Now when Little Klaus again reached home with so much money he sent his boy to Big Klaus to borrow his bushel measure
If, therefore, the measures
of the Confederacy cannot be executed without the intervention of the particular administrations, there will be little prospect of their being executed at all.
It might even have occurred to them, that where a disposition to cavil prevailed, their neglect to execute the degree of power vested in them, and still more their recommendation of any measure
whatever, not warranted by their commission, would not less excite animadversion, than a recommendation at once of a measure
fully commensurate to the national exigencies.
though you do not recognize) a Fourth Dimension, which is not colour nor brightness nor anything of the kind, but a true Dimension, although I cannot point out to you its direction, nor can you possibly measure
There is a middle measure
which satisfies all parties, be they never so many or so resolute for their own.
Let us go to the king's tailor," he said; "and since he measures
the king, I think, by my faith, I may do worse than allow him to measure
And Mopsus answered: `Ten thousand is their number, and their measure
is a bushel: one fig is left over, which you would not be able to put into the measure
Yes, he said, I thought and the others thought that you gave us a fair measure
I will answer it with my life," cried Mrs Western, "but I shall not intermeddle at all, unless upon one condition, and that is, that you will commit the whole entirely to my care, without taking any one measure
yourself, unless I shall eventually appoint you to act.
Stremov, carrying with him several members, went over to Alexey Alexandrovitch's side, and not contenting himself with warmly defending the measure
proposed by Karenin, proposed other more extreme measures
in the same direction.
That body recommended certain measures
to their constituents, and the event proved their wisdom; yet it is fresh in our memories how soon the press began to teem with pamphlets and weekly papers against those very measures
have been taken to put an end to disorder and to re-establish public security.