But no more; enough has been said to show that the old Dutch whalers of two or three centuries ago were high livers; and that the English whalers have not neglected so excellent an example
This time his bilious green eye took the initiative, and set his bilious brown eye the example
of recovered serenity.
Happy people, who enjoy so many living examples
of ancient virtue, and have masters ready to instruct them in the wisdom of all former ages
Had the argument from the British example
been truly stated, it would have stood thus: The term for which supplies may be appropriated to the army establishment, though unlimited by the British Constitution, has nevertheless, in practice, been limited by parliamentary discretion to a single year.
And this may serve for an example
, that there is almost always an old and timeworn substance under all the glittering show of new invention.
But the most amazing example
of the ineffectiveness of the orders given by the authorities at that time was Napoleon's attempt to stop the looting and re-establish discipline.
The deeds of Gogoomy and his fellows had been a bad example
for the one hundred and fifty new recruits.
Established in the safe seclusion of his study, the doctor set the example
of confession in these plain terms:
That is all very true," said the Adversary, "but you taught by example
that a verb should not agree with its subject in person and number, whereas the Good Book says that contention is worse than a dinner of herbs.
But even as expounded by its author it does not explain, and in truth is incompatible with some incidents of, the occurrences related in these memoranda: for example
, the sound of Charles Ashmore's voice.
Doubtless the impressing personality has to be the right kind of personality as the perceiving eyes have to be the right kind of eyes--mine, for example
Take the example
which we have now in view," pursued Sir Patrick--"the example
of an average young gentleman of our time, blest with every advantage that physical cultivation can bestow on him.