References in classic literature ?
Strangely enough, or not strangely, according to one's own views, this acceptance of the classics does a great deal of harm.
Forbes, the detective, came round at once and took up the case with a great deal of energy.
Do they deal with many parts of Nature, for example the sea, mountains, plains, forests, and clouds?
As against the professedly exact laws of physics, such empirical generalizations have the advantage that they deal with observable phenomena.
Antonia Shimerda liked to go with me, and we used to wonder a great deal about these birds of subterranean habit.
I have never forgotten my mother's advice; I knew she was a wise old horse, and our master thought a great deal of her.
She then proceeded to say a good deal more than she felt, of the advantage of such an addition to their confined society in Surry; the pleasure of looking at somebody new; the galaday to Highbury entire, which the sight of him would have made; and ending with reflections on the Churchills again, found herself directly involved in a disagreement with Mr.
Stuart, whose turn it was to deal, gathered them up, and went on: "You are right, theoretically, Mr.
The girl had a good deal of spirit, and she had tant soit peu of mother Eve's love of mischief in her.
All vessels are handled in the same way as far as theory goes, just as you may deal with all men on broad and rigid principles.
I can't afford to give all my love and reverence to such rarities: I want a great deal of those feelings for my every-day fellow-men, especially for the few in the foreground of the great multitude, whose faces I know, whose hands I touch for whom I have to make way with kindly courtesy.
He had never knowingly given her pain, but he now felt that she required more positive kindness; and with that view endeavoured, in the first place, to lessen her fears of them all, and gave her especially a great deal of good advice as to playing with Maria and Julia, and being as merry as possible.
He had a very well-formed head, with a shapely, symmetrical balance of the frontal and the occipital development, and a good deal of straight, rather dry brown hair.
Sir Walter, without hesitation, declared the Admiral to be the best-looking sailor he had ever met with, and went so far as to say, that if his own man might have had the arranging of his hair, he should not be ashamed of being seen with him any where; and the Admiral, with sympathetic cordiality, observed to his wife as they drove back through the park, "I thought we should soon come to a deal, my dear, in spite of what they told us at Taunton.
I have thought a great deal about that lovely England since I left it, and all the famous historic scenes I visited; but I have come to the conclusion that it is not a country in which I should care to reside.