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It was now evident that the federal idea was impossible, for none of the princes except Victor Emmanuel could be trusted, and that unity and freedom could not be achieved under a republic, for nothing could be done without the Piedmontese army, which was royalist to the core.
Some results were, however, achieved by a body of German crusaders which had sailed in advance of Henry; by its influence Amalric of Cyprus succeeded Henry of Champagne, who died in 1197, as king of Jerusalem, and a vassal of the emperor thus became ruler in the Holy Land; while the Teutonic order, which had begun as a hospital during the siege of Acre (1190-1191), now received its organization.
In other quarters he achieved for the present a signal success.
In all these fields they have achieved prominence.
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All the things they tried and failed, or achieved, we have to redo.
Several of the earlier exploits of William Wallace were achieved in the neighbourhood.
This he achieved by the introduction of a device which is called a metallic ligament.
This was achieved by the kings of Macedonia.
In 1846 he achieved high reputation by his Life of David Hume, based upon extensive and unused MS. material.Advertisement
This miracle was achieved by tact and management.
What we see seems to add credence to the results achieved earlier.
This is a good thing because it means that high degrees of utility (the economists' word for "happiness") can be achieved with a wide variety of goods.
Your vengeance has been achieved, and my world saved.
Of imported animals, cattle, goats, asses and dogs thrive well, ponies and horses indifferently, and sheep badly, though some success has been achieved in breeding them.Advertisement
This is achieved; and Briinnhilde's horror and bewilderment at meeting Siegfried again as a stranger in his own shape creates a situation which Siegfried cannot understand, and which Hagen pretends to construe as damning evidence that Siegfried has betrayed Gunther's honour as well as Briinnhilde's.
Jameson (1897) of the text of the Ring (first published in the pocket edition of the full scores) is the most wonderful tour de force yet achieved in its line.
The main, the overwhelming value of the book lies not in this province, but in its ethical teaching, which has achieved a real immortality by influencing the thought and diction of the writers of the New Testament, and even those of our Lord.
The agitation was growing rapidly, but he had achieved little substantial success when a most unworthy death closed his career.
These acquisitions were made between 1328 and 1338; in the latter year Orkhan achieved his first conquest from Mussulman hands by the capture of Karassi, the pretext being the quarrel for the succession on the death of the prince, Ajlan Bey.Advertisement
The great reputation achieved by this critique stirred the envy of Bayle's colleague, P. Jurieu, who had written a book on the same subject.
Direct development, in which the adult form is achieved without striking metamorphosis by a gradual succession of stages, seems to be confined to the family Balanoglossidae.
Apart altogether from the facts that this investigation is still in its infancy and that the conditions of experiment are insufficiently understood, its ultimate success is rendered highly problematical by the essential fact that real scientific results can be achieved only by data recorded in connexion with a perfectly nortnal subject; a conscious or interested subject introduces variable factors which are probably incalculable.
John the Scot was still E acquainted with Greek, seeing that he translated the work of the pseudo-Dionysius; and his speculative genius achieved the fusion of Christian doctrine and Neoplatonic thought in a system of quite remarkable metaphysical completeness.
These triumphs were achieved while the monarchy was absolute, and thus able to concentrate in its hands all the resources of the state, but towards the end of the period a political revolution began.Advertisement
The difficulty is due to the fact that number is naturally not continuous, so that continuity can only be achieved by an artificial development.
This result was not, however, achieved before President Kruger had done his utmost to induce Sir Henry Loch to promise some revision in favour of the Transvaal of the London Convention.
The same process of decay was greatly promoted by the Arab conquest of Persia, achieved through the victory of Kadisiya in 636-637.
Falckenstein, the Prussian commander-in-chief in the west, was achieved next day.
But the improved organization, better communications and supplies, superior moral, and once again the breech-loader versus a standing target, which caused the Prussian successes, at least give us an opportunity of comparing the old and the new systems under similar conditions, and even thus the principle of the "armed nation" achieved the decision in a period of time which, for the old armies, was wholly insufficient.
An exploit unique in history had been achieved.
This is achieved by treatment with intravenous tetanus immunoglobulin.
Both works, though showing little originality of thought, achieved wide popularity.
As a politician Fourier achieved uncommon success, but his fame chiefly rests on his strikingly original contributions to science and mathematics.
Friedel achieved distinction both in miner alogy and organic chemistry.
When once it had taught men that the next world was God's world, though it did so at the cost of relinquishing the present to Satan, it had achieved its real task, and the time had come for it to quit the stage of history, when Christianity appeared as the heir of this true spiritual achievement.
The weight per acre, the saccharine contents of the juice, and the quotient of purity compared favourably with the best results obtained in Germany or France, and with those achieved by the Suffolk farmers, who between 1868 and 1872 supplied Mr Duncan's beetroot sugar factory at Lavenham; for the weight of their roots rarely reached 15 tons per acre, and the percentage of sugar in the juice appears to have varied between 10 and 12.
Glaser (1855-1908), who achieved more for science in Yemen than any traveller since Niebuhr.
It would thus seem that he was intriguing to bring about intervention by the United States with a view to annexation; and as the independence of the French Canadian race, which he professed to desire, could not have been achieved under the constitution of the American republic, it is inconsistent to regard his services to his fellow-countrymen as those of a true patriot.
And in the years 1113 and iris it achieved a still greater enterprise.
He was state's attorney for Hartford county from 1777 to 1785, and achieved extraordinary success at the bar, amassing what was for his day a large fortune.
Its very principle implies the absorption of all that great thinkers had achieved; while incorporating their results it extended their methods..
