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|and to believe that we too can be seen and judged in the wholeness of our |
character. GEORGE ELIOT 11819-80). English ... 10 Example is a bright looking-
glass, universal and for all shapes to look into. MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE (1 533-
|Johnson, Samuel We are too quick to imitate depraved examples. - Juvenal, (|
Decimus Junius Juvenalis) Nothing is so contagious as an example. ... Miller,
Henry Example is a bright looking-glass, universal and for all shapes to look into.
|Montaigne, Michel Eyquem De In true education, anything that comes to our |
hand is as good as a book: the prank of a page- boy, the ... Montaigne, Michel
Eyquem De Example is a bright looking-glass, universal and for all shapes to
|But sure there is need of other remedies than dreaming, a weak contention of art |
against nature. Example is a bright looking-glass, universal and for all shapes to
look into. There is not much less vexation in the government of a private family ...
|An Encyclopedia of Valuable Receipts in the Principal Arts of Life, Including |
Complete Treatises on Practical Chemistry, the ... its rich quality ; a nutty smell
and rich aroma indicate a similar taste; and a bright, golden, glittering, cream-
colored surface shows iU high state or cleanliness. ... To test butter more
thoroughly melt and render it free from all salt and water by filtration. ... Make an
egg tester by fitting » looking-glass in the bottom of a cigar box ; cat round tioles
in the cover, just Inrgc ...
|To cite a few examples of building in which polychromatic decoration remains; |
there is the Parthenon, there are the Baths of Titus, the house of Augustus ...
These are all polychromatised, and in most cases with bright positive ... We
began by admitting stained glass, and. finding that white walls looked more
povertystricken by the contrast, we ventured to tone ... orpiment, and other
pigments to be used in the painting of the church) that the practice of polychrome
was almost "universal.
|To cite a few examples of building in which polychromatic decoration remains ; |
there is the Parthenon, there are the Baths of ... These are all polychromatised,
and in most cases with bright positive colours. ... We began by admitting stained
glass, and, finding that white walls looked more poverty- stricken by the contrast,
we ... We can, therefore, with justice exclaim, "Give us back the ancient colours in
place of white walls and mouldings which look as if they were moulded in plaster,
|It is market-day, and there is a most picturesque array of countrywomen, who look |
as if they all belonged to the sea, ... Their dress is wonderfully full of low-toned
colour, with perhaps bright-coloured cotton handkerchiefs ... Black, dark blue,
and a sort of greenish grey are almost the universal colours seen in skirts all over
the province; the .... She is for ever attitudinizing before a mental looking-glass,
and always deprecating, now the admiration of her friends, and now her own
|a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge with a new atlas of |
the world William Dwight Whitney, ... F. miroir = Pr. mirador = It. miratore^
miradore, a looking-glass (= Sp. mirador, a lookout, balcony: see mirador), < ML.
as if *mira- ... < L. mirari, wonder at, ML. mirare (> It. mirare = Sp. Pg. mirar = F.
mirer), look at, < minis, wonderful: see admire, miracle. ... Bhows in the reflection
bright images which are counterparts of raised figures or characters on the back
of the mirror.
|Throwing ont sparks; vividly bright— Svn. Glittering; brilliant; shin- inq, which see. |
SPXRK'LING-NESS, n. A twinkling ... SPAT'TER, v. t. To sprinkle on; to make dirty;
to scatter about SPAT'TER, v. i. To throw out of the mouth In a scattered manner.
... SPaTT-LaTE, a. Shaped like a spatula or ... That which serves to represent
things of a like character, as a specimen of one's handwriting. — Svn. Sample. ...
Ono that looks on; one personally present on any occasion. ... Like a looking-