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There is no debt, benefit, burden, obligation, in the case.
It has been the prudent policy of Congress to appease this controversy, by prevailing upon the States to make cessions to the United States for the benefit of the whole.
If du Bousquier had a journey to take, she was anxious about his trunk, his linen; she took the most minute precautions for his material benefit.
For these reasons Louis the Twelfth, King of France, quickly occupied Milan, and as quickly lost it; and to turn him out the first time it only needed Lodovico's own forces; because those who had opened the gates to him, finding themselves deceived in their hopes of future benefit, would not endure the ill-treatment of the new prince.
And also to an Act, entitled, "an Act, supplementary to an Act, for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times herein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints.
Common benefits, are to be communicate with all; but peculiar benefits, with choice.
The law of benefits is a difficult channel, which requires careful sailing, or rude boats.
The estates he had not before visited were each more picturesque than the other; the serfs everywhere seemed thriving and touchingly grateful for the benefits conferred on them.
The ignorant began to murmur against me, and to say that I wanted to bring the days of the corvee back again; this made me anxious to finish this important work, that they might speedily appreciate its benefits.
In the order of nature we cannot render benefits to those from whom we receive them, or only seldom.
And the highest, finest, right conduct," I interjected, "is that act which benefits at the same time the man, his children, and his race.
From Theseus Oedipus craves protection in life and burial in Attic soil; the benefits that will accrue shall be told later.