God sends sometimes rain, and sometimes sunshine; if they be such fools to go through the first, yet let us be content to take fair weather along with us.
There are 20,000 schoolmasters and mistresseswithout employment in the department of the Seine alone, all ofthem persons who, disdaining the fields or the workshops, look tothe State for their livelihood.
The limitations resemble those of a man using a telescope on the physical plane.
it was a bad business, a bad business;' then he quietly took the rein and led me to the stable; just at the door stood Samson.
Sidney dragged her out to the Lane and there she and Lavender, in words as quick as pistol shots, told the story.
HOUSEHOLD STORIES, FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE BROS: GRIMM: TRANSLATED FROM THE GERMAN BY LUCY CRANE; AND DONE INTO PICTURES BY WALTER CRANE DOVER PUBLICATIONS, INC.
By Zane Grey.
11:020:024 And do this thing, Take the kings away, every man out of his place, and put captains in their rooms: 11:020:025 And number thee an army, like the army that thou hast lost, horse for horse, and chariot for chariot: and we will fight against them in the plain, and surely we shall be stronger than they.
By 886 the Danes had conquered a fair part of England, and the English king, Alfred the Great, had recognized their rule over their conquests, the Dane-law, in the pact he made with Guthrum their leader.
She turned back into the main cabin; but she paused at the storeroom door.
Mr. Fogg passed at once from one to the other, and the locomotive of the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railway left at full speed, as if it fully comprehended that that gentleman had no time to lose.
In vain were the well-meant condescensions of Sir Thomas, and all the officious prognostications of Mrs. Norris that she would be a good girl; in vain did Lady Bertram smile and make her sit on the sofa with herself and pug, and vain was even the sight of a gooseberry tart towards giving her comfort; she could scarcely swallow two mouthfuls before tears interrupted her, and sleep seeming to be her likeliest friend, she was taken to finish her sorrows in bed.
He would say, alluding to Aunt Kate and Aunt Julia: “Ladies and Gentlemen, the generation which is now on the wane among us may have had its faults but for my part I think it had certain qualities of hospitality, of humour, of humanity, which the new and very serious and hypereducated generation that is growing up around us seems to me to lack.”
Jane, you arrange this.
He was, indeed, a weird figure as he turned his white mane and his glowing eyes towards us.
In the next place, he will regulate his bodily habit and training, and so far will he be from yielding to brutal and irrational pleasures, that he will regard even health as quite a secondary matter; his first object will be not that he may be fair or strong or well, unless he is likely thereby to gain temperance, but he will always desire so to attemper the body as to preserve the harmony of the soul?
The expressiveness of forms has a value as a sign of the life that actually inhabits those forms only when they resemble our own body; it is then probable that similar conditions of body involve, in them and in us, similar emotions; and we should not long continue to regard as the expression of pleasure an attitude that we know, by experience in our own person, to accompany pain.
Israel imports substantial quantities of grain but is largely self-sufficient in other agricultural products.