I suppose I shall have many such battles with the little woman before she learns the only two essential things I can teach her, obedience and love.
Compare the case of a boy who learns to ride a bicycle.
When a person learns to do one job and specializes in that one job, she gets really good at it.
The child comes into the world with the ability to learn, and he learns of himself, provided he is supplied with sufficient outward stimulus.
He won't stay with us for a minute when he learns what I did.
I think she understands if Quinn learns what Julie did, he's going to blow his stack.
What I can say is that she learns fast.
Wandering over the earth in search of her daughter, Demeter learns from Helios the truth about her disappearance.
In the 12th tablet Gilgamesh succeeds in obtaining a view of Eabani's shade, and learns through him of the sad fate endured by the dead.
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But, on the other hand, the vital spirits cause a movement in the gland by which the mind perceives the affection of the organs, learns that something is to be loved or hated, admired or shunned.
The figures are no longer abstractions; they are concrete examples of the folly of the bibliophile who collects books but learns nothing from them, of the evil judge who takes bribes to favour the guilty, of the old fool whom time merely strengthens in his folly, of those who are eager to follow the fashions, of the priests who spend their time in church telling "gestes" of Robin Hood and so forth.
In this way the lad learns the principle of holding a puller, getting pace out of a lazy one, and leaving well alone with a nice free but temperate mover; he learns to do everything in a horsemanlike manner, and when he has raised himself to the pitch of a "fashionable" jockey, he will frequently be called upon to ride several horses a day at race meetings.
"I will give it to the one who first learns to read in it" she answered.
The way you tell it, it sounds nearly impossible for us to catch him if he learns everything we can and might do.
Nor does he see that a man is conscious not of idea, feeling, will, experience, but of something conceiving, feeling, willing and experiencing, which he gradually learns to call himself, and that he is never conscious of doing all this " minding " without his body.
In the first the novice is received and told to meditate on the three mystic letters; in the second, after a period of forty days, he is taught the titles of the 16 suras of the Majmu`; in the third, after seven or nine months (intended to correspond with the ordinary period of gestation), he is taught Suras 5, 6 and 9, learns the meaning of the three mystic letters and goes through a further period of instruction from his initiator.
One of his strings of proverbs runs as follows: "The uncultivated man is not innocent; the ignorant man is not devout; the bashful man learns not; the wrathful man teaches not; he who is much absorbed in trade cannot become wise; where no men are, there strive thyself to be a man" (gib.
The south-east parts are perfectly flat; and about one-third of the county consists of fens and marshes, intersected in all directions by artificial drains, called locally dykes, delphs, drains, becks, learns and eaux.
3-25, here a famous prophet), where the Israelite catastrophe is foreshadowed, and Saul learns that he has lost the favour of Yahweh, and that his kingdom will pass to David (vv.
He learns that his family have a dark viking ancestry.
She then learns that her Axel is taking a job that rightfully belongs to her father.
The narrator learns that his intended bride has married another, and he mediates that the path of rectitude is very narrow.
It is recommended that every beginner cellist learns from a cello method.
A high school cheerleader (Panettiere) learns that she is totally indestructible.
conniveLibby learns of this, she vows to put an end to Geri's conniving ways.
As he cherishes the damaged bird, he learns a lot about life, bullies, pigeon fanciers and pigeons.
One learns about recent events in the neighboring hamlets from residents of the hamlet who have come to visit the market.
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In the lessons he attends he learns, and is exposed to, real occultism.
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Raymond also gets increasingly rebellious under Desmond's bossiness, especially when he learns that actors at this other National Theater actually get paid.
Later, Max is furious when he learns that Tanya asked Bradley but soon relents as the party gets underway.
thieve children play the rabbits, the ducks and the thieving weasels while the audience learns and sings the chorus of four songs.
However, Worf learns that the real traitor was the head of the powerful Duras clan.
trivialityng with Rupert, one soon learns to ignore such trivialities.
Violent dreams of missing students and bloodthirsty monsters haunt his nights, as Shiraki learns of the legendary vampires that infest the region.
