We shook ourselves dry on the porch and returned to the warmth of the cabin.
It is nice to have the house to ourselves, isn't it?
We can defend ourselves at length.
The others, even Quinn, didn't disagree, but added, "And protect ourselves in doing so."
"Commit ourselves to God," Natasha inwardly repeated.
We have therefore the idea of an infinite, perfect and all-powerful being - an idea which cannot be the creation of ourselves, and must be given by some being who really possesses all that we in idea attribute to him.
We held one another and allowed ourselves to cry.
How do we get ourselves into these messes?
We do not fight amongst ourselves like your kind does.
With thinking we may be beside ourselves in a sane sense.
Love grows with the knowledge of its object, he proceeds, and at the highest stage self-love is so merged in love to God that we love ourselves only for God's sake or because God has loved us.
We embed the jagged side into the ice above us and pull ourselves up.
"That depends upon the care we take of ourselves," he replied.
We lectic" may explain this to ourselves as an extraordinarily space as well as in time; nothing does anything for itself.
He left us kids to fend for ourselves and now he thinks he can come back and pick up where he left off.
We don't have the people or supplies to sustain ourselves on the regular army side.
(3) If we accept the suggestion offered above - that a priori in Kant and later thinkers =necessary - we place ourselves on the track which leads from intuitionalism to some form of idealism.
We introduced ourselves one by one, each adding a brief history.
The way I see it, we best get ourselves involved in setting this Shipton business straight.
We forbade ourselves to even discuss our impetuous actions for fear of disturbing Howie so all we could do is cross our fingers and pray.
Still, we sometimes found ourselves perusing a report out of pure curiosity.
We consider ourselves very beautiful in appearance, for mother has told us so, and she knows.
For one wild, glad moment we snapped the chain that binds us to earth, and joining hands with the winds we felt ourselves divine!
The remedy proposed by Descartes is (while not neglecting our duties to others, ourselves and God) to let doubt range unchecked through the whole fabric of our customary convictions.
If we try to know the real world, we find ourselves distracted by opposite arguments (" ` Antithetic of Pure Reason "), plausible and resistless in attack, helpless in defence.
At the time, we felt so infallible in our rightness we grabbed the proverbial bull by the horns exposing ourselves to a wealth of trouble.
"We ourselves eat only common food," answered the shah.
Wallace is of the opinion that the Australians " are really of Caucasian type and are more nearly allied to ourselves than to the civilized Japanese or the brave and intelligent Zulus."
Don't you think we owe it to ourselves to figure out what all this means?
We put ourselves at risk with any contacts like this.
The French losses were almost equal to ours, but very early we said to ourselves that we were losing the battle, and we did lose it.
"That's how everything is done with us, all topsy-turvy!" said the Russian officers and generals after the Tarutino battle, letting it be understood that some fool there is doing things all wrong but that we ourselves should not have done so, just as people speak today.
It's nice to have the place nearly to ourselves, even if it is only for a few days, Dean said, as he stifled a yawn.
Aside from what we observed ourselves, everything we thought we knew about Jerome Shipton came from his wife, a dedicated liar.
We don't find ourselves endlessly returning to their work again and again.
Why would we conduct ourselves any differently in world affairs?
Napoleon's ideas on the education of girls may be judged by this extract from his speech at the Council of State on the 1st of March 1806: "I do not think that we need trouble ourselves with any plan of instruction for young females: they cannot be better brought up than by their mothers.
We got to look at all these loose ends and satisfy ourselves about 'em.
It was delightful to lose ourselves in the green hollows of that tangled wood in the late afternoon, and to smell the cool, delicious odours that came up from the earth at the close of day.
We must learn to issue from ourselves, transport ourselves back to other times, and become children again in order to comprehend the infancy of the human race.
We do not propose to concern ourselves here with those technical subjects which are the chief concern of standard treatises on instrumentation.
"As for that, we are in the same scrape ourselves," answered Dorothy, cheerfully.
We have this pledge among ourselves not getting a Texas mile near any of these cases.
We cannot call attention to ourselves until our numbers warrant our attack.
It is much more likely than not that some principle which for the moment seems new, some distinction which we may flatter ourselves has not been observed before, has been pointed out over and over again by previous writers, although, owing to special circumstances, it may not have received the notice it deserved.
These tell us something about ourselves we didn't know before.
They bear upon very varied matters,' and we must confine ourselves here to a brief résumé.
