It was as if she feared this strange, unexpected happiness of meeting again the very man she had then chosen (she was firmly convinced she had done so) and of finding him, as it seemed, not indifferent to her. But learning just as certainly that his will is subject to laws, he does not and cannot believe this. “As to your business,” Prince Andrew continued, addressing Borís, “we will talk of it later” (and he looked round at Rostóv). On the evening of the twenty-fourth of June, Count Zhilínski arranged a supper for his French friends. On fait souvent tort à la vérité par la manière dont on se sert pour la défendre—We often injure the truth by our manner of defending it.
Barlow and Birney entered almost simultaneously. Unless money therefore can be borrowed, trade cannot be carried on: and if no premium were allowed for the hire of money, few persons would care to lend it; or at least the ease of borrowing at short warning (which is the life of commerce) would be entirely at an end.”—B. and Jul., ii. Charles prided himself on his pedestrian feats. These functionaries for a long time held the elections in their power, and were amenable to corrupt treatment; in fact, they were expected to make the bargain most advantageous for the court of livery or aldermen, in whom the votes were generally vested.
Let us not propose to ourselves so floating and wavering an end; let us follow constantly after reason; let the public approbation follow us there, if it will; and as it wholly depends upon fortune, we have no reason sooner to expect it by any other way than that. Charles lying now at Oxford, his council, seeing that his army was destroyed, except the portion that was cooped up by the victorious generals in the West, and which every day was forced into less compass, advised him strongly to treat with the Parliament, as his only chance. I had been accustomed from the beginning to dryness and privation. determined, not according to any other nature, either about compassing and containing; or within, dispersed and contained; or without, depending. The Euphrates also is navigable up to Babylon, a distance of more than three thousand stadia.
After the pieces have been milled down to the desired degree, they present an uneven and, undesirable appearance on the surface, the ends of many of the fibres which previously projected having been turned and thus become embedded in the body of the cloth. Noris quam elegans formarum spectator fiem—You shall see how nice a judge of beauty I am. For, though the truth and worth of the sayings are nowise dependent on their authorship, it is well to know who those were that felt the burden they express, and found relief in uttering them. Reden kommt von Natur, Schweigen vom 45 Verstande—Speaking comes from nature, silence from discretion.