As the club gradually unravels the tangled web of fate, Anne learns shocking news about herself.
In addition to learning woodworking, he also learns spiritual lessons from his mentor, professing " God is not visible.
No sooner is the vibration perceived than the spider descends with all speed to the centre, and by feeling the ends of the radiating lines learns which is ashake and rapidly, without the possibility of mistake, makes its way to the entangled insect.
The truth becomes revealed to him by the opening of his inner vision, and he learns to see Dharma, the Eternal Law, as it were, face to face.
But, as I came to your palace this morning, I kept saying to myself, 'When our lord Al Mansour learns just how it was that I borrowed the gold, I have no doubt that in his kindness of heart he will forgive me the debt.'
I have written to her that when Maud learns to read, I shall have many stories to send her.
Helen knows the meaning of more than a hundred words now, and learns new ones daily without the slightest suspicion that she is performing a most difficult feat.
She learns because she can't help it, just as the bird learns to fly.
Since I have abandoned the idea of regular lessons, I find that Helen learns much faster.
Every new word Helen learns seems to carry with it necessity for many more.
WE MAKE A SORT OF GAME OF IT and try to see who can find the words most quickly, Helen with her fingers, or I with my eyes, and she learns as many new words as I can explain with the help of those she knows.
In this way, she learns countless new expressions without any apparent effort.
Thus he learns that words name things and actions and feelings.
True, single words do suggest and express ideas; the child may say simply "mamma" when he means "Where is mamma?" but he learns the expression of the ideas that relate to mamma--he learns language--by hearing complete sentences.
Raymond also gets increasingly rebellious under Desmond 's bossiness, especially when he learns that actors at this other National Theater actually get paid.
Blake learns that the villain and his captive have left on a steamer bound for America.
Some children play the rabbits, the ducks and the thieving weasels while the audience learns and sings the chorus of four songs.
But diving with Rupert, one soon learns to ignore such trivialities.
In addition to learning woodworking, he also learns spiritual lessons from his mentor, professing God is not visible.
Amy learns all of the new material so quickly is seems that she learns by osmosis.
You'll have cute decorations, and you won't have to worry about baby pulling anything off the walls and onto his head as he learns to stand in his crib.
Of course, he never strays too far from you, but he is reveling in each new skill that he learns.
As your child learns the skill of holding and tipping a cup, many of the the Luv n Care sippy cups have soft grip handles to encourage your toddler to drink from her "grown up" cup.
Baby development cases follow a child's progress from birth through preschool years as he or she learns foundational skills used throughout life.
You can also use a quilt to lay your baby upon as she learns to move more of her body.
Every parent of a preemie learns that growth and development cannot be viewed as a competition.
Just as one child may seem to learn to read overnight while another struggles through the first few years of school, each child learns at their own pace.
Now, while it is important that your child learns how to fall asleep on her own, there are certain steps you can take to encourage her to sail off into dreamland.
A toddler instantly learns that in order to get her way, she merely needs to throw a fit.
Everyone learns a little differently, and you should choose the book that offers you the best resources to learn these new skills.
Brown Bear, Brown Bear uses repetition to build expectations as the child learns to pay attention to each page.
She eventually learns that no one returned for her because the original ship sank after it arrived in the new country.
Even if society never learns the truth about climate change, there will be the satisfaction of knowing that the global community did its part to keep the planet healthy for the world's children and grandchildren.
Who invented lip gloss and why may not be the most sought after question in the cosmetic world, but once a gal learns the roots of a trusty cosmetic product, it often pays to get nostalgic and track down the original formula.
Commis Chef: The commis chef is the entry-level apprentice who learns his culinary skills on the job, from the chefs with whom he works.
There is much room for advancement as the commis chef learns each aspect of food service, from peeling vegetables to serving an attractive plate.
Once he learns how to cook from some easy for kid breakfast recipes, he may want to make his own breakfast every morning.
Record the names of the first books your child learns to read independently in colorful artistic arrangements.
Eventually, the individual learns to associate the physiological and biological changes in the body that take place under a false or real danger and the learned behavior repeatedly results in a panic attack.
