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  • It was neither good nor bad in her mind back then - it simply was.

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  • We cannot understand it nor the reason of it.

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  • By the way, neither Alex nor I drink.

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  • The virus cannot live in immunized individuals, nor in nature.

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  • The problem is, you neither asked nor listened.

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  • Julie maintained no Face Book or Twitter account, nor could Betsy locate her on any other social network sites.

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  • Nothing earth shattering there, nor anything Yancey would find either threatening or interesting.

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  • All of which was neither here nor there.

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  • Nor did he say anything when she exchanged the guitar for a violin and paid for lessons.

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  • Her murder wasn't close to his style nor was she the right age.

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  • It wasn't as if she had any part in becoming that way, nor did it make her a better person.

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  • Physically at ease with him, she nonetheless had no idea how to talk to a lover who was neither one she chose nor human.

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  • I was never cast away nor distressed in any weather, though I encountered some severe storms.

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  • She just rotated to the southwest on orders that neither you nor Jule nor I issued, and the Tucson sites have fallen like flies.

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  • They neither saw nor heard anything, and after negotiating the remaining correctly marked turns, were in sight of daylight.

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  • Neither baseball nor football was available at the small Ouray High School.

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  • With Yancey's kind, there's no such thing as a mild emotion, neither in anger nor in love.

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  • I do not think the importance of YouTube lies in its role as a communication method nor as a fundamentally new means of distribution of media.

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  • The window was open, assuring her it was neither cold nor raining.

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  • You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.

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  • His tone was neither harsh nor teasing.

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  • Nor had he any money.

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  • Nor did she want him to see Mary.

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  • From "Greek Heroes" to the Iliad was no day's journey, nor was it altogether pleasant.

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  • Surely she must feel bitter about that fact, and yet neither her voice nor her expression gave any indication that she felt animosity.

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  • The administrative board of Radcliffe did not realize how difficult they were making my examinations, nor did they understand the peculiar difficulties I had to surmount.

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  • I did not pity the fishes nor the worms.

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  • Nor did I want you to feel obligated to marry me to save my honor.

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  • Neither sorrow nor regret followed my passionate outburst.

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  • He heard neither the clock nor the birds.

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  • No, and neither Quinn nor Martha are picking up their phones.

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  • He pulled his phone free, realizing neither Toni nor Darian had checked in for a couple of hours.

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  • The patches of grass were splinters of wood, and where neither grass nor sawdust showed was a solid wooden flooring.

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  • Then she saw that the child's face was very pale and that he neither opened his eyes nor moved.

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  • She wasn't sure what she expected from him, but she was relieved to see he was neither angry nor sad.

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  • Howie was a total wreck and I'm sure neither Quinn nor I was much better.

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  • The birds did not sing, nor did the cows moo; yet there was more than ordinary activity everywhere.

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  • Nor did I know the details of the investigation.

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  • It seemed to me that I never had heard the town-clock strike before, nor the evening sounds of the village; for we slept with the windows open, which were inside the grating.

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  • Neither he nor she said a word about what "Natasha nursing him" might mean, but thanks to this letter Nicholas suddenly became almost as intimate with the princess as if they were relations.

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  • The moon will not sour milk nor taint meat of mine, nor will the sun injure my furniture or fade my carpet; and if he is sometimes too warm a friend, I find it still better economy to retreat behind some curtain which nature has provided, than to add a single item to the details of housekeeping.

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  • He had never seen nor heard of sorrow or sickness or poverty.

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  • But neither temperament nor training allowed her to make her pupil the object of any experiment or observation which did not help in the child's development.

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  • "It is well," said he, "that neither a merchant nor a fisherman shall have it; for such men think only of their business and care really nothing for beauty."

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  • In her account of her early education Miss Keller is not giving a scientifically accurate record of her life, nor even of the important events.

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  • They followed the course of a broad stream and passed several more pretty cottages; but of course they saw no one, nor did any one speak to them.

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  • But neither Anna Mikhaylovna nor the footman nor the coachman, who could not help seeing these people, took any notice of them.

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  • Neither Daniel Brennan nor Merrill Cooms possessed that information.

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  • Neither Betsy nor I saw the broadcast but Quinn and Martha had viewed the showing.

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  • To one of these houses which had neither doors nor windows, but only one broad opening far up underneath the roof, the prisoners were brought by their captors.

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  • The fruits do not yield their true flavor to the purchaser of them, nor to him who raises them for the market.

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  • Give not the merchant nor the fishermen the prize; But give it to that one who is wisest of the wise.

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  • During the next two years neither Mr. Anagnos, who was in Europe for a year, nor Miss Sullivan wrote anything about Helen Keller for publication.

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  • Augustine said this could not be the case because he could neither hear Ambrose nor see his lips moving.

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  • I did not study nor analyze them--I did not know whether they were well written or not; I never thought about style or authorship.

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  • I'm sure neither Quinn nor Martha is surprised and Howie is probably asleep.

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  • A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority.

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  • She was already growing impatient, and stamped her foot, ready to cry at his not coming at once, when she heard the young man's discreet steps approaching neither quickly nor slowly.

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  • This did not appear the worst, nor by any means a despicable alternative.

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  • "I have neither taste nor smell," he remarked, sniffing at his glass.

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  • We worship not the Graces, nor the Parcae, but Fashion.

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  • As I have said, I did not study regularly during the early years of my education; nor did I read according to rule.

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  • I am not discouraged, nor am I afraid.

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  • Neither the hand nor a single muscle of the count's face stirred.

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  • I could not be eloquent, nor could I frankly mention my doubts to the Brothers and to the Grand Master.

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  • Nor did I open my mouth further, the entire walk back to the office.

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  • The cart before the horse is neither beautiful nor useful.

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  • My days were not days of the week, bearing the stamp of any heathen deity, nor were they minced into hours and fretted by the ticking of a clock; for I lived like the Puri Indians, of whom it is said that "for yesterday, today, and tomorrow they have only one word, and they express the variety of meaning by pointing backward for yesterday forward for tomorrow, and overhead for the passing day."

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  • Tikhon knew that neither the son's arrival nor any other unusual event must be allowed to disturb the appointed order of the day.

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  • Pierre did not look at Helene nor she at him.

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  • Such a storm of feelings, thoughts, and memories suddenly arose within him that he could not fall asleep, nor even remain in one place, but had to jump up and pace the room with rapid steps.

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  • Neither stones nor people?

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  • After all, the practical reason why, when the power is once in the hands of the people, a majority are permitted, and for a long period continue, to rule, is not because they are most likely to be in the right, nor because this seems fairest to the minority, but because they are physically the strongest.

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  • They are neither fit for war nor peace!

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  • She also knew that neither her father nor her brother would refuse to help the peasants in need, she only feared to make some mistake in speaking about the distribution of the grain she wished to give.

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  • To all of them from the marshal to the least soldier, that place was not the Vozdvizhenka, Mokhavaya, or Kutafyev Street, nor the Troitsa Gate (places familiar in Moscow), but a new battlefield which would probably prove sanguinary.

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  • Neither in his presence nor out of it did they weep, nor did they ever talk to one another about him.

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  • If the source of power lies neither in the physical nor in the moral qualities of him who possesses it, it must evidently be looked for elsewhere--in the relation to the people of the man who wields the power.

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  • If any single action is due to free will, then not a single historical law can exist, nor any conception of historical events.

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  • Neither Martha nor I knew what details Howie knew of the event.

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  • They did not smile nor did they frown, or show either fear or surprise or curiosity or friendliness.

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  • Beside the tomb sits a weary soul, rejoicing neither in the joys of the past nor in the possibilities of the future, but seeking consolation in forgetfulness.

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  • Rusty hinges were still visible in the wood but no door barred the entrance nor could anything be seen beyond but utter blackness.

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  • Nor did his father.

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  • Who would have thought he would become attached to a child that was neither his own blood nor male?

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  • Her whole house was scrubbed and cleaned on Saturdays; neither she nor the servants worked, and they all wore holiday dress and went to church.

