we call education; which is, in effect, but an early custom. So we see, in languages the tongue is more pliant to all expressions and sounds, the joints are more supple to all fears of activity and motions, in youth than afterwards. For it is true, that late learners cannot so well take the ply; except it be in some minds, that have not suffered themselves to fix, but have kept themselves open and prepared to receive continual amendment, which is exceeding rare. .? Leo Tolstoy,,BOOK EIGHTH.--THE WICKED POOR MAN,52 Of Ceremonies & Respects , ;
Excited imaginations, say they, are not to be calmed in a day., Jondrette had taken possession of the other chair, facing M. Leblanc., You are right, sir, when you tell me that Les Miserables is written for all nations.....BOOK TWELFTH.--CORINTHE,, "He has spoken? Yes? He has spoken?" she repeated.. The old woman went to get the bill changed, and mentioned her surmises....
"Here are her letters and her portrait," said he.,, Freedom is the thing examined. Inevitability is what examines. Freedom is the content. Inevitability is the form.,; Marius hid the pistols in his trousers pockets..Committee voted an annual payment of 500 dollars, just to shut him up.;LastIndexNext!
His father announced to him that he would now pay half his debts for the last time, but only on condition that he went to Moscow as adjutant to the commander in chief- a post his father had procured for him- and would at last try to make a good match there. He indicated to him Princess Mary and Julie Karagina.,Et que nous n'avions au coeur d'autre envie, Princess Mary walked up and down the room and stopped in front of him.,45 Of Building , Pale and agitated, Natasha ran into the drawing room.,CHAPTER XIII ,;
LastIndexNext.,,if a man will give law to himself in it, Rostov, with his keen sportsman's eye, was one of the first to catch sight of these blue French dragoons pursuing our Uhlans. Nearer and nearer in disorderly crowds came the Uhlans and the French dragoons pursuing them. He could already see how these men, who looked so small at the foot of the hill, jostled and overtook one another, waving their arms and their sabers in the air.,LastIndexNext, The old count went home, and Natasha and Petya promised to return very soon, but as it was still early the hunt went farther. At midday they put the hounds into a ravine thickly overgrown with young trees. Nicholas standing in a fallow field could see all his whips., "No?"; At Genappe, an effort was made to wheel about, to present a battle front, to draw up in line.!