Reflections in a Motor Car Evening is kind to Sussex, for Sussex is no longer young, and she is grateful for the veil of evening as an elderly woman is glad when a shade is drawn over a lamp, and only the outline of her face remains.
Also the fields are redeemed. Marie de Rabutin it seems was born into a group where the elements were so richly and happily mixed that it drew out her virtue instead of opposing it. But that he allowed the featureless face of posterity to stand between him and the very voice and dress of his friends, how they looked and how they thought, the letters themselves with their perpetual variety deny.
Compare them as we may, however, there can be little doubt that the gifts and tastes of both gentlemen were better adapted for pleasure than for labour, for society than for solitude, for the hazards and pleasures of the table rather than for the rigours of religion and war.
The Empire was never founded. But it is done effortlessly. Such vigour came rolling in from the fields and the down beyond that it was difficult to keep the eyes strictly turned upon the book. In these minutes in which a ghost has been sought for, a quarrel composed, and a pencil bought, the streets had become completely empty.
O yes, he seemed to say, death is stronger than I am. The trees were motionless. Thus displayed one could not get over the strangeness of it. At the time of her death she was already engaged in getting together essays for a further volume, which she proposed to publish in the autumn of or the spring Of Then we listen for a time, consciously.
His is the happiness of death; ours the insecurity of life. For as they have been successful in inducing belief, so they have been effective in quenching and stopping inquiry; and have done more harm by spoiling and putting an end to other men's efforts than good by their own.
The narrator is also awed by the demeanor of the ship's captain, especially "the singularity of the expression which reigns upon the face--it is the intense, the wonderful, the thrilling evidence of old age, so utter, so extreme, which excites within my spirit a sense--a sentiment ineffable.
But that he allowed the featureless face of posterity to stand between him and the very voice and dress of his friends, how they looked and how they thought, the letters themselves with their perpetual variety deny.
I was once at an intimate concert in which the performer, a deeply spiritual person, gazed warmly at his audience and said, "I want you to know, I love you all. From the sixteenth century onward, the word has been defined as used to denote all lengths of duration from brief to endless.
As the foxhunter hunts in order to preserve the breed of foxes, and the golfer plays in order that open spaces may be preserved from the builders, so when the desire comes upon us to go street rambling the pencil does for a pretext, and getting up we say: Now even if Aristotle had said that the word was at first derived from two words that signify always being, his own use of it demonstrates that it had not that meaning then [B.
I think much grossness will have evaporated. Is the true self this which stands on the pavement in January, or that which bends over the balcony in June?
As the fourteen volumes so spaciously unfold their story of twenty years it seems that this world is large enough to enclose everything.
And then perhaps another cry, but less sexless, less wordless, comforted, appeased. While they are thus busied, I said to myself: Poe states that God created matter from His spirit.
So, guiltily, but suspecting nevertheless how badly we had been fleeced, we carried it back to the little hotel where, in the middle of the night, the innkeeper quarrelled so violently with his wife that we all leant out into the courtyard to look, and saw the vines laced about among the pillars and the stars white in the sky.
Such a whisper network would be in the best interests of the orthodox authorities. Look at the moving light in that hill; it is the headlight of a car.
The possibilities of pleasure seemed that morning so enormous and so various that to have only a moth's part in life, and a day moth's at that, appeared a hard fate, and his zest in enjoying his meagre opportunities to the full, pathetic. The human body and the psyche, thus, follow the same pattern manifested in the birth and death of a flower, a star, a galaxy, or a universe.
General Skelton, the man whom he had only met to chat with on a bench in St. For this purpose, they might occasionally let themselves be seen associating with slightly heretical positions, so that they stand out to proto-heretics as a good source of information. These songs will promote peace, cultural acceptance and understanding for those who work towards peace throughout the world.
It is plain, therefore, that there is neither space, nor void, nor time beyond. The counterpart to Perversity is Creativity. The evening hour, too, gives us the irresponsibility which darkness and lamplight bestow.
Ah, we remember, it was a pencil. What had happened there?The thunder-and-lightning example seems like a bad comparison for this kind of situation, in that the false claim is (1) easily observable to be untrue, and (2) utterly useless to the society that propagates it. Project Gutenberg Australia a treasure-trove of literature treasure found hidden with no evidence of ownership.
The Death of the Moth. Moths that fly by day are not properly to be called moths; they do not excite that pleasant sense of dark autumn nights and ivy-blossom which the commonest yellow-underwing asleep in the shadow of the curtain never fails to rouse in us.
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