Man will kill himself by overwork in order to secure
property, and really, considering the enormous advantages that property brings, one is hardly surprised.
The controlling purpose in the life of the Utopians is to secure
both the welfare of the State and the full development of the individual under the ascendancy of his higher faculties.
But I wish to show at what a sacrifice this advantage is at present obtained, and to suggest that we may possibly so live as to secure
all the advantage without suffering any of the disadvantage.
I tarry not,'' said the Pilgrim, giving way to the urgency of his companion; ``but I must secure
the means of leaving this place follow me.
In order, perhaps, to give countenance to the objection at any rate, it may be asked, is there not danger of an opposite bias in the national government, which may dispose it to endeavor to secure
a monopoly of the federal administration to the landed class?
I shall present the public with one or two extracts from it: "An entire and perfect union will be the solid foundation of lasting peace: It will secure
your religion, liberty, and property; remove the animosities amongst yourselves, and the jealousies and differences betwixt our two kingdoms.
I felt fairly secure
in my belief that I could escape him should he pursue me once I was outside the building, for I had begun to take great pride in my ability as a jumper.
I will show you how to secure
the ape should he show signs of rebellion during the trip.
This would make his position more secure
and durable, as it has made that of the Turk in Greece, who, notwithstanding all the other measures taken by him for holding that state, if he had not settled there, would not have been able to keep it.
ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but the opportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
This was very amiable, but Charlotte's kindness extended farther than Elizabeth had any conception of; its object was nothing else than to secure
her from any return of Mr.
I long to be made known to your dear little children, in whose hearts I shall be very eager to secure
an interest I shall soon have need for all my fortitude, as I am on the point of separation from my own daughter.
There is no intermediate stopping-place, no respectful shelter, where, with the delicacy due to genius and culture, be might secure
aid, till, with returning health, he would resume his labors, and his unmortified sense of independence.
At that time those cakes seemed to me to be absolutely the most tempting and desirable things that I had ever seen; and I then and there resolved that, if I ever got free, the height of my ambition would be reached if I could get to the point where I could secure
and eat ginger-cakes in the way that I saw those ladies doing.
For the dissemination of pure truth and to secure
the triumph of virtue," he read, "we must cleanse men from prejudice, diffuse principles in harmony with the spirit of the times, undertake the education of the young, unite ourselves in indissoluble bonds with the wisest men, boldly yet prudently overcome superstitions, infidelity, and folly, and form of those devoted to us a body linked together by unity of purpose and possessed of authority and power.