In the summer of 1859 the first series of Idylls of the King was at length given to the world, and achieved a popular success far beyond anything experienced before by any English poets, save perhaps Byron and Scott.
From Dublin he was called to Liverpool, and there for a quarter of a century he exercised extraordinary influence as a preacher, and achieved a high reputation as a writer in religious philosophy.
It was not until the triumph of the northern dynasty was achieved through the prowess of an interested champion of the Ashikaga clan that the culture of ancient Japan revived.
He was an artist of eccentric originality, who achieved wonders in bold decorative effects in spite of a studied contempt for detail.
About the year 1680 Hishigawa Moronobu achieved a great popularity for woodcut illustration, and laid the foundations of the splendid school which followed.
Okazaki Sessei has successfully achieved the casting of huge panels carrying designs in high relief; and whether there is question of patina or of workmanship, Jomi Eisuke has never been surpassed.
That the results achieved with these different materials are not comparable is a fact which every connoisseur must admit.
The difficulty of obtaining clear, rich tints was nearly prohibitive, and though success, when achieved, seemed to justify the effort, this class of ware never received much attention in Japan.
This result he achieved in spite of the Decian persecution (250251), during which he had felt it to be his duty to absent himself from his diocese, and notwithstanding the demoralizing effects of an irruption of barbarians (Goths and Boranians) who laid waste the diocese in A.D.
Naville, he came to Paris as under whose energetic management it soon achieved a world-wide reputation.
When it was at last produced on the 4th of November 1789, it achieved an immense success, due in part to its political suggestion, and in part to Talma's magnificent impersonation of Charles IX.
The original purpose of the league - the protection of the allies from the ambitions of Sparta - was achieved.
About Shiloh Church, a strong rearguard under Bragg repulsed the attacks of Grant and Buell for six hours before withdrawing, and all that Grant and Buell achieved was the reoccupation of the abandoned camps.
As an industrial centre Corinth achieved pre-eminence in pottery, metal-work and decorative handicraft, and was the reputed "inventor" of painting and tiling; her bronze and her pottery, moulded from the soft white clay of Oneium, were widely exported over the Mediterranean.
Images of Christ, of the Virgin and saints have achieved many a similar miraculous portent.
His great uncle, who achieved great distinction in the Russian imperial service in the reign of Nicholas I, becoming minister of the police and being raised to the rank of a count, died childless, the title and estates passing to his nephew, Count Alexander's father.
Little progress was made in this sector, but on all the rest of the front considerable results were achieved.
The main object of the day's attack had, however, been completely achieved, for along all the front of these two corps the Masnieres - Beaurevoir line was in Allied hands.
He achieved the independence of three states, and called forth a new spirit in the southern portion of the New World.
Montecucculi thus achieved one of the greatest objects of the 17th century strategist, the wearing down of the enemy in repeated and useless marches.
By the year 89 he had achieved a considerable military reputation.
The reconciliation of the empire with liberty, inaugurated, as Tacitus says, by Nerva, seemed now to be securely achieved.
Altogether about 40,000 had sought this asylum before the freedom of Greece was achieved.
So it requires best policies and efficient administration, which can be achieved only when state becomes smaller.
The squadrons under the Prussian general Bothmar, however, made a dashing charge, and achieved considerable temporary success.
They therefore devoted themselves to examining the nature of the soul, and taught that its freedom consists in communion with God, to be achieved by absorption in a sort of ecstatic trance.
In the following campaign of 362 Mantineia, after narrowly escaping capture by the Theban general Epaminondas, became the scene of a decisive conflict in which the latter achieved Achaeans and jealousy of Megalopolis, was punished in 222 by a thorough devastation of the city, which was now reconstituted as a dependency of Argos and renamed Antigoneia.
He had, however, before retiring achieved the objects for which he had been entrusted with power.
If there be any truth in this suggestion it seems likely that the last word of idealism, like the first, will prove to be that the type of the highest reality is to be sought for not in any fixed Parmenidean circle of achieved being but in an ideal of good which while never fully expressed under the form of time can never become actual and so fulfil itself under any other.
The chief external works achieved for western Europe by the Benedictines during the early middle ages may be summed up under the following heads.
The charge was admirably executed; it overthrew one British regiment which it caught in line, but being unsupported it achieved nothing further of importance, and was beaten back.
Had these great caivalry attacks been closely supported by infantry, there can be little doubt that they must have achieved their object.
Unfortunately, however, the solid work achieved was accompanied by much superficial excitement among emotional persons for whom the so-called " Great Awakening " was merely a passing sensation.
It was pushed with determination, but achieved no success, and no further attempt was made.
A severe property-tax and an increase of customs duties in 1879 only for a moment achieved financial equilibrium.
Despite the many obstacles it had to meet, including drought, commercial depression and the hostility of many of the ex-burghers, the crown colony administration had achieved remarkable results.
But one marked success was achieved by the Japanese.
It may be said without exaggeration that no American public man in the history of the country has achieved such extraordinary popularity during his lifetime as Mr Roosevelt had attained at fifty years of age, both at home and abroad.
His position in the Blaine campaign, his attitude in tariff discussions and legislation, his relations with United States senators, congressional representatives, and other party leaders, his methods in making official appointments, were entirely consistent with his constantly reiterated conviction that in politics permanent good is achieved not by guerilla warfare, but by working through and within the party.
In his successive offices Mr Roosevelt not merely exerted a strong influence upon the immediate community, whose official representative he was at the time being, but by reason both of his forceful personality and of the often unconventional, although always effective, methods of work which he employed he achieved a national prominence out of ordinary proportion to the importance of his official position.