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  • And so he did not like Zdrzhinski's tale, nor did he like Zdrzhinski himself who, with his mustaches extending over his cheeks, bent low over the face of his hearer, as was his habit, and crowded Rostov in the narrow shanty.

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  • Nicholas did not hear his own cry nor feel that he was galloping, nor see the borzois, nor the ground over which he went: he saw only the wolf, who, increasing her speed, bounded on in the same direction along the hollow.

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  • He will not hinder anything useful nor allow anything harmful.

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  • Neither the length of the word nor the combination of letters seems to make any difference to the child.

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  • It would, I think, be hard to make her feel just how to pronounce DICTIONARY without her erring either toward DICTIONAYRY or DICTION'RY, and, of course the word is neither one nor the other.

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  • But neither they nor a single commanding officer were there, only disorganized crowds of troops of various kinds.

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  • We discussed neither Julie nor Howie over breakfast but Betsy joined me when I left for our office.

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  • No, there was no change in Julie's condition nor was Howie there.

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  • He was neither ancient nor ugly, with familiar dark eyes and hair and roughly hewn features.

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  • Neither the boy nor the girl spoke again for some minutes.

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  • Nor is it true that, after I had learned these elements, I did the rest of the work myself.

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  • In it there would be no suggestion of hatred or revenge, nor a trace of the old-time belief that might makes right.

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  • It seems worth while, however, to quote from some of her chance bits of writing, which are neither so informal as her letters nor so carefully composed as her story of her life.

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  • My house is not resplendent with ivory and gold; nor is it adorned with marble arches, resting on graceful columns brought from the quarries of distant Africa.

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  • Hippocrates has even left directions how we should cut our nails; that is, even with the ends of the fingers, neither shorter nor longer.

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  • There is not a nail to hang a picture on, nor a shelf to receive the bust of a hero or a saint.

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  • But a man has no more to do with the style of architecture of his house than a tortoise with that of its shell: nor need the soldier be so idle as to try to paint the precise color of his virtue on his standard.

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  • They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.

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  • After all, the man whose horse trots a mile in a minute does not carry the most important messages; he is not an evangelist, nor does he come round eating locusts and wild honey.

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  • Genius is not a retainer to any emperor, nor is its material silver, or gold, or marble, except to a trifling extent.

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  • The thick wood is not just at our door, nor the pond, but somewhat is always clearing, familiar and worn by us, appropriated and fenced in some way, and reclaimed from Nature.

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  • He was so simply and naturally humble--if he can be called humble who never aspires--that humility was no distinct quality in him, nor could he conceive of it.

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  • They are similar to those found in rivers; but as there are no suckers nor lampreys here, I know not by what fish they could be made.

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  • The impure can neither stand nor sit with purity.

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  • Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, to the god he worships, after a style purely his own, nor can he get off by hammering marble instead.

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  • But the most luxuriously housed has little to boast of in this respect, nor need we trouble ourselves to speculate how the human race may be at last destroyed.

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  • But no friendly Indian concerned himself about me; nor needed he, for the master of the house was at home.

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  • We waded so gently and reverently, or we pulled together so smoothly, that the fishes of thought were not scared from the stream, nor feared any angler on the bank, but came and went grandly, like the clouds which float through the western sky, and the mother-o'-pearl flocks which sometimes form and dissolve there.

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  • In order to see how nearly I could guess, with this experience, at the deepest point in a pond, by observing the outlines of a surface and the character of its shores alone, I made a plan of White Pond, which contains about forty-one acres, and, like this, has no island in it, nor any visible inlet or outlet; and as the line of greatest breadth fell very near the line of least breadth, where two opposite capes approached each other and two opposite bays receded, I ventured to mark a point a short distance from the latter line, but still on the line of greatest length, as the deepest.

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  • Poison is not poisonous after all, nor are any wounds fatal.

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  • Neither men nor toadstools grow so.

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  • Most have not delved six feet beneath the surface, nor leaped as many above it.

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  • Rostov shrugged his shoulders as much as to say: "Nor do I, but what's one to do?" and, having given his order, he returned to Telyanin.

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  • Higher up stood some Russian infantry, neither moving forward to protect the battery nor backward with the fleeing crowd.

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  • He had no lambskin cap on his head, nor had he a loaded whip over his shoulder, as when Rostov had seen him on the eve of the battle of Austerlitz, but wore a tight new uniform with Russian and foreign Orders, and the Star of St. George on his left breast.

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  • This isn't the Kosoy meadow nor the Demkin hill, and heaven only knows what it is!

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  • Nor did the latter, having risen and curtsied, know what to do.

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  • She could not follow the opera nor even listen to the music; she saw only the painted cardboard and the queerly dressed men and women who moved, spoke, and sang so strangely in that brilliant light.

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  • She did not realize who and where she was, nor what was going on before her.

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  • He was not at the ice hills, nor at the gypsies', nor at Komoneno's.

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  • This inevitability alone can explain how the cruel Arakcheev, who tore out a grenadier's mustache with his own hands, whose weak nerves rendered him unable to face danger, and who was neither an educated man nor a courtier, was able to maintain his powerful position with Alexander, whose own character was chivalrous, noble, and gentle.

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  • The eighth and largest group, which in its enormous numbers was to the others as ninety-nine to one, consisted of men who desired neither peace nor war, neither an advance nor a defensive camp at the Drissa or anywhere else, neither Barclay nor the Emperor, neither Pfuel nor Bennigsen, but only the one most essential thing--as much advantage and pleasure for themselves as possible.

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  • The doctors were of use to Natasha because they kissed and rubbed her bump, assuring her that it would soon pass if only the coachman went to the chemist's in the Arbat and got a powder and some pills in a pretty box for a ruble and seventy kopeks, and if she took those powders in boiled water at intervals of precisely two hours, neither more nor less.

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  • I can neither punish him if he does wrong nor reward him if he does right.

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  • For Gallicisms I won't be responsible," she remarked, turning to the author: "I have neither the money nor the time, like Prince Galitsyn, to engage a master to teach me Russian!"

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  • He neither saw nor understood anything of the sort.

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  • Neither Napoleon nor any of his generals had ever before seen such horrors or so many slain in such a small area.

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  • But neither the French nor the Russians made that effort, and the flame of battle burned slowly out.

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  • Again he covered himself up with his cloak, but now neither the lodge nor his benefactor was there.

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  • But there were no dealers with voices of ingratiating affability inviting customers to enter; there were no hawkers, nor the usual motley crowd of female purchasers--but only soldiers, in uniforms and overcoats though without muskets, entering the Bazaar empty-handed and silently making their way out through its passages with bundles.

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  • Neither in Moscow nor anywhere in Russia did anything resembling an insurrection ever occur when the enemy entered a town.

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  • As soon as the men of the various regiments began to disperse among the wealthy and deserted houses, the army was lost forever and there came into being something nondescript, neither citizens nor soldiers but what are known as marauders.

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  • Moscow when occupied by the enemy did not remain intact like Berlin, Vienna, and other towns, simply because its inhabitants abandoned it and did not welcome the French with bread and salt, nor bring them the keys of the city.

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  • It was plain that l'amour which the Frenchman was so fond of was not that low and simple kind that Pierre had once felt for his wife, nor was it the romantic love stimulated by himself that he experienced for Natasha.

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  • Both the countess and Sonya understood that, naturally, neither Moscow nor the burning of Moscow nor anything else could seem of importance to Natasha.

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  • No, neither death nor anything else can destroy it.

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  • But this is a monster and neither a man nor a father!

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  • Evidently she could speak of Russia's misfortunes with a certain artificiality, but her brother was too near her heart and she neither could nor would speak lightly of him.

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  • But he never thought about her as he had thought of all the young ladies without exception whom he had met in society, nor as he had for a long time, and at one time rapturously, thought about Sonya.

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  • They could not believe it because they alone knew what their life meant to them, and so they neither understood nor believed that it could be taken from them.

