Only the most unprejudiced of men like Stubb, nowadays partake
of cooked whales; but the Esquimaux are not so fastidious.
By degrees, I became calm enough to release my grasp and partake
The nearest relation gives the first thrust, and is followed by all the rest according to their degrees of kindred; and they to whom it does not happen to strike while the offender is alive, dip the points of their lances in his blood to show that they partake
in the revenge.
In the trade to China and India, we interfere with more than one nation, inasmuch as it enables us to partake
in advantages which they had in a manner monopolized, and as we thereby supply ourselves with commodities which we used to purchase from them.
Only those animals partake
of intelligence that have to meet a huge variety of needs and dangers.
Beside him glided Caderousse, whose desire to partake
of the good things provided for the wedding-party had induced him to become reconciled to the Dantes, father and son, although there still lingered in his mind a faint and unperfect recollection of the events of the preceding night; just as the brain retains on waking in the morning the dim and misty outline of a dream.
Be assured that I partake
in all your feelings, and do not be angry if I say that our intercourse, even by letter, must soon be given up.
Then let us partake
of the good things which are set before us
And the better those are who are governed the better also is the government, as for instance of man, rather than the brute creation: for the more excellent the materials are with which the work is finished, the more excellent certainly is the work; and wherever there is a governor and a governed, there certainly is some work produced; for whatsoever is composed of many parts, which jointly become one, whether conjunct or separate, evidently show the marks of governing and governed; and this is true of every living thing in all nature; nay, even in some things which partake
not of life, as in music; but this probably would be a disquisition too foreign to our present purpose.
A LION wishing to lure a Bull to a place where it would be safe to attack him, said: "My friend, I have killed a fine sheep; will you come with me and partake
of the mutton?