How to use Harley in a sentence
Again the influence of Harley saved him.
Meanwhile the friendship between Bolingbroke and Harley, which formed the basis of the whole Tory administration, had been gradually dissolved.
They extended east of High Street as far as Harley Street, but by 1778 the ground was being built over.
Harley Street, between Marylebone Road and Cavendish Square, is noted as the residence of medical practitioners.
He remained in prison until August 1704, and then owed his release to the intercession of Robert Harley, who represented his case to the queen, and obtained for him not only liberty but pecuniary relief and employment, which, of one kind or another, lasted until the termination of Anne's reign.Advertisement
There is no doubt that Harley, who understood the influence wielded by Defoe, made some conditions.
Defoe says he received no pension, but his subsequent fidelity was at all events indirectly rewarded; moreover, Harley's moderation in a time of the extremest party-insanity was no little recommendation to Defoe.
In 1705 appeared The Consolidator, or Memoirs of Sundry Transactions from the World in the Moon, a political satire which is supposed to have given some hints for Swift's Gulliver's Travels; and at the end of the year Defoe performed a secret mission, the first of several of the kind, for Harley.
In 1710 Harley returned to power, and Defoe was placed in a somewhat awkward position.
He tells us with honest and simple pride that when his patron Harley fell out, and Godolphin came in, he for three years held no communication with the former, and seems quite incapable of comprehending the delicacy which would have obliged him to follow Harley's fallen fortunes.Advertisement
He declared himself a Tory, attached himself to Harley (afterwards Lord Oxford), then speaker, whom he now addressed as "dear master," and distinguished himself by his eloquence in debate, eclipsing his schoolfellow, Walpole, and gaining an extraordinary ascendancy over the House of Commons.
In 1708 he quitted office with Harley on the failure of the latter's intrigue, and retired to the country till 1710, when he became a privy councillor and secretary of state in Harley's new ministry, representing Berkshire in parliament.
In May Harley obtained the earldom of Oxford and was made lord treasurer, while in July St John was greatly disappointed at receiving only his viscountcy instead of the earldom lately extinct in his family, and at being passed over for the Garter.
He died at his house in Harley Street, London, on the 13th of December 1729.
The final debates of 1706 were conducted under apprehensions of an invasion of Edinburgh by highlanders and wild western fanatics of the Covenant; but the astuteness of Harley's agent in Edinburgh, de Foe, the resolution of Argyll and the tact of Queensberry, who easily terrified the duke of Hamilton, carried the measure into haven.Advertisement
In 1708 she was forced to dismiss Harley, who, with the aid of Mrs Masham, had been intriguing against the government and projecting the creation of a third party.
Abigail, however, soon ventured to talk "business," and in the summer of 1707 the duchess discovered to her indignation that her protegee had already undermined her influence with the queen and had become the medium of Harley's intrigue.
The strength of the Whigs at this time and the necessities of the war caused the retirement of Harley, but he remained Anne's secret adviser and supporter against the faction, urging upon her "the dangers to the crown as well as to the church and monarchy itself from their counsels and actions," 3 while the duchess never regained her former influence.
The fall of the Whigs, now no longer necessary on account of the successful issue of the war, to accomplish which Harley had long been preparing and intriguing, followed; and their attempt to prolong hostilities from party motives failed.
A friend of Harley, the duke of Shrewsbury, was first appointed to office, and subsequently the great body of the Whigs were displaced by Tories, Harley being made chancellor of the exchequer and Henry St John secretary of state.Advertisement
She gave strong support to Harley, now earl of Oxford and lord treasurer, in the intrigues and negotiations for peace.
The modern theory of the relations between the sovereign and the parties, by which the former identifies himself with the faction for the time in power while maintaining his detachment from all, had not then been invented; and Anne, like her Hanoverian successors, maintained the struggle, though without success, to rule independently, finding support in Harley.
His manuscripts were bought by Robert Harley (afterwards earl of Oxford), his books by Narcissus Marsh, archbishop of Armagh.
After her return to England she devoted herself to reorganizing the Governesses' Sanatorium in Harley Street (now the Home for Gentlewomen during Temporary Illness), which was at that time badly managed and in great need of funds.
The favour shown him by Marlborough did not deter Rivers from paying court to the Tories when it became evident that the Whig ascendancy was waning, and his appointment as constable of the Tower in 1710 on the recommendation of Harley and without Marlborough's knowledge was the first unmistakable intimation to the Whigs of their impending fall.Advertisement
He ultimately won his point from Harley, and his success marks his open rupture with the Whigs.
