Now he was exerting his authority in another way.
I didn't mean to sound like some kind of authority on the subject.
"Get out," she said with as much authority as she could muster.
To perform this function without fear of error, this authority must be infallible in its own sphere.
Webster never goes behind government, and so cannot speak with authority about it.
Still, what business could survive without a person with final authority on decisions?
In 1831 he published his History of England, AngloSaxon Period, later editions of which were published as History of the Anglo-Saxons; in 1832, his Rise and Progress of the English Commonwealth, pronounced by Freeman a "memorable book"; and in 1834 his Essay upon the original authority of the king's council.
He became a recognized authority on finance, and repeatedly served on the Budget Commission as reporter or president.
162), as though the single authority of the Byzantine iipxuni was already weakened.
The soldier is applauded who refuses to serve in an unjust war by those who do not refuse to sustain the unjust government which makes the war; is applauded by those whose own act and authority he disregards and sets at naught; as if the state were penitent to that degree that it hired one to scourge it while it sinned, but not to that degree that it left off sinning for a moment.
If Howie was successful and a tip was in order, Martha would call me and after Betsy would find the most appropriate authority to call, I'd convey the tip.
Every society of men must have a supreme authority, whether individual or collective, empowered to give a final decision in the controversies which concern it.
Paley, a common authority with many on moral questions, in his chapter on the "Duty of Submission to Civil Government," resolves all civil obligation into expediency; and he proceeds to say that "so long as the interest of the whole society requires it, that is, so long as the established government cannot be resisted or changed without public inconveniency, it is the will of God... that the established government be obeyed, and no longer....
As regards candidates for ecclesiastical offices, the concordats concluded with Catholic nations regularly give the sovereign the right to nominate or present to bishoprics, often also to other inferior benefices, such as canonries, important parishes and abbeys; or at least the choice of the ecclesiastical authority is submitted to the approval of the civil power.
On the 26th of January the grand-duke issued a circular letter to the Tuscan bishops suggesting certain reforms, especially in the matter of the restoration of the authority of diocesan synods, the purging of the missals and breviaries of legends, the assertion of episcopal as against papal authority, the curtailing of the privileges of the monastic orders, and the better education of the clergy.
Collier deprecated the extent of the authority assumed by the patron and the servility of the poorer clergy.
(Paris, 1724-1729), republished by Victor Cousin (Paris, 1824-1826) in II vols., and again under the authority of the minister of public instruction by C. Adam and P. Tannery (1897 foil.).
Even then he had begun to distrust the authority of tradition and his teachers.
Under Pericles Athens also attained her greatest measure of commercial prosperity, and the activity of her traders all over the Levant, the Black Sea and the West, is attested not only by literary authority, but also by numerous Attic coins, vases, &c.
From the time he received this news to the end of the campaign all Kutuzov's activity was directed toward restraining his troops, by authority, by guile, and by entreaty, from useless attacks, maneuvers, or encounters with the perishing enemy.
He had neither authority nor right to ignore her emphatic command that he leave her place and remain silent about what he'd seen.
People that dictate the rules make decisions for others with much authority.
I informed her I had it on good authority the tipster would be retiring.
Anyone in authority seemed habitually out of the office after Dean gave his name.
It had to be difficult to maintain any semblance of authority with a toddler clinging to his face, but he managed to do it.
He's unaccustomed to having his authority challenged.
She had no authority to access anything and no ability to see the emerops facilities or fed facilities.
Her father had been the final authority, but never had she questioned her mother's authority.
News and information that undermine their credibility or authority aren't so welcome either.
Napoleon at the battle of Borodino fulfilled his office as representative of authority as well as, and even better than, at other battles.
While the strife was at its hottest, Hastings had sent an agent to England with a general authority to place his resignation in the hands of the Company under certain conditions.
Cochin- China is administered by a lieutenant-governor under the authority of the governorgeneral of Indo-China.
Deprived of power and authority, his crimes and his craft exposed, he should have appeared to them what he appeared ten years previously and one year later--an outlawed brigand.
At a very early age he entertained an exalted idea of his own divine authority, and his studies were largely devoted to searching in the Scriptures and the Slavonic chronicles for sanctions and precedents for the exercise and development of his right divine.
Bennigsen on his own authority ordered the troops to occupy the high ground.
"Your information may be better than mine," Anna Pavlovna suddenly and venomously retorted on the inexperienced young man, "but I know on good authority that this doctor is a very learned and able man.