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  • The battle of Tarutino obviously did not attain the aim Toll had in view--to lead the troops into action in the order prescribed by the dispositions; nor that which Count Orlov-Denisov may have had in view-- to take Murat prisoner; nor the result of immediately destroying the whole corps, which Bennigsen and others may have had in view; nor the aim of the officer who wished to go into action to distinguish himself; nor that of the Cossack who wanted more booty than he got, and so on.

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  • He did not again go to the sick man, nor turn to look at him, but stood frowning by the door of the hut.

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  • From the moment Pierre had recognized the appearance of the mysterious force nothing had seemed to him strange or dreadful: neither the corpse smeared with soot for fun nor these women hurrying away nor the burned ruins of Moscow.

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  • When Denisov had come to Pokrovsk at the beginning of his operations and had as usual summoned the village elder and asked him what he knew about the French, the elder, as though shielding himself, had replied, as all village elders did, that he had neither seen nor heard anything of them.

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  • But after a four days' halt the mob, with no maneuvers or plans, again began running along the beaten track, neither to the right nor to the left but along the old--the worst--road, through Krasnoe and Orsha.

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  • This red-haired man was neither a sergeant nor a corporal, but being robust he ordered about those weaker than himself.

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  • In his place was his father-- Prince Andrew--and his father had neither shape nor form, but he existed, and when little Nicholas perceived him he grew faint with love: he felt himself powerless, limp, and formless.

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  • No one had learned to duplicate his settings nor did any of us want to be so educated.

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  • Nor would most authorities offer any help in a search to find the source of their tips when they were forced to admit to them.

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  • However, we feared no threat from either, nor did we feel they wished to identify us.

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  • I volunteered no more information, nor did he want it, doubly so now that he might be suspected of having ties to us because of the frequent inquiries he made.

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  • From the looks on the glum faces before me, he had neither told them anything nor was there success in their search for the killer.

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  • I was awoken by the gunshot and both of us drove the roads around the perimeter of the property but neither heard nor saw his vehicle.

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  • He's with one named Julie but I don't know who she is nor do I know not how long they plan to stay.

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  • There was no additional supply nor could we ration it as there was no way to reignite it.

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  • No matter what happened from here on out, neither Darkyn nor Gabriel would ever let them live after this.

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  • It was all they could do, for to go away and leave that strange sight was impossible; nor could they hurry its fall in any way.

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  • In accumulating property for ourselves or our posterity, in founding a family or a state, or acquiring fame even, we are mortal; but in dealing with truth we are immortal, and need fear no change nor accident.

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  • That time which we really improve, or which is improvable, is neither past, present, nor future.

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  • Nor is there any man so independent on his farm that he can say them nay.

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  • The forest has never so good a setting, nor is so distinctly beautiful, as when seen from the middle of a small lake amid hills which rise from the water's edge; for the water in which it is reflected not only makes the best foreground in such a case, but, with its winding shore, the most natural and agreeable boundary to it.

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  • There is no rawness nor imperfection in its edge there, as where the axe has cleared a part, or a cultivated field abuts on it.

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  • I have said that Walden has no visible inlet nor outlet, but it is on the one hand distantly and indirectly related to Flint's Pond, which is more elevated, by a chain of small ponds coming from that quarter, and on the other directly and manifestly to Concord River, which is lower, by a similar chain of ponds through which in some other geological period it may have flowed, and by a little digging, which God forbid, it can be made to flow thither again.

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  • The fruits eaten temperately need not make us ashamed of our appetites, nor interrupt the worthiest pursuits.

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  • But these within the ice are not so numerous nor obvious as those beneath.

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  • For three weeks the old prince lay stricken by paralysis in the new house Prince Andrew had built at Bogucharovo, ever in the same state, getting neither better nor worse.

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  • The chief thing in his eyes was not the nitrogen in the soil, nor the oxygen in the air, nor manures, nor special plows, but that most important agent by which nitrogen, oxygen, manure, and plow were made effective-- the peasant laborer.

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  • Wherever the ship may go, the rush of water which neither directs nor increases its movement foams ahead of it, and at a distance seems to us not merely to move of itself but to govern the ship's movement also.

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  • Neither Howie nor I really know him.

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  • No, nor does Quinn have any idea how or why they are occurring in the first place.

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  • The palace contains no moat, or armed guards, nor do I detect any sophisticated security system.

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  • He tried to make signals to them; he called as loudly as he could; but he was neither seen nor heard, and the ships came no nearer.

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  • I do not wish to flatter my townsmen, nor to be flattered by them, for that will not advance either of us.

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  • Napoleon, riding to Valuevo on the twenty-fourth, did not see (as the history books say he did) the position of the Russians from Utitsa to Borodino (he could not have seen that position because it did not exist), nor did he see an advanced post of the Russian army, but while pursuing the Russian rearguard he came upon the left flank of the Russian position--at the Shevardino Redoubt--and unexpectedly for the Russians moved his army across the Kolocha.

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  • Nothing in life seemed to him of much importance, and under the influence of the depression that possessed him he valued neither his liberty nor his resolution to punish his wife.

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  • Naturally neither Natasha nor her parents wished to hear of this, but Prince Andrew was firm.

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  • Nor was it much better by the carriage road from Brister's Hill.

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  • Nor did she cry when he was gone; but for several days she sat in her room dry-eyed, taking no interest in anything and only saying now and then, "Oh, why did he go away?"

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  • Nor, for that matter, would have anyone else Dean could think of, Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald included.

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  • He has no long-term ties to Colorado, nor has he met Fitzgerald.

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  • He kept an eye out for Billy Langstrom, whom he still hoped to talk to, but he spotted neither him nor Pumpkin Green in the crowd.

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  • Much as I'd like to, I won't ask her if her mother's maiden name was Plotke, nor will I tell her daddy's bones may be taking a motor home trip up the west coast—or that his pinkie is in your jewel case.

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  • "What are you doing here?" she asked with neither smile nor snarl.

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  • Aside from Larkin, there was only an elderly clerk who neither looked up nor spoke.

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  • He knew neither her name nor anything about her.

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  • There was no young girl with Patsy Boyd nor did she mention one.

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  • Dean didn't press the old man for whatever he knew nor did Fred offer any information.

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  • He had neither authority nor right to ignore her emphatic command that he leave her place and remain silent about what he'd seen.

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  • No, Martha Boyd had no idea where her mother was nor did she know the woman's destination, presuming Patsy had one.

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  • He explained no cigarettes were found with the remains Fitzgerald brought to Bird Song nor was there any such evidence when the Deans visited the site.

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  • I couldn't let that happen nor could I remove them myself since Billy and the boy had seen them.

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  • The headlines of the local newspaper proudly announced, "Under Sheriff Solves Fifty-Year-Old Murder," which Lydia neither confirmed nor denied, nor did the Deans offer public comment.

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  • Martha didn't ask for details, nor did the Deans offer any beyond dire cautionary warnings of childhood dangers.

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  • Neither a hero nor a Good Samaritan, Wynn found himself retreating to the far wall, in case the worst-case scenario happened, and one of the powerful creatures decided to act.

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  • Neither she nor human-Deidre thought to involve Gabriel in their plans.

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  • Carmen didn't warm to people instantly, nor was she generally impressed by praise... which was why it came as such a surprise that mere words were such powerful tools.

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  • Jonathan was no more blood relation to them than Destiny, but neither child could have been loved more deeply nor considered more a family member.

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  • It wasn't what she had said, nor would she have used those words to describe her feelings.

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  • In the time that he had been home, he never asked about the man who stabbed him, nor the situation with Lori.

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  • Instead he would lay there beside her, neither touching her nor giving any indication that he knew she was there.

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  • It wasn't horror on his face, nor fear.

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  • With her, money was neither an advantage nor a handicap.

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  • Neither your domain nor mine.

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  • Deidre bolted, neither aware nor concerned where she went or where she ended up.

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  • Neither Kris nor Sasha was capable of mercy or empathy.

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  • No human --nor most of those in his organization --would dream of speaking to him like that.

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  • Things a man battling for his planet neither had time for nor needed.

