Kindle in all hearts the flame of virtue.
As a teacher he was able not only to impart knowledge, but to kindle enthusiasm.
" They kindle lights," he says, " as though to one who is in darkness.
The stormcloud had come upon them, and in every face the fire which Pierre had watched kindle burned up brightly.
There fresh proofs of his prowess only served to kindle against him the rancour of his enemies and the jealousy of the king.
At the rare moments when the old fire did kindle in her handsome, fully developed body she was even more attractive than in former days.
That in this portion of their ritual, however, the Christians of that period were not universally conscious of its direct descent from Mosaic institutions may be inferred perhaps from the "benediction of the incense" used in the days of Charlemagne, which runs as follows: "May the Lord bless this incense to the extinction of every noxious smell, and kindle it to the odour of its sweetness."
He has retreated and ordered the rearguard to kindle fires and make a noise to deceive us.
The next historical notice is dated in the second year of Darius (520) when two prophets, Haggai and Zechariah, came forward to kindle the Judaeans to new efforts, and in spite of opposition the work went steadily onwards, thanks to the favour of Darius, until the Temple was completed four years later (Ezra v.
(3) Is it established that a plot and conspiracy has existed tending to kindle civil war within the republic, by arming the citizens against one another ?
" It was into this mass of seething discontent that the spark of religious protest fell - the one thing needed to fire the train and kindle the social conflagration.
It is in its essence, and it is a main condition of its success, to kindle into fierce exercise among great masses of men the destructive and combative passions - passions as fierce and as malevolent as that with which the hound hunts the fox to its death or the tiger springs upon its prey.
The rush of the pilgrims to kindle their lights at it is so great, that order is maintained with difficulty by Mahommedan soldiers.
His connexion with the fall of Troy indicates that the fire-god himself set fire to the city; in like manner no other than the fire-god was thought worthy to kindle the pyre of Heracles.
Preller inclines to a connexion with +Oat, to kindle fire, but Max Miller differs from this theory.
In vain Charles tried to kindle anew the embers of former feudal intrigues; the execution of the duke of Nemours and the count of Saint P01 cooled all enthusiasm.
kindle the flashlight.
Most experts agree that you should spend a little more than that, though, and get at least an entry Kindle or Nook that runs between $139 and $149.
Do not kindle the coals of a sinner, lest you be burned in his flaming fire.
kindle other creative sparks, NESTA also sponsors Scotland's Creative Entrepreneurs ' Club at Glasgow's Lighthouse.
kindle enthusiasm and the spirit of cooperation.
They carried their flaming brands toward the north, as it were ready to kindle a conflagration.
kindle in the mind of a child.
[xvi.], agrees with Sophocles' Trachiniae as to the hero's end.) Mad with pain, he seizes Lichas, the messenger who had brought the fatal garment, and hurls him on the rocks; and then he wanders in agony to Mount Oeta, where he mounts a pyre, which, however, no one will kindle.
kindle well even when green.
When members of the state went forth to found a new colony they took with them a brand from the Prytaneum altar to kindle the new fire in the colony; 1 the fatherless daughters of Aristides, who were regarded as children of the state at Athens, were married from the Prytaneum as from their home; Thucydides informs us (ii.
The chief had lately become a member of the Institute, and did his utmost to inflame in France that love of art and science which he had helped to kindle by enriching the museums of Paris with the treasures of Italy.
In November 1492 a party sent out by Columbus from the vessels of his first expedition to explore the island of Cuba brought back information that they had seen people who carried a lighted firebrand to kindle fire, and perfumed themselves with certain herbs which they carried along with them.
They are skilful with the bow and in throwing stones, and they can easily kindle a fire, even in the wet season, by rubbing together two pieces of dry bamboo.
The Kindle device operates much like a cell phone-so you never have to find a WiFi "hotspot" to have access to your books.
E-readers are another hot ticket item this year with Amazon's Kindle boasting thousands of books priced under five dollars available for download and faster 3G speeds.
There are also many different offerings out there, but perhaps the best and most well known are the Amazon Kindle, Barnes and Noble Nook, the Apple iPad and the Sony Readers.
The IPad, Reader, and Nook have touch-screens and the iPad, Reader, and the Kindle DX have screens that rotate.