Omitting the paired tracheo-clavicular muscles, we restrict ourselves to the syringeal proper, those which extend between tracheal and bronchial rings.
"Perhaps we can walk on the air ourselves," replied the girl.
"There are some like ourselves and some worse," she thought.
Let's turn ourselves in and get a high priced lawyer.
These princes were, in fact, men of like passions with ourselves, and acted as powerful men generally do in a rude state of society.
Why concern ourselves so much about our beans for seed, and not be concerned at all about a new generation of men?
Can we arm ourselves against our teachers and divinities?
We ourselves will not delay to appear among our people in that Capital and in other parts of our realm for consultation, and for the direction of all our levies, both those now barring the enemy's path and those freshly formed to defeat him wherever he may appear.
But regarding him from within ourselves as what we are conscious of, we feel ourselves to be free.
They let us go off by ourselves for the whole afternoon while they messed around.
In this article we propose therefore to confine ourselves to discussing the character and subject-matter of the science, indicating its relation to other sciences, and explaining the methods by which economists reach their conclusions.
"Come, Ozma," she said, anxiously; "let us go ourselves to search for the piglet."
We'd discussed this point among ourselves numerous times over the past months.
When he had finished the Litany the deacon crossed the stole over his breast and said, "Let us commit ourselves and our whole lives to Christ the Lord!"
The activity of a commander-in-chief does not at all resemble the activity we imagine to ourselves when we sit at ease in our studies examining some campaign on the map, with a certain number of troops on this and that side in a certain known locality, and begin our plans from some given moment.
If instead of imagining to ourselves commanders of genius leading the Russian army, we picture that army without any leaders, it could not have done anything but make a return movement toward Moscow, describing an arc in the direction where most provisions were to be found and where the country was richest.
We've convinced ourselves we're absolutely correct but we don't demand that of others.
We stumbled into an incredible gift that was bestowed on Howie and we couldn't live with ourselves or look at one another if we didn't embrace everything in our power to maximize its benefits.
I agreed and we committed ourselves to starting a family.
"You realize that might mean identifying ourselves," I told her.
It is not our business to judge and we've removed ourselves from the chore of managing the lives of others outside our household.
"I think we should see The Lucky Pup Mine for ourselves," Cynthia said.
At the same time, the percent of income we individually have to spend on feeding ourselves plummeted as well.
Sometimes it really seems as if the task which we have set ourselves were more than we can accomplish; but at other times I enjoy my work more than I can say.
Since I wrote you, Helen and I have gone to live all by ourselves in a little garden-house about a quarter of a mile from her home, only a short distance from Ivy Green, the Keller homestead.
If, then, we would indeed restore mankind by truly Indian, botanic, magnetic, or natural means, let us first be as simple and well as Nature ourselves, dispel the clouds which hang over our own brows, and take up a little life into our pores.
Shall we with pains erect a heaven of blue glass over ourselves, though when it is done we shall be sure to gaze still at the true ethereal heaven far above, as if the former were not?
The ancients have left us model heroic poems in which the heroes furnish the whole interest of the story, and we are still unable to accustom ourselves to the fact that for our epoch histories of that kind are meaningless.
"To tell you the truth, between ourselves, God only knows what state our left flank is in," said Boris confidentially lowering his voice.
Really now, in our own yard--we asked them in ourselves and there are officers among them....
While they were strong we didn't spare ourselves, but now we may even pity them.
Of course he is right there," said Countess Mary, "but he forgets that we have other duties nearer to us, duties indicated to us by God Himself, and that though we might expose ourselves to risks we must not risk our children."
Only by watching closely moment by moment the movement of that flow and comparing it with the movement of the ship do we convince ourselves that every bit of it is occasioned by the forward movement of the ship, and that we were led into error by the fact that we ourselves were imperceptibly moving.
We're putting innocent people at risk and not just ourselves.
Yes. We just wanted to see it for ourselves.
But don't let us worry over such things, Zeb; we can't help ourselves just now, you know, and I've always been told it's foolish to borrow trouble.
"Young dragons, of course; but we are not allowed to call ourselves real dragons until we get our full growth," was the reply.
So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.
"Yes, but between ourselves," said the princess, "that is a pretext.
So energetically do we pursue this aim that after crossing an unfordable river we burn the bridges to separate ourselves from our enemy, who at the moment is not Bonaparte but Buxhowden.