The old theory was that the general prosperity of the country depends upon the development of its natural resources - a development which can best be achieved by private capital, acting under the natural incentive of financial profits.
He strengthened the interstate commission for the regulation of railroads, inaugurated successful suits against monopolies - notably the Standard Oil Company and the so-called Sugar Trust, - and achieved distinct practical results in favour of a system of "industrial democracy" where all men shall have equal rights under the law and where there shall be no privileged interests exempt from the operation of the law.
If it had achieved this as well, it would have given a model solution of the most difficult European problem; for Austria was Europe in miniature.
It was not till the end of 1909 that this was achieved by a tightening of the standing orders.
But since the non-German nationalities were not prepared to accept such a peaceful settlement, the liquidation between the monarchy and the new republic was confined to German-Austria, and Lammasch's friendly offices might certainly be thanked for the fact that in this quarter the settlement was achieved quite bloodlessly, in favourable contrast with the two years of fighting between Czechs, Poles, Ruthenians, Magyars, Rumanians, Southern Slays and Italians.
From the year 1902 to the financial year 1914-5 the State revenues doubled, rising from 1,730 millions of kronen to 3,460 millions of kronen, but this increase in revenue could only be achieved by placing an extraordinary strain on the taxable capacity of the country.
His first opera, Les Muses galantes, privately prepared at the house of La Popeliniere, attracted very little attention; but Le Devin du village, given at Fontainebleau in 1752, and at the Academie in 1753, achieved a great and well-deserved success.
And in such passages as the famous "Voila de la pervenche" of the Confessions, as the description of the isle of St Pierre in the Reveries, as some of the letters in the Nouvelle Helotise and others, he had achieved absolute perfection in doing what he intended to do.
When he had already achieved some important successes over Jugurtha (q.v.), in 107 he was elected consul for the first time (an almost unheard-of honour for a "new man"), his popularity with the army and people being sufficient to bear down all opposition.
He was a warm friend of literature and art, and in a private station would have achieved high distinction as a man of letters.
His old ambition changed into a desire for the safe aggrandizement of his family, which he magnificently achieved, and with that end he bowed before Richelieu, whose niece he forced his son to marry.
The fall of Napoleon was only achieved by the creation of a special alliance between Great Britain, Austria, Russia and Prussia.
The London degree largely figures on the Connexional Diary; and now the Welsh degrees, in arts and divinity, are being increasingly achieved.
After repeated failures some measure of success was achieved, but not till 1604 did the king make formal submission to the pope.
Schools of the Frankfort type take French as their only foreign language in the first three years of the course, and aim at achieving in six years as much as has been achieved by the Gymnasia in nine; and it is maintained that, in six years, they succeed in mastering a larger amount of Latin literature than was attempted a generation ago, even in the best Gymnasia of the old style.
It was still long before any considerable' results were achieved; but in various ways the dogmatic and.
But these teachers did not succeed in accomplishing a task parallel to what the Hebrew prophets achieved, namely, the complete renewal and elevation of the Hebrew religion from a local and national into a universal and ethical religion.
To set forth how best to do our thinking, rather than to follow the triumphs achieved in any particular line of exploration, and to present the point we have now reached in the method or principles of palaeontology, is the chief purpose of this article.
For the rest of his life Walsingham was mainly occupied in detecting and frustrating the various plots formed against Elizabeth's life; and herein he achieved a success denied him in his foreign policy.
It happened to him, as he himself claimed, to turn a page in the history of thought, and one cannot ignore the actual advance upon his predecessor achieved by him or the brilliant fertility of the genius by which that achievement was accomplished.
Regarded merely as a criticism of the notions with which scientific interpretation proceeds, these writings have still importance and might have achieved more had they been untainted by the tendency to hasty, ill-considered, a priori anticipations of nature.
No true solution could be achieved by resort to the mere absence of distinguishing, differencing feature.
The only real success achieved by this numerically imposing force was the capture on the 8th and 9th of August of a large British convoy of ships bound for the East and West Indies carrying troops.
The action he fought off the capes of Virginia on the 16th of April was ill conducted, but his main purpose was achieved.
In 1833 he entered the national House of Representatives, and although he achieved no distinction in debate he was a hard worker, and a loyal supporter of the policies of President Jackson.
The Civil War caused enormous losses to the merchant marine, and the worldwide substitution about this time of iron steamers for wooden steamers and sailing vessels contributed to prevent a recovery; because, although ship-building was one of the earliest arts developed in the colonies, and one that was prosecuted with the highest success so long as wooden ships were the dominant type, the United States has never achieved marked success with the iron steamer, and the law has precluded the registry as American of vessels built abroad.
Ian Maclaren's first sketches of rural Scottish life, Beside the Bonnie Briar Bush (1894), achieved extraordinary popularity and were followed by other successful books, The Days of Auld Lang Syne (1895), Kate Carnegie and those Ministers (1896) and Afterwards and other Stories (1898).
His first conspicuous success was achieved in 1862 with David Elginbrod, the forerunner of a number of popular novels, which include Alec Forbes of Howglen (1865), Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood (1866), Robert Falconer (1868), Malcolm (1875), The Marquis of Lossie (1877), and Donal Grant (1883).
When not quite six months old he lost his sight by smallpox, and his career is largely interesting as that of one who achieved what he did in spite of blindness.
Apart from alterations in detail, both as to doctrine and ritual, which will be referred to later, the following main advantages were achieved from the very first and apply to all editions of the Prayer Book equally.