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  • Neither Fred nor Cynthia had a ready answer.

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  • Edith stood there, neither following her son, nor making any move to enter further into the room.

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  • Nor the notebook, Dean thought.

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  • Nor is she getting any research help from me!

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  • But this beautiful edifice was not my destination nor were its inhabitants my social equal.

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  • We're not the custodians of the morals of our guests, nor the taste of her lovers.

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  • Neither Gladys nor Edith emerged from their quarters.

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  • He didn't tell her of his escalating concerns over the Shipton case, nor, surprisingly did she ask about it.

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  • The conversation droned on for twenty minutes but Dean was never read his rights nor, surprisingly, was the interview recorded.

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  • It didn't appear Shipton had a relationship of any kind with Janet nor did she seem to have any logical reason to try and kill him.

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  • 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.

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  • Nor had he made any sense of his deliberations but finally his mind quit the task and allowed his exhausted body to sink into a deep sleep.

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  • Neither mentioned the late night phone call during Edith's nocturnal visit nor Cynthia's sudden, unannounced return.

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  • Nor had Cynthia eaten dinner so they stopped at The Buen Tiempo.

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  • Nor when she paraded up the stairs and gave the business to Claire Quincy.

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  • 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.

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  • Edith Shipton wasn't a saint either, nor do I think she was near as bewildered about life as she let on.

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  • He did not offer seats, nor did he stand.

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  • Neither would ever question nor gossip about their bosses.

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  • He sat on the floor with her, but could discern neither what was wrong, nor how to help.

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  • All of which is neither here nor there.

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  • Josh wasn't exactly the romantic type - nor was she.

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  • Nor did I think so.

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  • He had no regard for the sentimental value of the farm where she grew up, nor any confidence that she was capable of running it.

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  • He was the third man - the only man for her, because he could do something that neither her father nor Josh could.

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  • Nor did she find anything particularly unusual about the fact that Alex stayed all day Sunday and took a plane back to Houston, leaving his truck for Carmen to drive.

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  • Neither Alex nor children were the key to happiness - she was.

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  • He neither saw nor heard anything else around him.

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  • She wore neither makeup nor jewelry, but her blouse and skirt demonstrated that she had made a half-hearted attempt to dress for company.

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  • Nor did he personally have access to much money.

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  • Dean confirmed there were no developments nor had the body been located.

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  • Rita laughed, but neither looked up nor broke the rhythm of her flying fingers.

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  • But for the past six weeks or so, neither Billie nor Willie could be found anywhere.

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  • His only phone message sounded like the same person who had telephoned the house the night before—again leaving neither name nor number.

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  • Dean laughed and told her his visit was neither social nor to perform mayhem—it was police business, sort of.

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  • Dean, feeling duly chastised, didn't mention the subject again, nor did Baratto.

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  • Nor had Burgess heard any noise or conversation from apart­ment C to indicate there was anyone there—much less more than one person.

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  • As soon as the plane left the runways they were enveloped in clouds, and neither ground nor sky visible during the entire one-hour flight to Baltimore.

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  • "No problem," she answered, neither stopping her typing nor looking up.

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  • He'd eaten neither lunch nor din­ner.

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  • He recounted unsuccessful calls to banks, credit bureaus and public bodies but refrained from eliciting Dean's help in these activities, nor did he seek any guidance.

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  • Neither of the customers nor the bartender had so much as noticed him leave his seat.

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  • Neither Dean nor Fred volunteered any information on why they were in Willoughby's or that the fracas was anything but a mugging.

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  • They searched the entire house, all the obvious places like the trash cans and counter tops, but found neither the letter nor the envelope.

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  • None of the names sounded familiar, nor were the addresses in areas where Byrne was thought to have traveled.

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  • She looked neither surprised nor pleased to see him.

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  • While he wasn't sure what would happen, nor when, he felt certain his wait wouldn't be long.

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  • Neither Lori nor Alex would have considered it inappropriate to have relations – as long as they weren't engaged to anyone at the time.

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  • He didn't even try to take advantage of her, nor did he think she was being immature.

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  • After Dad died, there was neither time nor emotional strength for a pet.

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  • There was nothing maternal about her feelings for Alex – nor anything paternal about his actions toward her when they were alone.

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  • He was quiet for a moment, but he never released his hold on her, nor looked at her face.

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  • No, nor was it anything to be proud of.

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  • None were an issue with either of them, nor were exercise or body weight – too much or too little.

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  • Nor had he ever looked at her that way – with such tenderness.

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  • He said nothing to her, nor did he touch her.

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  • Intimacy was neither the sole purpose nor the end result of their relationship.

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  • She had no intention of staying where she wasn't wanted, nor did she want to live with a man who had no respect for her.

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  • Even if she were still interested in Josh, she would never cheat on Alex — nor was it likely that Josh would cheat on Lori.

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  • Never again would he doubt her — nor hurt her in any way.

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  • "Nor I Jule," Yully added.

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  • When she neither rejected nor attacked him, he lay down beside her and wrapped an arm around her, holding her tightly against him.

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  • He'd always loved the teal waters that were neither too warm nor too cool.

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  • Neither living nor dead.

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  • Neither Memon nor Sirian would take her kingdom!

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  • Neither her son nor her brother will stand by him.

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  • He no longer bristled at the mention of the name Medena, nor did he avoid them.

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  • Never again would she be startled by his sudden appearance in the garden, nor laugh at his gentle frolicking with the twins.

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  • Not likely – nor could she forgive herself.

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  • It had grown so slowly that he hadn't noticed how busy she was – nor had he given her any credit.

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  • Of course, Denton wasn't physically attracted to her - nor was she to him.

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  • "I'm not – nor will I ever be – yours," she corrected him firmly.

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  • What remains to be done is, not to explain how such a world manages to be what it is, nor how we came to form these notions, but merely this - to expel from the circle and totality of our conceptions those abstract notions which are inconsistent and jarring, or to remodel and define them so that they may constitute a consistent and harmonious view.

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  • And the nature of this reality again can neither be consistently represented as a fixed and hard substance nor as an unalterable something, but only as a fixed order of recurrence of continually changing events or impressions.

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  • This conception, according to Lotze, is neither necessary nor thoroughly intelligible.

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  • Nor would it seem as if it could be the intention of the author to do much more than point out the lines on which the further treatment of the subject should advance.

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  • Nor are they afraid to venture out of their depth, being excellent swimmers, and able, by means of their trunks, to breathe without difficulty when the entire body is submerged.

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  • From that time he resided in Italy; he refused to follow the other Hungarian patriots, who, under the lead of Deak, accepted the composition of 1867; for him there could be no reconciliation with the house of Habsburg, nor would he accept less than full independence and a republic. He would not avail himself of the amnesty, and, though elected to the Diet of 1867, never took his seat.

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  • On the following day the festival of the unity of Italy was celebrated, but neither this nor the previous meeting had any practical result.

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  • Mr Rockefeller would not allow his name to be a part of the title, nor has he permitted the designation of any building by his name.

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  • Thenard stated that yeast was the cause of fermentation, and held it to be of an animal nature, since it contained nitrogen and yielded ammonia on distillation, nor was it conclusively proved that the yeast cell was the originator of fermentation until the researches of C. Cagniard de la Tour, T.

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  • When the stress came, and he retreated to the British legation, he took an active part in the defence, and spared neither risk nor toil in his exertions.

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  • Here her character was shaped; here she imbibed that passionate love of country scenes and country life which neither absence, politics nor dissipation could uproot; here she learnt to understand the ways and thoughts of the peasants, and laid up that rich store of scenes and characters which a marvellously retentive memory enabled her to draw upon at will.

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  • Her husband, though he afterwards deteriorated, seems at that time to have been neither better nor worse than the Berrichon squires around him, and the first years of her married life, during which her son Maurice and her daughter Solange were born, except for lovers' quarrels, were passed in peace and quietness, though signs were not wanting of the coming storm.

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  • Neither the imperial edict nor the work of Henry VIII.

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  • He liked neither the labour itself nor its object.