I was thinking that we should share all this — not hog it all to ourselves.
But when we look for the evidence of any such will beyond ourselves and our experience, we find Wundt offering nothing but an ontological " ideal " of reason, and a moral " ideal " requiring a religious " ideal," but without any power of inferring a corresponding reality.
We pride ourselves on our very smart, punctual staff and they are all extremely discreet.
It might unite the different parties in Great Britain against us; and it might create disunion among ourselves.
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.
We are enjoying ourselves!
We all have qualities that we don't really like about ourselves.
We live an average of half of that time span and count ourselves as living to a ripe old age.
Little conversation took place as each of us kept our thoughts to ourselves.
We don't always get timely information ourselves.
Molly was at school so we had some time to ourselves.
The wild flowers are spectacular in Yankee Boy Basin and with this weather, we'll have the place to ourselves.
I might have pulled your leg a time or two, but we've got along pretty good over the years keeping stuff to ourselves.
Boston was a tad rowdy back then and we were kind of young and frisky ourselves.
It looks like we have the second afternoon in a row to ourselves.
Why don't you tell Heinrich here we don't know shit about Shipton so we can get back to enjoying ourselves?
Then we started hearing all this nonsense about Byrne until it got us wondering if there might be something to it, so we did a little detecting ourselves.
We have to content ourselves with what is for the greater part of this age a mere catalogue of embarkations and plunderings along all the coasts of western Europe without distinctive characteristics.
If we ask what must, on grounds of literary probability, have been added before the record was closed, we may content ourselves here with saying that some incident must certainly have been narrated which should have realized the twice-repeated promise that Jesus would be seen by His disciples in Galilee.
It is probable that many passages of St Luke's Gospeel which have no parallel in St Matthew were also derived from this early source; but this is not easily capable of distinct proqf; and, therefore, in order to gain a secure conception of the document we must confine ourselves at first to those parts of it which were borrowed by both writers.
We must, in short, resign ourselves to whatever fate and fortune bring to us, believing, as the first article of our creed, that there is a god, whose thought directs the universe, and that not merely in our acts, but even in our thoughts and plans, we cannot escape his eye.
But by reason we are the masters of those ideas and appearances which present themselves from without; we can combine them, and systematize, and can set up in ourselves an order of ideas corresponding with the order of nature.
We find ourselves, when we try, compelled to lose our positive ideas of finite spaces in the negative idea of Immensity or Boundlessness, and our positive ideas of finite times in the negative thought of Endlessness.
We find ourselves inevitably " conscious of a different sort of perception," when we actually see the sun by day and when we only imagine the sun at night.
I also discuss the political situation with my dear father, and we decide the most perplexing questions quite as satisfactorily to ourselves as if I could see and hear.
We may waive just so much care of ourselves as we honestly bestow elsewhere.
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.
Also, as we are masters of Ulm, we cannot be deprived of the advantage of commanding both sides of the Danube, so that should the enemy not cross the Lech, we can cross the Danube, throw ourselves on his line of communications, recross the river lower down, and frustrate his intention should he try to direct his whole force against our faithful ally.
Now you know, Count," she said to Pierre, "even our dear cousin Boris, who, between ourselves, was very far gone in the land of tenderness..."
We can handle this job by ourselves.
Of course, we can go by ourselves.
We've both learned important lessons about ourselves.
I cannot speak, but I would tell him the evil I've done for the beast, and then ask him if he thought the curse was worth a wall we might have built ourselves!
We have two days to prepare ourselves.
We expect immortality not merely because we desire it; but because the desire itself arises from all that is best and truest and worthiest in ourselves.
This he finds in the sense we have of our own existence and of what we feel within ourselves.
3 Passing onward to Switzerland, we must content ourselves by referring to the list of works, forming a Bibliographia ornithologica Helvetica, drawn up by Dr Stolker for Dr Fatio's Bulletin de la Societe Ornithologique Suisse (ii.
Without pledging ourselves to the acceptance of all its details - some of which, as is only natural, cannot be sustained with our present knowledge - it is certainly not too much to say that Merrem's merits are almost incomparably superior to those of any of his predecessors.
We must provisionally affirm life and devote ourselves to social evolution, instead of striving after a happiness which is impossible; in so doing we shall find that morality renders life less unhappy than it would otherwise be.
