I says to myself, 'I'm making a better gentleman nor
ever you'll be
Space may produce new Worlds; whereof so rife There went a fame in Heav'n that he ere long Intended to create, and therein plant A generation, whom his choice regard Should favour equal to the Sons of Heaven: Thither, if but to prie, shall be perhaps Our first eruption, thither or elsewhere: For this Infernal Pit shall never hold Caelestial Spirits in Bondage, nor
th' Abysse Long under darkness cover.
Knights-errant knew and ought to know everything, Sancho," said Don Quixote; "for there were knights-errant in former times as well qualified to deliver a sermon or discourse in the middle of an encampment, as if they had graduated in the University of Paris; whereby we may see that the lance has never blunted the pen, nor
the pen the lance.
She taught me rapidly the language and customs of my kind, and one night she told me the story I have told to you up to this point, impressing upon me the necessity for absolute secrecy and the great caution I must exercise after she had placed me with the other young Tharks to permit no one to guess that I was further advanced in education than they, nor
by any sign to divulge in the presence of others my affection for her, or my knowledge of my parentage; and then drawing me close to her she whispered in my ear the name of my father.
Of course, he had no other object than to shake hands with his fellow-citizens, and neither thought nor
cared about any effect which his progress through the country might have upon the election.
Excessive bail shall not be required nor
excessive fines imposed, nor
cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.
It was easy to see why the Kaolians needed no navy; their cities, hidden in the midst of this towering forest, must be entirely invisible from above, nor
could a landing be made by any but the smallest fliers, and then only with the greatest risk of accident.
for the artisans are not, nor
the multitude of those who are employed in inferior offices.
Our young people have thought and written much on labor and reform, and for all that they have written, neither the world nor
themselves have got on a step.
That the money came from Bulstrode would infallibly have been guessed even if there had been no direct evidence of it; for it had beforehand entered into the gossip about Lydgate's affairs, that neither his father-in-law nor
his own family would do anything for him, and direct evidence was furnished not only by a clerk at the Bank, but by innocent Mrs.
A Chief may, and often does, play almost an entire game without leaving his own square, where, mounted upon a thoat, he may overlook the entire field and direct each move, nor
may he be reproached for lack of courage should he elect thus to play the game since, by the rules, were he to be slain or so badly wounded as to be compelled to withdraw, a game that might otherwise have been won by the science of his play and the prowess of his men would be drawn.
Now, in the words of the writer before quoted--the learned doctor himself nowhere puts it so concisely: "A man inclosed in such a closet could neither see nor
be seen; neither hear nor
be heard; neither feel nor
be felt; neither live nor
die, for both life and death are processes which can take place only where there is force, and in empty space no force could exist.