Recognize: The addict learns to identify the people, places or circumstances that will likely cause her to use cocaine.
The client learns techniques to change her behavior to maintain sobriety in addiction counseling.
A smoker's body is accustomed to having a certain level of nicotine, so when you quit smoking you'll go through one or more symptoms of withdrawal as your body learns how to function without nicotine.
The competition winner is determined by which celebrity successfully masters their professional partner's lead and learns each step graciously, each and every week during a live broadcast competition.
Hopefully, the young and promising actress learns from her and other rising stars' mistakes and begins behaving like a grown up and then, tells her parents to do the same.
As the dog learns the hand signals and word signals for the commands, the lure can gradually be phased out of the training sessions.
Once your dog learns the "Drop it" command, it will be easier to stop him from chewing forbidden objects.
Once she learns the commands you can stop her dead in her tracks when she begins to harass your male.
As your dog learns what is wanted from him, you can toss the toy a little farther each time.
The first lesson you should teach is the one everyone learns in basic training school.
As your dog learns that coming to you is always a good experience in some way, you'll eventually be able to recall him even when he isn't paying attention to you.
I suggest you do the training recalls three times a day for ten minutes until your dog learns to come on the first call even if he is all the way out on a 26-foot long lead.
Over the course of the three years, her team learns to know, understand and watch for specific movement choices the dog makes, as well as how to devise a training schedule for correction and improvement of the movement.
Every single puppy or dog learns differently, so if you think, "Oh look how cute, I just have to have a puppy", please be sure you have the time and the energy to meet his needs.
This playful pet is intelligent and learns fast.
The dog learns to not bark in order to avoid the unpleasant sensation.
The dog learns to avoid the static sensation by not barking.
Remember to be consistent with your training while your pet is still a puppy so she learns the house rules.
If you are the type of person who learns best by example, don't worry; there are many videos available online to show you exactly how to play Amazing Grace.
Instead, the brain activity during a lucid dream is the same as when awake - so what a dreamer "learns" in their dream can be remembered and repeated when they are awake.
For example, it's from this chart that one learns that Competivision, in teal green, is specifically designed for tennis.
A spacesuit has fallen from space and lands perfectly on Jim, who soon learns of plans to kidnap a princess.
Faith soon learns that a private security firm, funded by the Mayor, is training their own runners to kill the underground runners that are facilitating those revolutionary factions.
Each time your puppy learns a trick, immediately test it out.
A deep, deep story with a fine fighting system that you learn as your character learns it.
She later learns that she was meant to be the next "shell" for M.
Yoshi learns early on that rabbits have stolen the keys to Princess Peach's gaming cabinet.
As if his troubles weren't bad enough, Mario learns that he has to locate and free Shine Sprites from the goo-covered baddies to restore order to Isle Delfino and rescue the Princess once again.
You play U-1 who learns he is the heir to the Gitaroo-Man title, who is a superhero that goes around defeating evil in the universe.
Spatial and dimensional awareness keep improving as the baby learns to aim accurately when reaching for objects.
When a child learns of the accidental death of a playmate, he may ask to go out to play.
A physical therapist can offer ultrasound treatment, which raises skin temperature to ease pain, or biofeedback, a technique in which the patient learns how to tense and relax muscles to relieve pain.
They typically end as the child learns to express emotions in words.
The child also learns to perform these techniques in new, unanticipated situations.
When a parent or sibling plays a board game with a child, shares a bike ride, plays baseball, or reads a story, the child learns self-importance.
The child learns how to be kind and charitable to others.
Simultaneous bilingualism occurs when a child learns both languages at the same time.
With CBT, the child learns that thoughts cause feelings and moods that can influence behavior.
The child learns that people do not always get what they want.
Often, these alternate means of mobility are so convenient the child never learns to crawl, advancing directly to pulling herself upright and learning to walk.
Hearing impairments also are classified as prelingual (occurring before a child learns to speak) and post-lingual (occurring after the child has acquired language).
Once the infant learns to suck and swallow effectively, breast or bottle feedings can commence.