The evolution of the distinct business of cotton broking is readily comprehensible when we remind ourselves that the requirements, as regards raw material, of all spinners are much alike generally, and that no spinner could afford to pay an expert to devote himself entirely to purchasing cotton for his mill.
We must here group these important epochs together, as distinguished from the later period of Roman rule, and confine ourselves to a brief notice of their principal monuments and a record of the discoveries by which they have been illustrated in recent years.
Hitherto we have generally restricted ourselves to syntheses which result in the production of a true benzene ring; but there are many reactions by which reduced benzene rings are synthesized, and from the compounds so obtained true benzenoid compounds may be prepared.
Restricting ourselves to compounds resulting from the fusion of benzene rings, we have first to consider naphthalene, C10H8, which consists of two benzene rings having a pair of carbon atoms in common.
If the latter epistle could be finally established as genuine, or its date fixed, it would give important evidence with regard to Ephesians; but in the present state of discussion we must confine ourselves to pointing out the fact.
The number of cartographers throughout Europe was considerable, and we confine ourselves to mentioning a few leading men.
"When we who call ourselves Imperialists talk of the British Empire we think of a group of states bound, not in an alliance - for affiances can be made and unmade - but in a permanent organic union.
We will confine ourselves here to algebraic complex numbers - that is, to complex numbers of the second order taken in connexion with that definition of multiplication which leads to ordinary algebra.
After pointing out the immense difficulties which he had had to encounter owing to the absence of any regular accounts, and above all of any of " those statistics which constitute the soul, indeed the very life of a public administration," and that it was therefore impossible for him to pretend that he had been able to free himself altogether from the effects of the past, the minister continues, " every time we have endeavoured to have recourse to the previous elements of appreciation, we found ourselves faced by the chaos which characterized former years.
If we restrict ourselves to this set of symbols we can uniquely pass from a product of real coefficients to the symbolic representations of such product, but we cannot, uniquely, from the symbols recover the real form, This is clear because we can write n-1 n-2 2 2n-3 3 a1a2 =a l a 2, a 1 a 2 = a 1 a2 while the same product of umbrae arises from n n-3 3 2n-3 3 aoa 3 = a l .a a 2 = a a 2 .
As this struggle is of too complex a nature to be described in detail, we must limit ourselves to a summary of its leading episodes.
Any obscurity that may hang over Huygens's principle is due mainly to the indefiniteness of thought and expression which we must be content to put up with if we wish to avoid pledging ourselves as to the character of the vibrations.
Trans., 1848, 227), limiting ourselves, however, to the case where the retarded and unretarded beams are contiguous and of equal width.
They declare that we are all the children of God, and therefore must consider ourselves as brothers and sisters.
It may appear a somewhat exaggerated assertion that glass was used for more purposes, and in one sense more extensively, by the Romans of the imperial period than by ourselves in the present day; but it is one which can be borne out by evidence.
The Lagrangian method being employed rarely, we shall confine ourselves to the Eulerian treatment.
In the present survey we shall limit ourselves to the great formative periods in this literature - in Judaism to 200 B.C. t0 A.D.
Since this book is discussed separately we shall content ourselves here with indicating a few of the conclusions now generally accepted.
seq., we at once feel ourselves transported into a different world.
For simplicity we confine ourselves to mixtures of two components, in which experience shows that three cases are to be recognized according as the components are (I) completely immiscible, (2) partially miscible, (3) miscible in all proportions.
The characteristic basis of a religion is the existence of a Power without us, so superior to ourselves as to command the complete submission of our whole life.
Oxy-acids are carboxylic acids which also contain a hydroxyl group; similarly we may have aldehyde-acids, ketone-acids, &c. Since the more important acids are treated under their own headings, or under substances closely allied to them, we shall here confine ourselves to general relations.
If we go back in imagination to the beginning of the Victorian era and ask what was then known of the history of Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia and Asia Minor, we find ourselves confronted with a startling paucity of knowledge.
Lastly, when we once have freed ourselves from the antipathy engendered by his severance of ethics from the field of politics, when we have once made proper allowance for his peculiar use of phrases like frodi onorevoli or scelleratezze gloriose, nothing is left but admiration for his mental attitude.
But the perusal of the piece obliges us to ask ourselves whether the author's radical conception of human nature was not false.
To these we shall now address ourselves.
