SOCRATES: And if he disobeys and disregards the opinion and approval of the one, and regards
the opinion of the many who have no understanding, will he not suffer evil?
Hence, say they, as the Constitution has established the trial by jury in criminal cases, and is silent in respect to civil, this silence is an implied prohibition of trial by jury in regard
to the latter.
A fourth and still more important consideration is, that as almost every State will, on one side or other, be a frontier, and will thus find, in regard
to its safety, an inducement to make some sacrifices for the sake of the general protection; so the States which lie at the greatest distance from the heart of the Union, and which, of course, may partake least of the ordinary circulation of its benefits, will be at the same time immediately contiguous to foreign nations, and will consequently stand, on particular occasions, in greatest need of its strength and resources.
to precipitous heights, if you are beforehand with your adversary, you should occupy the raised and sunny spots, and there wait for him to come up.
Notwithstanding Marnoo's denial of any knowledge of his fate, I could not avoid suspecting that he was deceiving me; and this suspicion revived those frightful apprehensions with regard
to my own fate, which, for a short time past, had subsided in my breast.
Sir," said Athos, "permit me to tell you, that your reasoning, though specious in appearance, nevertheless wants consistency, as regards
My experience in securing money convinces me that the first type of man is growing more rare all the time, and that the latter type is increasing; that is, that, more and more, rich people are coming to regard
men and women who apply to them for help for worthy objects, not as beggars, but as agents for doing their work.
to diplomatic questions, Napoleon summoned Captain Yakovlev, who had been robbed and was in rags and did not know how to get out of Moscow, minutely explained to him his whole policy and his magnanimity, and having written a letter to the Emperor Alexander in which he considered it his duty to inform his Friend and Brother that Rostopchin had managed affairs badly in Moscow, he dispatched Yakovlev to Petersburg.
I believe I had no critical reserves in regard
to them, but simply they did not take my fancy.
She thought of her former Rum Alley environment and turned to regard
Pete's strong protecting fists.
The popular account of them is partly derived from one or two passages in his Dialogues interpreted without regard
to their poetical environment.
I thought - at least I endeavoured to think your regard
for me was as cold and fraternal as you professed it to be.