Cranmer's preface " Concerning the Service of the Church " expressly mentions the abolition of this variety as one of the things to be achieved by a Book of Common Prayer.
Enghien's pertinacity had not achieved a decision with the sword, but Mercy had been so severely punished that he was unable to interfere with his opponent's new plan of campaign.
This, which was carried out by the united armies and by reinforcements from France, while Turenne's cavalry screened them by bold demonstrations on the Tauber, led to nothing less than the conquest of the Rhine Valley from Basel to Coblenz, a task which was achieved so rapidly that the Army of France and its victorious young leader were free to return to France in two months from the time of their appearance in Turenne's quarters at Breisach.
Suffolk, however, achieved a great success by negotiating the marriage of Henry to Margaret of Anjou in 1445.
Adiutrix, and achieved the final subjugation of Wales and the first conquest of Yorkshire, where a legionary fortress at York was substituted for that at Lincoln.
It is astonishing to contemplate how much he achieved, during his brief reign, in the cause of the Renaissance in both art and literature.
His ambition was to play the role of peacemaker, and his conciliatory policy achieved many successes.
Moreover, in the industrial districts of Germany, for example, the Christian industrial movement, supported by Protestants and Catholics alike, had achieved considerable results, and proved a serviceable means of combating the seductions of Socialism.
The annexation of Texas, achieved just before the close of his administration, seemed to commend him for a second term on that issue, and in May 1844 he was renominated by a convention of Democrats, irregularly chosen, at Baltimore.
It is advantageous therefore that the numbers of the mimetic species should be fewer than those of the model; and this appears to be achieved in some cases by the individuals of the mimetic species dividing themselves between two or more models.
In judging what was achieved it is necessary to remember that at the end of 1917 and early in 1918 the whole efforts of the navy were directed toward one goal - to counter the submarine.
The Amfreville works existed some eight or ten years, but achieved no permanent prosperity.
Devoted, however, as were the labours of Boniface and his disciples, all that he and they and the emperor Charlemagne after them achieved for the fierce untutored world of the 8th century seemed to have been done in vain when, in the 9th " on the north and north-west the pagan Scandinavians were hanging about every coast, and pouring in at every inlet; when on the east the pagan Hungarians were swarming like locusts and devastating Europe from the Baltic to the Alps; when on the south and south-east the Saracens were pressing on and on with their victorious hosts.
In spite, however, of all the difficulties, permanent and increasing results have been achieved along all the lines indicated above.
Limits of space forbid us to trace out in detail the history of the exploration of the High Alps, but the two sub-joined lists give the dates of the conquest of about fifty of the greater peaks (apart from the two climbed in 1358 and in 1492, see above), achieved before and after 1st January 1858.
In La Muette de Portici, familiarly known as Masaniello, Auber achieved his greatest musical triumph.
This had been achieved by the military skill and statesmanlike abilities of Alexander Farnese, prince of Parma, appointed governor general on the death of Don John of Austria, on the prince of 1st of October 1578.
In 1872 Smith achieved world-wide fame by his translation of the Chaldaean account of the Deluge, which was read before the Society of Biblical Archaeology on the 3rd of December.
Had the completion of unity depended wholly on internal causes, it certainly would not have lieen soon achieved; but other forces, not altogether unexpectedly, came to Bislnarcks aid.
But the plague went with them and no results were achieved.
In spite of this handicap Alcibiades, who had been seized and imprisoned by Tissaphernes at Sardis but effected his escape, achieved a remarkable victory over the Spartan Mindarus at Cyzicus (about April 410).
This object he achieved, but soon his conscience smote him, and he declared these words to have been an inspiration of Satan.
The intelligent professional knowledge of the native officers, taught under British gentlemen, and the constant hard work cheerfully rendered by the fellah soldiers, were the main factors of the success achieved at Omdurman on the 2nd of September 1898.
By it Egypt achieved in effect financial independence.
Sixtus set no limit to his plans; and what he achieved in his short pontificate is almost incredible; the completion of the dome of St Peter's; the loggia of Sixtus in the Lateran; the chapel of the Praesepe in Sta Maria Maggiore; additions.
A great victory was thus achieved and a great service rendered by the correspondents to the country and the Press.
Thus the reflection of a person in a mirror is known as his "image"; in popular usage one person is similarly described as "the very image" of another; so in entomology the term is applied in its Latin form imago to an insect which, having passed through its larval stages, has achieved its full typical development.
His conquest was not achieved at a blow, but his language, Gaelic, prevailed.
But it was in the field of economics that he principally achieved his fame.
In 1800 he was made director of the Sevres porcelain factory, a post which he retained to his death, 'and in which he achieved his greatest work.
The Cimmerians, therefore, were ravaging Asia Minor, and presumably held possession of Phrygia, the only country where they achieved 4 See Furtwangler, Goldfund von Vettersfelde, Winckelm.
Kruger thus achieved one of the objects of his life.
The best features of their Masses are those that combine faithfulness to the Neapolitan forms with a contrapuntal richness such as no Neapo litan composer ever achieved.
He himself, though he had achieved considerable local reputation, was practically unknown in London.
But in spite of this assistance the conquest of Coele-Syria was not quickly achieved; and when Antiochus advanced in 218 B.C. he was opposed by the Egyptians on land and sea.
This division bore bitter fruit in the reign of Pharisees Alexander Jannaeus (104-78 B.C.), who by a standing army achieved a territorial expansion which was little to the mind of the Pharisees.
