None of them listened to orders.
It's none of my business how you run this outfit.
In other words, it's none of my business.
You see, none of my friends describe things to me so vividly and so beautifully as he does....
I think what I feel is none of your business.
None of us are gonna survive this!
At any rate, it was none of her business.
None of us believed it was.
None of us has the time to do that—but in the future, with my system, wisdom will operate at processor speeds.
"That's none of my business," growled the kitten.
She stared into the flames, wondering why none of the windows had curtains, and why so many things were left to gather dust in the attic.
That might be true, but none of it explained his kiss.
Though I've learned none of you will listen to that advice.
Your brother's sexual preferences are none of my business.
"It wasn't exactly a fun party, anyway," he continued as if none of them had spoken.
None of it made sense.
The wreaths were so nearly alike that none of those who were with the king could point out any difference.
What goes on outside those doors is none of their business.
None of this was any of Giddon's business.
None had time to grab the weapons under their cots before gunfire exploded through the garage door and slammed into them.
Ethel Reagan found none that fit her pattern being proved wrong.
They had fierce eyes and sharp talons and beaks, and the children hoped none of them would venture into the cavern.
Strange though, when I asked if gunshots were common, they answered yes, but it was a quiet weekend; none had been reported for several days.
None of that shit.
He so insisted on multiple times that none of us either questioned him.
None the less, I was convinced we needed help.
"Well," he commented nonchalantly, "It's none of my business."
She imagined all kinds of reasons why he wouldn't want her to go - none of them good.
And it was not Napoleon who directed the course of the battle, for none of his orders were executed and during the battle he did not know what was going on before him.
None of your business.
None of us can leave without the others.
Doorsill there was none, but a perennial passage for the hens under the door board.
In her face there was none of the ever-glowing animation that had formerly burned there and constituted its charm.
None of us would win a beauty contest, would we?
As birds migrate to somewhere beyond the sea, so these men with their wives and children streamed to the southeast, to parts where none of them had ever been.
Are we sure that there is none of it in our own lives?
He had none, but looked so unhappily and greedily at the others while they were eating!
None of us admitted to the possibility that the visions were real visits to the past.
If you can't do it, you get none of your powers back.
In military alliances, however, it is much likelier that when nations choose their friends, they create enemies where there were none before.
None of them had yet seen the manifesto, but they all knew it had appeared.
My admiration for the Aeneid is not so great, but it is none the less real.
She has none of those nervous habits that are so noticeable and so distressing in blind children.
"No, friend," said a pleasant and, as it seemed to Prince Andrew, a familiar voice, "what I say is that if it were possible to know what is beyond death, none of us would be afraid of it.
"I expected help from you and I get none, none from you either!" said her eyes.
He cast down his eyes and hurried out as if it were none of his business, careful as he went not to inflict any accidental injury on the young lady.
It's none of your business.
A good chessplayer having lost a game is sincerely convinced that his loss resulted from a mistake he made and looks for that mistake in the opening, but forgets that at each stage of the game there were similar mistakes and that none of his moves were perfect.
Then he again opened his eyes and said something none of them could understand for a long time, till at last Tikhon understood and repeated it.
None of the prisoners said a word.
None of them knew anything, and Petya thought the officers were beginning to look at him and Dolokhov with hostility and suspicion.
From the time they turned onto the Kaluga road to the day their leader fled from the army, none of the movements of the crowd had any sense.
Alex liked being in control, and he had none in this situation.
It was none of her business and she certainly didn't want to hurt Mary's feelings.
And it's none of my business.
None the less, we were elated at the detail he'd gathered.
"If I had answered your questions differently, I should have told a lie," said Otanes; "and none but cowards tell lies"
None is so poor that he need sit on a pumpkin.
If there was none of this magnanimity in war, we should go to war only when it was worth while going to certain death, as now.
None of us felt the excitement of the afternoon.
However, none of us uncrossed our fingers.
None of them, not even the middle-aged Dimmler, wanted to break off their conversation and quit that corner in the sitting room, but Natasha got up and Nicholas sat down at the clavichord.
But none of you would go?
It wasn't that it was none of her business.
When she signed on, she said none of us have to do her work.
None of this would have happened if they hadn't been alone in the house.
But none of his past is familiar?
We asked about buildings; there were none, only corn in the four fields separated by the cross roads.
None of us would admit it out loud, but each harbored the same thought.
None came close to the successful track record of those tips identified as coming from the notorious Psychic Tipster.
None of the tips concern a crime more than a day or two old.
There's a bunch of run away kids; I could try to pick the most likely but none of them look promising.
She was surprised to see three people within, none of whom looked like they fit in the refined, elegant spaces of the parlor.
"None of us has had breakfast," said the boy; "and in a time of danger like this it's foolish to talk about eating."
None of them were in clusters, such as villages or towns, but each had ample grounds of its own, with orchards and gardens surrounding it.
He tried first one plan and then another; but none of them proved anything at all.
Of all the celebrated accomplishments of science, I think none is more significant than the end of certain diseases, especially the scourge of polio.
The issues are difficult because fundamentally none of us knows the ultimate effects.
I did not need to go outdoors to take the air, for the atmosphere within had lost none of its freshness.
Nature puts no question and answers none which we mortals ask.
It appeared to have no companion in the universe--sporting there alone--and to need none but the morning and the ether with which it played.
I can't understand why he wants to go to the war, replied Pierre, addressing the princess with none of the embarrassment so commonly shown by young men in their intercourse with young women.
"The unpleasant things were said to me," remarked Vera, "I said none to anyone."
All these memories will be no more, none of them will have any meaning for me.
"None but fools trust to luck in play," Dolokhov had then said.
We search, but none are to be found.
He knew that none of the words now uttered by Napoleon had any significance, and that Napoleon himself would be ashamed of them when he came to his senses.
"Why are there none?" asked the princess.
And of them all, I loved and hated none as I did her.
"A wife for counsel, a mother-in-law for welcome, but there's none as dear as one's own mother!" said he.
It occurred to none of them that it was three o'clock and time to go to bed.
Imagine a thousand new arts, none of which are even invented yet, each with a thousand new great masters.
