerced into it?"
33:007:009 I will bear the indignation of the LORD, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.
The old subsidy of tonnage and poundage,” says Tyrwhitt, “was given to the king ‘pour la saufgarde et custodie del mer.’ —
The crew's lair itself was hidden in a tunneled stone cavern beneath the building.
health “Now, deare leman,” quoth she, “go, fare wele: *sweetheart But ere thou go, one thing I will thee tell.
=INFORMAL LETTER OF INTRODUCTION= Dear Claire: A very great friend of ours, James Dawson, is to be in Chicago for several weeks.
Such an individual seated in his arm-chair, his mug of ale frothing on the round table before him, is to be seen in any circuit of five or six miles among these hills, if you go at the right time after dinner.