It gives me great delight to see one of his scholars
at my court.
addressing a bourgeois in that fashion in my day would have been flogged with a fagot, which would have afterwards been used to burn them.
But there was one scholar
China failed to reckon on--Jacobus Laningdale.
Phillips was seized with one of his spasmodic fits of reform and announced before going home to dinner, that he should expect to find all the scholars
in their seats when he returned.
As the writing proceeded we scholars
exploded into smothered laughter, despite our awe of Mr.
Soon the study of Greek was introduced into England, also, first at Oxford; and it was cultivated with such good results that when, early in the sixteenth century, the great Dutch student and reformer, Erasmus, unable through poverty to reach Italy, came to Oxford instead, he found there a group of accomplished scholars
and gentlemen whose instruction and hospitable companionship aroused his unbounded delight.
When I lay asleep, then did a sheep eat at the ivy-wreath on my head,--it ate, and said thereby: "Zarathustra is no longer a scholar
By thus advertising and pushing sedulously, the domestic Chaplain and his Lady generally succeeded in having one or two scholars
by them--who paid a high figure and were thought to be in uncommonly comfortable quarters.
Although the honor thus claimed cannot be definitely assigned to any one of these places, yet there are a few incidents now generally accepted by scholars
as established facts, relating to the birth, life, and death of Aesop.
I had been sitting near this door, finishing off the last sock, and trying to understand what he said to a new scholar
, who is as stupid as I am.
AT THE UNIVERSITY I had the good fortune to come immediately under the influence of a brilliant and inspiring young scholar
The eyes of the wrinkled scholar
glowed so intensely upon her, that Hester Prynne clasped her hand over her heart, dreading lest he should read the secret there at once.
Grant is most kind and obliging to me, and though he is really a gentleman, and, I dare say, a good scholar
and clever, and often preaches good sermons, and is very respectable, I see him to be an indolent, selfish bon vivant, who must have his palate consulted in everything; who will not stir a finger for the convenience of any one; and who, moreover, if the cook makes a blunder, is out of humour with his excellent wife.
To spend too much time in studies is sloth; to use them too much for ornament, is affectation; to make judgment wholly by their rules, is the humor of a scholar
We know the law, -- we shall give a second edition of the Buytenhof, Master Scholar
, and a good one this time.