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¡¡¡¡Madame Thenardier approached the yellow man; "My husband is right," she thought; "perhaps it is M. Laffitte; there are such queer rich men!"...CHAPTER XII ,¡¡¡¡I awate in the entichamber the orders of monsieur le baron. ,.And to recover what we took,,¡¡¡¡  A game of ninepins, in which one side of the ball is smaller than the other, so that it does not roll straight, but describes a curve on the ground.,...¡¡¡¡"Shall I join the army and enter the service, or wait?" he asked himself for the hundredth time. He took a pack of cards that lay on the table and began to lay them out for a game of patience.,;
!¡¡¡¡The Dutch, mowed down by the French cavalry, cried, "Alarm!"! ,¡¡¡¡A man entered.;¡¡¡¡While the horses were being harnessed Alpatych and Ferapontov over their tea talked of the price of corn, the crops, and the good weather for harvesting.,¡¡¡¡Dost thou recall our innumerable joys, and all those fichus changed to rags?.? Leo Tolstoy!
¡¡¡¡"Yes, I know him...";? Leo Tolstoy,¡¡¡¡After giving several recitations, Mademoiselle George left, and Countess Bezukhova asked her visitors into the ballroom.;.¡¡¡¡Kutuzov felt and knew- not by reasoning or science but with the whole of his Russian being- what every Russian soldier felt: that the French were beaten, that the enemy was flying and must be driven out; but at the same time he like the soldiers realized all the hardship of this march, the rapidity of which was unparalleled for such a time of the year.,¡®Professor Snape, Harry,¡¯ Dumbledore corrected him quietly. ¡®But did you not wonder why it was not I who explained this to you? Why I did not teach you Occlumency? Why I had not so much as looked at you for months?¡¯,¡¡¡¡So that examining the relation in time of the commands to the events, we find that a command can never be the cause of the event, but that a certain definite dependence exists between the two.!
? Victor Hugo,¡¡¡¡Just then Count Bezukhov was announced. Husband and wife glanced at one another, both smiling with self-satisfaction, and each mentally claiming the honor of this visit.,¡¡¡¡Petya badly wanted to laugh, but noticed that they all refrained from laughing. He turned his eyes rapidly from Tikhon's face to the esaul's and Denisov's, unable to make out what it all meant.,BOOK SECOND.--THE SHIP ORION,,¡¡¡¡The man unfolded the paper and glanced at it; but his thoughts were evidently elsewhere.!129 INT -- GUARD DESK/WARDEN'S OUTER OFFICE -- DAY (1955) 129...
Harry found the way ahead clear and saw Ron, Ginny and Luna sprint past him, their arms over their heads; something heavy struck him on the side of the face but he merely ducked his head and sprinted onwards; a hand caught him by the shoulder; he heard Hermione shout, ¡®Stupefy!¡¯ The hand released him at once¡ª.¡¡¡¡"Utterly naked!...¡°Hermione - who are you going to the ball with?¡± said Ron. ;,¡¡¡¡"Well, are you ready?" asked Balaga.,¡¡¡¡In this open-air society, it is the rag-picker who salutes and the portress who patronizes. This is caused by the corner for refuse, which is fat or lean, according to the will of the portresses, and after the fancy of the one who makes the heap.,.? Leo Tolstoy.
Certainly vainglory helpeth to perpetuate a man\'s memory; and virtue was never so beholding to human nature, as it received his due at the second hand. Neither had the fame of Cicero, Seneca, Plinius Secundus, borne her age so well, if it had not been joined with some vanity in themselves: like unto varnish, that makes sealings not only shine, but last But all this while, when I speak of vainglory, I mean not of that property, that Tacitus doth attribute to Mucianus; omnium, quae cHxerat jeceratque, arte quadam ostentator: for that proceeds not of vanity, but of natural magnanimity, and discretion: and in some persons is not only comely, but gracious. ,¡¡¡¡"But this is abandoning our children!",¡¡¡¡*"Cousinhood is a dangerous neighborhood." ;¡¡¡¡She began to reckon on her fingers.;¡¡¡¡Seeing, on the other side, some Cossacks (les Cosaques) and the wide-spreading steppes in the midst of which lay the holy city of Moscow (Moscou, la ville sainte), the capital of a realm such as the Scythia into which Alexander the Great had marched- Napoleon unexpectedly, and contrary alike to strategic and diplomatic considerations, ordered an advance, and the next day his army began to cross the Niemen.!¡¡¡¡If the purpose of marriage is the family, the person who wishes to have many wives or husbands may perhaps obtain much pleasure, but in that case will not have a family.,¡¡¡¡"A gun, I want a gun!...
