Russell, however, refused to give way a hair's-breadth.
It was he who urged the Hungarian cabinet not to depart a hair's-breadth from their legitimate position.
He tried to get away from them, but they would not for an instant let his shoulder move a hair's breadth.
"Exactly, not a hair's breadth farther," answered Prince Vasili, laughing, "'Sergey Kuzmich...
As if that money could add a hair's breadth to happiness or peace of mind.
"It flew a hair's breadth past my ear," said the adjutant.
For the fact that, from the point of view of observation, reason and the will are merely secretions of the brain, and that man following the general law may have developed from lower animals at some unknown period of time, only explains from a fresh side the truth admitted thousands of years ago by all the religious and philosophic theories--that from the point of view of reason man is subject to the law of necessity; but it does not advance by a hair's breadth the solution of the question, which has another, opposite, side, based on the consciousness of freedom.