Frankly speaking, it is difficult to trust the Chinese.Once bitten bya snake, you feel suspicious even when you see a piece of rope.
I am a sundial, and I make a botch Of what is done much better bya watch.
We would prefer to see the House run bya philistine with the requisite financial acumen than by the succession of opera and ballet lovers who have brought a great and valuable institution to its knees.Gerald Kaufman
Everything is decided bya person's thoughts and if he is ideologically motivated, there is nothing he cannot do.kim il-sung
During my tenure of power, myearnest wish has beento impress the people of this country with a belief that the legislature was animated bya sincere desire to frame its legislation upon the principles of equity and justice? Deprive me of power tomorrow, but you can never deprive me of the consciousness that I have exercised the powers committed to me from no corrupt or interested motives, from no desire to gratifyambition, or to attain any personal object.
You have been acquitted bya Limerick jury, and you may now leave the dock without any other stain upon your character.Judge Richard Adams
Le parfum de mille roses ne pla|"t qu'un instant; mais la douleur que cause une seule de leurs e pines dure longtemps apre' s la piq u" re. The perfume of a thousand roses pleases only for an instant; but the pain caused bya single one of their thorns lasts a long time after the prick.Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
Protestations of impartiality I shall make none. Theyare always useless and are besides perfect nonsense, when used bya news-monger.william cobbett
These two ignorant and unpolished people had guided themselves so faron in their journey of life, bya religious sense of duty and desire to do right.charles dickens
'Twonations; betweenwhomthere isnointercourseand no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets; who are formed bya different breeding, are fed by a different 276 food, are ordered by different manners, and are not governed by the same laws.' 'You speak of'said Egremont, hesitatingly.'THE RICH ANDTHE POOR.'
The effect of trade and commerce with respect to most civilized states is to send out of their countries what the poor, that is, the great mass of mankind, have occasion for, and to bring back, in return, what is consumed almost wholly bya small part of those nations, viz. the rich. Hence it appears that the greater part of manufactures, trade and commerce is highly injurious to the poor as being the chief means of depriving them of the necessaries of life.
That part of hisspeech wasrather like being savaged bya dead sheep.Healey, Denis Winston Healey, Baron
Editor: a person employed bya newspaper, whose business it isto separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed. Hubbard
The more contracted that power is, the more easily it is destroyed. A country governed bya despot is an inverted cone.
When we say 'science' we can either mean any manipulation of the inventive and organizing power of the human intellect: or we can mean such an extremely different thing as the religion of science, the vulgarized derivativefromthispureactivitymanipulated bya sortof priestcraft into a great religious and political weapon.Jose Lezama Lima
We affirm that the world's magnificence has been enriched bya new beauty: the beautyof speed. A racing car whose hood is adorned with great pipes, like serpents of explosive breatha roaring car that seems to ride on grapeshot ismore beautiful than theVictory of Samothrace.
I can't remember a single masculine figure created bya woman who is not, at bottom, a booby.
When the parish priest rebuked him for his celibacy, saying it would lead him into debaucheryand sin, hesaid that a man who had to be muzzled bya wife as a protection against debauchery was not worthy of the joy of innocence. After that people began to treat him with priestly respect.Liam O'Flaherty
In every case, agricultural as well as manufacturing profits are lowered by a rise in the price of raw produce, if it be accompanied by a rise of wages. ...The natural tendency of profits is to fall; for in the progress of society and wealth, the additional quantity of food required is obtained by the sacrifice of more and more labour.David Ricardo
History is condemned, by a defect of nature, to lies.Thibault
Ispenttwo hourswiththat great man,Dr Johnson, who is sinking into the grave bya gentle decay.john wesley
She dwelt among the untrodden ways Beside the springs of Dove, A maid whom there were none to praise And very few to love: Aviolet bya mossy stone Half hidden from the eye! Fair as a star, when only one Is shining in the sky. She lived unknown, and few could know When Lucy ceased to be; But she is in her grave, and, oh, The difference to me!william wordsworth
?eby Polska by?a Polsk?.
Sztuka rzucania no?ów, straszna w r?cznej bitwie, Ju? by?a zaniedbana podówczas na Litwie, Znajoma tylko starym...
To póki o wskrzeszeniu Polski by?a rada, O dobru pospolitym, g?upi, u was zwada? Nie mo?na by?o, g?upi, ani si? rozmówi?, G?upi, ani porz?dku, ani postanowi? Wodza nad wami, g?upi! a niech no kto podda Osobiste urazy, g?upi, u was zgoda!