Century Monthly Magazine, Volume 115

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Josiah Gilbert Holland, Richard Watson Gilder
Scribner & Company; The Century Company, 1928 - American literature

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Page 517 - When Righteousness Declines, O Bharata ! when Wickedness Is strong, I rise, from age to age, and take Visible shape, and move a man with men, Succoring the good, thrusting the evil back, And setting Virtue on her seat again.
Page 648 - Towards the preservation of your government, and the permanency of your present happy state, it is requisite, not only that you steadily discountenance irregular oppositions to its acknowledged authority, but also that you resist with care the spirit of innovation upon its principles however specious the pretexts.
Page 744 - There is no life, truth, intelligence, nor substance in matter. All is infinite Mind and its infinite manifestation, for God is All-in-all. Spirit is immortal Truth; matter is mortal error. Spirit is the real and eternal; matter is the unreal and temporal. Spirit is God, and man is His image and likeness. Therefore man is not material; he is spiritual.
Page 722 - Her face, her tones, her manner, were irresistible. Her smile had the effect of sunshine, and her laugh did one good to hear it. Her voice was eloquence itself. It seemed as if her heart was always at her mouth. She was all gaiety, openness and good nature. She rioted in her fine animal spirits, and gave more pleasure than any other actress, because she had the greatest spirit of enjoyment in herself.
Page 648 - One method of assault may be to effect in the forms of the constitution alterations which will impair the energy of the system, and thus to undermine what cannot be directly overthrown.
Page 443 - Every nation entitled to a right by the law of nations is entitled to have that right respected and protected by all other nations, for right and duty are correlative, and the right of one is the duty of all to observe.
Page 640 - The power under the constitution will always be in the people. It is intrusted for certain defined purposes, and for a certain limited period, to representatives of their own choosing...
Page 647 - New York ; and to Delaware, an equal voice in the national deliberations with Pennsylvania, or Virginia, or North Carolina. Its operation contradicts that fundamental maxim of .republican government, which requires that the sense of the majority should prevail.
Page 489 - ... assumes the principle in question. Tartalea, who edited Jordanus's book in 1565, has copied this theorem verbatim into one of his own treatises, and from that time it appears to have attracted no further attention. The rest of the book is of an inferior description. We find Aristotle's doctrine repeated that the velocity of a falling body is proportional to its weight ; that the weight of a heavy body changes with its form ; and other similar opinions.
Page 753 - W8 6UG; f. 1882 for the purpose of making an organized and systematic attempt to investigate certain debatable phenomena which are prima facie inexplicable on any generally recognized hypothesis; 1,180 mems.; Près.

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