`Can a cube that does not last for any time
at all, have a real existence?'
And he dances, and he yells; Keeping time
, In a sort of Runic rhyme, To the pæan of the bells - Of the bells: - Keeping time
, In a sort of Runic rhyme, To the throbbing of the bells - Of the bells, bells, bells - To the sobbing of the bells: - Keeping time
, As he knells, knells, knells, In a happy Runic rhyme, To the rolling of the bells - Of the bells, bells, bells: - To the tolling of the bells - Of the bells, bells, bells, bells, Bells, bells, bells - To the moaning and the groaning of the bells.
Space and time
also belong to this class of quantities.
So that if we examine the case of a man whose connection with the external world is well known, where the time
between the action and its examination is great, and where the causes of the action are most accessible, we get the conception of a maximum of inevitability and a minimum of free will.
Since season for the production of children is determined (not exactly, but to speak in general), namely, for the man till seventy years, and the woman till fifty, the entering into the marriage state, as far as time
is concerned, should be regulated by these periods.
But as time
went on, as life became more easy, in one way or another the savage learned to become less savage.
On the lapse of Time
. -- Independently of our not finding fossil remains of such infinitely numerous connecting links, it may be objected, that time
will not have sufficed for so great an amount of organic change, all changes having been effected very slowly through natural selection.
"I still had to learn, in addition to the name of the assassin, which I did later, the time
of the original attack.
Guadiana your squire, likewise bewailing your fate, was changed into a river of his own name, but when he came to the surface and beheld the sun of another heaven, so great was his grief at finding he was leaving you, that he plunged into the bowels of the earth; however, as he cannot help following his natural course, he from time
comes forth and shows himself to the sun and the world.
Uniformity in the time
of elections seems not less requisite for executing the idea of a regular rotation in the Senate, and for conveniently assembling the legislature at a stated period in each year.
`Of course not,' Alice replied very readily: `but that's because it stays the same year for such a long time
I fancy, also, that I must by this time
have read the Odyssey, for the "Battle of the Frogs and Mice" was in the second volume, and it took me so much that I paid it the tribute of a bald imitation in a mock-heroic epic of a cat fight, studied from the cat fights in our back yard, with the wonted invocation to the Muse, and the machinery of partisan gods and goddesses.