It is no less worthy, to observe, how little alteration in good spirits, the approaches of death make; for they appear to be the same men, till the last instant.
Writing is about your way of being. One unchangeable course bears along the affairs of men and gods alike. Non est curiosus, quin idem sit malevolus. Just so in the sacred games many have won the victory by wearing out the hands of their assailants through stubborn endurance.
But it is not the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in, and settleth in it, that doth the hurt; such as we spake of before. Xenophanes did not believe that his god created people, instead he stated that all living things, including people, developed from earth and water.
The gallows stood in a small yard, separate from the main grounds of the prison, and overgrown with tall prickly weeds. Stoicism was a Greek school of philosophy that, while ostensibly non-religious and anti-superstitious, viewed the universe as being intelligently designed by a rational creator, who continued to govern the universe through his divine providence.
To come all that way, rifle in hand, with two thousand people marching at my heels, and then to trail feebly away, having done nothing—no, that was impossible. The convicts, under the command of warders armed with lathis, were already receiving their breakfast.
Shampoo is a detergent, just like laundry detergent, dishwashing powder and the stuff you use to clean your bathroom. Therefore action for an end is present in things which come to be and are by nature.
He supposed, as originating principles of all things, atoms and vacuity. Fixed for ten hours on a comfortless bench, they know no way of occupying themselves, and if they think at all it is to whimper about hard luck and pine for work.
Whose reality are we talking about? After some time, the gods grew tired of working so they created humans to do their work for them. Our late companions were scattering north, south, cast and west, like bugs into a mattress.
For by that time, though their virtue be the same, yet it hath not the same lustre; for fresh men grow up that darken it. And you need not be surprised; if no one can do him an injury, no one can do him a service either. Down there where coal is dug is a sort of world apart which one can quite easily go through life without ever hearing about.
You come from a rich cultural heritage. Use sophisticated language, but not at the expense of readability. I am sure that you all know it. For new nobility is but the act of power, but ancient nobility is the act of time. We see the Switzers last well, notwithstanding their diversity of religion, and of cantons.
Our government has embarked on an investigation to determine whether the atrocities performed at Abu Ghraib were aberrational or systemic. Solution of the governing equations is obtained from approximation of the fluxes across the boundaries of adjacent volumes. These two sentiments are perfectly consistent with each other; in fact, they necessarily complement each other.
In time, the style will crystalize. A man that hath no virtue in himself, ever envieth virtue in others.
Children sweeten labors; but they make misfortunes more bitter. The difference in affection, of parents towards their several children, is many times unequal; and sometimes unworthy; especially in the mothers; as Salomon saith, A wise son rejoiceth the father, but an ungracious son shames the mother.
The creatures whom you regard as fortunate, if you could see them, not as they appear to the eye, but as they are in their hearts, are wretched, filthy, base - like their own house-walls, adorned only on the outside.
A monarchy, where there is no nobility at all, is ever a pure and absolute tyranny; as that of the Turks. We can accept certain kinds of misrepresentation, such as fudging about the amount of fat in his hamburger but once a butcher knowingly sells us spoiled meat we go elsewhere.
Is it their nature, or are they puppets of imperial forces with agendas of their own? The first impression of all, overmastering everything else for a while, is the frightful, deafening din from the conveyor belt which carries the coal away.
He looked suddenly stricken, shrunken, immensely old, as though the frightful impact of the bullet had paralysed him without knocking him down. If I have received an injury, it must necessarily have been done. To the same category belongs the matter under discussion.
Six tall Indian warders were guarding him and getting him ready for the gallows.This glossary is a guide to many of the terms you might hear in the BDSM community. Not everyone who is involved with BDSM is into everything listed here; many of the practices described in the Glossary are quite rare.
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window - As the credits roll we see the blinds of a three-pane window slowly being lifted up, after they finish the camera moves forward revealing to our gaze the reality on the other side of the open window.
INTRODUCTION. Inwhen the author of the essays here assembled was elected professor of political and social science in Yale College, he was, to use his own words, “a young and untried man.” He was selected for his position, not as a specialist, but because he was what he was.
Someone in those days must have been an excellent judge of men. "Guy de la Valdene’s sublime On the Water is the spiritual yin to The Old Man and the Sea ’s yang.
De la Valdene engages with water, its creatures, and the fishing of them as a profound expression of connection and even love, a way into the self and into the wider universe that illuminates the deep nature of both. In each of these essays, students were able to share stories from their everyday lives to reveal something about their character, values, and life that aligned with the culture and values at Hopkins.
‘Tis the season for leftover corned beef. One of my favorite ways to enjoy it is a nice, fat corned beef on rye, spread thickly with mustard.
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