Say the second country requires the business to do none of those things.
As I review these points, none of them seem particularly like "stretches" to me.
None of them are five star accommodations but two are fairly comfortable.
I hasten to assure you that Helen could not have received any idea of the story from any of her relations or friends here, none of whom can communicate with her readily enough to impress her with the details of a story of that character.
She knew some students like that, but none would be found in their apartment.
While none of us opted for involvement, Howie's insistence was the first time he hadn't acted like a tethered toddler.
"Maybe we'll get lucky," Brennan said, but none of us believed it.
Date listings proved none of the entries were current.
Some medical attention has to beat none.
I considered alternatives but had none.
He'd never thought twice of his mortality-- he had none.
None of the vamp's words made sense.
None of the vamps she'd seen yet were alive.
There had been none since Claire, whose powers had been so weak, she couldn't even be blood bound.
None of his men had ever seen a human woman throw herself into his arms.
None at your HQ yet or Sector HQ, Rainy added.
She rubbed her temples and issued a challenging glare to the contents of the pantry, furious once more she could eat none of the wonderful things it held.
None of that shit you gave me last year.
Han says she's progressing pretty quickly, though since none of us know how to train her, it's hard to tell.
"None have survived recruitment," he said grimly.
Sofi, none of us are normal.
The adobe structure was guarded by several more Guardians, none of whom looked like Damian from the distance.
None of this is real.
She had none before her death.
You offered him a deal when none was needed, love.
"You are the soul to a creature who had none," he said.
After a moment, she realized none of them could see the portal to Hell the way she could.
What's more, none seemed bent on murder, a decided improvement over some of Bird Song's earlier guests!
He tactfully withdrew to the kitchen to give her privacy, expecting a summary of the conversation when she finished, but none was forthcoming.
None of them seem to feel the slightest obligation to be responsive.
None other than Mr. Paul Dawkins, Sr. That's who.
She may be a first class bitch—but if there isn't a legal custody fight or the child isn't reported in danger or grossly neglected, it's none of our business.
Depending on provocation—any or none.
She paused, as if waiting for a comment, but he gave none.
That's none of my business.
"None of which Bird Song has," Cynthia stressed as she reached in her pocket and withdrew a quarter.
That's about the only connection Pumpkin might have, and none that I can see to the bones.
Dean pressed for details but there were none.
If the Dawkins group had heard about Martha, none showed a lick of concern.
Tell her not to worry none.
None of the five fought him or made excuses.
He needed the reminder of the good in the world, because he saw none of it from the shadows where he spent his life.
Sometimes, he thought there was none of the human left at all, just an incarnated goddess whose fascination with her new world extended to him.
I'm holding my breath, hoping none of that shit comes back to bite me, he continued.
None of this would get Destiny back.
"It was an attempt at humor, but I can see you have none," she replied flatly.
Satisfied someone got his humor when none of the death-dealers did, Gabe grew thoughtful.
He experienced none of the awkwardness he did with Harmony.
None of my dealers can either, if I can't be directly involved in her death.
He had no way of knowing how many the demons had claimed during the week his dealers had claimed none.
That she was a deity, Death, who lived for thousands of years … None of that made sense.
Deidre sought some flicker of warmth in his dark gaze and saw none.
None of his dealers reported one missing, which left two options, neither of them good.
"None of your damn business!" she snapped, craning her neck back to look up at him.
This time, there was none.
It was believed that no Ancient would ever take a mate, because none ever have.
The chances of him ever returning were slim to none.
None of this would.ve happened at all if not for the Ancient.s mate, Katie.
He listed a few items, none of which she heard as she continued to stare at the paper.
Just none of them are good.
None of you knew about the demons in the forest, and you were right about what you said to Kris.
Then there were the rules their father had created about none of the brothers being permitted to kill the others, with the exception of Andre, whose sole purpose in life was to keep the Council on track and protect them.
Andre.s gone, and I need none of this shit.
The world needed a man focused on maintaining the balance between good and evil, and none of the brothers had
The Immortals were grouped beneath the trees, and none of them appeared the worse for wear from their escape.
None of us know—or care—where he went, except Andre, who saw something in him that—to this day—never materialized.
She was pleased by the news, despite knowing none of his brothers remotely deserved to be saved.
None of them had gotten into her head.
He.d landed one blow on Darkyn and none on Gabriel.
The lingering images of recliner-size tarantulas from her dream made her shudder and look around self-consciously to make sure none were in her room.
None of the three beauties was she, or he'd know.
"None of them," A'Ran said.
The translator was dead and picked up none of the men's terse discussion.
None of your savage brothers would properly complement such a beautiful little treasure, Romas, the woman had said with gentle humor.
Romas had made no other conditions, for there were none to be made.
Her room on this planet contained none of her comforts.
A'Ran appeared none the worse for the session, but she was ready for a hot bath and a nap.
We had none before!
He snatched her hand when none of his opponents remained standing and ran with her toward the crevice.
None of their words registered, nothing but the sick feeling at the pit of his stomach.
When she found none, she returned to the living room, where the rest of the boxes has been deposited, and searched them.
"You've captured none of my men, and Jetr is no more a prisoner than anyone else in your house," A'Ran growled.
None was longer than a page and each asked after Annie's health and wellbeing and then added a few lines that mentioned that all was well in Boston.
Dean and his wife firmly stated, in close harmony, it was none of any of their business.
Whatever is going on, it's none of our business.
It's none of my business what—" "I guess I deserved that.
And don't you worry none about Bird Song.
He admitted none of the mental scenarios circling his tired brain made a lick of sense.
My letters are so small none will ever see my missive, but there it will remain and give me strength for what I am now resigned I must do.
None of us is as young as he used to be.
Bird Song was as quiet as an empty church with none of the remaining guests in evidence, nor was there any sign the police had returned.
But I can't say I miss that Shipton lady none.
He recalled none of this, nor his damaged body being placed on a litter at the narrow edge of the cascading water and lifted upward from the depth of the inaccessible gorge to the penstock path above.
Jackson began to accept his fate and found comfort in the fact that none of his victims remembered his attacks.