Again, while the Gospel and the Epistle of John show marks of agreement which suggest a common authorship, the Apocalypse differs widely from both in its ideas and in its way of expressing them; we miss in it the frequent references to ` life,' ` light,' ` truth,' ` grace ' and ` love ' which are characteristic of the Apostle and find ourselves in a totally different region of thought..
Equally impossible was it thenceforth to assert the mediate or immediate certainty of material substance as the cause either of events in nature or of sensations in ourselves.
covenant and combine ourselves together into a civil body politic, for our better ordering and preservation and furtherance of the ends aforesaid; and by virtue hereof to enact, constitute and frame - [laws] - unto which we promise all due submission and obedience."
the already full, operative existence of eternal beauty, truth and goodness, of infinite Personality and Spirit independently of our action, and not, as in ethics, the simple possibility and obligation for ourselves to produce such-like things.
We may easily satisfy ourselves that, in every instance in which the sensation of sound is excited, the body whence the sound proceeds must have been thrown, by a blow or other means, into a state of agitation or tremor, implying the existence of a vibratory motion, or motion to and fro, of the particles of which it consists.
If, for the single toothed wheel, be substituted a set of four with a common axis, in which the teeth are in the ratios 4: 5: 6: 8, and if the card be rapidly passed along their edges, we shall hear distinctly produced the fundamental chord C, E, G, C 1 and shall thus satisfy ourselves that the intervals C, E; C, G and C, C 1 are, 2 and 2 respectively.
But we will content ourselves with noticing signs that the reminiscences of some eyewitness are recorded.
In the use of the ancient versions for the purposes of textual criticism there are three precautions which must always be observed; we must reasonably assure ourselves that we possess the version itself in its original integrity; we must eliminate such variants as have the appearance of originating merely with the translator; the remainder, which will be those that are due to a difference of text in the MS. (or MSS.) used by the translator, we must then compare carefully, in the light of the considerations just stated, with the existing Hebrew text, in order to determine on which side the superiority lies."
But even there it does not find the Highest, the One; it still hears a voice saying, " not we have made ourselves."
rat, bull, tiger, hare, dragon, serpent, horse, goat, ape, cock, dog, pig, which may possibly be an imitation of the ordinary Babylonian-Greek zodiac familiar to ourselves.
He did not minutely analyse the doctrine of predestination as Luther, Calvin and Zwingli did, contenting himself with the summary "Our Salvation is of God, our perdition of ourselves."
65, describes the first communion of the newly baptized: " After we have thus washed the person who has believed and conformed we lead him to the brethren so called, where they are gathered together, to offer public prayer both for ourselves and for the person illuminated, and for all others everywhere, earnestly, to the end that having learned the truth we may be made worthy to be found not only in our actions good citizens, but guardians of the things enjoined.
As in the 3rd century the Roman church decided in respect of baptism that the sacrament carries the church and not the church the sacrament, so in the dispute over the Eucharist it ended, in spite of more spiritual views essayed by Peter Lombard, by insisting on the more materialistic view at the fourth Lateran Council in 1215, whose decree runs thus: - " The body and blood of Jesus Christ are truly contained in the sacrament of the altar under the species of bread and wine, the bread and wine respectively being transubstantiated into body and blood by divine power, so that in order to the perfecting of the mystery of unity we may ourselves receive from his (body) what he himself receives from ours."
The phrases " discern the body " and " discern ourselves " in i Cor.
The idea, therefore, seems to be that as we must distinguish the holy food over which the words " This is my body " have been uttered from common food, so we must separate ourselves before eating it from all that is guilty and impure.
But this method of representation is a very imperfect one; we may easily impose on ourselves and others by strained and ambiguous renderings.
But when we descend from generals to particulars, we become less certain, and must here content ourselves with few details.
Poetry is the art of producing representations; (I) in words, rhythm and harmony (apyovia, " harmony " in the original sense); (2) of men like ourselves, or better as in tragedy, or worse as in comedy; (3) by means of narrative as in epic, or by action as in the drama.
At present we have still to content ourselves with a much diminished intensity of light when working with gratings, but there is some hope that the efforts to concentrate the light into one spectrum will soon be successful.
But my counsel is that we fall not to the lowest fare first: we will not, therefore, descend to Oxford fare, nor to the fare of New Inn, but we will begin with Lincoln's Inn diet, where many right worshipful men of great account and good years do live full well; which if we find ourselves the first year not able to maintain, then we will in the next year come down to Oxford fare, where many great learned and ancient fathers and doctors are continually conversant; while if our purses stretch not to maintain neither, then may we after, with bag and wallet, go a-begging together, hoping that for pity some good folks will give us their charity."
