“There was no one else in the room except myself.

The eunuch fixing for some time his eyes on the ground, with a serious and reflecting air, at last said, “Rejoice, strangers! You are revenged of your enemy. The administration of justice was, before Feuerbach’s time, especially distinguished by two characteristics: the superiority of the judge to all law, and the blending of the judicial …

Valour is stability, not of legs and arms, but of the courage and the soul; it does not lie in the goodness of our horse or our arms but in our own.

He alone said that the loss of Moscow is not the loss of Russia. As to the captives, those men whose strength of body promised to be serviceable to us, I kept for ourselves; the weaker I sold. “Impudent fellows!” said the prince. Casually, while surveying the squadron, the Emperor’s eyes met Rostóv’s and rested …

With these he seemed to succeed in keeping his head above the water, weighted as he was with the body of his foe.

The emperor Balbinus attempted, by ineffectual edicts and precarious truces, to reconcile the factions at Rome. A privilege not unlike this is sometimes given to seamen, who serve for pay. Edited by F. [Greek: hoi dystychountes ex heterôn cheirona paschontôn paramythountai]—The unhappy derive comfort from the worse misfortunes of others. Apparently the Senators in question …

Cervantes failed so wretchedly in art that in 1588 he left the Madrid stage to seek work in Seville; and no play of Lope’s dates so early as that, save one written while he was at school.

In the battle the Dutch are stated to have lost seven thousand men, and eighteen sail burnt, sunk, or taken. Die Zeiten der Vergangenheit / Sind uns ein Buch mit sieben Siegeln; / Was Ihr den Geist der Zeiten heisst / Das ist im Grund’ der Herrn eigner Geist, / In dem die Zeiten sich …

Superstition has often framed and consecrated the fantastic garments of the monks: but their apparent singularity sometimes proceeds from their uniform attachment to a simple and primitive model, which the revolutions of fashion have made ridiculous in the eyes of mankind.

That what is in motion must reach the half is the assertion of continuity, i.e. Noticing this, I quietly walked aside among the bushes, and when out of sight hurried a little in advance and waited at the roadside for the column. About three years before, a violent internal dissension had taken place in Kolophon, …

For seeing philosophy has not been able to find out any way to tranquillity that is good in common, let every one seek it in particular.

As to conveying articles of the first kind, it is evident that any one must be ranked as an enemy, who supplies an enemy with the means of prosecuting hostilities. Their number was enlarged by the association of the seven deacons of the most considerable hospitals, the seven palatine judges of the Lateran, and some …

Their bullying tyranny was exasperated for many a generation by the conviction that, despite numerical inferiority of one to three (3,380,000 to 9,500,000), theirs was the ruling class; and that the Mudir, the Wali, the Ministry, and the Sultan himself would invariably support their iniquities, unless compelled by the Great Powers of Europe to do simple justice under threat of war.

Paris, 1881-1889. If the Civil War in England was auspicious to liberty, it was disastrous to art. PRESIDENT: As some discussion has arisen in the public prints regarding the battle of San Juan, Cuba, July 1, 1898, and your personal movements during that day have been the subject of comment, it may not be amiss …