When he began pouring the second glass, both guests said, "None for me, thank you."
None of it was real.
None of them had ever dared ask this question.
None of this made sense, yet it had to be true for him to be this distraught.
When none came she continued, I sketched you that day, not because I wanted to.
Anyway, none of the guys are interested - and if they were, Josh would see to it that they became uninterested.
It's none of my business.
What goes on between Carmen and me is none of your business.
I always planned to fill this farm with kids, but they're going to be human and I hope none of them are like you!
None of which explained why Alex had stopped to see Lori first.
"None," Alex said confidently, his attention never leaving the picture.
Her gaze dropped to the driver's seat, where a small black military radio sat where none had been when she left the car.
Whatever their connection, it was none of his business.
None of them were the Horsemen!
I thought it odd none were found, but they didn't find the pilot or anyone else from the crash either.
Without Tim, none of them would've survived in the first place.
None of us can think like this fed.
None of them had spoken again about what to do if Lana wasn't alive.
None. Still not sure if she came this route.
None approached, until one of the PMF soldiers caught his eye.
None of these had been touched in years, from what we can tell.
None of us know enough about the receivers, so we do need your help before you go.
Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand. He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than … nothing. Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of. Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
"It's not that," Kris said with an irritated glance towards his brother. "Kiki, I know none of you have faith in me. I'm trying to do what's right, and you fight me all the way."
Kris didn't answer, not wanting to think of how that conversation would go with the deity. He tested his power again. Kiki was right; they had none.
None of it mattered now, however. Kris had responsibilities, and he had to find a way to fulfill them the best he could.
"Look, Rhyn, none of this matters. I'm willing to go ahead and forgive you for what you did so long ago. It's still hard for me to think I could've raised a successor and not buried a son," Kris said.
None of them ever liked me.
None about important things.
Fred O'Connor, at 74, had long since finished his working career, a calico collection of jobs which changed with the telling, none of which gave him a pension.
None of this was meant to say Rita was absent redeeming qualities.
There was none of his animated chatter, and Dean guessed he was anxious for the game to finish.
"None taken," Dean answered, with a smile.
None could add anything to their earlier stories and none was particularly happy being called in for questioning when they should have been enjoying their time off.
The years of habitation gave the place a thousand smells, none of them pleasant.
None of 'em used.'
"None of your business," Fred replied.
First, it's none of his business and second, he's all wet; there is no connection.
It's none of my business....
None of the names sounded familiar, nor were the addresses in areas where Byrne was thought to have traveled.
None of Dean's or Fred's listed candidates showed addresses in the east.
None of this answers who in hell is 888?
If Lori and Alex had been intimate in the past, it was none of her business.
What Alex did before we became engaged is none of my business.
If it was none of his business, why had she explained - given him proof?
And it's really none of your business anyway.
It's none of my business anyway.
"Carmen," came a deep voice that could be none other than Alex.
It was bad enough to be reminded that Alex was experienced, without being reminded she had none.
None were an issue with either of them, nor were exercise or body weight – too much or too little.
So he walked over here to ask me about horses when he had none.
None of which she was giving him credit for at the moment.
The odds of that happening were slim to none.
A dozen things crossed her mind — none of them good.
None of them had been able to convince her to wait until the estate was settled.
More words were exchanged, but Jenn heard none of them.
There had been trees and bushes in her time, but none of them remained.
There was none in the beginning.
There should be none now.
If her mind wasn't so scattered, she'd have thought it odd he expressed none of the surprise she expected.
He sensed none of the creatures in the mortal world, and he still had Jenn's necklace in his pocket.
She readied herself for a fight, making certain none of them had orders to jump her yet, and then continued to the panoramic window.
But none of the Guardians are.
Of course, none of that mattered if she couldn't get them out of there.
It didn't seem possible that none of them had made it to the mortal world.
You've used everyone to win a war that none of us understood.
None that we know of.
Of all the magic he contained, none of it would bring her back.
I take an oath to none.
We defeated the last of our enemies - -tonight is a feast in my honor, only none save my uncle and I know it was the beast who saved us all!
I swear none to you.
None of them made any move to invite him to their practice, so he moved away, toward the closest group of five.
Before his death, he admitted he didn't know what the curse was, only that none in our line must draw the curse.
He forced her closer and drew her arm between them, so none but the two of them could see.
She responded with none of the reservation she normally displayed, opening to him.
With a quick glance to make sure none of his father's men paid him any heed, Taran stole away to the far side of the beach, trailing the barbarian youth.
When she gave none, he proceeded down a separate hall.
None of her men, not even Hilden, knew the locations of all their warriors.
He wanted to rescue me, but none can.
I've thrown many a man down the catacombs, and none have ever returned.
I don't remember what made me take mercy on you and none of them.
To her, the rifle was a method of defending herself or getting food when there would otherwise be none.
None of them said a word and Alex never looked at her.
She went online and found some listings, but none were close enough to commute.
Whether she did or not was none of his concern.
None of that stopped him.
It's none of my business, but they can't all be heaped into a pile, you know.
Your personal life is none of my business.
The chances are slim to none that a tornado will hit this cabin, as sheltered as it is by the hills.
The laundry was one place she hadn't been yet and her wardrobe had dwindled down to a few clean items - none of them appropriate for a ride around the countryside with a man she hardly knew.
"None of your business," she said with what she hoped was cheerfulness.
"It's none of your damn business!" she muttered.
"No, none of that," she said and held up her hand.
None of them were able to move in stealth mode, like Jessi-the-Natural lying breathless and furious beneath him.
None of your damn business.
It's none of your damn business!
The two exchanged some short communication before Jule tossed the bo to none other than Gerry.
New rule, it has to be a real secret, none of this bullshit.
It's none of your business, Xander.
"It's none of your damn business, Xander!" she snapped.
Everything he'd suspected was true: Jessi's enemy was none other than the Black God, who sent her after the only belonging Xander had.
Aware of his reputation, none of them suspected the trick.
The last memory she had was of purple lightening, a cold, dark place and the damned Other, none of which explained how she ended up here.
