I suppose I shall have many such battles with the little woman before she learns the only two essential things I can teach her, obedience and love.
The child comes into the world with the ability to learn, and he learns of himself, provided he is supplied with sufficient outward stimulus.
He won't stay with us for a minute when he learns what I did.
When a person learns to do one job and specializes in that one job, she gets really good at it.
I think she understands if Quinn learns what Julie did, he's going to blow his stack.
Wandering over the earth in search of her daughter, Demeter learns from Helios the truth about her disappearance.
What I can say is that she learns fast.
But, on the other hand, the vital spirits cause a movement in the gland by which the mind perceives the affection of the organs, learns that something is to be loved or hated, admired or shunned.
The figures are no longer abstractions; they are concrete examples of the folly of the bibliophile who collects books but learns nothing from them, of the evil judge who takes bribes to favour the guilty, of the old fool whom time merely strengthens in his folly, of those who are eager to follow the fashions, of the priests who spend their time in church telling "gestes" of Robin Hood and so forth.
In the 12th tablet Gilgamesh succeeds in obtaining a view of Eabani's shade, and learns through him of the sad fate endured by the dead.
Compare the case of a boy who learns to ride a bicycle.
He that learns from every man..
In this way the lad learns the principle of holding a puller, getting pace out of a lazy one, and leaving well alone with a nice free but temperate mover; he learns to do everything in a horsemanlike manner, and when he has raised himself to the pitch of a "fashionable" jockey, he will frequently be called upon to ride several horses a day at race meetings.
Nor does he see that a man is conscious not of idea, feeling, will, experience, but of something conceiving, feeling, willing and experiencing, which he gradually learns to call himself, and that he is never conscious of doing all this " minding " without his body.
In the first the novice is received and told to meditate on the three mystic letters; in the second, after a period of forty days, he is taught the titles of the 16 suras of the Majmu`; in the third, after seven or nine months (intended to correspond with the ordinary period of gestation), he is taught Suras 5, 6 and 9, learns the meaning of the three mystic letters and goes through a further period of instruction from his initiator.
The south-east parts are perfectly flat; and about one-third of the county consists of fens and marshes, intersected in all directions by artificial drains, called locally dykes, delphs, drains, becks, learns and eaux.
3-25, here a famous prophet), where the Israelite catastrophe is foreshadowed, and Saul learns that he has lost the favour of Yahweh, and that his kingdom will pass to David (vv.
"I will give it to the one who first learns to read in it" she answered.
But, as I came to your palace this morning, I kept saying to myself, 'When our lord Al Mansour learns just how it was that I borrowed the gold, I have no doubt that in his kindness of heart he will forgive me the debt.'
I have written to her that when Maud learns to read, I shall have many stories to send her.
Helen knows the meaning of more than a hundred words now, and learns new ones daily without the slightest suspicion that she is performing a most difficult feat.
She learns because she can't help it, just as the bird learns to fly.
Since I have abandoned the idea of regular lessons, I find that Helen learns much faster.
Every new word Helen learns seems to carry with it necessity for many more.
WE MAKE A SORT OF GAME OF IT and try to see who can find the words most quickly, Helen with her fingers, or I with my eyes, and she learns as many new words as I can explain with the help of those she knows.
In this way, she learns countless new expressions without any apparent effort.
Thus he learns that words name things and actions and feelings.
True, single words do suggest and express ideas; the child may say simply "mamma" when he means "Where is mamma?" but he learns the expression of the ideas that relate to mamma--he learns language--by hearing complete sentences.
It would astonish you to see how many words she learns in an hour in this pleasant manner.
He learns not by reading what he understands, but by reading and remembering words he does not understand.
He who is only a traveller learns things at second-hand and by the halves, and is poor authority.
The way you tell it, it sounds nearly impossible for us to catch him if he learns everything we can and might do.
One learns many things then, she added with a certain pride.