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  • Nor was he a commoner in college at Winchester or at New College, as his name does not appear in the Hall books, or lists of those dining in hall, at either college.

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  • We hear nothing of Tibullus, nor of Horace, who also never mentions Propertius.

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  • We have not had an opportunity of testing this, nor Grubb's more recent models; but, should it be found possible to produce such images satisfactorily, without distortion and with an apparatus convenient and rigid in form, such micrometers may possibly supersede the filar micrometer.

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  • (e) Again, not all dogmatic teachings of the pope are under the guarantee of infallibility; neither his opinions as private instructor, nor his official allocutions, however authoritative they may be, are infallible; it is only his ex cathedra instruction which is guaranteed; this is admitted by everybody.

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  • The Book abounds in hypercriticism, particularly in the imputation of profanity; and in a useless display of learning, neither intrinsically valuable nor conducive to the argument.

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  • Neither the tunny nor the coral fishery is carried on by the Sardinians themselves, who are not sailors by nature; the former is in the hands of Genoese and the latter of Neapolitans.

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  • Dr Ginsburg had one predecessor in the field, the learned Jacob ben Chajim, who in 1524-1525 published the second Rabbinic Bible, containing what has ever since been known as the Massorah; but neither were the materials available nor was criticism sufficiently advanced for a complete edition.

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  • Of the old castle, called Nenagh Round, dating from the time of King John, there still exists the circular donjon or keep. There are no remains of the hospital founded in 1200 for Austin canons, nor of the Franciscan friary, founded in the reign of Henry III.

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  • Accordingly the quantity of movement in the universe, like its mover, can neither increase nor diminish.

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  • Nor does he deny them feeling in so far as it depends on the bodily organs."

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  • When it began to have magistrates of its own is not known: nor indeed have we any inscriptions from Ostia that can be certainly attributed to the Republican period.

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  • Revelation is not Scripture alone, for Scripture taken by itself does not correspond exactly with his description; nor is it church tradition alone, for church tradition must so far rest on Scripture.

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  • But admiration of his talents must not blind us to his moral worthlessness, nor is it right to cast the blame for his excesses on the brutal and vicious society in which he lived.

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  • After 445 Athens was hardly in a position to summon such a congress, and would not have sent to envoys out of 20 to northern and central Greece, where she had just lost all her influence; nor is it likely that the building of the Parthenon (begun not later than 447) was entered on before the congress.

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  • Nor did he combine great statesmanlike qualities with exceptional ability in the field.

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  • It is not quite easy to see why he abandoned this successful policy in order to hasten on a war with Sparta, and neither the Corcyrean alliance nor the Megarian decree seems justified by the facts as known to us, though commercial motives may have played a part which we cannot now gauge.

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  • Neither Hegelianism nor Aristotelianism is "vital" enough to sound the depths of religious life.

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  • With God as "First Cause" or "Moral Legislator" theology has no concern; nor is it interested in the "speculative" problems indicated by the traditional doctrine of the Trinity.

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  • Nor did he, when this was accomplished, again strike directly at Bactria, but made a wide turning movement through Seistan over Kandahar into the Kabul valley.

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  • the chains of Shar, Grammos and Pindus constitute a kind of natural boundary, which does not, however, coincide with ethnical limits nor with the Turkish administrative divisions.

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  • There are Turkish primary and secondary schools in some of the towns; in the village mosques instruction in the Koran is given by the imams, but neither reading nor writing is taught.

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  • This act was amended in 1897 to meet the wishes of the Roman Catholic minority, but separate schools were not reestablished; nor was the council divided into denominational committees.

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  • The following statistics are interesting: - The enormous development of the wheat-growing industry is These figures do not include the wheat ground into flour and sent by way of British Columbia to Asia and Australia, nor the wheat retained by the farmers for seed.

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  • Homer does not refer to a Sibyl, nor does Herodotus.

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  • He adds that he has appended it to the Rabdologia, in addition to the promptuary, because he did not wish to bury it in silence nor to publish so small a matter by itself.

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  • Without his presence or the presence of his duly-appointed deputy the meeting would not be in order nor its proceedings valid.

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  • Though higher in rank and larger than most presbyteries it is practically of less importance, not being, like the presbytery, a court of first instance, nor yet, like the general assembly, a court of final appeal.

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  • Nor is the first named ' theory less in harmony with Scripture teaching than the third.

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  • There is now neither inlet nor outlet to the lake in this direction, the mouth of the Ghazal having become a fertile millet field.

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  • This university was founded in 1621 and the university of Buenos Aires in 1821, but although Bonpland and some other European scientists were members of the faculty of Buenos Aires in its early years, neither there nor at Cordoba was any marked attention given to the natural sciences until President Sarmiento (official term, 1868-1874) initiated scientific instruction at the university of Cordoba under the eminent German naturalist, Dr Hermann Burmeister (1807-1892), and founded the National Observatory at Cordoba and placed it under the direction of ' There are two distinct statistical offices compiling immigration returns and their totals do not agree, owing in part to the traffic between Buenos Aires and Montevideo.

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  • His term of office is six years, and neither he nor the vice-president is eligible for the next presidential term.

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  • of this group, though he was well aware that Celman, who was, his brother-in-law, was neither intellectually nor morally fitted for the post.

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  • Uriburu was neither a politician nor a statesman, but had spent the greater portion of his life abroad in the diplomatic service.

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  • It is not compulsory, nor is it entirely gratuitous, but the fees are small and the state offers a great many scholarships, by means of which a clever child can pay for its own instruction.

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  • His conclusions were that the group "has never been nearer the mainland than it is now, nor have its members been at any time closer together"; and that the character of the flora and fauna is the result of species straggling over from America, at long intervals of time, to the different islets, where in their isolation they have gradually varied in different degrees and ways from their ancestors.

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  • The tympanic process of the alisphenoid bone of the skull is short, not covering the cavity of the tympanum, nor reaching the paroccipital process.

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  • Strictly speaking, therefore, the Sabbath was neither a day of relief to toiling humanity nor a day appointed for public worship; the positive duties of its observance were to wear one's best clothes, eat, drink and be glad (justified from Isa.'viii.

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  • Thus for the 7th, 14th, 21 st, 28th and also the 19th days of the intercalary Elul it is prescribed that "the shepherd of many nations is not to eat meat roast with fire nor any food cooked by fire, he is not to change the clothes on his body nor put on gala dress, he may not bring sacrifices nor may the king ride in his chariot, he is not to hold court nor may the priest seek an oracle for him in the sanctuary, no physician may attend the sick room, the day is not favourable for invoking curses, but at night the king may bring his gift into the presence of Marduk and Ishtar.

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  • Albertus Magnus argued that the soul is immortal, as ex se ipsa causa, and as independent of the body; Pietro Pomponazzi maintained that the soul's immortality could be neither proved nor disproved by any natural reasons.

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  • Nor are there any snowfields to feed rivers, as in the other continents.

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  • There is no state church in Australia, nor is the teaching of religion in any way subsidized by the state.

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  • They neither manufactured nor possessed any chattels beyond such articles of clothing, weapons, ornaments and utensils as they might carry on their persons, or in the family store-bag for daily use.

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  • There were no hereditary or formally elected chiefs, nor was there any vestige of monarchy.

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  • Unlike the American Indians, who supposed Columbus and his crew to be supernatural beings, and their ships in some way endowed with life, and were thrown into convulsions of terror by the first discharge of firearms which they witnessed, these Australians were neither excited to wonder by the ship nor overawed by the superior number and unknown weapons of the strangers.

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  • Bills imposing taxation or appropriating revenue must not originate in the Senate, and neither taxation bills nor bills appropriating revenue for the annual service of the government may be amended in the Senate, but the Senate may return such bills to the House of Representatives with a request for their amendment.

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  • Nor were other labourers, more nearly connected with the producing interests, satisfied with a reduction of wages because produce had fallen in price all round.