In 74, by a lavish use of bribes, Verres secured the city praetorship, and, as a creature of Sulla, abused his authority to further the political ends of his party.
Down to 1 127; for the rest of the reign the authority is William of Tyre.
It was thus practically a committee of the larger council, and assisted the king in his judicial work, its authority being as undefined as his own.
As the heresy consisted chiefly in defending the clergy on grounds of reason instead of authority, the proceeding does not show any great enlightenment on Waynflete's part.
Over and above the authority delegated to the ordinary councils or courts, a reserve of judicial power was believed to reside in the king, which was invoked as of grace by the suitors who could not obtain relief from any inferior tribunal.
In modern Protestantism, on the other hand, the idea of an infallible authority whether in the Church or the Bible has tended to disappear, religious truths being conceived as valuable only as they are apprehended and made real to the individual mind and soul by the grace of God, not by reason of any submission to an external authority.
Other conventions secure the exercise of the jurisdiction of the bishops in their diocese, and determine precisely their authority over seminaries and other ecclesiastical establishments of instruction and education, as well as over public schools, so far as concerns the teaching of religion.
Although some lurking errors impaired the authority of the concluded parallaxes this work ranks as a valuable contribution to astronomy, since it showed the possibility of employing photography in such delicate investigations.
Everything was just as everybody always has it, especially so the general, who admired the apartment, patted Berg on the shoulder, and with parental authority superintended the setting out of the table for boston.
But I," he paused, "by the authority entrusted to me by my Sovereign and country, order a retreat."
Many other victims have perished and are perishing for the public good--and he began thinking of his social duties to his family and to the city entrusted to him, and of himself--not himself as Theodore Vasilyevich Rostopchin (he fancied that Theodore Vasilyevich Rostopchin was sacrificing himself for the public good) but himself as governor, the representative of authority and of the Tsar.
He spent several years in establishing his authority there, but found some difficulty in making these provinces hereditary in his family.
1827), an authority upon banking and economics generally; and Sir Reginald Francis Douce Palgrave.
One would think, that a deliberate and practical denial of its authority was the only offence never contemplated by government; else, why has it not assigned its definite, its suitable and proportionate, penalty?
After living at the seat of the highest authority and power, after conversing with the Emperor less than three hours before, and in general being accustomed to the respect due to his rank in the service, Balashev found it very strange here on Russian soil to encounter this hostile, and still more this disrespectful, application of brute force to himself.
Concordatum, agreed upon, from con-, together, and cor, heart), a term originally denoting an agreement between ecclesiastical persons or secular persons, but later applied to a pact concluded between the ecclesiastical authority and the secular authority on ecclesiastical matters which concern both, and, more specially, to a pact concluded between the pope, as head of the Catholic Church, and a temporal sovereign for the regulation of ecclesiastical affairs in the territory of such sovereign.
Besides this, historians of that kind contradict each other even in their statement as to the force on which the authority of some particular person was based.
But the lord keeper Bridgeman answered: "Certainly precedents are very necessary and useful to us, for in them we may find the reasons of the equity to guide us, and besides the authority of those who made them is much to be regarded.
In 921, however, he recognized the authority of Henry I.
He is so accustomed to unlimited power that he is terrible, and now he has this authority of a commander-in-chief of the recruiting, granted by the Emperor.
The Sovereign plainly said that the Council and Senate are estates of the realm, he said that the government must rest not on authority but on secure bases.
In 920 the barons, jealous of the growth of the royal authority and discontented with the favour shown by the king to his counsellor Hagano, rebelled, and in 922 elected Robert, brother of King Odo, in place of Charles.
The Ruffians are only nominally subject to the sultan of Morocco, against whose authority they are in constant revolt.
As provost, Waynflete procured the exemption of the college from archidiaconal authority on the 2nd of May,.
Is the chief authority for the earlier events of his life, 127 seq.: "Ossaque legisti non illa aetate legenda Patris et in tenues cogeris ipse Lares.
"Not only the court of exchequer, whose functions were in a peculiar manner connected with royal authority, but the counties palatine of Chester, Lancaster and Durham, the court of great session in Wales, the universities, the city of London, the Cinque Ports and other places silently assumed extraordinary jurisdiction similar to that exercised in the court of chancery."
Whom hast thou denied? he suddenly asked with exulting austerity and authority in his voice.
She in return, expressed her thanks for, as she said, being appointed the resident authority on the Psychic Tipster.