What is history , after all, but the record of the periodical crusades for or against some bogey which believing men have evolved out of their credulity and fear ?
We know of no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality.1st Baron
Any church which forsakes the regular and uniform for the periodical and spasmodic service of God, is doomed to decay; any church which relies for its spiritual strength and growth entirely upon seasons of "revival," will very soon have no genuine revivals to rely on. Our holy God will not conform His blessings to man's moods and moral caprice. If a church is declining, it may require a "revival" to restore it; but what need was there of its declining?theodore l. cuyler
Your system was liable to periodical convulsions...business crises at intervals of five to ten years, which wrecked the industries of the nation.edward bellamy
The use of criticism, in periodical writing, is to sift, not to stamp a work.margaret fuller
The power of the periodical press is second only to that of the people.alexis de tocqueville
The tenth Muse who now governs the periodical press.Anthony Trollope
We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality.
According to Puranas, there are five characteristic features or subjects dealt with in each Maha Purana and these are: Sarga – the process of creation of Universe ; Pratisarga – the periodical process of destruction and creation ; Manvantara – the various eras ; Vamsa – the histories of the solar and lunar dynasties; and Vamsanucharita – the royal lineage.
The tenth Muse, who now governs the periodical press.Anthony Trollope