A scarcely less important service was rendered to the ministry by his Letter to the October Club, artfully composed to soothe the impatience of Harley's extreme followers.
Harley by this time was losing influence and was becoming chronically incapable of any sustained effort.
A more laboured work, his Proposal for Correcting, Improving and Ascertaining the English Tongue (1712), in a letter to Harley, suggesting the regulation of the English language by an academy, is chiefly remarkable as a proof of the deference paid to French taste by the most original English writer of his day.
He was a good scholar and a keen student of biblical apocalyptic literature and himself "prophesied" to Queen Anne, Robert Harley, earl of Oxford, William Whiston, and John Evelyn the diarist.Advertisement
Harley had evidently gone down to the site, planning to return for these items, then call an accomplice and escape.
His mother was a singer and character comedienne in the music halls with the stage name of ' Lilly Harley ' .
With iconic bikes throughout most of the company's 10 decade history, Harley Davidson has become a truly awesome marque.
Simon Harley, Professor of Lower crustal Processes, is studying deep crustal metamorphism in the granulites of East Antarctica.
I haven't visited a dentist in four years (fruit gums extract dodgy molars better than most Harley Street crooks ).Advertisement
Two years later she was appointed resident lady superintendent of a hospital for invalid women in Harley Street, London.
Along with gothic renditions of the Grim Reaper and bracelets of barbwire, you'll notice the ubiquity of Harley Davidson motifs.
Still have original Harley front end, forks yokes light etc, available seperately.
Not only did he write pamphlets as usual on the project, and vigorously recommend it in The Review, but in October 1706 he was sent on a political mission to Scotland by Sidney Godolphin, to whom Harley had recommended him.
He naturally shared Harley's downfall; and, though the loss of his salary might seem a poor reward for his constant support of the Hanoverian claim, it was little more than his ambiguous, not to say trimming, position must have led him to expect.Advertisement
In 1704 St John took office with Harley as secretary at war, thus being brought into intimate relations with Marlborough, by whom he was treated with paternal partiality.
At truck stops and redneck bars, Harley makes a point of insulting the natives, the majority of whom are amputees.
She whirled to see Harley coming out of the sick ward with the scalpel in one hand and the tape in the other.
This is the 100th year of the Harley Davidson, the steed of choice for the classic biker pack.
The controls, the seating position, even the motor thumping away at low revs, said ' You 're riding a Harley '.Advertisement
The best known example of a cruiser motorcycle is a Harley Davidson.
For example, a visit to www.batterymart.com will show that riders of a Harley Davidson FXD model motorcycle have a choice of three batteries ranging in price from $68.95 to $128.95.
For virtually any theme you desire, from Harley to Gangster to Intergalatic, check out Viva Las Vegas Weddings Chapel.
Country singer Kenny Chesney gave him a Harley Davidson motorcycle at the end of their 2003 tour.
The accident occurred in the mid-afternoon of September 21, 2007 when Clooney's Harley Davidson motorcycle and a Mazda Millenia collided in Weehawken, New Jersey.Advertisement
Clooney drove his Harley Davidson to the hospital.
For the avid biker, few things will show your love for your motorcycling lifestyle like authentic Harley Davidson tee shirts.
There are Harley tees designed with every rider in mind.
Harley fans often show their love of the brand by wearing apparel displaying Harley-Davidson logos and images.
If you're looking for a tee that's more personalized and displays a particular locale, you can find state- and city-specific tees at Harley Shirts, listed above.
Unlike tourist tee shirts that you can sometimes find "three for $10.00," Harley tees are as durable as the bikes.
Still, true Harley enthusiasts don't think about the price - it's all about the name.
If you know a guy who can't get enough of riding his Harley, you might consider gifting him with a tee shirt that displays his love for the brand.
Consider pairing a Harley Davidson tee with a hat or other accessory when giving as a gift.
It doesn't matter if you buy these tees for yourself or as a gift for someone else, they're made to show the world how passionate the Harley fan is.
If you ride a Harley, you have to really represent.
Many shirts are done with a bike brand's logo such as Harley Davidson.
Lightning Customs sells Harley Davidson tees and various other biker designed tees.
Other sites that feature Harley Davidson are the official Harley Davidson website and Planet Harley.
One of the best ways to enjoy a camping trip is with a Sportz truck tent or Harley Davidson bed tent.
Whether you desire a Ford Harley Davidson bed tent or one that will work with your Nissan truck, or any other type of truck, you will be able to purchase what you need for between $100 and $300.
Owner Harley Dinardo knows just how to blend his creative passion for hair trends and music, creating urban hair with a rockin' edge.
