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see Las Casas, Bartolomé deLas Casas, Bartolomé de
, 1474–1566, Spanish missionary and historian, called the apostle of the Indies. He went to Hispaniola with his father in 1502, and eight years later he was ordained a priest.
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And nothing honours a man more than to establish new laws and new ordinances when he himself was newly risen.
Yet these new laws were broken again and again, because bread had now become so dear that it was impossible for men to live on as little as they had done before.
All new laws, though penned with the greatest technical skill, and passed on the fullest and most mature deliberation, are considered as more or less obscure and equivocal, until their meaning be liquidated and ascertained by a series of particular discussions and adjudications.
There in Petersburg they are always writing- not notes only but even new laws.
new Laws thou seest impos'd; New Laws from him who reigns, new minds may raise In us who serve, new Counsels, to debate What doubtful may ensue, more in this place To utter is not safe.
The glory of His evangelists, and the proof of their divine mission, is not so much that they made laws for the world, but that they spread a new spirit abroad, and the new laws were filled with this new spirit.
We have new laws, Evremonde, and new offences, since you were here.
They make the laws as they are needed; a new law for each emergency.
There are two lessons in this discourse: first, that in order to create one must be as a little child; secondly, that it is only through existing law and order that one attains to that height from which new law and new order may be promulgated.
It is easy for you to talk of annulling the law of development, but where is the new law of development that will maintain your strength?
I wish that I might; but a new law is come into this part of the jungle.
This is the first tournament under the new law, whidh allow each combatant to use any weapon he may pre- fer.