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Dombey and Son

By: Charles Dickens

...obster eyes round and round Princess’ s Place, and apostrophizing its fra- grant air, ‘six months ago, the woman loved the ground Josh Bagstock walked... ..., one don’t know anything; that’s the fact. We go on taking everything for granted, and so we go on, until whatever we do, good, bad, or indifferent, ... ...d, like a great machine—that was its habit and mine—and to take it all for granted, and consider it all right. My Wednesday nights came regularly roun... ... Mrs Miff,’ says Mr Sownds with a relish, ‘she is what you may call a rose-bud.’ 800 Dombey & Son Mrs Miff assents with a spare nod of her mortified ... ...what an extraordinary woman that is.’ Mr Feeder was willing to take it for granted. But Mr T oots shook his head, and wouldn’t hear of that being poss... ...would have me ask his pardon, I will do it, Mama. I am almost sure he will grant it now, if I ask him. May Heaven grant it to you, too, and comfort yo...

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Facts and Fictions in the Securities Industry

By: Sam Vaknin

...ter (statute) of the firm and other incorporation documents. • Copies of licences granted to the firm. • A legal opinion regarding the above lice... ...en among hitherto skeptical economists in developing countries. In an interview he granted to Financialexpress.com in January 2007, Marti G Subrahm... ...y new presidential administration will bring with it a new Board. The major powers granted to the Board will effectively change the accounting prof... ... Well, now the SEC has a Congressional mandate. Federal courts are authorized to "grant any equitable relief that may be appropriate or necessary ... ...sons. But in Russia, and in other former socialist countries, they have often been granted "de jure" (legal) independence but not full "de facto" (... ...omer satisfaction deteriorate. This is mortal danger and it should be nipped in the bud. Frankly, I do not believe much in introducing rational sol...

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The World Factbook: 1987

By: Central Intelligence Agency

...d Type: self-governing until complete inde- pendence from the Netherlands is granted in 1996 Legal system: based on Dutch civil law system, with some ... ...ommunists: no overt Communist pres- ence Other political or pressure groups: Bud- dhist clergy, Indian merchant community, ethnic Nepalese organizatio... ...ts France, Kenya, Re- union Budget: domestic revenues, $11 million; external grants, $29 million; current ex- penditures, $14 million; capital expendi... ...ery, transport equipment Budget: estimated in percent of GDP revenues 30.7%, grants 4.0%, expenditures 45.7% (1986) Monetary conversion rate: 176.14 D... ...her Religion: 83.5% Hindu, 11.0% Muslim, 2.6% Christian, 2.0-2.5% Sikh, 0.7% Bud- dhist, 0.2% other Language: Hindi, English, and 14 other official la... ...apan, Middle East, US, Rwanda, Uganda Budget: as percent of GDP revenues and grants 24%; total expenditures and net lending - 28% (1985/86 est.) Exter... ... 4% Kazakh, 2% Chinese, 2% Russian, 2% other Religion: predominantly Tibetan Bud- dhist, about 4% Muslim, limited religious activity because of Commun... ...in world, although no sharp distinction be- tween many Hindu (about 88%) and Bud- dhist groups; small groups of Muslims and Christians Language: Nepal... ...nese, 14.9% Malay, 6.4% Indian, 2.3% other Religion: majority of Chinese are Bud- dhists or atheists; Malays nearly all Mus- lim; minorities include C...

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Heroes of Unknown Seas and Savage Lands

By: J. W. Buel

...terrible wounds 217- 227 CHAPTER XX. Cortez Plucks the Flower Glory out of the bud Of defeat. -- Recruiting another expedition against Mexico -- Captu... ...etimes the spectres give an omen of approaching death, as in the story told by Grant: An officer of the English Navy was pacing the deck when his sist... ..., the Khan answered them, "Since you desire your reproach and shame, let it be granted you; go and do herein after your wont." The messenger returning... ...mperial lineage of Zingis-Khan, or of one family called Boriat, which had been granted this privilege for the great valor some member had shown upon a... ...corpses that were polluting the streets, they utilized the time which was thus granted in preparing for a secret removal of their Emperor to the main ... ... from London and Paris, and as they came they brought with them favorites, and grants dispossessing the original colonists, many of whom not obtaining...

