I know what is the price that a working-man pays for knowledge--I have paid for it with food and sleep, with agony of body and mind, with health, almost with life itself; and so, when I come to you with a story of hope and freedom, with the vision of a new earth to be created
, of a new labor to be dared, I am not surprised that I find you sordid and material, sluggish and incredulous.
We located ourselves at the Jungfrau Hotel, one of those huge establishments which the needs of modern travel have created
in every attractive spot on the continent.
She disturbed the old man so that he said he could most wish there hadn't ever been no snakes created
Then they sat together, with a slate before them, and Tom gave Becky the pencil and held her hand in his, guiding it, and so created
another surprising house.
I shall never forget his first speech at the conven- tion--the extraordinary emotion it excited in my own mind--the powerful impression it created
upon a crowded auditory, completely taken by surprise--the applause which followed from the beginning to the end of his felicitous remarks.
She would be respectable and happy; and Emma admitted her to be the luckiest creature in the world, to have created
so steady and persevering an affection in such a man;or, if not quite the luckiest, to yield only to herself.
The agony of grief which overpowered them at first, was voluntarily renewed, was sought for, was created
again and again.
you think too much of the love of human beings; you are too impulsive, too vehement; the sovereign hand that created
your frame, and put life into it, has provided you with other resources than your feeble self, or than creatures feeble as you.
There is a place (If ancient and prophetic fame in Heav'n Err not) another World, the happy seat Of som new Race call'd MAN, about this time To be created
like to us, though less In power and excellence, but favour'd more Of him who rules above; so was his will Pronounc'd among the Gods, and by an Oath, That shook Heav'ns whol circumference, confirm'd.
They practise no rites of worship, though they believe that in the regions above there dwells a Being that governs the world: whether by this Being they mean the sun or the sky is not known; or, indeed, whether they have not some conception of the God that created
Besides, I have pointed out what are the laws of nature; and, with no other principle upon which to found my reasonings except the infinite perfection of God, I endeavored to demonstrate all those about which there could be any room for doubt, and to prove that they are such, that even if God had created
more worlds, there could have been none in which these laws were not observed.
It has created
enormous cities, has greatly increased the urban population as compared with the rural, and has thus rescued a considerable part of the population from the idiocy of rural life.
Because such a government, being created
by the prince, knows that it cannot stand without his friendship and interest, and does it utmost to support him; and therefore he who would keep a city accustomed to freedom will hold it more easily by the means of its own citizens than in any other way.
Still, I shall pass them over, merely remarking that a bountiful nature has made such provision for the happiness of all created
things as enables each to rejoice in its existence, and to praise, after its fashion and kind, the divine Being to which it owes its creation.
The leaden thoughts and the despondency that you fling upon me are my clogs, else I should long ago have achieved the task that I was created