The Kindle 2 has manual rotation and the Nook has none.
High end e-book readers are the Kindle 2 and the iPad, and of course they offer more versatility.
You can get a Kindle with a 6 inch screen that is only 8.7 oz. The Sony Reader Daily Edition has a 7inch screen and weighs 9.6 oz. To have a large screen, you will need a Kindle or iPad and both weigh over a pound.
When it comes to picking a Kindle or Nook, it all comes down to personal preference.
Both the Kindle and Nook allow readers to share books with other users.
Meanwhile newly-conquered England had its own problems to solve; and Germany, torn by civil war, and not naturally quick to kindle, could only deride the "delirium" of the crusader.'
Who art thou, miserable man, who would smother and extinguish in others the fire of God's Spirit which it has pleased him to kindle in them ?
For instance, Kindle owners can shop from Amazon's vast selection of eBooks, Nook owners buy direct from Barnes and Noble and Kobo users have access to eBooks sold by Borders Books.
The Kindle 2 and Nook will run from $179 to $259 depending on its wireless capabilities.
There is a big variation in weight as well, as the iPad is the heaviest at 1.5 pounds, the Kindle DX is 18.9 ounces, the Reader is 12.75 ounces, the Nook is 12.1 ounces, and the Kindle 2 is 10.2 ounces.
Kindle 2 has 2 GB and it is not expandable, Kindle DX has 4 GB and is not expandable.
The iPad accesses the iBookstore and the two Kindles have available from the Kindle Store over 400,000 books, 130 newspapers and magazines, and 8,000 blogs.
Reviewers give Kindle the edge for readability, thanks to higher contrast and darker eInk.
The smallest Kindle weighs 8.5 ounces, while the smallest Nook weighs 11.5 ounces.
The Kindle 3DX battery lasts for two and half weeks.
Both versions of the Kindle can store 4GB, which translates into approximately 3,500 books.
Both the Kindle and Nook offer access to bookstores with hundreds of thousands of titles, though Amazon's Kindle store has the slight edge in terms of numbers.
Many people who enjoy reading books in electronic format purchase a Kindle or some other eBook reader, but if you like to read whole books online, there are plenty of free resources where you can do so right on your computer or laptop.
In addition, eBooks are not currently transferable which means if you've filled a Kindle up with your favorite books for three years and now want to give the Nook a try, none of your previously purchased eBooks can be read on the Nook.
If you have an iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad, a Blackberry, an Android phone or a Kindle, then you can have access to the expansive Merriam Webster's Dictionary by downloading the applications.
It's guaranteed to make you laugh, learn a bit more about your partner and perhaps kindle a few flames.
E-books can be offered in many different formats, ranging from downloadable PDFs to manuscripts intended for reading on Amazon's Kindle.
There is also a Kindle version of most books, which is an electronic version.
Amazon's Kindle and Barnes and Noble's Nook both offer readers easy access to a huge library of books on the run, but different features and construction mean that each has its pros and cons.
Consider these comparisons to see how the Kindle and Nook stack up to each other.
The Kindle's light weight is considered a boon by some, but others find that it feels too flimsy.
With the Wi-Fi turned off, the battery on the basic Kindle lasts for one month.
Additional storage is not available for the Kindle.
Of course, you can go right to the source and buy your Kindle from Amazon or Nook from Barnes and Noble.
Whether you prefer the sturdier feel of the Nook or the speedier, lighter Kindle, both of these eReaders will let you indulge your literary obsessions on the go.
For that price you get a print-out of the guitar tab along with a sheet music file that can be used with a variety of media including the Kindle Fire, iPad, and Android.
For engineers who love to read, but want to use the latest technology, consider the Amazon Kindle, iPad, or the Nook.
There are also links to fun downloads like free Kindle books, free mp3 children's music, or free online videos for your family to watch together.
Fortunately, Amazon.com offers an impressive assortment of free books for the Kindle that includes several current bestsellers in the romance, mystery, and science fiction categories.
And, if you don't have a Kindle, you'll need to download one of the free Kindle apps to read the books on your PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry, or Android.
Some back issues of Galaxy are available electronically for the Kindle.
The book Socialnomics is available at any major bookstore in the country and there's also a Kindle version on Amazon as well.
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