Temperament is the set of genetically determined traits that determine the child's approach to the world and how the child learns about the world.
Badly handled, the infant becomes insecure and learns "basic mistrust."
The child learns to use imagination; to broaden skills through active play and fantasy; to cooperate with others; and to lead as well as to follow.
Through physical therapy, an individual learns beneficial exercises for reducing stress, strengthening muscles, and staying fit.
The parents' goal, Wiseman counsels, is to "encourage autonomy so the child learns to empower themselves at whatever level they can handle."
The school-age child develops a sense of industry and learns the basic skills needed to be comfortable in society.
A sign of healthy emotional development is the degree to which an infant learns to comfort him- or herself, either with the aid of an object such as a stuffed toy or blanket, or by certain patterns of behavior, such as sucking on a thumb.
Myopia is the most common cause of distance blur, and since much of what a child learns comes from vision and visual cues, correction of myopia is important.
Under HRT treatment the patient acquires increased awareness of his or her actions and learns alternative behavior to the hair pulling.
An infant learns to recognize her parents within the first few months of birth by sight, sound, and smell.
First, there is the improvisational approach, in which one learns some basic moves, puts them together on his or her own or with friends, and then heads off to the club.
A Taoist understands that the more she or he learns the less she or he knows.
Without formal education, a child learns how to walk and how to talk, how to interact with others and how to feed himself.
In many ways, the parent must become a teacher, learning the best ways that the child learns and teaching in that style.
Control over Academics: Parents of homeschooled children have the ability to control what their child learns, how he learns, and when he learns.
Many parents feel that having control over what their child learns and the ability to prevent clashes between academics and religious beliefs are two of the most important homeschooling advantages.
How the child learns the material is open.
Truly, words like clarity and ease are extremely important when it comes to the way a student learns.
Once a student learns a tangible example of a concept, the mathematical symbols in his workbooks may seem far less distant and confusing.
The company usually learns about these from doctors or patients who report problems.
The woman learns how to look for signs of ovulation, including changes in temperature, mucus, and menstrual cycles.
The support person also learns massage techniques to ease pain.
The front crawl is usually one of the first established strokes that someone learns when they are being taught to swim.
The history of the game chess is still being written by each generation who learns the magical movements of the pieces and the strategies that can take a lifetime to master.
Overall, once the organization learns how to establish an endowment fund, it can count on these funds long term.
At some point in the relationship the real you will begin to shine through and your partner may not be thrilled when he learns that the game he signed up for doesn't exist.
A boy learns when a girl is willing to tell him.
In addition, it is from you that your son learns how to be a father and husband.
For example, if he does legitimately have a lot of business trips, he may be more than a little peeved if he learns you called all of his friends to confirm.
The site gradually learns better what kind of people you're interested in, and eventually shows you more and more the kind of people you are likely to enjoy flirting with.
This also means that both individuals will enjoy the gift, not that one person will enjoy it immediately while the other learns to do so because it is part of their betrothed's hobbies.
The amount the author learns and some of the effectiveness are affected by their involvement.
Each reading is automatically interpreted for you, so if you're the kind of person who learns by example this may be a great way to get a jump start on learning to read the tarot.
A more evolved Taurus learns to curb this natural tendency and often channels it into something more positive such as a career that requires critical analyses.
He'll never be satisfied with what he learns or knows.
Your child has a learning style - a way in which he learns best - but you also have a teaching style.
After watching a parent stack two blocks on top of each other, the baby learns that stacking makes things taller, and he or she also learns what happens when the blocks are swatted and knocked down.
This doll is interactive, and even learns to recognize voices.
If your child loves to look at things and learns through observation, he is a visual learner.
You can demonstrate an activity to him, and he learns by watching you.
A child who learns by listening is an auditory learner.
As he learns his alphabet, have him say the letter and the sound to teach phonics.
As your child learns to count, begin adding number visuals.
With this type of therapy, the child learns how to recognize when they are feeling hopeless as a result of depression and helps them replace these negative thoughts with more positive ones.
A child raised in a nurturing environment where patience is practiced learns it is okay to make mistakes and to use trial and error as a means of developing his skills and interests.