He adopted the economic principles of List, and founded a society, the "Vedegylet," the members of which were to consume none but home produce.
Between the casting of the first and the thirty-third ballot, Garfield, who was the leader of Sherman's adherents in the convention, had sometimes received one or two votes and at other times none.
These monotonous writings, all in Dutch, flowed in a continual stream from 1524 (though none is extant before 1529) and amounted to over 200 in number.
Other parties had previously colonized the islands but none had remained permanently.
Education, in the strict sense of the word, she had none.
The hero, who is none other than George Sand in man's disguise, makes confession of faith: - " I have never imposed constancy on myself.
Solange, who inherited all her mother's wild blood with none of her genius, on the eve of a marriage that had been arranged with a Berrichon gentleman, ran away with Clesinger, a sculptor to whom she had sat for her bust.
She is a thorough woman, but with none of the pettinesses, subterfuges, and mental reservations of her sex; she loves wide vistas and boundless horizons and instinctively seeks them out; she is concerned for universal happiness and takes thought for the improvement of mankind - thelastinfirmity and most innocent mania of generous souls.
Other elements of the problem there are none, except mere numbers and angles, which do not depend upon the fundamental measurements of space, time and mass.
No female or male under twelve may be employed in mines, and no child under twelve may be employed in a factory, and when school is in session none under fourteen.
It may be assigned to 25 B.C. The dates of the publication of the rest are uncertain, but none of them was published before 24 B.C., and the, last not before 16 B.C. The unusual length of the second one (1402 lines) has led Lachmann and other critics to suppose that it originally consisted of two books, and they have placed the beginning of the third book at ii.
No Englishman ever understood the native character so well as Hastings; none ever devoted himself more heartily to the promotion of every scheme, great and small, that could advance the prosperity of India.
Snow hardly ever falls near the coast, but is abundant in the higher parts of the island, though none remains throughout the summer.
i'70, when it was proposed, after the capture of Phocaea and Teos in 545 B.C., that the remainder of the Ionian Greeks should emigrate to Sardinia) none of them ever came to anything.
Yet these two societies are none the less in inevitable relation.
He showed indeed none of the avaricious temper so common among the politicians of the time.
None of these canals is serviceable at the present time, and few carry water in any part of their course, even in flood time.
In the extreme south, beyond the basin of the Kalamas, the mountains of Suli and Olyzika form a separate group. The rivers, as a rule, flow from east to west; owing to the rapidity of their descent none are navigable except the Boyana and Arta in their lower courses.
' For none of these can anything be said, save that it is possible that the village spring (called "St Mary's Well") is the same as that used in the time of Christ.
Of the seventy-eight resolutions none is in any sense epoch-making, and their spirit is that of the traditional Anglican via media.
He spent much of his time in practising magic, and it was believed that he had so saturated his body with poisons that none could injure him.
Much the same might be said of a score of cities in the new West, but none is a more striking example than Denver of marvellous growth.
None of the tributaries of the La Plata system thus far mentioned is navigable except the lower Pilcomayo and Bermejo for a few miles.
None of the French possessions is self-governing in the manner of the chief British colonies.
Of discoveries superficially sensational there are few or none to record, and the weight of his work is for the most part to be appreciated only by professed physicists.
Numerous small islands lie off the western coast, but none has any commercial importance.
The southwest coast is watered by a few streams, but none of any size; amongst these is the Swan, upon which Perth, the capital of Western Australia, is built.
Nickel, so abundant in the island of New Caledonia, has up to the present been found in none of the Australian states except Queensland and Tasmania.
It is almost incredible there should be none, if the date of their arrival is to be reckoned as only dating £261,864 2,774,804 949,286 508,887 back some centuries.
None of them has an idea of what the West calls morality, except the simple one of right or wrong arising out of property.
Of sexual morality, in the everyday sense of the word, there is none.
mountains of Europe and North America they grow only at moderate elevations, and none approach the arctic circle.
most woods in durability, and none stand better alternate exposure to drought and moisture, while under cover it is nearly indestructible as long as dry-rot is prevented by free admission of air.
He would lay hold of anything "if it had but the force of authority," rather than have none.
As no one could curse Jesus except under the influence of a devilish afflatus, so none could say "Jesus is Lord" except he was inspired by the Holy Spirit.
Thus there were no string-quartets, before Haydn - at least none that can be distinguished from: symphonies for string-band.
If she had no children, he returned her the dowry and paid her a sum equivalent to the bride-price, or a mina of silver, if there had been none.
Within a few years several methods had been proposed by different inventors, but none was at first very successful, not from any fault in the principle, but because the effect of electrostatic capacity of the line was left out of account in the early arrangements.
From the proximity of the mountains to the sea none of the rivers in this part of Italy has a long course, and they are generally mere mountain torrents, rapid and swollen in winter and spring, and almost dry in summer.
None of the rivers of Southern Italy is of any great importance.
After a prolonged struggle of thirty years, they wrested the whole island from tile Saracens; and Reger, dying in 1101, bequeathed to his son Roger a kingdom in Calabria and Sicily second to none in Europe for wealth and magnificence.
The affairs of Europe during the years when Habsburg and Bourbon fought their domestic battles with the blood of noble races may teach grave lessons to all thoughtful men of our days, but none bitterer, none fraught with more insulting recollections, than to the Italian people, who were haggled over like dumb driven cattle in the mart of chaffering kings.
But so long as Piedmont was not completely crushed none of the princes dared to take decisive measures against their subjects; in spite of Custozza, Charles Albert still had an army, and Austria, with revolutions in Vienna, Hungary and Bohemia on her hands, could not intervene.
It was now evident that the federal idea was impossible, for none of the princes except Victor Emmanuel could be trusted, and that unity and freedom could not be achieved under a republic, for nothing could be done without the Piedmontese army, which was royalist to the core.
Though sixty-eight years of age, Crispi possessed an activity, a rapidity of decision and an energy in execution with which none of his contemporaries could vie.
None of Rudinis public utterances justify the supposition that he assumed office with the intention of allowing the alliance to lapse on its expiry in May 1892; indeed, he frankly declared it to form the basis of his foreign policy.
