As members of the oldest beings in the universe, the Watchers saw all.
You'd been protected by other immortal beings called the Watchers until it was time for your fate to unravel.
If you let anything happen to her, I swear to the Original Beings I'll haunt you from the grave for the rest of your life!
The oldest beings in the universe, the Watchers were supposed to observe and were forbidden from interfering in human affairs.
The two types of beings had last brought their war to the mortal realm during the time of the Schism, when they'd almost destroyed the universe.
The Original Beings are locked up.
They were some of the most ancient beings in the universe, those whose first war drove immortals out of their world and created the mortal world.
Damian didn't trust the beings that saw all, knew all, and yet spoke in riddles—if they chose to speak at all.
If the Watchers were once again bringing their battle to earth, it meant the Original Beings imprisoned by the Schism were stirring up old divisions again.
Her eyes stayed on the creature, which joined several more tattooed beings in the hall before they all struck out in different directions.
—but to us lesser beings, family means something!
Furious, she threw them and turned to find two of the beings kneeling by the grass, touching them.
One of five Original Beings, he'd landed on earth when the Originals escaped from their immortal exile.
What took two gods and two Original Beings to do in Ireland, Darian had done on his own.
The Original Beings made no such law when they split the two worlds.
There are only five of us Original Beings meant to exist.
Of the five Original Beings, he only knew where one was.
Xander refused to say more, aware there was no benefit in opening old wounds, especially the kind that had driven the five Original beings a part – thereby leaving them vulnerable to the Watchers and Others – before the Schism.
This would lead to the view of Leibnitz, that the world consists of monads, self-sufficient beings, leading an inner life.
The following are some of his figures, the velocity v beings in kilometres per hour: For velocities from o to 24 km.
The story of Lohengrin as we know it is based on two principal motives common enough in folklore: the metamorphosis of human beings into swans, and the curious wife whose question brings disaster.
The blues and greys were very beautiful, and Dorothy noticed that on the cloud banks sat or reclined fleecy, shadowy forms of beautiful beings who must have been the Cloud Fairies.
Some of the wooden beings fell flat upon the ground, where they quivered and trembled in every limb; but most of them managed to wheel and escape again to a distance.
But human beings are not machines.
Well, the diseases that human beings focus on are the ones considered most unbearable.
But that's because I would be sharing the experience with another human being, and human beings form connections with other human beings.
I do not know why it is, but stories in which animals are made to talk and act like human beings have never appealed to me very strongly.
And so God who is the greatest and happiest of all beings is the most loving too.
What distant and different beings in the various mansions of the universe are contemplating the same one at the same moment!
To know this I should not need to look farther than to the shanties which everywhere border our railroads, that last improvement in civilization; where I see in my daily walks human beings living in sties, and all winter with an open door, for the sake of light, without any visible, often imaginable, wood-pile, and the forms of both old and young are permanently contracted by the long habit of shrinking from cold and misery, and the development of all their limbs and faculties is checked.
"There are none happy in the world but beings who enjoy freely a vast horizon"--said Damodara, when his herds required new and larger pastures.
Her son's growth toward manhood, at each of its stages, had seemed as extraordinary to her as if there had never existed the millions of human beings who grew up in the same way.
Don't I feel that I form one link, one step, between the lower and higher beings, in this vast harmonious multitude of beings in whom the Deity--the Supreme Power if you prefer the term--is manifest?
Both liked to recall how they had regarded each other when as yet they were nothing to one another; they felt themselves now quite different beings: then they were artificial, now natural and sincere.