The deliberating and comparing faculties generally preserve their strength much beyond that period in men who survive it; and when, in addition to this circumstance, we consider how few there are who outlive
the season of intellectual vigor, and how improbable it is that any considerable portion of the bench, whether more or less numerous, should be in such a situation at the same time, we shall be ready to conclude that limitations of this sort have little to recommend them.
It may be rendered into English thus: "May your celestial majesty outlive
the sun, eleven moons and a half
their love, but they don't outlive
the consequences of their recklessness.
A ruddy and lusty old dame, who delights in all weathers and seasons, and is likely to outlive
all her children yet.
Miss Reade says she always loves to see him sitting there because it gives her such a deep and lasting sense of the beauty and strength of love which can thus outlive
time and death.
Who knows all its awful perhapses,--those shudderings and tremblings, which it can no more live down than it can outlive
its own eternity