The years after his brief course at the university were devoted to the practice of law, in which he achieved considerable success, being appointed, about 1623, an attorney in the Court of Wards and Liveries, and also being engaged in the drafting of parliamentary bills.
This he achieved ten years later, being elected to the N.S.W.
In Behar it has begun to replace indigo, and some success was achieved in Orissa, Assam and Madras; but jute is a very exhausting crop, and requires to be planted in lands fertilized with silt or else with manure.
But it has won greater triumphs in its exile than it could ever have achieved in the land of its birth.
Fourteen of his descendants occupied his throne within little more than a century, but none of them achieved greatness.
Mahommed Ghori achieved his object by playing off the rival kings against each other.
One cannot but pay a passing tribute of admiration to the men who, with such troublesome tools, achieved such results.
Pilo, had been trying to organize a rising in favour of Italian unity; and although they merely succeeded in raising a few squadre, or armed bands, in the mountainous districts, they persuaded Garibaldi (q.v.), without the magic of whose personal prestige they knew nothing important could be achieved, that the revolution which he knew to be imminent had broken out.
By 1228 he had so far brought his vassals to obedience, that he was able to undertake the conquest of the Balearic Islands, which he achieved within four years.
As the result of the patient and masterly organization of the "young Turks," combined with the universal discontent with the rule of the sultan and the palace camarilla, the impossible seemed to be achieved, and the heterogeneous elements composing the Ottoman empire to be united in the desire to establish a unified state on the constitutional model of the West.
Stimulated by the success achieved by Mrs Fry, the Prison Discipline Society continued its labours.
The committee was dissatisfied with the moral results achieved and thought that more attention should be paid to reformatory processes.
If we now turn to the actual stages by which this momentous passage from the manorial to the commercial arrangement was achieved, we have to notice first of all a rapid development of contractual relations.
One may almost be tempted to say that these obscure decisions rendered unnecessary in England the work achieved with such a flourish of trumpets in France by the emancipating decree of the 4th of August 1789.
The practical aim of science is as well achieved if we set forth possible causes as in showing the actual cause.
That the most important section, the list of forms of combination, was never achieved - this too was after the Baconian example while the mode of symbolization was crude with a= ab and the like - matters little.
What the moderns had achieved consisted in an advance in accuracy and methodical completeness.
In such a logic, if and so far as coherence should be attained, would be found something akin to the spirit of what Hegel achieves, though doubtless alien to the letter of what it is his pretension to have achieved.
While man must confront nature from the human and largely the practical standpoint, yet his control is achieved only by the increasing recognition of objective controls.
On the other hand, a careful study of what he achieved between the years 38 B.C., when he married Livia, and his death in A.D.
But Napoleon's object in thus forcing the fighting in the centre was achieved.
The boy was early sent to the college of the Jesuits at Limoges, and soon achieved distinction.
He achieved distinction during long service in the army, and having been made Caesar by Diocletian in 285, received the title of Augustus in the following year (April 1, 286).
After 293 Maximianus left the care of the Rhine frontier to Constantius Chlorus, who had been designated Caesar in that year, but in 297 his arms achieved a rapid and decisive victory over the barbarians of Mauretania, and in 302 he shared at Rome the triumph of Diocletian, the last pageant of the kind ever witnessed by that city.
Missions in Asia too have achieved sufficient success to prove that there exists no inherent obstacle either in the gospel or in the Asiatic mind.
The adult form is achieved by metamorphosis, which cannot be further described here.
Equilibrium was maintained by diplomacy, in which the humanists played a foremost part, casting a network of intrigue over the nation which helped in no small measure to stimulate intelligence and create a common medium of culture, but which accustomed statesmen to believe that everything could be achieved by wire-pulling.
He achieved his success despite serious obstacles.
This extinction is achieved in eight ways, namely rectitude of faith, resolve, speech, action, living, effort, thought, self-concentration.
He was the author of several volumes of poetry of considerable merit, and of a novel of convict life, Moondyne, which achieved a great success.
Count Gustaf Philip Creutz (q.v.; 1731-1785) was a Finlander who achieved an extraordinary success with his idyllic poems, and in particular with the beautiful pastoral of Atis och Camilla, long the most popular of all Swedish poems. His friend Count Gustaf Fredrik Gyllenborg.
All these elements are combined into an organic unity, which achieved the greatest creations that Oriental architecture has found possible.
This incident was considered by some British observers to have been brought about by Russian intrigue, and the fact that Ala ad-daula was dismissed in 1904, after the Japanese had achieved several initial successes in the Russo-Japanese war, was held to confirm this opinion.
The success which has been achieved has led to the use of many other organs in a raw or compressed form, or as extracts, in other diseases; e.g.
Kruger thus achieved one of the objects of his policy.
They were without adventure, almost without incident, but it was in them that he achieved so much distinction that at his death in 1558 he had the highest scientific and literary reputation of any man in Europe.
Later in life, as head of the Stoic school at Athens, he achieved a reputation second only to that of Chrysippus.
In the four decades of his Asia, Joao de Barros, the Livy Century of his country, tells in simple vigorous language the "deeds achieved by the Portuguese in the dis History.
When that has been done (it has been achieved by the present writer in the case of the sea fish Cottus with demersal eggs,) it would be possible to deposit the young fish in suitable localities on a large scale, with a reasonable prospect of influencing the local abundance of the s p ecies of fish in question.
After the liberation of Venetia, the Italian government conferred upon him a professorship at Padua, and he achieved distinction as a poet on the publication of his first volume of poems in 1868.