Not every child learns the same way, so use this discovery as an opportunity to help your child grow while you bond as a family.
Once she learns the continents, she can begin visualizing where they are located near their major bodies of water.
Your child will recognize some of her favorite characters while she learns counting, spelling and so much more.
The following sites will give your child lots of practice as she learns her ABC's, numbers, and other skills.PrimaryGames.com-For a great selection of games, puzzles, widgets, and more, all for free, check out this site.
This is a great game to help work on visual discrimination skills which will later become important as the child learns how to read.
Nicholas Cage plays the father who soon learns the codes are prophecies and predictions that have all come true.
Spending more time with good friend Jacob, Bella learns there are times where she can hear Edward's voice even when he's away.
In the comic book, a nerdy boy named Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider and learns the bite has caused him to develop spider-like powers.
Not much has come forward yet regarding the plot of the film but one of the film's taglines highlights that Thor learns how to be a true hero when the Asgard come to invade planet Earth.
After a series of conspiracies, Betty learns that it was Matthew, not Caleb, who murdered his girlfriend.
Wayne Davis (Gary Cole) menaces Katherine and later kidnaps Katherine and Bree after he learns the truth about Dylan.
Anne finds comfort with Leo Boykewich when she learns of George's infidelities.
Kris learns that they will not be leaving the area, because Junior supports Kris' family ties and understands the support structure.
In a comic twist of fate, Joanie learns her food (disgusting by human standards) is very appealing to dogs.
Rubi and Alejandro fall in love, but Rubi's ambitions betray her when she learns that Alejandro is not wealthy.
She learns about society and moves to Mexico City, where she eventually encounters poor Sergio (who doesn't know what his step-mother did) and his new love.
The concerned dad worries that his son will feel compelled to marry Madison if he learns about the baby, and Andy doesn't want his offspring's future dreams to go unfilled.
Life has done Manuel few favors, but he genuinely cares for Matilde and she learns to love him as well.
Sookie learns about Jessica and Bill's part in creating her.
When Julia loses the child, Victor learns that the baby was his.
When Victor learns the truth of Leanna and Jack's roles in the book, he divorces Leanna and steals the Abbott family business (Jabot).
When Erica became pregnant, she keeps the news to herself to protect his career, but Travis soon learns the truth and the couple married.
An Honest Mistake - Izzie learns the truth of her condition.
If you are purchasing a watch for a child, you may want to purchase a mechanical watch face to be sure the child learns how to tell time.
The environment plays a critical part in the way an autistic child learns, and by organizing it with a minimum of distractions and clearly delineated boundaries, the foundation for a learning experience can be built.
Autistic children learn in special ways and the right toys can not only provide your child with enjoyment but can also help him reach his developmental milestones and refine his coping skills while he learns.
Anyone viewing these plans learns about the business's products or services, management and profit potential.
No matter where you go to watch free instructional videos, there are plenty of free resources if you're the kind of new driver that learns best through visually watching someone performing such a task right in front of you.
In the first skit, the viewer learns that Ariana and Craig tried out for the real cheerleading team and were cut.
Add Rhythm for Accents - One of the first cheers anyone learns is the famous "DE-FENSE, DE-FENSE!" (clap, clap, clap-clap-clap).
It seems to me that everyone who learns how to crochet makes an afghan as one of his or her first projects.
Imagine a workshop that focuses on baby projects or where a bride to be learns how to make a special memory album.
One lesson the patient learns in therapy is to accept that binges will happen.
What you'll really love about this course is that it is intended for use by both the university's students and independent learns.
Whether an expert or a novice, it is important for the French student to practice everything he or she learns.
Conversation Session Program: Exclusively for those that are of intermediate or advanced learns, this program involves a forty-five minute session, followed by corrections from the teacher, accompanied with written notes of the session.
Again, traditional programs tend to focus on the 'why' and the student never really learns how to speak fluently.
If the insurance company learns that the insured passed away, the company then tries to locate beneficiaries.
Instead, he learns the true meaning of the holiday.
Soon after they arrive, everybody learns that Daisy is still living with her ex-boyfriend.
