Even in science the greatest discoveries have been made at an early age. Besides, he had been in the practice of rallying his guests and tampering with his subject; and this ironical tone did not suit his new situation. This brings us face to face with the kernel, the valuable kernel, of truth which lies…

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The birth of knowledge is the generation of time. We mortify others by _throwing cold water_ on that in which they have an advantage over us, or stagger their opinion of an excellence which is not of self-evident or absolute utility, and lessen its supposed value, by limiting the universality of a taste for it….

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The center of a wheel, through which the axle passes, is not the whole wheel, but around it the whole wheel turns. Topsy-turvyness, especially when it involves the fall of things from a height; stumbling and awkwardness of all kinds; human oddities when they grow to provocative dimensions; all self-inflation with a view to force…

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They are excellent Guides, and can direct you to every Ally, and turning in old _Rome_; yet lose their way at home in their own Parish. Especially in considering current fiction should the reader be able to distinguish between mere outspokenness, such as we find in the Bible or Shakespeare, and immoral or degrading tendency….

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The romance of the ancient world becomes more romantic in the idiomatic prose of North; the heroes are not merely Greek and Roman heroes, but Elizabethan heroes as well; the romantic fusion allured Wyndham. It will be the business of the greatest part of the following essay to make out these several points more distinctly….

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This comforting sense of a lightened load, though in part the direct result of a cessation of cerebral strain, would, as we have seen, pretty certainly derive added volume from the returning sense-reports telling of the ameliorated condition of the bodily organs. The rule, indeed, which Kepler ascertained for determining the gradual acceleration or retardation…

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Such a board may be regarded as representative of the great lay public, on whose behalf the institution must be operated, and whose members are interested in results rather than in the special methods by which these results may be obtained. The infant, too, feeling its mouth attracted and drawn as it were towards that…

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Here again we may note that the “laughable” will be relative to the special experiences and standards adopted by the particular society. Along with a good deal that is worthy of long life, there is a host of admirable material in the ephemeral paragraphs that we are accustomed to despise. Yet in too many cases…

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Transformational leadership essay. It should be understood that each verse was to be repeated several times, so as to give the fair one an opportunity to express her approval or disapproval by some of those signs which belong to the freemasonry of love the world over. Read over other library reports critically and when you…

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The troubles of 1820 led to arming the police with exceptional and summary jurisdiction, under which it deemed itself authorized to employ any methods requisite to detect and punish conspirators. I do not _remember_ the feelings of any one but myself. If either is yielding while the other is masterful, there will also be no…

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