In a short time, I proceeded to remove my family from Clench to this garrison; where we arrived safe without any other difficulties than such as are common
to this passage, my wife and daughter being the first white women that ever stood on the banks of Kentucke river.
That ain't the way to get out of being common
, old chap.
Yes," he said presently, "I was the first to put stick or stone on Whortleberry Common
As the common
size of the natives is somewhat under six inches high, so there is an exact proportion in all other animals, as well as plants and trees: for instance, the tallest horses and oxen are between four and five inches in height, the sheep an inch and half, more or less: their geese about the bigness of a sparrow, and so the several gradations downwards till you come to the smallest, which to my sight, were almost invisible; but nature has adapted the eyes of the Lilliputians to all objects proper for their view: they see with great exactness, but at no great distance.
In the early ages of Christianity, Germany was occupied by seven distinct nations, who had no common
By a faction, I understand a number of citizens, whether amounting to a majority or a minority of the whole, who are united and actuated by some common
impulse of passion, or of interest, adversed to the rights of other citizens, or to the permanent and aggregate interests of the community.
The Communists are distinguished from the other working-class parties is only: (1) In the national struggles of the proletarians of the different countries, they point out and bring to the front the common
interests of entire proletariat, independently of nationality.
But very early in the morning poor Ogilvy, who had seen the shooting star and who was persuaded that a meteorite lay somewhere on the common
between Horsell, Ottershaw, and Woking, rose early with the idea of finding it.
Things are said to be named 'equivocally' when, though they have a common
name, the definition corresponding with the name differs for each.
If it be from the common
people, it is commonly false and naught; and rather followeth vain persons, than virtuous.
It is in the state that that common
seeking after the good which is the profoundest truth about men and nature becomes explicit and knows itself.
Abandoning the conception of cause, mathematics seeks law, that is, the property common
to all unknown, infinitely small, elements.