"Back when you were in high school, they hadn't invented the movies," Harold offered, then asked, "Was she as pretty as that beauty Mr. Dean was parading around the park on Thursday morning?"
He found it laughable that the living invented so many myths to create a false sense of security regarding the dark predators.
So, when the alarm shrilled its two cents' worth, Dean had cussed the sadist who invented it and figured it wasn't going to be a pleasant Wednesday.
To suppose that all mythical stories are fables invented by the philosophers is to write history backwards avid confound the instinctive, impersonal, poetic wisdom of the earliest times with the civilized, rational and abstract occult wisdom of our own day.
The water-screw which he invented (see below) was probably devised in Egypt for the purpose of irrigating fields.
These treatises were probably composed before Napier had invented the logarithms or any of the apparatuses described in the Rabdologia; for they contain no allusion to the principle of logarithms, even where we should expect to find such a reference, and the one solitary sentence where the Rabdologia is mentioned ("sive omnium facillime per ossa Rhabdologiae nostrae") was probably added afterwards.
In 1902 Marconi invented two forms of magnetic detector, one of which he developed into an electric wave detector of extraordinary delicacy and utility (see Proc. Roy.
The difficulty was first satisfactorily overcome in the long-distance transmitter, invented by A.
Finally, I invented a new Adjustable Post-hole, which I thought would make my fortune.
Imagine a thousand new arts, none of which are even invented yet, each with a thousand new great masters.
We also can't hammer nails with our hands, so we invented hammers.
About clothes, and how robots will weave garments that never wear out from materials not yet invented that will cost very little.
In a world where only one tool is invented, a hoe, there will be no billionaires.
You have invented an elixir not of memory, but of reminding.
But I do not understand how he ever thought a blind and deaf child of eleven could have invented them.
Indeed, at one time it was believed that the best way for them to communicate was through systematized gestures, the sign language invented by the Abbe de l'Epee.
He invented the instrument, the physical means of working, but the teaching of language is quite another thing from the mechanical means by which language may be taught.
The only signs which I think she may have invented were her signs for SMALL and LARGE.
Man has invented, not only houses, but clothes and cooked food; and possibly from the accidental discovery of the warmth of fire, and the consequent use of it, at first a luxury, arose the present necessity to sit by it.
He saw this unequal combat from afar--for the blacks were nearly twice the size of the red--he drew near with rapid pace till he stood on his guard within half an inch of the combatants; then, watching his opportunity, he sprang upon the black warrior, and commenced his operations near the root of his right fore leg, leaving the foe to select among his own members; and so there were three united for life, as if a new kind of attraction had been invented which put all other locks and cements to shame.
Were preserved meats invented to preserve meat merely?
Who invented Him, if He did not exist?
And as usual when speaking of Pierre, she began to tell anecdotes of his absent-mindedness, some of which had even been invented about him.
In Helene's circle the war in general was regarded as a series of formal demonstrations which would very soon end in peace, and the view prevailed expressed by Bilibin--who now in Petersburg was quite at home in Helene's house, which every clever man was obliged to visit--that not by gunpowder but by those who invented it would matters be settled.
What have they been invented for if they can't arrange that? said Helene.
Perhaps you think you have invented a novelty?