Worse men had been less detested, but Danby had none of the amiable virtues which often counteract the odium incurred by serious faults.
None the less, in the issue, it is the very element which goes beyond an appeal to facts - it is the depth and purity of Butler's moral nature - which fascinates the reader, and wins praise from Matthew Arnold or Goldwin Smith or even Leslie Stephen.
No chapter corresponding to this is found in the Articles and none was inserted in the reissues of Magna Carta.
Marriages rarely produce more than three children and often none at all.
None of the tribes ever ventures out of sight of land, and they have no idea of steering by sun or stars.
a section apart, contrasting sharply with the families next to be mentioned, in none of which are free medusae liberated from the colony, so that only the characters of the trophosome need be considered.) 8.
The notion that all the kinds of animals and plants may have come into existence by the growth and modification of primordial germs is as old as speculative thought; but the modern scientific form of the doctrine can be traced historically to the influence of several converging lines of philosophical speculation and of physical observation, none of which go further back than the 17th century.
Nevertheless, doubleedged as is the argument from rudimentary organs, there is probably none which has produced a greater effect in promoting the general acceptance of the theory of evolution.
Their importance in the theory of evolution is none the less very great.
None of these acts applies to the trial of bishops, who are left to the old jurisdictions, or whatever may be held to be the old jurisdictions (with that of the Roman See eliminated).
In the members of the typical genus Lemur, as well as in the allied Hapalemur and Lepidolemur, none of the toes or fingers are connected by webs, and all have the hind-limbs of moderate length, and the tail long.
None of the pre-Buddhistic sites have as yet been excavated; and, with one doubtful exception, no inscriptions older than the texts have as yet been found.
The registry of the citizens, the suppression of litigation, the elevation of public morals, the care of minors, the retrenchment of public expenses, the limitation of gladiatorial games and shows, the care of roads, the restoration of senatorial privileges, the appointment of none but worthy magistrates, even the regulation of street traffic, these and numberless other duties so completely absorbed his attention that, in spite of indifferent health, they often kept him at severe labour from early morning till long after midnight.
But none of these stories rests on trustworthy evidence; on the other hand, there can be no doubt that Aurelius trusted her while she lived, and mourned her loss.
None of these may be sold to any person who is unknown to the seller, unless introduced by a person known to the seller, and not until after an entry is made in a book kept for the purpose, stating, in the prescribed form, the date of sale, name and address of purchaser, the name and quantity of the article sold, and the purpose for which it is stated by the purchaser to be required.
Two or three years of apprenticeship is required in most countries, including Great Britain, but none in Belgium, Greece, Italy or Spain.
But none suits the conditions.
None of the existing Red Seaweeds (Rhodophyceae) has a unicellular body.
Thus, for example, in a mountain range at right angles to a prevailing sea-wind, it is the land forms which determine that one side of the range shall be richly watered and deeply dissected by a complete system of valleys, while the other side is dry, indefinite in its valley systems, and sends none of its scanty drainage to the sea.
The presence of bustards (Eupodotis) is a curious example of interrupted distribution, since none other of the Otididae are found nearer than India.
Of many genera, the so-called species found in the New World are represented in the Old by forms so like them that often none but an expert can distinguish them, and of such representative ` species ' about 80 might be enumerated " (Newton, Did.
We distinguish between a Siberian, Mongolian, Mediterranean and European province, none of which can be well defined.
Subdivision of the continental portion is beset with great difficulties, and none of the numerous attempts have proved long-lived.
After nine years spent at Laleham he was induced to offer himself as a candidate for the vacant head-mastership of Rugby; and though he entered somewhat late upon the contest, and though none of the electors was personally known to him, he was elected in December 1827.
There is none on Daniel, Ezra and Nehemiah.
But the effect of real, though unacknowledged, kindred had none the less an important practical effect.
On the other hand, none were less inclined to submit to encroachments on the part of the ecclesiastical power, the Conqueror himself least of all.
But he none the less held his crown as an English king succeeding according to English law.
The special character of Norman rule in Sicily was that all these various races flourished, each in its own fashion, each keeping its own creed, tongue and manners, under the protection of a common sovereign, who belonged to none of them, but who did impartial justice to all.
None of the sierras or mountains in Uruguay exceeds (or perhaps even attains) a height of 2000 ft.; but, contrasting in their tawny colour with the grassy undulating plains, they loom high and are often picturesque.
Venice, a city not exactly belonging to any of these classes, essentially a city of the Eastern empire and not of the Western, gives us an example than which none is more instructive.
If the later nobilitas of Rome had established an assembly in which every one who had the jus imaginum had a vote and none other, that would have been a real parallel to the shutting of the Venetian Great Council; for it would have come about through the working of causes which are essentially the same.
It will be seen from this statement that Peiper bases his conclusions on grounds far too narrow; and on the whole it is perhaps more probable that Boetius wrote none of the four Christian treatises, particularly as they are not ascribed to him by any of his contemporaries.
5 None but peasants - not even the noble-landowner - has a voice in the assembly of the mir.
They freeze in winter and dry up in summer, and most of them are navigable only during the spring floods; even the Volga becomes so shallow during the hot season that none but boats of light draught can pass over its shoals.
But none of these classifications of expense reaches the root of the matter.
Finally, the legislation of 1888 put into the hands of a reorganized Railway Commission and of the Board of Trade powers none the less important in principle because their action has been less in its practical effect than the advocates of active control demanded.
An investigation into the matter was thought to show that none of the Fox family was concerned in producing the rappings; but the evidence that they were not concerned is insufficient, although similar noises had been noticed occasionally in the house before they lived there.
The Great Basin is not, as its name implies, a topographic cup. Its surface is of varied character, with many independent closed basins draining into lakes or "playas," none of which, however, has outlet to the sea.
Four copies of this work are extant, but in none is the title;page preserved.
Cyprian had none of that character which makes the reading of Tertullian, whom he himself called his magister, so interesting and piquant, but he possessed other qualities which Tertullian lacked, especially the art of presenting his thoughts in simple, smooth and clear language, yet in a style which is not wanting in warmth and persuasive power.