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  • Thus, 1 - x would represent the operation of selecting all things in the world except horned things, that is, all not horned things, and (1 - x) (1 - y) would give us all things neither horned nor sheep. By the use of such symbols propositions could be reduced to the form of equations, and the syllogistic conclusion from two premises was obtained by eliminating the middle term according to ordinary algebraic rules.

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  • from the university of Dublin, he neither sought nor received the ordinary rewards to which his discoveries would entitle him.

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  • Flourishing communities were likewise to be found in Hainault, Namur, Cambrai and the other southern districts of the Netherlands, but nowhere else the vigorous independence of Ghent, Bruges and Ypres, nor the splendour of their civic life.

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  • But Charles, though a brave soldier and good military organizer, was neither a capable statesman nor a skilful general.

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  • This charter provided that no war could be declared nor marriage concluded by the sovereign, nor taxes raised without the assent of the states, that natives were alone eligible for high office, and that the national language should be used in public documents.

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  • They neither plant nor have they any manufactures except their rude bamboo and rattan vessels, the fish and game traps which they set with much skill, and the bows, blow-pipes and bamboo spears with which they and the produce of their hunting and fishing.

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  • The ground was skilfully chosen, but it was not legally nor constitutionally tenable.

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  • nor Mary should ever have admitted him to the privy council.

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  • In the Saxon period the "mast" seems to have been regarded as the most valuable produce of an oak wood; nor was its use always confined to the support of the herds, for in time of dearth acorns were boiled and eaten by the poor as a substitute for bread both in England and France, as the sweeter produce of Q.

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  • External facts are not the causes of mental states, nor are mental states the causes of physical facts.

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  • His moderate and trimming attitude was understood neither by the extreme Independents nor by the Presbyterians.

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  • To Algernon Sidney, who refused to take part in proceedings on the plea that neither the king nor any man could be tried by such a court, Cromwell replied, "I tell you, v e will cut off his head with the crown upon it."

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  • Truly you will not be able to keep your ditch nor your shipping unless you turn your ships and shipping into troops of horse and companies of foot, and fight to defend yourselves on terra firma."

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  • He had neither the patience nor the tact for managing loquacious parliamentary pedants.

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  • Nor let them exhibit it at all, unless there is some one present who can interpret the tongues and tell the meeting what it all means.

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  • By the common law of England a corpse is not the subject of property nor capable of holding property.

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  • Seneca cannot be too heavy nor Plautus too light."

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  • Neither here nor elsewhere are cilia found at any period of development.

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  • There was no property qualification nor does the term appear to be racial.

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  • There is no reason to regard him as specially connected with the court, as a royal pensioner, nor as forming the bulk of the population.

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  • If a debtor had neither money nor crop, the creditor must not refuse goods.

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  • The service which the government and the colonies desire is one which neither the Eastern Telegraph Company nor any other private enterprise is prepared to undertake on terms which can be considered in comparison with the terms upon which it can be provided by the associated governments."

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  • The borough was never represented in parliament, nor incorporated by charter.

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  • (ii.) For an upper limit of date, in default of definite evidence, it seems imprudent to go back beyond the 5th]century B.C., since neither in Rome nor Campania have we any evidence of public written documents of any earlier century.

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  • Carry neither gold nor silver nor money in your girdles, nor bag, nor two coats, nor sandals, nor staff, for the workman is worthy of his hire" (Matt.

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  • Thou didst expire in the ardour of her embraces, nor did she leave Thee when dead, 0 Lord Jesus, for she allowed not Thy body to rest elsewhere than in a borrowed grave.

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  • Neither attachment nor even habit impresses him; never tame, though not wide-awake enough to be exactly wild."

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  • Nor did these complications prevent him from recovering the fortress of Galamboc from the Turks, successfully invading Servia, and reasserting the suzerainty of the Hungarian crown over Bosnia.

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  • But neither the pope nor the Venetians would hear of such a transfer, and the negotiations on this subject greatly embittered Matthias against the Curia.

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  • Nor do the highest summits form a continuous ridge of great altitude for any considerable distance; they are rather a series of groups separated by tracts of very inferior elevation forming natural passes across the range, and broken in some places (as is the case in almost all limestone countries) by the waters from the upland valleys turning suddenly at right angles, and breaking through the mountain ranges which bound them.

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  • The quality, too, owing to bad weather at the time of vintage, was not good; Italian wine, indeed, never is sufficiently good to compete with the best wines of other countries, especially France (thotigh there is more opening for Italian wines of the Bordeaux and,Burgundy type); nor will many kinds of it stand keeping, partly owing to their natural qualities and partly to the insufficient care devoted to their preparation.

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  • The lessee, or farmer, tills the soil at his own risk; usually he provides live stock, implements and capital, and has no right to compensation for ordinary improvements, nor for extraordinary improvements effected without the landlords consent.

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  • (For the Sicilian and Sardinian lines, see SICILY and SARDINIA.) The speed of the trains is not high, nor are the runs without stoppage long as a rule.

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  • In Italy there is no legal right in the poor to be supported by the parish or commune, nor any obligation on the commune to relieve the poorexcept in the case of forsaken children and the sick poor.

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  • Nor can he be returned under the age of thirty, and he must be qualified as an elector.

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  • Thus the Lombards neither occupied the extremities nor subjugated the brain-centre of the country.

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  • But it neither raised the prestige of the papacy, nor could it satisfy the Italians, who rightly regarded the Roman see as theirs.

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  • Neither Swablan Lothar nor Conrad was strong at home; the former emperors.

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  • Lombardy was, roughly speaking, divided between two parties, the one headed by Pavia professing loyalty to the empire, the other headed by Milan ready to oppose its claims. The municipal animosities of the last quarter of a century gave substance to these factions; yet neither the imperial nor, the anti-imperial party had any real community of interest with Frederick.

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  • Yet neither the acts by which their league was ratified nor the terms negotiated for them by their patron Alexander evince the smallest desire of what we now understand as national independence.

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  • Nor must it be forgotten that this exile was due to the policy which induced the pontiffs, in their detestation of Ghibellinism, to rely successively upon the houses of Anjou and o Valois.

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  • Nor were the people only enfeebled for resistance to a real foe; the whole political spirit of the race was demoralized.

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  • It is impossible to attach political importance to these revolutions; nor did they bring the people any appreciable good.

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  • All these forces were equally necessarythe revolutionists to keep up agitation and make government by bayonets impossible; the moderates to curb the impetuosity of the revolutionists and to present a scheme of society that was neither reactionary nor anarchical; the volunteers abroad to gain military experience; and the more peaceful exiles to spread the name of Italy among foreign peoples.

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  • As neither the Sardinian nor the Austrian government seemed disposed to yield, the idea of a congress had to be abandoned.

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  • With its object he sympathized; yet he could not give official sanction to an armed attack on a friendly power, nor on the other hand could he forbid an action enthusiastically approved by public opinion.

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  • Napoleon, .JJL.OIJLLa US 5 usa .L4)~., VYSIS..JA iIU~4QLILiCU 5Sf) ~4IC *UJLC O55iC~~4VC nents among the French clergy against his government, had ught him once more into harmony with the views of Victor manuel; but he dared not brave French public opinion by ther war with Austria, nor did Italy desire an alliance Lch would only have been bought at the price of further dons.

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  • As an opposition party the Left had lived upon the, facile credit of political promises, but had no well-considered programme nor other discipline nor unity of purpose than that born of the common eagerness of its leaders for office and their common hostility to the Right.

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  • Neither Depretis, Nicotera, Crispi, Cairoli nor Zanardelli was disposed permanently to recognize the superiority of any one chief.

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  • The fall of Cairoli, and the formation of a second Depretis cabinet in 1878, brought no substantial change in the attitude of the government towards Irredentism, nor was the position improved by the return of Cairoli to power in the following July.

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  • Depretis and Cairoli did neither the one nor the other.

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  • Although Cairoli, upon learning of the Anglo-Ottoman convention in regard to Cyprus, had advised Count Corti of the possibility that Great Britain might seek to placate France by conniving at a French occupation of Tunisia, neither he nor Count Corti had any inkling of the verbal arrangement made between.