¡¡¡¡It was the accent of Castlereagh auditing France's bill at the Congress of Vienna..¡¡¡¡How I have hunted for you! If you only knew!.,,¡¡¡¡He will protest....¡¡¡¡"You see the job we have on hand here," added Babet.......
¡¡¡¡The intention was to make a stand at the Drissa camp, but Paulucci, aiming at becoming commander in chief, unexpectedly employed his energy to influence Alexander, and Pfuel's whole plan was abandoned and the command entrusted to Barclay. But as Barclay did not inspire confidence his power was limited. The armies were divided, there was no unity of command, and Barclay was unpopular; but from this confusion, division, and the unpopularity of the foreign commander in chief, there resulted on the one hand indecision and the avoidance of a battle (which we could not have refrained from had the armies been united and had someone else, instead of Barclay, been in command) and on the other an ever-increasing indignation against the foreigners and an increase in patriotic zeal.,¡¡¡¡He wants to give me a surprise, you know! he made me sign a letter so that she could be taken from the Thenardiers; they cannot say anything, can they? they will give back Cosette, for they have been paid; the authorities will not allow them to keep the child since they have received their pay. Do not make signs to me that I must not talk, sister!, !¡¡¡¡Laughter and chatter were audible in the adjoining room, from two fresh children's voices: it was Eponine and Azelma....To be governed (as we call it) by one, is not safe: for it shows softness, and gives a freedom to scandal and disreputation: for those that would not censure, or speak ill of a man immediately, will talk more boldly of those that are so great with them, and thereby wound their honour. Yet to be distracted with many is worse; for it makes men to be of the last impression, and full of change. To take advice of some few friends is ever honourable; for lookers-on, many times, see more than gamesters; and the vale best discovered! the hill. There is little friendship in the world, and least of all between equals, which was wont to be magnified. That that is, is between superior and inferior, whose fortunes may comprehend, the one the other.!¡¡¡¡*"Child of the Don." !,¡¡¡¡He had sent Cosette to bed, saying to her in a low voice, "Get into bed very softly"; and as he kissed her brow, the steps paused..
.¡¡¡¡From the associations of the Friends of the People, which was at the same time public and secret, sprang the Society of the Rights of Man, which also dated from one of the orders of the day:,RED,¡¡¡¡They made an effort, and got the old road-mender to drinking. Boulatruelle drank an enormous amount, but said very little. He combined with admirable art, and in masterly proportions, the thirst of a gormandizer with the discretion of a judge. Nevertheless, by dint of returning to the charge and of comparing and putting together the few obscure words which he did allow to escape him, this is what Thenardier and the schoolmaster imagined that they had made out:--,¡°Dobby must poke Harry Potter, sir, he must wake up!¡± ,;Thirty years I've been asking permission to piss. I can't squeeze;Avait une epingle ou je me piquais.!
¡¡¡¡She had pulled an old sheet-iron stove from a corner, and she was rummaging among the old heap of iron..¡¡¡¡There'll be no harm done unless you wish that there should be harm done.,¡¡¡¡Her brother often wondered as he looked at her. She did not seem at all like a girl in love and parted from her affianced husband. She was even-tempered and calm and quite as cheerful as of old. This amazed Nicholas and even made him regard Bolkonski's courtship skeptically. He could not believe that her fate was sealed, especially as he had not seen her with Prince Andrew. It always seemed to him that there was something not quite right about this intended marriage.,¡¡¡¡France is made to arouse the soul of nations, not to stifle it.,,¡¡¡¡He awoke, stammering:--,¡¡¡¡And in spite of it all, she was beautiful.,,¡¡¡¡Then with no less fear and delight they saw how the young count, red in the face and with bloodshot eyes, dragged Mitenka out by the scruff of the neck and applied his foot and knee to him behind with great agility at convenient moments between the words, shouting, "Be off! Never let me see your face here again, you villain!";
¡¡¡¡She sat awhile, wondering what the meaning of it all having happened before could be, and without solving this problem, or at all regretting not having done so, she again passed in fancy to the time when she was with him and he was looking at her with a lover's eyes.,The standards to be roses; jumper, holly; berberries (but here and there, because of the smell of their blossom); red currants; gooseberries; rosemary; bays; sweet-briar; and such like. But these standards to be kept with cutting, that they grow not out of course.,¡¡¡¡Their tongues were unloosed; a conflagration of grins, oaths, and songs exploded.!¡¡¡¡One cluster broke into a curiosity shop in the Rue des Vielles Haudriettes, and seized yataghans and Turkish arms.,¡¡¡¡their majesty, the majesty peculiar to the human conscience, clings to them in the midst of horror; they are virtues which have one vice,--error. The honest, pitiless joy of a fanatic in the full flood of his atrocity preserves a certain lugubriously venerable radiance. Without himself suspecting the fact, Javert in his formidable happiness was to be pitied, as is every ignorant man who triumphs. Nothing could be so poignant and so terrible as this face, wherein was displayed all that may be designated as the evil of the good.,¡¡¡¡"Don't talk about it, Natasha. It wasn't your fault so why should you mind? Kiss me," said Sonya.,? Victor Hugo!¡¡¡¡But by the side of and above the philosophers, there were the sophists, a venomous vegetation mingled with a healthy growth, hemlock in the virgin forest.,¡¡¡¡Each one received thirty cartridges..
