With many other particulars concerning Ahab, always had it remained a mystery to some, why it was, that for a certain period, both before and after the sailing of the Pequod, he had hidden himself away with such Grand-Lama-like exclusiveness; and, for that one interval, sought speechless refuge, as it were, among the marble senate
of the dead.
It is the Railroad Trust that runs your state government, wherever you live, and that runs the United States Senate
This also shall they gain by thir delay In the wide Wilderness, there they shall found Thir government, and thir great Senate
choose Through the twelve Tribes, to rule by Laws ordaind: God from the Mount of SINAI, whose gray top Shall tremble, he descending, will himself In Thunder Lightning and loud Trumpets sound Ordaine them Lawes; part such as appertaine To civil Justice, part religious Rites Of sacrifice, informing them, by types And shadowes, of that destind Seed to bruise The Serpent, by what meanes he shall achieve Mankinds deliverance.
Don't wait for that," said Don Quixote; "I'll help you in everything," and so he did, sifting the barley for him and cleaning out the manger; a degree of humility which made the other feel bound to tell him with a good grace what he had asked; so seating himself on a bench, with Don Quixote beside him, and the cousin, the page, Sancho Panza, and the landlord, for a senate
and an audience, he began his story in this way:
The proposed Constitution, so far from implying an abolition of the State governments, makes them constituent parts of the national sovereignty, by allowing them a direct representation in the Senate
, and leaves in their possession certain exclusive and very important portions of sovereign power.
On the abolition of royalty the consular administration was substituted by Brutus, who stepped forward with a project for such a reform, which, he alleged, had been prepared by Tullius Hostilius, and to which his address obtained the assent and ratification of the senate
For this he was upbraided in the Senate
by Fabius Maximus, and called the corrupter of the Roman soldiery.
All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate
and House of Representatives.
Therefore we see it hath done wonders, in popular states; but with senates
, and princes less; and more ever upon the first entrance of bold persons into action, than soon after; for boldness is an ill keeper of promise.
Some persons say, that the most perfect government should be composed of all others blended together, for which reason they commend that of Lacedsemon; for they say, that this is composed of an oligarchy, a monarchy, and a democracy, their kings representing the monarchical part, the senate
the oligarchical; and, that in the ephori may be found the democratical, as these are taken from the people.
The French entered the gates and began pitching their camp in the Senate
a quorum consists of the chairman of the Committee on