Below this region flow the streams of the Great Basin, none of which reach the sea, but either terminate in lakes having no outlet or else vanish in sloughs or " sinks."
Bishop Roger of Caen (1107-1139) built the castle, described by Henry of Huntingdon as scarcely inferior to that of Devizes, "than which there was none greater within the confines of England."
Though Elisha sent to anoint Jehu as king, he was none the less on most intimate terms with Bar-hadad (Old.
- After the death of Alexander Palestine fell in the end to Ptolemy (301 B.C.) and remained an Egyptian province until 198 B.C. For a century the Jews in Palestine and in Alexandria had no history - or none that Josephus knew.
In Palestine few could command leisure for meditation; as for opportunities of effective intervention in affairs, they had none, it would seem, once Alexander was dead.
There are also Jews in Curacoa, Surinam, Luxemburg, Norway, Peru, Crete and Venezuela; but in none of these does the Jewish population much exceed woo.
Two burgesses had attended parliament in 1343, but none had been summoned since.
TEµevos or Sanskrit tamas, darkness, shadow), and none that suggest a non-Indo-European origin.
Among other species are P. antisianus, P. fulgidus, P. auriceps and P. pavoninus, from various parts of South America, but though all are beautiful birds, none possess the wonderful singularity of the quezal.
He was defeated by a candidate of the National Democratic party in East Ham, and none of the Pacifist Labour men with whom he had made common cause found their way into Parliament.
None the less, on his return from Avignon, he again in the presence of the king enlarged upon the advantages offered by the way which the university commended.
Here, as in the neighbouring Darab district, villages situated in the hills are called madan (mine), and some travellers have in their itineraries indicated a mine in localities where there is none.
In St Theresa (1515-1582) and John of the Cross Other the counter-reformation can boast of saints second Forms of to none in the calendar for the austerity of their Mysticism.
The development of such diversely-formed insects as the offspring of the unmodified females which show none of their peculiarities raises many points of difficulty for students in heredity.
possesses none of very great importance apart from those of its western border.
In the south, in Syria, Arabia and the peninsula of India, none but the oldest rocks are folded, and the Upper Palaeozoic, the Mesozoic and the Tertiary beds lie almost horizontally upon them.
The occurrence of mammals of the Marsupial order in the Molucca Islands and Celebes, while none have been found in the adjacent islands of Java and Borneo, lying on the west of Wallace's line, or in the Indian region, shows that the margin of the Australian region has here been reached.
Some of them migrated from districts which belong to eastern Asia, but none of them penetrated into India by eastern passes.
for the emigres) as well as it suited the revolutionary government, and no serious attempt was made by the royal family to ascertain the truth, though they paid none of the tributes to the memory of the dead king which might reasonably have been expected, had they been convinced of his death.
The ganglia are crowded at the posterior end of the body as in leeches, and there is much tendency to the obliteration of the coelom as in that group. Pterodrilus and Cirrodrilus bear a few, or circles of, external processes which may be branchiae; Bdellodrilus and Astacobdella have none.
The character of true monarchy is well defined in the well-known lines of Cowper (Verses supposed to be written by Alexander Selkirk): " I am monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute."
Of all his English friends none seem to have been so intimate with him as the 1st marquess of Lansdowne, better known as Lord Shelburne, and Mr, afterwards Sir Samuel, Romilly.
Barth's descriptions of the wealth and importance of the city attracted great attention in Europe, and Kano was subsequently visited by several travellers, missionaries, and students of Hausa, but none was permitted to live permanently in the city.
None the less, he gives a more vivid impression of his, age than any other English chronicler; and it is a matter for regret that his great history breaks off in 1259, on the eve of the crowning struggle between Henry III and the baronage.
None of these honours were sinecures.
The Arithmetica, the greatest treatise on which the fame of Diophantus rests, purports to be in thirteen Books, but none of the Greek MSS.
It was the birthplace of the painter Pietro Vannucci (Perugino), and possesses several of his works, but none of the first rank.
While thus engaged no topic is too large for his mental grasp, none too small for his notice; and, what is still rarer, every topic is seen in its due relation to the rest.
None of the rivers is navigable and all are fordable during the dry season.
By feeding the sheep, the land is dunged as if it had been folded; and those turnips, though few or none be carried off for human use, are a very excellent improvement, nay, some reckon it so, though they only plough the turnips in without feeding."
Thus, you see, with my herbarium, my vibratory, and my semi-circumgyratory, I am in clover; and you may imagine with what scorn I think of the House of Commons, which, comfortable club as it is said to be, could offer me none of these comforts, or, more perfectly speaking, these necessaries of life."
The technical training of the factory or the office, the experience of business, the discharge of practical duties, necessary as they are, do not infallibly open the mind to the large issues of the modern business world, and can never confer the detailed acquaintance with facts and principles which lie outside the daily routine of the individual, but are none the less of vital importance."
Make you popes who list, for we will make you none."
Several children not born in wedlock have been traced in the records, but none of them became in any way famous.
Three of the seven poets were drinking in a garden when Firdousi approached, and wishing to get rid of him without rudeness, they informed him who they were, and told him that it was their custom to admit none to their society but such as could give proof of poetical talent.
In the radula there is a single central tooth or none.
Radula narrow with one lateral tooth on each side, and one median tooth or none.
The British government, on hearing of his arrival at Plymouth, decided to send him to St Helena, the formation of that island being such as to admit of a certain freedom of movement for the august captive, with none of the perils for the world at large which the tsar's choice, Elba, had involved.
During the excavations on the Acropolis at Athens, terminated in 1888, many potsherds of the Mycenaean style were found; but Olympia had yielded either none, or such as had not been recognized before being thrown away, and the temple site at Delphi produced nothing distinctively Aegean.
These northern "megara" are all of late date, none being prior to Minoan III.
Only by the existence of some "principle which renders all relations possible and is itself determined by none of them"; an eternal self-consciousness which knows in whole what we know in part.
None of the MSS., however, is older than the 16th century.9 The following sketch represents, as far as can be gathered from these heterogeneous sources, the principal features of the Mandaean system.
