There are seductions that should be in the Smithsonian Institute, right next to The Spirit of St. Louis.
In contraSt... St Michael's grew out of a girls' school, with few donations from former pupils. This means current parents muSt finance new projects through fundraising and increased fees.simon gipson
St. Agnes' Eve Ah, bitter chill it was! The owl, for all his feathers, was a-cold.john keats
Wild, dark times are rumbling toward us, and the prophet who wishes to write a new apocalypse will have to invent entirely new beasts, and beasts so terrible that the ancient animal symbols of St. John will seem like cooing doves and cupids in comparison.Heinrich Heine
St. Agnes' EveAh, bitter chill it was! The owl, for all his feathers, was a-cold; The hare limped trembling through the frozen grass, And silent was the flock in woolly fold.john keats
"Sît willekomen herre wirt" dem gruoze muoz ich swîgen,"sît willekomen herre gaSt", sô muoz ich sprechen oder nîgen.wirt unde heim sint zwêne unschamelîche namen,gaSt unde herberge muoz man sich dicke schamen.walther von der vogelweide
The Fuhrer has decided to raze the city of St. Petersburg from the face of the earth. After the defeat of Soviet Russia there will be not the slighteSt reason for the future existence of this large city.walter warlimont
Wild, dark times are rumbling toward us, and the prophet who wishes to write a new apocalypse will have to invent entirely new beasts, and beasts so terrible that the ancient animal symbols of St. John will seem like cooing doves and cupids in comparison.
The beSt known of them were the Roman author Apuleius, the Roman emperor Septimius Severus, and St. Augustine whose mother was a Berber.
Those who give themselves to prayer should in a special manner have always a devotion to St. Joseph; for I know not how any man can think of the Queen of the angels, during the time that she suffered so much with the Infant Jesus, without giving thanks to St. Joseph for the services he rendered them then.
Sir Christopher Wren said,'I am going to dine with some men. If anybody calls Say I am designing St Paul's.'Edmund Clerihew Bentley
St Endellion! St Endellion! The name is like a ring of bells.
Arise Evans had a fungous nose, and said, it was revealed to him, that the King's hand would cure him, and at the firSt coming of King Charles II into St. James's Park, he kissed the King's hand, and rubbed his nose with it; which disturbed the King, but cured him.john aubrey
"Nothing says romance like hobos, martyrs and decapitations." On the creation of St. Valentine's Day. (14 February 2010) It's all about the triumph of intellect and romance over brute force and cynicism.craig ferguson
St Michael's Grammar School in St Kilda employed corporal punishment until about six years ago, when principal Simon Gipson took over as head and denounced it as 'abhorrent'.simon gipson
The legendary missionary journey of St. Paul, which led to the foundation of the British church, presupposes the existence of a Jewish community - always the initial object of his propaganda - even before the capture of Jerusalem by Titus in the year 70.cecil roth
But I know, my friends, that you may object to me what St. Irenaeus says.martin joseph routh
Delmore carries such a petty, personally involved, New Yorkish atmosphere around with him it's almoSt unpleasant for me to see him. He thinks that Schiller and St Paul were juSt two Partisan Review editors.Randall Jarrell
There is in Shaw , as in Gurdjieff and Nietzsche , a recognition of the immense effort of Will that is necessary to express even a little freedom, that places them beside Pascal and St. Augustine as religious thinkers. Their view is saved from pessimism only by its mystical recognition of the possibilities of pure Will, freed from the entanglements of automatism.colin wilson
She [the Roman Catholic Church] may still exiSt in undiminished vigour, when some traveller from New Zealand shall, in the midSt of a vaSt solitude, take his stand on a broken arch of London Bridge to sketch the ruins of St. Paul's.
In the firm expectation that when London shall be a habitation of bitterns, when St. Paul and Westminster Abbey shall stand shapeless and nameless ruins in the midSt of an unpeopled marsh, when the piers of Waterloo Bridge shall become the nuclei of islets of reeds and osiers, and coSt the jagged shadows of their broken arches on the solitary stream, some Transatlantic commentator will be weighing in the scales of some new and now unimagined system of criticism the respective merits of the Bells and the Fudges and their historians.Percy Bysshe Shelley
Mysore, which the British looked on [w]as one of the ‘model states’ of princely India, responsibly run on progressive lines. By the inter-war years the maharajas of Mysore were second only to the nizams of Hyderabad terms of wealth, with an income in excess of two million pounds a year, some of which was spent on the construction of the Lalit Mahal Palace, an extraordinary architectural fantasy, juSt outside Mysore city, modeled on St. Paul’s Cathedral in London.David Cannadine
There were three jovial Welshmen, As I have heard them say, And they would go a-hunting Upon St. David's day.
Our Country, whether bounded by the St. John's and the Sabine, or however otherwise bounded or described, and be the measurements more or less, still our Country, to be cherished in all our hearts, to be defended by all our hands.
As a Theologian, I learned from my master, St. Augustine, a Berber, that all nations are necessarily a mixture, which it is not impossible for us to disentangle, of the City of Good and the City of Evil.
There was a Christian redaction of the historical vision of reality, associated especially with the thought of St. Augustine of Hippo.
When I visited the offices [in St. Petersburg, Florida] in March, the walls were bare, the furniture battered. With the addition of a dead plant, the suite could pass for a graduate-student lounge.