Katie asked her about the progress on the horse ranch.
Progress is being made.
It has been justly observed by many that this continuous cyclical movement entirely excludes the progress of humanity towards a better future.
Instead of science proceeding at the slow speed of time, the only limit on its progress will be processor speed—and those two speeds hardly can be compared.
It indicates better than any water hereabouts the absolute progress of the season, being least affected by transient changes of temperature.
Rather, it is an acknowledgement of progress made.
Later that evening, while Dean and his stepfather were filling their faces with apple pie and ice cream and feeling sorry for themselves about their lack of progress in finding Byrne, a young man strolled up to them with a smile on his face.
If the answers to those questions are affirmative, then making assumptions about increasing rates of technological progress is very reasonable.
Thompson proved a worthy successor to Whewell; the twenty years of his mastership were years of progress, and he himself took an active part in the abolition of tests and the reform of university studies and of the college statutes.
I could not read her lips easily; so my progress was much slower than in German.
I did not care especially for "The Pilgrim's Progress," which I think I did not finish, or for the "Fables."
The progress of the war was eagerly followed, and only the reports most flattering to our army were circulated.
He was delighted at the unexpected rapidity of his pupil's progress, but could not abandon the edifice of argument he had laboriously constructed.
Most of the people at that time paid no attention to the general progress of events but were guided only by their private interests, and they were the very people whose activities at that period were most useful.
The car abruptly halted its progress, slinging Lisa against the steering wheel with bone jarring force.
They were making some progress, but she should desire him.
At the university he made rapid progress, especially in jurisprudence, though preferring the study of history, literature, juridical science and philosophy.
It has been replied that these cycles are similar without being identical, and that, if one might differ from another, the idea of progress was not necessarily excluded by the law of cycles.
The march upon Naples became a triumphal progress, which the wiles of Francesco II.
On his return to the capital Peter, in order to see what progress his son had made in mechanics and mathematics, asked him to draw something of a technical nature for his inspection.
See James Mackintosh, Dissertation on the Progress of Ethical Philosophy (Edinburgh, 1832); and specially Sir Leslie Stephen, English Thought in the 18th Century, iii.
The war between the Angevins and the Aragonese for the possession of Sicily was still in progress, and although the Aragonese were successful in Italy James's position in Spain became very insecure to internal troubles and French attacks.
In 1494 he was again in the Netherlands, where he led an expedition against the rebels of Gelderland, assisted Perkin Warbeck to make a descent upon England, and formally handed over the government of the Low Countries to Philip. His attention was next turned to Italy, and, alarmed at the progress of Charles VIII.
We post pictures, the progress of our relationship, and people can follow our "us" page.
I want to spend some time talking about civilization, but first I want to recount the progress that we have made through civilization.
It is consistent with all we know of the past, which is progress and prosperity.
She did not realize the significance of this war, though Dessalles with whom she constantly conversed was passionately interested in its progress and tried to explain his own conception of it to her, and though the "God's folk" who came to see her reported, in their own way, the rumors current among the people of an invasion by Antichrist, and though Julie (now Princess Drubetskaya), who had resumed correspondence with her, wrote patriotic letters from Moscow.
Whether the preservation of my father's house in Moscow, or the glory of the Russian arms, or the prosperity of the Petersburg and other universities, or the freedom of Poland or the greatness of Russia, or the balance of power in Europe, or a certain kind of European culture called "progress" appear to me to be good or bad, I must admit that besides these things the action of every historic character has other more general purposes inaccessible to me.
The most usual generalizations adopted by almost all the historians are: freedom, equality, enlightenment, progress, civilization, and culture.
In history we find a very similar progress of conviction concerning the part played by free will in the general affairs of humanity.
"They keep close tabs on scores of open cases and use freedom of information statutes to monitor progress," she told me.
Hastings resolved to make a progress up country in order to arrange the affairs of both provinces, and bring back all the treasure that could be squeezed out of its holders by his personal intervention.
But it is more likely, as suggested by Richard Chandler (Life of Waynflete, 1811), that it was some Yorkist attack on him in progress in the papal court, to meet which he appointed next day 19 proctors to act for him.
Having once derived this conception from Roman history, he was easily and indeed necessarily carried on to the next - that the positive law of all nations, throughout history, is a continual advance, keeping pace with the progress of civilization, towards the philosophic and natural law founded on 'the principles of human nature and human reason.
By the time he left the office for the ten-minute walk across the square to the courthouse, he felt comfortable with the progress of the case.
There is no hieroglyph for the word "progress" because the very idea of progress didn't exist.
Our ability to process data, move information, and make things small will progress to a point where they will not be gating factors ever again.
Do I need to prove we have an explosion of technological progress dwarfing the wildest dreams of any age?
But more and more, human progress is about gleaning knowledge from the incomprehensible amounts of data that already have been collected over the course of human history.
Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
The chapter on civilization describes humanity's progress through the years and the importance of it.
We are heading toward that, which makes progress ever more certain.