During this time it achieved its greatest victory, and underwent the most important change in its character and organization.
When the Greeks achieved independence they refused to be subject ecclesiastically to a patriarch who was nominated by the sultan (June 9, 1828); and, to add to their difficulties, there were in the country twenty-two bishops who had been consecrated by the patriarch, twelve bishops who had been consecrated irregularly during the war, and about twenty bishops who had been deprived of their sees during the troubles - i.e.
The failure of Brook Farm left Ripley poor and feeling keenly the defeat of his project; but the event forced him at last to devote himself to that career of literary labour in which the real success of his life was achieved.
She landed in Northumberland in October, and achieved some slight success; but when on the way to seek further help from Scotland the fleet was overwhelmed in a storm, and Margaret herself barely escaped in an open boat to Berwick.
He achieved little success, but made himself detested by his insolence and profligacy, and was in turn replaced by Chares.
Each of these served as an example of what might be achieved in the light of the new doctrine, which, taught in this way and in an admirably lucid style, was easily absorbed by many who found the more complete exposition in the Origin very hard to absorb.
What he achieved for the modern world was not merely to bequeath to his Italian imitators masterpieces of lyrical art unrivalled for perfection of workmanship, but also, and far more, to open out for Europe a new sphere of mental activity.
Several expeditions involving heavy fighting were necessary against these in 1901-4, and a certain amount of success was achieved, but the pretender escaped, revolt still smouldered and hostilities were continued.
In 1888 she achieved the greatest of her successes, gaining the Prix Bordin offered by the Paris Academy.
The production of flight by the vertical flapping of wings is in some respects the most difficult, but this also has been attempted and achieved.
The utmost secrecy, however, was maintained concerning their experiments, and in consequence their achievements were regarded at the time with doubt and suspicion, and it was hardly realized that their success would reach the point later achieved.
Alexander Baranov (1747-1819); chief resident director of the American companies (1790-1819), one of the early administrators of the new company, became famous through the successes he achieved as governor.
By his energetic and careful work Butler achieved his purpose without fighting, and he was soon afterwards made major-general, U.S.V.
Lucian of Samosata achieved a brilliant success with his ironic dialogues "Of the Gods," "Of the Dead," "Of Love" and "Of the Courtesans."
In spite of his military prowess Manuel achieved but in a slight degree his object of restoring the East Roman empire.
Two British officers accompanied this force, which was to co-operate with British troops advancing from Somaliland; but little was achieved by the Abyssinians, and after undergoing considerable privations and losses, and harassing the country generally, including that of some friendly tribes, it returned to Harrar.
On discovering this the prince went to the emperor and threatened to lay down all his offices if the conspirators were not punished, and after some resistance he achieved his purpose.
On the 21st of July news was received that General Havelock was advancing, had defeated the Nana, and was master of Cawnpore; but it was still more than two months before even the first relief of Lucknow was achieved.
In six years the work was completed in seventy-two volumes, and immediately achieved a general popularity; the publisher made a fortune out of it, and Cantu's royalties amounted, it is said, to 300,000 lire (12,000).
In 1870, however, a new and most important use of the title was begun, when the union of Germany was achieved, and the Prussian king, who became the head of united Germany, received in that capacity the title of German Emperor.
This may be achieved in seven thousand years, when man will vanish from the world.
The opposition shown by Venezuela and Ecuador to this project prevented any definite result from being achieved.
The clauses had, however, achieved success, in that they had caused many thousands of natives to fulfil the conditions requisite to claim exemption.
He achieved the rare distinction of obtaining an optime for both Greek and for physics.
Hence the invention of Galahad, son to Lancelot by the Grail king's daughter; predestined by his lineage to achieve the quest, foredoomed, the quest achieved, to vanish, a sacrifice to his father's fame, which, enhanced by connexion with the Grailwinner, could not risk eclipse by his presence.
But they achieved victories of an almost incredible completeness over Dermots enemies.
But Edwards own army achieved complete success in Scotland.
As long as he persevered in the attempt to conduct the invasion of the northern frontier of France he achieved nothing.
The rebel achieved his greatest success in June 1402, when he surprised and routed the whole levy of the marcher lords at Bryn Glas, between Pilleth and Knighton, capturing (among many other prisoners) Sir Edmund Mortimer, the uncle and guardian of the young earl of March, whom all malcontents regarded as the rightful monarch of England.
Something substantial was achieved in Ireland; the papal Policy In sovereignty was abolished and Henry received from Ireland the Irish parliament the title of king instead of lord of and Ireland.
The victory of Dettingen (1743) and the glorious defeat of Fontenoy (1ii45) had achieved no objects worthy of English intervention, and the peace of Aix-la- Chapelle put an end in 1748 to hostilities which should never have been begun.
Disraeli found himself restored to power at the head of an overwhelming majority, and the great minister who, five years before, had achieved so marked a triumph temporarily withdrew from the leadership of the party with whose aid he had accomplished such important results.
In one quarter of the world the new minister achieved much success.
Few military expeditions have been more elaborately organized, or have achieved a more brilliant success.
The conquest of the country was achieved in three separate campaigns in successive years.
She appeared in San Francisco in 1877, in an English version of Adrienne Lecouvreur, and, in spite of her imperfect command of the language, achieved a remarkable success.
Burke, like Goldsmith, achieved no academic distinction.
Sheridan's speech in the House of Commons upon the charge relative to the begums of Oude probably excelled anything that Burke achieved, as a dazzling performance abounding in the most surprising literary and rhetorical effects.
