are not Russian, nor are our conservatives, and you may be sure that the nation does not recognize anything that has been done by the landed gentry, or by the seminarists, or what is to be done either.
this paragraph refers to controversies, before the French "July Revolution" of 1830, between rightist ("cote droit" = right side) legitimists, who read the official "Moniteur" newspaper and supported the absolutist Bourbon monarchy of King Charles X, and leftist ("cote gauche" = left side) liberals
, who read "Le Temps" and argued for reform or revolution; "nothing good could come of Nazareth" = from the Bible, John, I, 46: "Can any good thing come out of Nazareth"}
About twelve the 'phone came through--the Liberals
cast at his door all the foundlings hitherto attributed to du Bousquier.
233), and the subsequent years when in Continental Europe despotic government reasserted itself and sternly suppressed liberal
hopes and uprisings, while in England liberalism and democracy steadily and doggedly gathered force until by the Reform Bill of 1832 political power was largely transferred from the former small governing oligarchy to the middle class.
If there was a reason for his preferring liberal
to conservative views, which were held also by many of his circle, it arose not from his considering liberalism more rational, but from its being in closer accordance with his manner of life.
Do not the very actions for which the historians praise Alexander I (the liberal
attempts at the beginning of his reign, his struggle with Napoleon, the firmness he displayed in 1812 and the campaign of
And amongst those arts, there is none better than that which Plinius Secundus speaketh of, which is to be liberal
of praise and commendation to others, in that, wherein a man's self hath any perfection.
As there is one end common to a man both as an individual and a citizen, it is evident that a good man and a good citizen must have the same object in view; it is evident that all the virtues which lead to rest are necessary; for, as we have often said, the end of war is peace, of labour, rest; but those virtues whose object is rest, and those also whose object is labour, are necessary for a liberal
life and rest; for we want a supply of many necessary things that we may be at rest.
He had great moments, beautiful and noble thoughts, generous aspirations, and a heart wide and warm enough for the whole race, but he had no bounds, no shape; he was as liberal
as the casing air, but he was often as vague and intangible.
In general he was judged, throughout the parishes of Donwell and Highbury, with great candour; liberal
allowances were made for the little excesses of such a handsome young man one who smiled so often and bowed so well; but there was one spirit among them not to be softened, from its power of censure, by bows or smilesMr.
They settled in town, received very liberal
assistance from Mrs.