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Proceedings of the First International Conference on Neutrosophy, Neutrosophic Logic, Neutrosophic Set, Neutrosophic Probability and Statistics

By: Florentin Smarandache

... References: [1] Chin Kung, What is Buddhism, http://www.amtb.org.tw/e-bud/E-BUD.HTM [since Master Chin Kung is a Buddhist monk, his B... ...s a time defining hypothesis, as well as that of the relative stability do not grant to an entity the possibility to travel in a retrograde fashion (... ...tly objectively. They are all himself because humans subjectively take it for granted and firmly believe so. But, are all these pertaining to his...

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The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

By: Charles Dickens

...ith a mysterious air that he had heard a medical gentleman as went down to Grantham last week, say how that snuff- taking was bad for the eyes; but fo... ... of the best inns in En- gland, turned in, for the night, at the George at Grantham. The remainder wrapped themselves more closely in their coats and ... ...h swept across the open country. They were little more than a stage out of Grantham, or about halfway between it and Newark, when Nicholas, who had be... ...p watch outside the door—and if a green chariot passes in the direction of Grantham, to stop it instantly.’ The people of the house were evidently ove... ...e very tiptop and summit of it all. ‘As the guard has gone on horseback to Grantham to get another coach,’ said the good-tempered gentleman when they ... ...n her, and, guessing his intentions, she had resolved to check them in the bud; as if she felt it her bounden duty to act with Spartan firmness, and a...

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Love's Labours Lost

By: William Shakespeare

...I am the last that will last keep his oath. But is there no quick recreation granted? FERDINAND: Ay, that there is. Our court, you know, is haunted ... ...I hope in God for high words. LONGAVILLE: A high hope for a low heaven: God grant us patience! BIRON: To hear? or forbear laughing? LONGAVILLE: To ... ...ARIA: You sheep, and I pasture: shall that finish the jest? BOYET: So you grant pasture for me. [Offering to kiss her .] MARIA: ... ... blow? speak to be understood. BOYET: Fair ladies mask’d are roses in their bud; Dismask’d, their damask sweet commixture shown, Are angels vailing c... ...We did not quote them so. FERDINAND: Now, at the latest minute of the hour, Grant us your loves. PRINCESS: A time, methinks, too ...

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Ten Years Later

By: Alexandre Dumas

... the part of the citizens of Blois this was a cul- pable piece of disrespect, for Monsieur was, after the king — nay, even, perhaps before the king — ... ...Monsieur was, after the king — nay, even, perhaps before the king — the greatest noble of the kingdom. In fact, God, who had granted to Louis XIV ., t... ...rl, my dear. Is that a question to put to me? I mean everybody; I mean the court- iers, the nobles; I mean the king.” “Pardon me, my good friend, but ... ... and, it might be said, inevitable, at that period. M. de Conde, on being restored to favor, had at once availed himself of all the privileges of the ... ...d the cardinal, “so much the worse! Sire, I should wish your majesty to ask of me some- thing of importance, even a sacrifice; but whatever it may be ...

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King Henry V

By: William Shakespeare

...he prize you at. Thus says my king; an’ if your father’s highness Do not, in grant of all demands at large, Act II, scene iv 26 Sweeten the bitter mo... ... huge and proper life Be here presented. Now we bear the king Toward Calais: grant him there; there seen, Heave him away upon your winged thoughts Ath... ... thy speak ing of my tongue, and I thine, most truly falsely, must needs be granted to be much at one. But, Kate, dost thou understand thus much Engl... .... KING HENRY V : Is’t so, my lords of England? WESTMORELAND: The king hath granted every article: His daughter first, and then in sequel all, Accord... ...demands, that the King of France, having any occasion to write for matter of grant, shall name your highness in this form and with this addition in Fr...

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Don Juan

By: George Byron

... whereon he his head might lay, And hear the heart beat with the love it granted, With several other things, which I forget, Or which, at ... ... conscience as before, ‘T will one day ask you why you used me so? God grant you feel not then the bitterest grief! Antonia! where ‘s my pock... ... speech, and begg’d her pardon, Which Julia half withheld, and then half granted, And laid conditions he thought very hard on, Denying sever... ...ties Are longer lived than others,—God knows why, Unless to plague the grantors,—yet so true it is, That some, I really think, do never die;... ...st now warms, Pillow’d on her o’erflowing heart, which pants With all it granted, and with all it grants. An infant when it gazes on a light, ... ... of grace, As beautiful as her own native land, And far away, the last bud of her race, Howe’er our friend Don Juan might command Himself ...

