I guess a walk in the cool evening isn't worth the risk of being eaten up by beasts is it?
She looked up to find both hideous beasts staring at her, drooling.
Non-sentient beasts that kill, she replied.
2 " The greatest of all the prejudices we have retained from our infancy is that of believing that the beasts think."
The plan of the Propylaea consists of a large square hall, from which five steps lead up to a wall pierced by five gateways of graduated sizes, the central one giving passage to a road suitable for beasts or possibly for vehicles.
(e) The strife with beasts at Ephesus.
The figures, whether of men or beasts, are of a squat, heavy order, with internal features (e.g.
Satan and the beasts condemned to eternal torment.
For around the corner had come two enormous savage beasts, treading so lightly that they were upon him before he was aware of their presence.
Jim hesitated, eyeing the beasts fearfully.
These royal beasts are both warm friends of little Dorothy and have come to the Emerald City this morning to welcome her to our fairyland.
He bowed his head with as much dignity as he could muster toward the savage looking beasts, who in return nodded in a friendly way.
She hugged both the Lion and the Tiger with eager delight, but seemed to love the King of Beasts a little better than she did his hungry friend, having known him longer.
"Then," said the shah, "it must be that the sun shines and the rain falls for the sake of these poor beasts; for men so unjust do not deserve such blessings."
He sang of the beginning of things; how the world was made; how the sun and moon came into being; how the land rose from the water; how the birds and the beasts were given life.
Dear me, what unbeautiful little beasts they are!
When, as was commonly the case, I had none to commune with, I used to raise the echoes by striking with a paddle on the side of my boat, filling the surrounding woods with circling and dilating sound, stirring them up as the keeper of a menagerie his wild beasts, until I elicited a growl from every wooded vale and hillside.
"That in which men differ from brute beasts," says Mencius, "is a thing very inconsiderable; the common herd lose it very soon; superior men preserve it carefully."
I suspect that Pilpay & Co. have put animals to their best use, for they are all beasts of burden, in a sense, made to carry some portion of our thoughts.
"As your messenger ordered, your special beasts," replied Balaga.
Some of this dust was kneaded by the feet and wheels, while the rest rose and hung like a cloud over the troops, settling in eyes, ears, hair, and nostrils, and worst of all in the lungs of the men and beasts as they moved along that road.
"Oh, the nasty beasts!" said he with disgust.