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  • Nor did nascent irritation in France prevent the conclusion of the Franco-Italian commercial treaty, which was signed at Paris on the 3rd of November.

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  • No concession could be denied to deputies, or groups of deputiec, whose support was indispensable to the life of the cabinet, nor, under such conditions, was it possible to place any effective check upon administrative abuses in which politicians or their electors were interested.

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  • the 19th of April 188o received a formal undertaking from Cairoli that Assab would never be fortified nor be made a military establishment.

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  • This convention was never recognized by the Porte nor by the Egyptian government.

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  • It became clear that neither the influence of the regular clergy, of which the Society of Jesus is the most powerful embodiment, nor that of foreign clerical parties, which largely control the Peters Pence fund, would ever permit renunciation of the papal claim to temporal power.

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  • Meanwhile the enthusiastic reception accorded to the young German emperor on the occasion of his visit to Rome in October 1888, and the cordiality shown towards King Humbert and Crispi at Berlin in May 1889, increased the tension of FrancoItalian relations; nor was it until after the fall of Prince Bismarck in March 1890 that Crispi adopted towards the Republic a more friendly attitude by sending an Italian squadron to salute President Carnot at Toulon.

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  • The news caused the most widespread sensation, and public opinion in Italy was greatly agitated at what it regarded as an act of brigandage on the part of Austria, when Signor Tittoni in a speech at Carate Brianza (October 6th) declared that Italy might await events with serenity, and that these could find her neither unprepared nor isolated.

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  • And yet perhaps full success was neither possible nor desirable.

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  • What is self-evident, Flint justly remarks, neither needs nor admits of argument.

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  • God sees all history neither as future nor as present but as actual.

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  • Energetically making use of this period of respite, he again issued the charter to the church, ordered his subjects to take a fresh oath of allegiance to him, and sent to the pope for aid; but neither these precautions, nor his expedient of taking the cross, deterred the barons from returning to the attack.

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  • But neither the one nor the other expedient availed him.

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  • "No freeman shall be arrested, or detained in prison, or deprived of his freehold, or outlawed, or banished, or in any way molested; and we will not set forth against him, nor send against him, unless by the lawful judgment of his peers and by the law of the land."

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  • They get neither political nor civil rights under Magna Carta.

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  • They are not, however, to be used in the disinfection of instruments, nor where any large abraded surface would favour absorption.

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  • There is neither worship nor propitiation.

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  • The reproductive cells may be regarded as belonging primarily to neither ectoderm nor endoderm, though lodged in the ectoderm in all Hydromedusae.

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  • founder-polyp) nor its offspring by budding (polyps of the colony) have the power of becoming medusae, but only of producing medusae by budding.

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  • Nor was this line of inquiry pursued simply as a step in the more practical problem of man's final destiny.

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  • In fact, while holding firmly by the former, Bonnet more or less modified the latter in his later writings, and, at length, he admits that a " germ " need not be an actual miniature of the organism, hut that it may be merely an " original preformation " capable of producing the latter.4 But, thus defined, the germ is neither more nor less than the "particula genitalis" of Aristotle, or the "primordium vegetale" or " ovum " of Harvey; and the " evolution " of such a germ would not be distinguishable from " epigenesis."

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  • In this season fasting played a part, but it was not universally nor rigorously enforced.

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  • They are not allowed to prescribe, nor the medical men to dispense, except under special licence, and then only in small villages, where the pharmacist could not make a living.

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  • It is absurd to call the larva of a newt or of a Caecilian a tadpole, nor is the free-swimming embryo of a frog as it leaves the egg a tadpole.

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  • Neither the Spanish islands nor the Scillies contain tin, at least in serious quantities.

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  • Neither Britain nor Spain can be called "small islands off the north-west of Spain."

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  • It does not appear, however, that a regularly organized or numerous Orphic sect ever existed, nor that Orphism ever became popular; it was too abstract, too full of symbolism.

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  • Many of the lower forms of Brown Seaweeds (Phoeophyceae) have a thallus consisting of simple or branched cell threads, as in the green and red forms. The lateral union of the branches to form a solid thallus is not, however, so common, nor is it carried to so high a pitch of elaboration as in the Rhodophyceae.

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  • Chlorophyll is not soluble in water, nor in acids or alkalies without decomposition.

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  • The working of it is not at all completely understood at present, nor can we say exactly what is the part played by the pigment and what is the rfile of the protoplasm of the plastid.

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  • Nor is the nature of the first formed sugar certain; the general opinion has been that it is a simple hexose such as glucose or fructose, C6Hi2O,.

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  • Nor is it only in growing organs that the rhythm can be observed, for many plants exhibit it during a much longer period than that of growth.

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  • Pythium, Peronospore, Completoria, Vol utelta, Botrytis, &c. That such overturgescence should lead to the bursting of fleshy fruits, such as gooseberries, tomatoes and grapes, is not surprising, nor can we wonder that fermentation and mould Fungi rapidly spread in such fruits; and the same is true for bulbs and herbaceous organs generally.

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  • Mesophytes.-These are plants which live in localities which are neither specially dry nor specially wet nor specially salty.

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  • 4, B, C, D), it appears to take no part in the fertilization phenomena, nor in the subsequent division of the nucleus.

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  • From the nature of the case, this view is not, and could not be, based upon actual observation, nor is it universally accepted; however, it seems to correspond more closely than any other to the facts of comparative morphology.

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  • for regarding the monstrous form as necessarily primitive or ancestral, nor even as a stage in the ontogeny of the organ.

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  • Nor, with perhaps the interesting exception of Castanopsis chrysophylla, the solitary representative in the New World of an east Asiatic genus, which ranges from Oregon to California, has it any affinity with the Chino-Japanese sub-region.

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  • Nor was the trade to Muscovy and Turkey neglected; while latterly a resolute and successful attempt was made to establish direct commercial relations with India.

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  • Although the apparent crust-waves are neither equal in size nor symmetrical in form, this complementary relationship between them is always discernible.

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  • Consistency of conduct was not among the objects which he aimed at, nor did he shrink from thwarting in secret a policy which he supported in public. A large share of the discredit attaching to the measures of James II.

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  • The bone-bed of Axmouth in Devonshire and Westbury and Aust in Gloucestershire, in the Penarth or Rhaetic series of strata, contains the scales, teeth and bones of saurians and fishes, together with abundance of coprolites; but neither there nor at Lyme Regis is there a sufficient quantity of phosphatic material to render the working of it for agricultural purposes remunerative.

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  • The bishops, who were ex officio inquisitors in their own dioceses, had not succeeded in putting a stop to the evils, nor had the friars, by whom they had been practically superseded.

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  • The queen required a protector, whom she found, not in the feeble Darnley, nor in any of the leaders of the factions, but in the strong, determined earl who had ever been a stanch supporter of the throne against the Protestant party and English influence.

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  • This so-called third, upper or posterior conch is not a true conch, nor is that of the vestibulum; only the middle one forms a scroll, and this corresponds to the only one of reptiles and the lower of the mammals.

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  • The communication with the atrium is guarded by a valvula cardiaca dextra, which only in function represents the mammalian tricuspid; it consists of an oblique reduplication of the muscular fibres together with the endocardiac lining of the right ventricle, while the opposite wall is convex and forms neither a velum nor papillary muscles, nor chordae tendineae.

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  • But it also follows that, if every extinct and recent bird were known, neither species, nor genera, nor families, nor orders could be defined.

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  • Nor is it possible, except in a few cases, to decide whether they have come to an From a tracing by M.

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  • His character is thus described by a chronicler: "He was ane man that loved solitude, and desired nevir to hear of warre, bot delighted more in musick and policie and building nor he did in the government of the realme."

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  • Nor is this title found in the age which succeeded to that of the apostles.

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  • It is no dwelling of the dead nor part of the lower world, but distinguished heroes are translated thither without dying, to live a life of perfect happiness.

