The convicts, under the command of warders armed with lathis, were already receiving their breakfast. I went back to the plateau and when I got there I found they had put a road right through the middle of it.
He who cites the opinion, or remark, or saying of another, whether it has been written or spoken, is certainly one who quotes; and this we shall find to be universally practiced. The hard part is doing it. In the hotter mines they wear only a pair of thin drawers, clogs and knee-pads; in the hottest mines of all, only the clogs and knee-pads.
Jones Gnomic wisdom, however, is notoriously polychrome, and proverbs depend for their truth entirely on the occasion they are applied to. Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit not a vegetable. This is far different from nobody doing so. But at that moment I glanced round at the crowd that had followed me.
The same tradition exists on the Lob-nor and in the oasis of Kerya. You do not notice the effect of this till you have gone a few hundred yards. But in any case, though the ugliness of industrialism is the most obvious thing about it and the thing every newcomer exclaims against, I doubt whether it is centrally important.
Your guide a miner is sympathetic. Their median life span was higher than at any period for the next six thousand years, and their health, as estimated by measuring the pelvic inlet depth of their skeletons, appears to have been better, again, than at any period since—including the present day.
It is a privilege denied to many. A phrase from one of their invoices sticks in my memory. You do not say it now, perhaps; but by and by, when the hair grows gray and the eyes grow dim and the young despair comes to curse the old age, you will say: Like most second-hand bookshops we had various sidelines.
But even Wigan is beautiful compared with Sheffield. And like the neoliberals, they think they have radical solutions. Thus, while new discoveries are daily made of great arts and sciences having existed far back in the night of time, even the knowledge of writing is refused to some of the most ancient nations, and they are credited with barbarism instead of culture.Please check back often as I fill these pages with inspirational thoughts, quotes and poems, and I hope something you read here will touch you as so often words can.
Welcome to my page of quotations about age, aging, and youth. Even though I've been collecting these since I was thirteen, I must admit that this page has grown quite a bit since my late thirties and early forties, when the subject suddenly became a.
@bbartlog. I see a constant stream of shill newspaper pieces being pushed by “patients groups” (which happen to be sponsored by the “compassionate” company) which claim that the cruel health service won’t pay for [wonder drug] which Concerned Father quoted here is saying is the only hope for his dying daughter.
THE SECRET DOCTRINE: THE SYNTHESIS OF SCIENCE, RELIGION, AND PHILOSOPHY. by H. P. BLAVATSKY, Author of "ISIS UNVEILED." "There is no Religion higher than Truth.".
Michael Bloomfield Recollections E-mail additional c ontributions to [email protected] Since "MiKE bloomfield: An American Guitarist" went live in the winter ofmany of Michael's friends and fans have contributed their recollections, insights and thoughts to what has happily turned into a colossal project.
Most of those. A . A caballo regalado no se le mira el diente/colmillo/dentado/pelo or A caballo regalado no le mires los dientes.
English equivalent: Don't look a gift horse in.Download