But to express the same relation in English, and in all other modern languages, we must make use of, at least, two words, and say, _of God_, _to God_.He felt that he played a very subordinate part in all this; and in order to relieve his own wounded vanity, he was determined (as he thought) to mortify that of others.
The plan is extremely simple, and indeed the forms and names of the Hebrew letters seem to indicate that they arose in the same way.
When two nations are at variance, the citizen of each pays little regard to the sentiments which foreign nations may entertain concerning his conduct.
In this Aztec doctrine the ruler of the underworld is spoken of as _Mictlantecutli_, which the obtuse missionaries persistently render as the devil.
The ode of Keats contains a number of feelings which have nothing particular to do with the nightingale, but which the nightingale, partly, perhaps, because of its attractive name, and partly because of its reputation, served to bring together.
Cruickshank has given us an excellent example of Massinger’s syntax— What though my father Writ man before he was so, and confirm’d it, By numbering that day no part of his life In which he did not service to his country; Was he to be free therefore from the laws And ceremonious form in your decrees?
One who is master of all his exercises has no aversion to measure his strength and activity with the strongest.Such incongruities as moral and logical inconsistencies have, it must be remembered, their disagreeable and even their painful aspect. The third point in the phonology of these tongues to which I alluded is the frequency with which the phonetic elements, as graphically expressed, are inadequate to convey the idea.Her tight boddice compresses her full but finely proportioned waist; while the tucker in part conceals and almost clasps the snowy bosom.There is a curious passage in the _Popol Vuh_ which is in support of such an opinion.If the whole of this pretended Taensa language has been fabricated, it would not be the first time in literary history that such a fraud has been perpetrated.Our faith in the religion of letters will not bear to be taken to pieces, and put together again by caprice or accident.Member for Stockport, was that he had never pretended to be a philanthropist.Vocabularies of the Cakchiquel dialect, presented to the library of the American Philosophical Society by the Governor of Guatemala in 1836.filii_ the art seemed to begin and end: they thought only of the subject of their next production, the size of their next canvas, the grouping, the getting of the figures in; and conducted their work to its conclusion with as little distraction of mind and as few misgivings as a stage-coachman conducts a stage, or a carrier delivers a bale of goods, according to its destination.He sounded the depths of linguistic philosophy far more deeply than to accept mere abundance of words as proof of richness in a language.But this just indignation is nothing but anger restrained and properly attempered to what the impartial spectator can enter into.