In the case of contraries, it is not always necessary that if one exists the other should also exist: for if all become healthy there will be health and no disease, and again, if everything turns white, there will be white, but no black.
I'm sure you will agree with me that we must drink no other person's health until we have drunk his.
But I am not speaking to you about a stranger; some of you are his intimate friends, and I believe there is not one here who does not know enough of him to join heartily in drinking his health.
Anna Pavlovna's alarm was justified, for Pierre turned away from the aunt without waiting to hear her speech about Her Majesty's health
No, no, George, this is too melancholy a theme for us both just now; let us talk of your returning health.
He pressed her hand to his heart before he replied-- "My health will never return; I am lost to this world; and in fact at this moment I properly belong to another in my body: would to God that I was purely so in feelings also.
But culture, revealing the high origin of the apparent world and aiming at the perfection of the man as the end, degrades every thing else, as health
and bodily life, into means.
I am in the most magnificent health
and spirits, eating like a bull, sleeping like a tree, yet I shall not enjoy a moment till I hear my old tarpaulins tramping round the capstan.
to my dearest lady, Long may she live and well
So do you rest quietly until you have regained your health
Why, I said, they are like disease and health
; being in the soul just what disease and health
are in the body.
They will not be absent for more than two months; and the sea (as Sir James reminds me) did wonders for George's health
when he returned from India.
Now, sir, I am coming to the point; for no sooner did I name you, and told him that you and I came to town together, and had lived together ever since, than he called for another pot, and swore he would drink to your health
; and indeed he drank your health
so heartily that I was overjoyed to see there was so much gratitude left in the world; and after we had emptied that pot I said I would buy my pot too, and so we drank another to your health
; and then I made haste home to tell you the news.
she questioned him about his health
and what he had been doing, and tried to persuade him to take a rest and come out to her.
Nothing can possibly have frightened him," she replied; "I am afraid he is in bad health