His brother, Giovanni Filoteo Achillini (1466-1533), was the author of Il Viridario and other writings, verse and prose, and his grand-nephew, Claudio Achillini (1574-1640), was a lawyer who achieved some notoriety as a versifier of the school of the Secentisti.
Trained as a notary, he followed this profession for some time but having achieved success with an historical romance, Wolfthurm (1830), he applied himself to historical research.
From pure fiction, however, he turned again to the combination of art and controversy in which he had achieved distinction, and in the two Littlepage Manuscripts (1845-1846) he fought with a great deal of vigour.
Real progress was, however, achieved in the period 1890-1910, chiefly owing to improvements in agricultural education.
In 1444-1446 there was an immense burst of maritime and exploring activity; more than 30 ships sailed with Henry's licence to Guinea; and several of their commanders achieved notable success.
Never before had a Greek statesman achieved such magnificent results for his country.
During the 19th century strenuous efforts to better the state of education were made by Bishop Strossmayer (1815-1905) and other reformers; but, although some success was achieved, only one-third of the population could read and write in 1900.
The draining of the Donau-moos between Neuburg and Ingolstadt, commenced in 1791, was successfully completed about 1835; and in 1853 the removal of the rocks which obstructed the river below Grein was finally achieved; while at Vienna itself the whole mass of the Danube was conducted nearer the town for a distance of nearly 2 m.
Revering the monarchy and established institutions, they endured forty years of persecution before they took up arlns, It was only during the second half of Henry II.s reign that Protestantism, having achieved its religious evolution, became a political party.
A decided success was, however, achieved between 163S and 1640, thanks to Bernard of Saxe-Weimar and afterwards to Gubriant, and to the parallel action of the Swedish generals, Banr, Wrangel and Torstensson.
He did not succeed either in stemming the tide of expense, nor in his administration, being in no way in advance of his age, and not perceiving that decisive reform could not be achieved by a government dealing with the nation as though it were inert and passive material, made to obey and to payS Like a good Cartesian he conceived of the state as an immense machine, every portion of which should receive its impulse from outsidethat is from him, Colbert.
He had a taste for puerile amusements, a mania for useless little domestic economies in a court where millions vanished like smoke, and a natural idleness which achieved as its masterpiece the keeping a diary from 1766 to 1792 of a life so tragic, which was yet but a foolish chronicle of trifles.
Many of its members were sons of the bourgeoisie, men who having been educated at college, thanks to some charitablt, agency, in the pride of learning, and raised above their original station, were ready for anything but had achieved nothing They bad plenty of talent at c0mmand, were full of classical tirades against tyranny, and, though sensitive enough in their private life, were bloodthirsty butchers in their public relations.
Arabian philosophy, at the outset of its career in the 9th century, was able without difficulty to take possession of those resources for speculative thought which the Latins had barely achieved at the close of the 12th century by the slow process of rediscovering the Aristotelian logic from the commentaries and verses of Boetius.
This was finally achieved, after a hideous story of fratricidal hatred and murder by poison, by Peter IV.
What the genius of Napoleon had failed to accomplish through years of titanic effort, Angoulme seemed to have achieved in a few weeks.
From the moment that such former revolutionists as Sagasta, Ulloa, Leon y Castillo, Camacho, Alcnzo Martinez and the marquis de la Vega de Armijo declared that they adhered to the Restoration, Canovas did not object to their saying in the same breath that they would enter the Cortes to defend as much as possible what they had achieved during the Revolution, and to protest and agitate, legally and pacifically, until they succeeded in re-establishing some day all that the first cabinet of Alphonso XII.
The methods by which this result had been achieved were the subject of violent attacks on the government in the Cortes, and on the i3th of March Sagasta resigned, but only to resume office five days later.
They strove for independence from the first, and when one count had replaced several they achieved it.
This was achieved in the closing months of 1767.
If this is ever accomplished it will need the patient investigation of a number of empirical observations by competent students unbiassed by any parti pris - a difficult set of conditions to obtain; and even then no definite results may be achieved.
The boy was sent to the lycee Louis-le Grand, in Paris, where he achieved high distinction, and was destined for the diplomatic service.
Feuillet did not abandon the novel, and in 1862 he achieved a great success with Sibylle.
As a whole, however, very remarkable results have been achieved.
It all proved that any goal could be achieved if a person didn't allow themselves to get sidetracked.
It required only a fraction of a second to be reminded that her original career goal would never be achieved.
Maybe it was simply that she had achieved her dream of a horse ranch and was moving on to the next â€“ taking over his dream.
She wanted to sit in this moment and relish it, take pride in the fact she achieved an incredible victory, even if those she did it for would never know.
It is achieved by enriching and extending the normal fallow of low-producing forms of agriculture.
Judging by the council records, some success is being achieved but the public remains dubious.
Further successes were achieved in the country's athletic endeavors.
By batting for nearly nine hours in the match he displayed a fortitude to match anything achieved in his previous 78 tests.
This year's budget is $17 million and the student cohort will be $15,000 - a growth achieved through graft and a little guile.
Once social justice has been achieved, there is nothing more to talk about.
Case closure, where service user has achieved abstinence or left the program.
The extra stars (in brackets) are achieved when the saloon is not used as sleeping accommodation.
Our team has truly achieved an impressive accomplishment in Delta's history and the launch industry.
If this cannot be achieved, examine the eye again in case there is another cause for decreased acuity such as early lens opacity.
Reward is defined as the scientific advancement achieved if the stated objectives of the proposal are met.
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The first syllable of the name of a great all-rounder who achieved the double event seven years running.
