She had gradually come to be interested in her niece, and fond of her; she disliked some things about her very much, she was amused by others; but she felt her, on the whole, a live if unformed human being, experimental
, and not always fortunate in her experiments, but with powers of some kind, and a capacity for feeling.
Come," he said to me, "you are sentenced to the experimental
pits for having dared to insult the intelligence of the mighty ones with the ridiculous tale you have had the temerity to unfold to them.
It's just a little experimental
invention of a friend of mine," he explained.
My favourite study is the study of experimental
chemistry--and my workshop, since we have been in Venice, is down here.
that occurred on the Government experimental
farm in the District of
Bold in his conceptions, he contributed powerfully to the progress of that arm and gave an immense impetus to experimental
But he did, much more fully and clearly than any one before him, demonstrate the importance and possibilities of that method; modern experimental
science and thought have proceeded directly in the path which he pointed out; and he is fully entitled to the great honor of being called their father, which certainly places him high among the great figures in the history of human thought.
Now I would have both so to benefit by the experience of others, and the precepts of a higher authority, that they should know beforehand to refuse the evil and choose the good, and require no experimental
proofs to teach them the evil of transgression.
At last he said, "Pray excuse my apparent irrelevance, my good sir, but I should like to ask you a question in experimental
psychology and the association of ideas.
He was also an experimental
chemist on a small scale, and had made unto himself an electric machine, from which it was his greatest pleasure and glory to administer small shocks to any small boys who were rash enough to venture into his study.
Zarathustra CREATED the most portentous error, MORALITY, consequently he should also be the first to PERCEIVE that error, not only because he has had longer and greater experience of the subject than any other thinker--all history is the experimental
refutation of the theory of the so-called moral order of things:--the more important point is that Zarathustra was more truthful than any other thinker.
4) That instinct supplies the impulses to experimental
movements which are required for the process of learning;
The second founded a professorship of experimental
chemistry at a northern university.
He caught on the latter's face not only the complacency proper to the occasion lurking under the moustache, but the vestiges of experimental
watchfulness in the round eyes, which had been, no doubt, fastened on his back, and now met his glance for a second before the intent character of their stare had the time to change to a merely startled appearance.
It is time that you should return to your countrymen, to deliver up some of those stores of experimental
knowledge that you have doubtless obtained by so long a sojourn in the wilds, which, however they may be corrupted by preconceived opinions, will prove acceptable bequests to those whom, as you say, you must shortly leave for ever.