Harry Calverley, by the author of 'Cecil Hyde'.

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Strana 231 - JUSTUM et tenacem propositi virum Non civium ardor prava jubentium, Non vultus instantis tyranni Mente quatit solida, neque Auster, Dux inquieti turbidus Adriae, 5 Nee fulminantis magna manus Jovis : Si fractus illabatur orbis, * Impavidum ferient ruinae.
Strana 189 - Be sober and watch, because your adversary the devil goeth about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.
Strana 29 - ... in her fury, poured out a torrent of reproaches and threats that made his blood run cold. He could not answer her : he had suspected her wrongfully, and been false to her himself. He had abused her generosity, and taken her money for Mercy Vint. After one or two vain efforts to check the torrent, he sank into a chair, and hid his face in his hands. But this did not disarm her, at the time. Her raging voice and raging words were heard by the very servants, long after he had ceased to defend himself....
Strana 278 - ... lodges will maintain their proper character of schools of virtue and dispensers of the liberal arts. Imbued with these sentiments, it affords me no inconsiderable degree of pleasure to associate your name with these Lectures, assured as I am that it will recommend them to the notice of the fraternity. I have the honour to be, my dear Sir, Your faithful servant and brother, GEORGE OLIVER, DD ANALYTICAL TABLE OF CONTENTS.
Strana 239 - Nietzsche's texts urge us to think of "desire" and "castration" as compatible concepts. These texts link elements explicitly identified as part of the syndrome of Kastratismus with a rhetoric of an "ideal" self-effacement that is part of the writer's own system of values. On the third count I can only plead guilty and throw myself on the mercy of the court. I am indeed playing fast and loose with Freud's notion of "penis envy." But I venture to suggest that "castration envy" is not, when all is said...
Strana 144 - campaigning " were devoted to nursing the sick and tending the wounded. In spite of all that may be said to the contrary by idealists, it is not a pleasant task, and many a time have I...
Strana 100 - ... in the hope of becoming the centre of a more restricted, but more intellectual circle. In this she succeeded to a certain extent, and fancying her success to be more decided than it was in reality, she saw no reason to repent the new direction which she had given to her ambition.
Strana 129 - Hugh felt that he had conceded the whole principle, and at once resolved that the reconciliation should, on his part, be as cordial and complete, as the previous estrangement had been absurd and irrational. The appearance and deportment of...
Strana 204 - ... by selecting for your wife, — the sharer of your ancestral honours, a person whose alliance, if it does not add to the splendour of that family, will at least entail no discredit on the future inheritors of your ancient name.

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