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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories

By: H. G. Wells

...K. Jerome, Kenneth Graham, Arthur Morrison, Marriott Watson, George Moore, Grant Allen, George Egerton, Henry Harland, Pett Ridge, W . W . Jacobs (who... ...m jam-making to see it at once, directly he made the discovery. “That is a bud,” he said, “and presently there will be a lot of leaves there, and thos... ...ink, and saved the world. The people of the north would follow me, I knew, granted only that in one thing I respected their moral standards. The east ... ...st to the universal inde- pendent blueness of the sea. He had taken it for granted that a day would come when everywhere about the earth, plough and c...

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The Two Sides of the Shield

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...eople are content to do in Germany. As to his opinions, we all took it for granted that he was a freethinker; but I can’t tell how that might be. Maur... ...etween you and Mysie, so she must take her place accordingly. And today we grant her the privilege of the new-comer.’ Dolores would have esteemed the ... ...ho had uncon- sciously snubbed some of her affectations, and nipped in the bud a flirtation with Harry, besides calling off some of the curates to be ... ...thoroughly good, 100 The Two Sides of the Shield and every inch a lady.’ ‘Granted, but that’s not the other one—Constance is her name? My dear, I saw... ...e’ s the ‘Bereaved Mother’ s Address to her Infant:’ ‘Sweet little bud of stainless white, Thou’lt blossom in the garden of light.’ ... ...com- fort, and, as she said it, she resolved in her mind whether she could grant Dolores’s request; for she was not sure whether she should be allowed... ...re ballet than quadrille, and they looked uncommonly pretty. Uncle William granted that, though he grumbled at the whole concern as nonsense, and wond...

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Cousin Betty

By: Honoré de Balzac

...e contrary, a piece of flattery to the dupe’s conceit. The rare interviews granted to Crevel kept his passion at white heat. He was constantly blocked... ... sight of the Brazilian gave him a shock, Crevel begged Madame Marneffe to grant him two minutes’ speech with her. Valerie led Crevel into the drawing... ...k which Steinbock flashed at Valerie, “I knew you were a profligate in the bud! Well, Valerie is lovely—but try not to bring trouble on Hortense.” NOT... ... time. Yes, I have fought many a pitched battle to keep you in it.—Well, I grant you your two re- quests; it would be too bad to see you riding the ba... ...for that. Poor Adeline, incapable of imagining a patch, of pinning a rose- bud in the very middle of her bosom, of devising the tricks of the toilet i... ...people were ready to offer good rents for the shops, on condition of being granted leases for eighteen years. The dwelling apartments rose in value by... ... are illogical. You want a battle fought, but you object to blows.—Well, I grant you the innocence you are so careful over. I have al- ways found that...

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Our Mutual Friend

By: Charles Dickens

...had worked together. Their goings-on had been going on for some time. Even granting that it was as you have had in your thoughts, what the two had don... ...culiar in ME. It must often happen with miscellaneous ones.’ ‘With ribs (I grant you) always. But not else. When I pre- pare a miscellaneous one, I kn... ...h much,’ W egg reasons persuasively . ‘Not for miscellaneous working in, I grant you, Mr Wegg; but you might turn out valuable yet, as a—’ here Mr Ven... ...eir many hands, bemoaning that they had been over- persuaded by the sun to bud; the young leaves pined; the spar- rows repented of their early marriag... ...as offered to present a purse containing twenty pounds, to the Society for Granting Annuities to Unassuming Members of the Middle 210 Our Mutual Frie... ...sworthy Park, and ask this favour of Lord Snigsworth? Of course if it were granted I should know that I owed it solely to you; while at the same time ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VI : Our Psychological Motivations

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...nce from their physical and social environments; they rely on their own development and their continued growth. They do not take blessings for grante... ... ―When looking at sex and power we have two powerful, probably innate, drives. Women, traditionally through their beauty, get power over men. Granti... ...‖ 59 —―Let‘s not forget the individual using his wiles to get God to grant ... ...ult humans, was offered by Dr. Harry Overstreet. He stated that, ‗The love of a person does not imply the possession of that person. It means granti... ... their lives and having good relationships as being spiritual qualities. It made for good press coverage, and maybe opened the doors for more grant ...