John Adams had none of the qualities of popular leadership which were so marked a characteristic of his second cousin, Samuel Adams; it was rather as a constitutional lawyer that he influenced the course of events.
But in none of these latter cases have the wings to be changed from a position inside the body to become external and actively functional organs.
None of the groups of existing Endopterygota have been traced with certainty farther back than the Mesozoic epoch, and all the numerous Palaeozoic insect-fossils seem to belong to forms that possessed only imperfect metamorphosis.
The first hypothesis is not negatived by direct evidence, for we do not actually know the ontogeny of any of the Palaeozoic insects; it is, however, rendered highly improbable by the modern views as to the nature and origin of wings in insects, and by the fact that the Endopterygota include none of the lower existing forms of insects.
The work of Aldrovandus was illustrated by copperplates, but none of his figures approach those of his immediate predecessors in character or accuracy.
The good effects of " Faunal " works such as those named in the foregoing rapid survey none can doubt, but important as they are, they do not of themselves constitute ornithology as a science; and an inquiry, no less wide and far more recondite, still remains.
Unfortunately none of these, however, can be compared for singularity with Archaeopteryx or with some American fossil forms next to be noticed, for their particular It is true that from the time of Buffon, though he scorned any regular classification, geographical distribution had been occasionally held to have something to do with systematic arrangement; but the way in which the two were related was never clearly put forth, though people who could read between the lines might have guessed the secret from Darwin's Journal of Researches, as well as from his introduction to the Zoology of the " Beagle" Voyage.
He also displays in this work a considerable knowledge of the Rabbinical writings and a skilful polemical method which was surpassed by none of the later anti-Jewish writers.
None of these writings, not even the Cohortatio, which former critics ascribed to Justin, can be attributed to him.
The facade is a triumph of graceful elegance; so light is the tracery, so rich the decoration, so successful the breach of symmetry which gives us a wing upon the left-hand side but none upon the right.
When discovered by Europeans, late in the first half of the 17th century, the territory included within what is now Ohio was mainly a battle-ground of numerous Indian tribes and the fixed abode of none except the Eries who occupied a strip along the border of Lake Erie.
Zizka none the less took the place, and under Bohemian auspices it awoke to a new period of prosperity.
If there be none the tenant is bound and entitled to deliver fair marketable grain of the same kind."
" During the period from 1786 to 1790 the West Indies furnished about 70% of the British supply, the Mediterranean countries 20%, and Brazil 8%; whilst the quantity contributed by the United States and India was less than 1% and Egypt contributed none.
A Mr Clegg, who afterwards interested himself keenly in the activities of the Cotton Supply Association reported that in the course of a tour in 1855 through the Eastern countries bordering on the Mediterranean he had found none of the gins presented by the British government at work or workable.
Maurice soon showed himself to be a general second in skill to none of his contemporaries.
To the same great rendezvous other leaders also gathered, some of higher rank than Godfrey or Raymund or Bohemund, but none destined to exercise an equal influence on the fate of the Crusade.
The kingdom of Jerusalem consisted of a society of peers, in which the king might be Primus, but in which he was none the less subject to a punctilious law, regulating his position equally with that of every member of the society.
If the king presides in the court, the motive of its action is none the less the preservation of the rights of the nobles, and not, as in England, the extension of the rights of the crown.
Yet it had at any rate saved for the Christians the principality of Antioch, the county of Tripoli, and some of the coast towns of the kingdom; 2 and if it had failed to accomplish its object, it had left behind, none the less, many important results.
But they came round none the less, in spite of Innocent's renewed prohibitions.
Raymund at once submitted to the pope, but the Crusade continued none the less, because, as Luchaire says," the baronage of the north and centre of France had finished their preparations,"and were resolved to annex the rich lands of the south.
None the less the emperor sailed on his Crusade in the summer of 1228, affording to astonished Europe the spectacle of an excommunicated crusader, and leaving his territories to be invaded by papal soldiers, whom Gregory IX.
None came to the aid of St Louis; and in 1254, on the death of his mother Blanche, the regent, he had to return to France.
A few kloofs are wooded, but of forest land there is none.
Communication over the greater part of the Territory is by road; none of the rivers is navigable.
Although not particular in the choice of some of the associates of his pleasures, he admitted none but men of worth to his intimacy, and when once admitted they were treated like equals.
He attached little importance to mere ecclesiastical tradition or authority, and none to the voice of majorities, even when sanctioned by the decree of a pope.
None of the numerous publications which we owe to Buchon can be described as thoroughly scholarly; but they have been of great service to history, and those concerning the East have in especial the value of original research.
Several plans were made to invade South Carolina and Georgia, but none matured until 1778, when an expedition was organized which co-operated with British forces from New York in the siege of Savannah, Georgia.
Nevertheless, of the death of a man, and of a maihem done in great ships, being and hovering in the main stream of great rivers, only beneath the [[[bridges]]] of the same rivers [nigh] to the sea, and in none other places of the same rivers, the admiral shall have cognizance, and also to arrest ships in the great flotes for the great voyages of the king and of the realm; saving always to the king all manner of forfeitures and profits thereof coming; and he shall have also jurisdiction upon the said flotes, during the said voyages only; saving always to the lords, cities, and boroughs, their liberties and franchises."
None of the letters show any doubt that King Charles was the author.
4 may refer to the old man's inability to make or hear music: in the house there is no sound of birds 1 or of singers, there are none of the artistic delights of a well-to-do household; further (v.
Of remains of the Roman period, however, there are none above ground, though various discoveries have been made from time to time within the city walls, the modern streets corresponding more or less, as it seems, with the ancient lines.
The Malays cannot, strictly speaking, be said to possess a literature, for none of their writings can boast any literary beauty or value.
for indications), but none that is completely satisfactory.
A synod at Lambeth in 1281 put forth canons none too welcome to Edward I.; they included a detailed scheme for the religious instruction of the faithful.
With the exception of a stretch of the March, none of the rivers are navigable.
Navarre was not reconquered for the couple as Francis had promised, but ample apanages were assigned to Marguerite, and at Nerac and Pau miniature courts were kept up, which yielded to none in Europe in the intellectual brilliancy of their frequenters.