The Tennessee teen decides to keep the baby, but in doing so she learns that she must sacrifice her dreams.
However, her life gets turned upside down when she learns that she is pregnant.
Unfortunately, the high school senior is forced to put her plans on hold when she learns that she is pregnant.
The crowded home becomes even more cramped when Whitney learns she is about to add to the family.
Neither can return to their previous lives; Richard's is long gone, and Lily learns that her pre-abduction husband has remarried and the baby she left is a little girl who doesn't know her.
On his eleventh birthday he finally learns that he is a wizard, a very famous one too, and that no matter his uncle says, he will be attending classes at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
He is also warned not to go looking for the dangerous wizard and as his third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry progresses, Harry learns why.
In his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry learns that his school will be hosting the Triwizarding Tournament.
He later learns these aliens live inside the wormhole and have little understanding for linear, corporeal existence.
Upon returning to the alpha quadrant, Sisko learns that the Bajorans worship the aliens inside the wormhole, calling them the ancient Prophets.
Of course, the Doctor learns that they can.Meanwhile, the four off-earth replicants conduct a search of their own to find the scientist who created them.
He is already a Jedi Knight, he learns, and no further training is required.
He also learns that Leia, for whom he once felt romantic leanings, is his sister.
He is very ambivalent about his new ability, but learns to use it when necessary to help people.
Year One at Hogwarts is a journey through which Harry Potter learns the truth of his magic-filled past and is introduced into the trials and tribulations that will be his future.
In Lord of the Rings: the Fellowship of the Ring, we learn, as hero Frodo learns, that the ring that Bilbo brought back from his adventures isn't a simple party trick or handy gadget, but is a powerful and dangerous talisman.
But Neo learns that he too can bend virtual reality to his own will, and bullets stop in mid-air, people fly over the heads of their opponents... in short, there is no limit to what you can do when you rule the laws of physics.
One of his ongoing series, the Alvin Maker series, features a 'seventh son of a seventh son' in an alternate version of our 19th century, and the magical powers he learns to control.
A good teacher learns as much from his or her students as they teach and Qui-Gon admitted to Obi-Wan that his Padawan would surpass him, and he did this without jealousy anger, ego.
Buffy learns that Faith is consumed by self-hatred.
In an obscure scroll called the Book of Pythia, President Roslin learns of the mythical 13th tribe that journeyed to Earth.
At first, he thinks he is going crazy, but he soon learns that these symbols are a riddle to find the spot where the Matrix of Leadership, where a tomb of Primes holds the key for Earth's survival.
When he talks to his parents for advice, he learns that Jonathan made a deal with Jor-El.
Through her, Martha learns about a surprising new form of kryptonite.
Luke struggles with what he learns when he meets Obi-Wan Kenobi.
Instead the two duel and Luke experiences physical harm when he loses his hand and an emotional blow when he learns that Darth Vader is his father.
Aaron learns the truth behind his daughter's death and Janis returns to work with second thoughts about her career.
This salty character played by Michael Hogan is Bill Adama's good friend and XO who has learns he is a Cylon.
She returns from the dead in time to learn that her husband Samuel Anders, played by Michael Trucco, learns he is one of the Cylons.
Actually his troubled look may be partly due to the fact that he learns the child isn't his.
If this isn't enough to deal with, then a dormant program in his brain activates and he learns his is a Cylon!
She is married to a character by the name of Sam Anders, but her marriage hits turbulent times when Sam learns of Kara's affair with Lee Adama.
There the ignorant friend learns that twittering is basically people saying mundane things about their uninteresting lives in order to feel connected.
If you involve your son in the search for the best priced uniform, he can add learning the value of money along with all of the great things he learns at Scouts.
This leader's advice and guidance ensures the scout learns the tasks required to earn the merit badge.
It would astonish you to see how many words she learns in an hour in this pleasant manner.
He learns not by reading what he understands, but by reading and remembering words he does not understand.
He who is only a traveller learns things at second-hand and by the halves, and is poor authority.
One learns many things then, she added with a certain pride.
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