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The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

By: William Shakespeare

...self so secret and so close, So far from sounding and discovery, As is the bud bit with an envious worm, Ere he can spread his sweet leaves to the air... ...prayer. ROMEO: O, then, dear saint, let lips do what hands do; They pray, grant thou, lest faith turn to despair. JULIET: Saints do not move, though... ...rant thou, lest faith turn to despair. JULIET: Saints do not move, though grant for prayers’ sake. ROMEO: Then move not, while my prayer’s effect I ... ...ch doth cease to be Ere one can say ‘It lightens.’ Sweet, good night! This bud of love, by summer’s ripening breath, May prove a beauteous flower when...

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On the Origin of Species

By: Charles Darwin

...easily be given of ‘sporting plants;’ by this term gardeners mean a single bud or offset, which suddenly assumes a new and sometimes very different ch... ... and in this case we see that the treatment of the par- ent has affected a bud or offset, and not the ovules or pollen. But it is the opinion of most ... ...nion of most physiologists that there is no essential difference between a bud and an ovule in their earliest stages of formation; so that, in fact, ‘... ... by blending together, any slight deviations of structure, in such case, I grant that we could deduce nothing from domestic varieties in 22 On the Or... ...nd is, I believe, an extremely important element of success. Though nature grants vast peri- ods of time for the work of natural selection, she does ... ...r the work of natural selection, she does 98 On the Origin of Species not grant an indefinite period; for as all organic be- ings are striving, it ma... ...ing. In the case of ‘sport- 124 On the Origin of Species ing’ plants, the bud, which in its earliest condition does not apparently differ essentially... ...ifference between their females; and the truth of this proposition will be granted. The cause of the original variability of secondary sexual characte... ...ough this is perfectly effected by a crowd of bees working in a dark hive. Grant whatever instincts you please, and it seems at first quite inconceiva...

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The Divine Comedy of Dante

By: H. F. Cary

...ds I beheld A throng upon the shore of a great stream: Whereat I thus: “Sir! grant me now to know Whom here we view, and whence impell’d they seem So ... ...y moves. But tell me; in the time of your sweet sighs, By what, and how love granted, that ye knew Your yet uncertain wishes?” She replied: “No greate... ...pirit I. But by that virtue, which empowers my step To treat so wild a path, grant us, I pray, One of thy band, whom we may trust secure, Who to the f... ...s wrong to do thee some amends, In the upper world (for thither to return Is granted him) thy fame he may revive.” “That pleasant word of thine,”... ...hen to him rejoin’d, “while I was there, That all she ask’d me I was fain to grant. Now that beyond the’ accursed stream she dwells, She may no longer...

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Celt and Saxon

By: George Meredith

...l utterances. For him, he decided that he would have rejoiced at the news. Granting the prince a monster, however, as Mr. Adister unforcedly considere... ... on the tongue outside to a foot of the door. Arctic to freeze the boldest bud of liberty! I’ d like a French chanson from ye, Pat, to put us in tune,... ...e mother of the curses trooping over to Ireland under Strongbow, that I’ll grant you. But she reined you in when you were a real warhorse ramping and ... ...cretary’s books at the expiry of the week, which was the length of time he granted this ardent volunteer for evaporat- ing and vanishing. ‘If it relea... ...ty. He held them to be just, simply sensible terms. T rue, he spoke of the granting them as a sure method to rally all Ireland to an ardent love of th...

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Sophocles Oedipus the King Oedipus at Colonus and Antigone

By: F. Storr

... Golden child of Zeus, O hear Let thine angel face appear! (Str. 3) And grant that Ares whose hot breath I feel, Though without targe or steel... ...well deny. CREON And as thy consort queen she shares the throne? OEDIPUS I grant her freely all her heart desires. CREON And with you twain I share th... ...ir a nursling then I seemed, how foul The canker that lay festering in the bud! Now is the blight revealed of root and fruit. Ye triple high-roads, an... ....] Oedipus the Kin Sophocles 56 CREON Lo, here is Creon, the one man to grant Thy prayer by action or advice, for he Is left the State s sole guard... ...esence comes to me A shock of glad surprise so noble thou, And I so vile O grant me one small boon. I ask it not on my behalf, but thine. CREON And wh... ...US But I am the gods abhorrence. CREON Then they soon will grant thy plea. OEDIPUS Lead me hence, then, I am willing. CREON ...

