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claimed by the church of Rome; which under pretext of exposition of scripture, doth not stick to add and alter, and to pronounce that which they do not find; and by show of antiquity, to introduce novelty. Judges ought to be more learned, than witty; more reverent, than plausible; and more advised, than confident. Above all things, integrity is their portion, and proper virtue. Cursed (saith the law) is he that ,ĦĦĦĦAnd then he fell to weeping bitterly..The other, that you do not peremptorily break off, in any business, in a ...ĦĦĦĦHere insurrection assumes the character of a plot; there of an improvisation.,ĦĦĦĦShe ran to her father, but he feebly waved his arm, pointing to her mother's door. Princess Mary, pale and with quivering chin, came out from that room and taking Natasha by the arm said something to her. Natasha neither saw nor heard her. She went in with rapid steps, pausing at the door for an instant as if struggling with herself, and then ran to her mother.,ĦĦĦĦ"My father!",,ĦĦĦĦ"Those are the caissons galloping," to the trumpets, the drums, the firing, and, above all, to that lamentable alarm peal from Saint-Merry.,ĦĦĦĦHowever often experiment and reasoning may show a man that under the same conditions and with the same character he will do the same thing as before, yet when under the same conditions and with the same character he approaches for the thousandth time the action that always ends in the same way, he feels as certainly convinced as before the experiment that he can act as he pleases. Every man, savage or sage, however incontestably reason and experiment may prove to him that it is impossible to imagine two different courses of action in precisely the same conditions, feels that without this irrational conception (which constitutes the essence of freedom) he cannot imagine life. He feels that however impossible it may be, it is so, for without this conception of freedom not only would he be unable to understand life, but he would be unable to live for a single moment...
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.ĦĦĦĦThese shadows had their backs turned to the Jardin des Plantes and were on their way to the right bank.,ĦĦĦĦHe was as neat as a new sou.",ĦĦĦĦ"But a large number of monasteries and churches is always a sign of the backwardness of a people," said Napoleon, turning to Caulaincourt for appreciation of this remark.,ĦĦĦĦEverything: her face, walk, look, and voice, was suddenly altered. To her own surprise a power of life and hope of happiness rose to the surface and demanded satisfaction. From that evening she seemed to have forgotten all that had happened to her. She no longer complained of her position, did not say a word about the past, and no longer feared to make happy plans for the future. She spoke little of Pierre, but when Princess Mary mentioned him a long-extinguished light once more kindled in her eyes and her lips curved with a strange smile..ĦĦĦĦ"Didn't I tell you so!" ejaculated Javert.! Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦ"Because I am accustomed to doing everything accurately," said Petya. "Some fellows do things just anyhow, without preparation, and then they're sorry for it afterwards. I don't like that.";Voici la banlieue!!BOOK FIFTH.--FOR A BLACK HUNT, A MUTE PACK ,ĦĦĦĦ"Finished, finished!" little Natasha's gleeful yell rose above them all....ĦĦĦĦSuddenly the sound of a firing of cannon was heard from the embankment, to celebrate the signing of peace with the Turks, and the crowd rushed impetuously toward the embankment to watch the firing. Petya too would have run there, but the clerk who had taken the young gentleman under his protection stopped him. The firing was still proceeding when officers, generals, and gentlemen-in-waiting came running out of the cathedral, and after them others in a more leisurely manner: caps were again raised, and those who had run to look at the cannon ran back again. At last four men in uniforms and sashes emerged from the cathedral doors. "Hurrah! hurrah!" shouted the crowd again.,You don't understand. You do that, I'll put all eight inches of this steel ii your ear.,;I doubt they'll kick up any fuss. Not for an old crook like me..Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦHe had made his fortune in the business, and that of the arrondissement as well, we will admit.,,ĦĦĦĦ"They even say," remarked the "man of great merit" who did not yet possess courtly tact, "that his excellency made it an express condition that the sovereign himself should not be with the army.",ĦĦĦĦHe said:--;,ĦĦĦĦPierre was one of those retired gentlemen-in-waiting of whom there were hundreds good-humoredly ending their days in Moscow.,ĦĦĦĦ"But is it possible that all is really ended?" asked Pierre.!CHAPTER VII ...!
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ĦĦĦĦ"They are young people such as are rarely seen, and princes such as are never seen.",CHAPTER XII .ĦĦĦĦ"There is nothing the matter with me.",? Victor Hugo,,ĦĦĦĦMarius possessed one of those temperaments which bury themselves in sorrow and there abide; Cosette was one of those persons who plunge into sorrow and emerge from it again..
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blinking at them through thick bifocals.;ĦĦĦĦShe did not glance at the display of a single other merchant.,ĦĦĦĦI'm not in. Now, get away with you.",...ĦĦĦĦ"If the animals in front are continually changing and the direction of the whole herd is constantly altered, this is because in order to follow a given direction the animals transfer their will to the animals that have attracted our attention, and to study the movements of the herd we must watch the movements of all the prominent animals moving on all sides of the herd." So say the third class of historians who regard all historical persons, from monarchs to journalists, as the expression of their age.,ĦĦĦĦJondrette had lighted his pipe, seated himself on the seatless chair, and was engaged in smoking..
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,ĦĦĦĦAt intervals, as he roamed through the most deserted boulevards, it seemed to him that he heard strange noises in Paris. He thrust his head out of his revery and said:.providence and fortune; for so they may the better assume them: and besides, it is ,ĦĦĦĦJean Valjean had a canopied bed of antique damask in three colors and a beautiful Persian rug purchased in the Rue du Figuier-Saint-Paul at Mother Gaucher's, put into Cosette's chamber, and, in order to redeem the severity of these magnificent old things, he had amalgamated with this bric-a-brac all the gay and graceful little pieces of furniture suitable to young girls, an etagere, a bookcase filled with gilt-edged books, an inkstand, a blotting-book, paper, a work-table incrusted with mother of pearl, a silver-gilt dressing-case, a toilet service in Japanese porcelain. Long damask curtains with a red foundation and three colors, like those on the bed, hung at the windows of the first floor. On the ground floor, the curtains were of tapestry.,ĦĦĦĦHe had a cigar in his mouth.,? Leo Tolstoy,ĦĦĦĦNo!!ĦĦĦĦOne group of the French stood close to the road, and two of them, one of whom had his face covered with sores, were tearing a piece of raw flesh with their hands. There was something horrible and bestial in the fleeting glance they threw at the riders and in the malevolent expression with which, after a glance at Kutuzov, the soldier with the sores immediately turned away and went on with what he was doing.;