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  • The coming of the Norman ruled that these lands should be neither Saracen nor Greek, nor yet Italian in the same sense as northern Italy, but that they should politically belong to the same group of states as the kingdoms and principalities of feudal Europe.

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  • In Sicily, Greek, Arabic, Latin and its children were the tongues of distinct nations; French might be the politest speech, but neither Greek nor Arabic could be set down as a vulgar tongue, Arabic even less than Greek.

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  • Their habits were simple, and they were disfigured neither by the worst crimes nor by the primitive superstitition of savages.

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  • Almost beardless, and with thin eyebrows, they had on their heads thick, black, lustrous hair, which neither fell off nor turned grey until extreme old age.

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  • When compressed it is also used largely as a refrigerating agent, and in virtue of its property of neither burning nor supporting combustion it is also used as a fire extinctor.

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  • On this theory the yellowbird or NorthAmerican "goldfinch," C. tristis, would seem, with its immediate allies, to rank among the highest forms of the group, and the pinegoldfinch, C. pinus, of the same country, to be one of the lowest the cock of the former being generally of a bright yellow hue, with black crown, tail and wings - the last conspicuously barred with white, while neither hens nor young exhibit any striations.

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  • Nor is nobility the same thing as aristocracy.

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  • At Athens, at any rate after Aristides, the eupatrid was neither better nor worse off than another man.

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  • Nor was it strictly a nobility of office, though it had more in common with that than with either of the other two.

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  • Nor could it be kept in the later nobility of Rome.

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  • But at Venice neither prince nor people could open the door of the Great Council; only the Great Council itself could do that.

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  • The chief power of the state was placed neither in the prince nor in the nation at large; it was held by a noble class.

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  • Nor can real evil exist, for since God is all-powerful, and since he does not wish evil, evil must be non-existent.

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  • Philosophy proceeds to show that in fact vice is never unpunished nor virtue unrewarded.

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  • Nor is it unjust to infer that the sense of opposition provoked some of the Cynics to an overweening display of superiority.

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  • of Ecce Homo.) Nor did so superhuman a claim crush him, or deprive his soul of its balance.

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  • They had no places of worship, nor, though they had sacred wooden figures, is there any reason to consider that they were idolaters in the strict sense of the word.

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  • Nor could Shakespeare have failed to bring out with greater variety and distinctness the dramatic features in Henry VII., whom Ford depicts with sufficient distinctness to give some degree of individuality to the figure, but still with a tenderness of touch which would have been much to the credit of the dramatist's skill had he been writing in the Tudor age.

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  • Nor are the laws of the anti-cyclones established.

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  • Nor do the people work on the holidays of the church, the number of days they lose in this way amounting to nearly one-third of the whole year.

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  • Nor were these precautions by any means superfluous, for not a few princes died on the journey or were condemned to death and executed for real or imaginary offences.

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  • The chief con spirator, Shuiski, seized the power and was elected tsar by an Assembly composed of his faction, but neither Shuiski, the ambitious boyars, nor the pillaging Cossacks, nor the German mercenaries were satisfied with the change, and soon a new impostor, likewise calling himself Dimitri, son of Tsar Ivan, came forward as the rightful heir.

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  • showed, however, that his father's policy of Russification was neither to be reversed nor to be abandoned.

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  • Nor had it exhibited by any means a wholly docile spirit.

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  • Nor was his hereditary title so good as that of the Mortimers.

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  • In appearance Xavier was neither Spanish nor Basque.

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  • What may broadly be called "conjuring" is a much more probable explanation of most of the recorded phenomena; and in the vast majority of cases the witnesses do not seem to have duly appreciated the possibilities of conjuring, and have consequently neither taken sufficient precautions to exclude it nor allowed for the accidental circumstances which may on any particular occasion favour special tricks or illusions.

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  • But, though dominant, it has not been universal; nor did it become dominant until several centuries after its first promulgation.

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  • Neither of these nor a third ascribed to him by Calderwood, the historian, are extant.

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  • Prayer ends, as it began, the banquet; and we break up not in bands of brigands, nor in groups of vagabonds, nor do we burst out into debauchery..

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  • Nor is it possible to agree with Baudissin (Studien zur semit.

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  • Neither Noah, Daniel nor Job could have rescued by his righteousness any but his own soul (xiv.

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  • The fossil remains which have been discovered in Britain are not larger than, nor in any way to be distinguished from, the corresponding bones and teeth of European wolves of the present day.

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  • "I pray God save the king," Anne herself is reported to have said on the scaffold, "and send him long to reign over you, for a gentler nor a more merciful prince was there never; and to me he was ever a good, a gentle and sovereign lord."

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  • Nor is the sincerity of the Catholicism he professed in these boyish days in any way discredited by the fact of his subsequent lack of religion.

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  • Neither nature nor acquired habits qualified him to be an orator; his late entrance on public life, his natural timidity, his feeble voice, his limited command of idiomatic English, and even, as he candidly confesses, his literary fame, were all obstacles to success.

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  • Nor had he much political sagacity.

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  • In a similar manner, while he abhorred the French Revolution when it came, he seems to have had no apprehension, like Chesterfield, Burke, or even Horace Walpole, of its approach; nor does he appear to have at all suspected that it had had anything to do with the speculations of the philosophic coteries in which he had taken such delight.

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  • Returning to London early in November, he found it necessary to consult his physicians for a symptom which, neglected since 1761, had gradually become complicated with hydrocele, and was now imperatively demanding surgical aid; but the painful operations which had to be performed did not interfere with his customary cheerfulness, nor did they prevent him from paying a Christmas visit to Sheffield Place.

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  • The constitution requires that the number of senators shall be not less than one-third nor more than onehalf the number of members of the Assembly, and that the total membership of both houses shall not exceed seventy-five.

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  • She is rarely mentioned in Homer, nor is she included amongst the Olympian gods.

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  • Carlisle, 1819, where Mr Justice Best remarks, "In the age of toleration, when that statute passed, neither churchmen nor sectarians wished to protect in their infidelity those who disbelieved the Holy Scriptures").

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  • Being thus composed, he is neither able to eat flesh like his father, nor herbs like his mother; therefore he perisheth from inanition"; the moral follows.

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  • So little was the collection considered as a literary work with a definite text that every one assumed a right to abridge or enlarge, to insert ideas of his own, or fresh scriptural quotations; nor were the scribes and translators by any means scrupulous about the names of natural objects, and even the passages from Holy Writ.

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  • He denounced the peace of Augsburg as a pact with heresy; nor would he recognize the abdication of Charles V.

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  • Like the Odyssey, Gudrun is an epic of the sea, a story of adventure; it does not turn solely round the conflict of human passions; nor is it built up round one all-absorbing, all-dominating idea like the Nibelungenlied.

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  • Next, the Judaean compiler regularly finds in Israel's troubles the punishment for its schismatic idolatry; nor does he spare Judah, but judges its kings by a standard which agrees with the standpoint of Deuteronomy and is scarcely earlier than the end of the 7th century B.C. (§§ 16, 20).

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  • [OLD Testament History show that Damascus was neither crushed nor helpless, but thenceforth for a number of years Assyria was fully occupied elsewhere and the west was left to itself.

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  • Elaborate legal enactments codified in Babylonia by the 10th century B.C. find striking parallels in Hebrew, late Jewish (Talmudic), Syrian and Mahommedan law, or in the unwritten usages of all ages; for even where there were neither written laws nor duly instituted lawgivers, there was no lawlessness, since custom and belief were, and still are, almost inflexible.

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  • But the proud Israelites did not remain submissive for long; Damascus had indeed fallen, but neither Philistia nor Edom had yet been crushed.

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  • 5 that Zedekiah would die in peace is not borne out by the history, nor does Josiah's fate agree with the promise in 2 Kings xxii.

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  • 70 concludes the period of four centuries, during which the Jews as a nation were in contact with the Greeks and exposed to the influence of Hellenism, not wholly of their own will nor yet against it.

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  • After this victory Judas made an alliance with the people of Rome, who had no love for Demetrius his enemy, nor any intention of putting their professions of friendship into practice.

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