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Paradise Lost

By: John Milton

...bought with double smart. This knows my punisher; therefore as farr From granting hee, as I from begging peace: All hope excluded thus, behold i... ...rather to exalt Our happie state under one Head more neer United. But to grant it thee unjust, That equal over equals Monarch Reigne: Thy self... ..., and went forth among her Fruits and Flours, To visit how they prosper’d, bud and bloom, Her Nurserie; they at her coming sprung And toucht by ... ...ast 275 At Eev’n, which I bred up with tender hand From the first op’ning bud, and gave ye Names, Who now shall reare ye to the Sun, or ranke Y... ...y beseech That MOSES might report to them his will, And terror cease; he grants them thir desire, Instructed that to God is no access 1130 With...

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The Best of Four

By: Carol Ann Ellis

... economically survive among the competition. Sometimes we take farmers for granted and do not think of them as an important aspect of society. What wo... ...ps prevent them from doing many of the things that other students take for granted. The Hazleton Campus Stu- dent Relations Committee is involved with... ...e campus handicap accessible. A typical student may take many things for granted. All students should imagine they are a student who is con- fined t... ...tudents. Penn State s University Park recently received a federally funded grant. With this grant the uni- versity plans to renovate the campus for st... ...ction, because it is cheap and it satisfies. Since students have a limited bud- get in college, they cannot go wrong in choosing the Yong Hao Buffet. ...

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To Build a Fire : And Other Stories

By: Jack London

...mplified in all life. The rise of the sap, the bursting greenness of the willow bud, the fall of the yellow leaf — in this alone was told the whole his... ...Hudson’s Bay. “Confound it, Baptiste, could n’t think of it. Not for a moment. Grant that this man is a fool and of small use in the nature of things,... ...uld hear the green things growing, the running of the sap, the bursting of the bud. And he knew the subtle speech of the things that moved, of the rab... ... experienced a pang of regret that he had not devised a nose strap of the sort Bud wore in cold snaps. Such a strap passed across the cheeks, as well,... ...rse be exposed to the ceaseless scrutiny of innumerable eyes, like his, though grant edly different, with behind them, by the same token, intelligenc...

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The Long Vacation

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...arewood for nothing! Jolly good larks it is to see how all of you take for granted that a fellow never knew the taste of anything but tea and milk-and... ... this dearest, loveliest one. I came here this morning hoping that she may grant me leave to try to win her to be my own.” He looked at Francie. Her h...

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The Brothers Karamazov

By: Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky

...s a shady one, with old trees in it which were 121 Dostoevsky coming into bud. The first birds of spring were flitting in the branches, chirruping an... ... THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV – Part II you more intimately . Can you, dear sir, grant me this favour?” “I can, with the greatest pleasure, and I shall ...

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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe in Five Volumes Volume Two

By: Edgar Allan Poe

...utine of his duty, has been accustomed? Do you not see he has taken it for granted that all men proceed to conceal a letter,—not exactly in a gimlet h... ...ottise, car elle a convenue au plus grand nombre.’ The mathemati- cians, I grant you, have done their best to promulgate the popu- lar error to which ... ... doing, rather 123 V olume Two than upon the basis of what we took it for granted the Deity intended him to do. If we cannot comprehend God in his vi... ...ucceeded by the sassafras and locust—these again by the softer linden, red-bud, cat- alpa, and maple—these yet again by still more graceful and more m... ...o esset exploraturi.” 229 V olume Two We will say, then, that I am mad. I grant, at least, that there are two distinct conditions of my mental existe...

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Actions and Reactions

By: Rudyard Kipling

...fat people always prophesy ruin if things don’t go exactly your way. But I grant you there will be changes.” There were. When her eggs hatched, the wa... ... What more can mortal man desire?” (The Apple Tree’s in bud.) As Adam lay a-dreaming beneath the Apple Tree, The Angel of t...

