Everywhere you go in the United States are water fountains.
And other states too, I'd guess.
This is exactly the sort of thinking that makes nation-states useful.
Mine was, as it were, the connecting link between wild and cultivated fields; as some states are civilized, and others half-civilized, and others savage or barbarous, so my field was, though not in a bad sense, a half-cultivated field.
He was United States minister to Italy from 1882 to 1885.
When the "cotton states" seceded, Garfield appeared as a warm supporter of vigorous.
Hayes, the new president, having chosen John Sherman to be his secretary of the treasury, an effort was made to send Garfield to the United States Senate in Sherman's place.
They were fanatical, and their tyranny drove numbers of their Jewish and Christian subjects to take refuge in the growing Christian states of Portugal, Castile and Aragon.
But the Christian states in Spain were becoming too well organized to be overrun by the Mahommedans, and the Muwahhadis made no permanent advance against them.
The rest of Consalvi's life was devoted to the work of reorganizing the States of the Church, and bringing back the allegiance of Europe to the papal throne.
He was brought up in the merchant service, and entered the United States navy as a lieutenant in 1798.
Leo was now anxious to unite Ferrara, Parma and Piacenza to the States of the Church.
Hinds states that the hibernating individuals live for more than six months.
Their presence put an end to the plan for the invasion of the papal states, and Garibaldi unwillingly issued a decree for the plebiscite which was to sanction the incorporation of the Two Sicilies in the Italian realm.
In support of his theory Exner states that he has found but little trace of the double maximum and minimum in Ceylon and elsewhere.
The antithesis of this exists in the United States of America.
With the exception of a narrow strip along the Canadian frontier, thunderstorm frequency is fairly high over the whole of the United States to the east of the tooth meridian.
In states such as Wyoming and the Dakotas the population is largely rural, and the deaths by lightning rise in consequence.
The frequency and intensity of thunderstorms are unquestionably greater in the Rocky Mountain than in the New England states, but the difference is not so great as the statistics at first sight suggest.
If then the risk under trees exceeds that in the open in Hungary and the United States, at least five or six times as many people must remain in the open as seek shelter under trees.
The genus Pyrophorus contains about ninety species, and is entirely confined to America and the West Indies, ranging from the southern United States to Argentina and Chile.
The title-page of the piece, which was printed by Thomas Colwell in 1575, states that it was played not long ago at Christ's College, Cambridge, and was "made by Mr S.
You could ask it, "What is the number of presidents of the United States born on Friday who have older sisters, multiplied by the number of wars lost by Bolivia?" and it could instantly give you an answer.
A few years later, with the United States again at war, most of its top medical minds were engaged in the war effort.
Aside from two laboratory samples, one in the United States and one in Russia, it does not exist on the planet.
In 2009, in the United States of America, the poverty threshold for a single person under sixty-five was about $11,000 a year; the threshold for a family group of four, including two children, was about $22,000 a year.
Think about that: Poverty in the United States is defined as higher than the average income of the planet.
It happened in the United States as recently as the 1970s.
We've seen this: If you are running for president of the United States, merely using the words "freeze" and "Social Security" in the same sentence has the retirees of the nation heating up pots of tar and emptying their down pillows.
Somebody else—actually, a lot of somebody elses—worked really hard for a long time to build the United States and its freedoms.
People in these jobs know two states: working, which they do not enjoy, and relaxation, which is far better.
The United States is a republic, as even the Pledge of Allegiance says.
Why do I say world government is not a good idea and nation-states are?
Nation-states allow groups of people to create governments that reflect their common values.
As long as these states were to share a currency, a military, provide for interstate trade, and have a single foreign policy, they could retain the economic advantages of being a large nation while maximizing individual liberty and self-determination.
This means that non-military manufacturing interests in the United States no longer profit as in the past from war.
If NATO is responsible for the bulk of the world's military spending and NATO no longer has the stomach for full-on war with modern states, then large-scale war seems less likely.
In the treaty, language describing the border between the United States and Canada, still part of Great Britain, included this:
Two interesting government programs are under way in the United States, according to a June 2011 article in The New York Times.
During World War I in the United States, fourteen states outlawed speaking German.
During World War I in the United States, fourteen states outlawed speaking German.
Being educated in the United States has long been a mark of distinction for the elites of other nations.
According to Allan Goodman, president and CEO of the Institute of International Education, The United States continues to host more international students than any other country in the world.
Half a century ago, the United States had three channels on TV and everyone watched them.
The United States contributes much to this, including its movies, products such as iPhones, and websites such as Google, YouTube, Twitter, Amazon, and eBay.
In the United States, where we have mostly Democrats and Republicans, life is largely the same no matter who is in charge.
Mr. Anagnos states that he cast his vote with those who were favourable to me.
I hardly need refer now to the laborers in our Southern States who produce the staple exports of this country, and are themselves a staple production of the South.