,!,,;¡¡¡¡"Follow me!"!¡¡¡¡"I cannot help loving the light, it is not my fault. And I am very happy! You understand me? I know you are glad for my sake."!
¡¡¡¡"We are going to fling the government to the earth."!,¡¡¡¡I may be able to help you, since I help my father..Vous etiez jolie au point que les roses,¡°Dobby must poke Harry Potter, sir, he must wake up!¡± .¡¡¡¡The quine won by Europe, paid by France.,¡¡¡¡they were so close that they could talk together without raising their voices.!
¡°Yes, my son has recently gained twelve O.W.L.s, most satisfactory, yes, thank you, yes, very proud indeed. Now, if you could bring me that memo from the Andorran Minister of Magic, I think I will have time to draft a response.¡¡± ...¡¡¡¡When Pierre and his wife had left, he grew very quiet and began to complain of depression. A few days later he fell ill and took to his bed. He realized from the first that he would not get up again, despite the doctor's encouragement. The countess passed a fortnight in an armchair by his pillow without undressing. Every time she gave him his medicine he sobbed and silently kissed her hand. On his last day, sobbing, he asked her and his absent son to forgive him for having dissipated their property- that being the chief fault of which he was conscious. After receiving communion and unction he quietly died; and next day a throng of acquaintances who came to pay their last respects to the deceased filled the house rented by the Rostovs. All these acquaintances, who had so often dined and danced at his house and had so often laughed at him, now said, with a common feeling of self-reproach and emotion, as if justifying themselves: "Well, whatever he may have been he was a most worthy man. You don't meet such men nowadays.... And which of us has not weaknesses of his own?",,,¡¡¡¡Jean Valjean would not have appeared like a living man to any one who had examined him in that shadow. He sat there on the post of his door, motionless as a form of ice. There is congealment in despair.!¡¡¡¡It is because it must be that it is.,¡¡¡¡After dinner they went to drink coffee in Napoleon's study, which four days previously had been that of the Emperor Alexander. Napoleon sat down, toying with his Sevres coffee cup, and motioned Balashev to a chair beside him..
,,What was his name?,¡¡¡¡What does that sombre intermingling of bones buried beneath the furrows of Waterloo think of that?,,¡¡¡¡The two generals had attentively studied the plain of Mont-Saint-Jean, now called the plain of Waterloo..
¡¡¡¡"And Panchaud.".¡¡¡¡When the usher, discreetly opening the door which connected the council-chamber with the court-room, bent over the back of the President's arm-chair and handed him the paper on which was inscribed the line which we have just perused, adding:,Harry stared up into Bagman's round, rosy face and his wide, baby-blue eyes. ,.¡¡¡¡What did Cosette's soul contain?,¡¡¡¡Take back your ferocious beast. You can't bribe me.,¡¡¡¡From the back porch came the sound of feet descending the steps, the bottom step upon which snow had fallen gave a ringing creak and he heard the voice of an old maidservant saying, "Straight, straight, along the path, Miss. Only, don't look back."....¡¡¡¡"Isn't she a Tartar!".
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.¡¡¡¡And Natasha, embracing her, began kissing her face and hands, making Princess Mary feel shy but happy by this demonstration of her feelings.,He continued to stare at the map. Harry was burning to know more. ,,¡¡¡¡The whole of progress tends in the direction of solution. Some day we shall be amazed.,,!¡¡¡¡Cosette, although this is a strange statement to make, in the profound ignorance of a girl brought up in a convent,-- maternity being also absolutely unintelligible to virginity,-- had ended by fancying that she had had as little mother as possible. She did not even know her mother's name....