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The Sonnets of William Shakespeare

By: William Shakespeare

...47 81 Or I shall live your epitaph to make, .......................47 82 I grant thou wert not married to my Muse ..............48 83 I never saw t... ...world’s fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy spring, Within thine own bud buriest thy content And, tender churl, makest waste in niggarding. ... ...ame! deny that thou bear’st love to any, Who for thyself art so unprovident. Grant, if thou wilt, thou art beloved of many, But that thou none lovest ... ...and eclipses stain both moon and sun, And loathsome canker lives in sweetest bud. All men make faults, and even I in this, Authorizing thy trespass wi... ... my gracious numbers are decay’d And my sick Muse doth give another place. I grant, sweet love, thy lovely argument Deserves the travail of a worthier... ...ath most breathes, even in the mouths of men. Shakespeare’s Sonnets 47 82 I grant thou wert not married to my Muse And therefore mayst without attain... ...ing; My bonds in thee are all determinate. For how do I hold thee but by thy granting? And for that riches where is my deserving? The cause of this fa...

...ies, Thyself thy foe, to thy sweet self too cruel. Thou that art now the world?s fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy spring, Within thine own bud buriest thy content And, tender churl, makest waste in niggarding. Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world?s due, by the grave and thee....

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The Works of Aristotle

By: Aristotle

...eminal excrescence, for nature does nothing in vain; and therefore we must grant, they were made for the use of seed and procreation, and placed in th... ...roduction usually called the hymen, but in French bouton de rose, or rose- bud, because it resembles the expanded bud of a rose or a gilly flower. Fro... ...ike fibres, each of them situated in the testicles, or spaces between each bud, with which, in a manner, they are proportionately distended, and when ... ...re that it springs from the menstruous blood, but if these two things were granted, then virgins, by having their courses or through nocturnal polluti... ...ted seminal excretions; but since nature forms nothing in vain, it must be granted that they were formed for the use of the seed and procreation, and ... ...kilful and experienced woman, to know the time of labour, but takes it for granted without further inquiry (for some such there are), and so goes abou... ...ing of an ague fit, but with the heat of the whole body, though it must be granted, this does not happen always. Also, if the humours which then flow ...

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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe in Five Volumes Volume Five

By: Edgar Allan Poe

...illain, Doctor Ponnonner, in pulling me by the nose?” It will be taken for granted, no doubt, that upon hearing this speech under the circumstances, w... ...had no refer- ence to your age at the period of interment (I am willing to grant, in fact, that you are still a young man), and my illusion was to the... ...st five thousand years have elapsed since your entomb- ment, I take it for granted that your histories at that period, if not your traditions were suf... ...ast very good reason for believing it intended as a series of lyrics; but, granting the epic intention, I can say only that the work is based in an im... ...o! It has been the fashion of late days to deny Moore Imagina- tion, while granting him Fancy—a distinction originating with Coleridge—than whom no ma... ... in the swellings of the river. †The Hyacinth. 198 EA Poe And the Nelumbo bud that floats for ever‡ With Indian Cupid down the holy river— Fair flowe...

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The Varieties of Religious Experience

By: William James

...mmunion with the divine. Not only the superhuman founders, the Christ, the Bud- dha, Mahomet, but all the originators of Christian sects have been in ... ...heart; that is, I felt that God had withdrawn the commun- ion which he had granted, and I was able to walk on, but very slowly, so strongly was I stil... ...our reason work together, and great world-ruling systems, like that of the Bud- dhist or of the Catholic philosophy, may grow up. Our impulsive belief... ...aving a necklace of white agates in his hand at the time he added: “O God, grant that it may come without delay. I would readily eat up this necklace ... ...diffi- culty of tracing the marginal outline, has neverthe- less taken for granted, first, that all the conscious- ness the person now has, be the sam... ...sk nothing more from the Source whence all strength cometh, and if that is granted, your wishes will have been ac- complished.”[169] There is somethin... ... self, for all those vain oblations. In the ascetic practices which Islam, Bud- dhism, and the older Christianity encourage we see how indestructible ... ...conduct on the other are almost always the same, for Stoic, Christian, and Bud- 487 William James dhist saints are practically indistinguishable in t... ...er the better to describe my general point of view; but as I apprehend the Bud- dhistic doctrine of Karma, I agree in principle with that. All superna...