With over 10 years in the profession, Harley trained at the Aveda Advanced Academy and specialized in innovative cutting, color, and editorial hair styling.
On any given night, I could be doing a fashion show or promoting my Peterson's Harley Davidson line at bike night with a bikini contest.
In addition, I also have an entire line I'm doing for Peterson's Harley Davidson that is not on the site.
Barbie and Ken have starred as Romeo and Juliet and sported matching Harley Davidson leather.
For example, give the man who dreams of buying a Harley Davidson and going on a cross-country road trip a weekend bike rental gift certificate, map and gift certificates to unique places along a highlighted route.
Couples who crave a biker lifestyle and live life on the open road may find Harley Davidson wedding rings a creative and adventurous option to symbolize their marriage.
Before choosing a Harley ring design, couples should consider whether or not it is right for their nuptials.
Harley rings are larger than many wedding rings and can be scratched, dented, and damaged more easily.
Harley style rings come in a variety of unique and creative designs.
Some designs may also use diamonds on the ring band, and more delicate designs can use small Harley accents surrounding a central stone such as a colored diamond or topaz in the classic Harley shade of orange.
Harley Davidson wedding rings and other related jewelry can be found at authorized Harley Davidson retailers as well on online merchants.
The cost of Harley rings varies depending on the ring size, metals, gemstones, and overall quality of the ring.
If a logo-specific Harley Davidson ring is not suitable, motorcycle-loving couples have other stylish options to symbolize both their marriage and their love of biking.
Harley Davidson wedding rings are a creative and unusual way to show that a couple is married to available, there are bike style rings suitable for any avid biker couple.
A Harley Davidson biker wallet makes a great gift for the avid motorcyclist, but it is also a high quality accessory that any man - bike enthusiast or not - can appreciate.
Harley and Arthur Davidson, the eponymous company was born in 1901.
This was the year Harley first imagined a bicycle engine.
Putting pen to paper, he created a rough draft of the image, and two years later he, along with Davidson, released the very first Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Harley Davidson fans who love their leather will gravitate to the company's collection of standout wallets.
Several varieties of the Harley Davidson biker wallet exist, including the following.
It is constructed of thick, full-grain leather that boasts a supple feel, and is adorned with the recognizable Harley Davidson logo.
Any avid Harley rider knows how important it is to keep leather in tip-top condition.
Additionally, expect to pay more for checks with name brand items (like Harley Davidson) featured on them.
Harley Davidson boots conjure up the scent of leather, the vision of sunsets and the sound of a powerful machine riding away at rapid speed.
Whether you're male or female, you can get Harley Davidson Boots to fit your needs.
Obviously, all the favorite styles from Harley Davidson boots are meant for living life on the edge, enjoying yourself on your motorcycle, traveling alone or with your significant other or your buddies.
They're decorated with a buckle, a medallion and more graphics in true Harley style.
Now that you know what Harley Davidson boots have to offer, you're probably jumping at the chance to buy some, but aren't quite sure where.
You can try on your Harley Davidson boots without putting yourself out a buck if they don't fit.
The Harley Davidson website also has boots, leather care, and tips for you to choose from.
The Online Boot Store makes it easy to choose your Harley boots.
For the ladies who love their Harley Davidsons, but don't want to ruin their boots in the rain, women's waterproof motorcycle boots are a necessity.
Made by Harley Davidson, these boots are very much the real deal, guaranteed to keep you looking cool even if you never go near a motorcycle.
The Harley logo is prominent in metal on the side of the boot near the top, as well as being stitched onto the tongue and featured on a metal ornament on the shaft.
You can't buy the Faded Glory boots on Harley Davidson's site, and in fact, some customers warn that when you find a pair in your size you should snap them up at once because they can be a little tricky to find.
What else would you wear while riding on your Harley?
For the biker in all of us, Boluva offers a Harley Davidson line of watches and timepieces.
While the Strap and Bracelet lines offer watches for both men and women, the Bangle Collection features three women's watches sporting the Harley Davidson logo and adjustable bangle bracelets.
Logo Products 4 Less is all about personalizing your car with custom decals, animal print seat covers, floor mats and steering wheel covers, and even Harley Davidson-themed accessories.
J&O Fabrics has a cute selection of Christmas fabrics, including fabrics with cats, Betty Boop, and Santa on a Harley as well as more traditional patterns.
To Harley himself he was bound by gratitude and by a substantial agreement in principle, but with the rest of the Tory ministry he had no sympathy.
Harley, F.R.S., is to be found in the British Quarterly Review for July 1866, No.