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|Boileau, Nicholas Praising an honest person who doesn't deserve it, always |
wounds them. - Boileau, Nicholas To say, well done to any bit of good work is to
take hold of the powers which have made the effort and strengthen them beyond
|He simply doesn't believe in shortcuts. "Success Is a Choice draws on Pitino's 17 years as a college and professional coach.|
|There were many prisoners — Seton, Rosse,and Cassilis among them, the |
sheriffs of Ayr and Linlithgow, two sons of the Bishop ... On the other side but four
private soldiers were killed, and Hume, Ochiltree, and Car of Faudonaide badly
wounded. .... to think of his having been always in the wrong- (by the way, he
bought the Blenheim pictures, for which wo praised him ... as be deserved) — we
really wish they would ask some intelligent foreigner (an American will do) what
his honest ...
|But for any king or anybody else as a ruler to set up the claim that the Lord ever |
went around sounding them along diplomatic lines, ... Does any sensible person
believe that the Lord takes any hand in creating wars, or of aiding and abetting
men in killing and ... The Lord is always on the side of right, but he is running no
butcher shop for any particular nation. ... aid to the injured, and the powers
pretend to sympathize with the wounded, yet_continue to make more wounded
|'Twas hard to believe him not a traitor, since they fetched with them the dried |
heads of two of our people and sought to embroil Metipom in Philip's quarrel.'' "
He did ... Nay, David, Monapikot deserves your praise and not your dislike. No
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|Fleeing to El Paso, they're stalked by assorted goons, including their wounded ex|
-accomplice Rudy (Michael Mad- ... the comparison may smack of faint praise, I'm
happy to report that she makes a far more compelling Carol than did Ali MacGraw
. ... of macho poses as Doc (he's always fiddling with his sunglasses), but he
lacks a leading man's effortless authority. ... people with twelve- gauge shotguns
— they remain essentially decent people who deserve an old man's blessing as ...
|"Well, it doesn't seem quite true to me that I am fascinating," she replied evasively|
. ... the susceptible person myself possibly among them — will be always
draggling after you, getting where they may just see you, doing desperate things.
... cool girl's voice; " if you can only fight half as winningly as you can talk, you are
able to make a pleasure of a bayonet wound ! ... you deserve without adding the
warning you need, it stands to reason that my poor rough-and-ready mixture of
|Such a menial role offended his own thus far unshaken sense of his abilities and |
the status they deserved. ... Anquetil never wooed opinion; he always expected
his considerable achievements to speak eloquently for him. ... The hurts were
real, the wounds inflicted on him too often calculated and the disappointments
terribly sharp, but he did not give in to them. ... Poulidor: the man of the people,
the honest labourer who proved Napoleon's claim that every soldier of France
carried a ...
|Don't let them draw a full breath and keep them in that vise till they feel |
uncomfortable without the corset. ... be as in the case where a gentleman, in
trying to flatter his hostess, praised her “lovely little eyes. ... In eastern countries
no man is permitted to see the face of the wife of another. ... Vital truth can always
be expressed in a manner both delicate and ennobling. ... Even she who stays
beside the dying bed of her sick or wounded husband meets with the treatment
accorded to a ...