It not only divides states and churches, it divides families; ay, it divides the individual, separating the diabolical in him from the divine.
"I have never made an effort," he says, "and never propose to make an effort; I have never countenanced an effort, and never mean to countenance an effort, to disturb the arrangement as originally made, by which the various States came into the Union."
The tips are states away from what's being tipped.
It looks like he's moving east and maybe will drop down in the states in New York or New England.
How do we find out what states we're talking about?
All the states in the deep south and a few up north; Michigan, Pennsylvania and Indiana.
It clearly states that we have the right to decide when and where.
He'd graduated from a Switzerland medical school and practiced extensively in Europe before coming to the United States thirty years before…
Social propriety states that the immediate family of an Ancient.s mate or high level Immortal—
The world was falling apart around them, and he couldn't risk either of their mental states in a relationship that may not see both of them surviving.
"We're all there is here in the States," the military regular said.
Two days after landing in the United States, Dean received a phone call from Fred O'Connor, the stepfather he'd yet to meet, informing him his mother was gravely ill.
With my luck, they'll be mass murderers wanted in 20 states and I'll get my butt kicked for not checking them out.
The town of Cortez, located in the southwestern corner of Colorado, was near the only spot in the country where four states converged.
Why would the United States government help Jeffrey Byrne?
Alex had written the Game and Fish Commissions in several western states, hoping for a chance at a mountain goat or sheep.
I know goats aren't native to the United States, but neither are Longhorns.
The two books mentioned remained unnoticed by the reading public, and Lotze first became known to a larger circle through a series of works which aimed at establishing in the study of the physical and mental phenomena of the human organism in its normal and diseased states the same general principles which had been adopted in the investigation of inorganic phenomena.
He was elected a deputy of the nobility to the states-general, where he sat alongside of his friend La Fayette.
From England he went to the United States of America: there his reception was equally enthusiastic, if less dignified; an element of charlatanism appeared in his words and acts which soon destroyed his real influence.
Hayes, president of the United States from 1877 to 1881.
JAMES ABRAM GARFIELD (1831-1881), twentieth president of the United States, was born on the 19th of November 1831 in a log cabin in the little frontier town of Orange, Cuyahoga county, Ohio.
His early years were spent in the performance of such labour as fell to the lot of every farmer's son in the new states, and in the acquisition of such education as could be had in the district schools held for a few weeks each winter.
But the "bosses" of the Republican party in three great States - New York, Pennsylvania and Illinois - were determined that he should be renominated.
His long term of service in the House, his leadership of his party on its floor, his candidacy for the speakership, and his recent election to the United States Senate, marked him out as the available man.
Evnitzki states that the saltest water of the whole basin occurs in the Aegean Sea.
After touring the United States for more than nine months in the 1830s, Alexis de Tocqueville returned to his native France and penned the two-volume Democracy in America.
Given these agricultural strengths, is there anyone who believes the United States alone couldn't produce an extra $365 billion worth of food, at full retail price, if there were a ready buyer for it?
After all, China grows more than three times the amount of food we do in the United States, with less land under cultivation.
Still others argue for a system of government price supports, incentives, and subsidies, as is found in the United States and Europe.
During the Great Depression in the United States, many unemployed Americans simply left the city and went back to farm life, sometimes living with relatives.
The majority of processed food sold in the United States contains GMO.
In the United States, you could do it via the tax code, with government only acting as an income redistribution agent but not as a food distributor.
In the United States, de Tocqueville's voluntary associations still do the job and anyone willing to make her way to a church or food pantry and say she is hungry will not leave empty handed.
Food in the United States is so inexpensive as a percentage of national income that it literally is a throwaway item.
I define war as armed conflict occurring between nation-states or, in the case of civil wars, between factions within nation-states.
The way to end war is not to set up some big world government or eliminate nation-states, which will always retain the right to take unilateral military action to defend themselves.
In World War II, the United States went to war with Germany, Italy, and Japan, a trio of undemocratic countries.
As for the religion and love of art of the builders, it is much the same all the world over, whether the building be an Egyptian temple or the United States Bank.
Our life is like a German Confederacy, made up of petty states, with its boundary forever fluctuating, so that even a German cannot tell you how it is bounded at any moment.
He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.
All historians agree that the external activity of states and nations in their conflicts with one another is expressed in wars, and that as a direct result of greater or less success in war the political strength of states and nations increases or decreases.
When Pierre and his wife entered the drawing room the countess was in one of her customary states in which she needed the mental exertion of playing patience, and so--though by force of habit she greeted him with the words she always used when Pierre or her son returned after an absence: High time, my dear, high time!
If his family had lived in the United States for centuries, why didn't they learn to speak proper English?
If this Vermont attempted abduction is his work, he re-entered the United States in that state.
"Immortal Law states that the mate of an immortal or deity is beyond –" "Immortal Law!" the first one laughed again.
There were more people farming in the United States in 1820 than there are today.