Let them not, therefore, reproach me with the infirmities under which I now suffer; is it not enough that I for my part have lived seven-and-forty years in good health? though it should be the end of my career; ‘tis of the longer sort.
Every one of Alexander’s followers carried his head on one side, as he did; and the flatterers of Dionysius ran against one another in his presence, and stumbled at and overturned whatever was under foot, to shew they were as purblind as he. “God be thanked that you are in time,” said she to one of the priests; “all we relatives have been in such anxiety. We are more sensible of one little touch of a surgeon’s lancet than of twenty wounds with a sword in the heat of fight. A retreat at that time would have been a terrible disaster. Edited by William Crookes, F.C.S.
Quid velit et possit rerum concordia discors—What 10 the discordant concord of things means and can educe. Pierre looked at the soldier and remembered that, two days before, that man had burned his shirt while drying it at the fire and how they had laughed at him. Do but observe how Plato is tumbled and tossed about; every one ennobling his own opinions by applying him to himself, and making him take what side they please. In like sort dealt the king with the residue of his officers, saieng that he ought not to be inferior in degree & of lesse account than an other ordinarie heire whatsoeuer within the realme of England; sith the law and custome of the realme of England auerreth, that euerie heire being in the gardianship of anie lord, when he is growne to be one and twentie yeares of age, ought presentlie to inioy the inheritance left him by his father, and is lawfullie to possesse his patrimonie, and freelie to dispose and order his owne goods and chattels to his liking. For something like two thousand years the Egyptian language was a dead language in the fullest sense of the term, and the records, locked imperishably in the hieroglyphics, seemed likely to hold their mysterious secret from the prying minds of all generations of men.
To secure himself from the attack of the Government, and at the same time to enable him to effect his own purpose, Montagu offered himself as a candidate for Parliament at Grinstead, but was defeated by the influence of Danby. All the unmarried ladies and even the married ones except the very oldest rose. It was during this halt opposite Charmandê that a dispute occurred among the Greeks themselves, menacing to the safety of all. “Altogether such heroism as was displayed by the Russian warriors cannot be imagined or adequately praised!” said Berg, glancing round at Natásha, and as if anxious to conciliate her, replying to her intent look with a smile. Accordingly, on the next day, about the first hour of the day, I came from Tarichee, and found the multitude already assembled in the Proseucha; but on what account they were gotten together, those that were assembled did not know.
no good…” said the prince rapidly, and thrusting his feet into his slippers and his arms into the sleeves of his dressing gown, he went to the couch on which he slept. The Bronze Gates of Balawat in Assyria (in Jour. By nine o’clock at night he was in possession of five of these redans and, of course, of the connecting lines of rifle-pits. Nicholas, not stopping to talk to the man, asked his sister and Pétya to wait for him and rode to the spot where the enemy’s, Ilágin’s, hunting party was.  Xen.
for we shall there find work enough to do, without any need of addition. Soon after, the official and doctor came to tell the prioress I must be closely locked up. in the ordinary courts, and nominated … His disappearance took place on the Nones of the month now called July, but then Quintilis, leaving nothing certain or agreed on about his end except the date. XXIII. Hannibal is said to have been hastening to relieve Tarentum, and to have been within five miles of it when it was taken.
Yet it is thought that profit is to be derived from learning the various opinions and reflections of other men. Yet this was a precious time to me, for two reasons. We mean, on the contrary, that in a larger space the half can be allowed, but we conceive that we must somewhere attain to a space so small that no halving is possible, or an indivisible, non-continuous space which is no space. Aah-hotep would have had every right to rule as sovereign, but she willingly gave over the power to her sons. But in what cases any one is released from being answerable for what is done by his subordinate agents, is a point not so much for the law of nations, as for the municipal law, and particularly the maritime code of each country to decide.
VI., iv. War was the only art which he professed.