Acquaint thyself with a physician before thou have need of him.
In the last part of his work he made a praiseworthy attempt to acquaint the Greeks with the character and early history of the Romans.
Hence in education the teacher should fully acquaint himself with the mental development of the pupil, in order that he may make full use of what the pupil already knows.
In 1890 he visited Berlin and Amsterdam to acquaint himself with the ways of younger theologians, especially with the Ritschlians, whose work he appreciated but did not accept as final.
After a remark that microscopes seem as capable of improvement as telescopes, he adds: " I shall now proceed to acquaint you with another more notable difformity in its Rays, wherein the Origin of Colour is unfolded: Concerning which I shall lay down the Doctrine first, and then, for its examination, give you an instance or two of the Experiments, as a specimen of the rest.
Cast conformity behind you, and acquaint men at first hand with Deity."
To bring educated readers into touch with critical workers it is needful to acquaint them with these various points, the neglect of any one of which may to some extent injure the results of criticism.
When therefore, on the 8th of October, Guizot, in an interview with Palmerston, presented what was practically an ultimatum on the part of France, "it was determined that this intimation should be met in a friendly spirit, and that Lord Palmerston should see the Ministers of the other powers and agree with them to acquaint the French that they with England would use their good offices to induce the Porte not to insist on the deprivation of Mehemet Ali so far as Egypt is concerned."
At the meeting at which Newton was elected a description of a reflecting telescope which he had invented was read, and " it was ordered that a letter should be written by the secretary to Mr Newton to acquaint him of his election into the Society, and to thank him for the communication of his telescope, and to assure him that the Society would take care that all right should be done him with respect to this invention."
One of the first tasks imposed on him by the managers was the delivery of a course of lectures on the chemical principles of tanning, and he was given leave of absence for July, August and September 1801 in order to acquaint himself practically with the subject.
Crates of Mallus, one of his teachers, aimed at fulfilling the high functions of a " critic " according to his own definition - that the critic must acquaint himself with all rational knowledge.
acquaint the reader with these shifts of perspectives.
When all was ready in May 1605 Fawkes was despatched to Flanders to acquaint Sir William Stanley, the betrayer of Deventer, and the intriguer Owen with the plot.
acquaint yourselves with the Lord: hold fast Christ; hear His voice only.
acquaint the student with the capabilities for multimedia support on the WWW.
The purpose of life seems to be to acquaint man with himself..
All our sensations are relative, and acquaint us, not with things as they are, but only with the impressions that things produce upon us.
The abridgment forms the first volume of the account of the ejected ministers, but whoever refers to it should also acquaint himself with the reply to the accusations which had been brought against Baxter, and which will be found in the second volume of Calamy's Continuation.
54); while, according to Eusebius, a second bishop from Cappadocia, Alexander by name, visited Jerusalem in order to pray and acquaint himself with the holy sites, and was there invited by the community tc remain with them and assume the episcopate of the aged Narcissus (Hist.
The VTech Tote N Go Laptop offers multiple fun learning games to help better acquaint your toddler with his letters, numbers and spatial thinking.
Acquaint yourself with parking laws or regulations in your neighborhood as well as when street cleaning or garbage collection days occur to avoid any legal hassles.
However, there is a small set of skills that you will want to acquaint yourself with before jumping in the deep end.
While viewing examples of photography poses can acquaint you with different looks, the best way to capture a stellar shot is to make sure your subjects are comfortable in front of the camera.
Galapagos Island cruises acquaint travelers with the uninhabited environment of the Galapagos archipelago.
This will acquaint you with any failures or suggestions that your fellow gluten-free bakers can offer, thus streamlining your future efforts.
The best way to identify a fake Gucci handbag is to acquaint yourself with genuine Gucci merchandise.
You should determine if you have the time and energy to sit down and fully acquaint yourself with the lingo and terminology (there's LOTS of it).
acquaint participants with their options for creating a business process architecture and provide a blueprint for conducting a business process audit.
Under these conditions, it is no longer possible for the individual merchant, or for small groups of merchants, to acquaint themselves, by personal experience alone, with more than a fractional part of the causes which affect the business in which they are engaged.
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