By the bye, gentlemen, this - this is a very well constructed
In addition to the above, the doctor caused to be constructed
two sheet-iron chests two lines in thickness.
Seven feet higher he constructed
a similar, though lighter platform to serve as roof, and from the sides of this he suspended the balance of his sailcloth for walls.
Skill and knowledge are now handed down from one set of students to another in this way, until at the present time a building of any description or size can be constructed wholly by our instructors and students, from the drawing of the plans to the putting in of the electric fixtures, without going off the grounds for a single workman.
This kiln turned out to be a failure, because it was not properly constructed or properly burned.
To the left, not far from the farthest cannon, was a small, newly constructed
wattle shed from which came the sound of officers' voices in eager conversation.
It took us three weeks to build all the houses, which we constructed
close by a cold spring some two miles from the harbor.
The servant was still waiting--not like a human being who took an interest in the proceedings, but (as became a perfectly bred footman) like an article of furniture artfully constructed
to come and go at the word of command.
Selenographic charts have been constructed
with a perfection which equals, if it does not even surpass, that of our terrestrial maps.
The illustration of the swimbladder in fishes is a good one, because it shows us clearly the highly important fact that an organ originally constructed
for one purpose, namely flotation, may be converted into one for a wholly different purpose, namely respiration.
We have seen that we are driven to believe in the subsidence of those vast areas, interspersed with low islands, of which not one rises above the height to which the wind and waves can throw up matter, and yet are constructed
by animals requiring a foundation, and that foundation to lie at no great depth.
The faultily constructed
plowshares in use in some parts of France were unknown here, the hoe sufficed for the little field work that they did.
Who knows but if men constructed
their dwellings with their own hands, and provided food for themselves and families simply and honestly enough, the poetic faculty would be universally developed, as birds universally sing when they are so engaged?
The argument of the Republic is the search after Justice, the nature of which is first hinted at by Cephalus, the just and blameless old man-- then discussed on the basis of proverbial morality by Socrates and Polemarchus--then caricatured by Thrasymachus and partially explained by Socrates--reduced to an abstraction by Glaucon and Adeimantus, and having become invisible in the individual reappears at length in the ideal State which is constructed
The view that seems to me to reconcile the materialistic tendency of psychology with the anti-materialistic tendency of physics is the view of William James and the American new realists, according to which the "stuff" of the world is neither mental nor material, but a "neutral stuff," out of which both are constructed