He said a great many good things
to them both; and then, recommending them to God's goodness, gave them the benediction again, I repeating everything to them in English; and thus ended the ceremony.
They dwelt in ease and peace upon their lands with many good things
, rich in flocks and loved by the blessed gods.
But it is a good thing
for proprietors who perish morally, bring remorse upon themselves, stifle this remorse and grow callous, as a result of being able to inflict punishments justly and unjustly.
It was a good thing
to have some occupation which was quite independent of other people, she said, when one got old.
Well, well, my good sir,' Mr Boffin interposed, 'it's a very good thing
to think well of another person, and it's a very good thing
to be thought well of BY another person.
Ye'll make it out as trouble's a good thing
, like HE allays does.
For it has occurred to me that it is a good thing
to have a Royal Treasurer who is made of money.
Beside him glided Caderousse, whose desire to partake of the good things
provided for the wedding-party had induced him to become reconciled to the Dantes, father and son, although there still lingered in his mind a faint and unperfect recollection of the events of the preceding night; just as the brain retains on waking in the morning the dim and misty outline of a dream.
IT WAS an high speech of Seneca (after the manner of the Stoics), that the good things
, which belong to prosperity, are to be wished; but the good things
, that belong to adversity, are to be admired.
But when his trouble came upon him, she discovered many good things
in this cousin of hers, and learned not only to pity but to respect and love the poor Worm, who tried to be patient, brave, and cheerful, and found it a harder task than anyone guessed, except the little nurse, who saw him in his gloomiest moods.
SOCRATES: And if we are good, then we are profitable; for all good things
Brooke is not a bad fellow, but he has done some good things
on his estate that he never would have done but for this Parliamentary bite.
But "no, he was a short-necked, apoplectic sort of fellow, and, plied well with good things
, would soon pop off.
They contented themselves by eating heartily the good things
provided, and Toto and Billina had their full share, you may be sure.
Jonathan was a man of much thankfulness, but see, his wife have all the good things