Yet there is one little trait in the description which shows that they are present to Plato's mind, namely, the remark that the soul, which had seen truths in the form of the universal
, cannot again return to the nature of an animal.
For, it is evident we observe no footsteps in them of making use of general signs for universal
ideas; from which we have reason to imagine that they have not the faculty of abstracting, or making general ideas, since they have no use of words or any other general signs.
The red cap and tri-colour cockade were universal
, both among men and women.
It is rather to make the telephone as universal
as the water faucet, to bring within speaking distance every economic unit, to connect to the social organism every person who may at any time be needed.
The attempt has awakened fully the public attention to that important subject; and has led to investigations which must terminate in a thorough and universal
conviction, not only that the constitution has provided the most effectual guards against danger from that quarter, but that nothing short of a Constitution fully adequate to the national defense and the preservation of the Union, can save America from as many standing armies as it may be split into States or Confederacies, and from such a progressive augmentation, of these establishments in each, as will render them as burdensome to the properties and ominous to the liberties of the people, as any establishment that can become necessary, under a united and efficient government, must be tolerable to the former and safe to the latter.
On one side the religious multitude, with their sad visages and dark attire, and on the other, the group of despotic rulers, with the high churchman in the midst, and here and there a crucifix at their bosoms, all magnificently clad, flushed with wine, proud of unjust authority, and scoffing at the universal
There was accordingly a universal
restlessness and commotion throughout the plain; and the amorous herds gave utterance to their feelings in low bellowings that resounded like distant thunder.
In our condition of universal
dependence it seems heroic to let the petitioner be the judge of his necessity, and to give all that is asked, though at great inconvenience.
An epidemic of private cornering and universal
distrust swept the world.
Writers of universal
history who deal with all the nations seem to recognize how erroneous is the specialist historians' view of the force which produces events.
There was a Reuter just come in from Singapore to the effect that the sickness seemed to be universal
in Sumatra and that the lighthouses had not been lit in consequence.
Will you not stop and congratulate the Dog on the reign of universal