Roydenhurst: A Novel, Zväzok 1

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Remington, 1878
 

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Strana 243 - I AM always very well pleased with a country Sunday, and think, if keeping holy the seventh day were only a human institution, it would be the best method that could have been thought of for the polishing and civilizing of mankind.
Strana 71 - In the second place, every one ought to reflect how much more unhappy he might be than he really is. The former consideration took in all those who are sufficiently provided with the means to make themselves easy ; this regards such as actually lie under some pressure or misfortune.
Strana 102 - All what we affirm or what deny, and call Our knowledge or opinion ; then retires Into her private cell. When nature rests Oft in her absence mimic Fancy wakes To imitate her; but misjoining shapes, Wild work produces oft, and most in dreams; 111 matching words and deeds long past or late.
Strana 199 - We are obliged to devotion for the noblest buildings that have adorned the several countries of the world. It is this which has set men at work on temples and public places of worship, not only that they might, by the magnificence of the building, invite the Deity to reside within it, but that such stupendous works might, at the same time, open the mind to vast conceptions...
Strana 199 - ... at work on temples and public places of worship, not only that they might, by the magnificence of the building, invite the Deity to reside within it, but that such stupendous works might, at the same time, open the mind to vast conceptions, and fit it to converse with the divinity of the place. For everything that is majestic imprints an awfulness and reverence on the mind of the beholder, and strikes in with the natural greatness of the soul.
Strana 3 - I fear in that case there is only one thing left for us to do, Sir Godfrey.
Strana 238 - To love your enemies ; to do good to those who despitefully use you," is very well in theory, but is seldom practically observed by the world.
Strana 59 - They were so absorbed in their conversation that they did not hear her as she closed the door and hastened away.

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