Failure makes more interesting copy than success but try telling that to a proud man who has just achieved his lifetime's ambition.
On January 24th I passed my flying test and achieved a lifetime ambition of becoming a qualified pilot!
None have achieved any advance in reducing the amount of drug harm.
This is achieved using a specially designed splitter box to feed each dipole antenna with the correct RF signal phase.
His words have achieved the status of, at the very least, pithy aphorisms if not proverbs.
But let it suffice here that The Band stands as the moment when the group achieved apotheosis.
This is achieved by using a plasma arc, where energy is released by an electrical discharge in an inert atmosphere.
Optimum damping on both channels is achieved by symmetrically winding the low-mass armature.
Not by painting but by weaving were those highly artistic designs achieved.
You can't imagine what can be achieved in a state run by an absolute, life-and-death autocrat when the motivation's there.
That study claims to have achieved huge reductions in bovine TB by exterminating badgers.
Chorus and Trio (" Achieved is the glorious work ") Contrabassoon doubles second bassoon doubles second bassoon from bar 38.
Much has been achieved but more could be done by beekeepers working together.
This can easily be achieved by anybody on their own, with other beekeepers, or an Association.
Through deputizing on members ' behalf, the MPA has achieved over 80% attendance of 160 plus meetings.
The unsurpassed performance is achieved by combining modern paint technology with highly advanced, proven biocides.
The book soon achieved wide acceptance within the blood transfusion services and was also used by hospital blood banks.
With all the stalls and people milling around driver did a good job, and achieved a zero body count.
Such doses can be achieved in patients receiving 1 gram bolus intravenous doses of methylprednisolone.
Through capital raised through land sales, the Trust achieved a technical break-even at the end of the financial year.
As a bonus, she achieved brevity, in conformity to the Maxim of Manner.
Real improvement will not be achieved by simply giving more money to a burgeoning bureaucracy.
Unless the quality of suckler calf production is maintained, the quality of finished cattle cannot be achieved.
Once a single more or less coherent narrative is achieved, it can become canonical.
Furthermore, they are low capacitance enabling the detection of high speed signals to be achieved.
Seasonal displays can easily be achieved using the carousel, and specific promotions or new trends highlighted as fashions change.
In recent years, map production has been achieved through digital cartography.
When this is shown to be the case, eyelid catalepsy has been achieved.
This is achieved by the quick changeover of hot stamping foils, which in many cases are used for relatively small runs.
This is achieved by a valve arrangement inside the steam chest, which is located next to each cylinder.
Good color PostScript output can also be achieved with older Macs running System 6 or higher but the procedure is a little more clunky.
Further attentuation was achieved by using some lossy coax and a 24GHz connectorised circulator used as an isolator on the PA input.
Nonetheless Scillonian children are more outgoing and confident than their counterparts on the mainland and have consistently achieved examination results comparable to the best.
Specifically, it was felt that greater complementarity might be achieved through the establishment of a Peace keeping Training Center.
However, ' a work of art ', etc. also connotes something that has achieved a certain cultural status.
As ' Normans ' they achieved a second conquest of England in 1066.
Finlay's enthusiasms were diverse, yet achieved a remarkable consistency in his hands.
His courageous struggle against the war achieved international recognition and in 1918 he was made honorary Soviet consul in Glasgow.
Complete or near complete fecal continence was achieved in 77 %, with improvement in the other 23% .
This can only be achieved by the use of programmable logic controllers.
The results we achieved at the top end despite this handicap were extremely creditable.
Most importantly, that is achieved without saccharine orchestral crescendos or larger-than-life displays of emotion.
In this second year of the project, we have achieved critical mass in all planned directions.
Whether or not even greater uniformity and desirable combinations of traits can be achieved more readily in F1 hybrid cultivars remains an open question.
This may be achieved by sharp debridement, or autolytic debridement facilitated by dressing products.
The language is strictly declarative, which is achieved by adopting a functional subset of Scheme.
In 1986 further recognition was achieved with our work with bedside Leucocyte depletion filters.
This is most commonly achieved by endoscopic balloon dilatation with surgical myotomy reserved for endoscopic failures.
This is achieved by dint of a small light sensitive unit at the side of the print-head.
However, adjustment may be achieved either by lateral displacement of the front sight or by shimming the base of the tang sight.
I have n't disproved the impossible with what I've achieved.
Superior quality is achieved by Canon's FINE technology with minute 1pl ink droplets.
A good training regime would be a three day split using dumbbells " " I have achieved my best results using higher rep ranges.
This time the symptoms were not relieved and a further month elapsed before a full recovery was achieved.
Largely self-taught, he achieved great eminence in the musical world in the years leading up to the First World War.
In 1962 success was achieved again at the 24 hours endurance race at Le Mans.
A message stating " You have achieved enlightenment " will appear.
The staggered heating cycle was designed to ensure thermal equilibrium was achieved.
An example of an illustration by John Gould demonstrated the artistic excellence achieved.
Using fluorescence excitation, sensitivities down to the single molecule detection limit can be achieved.
But Rhitta the Giant achieved a most decisive victory, and then exclaimed, " This is my immense field.
For this to be achieved a rigourous one-loop calculation based on a self-consistent perturbation expansion is needed.
He achieved great success designing furnishing fabrics, and designs for the theater.
If a tourniquet is used, the insertion of an iv cannula may be achieved one handed whilst the anesthetist holds the face mask.
The Normans achieved great fame for their castle building.
Internet players achieved the an infinitesimal of el faro the mobile version.