,¡¡¡¡"With this rope," said Babet.,;Ron looked up. .,¡¡¡¡"Is there another wheelwright?";BOOK TENTH.--THE 5TH OF JUNE, 1832...
,¡¡¡¡The child sighed as though a load had been lifted from her breast., !¡¡¡¡Firmly resolved, after putting his affairs in order in the regiment, to retire from the army and return and marry Sonya, Nicholas, serious, sorrowful, and at variance with his parents, but, as it seemed to him, passionately in love, left at the beginning of January to rejoin his regiment.,¡¡¡¡It was plain that Balashev's personality did not interest him at all. Evidently only what took place within his own mind interested him. Nothing outside himself had any significance for him, because everything in the world, it seemed to him, depended entirely on his will.,,LastIndexNext.
.¡¡¡¡He began speaking louder, evidently to be heard by everyone.,¡°What's he want to know about the next Hogsmeade weekend for?¡± said Ron. ,¡¡¡¡But what is chance? What is genius?;¡¡¡¡Just then Count Bezukhov was announced. Husband and wife glanced at one another, both smiling with self-satisfaction, and each mentally claiming the honor of this visit.,LastIndexNext,,, ,¡¡¡¡Having ridden up the road, on both sides of which French talk could be heard around the campfires, Dolokhov turned into the courtyard of the landowner's house. Having ridden in, he dismounted and approached a big blazing campfire, around which sat several men talking noisily. Something was boiling in a small cauldron at the edge of the fire and a soldier in a peaked cap and blue overcoat, lit up by the fire, was kneeling beside it stirring its contents with a ramrod.;
¡¡¡¡He wore a scarlet waistcoat, and indulged in the sort of words which break everything. His waistcoat astounded a passer-by, who cried in bewilderment:--,¡¡¡¡The doctor came every day, felt her pulse, looked at her tongue, and regardless of her grief-stricken face joked with her. But when he had gone into another room, to which the countess hurriedly followed him, he assumed a grave air and thoughtfully shaking his head said that though there was danger, he had hopes of the effect of this last medicine and one must wait and see, that the malady was chiefly mental, but... And the countess, trying to conceal the action from herself and from him, slipped a gold coin into his hand and always returned to the patient with a more tranquil mind.,... !¡¡¡¡The fifth company was bivouacking at the very edge of the forest. A huge campfire was blazing brightly in the midst of the snow, lighting up the branches of trees heavy with hoarfrost.,¡¡¡¡"Go your way and God be with you. I know your path is the path of honor!" He paused. "I missed you at Bucharest, but I needed someone to send." And changing the subject, Kutuzov began to speak of the Turkish war and the peace that had been concluded. "Yes, I have been much blamed," he said, "both for that war and the peace... but everything came at the right time. Tout vient a point a celui qui sait attendre.* And there were as many advisers there as here..." he went on, returning to the subject of "advisers" which evidently occupied him. "Ah, those advisers!" said he. "If we had listened to them all we should not have made peace with Turkey and should not have been through with that war. Everything in haste, but more haste, less speed. Kamenski would have been lost if he had not died. He stormed fortresses with thirty thousand men. It is not difficult to capture a fortress but it is difficult to win a campaign. For that, storming and attacking but patience and time are wanted. Kamenski sent soldiers to Rustchuk, but I only employed these two things and took more fortresses than Kamenski and made the but eat horseflesh!" He swayed his head. "And the French shall too, believe me," he went on, growing warmer and beating his chest, "I'll make them eat horseflesh!" And tears again dimmed his eyes. ,¡¡¡¡They made an effort, and got the old road-mender to drinking. Boulatruelle drank an enormous amount, but said very little. He combined with admirable art, and in masterly proportions, the thirst of a gormandizer with the discretion of a judge. Nevertheless, by dint of returning to the charge and of comparing and putting together the few obscure words which he did allow to escape him, this is what Thenardier and the schoolmaster imagined that they had made out:--!Je n'ai qu'un Dieu, qu'un roi, qu'un liard, et qu'une botte.,¡¡¡¡"Inform the prince and princess that I knew nothing: I acted on the highest instructions- here..." and he handed a paper to Alpatych. "Still, as the prince is unwell my advice is that they should go to Moscow. I am just starting myself. Inform them..."!
