His works were published under the title of Juvenalis redivivus, and, although boasting but little poetical merit, give us very curious pictures of the times.
The Afghans are eternally boasting of their lineage, their independence and their prowess.
The term " boasting " in this connexion cannot be right.
I do not find rudeness or boasting to be endearing in the slightest bit.
Under Elizabeth he was again returned to parliament, but in 1560 he underwent a short imprisonment for boasting about his work in the former reign.
It is most difficult to appreciate aright this man of fervid imagination, of powerful and persistent convictions, of unbated honesty and love of truth, of keen insight into the errors (as he thought them) of his time, of a merciless will to lay bare these errors and to reform the abuses to which they gave rise, who in an instant offends us by his boasting, his grossness, his want of selfrespect.
Without boasting, you know, I may say that I know the Army Orders by heart and know the Regulations as well as I do the Lord's Prayer.
It is a popular travel destination, boasting several hotels and resorts.
Save the Vaal river no frontier was indicated, and " boasting," writes Livingstone in his Missionary Travels, " that the English had given up all the blacks into their power.
Boasting an authentic Irish pub experience, Fionn MacCool's hosts an Irish band with no cover charge every Friday and Saturday night from 9 p.m. to closing time.
Boasting fresh ingredients, a 1950s-era décor and prompt service, Sassy's is a great option for those on the move seeking affordable prices.
After a day spent enjoying the scenic views of Mount Washington, relax with a hearty meal In one of North Conway's cozy, hospitable restaurants. 1785 Inn The 1785 Inn is a traditional New England inn boasting an elegant, relaxing atmosphere.
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In addition to boasting a very impressive selection of organic and fair-trade teas, The Twilight Tea Lounge is a great place for the vegan with a sweet tooth.41 Main St.
Boasting a wine list of over 2,500 varieties, live entertainment every night of the week, and a cigar-friendly patio that is climate controlled year round, McMahon's offers comfort and brings along some of the finest steaks in Tucson.
Boasting freshly baked breads and an extensively decadent dessert menu, this fine-dining restaurant is open seven days a week for lunch, dinner and brunch.
But Agamemnon had offended the goddess Artemis by slaying a hind sacred to her, and boasting himself a better hunter.
A settlement, Meroe, boasting a shrine of Anait, called by the Greeks the "Persian Artemis," had long been located there, and was ultimately included in the eastern suburbs of the new city; and there seems to have been a village on the spur (Mt.
In the classics they found the food which was required to nourish the new spirit; and a variety of circumstances, among which must be reckoned the pride of a nation boasting of its descent from the Populus Romanus, rendered them apt to fling aside the obstacles that had impeded the free action of the mind through many centuries.
John sat inert at Rouen, pretending to take his misfortunes lightly, and boasting that what was easily lost could be as easily won back.
Take a guided tour of Nissequogue River State Park, boasting 153 acres for fishing, hiking, cross-country skiing and boat rentals.
Austin, Texas, is a historic city boasting mild weather year-round.
It may be pointed out, however, that the story which represents him as boasting of his ability to make a better world than this is of late authority.
The logic of Ramus enjoyed a great celebrity for a time, and there existed a school of Ramists boasting numerous adherents in France, Germany and Holland.
His contemporary St Bonaventura complained publicly that he himself and his fellow-friars were often compelled to hold their tongues about the evil clergy; partly because, even if one were expelled, another equally worthless would probably take his place, but "perhaps principally lest, if the people altogether lost faith in the clergy, heretics should arise and draw the people to themselves as sheep that have no shepherd, and make heretics of them, boasting that, as it were by our own testimony, the clergy were so vile that none need obey them or care for their teaching."