More candid, more exact, more honest, more honourable, and... although I may show you my weak side, I challenge you all; you atheists, for instance!
And shall potters be more careful in educating their children and in giving them the opportunity of seeing and practising their duties than our guardians will be?
On each side are likewise the tablets of certain ‘ancient Worthies,’ and ‘ancient Scholars.’
This is an awfully wasteful country to throw away such an honest, educated, conscientious, intelligent citizen as I would be.
I will bewail my separation; thou shalt glorify thyself as a constant lover; the shepherd Carrascon will figure as a rejected one, and the curate Curiambro as whatever may please him best; and so all will go as gaily as heart could wish."
Fancy, he was a decent, respectable man once!
The Pope was the supreme law-giver of Christendom, and his court at Rome the final and decisive court of appeal.
Longet, following the experiments of certain others, has brought together definite results in the following table: TASTE TONGUE-TIP TONGUE ROOTGlauber’s salts . .
The Steady Man ¶ Of all human types the Osseous is the most dependable and reliable.
He was determined to find out Basil Hallward's mystery.
“I see all this (i.e., the contradiction between profession andpractice), and I continue to profess religion and take part ingovernment, and pride myself on being at the same time a devoutChristian and a devoted servant of the government.
For a young woman to be rescued by her lover from quicksand, she will possess a worthy and faithful husband, who will still remain her lover.
I was firm as a man could be till I saw those eyes and that mouth again--surely there never was such a maddening mouth since Eve's!"
What is the meaning of honest in ordinary use?
In the figurative use, a person may hide honorable feelings; he conceals an evil or hostile intent.
On the September morning consecrated to the enormous event he arose nervously at six o’clock dressed himself, adjusted an impeccable stock, and hurried forth through the streets of Baltimore to the hospital, to determine whether the darkness of the night had borne in new life upon its bosom.
The charge I give him is to be careful how he governs his vassals, bearing in mind that they are all loyal and well-born."
“Okay, Ma,” Eddie said and started for the door, then he paused. “
But I knew the importance which his worldly greed attached to his son’s marriage with Miss Verinder—and I felt a positive conviction (do what Mr. Godfrey might to prevent it) that we should see him the next day.
The VAT has been successful in capturing much of the gray market economy and has developed into a significant and predictable source of revenues for all layers of government.
There was a time when the whole profession was menaced by the swindlers who were exploiting fraudulent schemes by means of advertising in magazines and newspapers, but to-day no reputable periodical will accept an advertisement without investigating its source and most of them will back up the guarantee of the advertiser that his goods are what he represents them to be with a guarantee of their own.
"Well then, sirs, I say," continued Sancho, "that this same gentleman, whom I know as well as I do my own hands, for it's not a bowshot from my house to his, invited a poor but respectable labourer-" "Get on, brother," said the churchman; "at the rate you are going you will not stop with your story short of the next world."
But I am responsible for the ship's safety and the life of every man Jack aboard of her.
She has not even learned that exhibition on which so many pride themselves, of ‘righteous indignation.’
Put me from thee for ever and for ever if thou wilt, and be safe; or clasp me, clasp me to thy heart, and in payment for my lips and love take my sin upon thy head!
“And believe me, Dmitri Fyodorovitch,” put in NikolayParfenovitch, in a voice of almost pathetic delight, “that everysincere and complete confession on your part at this moment may, lateron, have an immense influence in your favour, and may, indeed,moreover-”But the prosecutor gave him a slight shove under the table, and hechecked himself in time.
Curiously into her mind flashed what Mr. Dugald had said about the solid aristocracy.
Then there was the sound of a struggle, and I knew that the attendants were dealing with him.
The System 7 software for AT&T’s 4ESS switching station, the “Generic 44E14 Central Office Switch Software,” had been extensively tested, and was considered very stable.
“Canon Spratte is such a staunch Conservative.
others Full louder than did Hasdrubale’s wife, **shrieked When that her husband hadde lost his life, And that the Romans had y-burnt Carthage; She was so full of torment and of rage, That wilfully into the fire she start, And burnt herselfe with a steadfast heart.
The wind blowing steady and gentle from the south, there was no contrariety between that and the current, and the billows rose and fell unbroken.
It signifies a nominal office of a million sterling a year, the business of which consists in receiving the money.
Wreckers were tough, fearless, and strong—if they were fearful and had warnings to give, every beast wanted to hear about it!
Sure, have we not tried it often enough in the law courts?
In the same chapter of Dr. Drever's book there are some interesting examples of the mistakes made by instinct.
She tried to say something but found her throat choked.
It is not perhaps true to say that the world became miserable in these dark ages to which we have now come; much nearer the truth is it to say that the violent and vulgar fraud of Roman imperialism, that world of politicians, adventurers, landowners and financiers, collapsed into a sea of misery that was already there.
I have my trusty walking stick.
Being positive and unequivocal in stating his views concerning individual treason, his words were of ominous import.
Her husband said at her grave, "I stand here as an old man who is taking a decided step toward my own grave by burying the bride of my youth and the mother of my children who for more than forty years with unfailing loyalty shared all my joys and sorrows--and mostly latter."
On this point the landlord told him he was mistaken; for, though not recorded in the histories, because in the author's opinion there was no need to mention anything so obvious and necessary as money and clean shirts, it was not to be supposed therefore that they did not carry them, and he might regard it as certain and established that all knights-errant (about whom there were so many full and unimpeachable books) carried well-furnished purses in case of emergency, and likewise carried shirts and a little box of ointment to cure the wounds they received.
19:025:008 Good and upright is the LORD: therefore will he teach sinners in the way.