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,¡¡¡¡Louis Philippe had been handsome, and in his old age he remained graceful; not always approved by the nation, he always was so by the masses; he pleased.,¡¡¡¡"Did you have a pleasant trip, Monsieur le Maire?,¡¡¡¡Prince Andrew, in the white uniform of a cavalry colonel, wearing stockings and dancing shoes, stood looking animated and bright in the front row of the circle not far from the Rostovs. Baron Firhoff was talking to him about the first sitting of the Council of State to be held next day. Prince Andrew, as one closely connected with Speranski and participating in the work of the legislative commission, could give reliable information about that sitting, concerning which various rumors were current. But not listening to what Firhoff was saying, he was gazing now at the sovereign and now at the men intending to dance who had not yet gathered courage to enter the circle.,¡¡¡¡"'To him that hath shall be given, and from him that hath not shall be taken away.' You remember? She is one that hath not; why, I don't know. Perhaps she lacks egotism, I don't know, but from her is taken away, and everything has been taken away. Sometimes I am dreadfully sorry for her. Formerly I very much wanted Nicholas to marry her, but I always had a sort of presentiment that it would not come off. She is a sterile flower, you know- like some strawberry blossoms. Sometimes I am sorry for her, and sometimes I think she doesn't feel it as you or I would."...¡¡¡¡"How odd it would be if I were pretty!" And she recalled those of her companions whose beauty had produced a sensation in the convent, and she said to herself:!
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¡¡¡¡Of the artillery baggage train which had consisted of a hundred and twenty wagons, not more than sixty now remained; the rest had been captured or left behind. Some of Junot's wagons also had been captured or abandoned. Three wagons had been raided and robbed by stragglers from Davout's corps. From the talk of the Germans Pierre learned that a larger guard had been allotted to that baggage train than to the prisoners, and that one of their comrades, a German soldier, had been shot by the marshal's own order because a silver spoon belonging to the marshal had been found in his possession.,idem decdxtt. The third is of such as take too high a strain at the first; and are ,¡¡¡¡He made a mumbling sound in confirmation of this, took her hand, and began pressing it to different parts of his breast as if trying to find the right place for it.,!¡¡¡¡Only the really heartless, the stupid ones of that household, and the little children failed to understand this and avoided her.,? Leo Tolstoy!
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BOOK THIRD.--ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THE PROMISE MADE TO THE DEAD WOMAN!,? Leo Tolstoy,¡¡¡¡He sometimes says to me:...¡¡¡¡"I don't know how to answer your question," he said, blushing without knowing why. "I really don't know what sort of girl she is; I can't analyze her at all. She is enchanting, but what makes her so I don't know. That is all one can say about her."!¡¡¡¡On the following day Jean Valjean returned..injustice maketh it bitter, and delays make it sour. The principal duty of a judge !
¡¡¡¡"Now listen to me. I'm telling you this for the last time. Why should I joke about it? Did I hinder you? Who arranged everything for you? Who found the priest and got the passport? Who raised the money? I did it all.",¡¡¡¡A third of the visitors had already arrived, but the Rostovs, who were to be present, were still hurrying to get dressed.,;,¡¡¡¡Suppose the soil dry, and the artillery capable of moving, the action would have begun at six o'clock in the morning. The battle would have been won and ended at two o'clock, three hours before the change of fortune in favor of the Prussians. What amount of blame attaches to Napoleon for the loss of this battle? Is the shipwreck due to the pilot?;,¡¡¡¡Taking his hand and drawing him downwards, Kutuzov offered his cheek to be kissed, and again Prince Andrew noticed tears in the old man's eyes. Though Prince Andrew knew that Kutuzov's tears came easily, and that he was particularly tender to and considerate of him from a wish to show sympathy with his loss, yet this reminder of Austerlitz was both pleasant and flattering to him.,¡¡¡¡She did not know the meaning of the word. Marius was Marius.......
.¡¡¡¡In the meantime, a cloud had risen; it had begun to rain.,BOOK ELEVENTH.--THE ATOM FRATERNIZES WITH THE HURRICANE;,¡¡¡¡She also noticed that there were all sorts of things in the pockets. Not only the needles, thread, and scissors which she had seen, but a big pocket-book, a very large knife, and--a suspicious circumstance-- several wigs of various colors.,¡¡¡¡I am a pupil of Talma!,¡¡¡¡ "All our stupidity, Yakov Alpatych," came the answers, and the crowd began at once to disperse through the village....,The Sisters kept at him. Sometimes he was able to fight them off......