The issue of this conflict was determined less by any intrinsic superiority on the part of her enemies than by the blunders committed by a people unable to carry out a consistent foreign policy on its own initiative, and served since Pericles by none but selfish or short-sighted advisers.
To the Ancient Order of Hibernians none might be admitted but persons of Irish birth or descent, who were Roman Catholics, and whose parents were Roman Catholics; but notwithstanding this requirement, the organization - being a secret society - was under the ban of the Catholic Church.
None of the rivers is navigable for more than a mile or two from the coast.
Railway, street railway, telegraph and telephone franchises can be granted only by the Executive Council with the approval of the governor, and none can be operative until it has been approved by the President of the United States.
The houses are built of chanar stone, and are lofty, none being less than two storeys high, most of them three, and several of five or six storeys.
Of practical instruction there was none other than that to be gained in a few private laboratories and in the shops of apothecaries.
This progress has perhaps no parallel in any art, and certainly none in music, for even Beethoven's progress was purely an increase in range and power.
A true work of art is incomparably greater than the sum of its ideas; apart from the fact that, if its ideas are innumerable and various, prose philosophers are apt to complain that it has none.
So that we are not disposed to accept a recently propounded theory 22 that a certain King Manium of Magan who was overthrown by the Akkadian king Naram-Sin about 2850 B.C., was none other than Merles, the earliest king of Egypt, who is generally identified with Narmerza.
None the less it is true that these men and women endured torments, often unthinkable in their cruelty, and death rather than abandon their faith.
None of the coins with Alexander's own image can be shown to have been issued during his reign; the traditional gods of the Greeks still admitted no living man to share their prerogative in this sphere.
The Orsini still remained very powerful, and Alexander could count on none but his 3000 Spaniards.
His career shows no great political ideas, and none of his actions indicate genius.
3 We are indebted to Strabo for nearly all we know about Greek cartographers anterior to Ptolemy, for none of their maps has been preserved.
None of these maps was graduated, which is all the Mediterranean they embody materials available even in the days before Ptolemy, while the correct delineation of the west seems to be of a later date, and may have been due to Catalan seamen.
None of these charts is graduated, and the horizontal and vertical lines which cross many of them represent neither parallels nor meridians.
None of these maps is graduated, but if we give the Mediterranean a length of 3000 Portolano miles, equivalent in 36° N.
and the publication of parish and township or county maps keeps pace with the settlement of the country; but with the exception of Victoria none of these states is in possession of a topographical map equal in accuracy to similar maps published in Europe.
None of them are now reserved exclusively for the children of Friends.
Several reasons are given for the change of name but none is at all satisfactory.
During this time the council of Basel, though abandoned by Cesarini and most of its members, persisted none the less, under the presidency of Cardinal Aleman, in affirming its oecumenical character.
There are ten other churches, in part ruined, none of which is used for service.
John Gambold, a member of the Holy Club, who afterwards became a Moravian bishop, says "he was blest with such activity as to be always gaining ground, and such steadiness that he Iost none.
Some of Emmet's bolder proposals, such as a plan for capturing the commander-in-chief, were vetoed by the timidity of his associates, none of whom were men of any ability.
None of these insurgents had any discipline, and many of them were drunk.
He had no knowledge of the world or of men; he trusted every one with child-like simplicity; except personal courage he had none of the qualities essential to leadership in such an enterprise as armed rebellion.
He used to say that no man was better than a good priest, and none worse than a bad one.
In 1901 there were 55 persons speaking Gaelic and English, none who spoke Gaelic only, and 92 foreigners (almost all Scandinavians).
But that they can have been so used to any large extent is rendered impossible by their limited dimensions, as none of them could hold more than fifty or sixty persons.
6 a Oligocene of both hemispheres appears Protapirus, which ranges well into the Miocene, and is essentially a tapir, having lost the third lobe of the last lower molar, and being in process of acquiring molar-like upper premolars, although none of these teeth have two complete inner columns.
Y of finding and applying a criterion of the presence or absence of consciousness, it is none the less desirable, in the interests of psychology, to state that truly instinctive acts (as defined) are accompanied by consciousness.
The instincts of nest-building, incubation and the rearing of young, though they occur later in life than those concerned in locomotion and the obtaining of food, are none the less founded on a hereditary basis, and in some respects are less rather than more liable to modification by the experience gained by the carrying out of hereditarily definite modes of procedure.
But he has to learn to ride none the less.
The " buckshot clays " of the backlands, which are so stiff that they can scarcely be ploughed until flooded and softened, and are remarkably retentive of moisture, are ideal rice soil; but none of the alluvial lands has an underlying hardpan, and they cannot as a rule be drained sufficiently to make the use of heavy harvesting machinery possible.
Snakes are not numerous, and it is said that none is poisonous or vicious.
It has few feeders and none of any size.
Considerable bitterness prevails between the rival confessions, each aiming at political ascendancy, but the government favours none.
None of the above regulations apply to Constantinople, where no military exemption tax is imposed, and where separate official regulations for the collection of taxes are in force.
The old or Persian school flourished from the foundation of the empire down to about 1830, and still continues to drag on a feeble existence, though it is now out of fashion and cultivated by none of the leading men of letters.
Perhaps no battle better exemplifies the inherent strength of the emperor's strategy, and in none was his grasp of the battlefield more brilliantly displayed, for, as he fully recognized, " These Prussians have at last learnt something - they are no longer the wooden toys of Frederick the Great," and, on the other hand, the relative inferiority of his own men as compared with his veterans of Austerlitz called for far more individual effort than on any previous day.
There are said to be about thirty khans or caravanserais in Bagdad for the reception of pilgrims and merchants and their goods, none of which is of any importance as a building, with the single exception of the khan el-Aurtmeh adjoining the Marjanieh mosque, to which it formerly belonged.
No other writer of such eminence is so rarely quoted; none is so entirely destitute of the tribute of new and splendid editions.
First-born sons to be redeemed; none to appear before the Lord empty; six days' work, seventh day rest, in the harvest; the sacrifice of the Passover shall not remain until the morning.
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