After having been deprived during the course of 3 weeks of a real freind (for such I term your Mother) imagine my transports at beholding one, most truly worthy of the Name
. Sophia was rather above the middle size; most elegantly formed.
Besides, such a complete retirement seemed to imply a satisfactory amount of trust in their officers, and to be trusted displeases no seaman worthy of the name
From the Conquest until Layamon wrote his Brut, there was no English literature worthy of the name
. Had we not already spoken of Layamon out of true order in following the story of Arthur, it is here that we should speak of him and of his book, The Brut.
But after some few miles of tract the nature of the soil gradually changes and the country shows itself worthy of the name
. Cultivated plains soon appear, where are united all the productions of the northern and tropical floras, terminating in prairies abounding with pineapples and yams, tobacco, rice, cotton-plants, and sugar-canes, which extend beyond reach of sight, flinging their riches broadcast with careless prodigality.
Remain worthy of the name
you have received from one of them, and of the friendship you have enjoyed with the other.
The senses have their share in all love between the sexes which is worthy of the name
. They had no share in the feeling with which I regarded Miss Dunross.
The Unquenchables had done their best to be worthy of the name
, for like elves they had worked by night and conjured up a comical surprise.
He left a son and a daughter, both worthy of the name
they were called upon to bear; the son, a cutter as unerring and exact as the square rule; the daughter, apt at embroidery, and at designing ornaments.
Every man, worthy of the name
, deserves some consideration.
No man likes to acknowledge that he has made a mistake in the choice of his profession, and every man, worthy of the name
, will row long against wind and tide before he allows himself to cry out, "I am baffled!" and submits to be floated passively back to land.
Capacity for suffering is developed in every human being worthy of the name
The truth is, as I believe I have since found out, that they have no barber shops worthy of the name
in Paris--and no barbers, either, for that matter.
"It is as I have been saying: for a worthy cause, or a cause which he believed to be worthy, there is no man of my country worthy of the name
who would not accept death with the same resignation that he lays his head upon the pillow and waits for sleep."
First, I think that if our rulers and their auxiliaries are to be worthy of the name
which they bear, there must be willingness to obey in the one and the power of command in the other; the guardians must themselves obey the laws, and they must also imitate the spirit of them in any details which are entrusted to their care.
He thanked his father for his former generous conduct; and he promised him that if he fell on the field or survived it, he would act in a manner worthy of the name
of George Osborne.