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Middlemarch

By: George Eliot

...ffective. What could she do, what ought she to do?—she, hardly more than a bud- ding woman, but yet with an active conscience and a great mental need,... ...us asked to have a medical education, it seemed easier to his guardians to grant his request by apprenticing him to a country practitioner than to mak... ...George Eliot would be more perfect if another sitting could be had, it was granted for the morrow. On the morrow Santa Clara too was retouched more th... ...en allured by the gratification of his pride in being the person who could grant Naumann such an opportunity of studying her loveliness—or rather her ... ...ehood—unless she had been pale and fea- ture less and taken everything for granted. “I think it was you who were first hasty in your false suppo- siti... ...uld allow. Her little hands were clasped, and enclosed by Sir James’s as a bud is enfolded by a liberal calyx. “It is very shocking that Mr. Casaubon ... ... this kind cannot fairly fetter me as you appear to expect that it should. Granted that a benefactor’s wishes may constitute a claim; there must alway...

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Paradise Lost

By: John Milton

...ion bought with double smart. This knows my punisher; therefore as farr From granting hee, as I from begging peace: All hope excluded thus, behold in ... ...nt rather to exalt Our happie state under one Head more neer United. But to grant it thee unjust, That equal over equals Monarch Reigne: Thy self tho... ...se, and went forth among her Fruits and Flours, To visit how they prosper’d, bud and bloom, Her Nurserie; they at her coming sprung And toucht by her ... ...nd my last At Eev’n, which I bred up with tender hand From the first op’ning bud, and gave ye Names, Who now shall reare ye to the Sun, or ranke Your ... ... they beseech That MOSES might report to them his will, And terror cease; he grants them thir desire, Instructed that to God is no access Without Medi...

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War and Peace

By: Leo Tolstoy, Graf

... how is it you don’t understand that the Holy Father, who has the right to grant dispensations…” Just then the lady companion who lived with Helene ca... ...s arm. “Y ou have saved my life! Y ou are French. Y ou ask his par- don? I grant it you. Lead that man away!” said he quickly and 104 War and Peace –...

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The Kalevala the Epic Poem of Finland Translated into English

By: John Martin Crawford

...est, One’s own table is the sweetest, One’s own home, the most attractive. Grant, kind Ukko, God above me, Thou Creator, full of mercy, Grant that I a... ... I’ll gain my wished for freedom.” Lemminkainen, little heeding, Would not grant the maiden’s wishes, Would not heed her plea for mercy. Spake again t... ...r, Thou whose weapon is the lightning, Thou whose voice is borne by ether, Grant me now thy mighty fire sword, Give me here thy burning arrows, Lightn... ... Fairest maiden of the Northland. Spake the hostess of Pohyola: “Shall not grant to thee my daughter, Shall not give my lovely virgin, Till T uoni’s b... ...f ermine, For the hostess, shoes of silver, For the hero, mail of copper. “Grant O Ukko, my Creator, God of love, and truth, and justice, Grant thy bl... ...246 The Kalevala ‘Well thou knowest, ancient mother, How to make thy sweet bud blossom, How to train thy tender shootlet; Did not know where to ingraf...

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The Collected Poems

By: William Butler Yeats

...omes with sleep, Shudder that made them one. What else He give or keep God grant me — no, not here, For I am not so bold To hope a thing so dear Now I... ...ould carry it away to blasphemous men. A PRAYER ON GOING INTO MY HOUSE GOD grant a blessing on this tower and cottage And on my heirs, if all remain u... ...able or chair or stool not simple enough For shepherd lads in Galilee; and grant That I myself for portions of the year May handle nothing and set eye... ...myself to college? He. Go pluck Athene by the hair; For what mere book can grant a knowledge With an impassioned gravity Appropriate to that beating b... ...en come out again And spread on every side, And shake the blossom from the bud To be the garden’s pride.’ ‘But where can we draw water,’ Said Pearse t... ... to a frenzied drum, Out of the murderous innocence of the sea. May she be granted beauty and yet not Beauty to make a stranger’s eye distraught, Or h...

