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And he felt that this fact and what she expected of him called for something not fully defined in that code of principles by which he had hitherto steered his course in life.
He would say a lot of pleasant things, ask you to dinner" ("That would not be bad as regards the unwritten code," thought Boris), "but nothing more would come of it.
Hence the Three Laws, mentioned above, suffice for the better regulated States, and may be accepted as a rough exemplification of our Female Code.
In the meanwhile," continued the magistrate, "our codes are in full force, with all their contradictory enactments derived from Gallic customs, Roman laws, and Frank usages; the knowledge of all which, you will agree, is not to be acquired without extended labor; it needs tedious study to acquire this knowledge, and, when acquired, a strong power of brain to retain it.
For, according to the order of nature, which is quite superior to our will, it stands thus; there will always be a government of force where men are selfish; and when they are pure enough to abjure the code of force they will be wise enough to see how these public ends of the post-office, of the highway, of commerce and the exchange of property, of museums and libraries, of institutions of art and science can be answered.
Human nature expresses itself in them as characteristically as in statues, or songs, or railroads; and an abstract of the codes of nations would be a transcript of the common conscience.
The grand principles of virtue and honour, however they may be distorted by arbitrary codes, are the same all the world over: and where these principles are concerned, the right or wrong of any action appears the same to the uncultivated as to the enlightened mind.
By all the codes which I am acquainted with, I am a devilishly wicked specimen of the sex.
The meaning of the term, as defined in the codes of the several States, would be as impracticable as the former would be a dishonorable and illegitimate guide.
To vote by telephone, call the voteline on 0901 229 1543 and, when prompted, enter the three-digit code of the child you would like to vote for.
Smart data structures and dumb code works a lot better than the other way around.
Berrou likens the code to a crossword puzzle in which one would-be solver receives the "across" clues and another receives the "down" clues.
With each method, parts are given a unique code using a pre-encoded stencil or mold, which are made either on-site or by Perma-Code.
Anyone with a smart code can immediately pay money online, receive money (including from credit cards or any other means provided by the smart-code server), use the code's control center on the Web to change any' of dozens or hundreds of options, and create any number of new children codes (with those options) to give or sell to others.
It seems that some subcontractors, like those in the plumbing and steamfitting industries, would like to see the National Fire Protection Association NFPA 5000 Building Construction and Safety Code adopted, whereas those in the architectural design and construction management industries are backing the International Building Code.