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The Noble Qur'An

By: Rev. J. M. Rodwell

...ore drive you out of the garden, and ye become wretched; For to thee is it granted that thou shalt not hunger therein, neither shalt thou be naked; Bu... ...c. 208. 10 Lit. except. 11 Lit. a tongue of truth, i.e. high repute. Or, grant that my words may be believed among posterity. See [lviii.] xix. 47. ... ...sun and the moon, each moving swiftly in its sphere. At no time 5 have we granted to man a life that shall last for ever: if thou then die, shall the... ...him not in speech. 5 Lit. before thee, which might seem to imply that the grant of immortality had been made to Muhammad. I have there- fore rendered... ...ous signs? When the youths betook them to the cave they said, “O our Lord! grant us mercy from before thee, and order for us our affair aright.” Then ...

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War and Peace

By: Leo Tolstoy, Graf

...efore Monsieur Buonaparte, and Monsieur Buonaparte sitting on a throne and granting the petitions of the nations? Adorable! It is enough to make one’s... ...l think of how he rose from an ensign and became Emperor. W ell, well, God grant it,” he added, not notic- ing his visitor’s sarcastic smile. The elde... ...I couldn’t possibly do it.” “Ah, my love,” answered Anna Mikhaylovna, “God grant you never know what it is to be left a widow with- out means and with... ...he was simply looking at him. “There is one thing I constantly pray God to grant, mon cousin,” she replied, “and it is that He would be merciful to hi... ...rstand that in consideration of the count’s services, his request would be granted?...” The princess smiled as people do who think they know more abou...

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The Golden Bowl

By: Henry James

...enquiring, of possibly interested, visitors. I had accord ingly taken for granted the common decencies of such a case—the responsible glance of some ... ... and aspired to a clearer air. What it comes back to, for the maturer mind—granting of course, to begin with, a mind accessible to questions of such a... ... he had amended with a further thought, “see too little.” But he had quite granted that he knew what she meant, and his warning perhaps was needless. ... ... was going to happen, and what, at the worst, could the poor girl do, even granting she wanted to do anything? What at the worst for that matter could... ...is only real loss in a thrifty career—scarce even amused; he took them for granted without horror, classifying them after their kind and calculating r... ...hat can—from the moment that, as appears, they don’t want to nip us in the bud? I can imagine their rushing up to prevent us. But an enthusiasm for us...

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The 9/11 Commission Report Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

By: Thomas H. Kean

...ice is the Federal Bureau of Investigation.The FBI does not have a general grant of authority but instead works under specific statutory authorization... ...ern languages or Islamic studies.The total number of undergraduate degrees granted in Arabic in all U.S. colleges and universities in 2002 was six. 80... ...dget either in the Congress or in the president’s Office of Management and Bud- get. Like the FBI and the CIA’s Directorate of Operations, the State D... ...rter- rorism funding—were made in the president’s Office of Management and Bud- get. 108 Third, Congress did not reorganize itself after the end of th... ... for Bin Ladin. Clarke opposed having the United States facilitate a “huge grant to a regime as heinous as the Taliban” and suggested that the idea mi... ...p near Khowst with cruise missiles in August 1998, and before the T aliban granted al Qaeda permission to open the al Faruq camp in Kandahar.Thus, for... ...om Afghanistan.The leader of the Northern Alliance,Ahmed Shah Massoud, had granted an interview in his bun- galow near the Tajikistan border with two ...

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Memories and Portraits

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... NO MY AIN HOUSE; I ken by the biggin’ o’t.” T wo recent books* one by Mr. Grant White on England, one on France by the diabolically clever Mr. Hilleb... ...is better than John Bull, but he is tarred with the English stick. For Mr. Grant White the States are the New England States and nothing more. He wond... ...untrymen un- bending to him as to a performing dog. But in the case of Mr. Grant White example were better than precept. Wyo- ming is, after all, more... ...ot always widely, but always trenchantly. Many particulars that struck Mr. Grant White, a Yankee, struck me, a Scot, no less forcibly; he and I felt o... ... And perhaps neither a court of love nor an assembly of divines would have granted their premisses or welcomed their conclusions. Conclusions, indeed,... ...es; and below and about, dearer tenfold to me! the plays themselves, those bud- gets of romance, lay tumbled one upon another. Long and often have I l...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. The Foreigner At Home. ?This is no my ain house; I ken by the biggin? o?t.? Two recent books* one by Mr. Grant White on England, one on France by the diabolically clever Mr. Hillebrand, may well have set people thinking on the divisions of races and nations. Such thoughts should arise with particular congruity and force to inhab...

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