We consecrate ourselves either in a ritual act, as of baptism or ordination, vows or monkish initiation; or, without any implication of particular ceremonies, a man is said to consecrate himself to good works or learning.
Having, however, in consequence, lost his professorship at Jena, he gradually altered his views, until at length he decided that God is not mere moral order, but also reason and will, yet without consciousness and personality; that not mankind but God is the absolute; that we are only its direct manifestations, free but finite spirits destined by God to posit in ourselves Nature as the material of duty, but blessed when we relapse into the absolute; that Nature, therefore, is the direct manifestation of man, and only the indirect manifestation of God; and, finally, that being is the divine idea or life, which is the reality behind appearances.
The world, as he thought, on its physical side, always was a living body; and on its psychical side God always was its conscious spirit; and, so far from life arising from the lifeless, and consciousness from unconsciousness, the life and consciousness of the whole world are the origin of the lifeless and the unconscious in parts of it, by a kind of secondary automatism, while we ourselves are developed from our own mother-earth by differentiation.
Taking, then, will to be the essential thing in itself of which we are conscious, he deduces that we can infer that the psychical things in themselves beyond ourselves are also essentially " wills."
But his ardent love of consistency led him far away from Kant in the end; for he proceeded consistently from the assumption, that whatever we think beyond mental phenomena is ideal, to the logical conclusion that in practical matters our moral responsibility cannot prove the reality of a noumenal freedom, because, as on Kant's assumption we know ourselves from inner sense only as phenomena, we can prove only our phenomenal freedom.
By the environment he meant not a thing existing in itself, but only a counterpart (Gegenglied) of ourselves as central part (Centralglied).
" We cannot," he adds, " think ourselves as central part away."
His theory of "attuition," by which he supposes that we become conscious of objects outside ourselves, is his " return to dualism," and is indeed so like natural realism as to suggest that, like Ferrier, he starts from Hamilton to end in Hegel.
He maintained that the physical and the psychical are two orders which are parallel without interference; that the physical or objective order is merely phenomena, or groups of feelings, or " objects," while the psychical or subjective order is both a stream of feelings of which we are conscious in ourselves, and similar streams which we infer beyond ourselves, or, as he came to call them, " ejects "; that, if we accept the doctrine of evolution at all, we must carry these ejective streams of feelings through the whole organic world and beyond it to the inorganic world, as a " quasimental fact "; that at bottom both orders, the physical phenomena and the psychical streams, are reducible to feelings; and that therefore there is no reason against supposing that they are made out of the same " mind-stuff," which is the thing-in-itself.
Finally, returning to ourselves, we can conclude that, while the conscious in God is Spirit without Body, in us it is spirit with body.
Of the vast literature on this pontificate we must content ourselves with citing: Heinrich Finke, Aus den Tagen Bonifaz' VIII.
We can picture to ourselves how in the first period the savage smith, step by step, bettered his control over his fire, at once his source of heat and his deoxidizing agent.
" Let us fix our attention out of ourselves as much as possible; let us chase our imagination to the heavens or to the utmost limits of the universe; we never really advance a step beyond ourselves, nor can conceive any kind of existence, but those perceptions which have appeared in that narrow compass.
In this article we shall confine ourselves to the fatty compounds, from which the fundamental notions were first obtained; reference may be made to the article Chemistry: Organic, for the general structural relations of organic compounds, both fatty and aromatic.
It is the abasing of man, the exalting of God, - the belief that what He sends is all good, and that all the bad is from ourselves.
"By the banner of our Lutheran confession let us stand," he said in 1888; "folding ourselves in it, let us die" (T.
Historical and ethnographical discussions have led to no result; the most that can be said is that, if not a general term, "aborigines" may be the name of an Italian stock, about whom the ancients knew no more than ourselves.
The previous treatment of the motion of a rigid body had in every case been purely analytical, and so gave no aid to the formation of a mental picture of the body's motion; and the great value of this work lies in the fact that, as Poinsot himself says in the introduction, it enables us to represent to ourselves the motion of a rigid body as clearly as that of a moving point.
The nets are often very large, and are netted with a needle and mesh as in hand-netting among ourselves.
This makes them omit sensory judgments, and count only those which require ideas, and even general ideas expressed in general terms. Sigwart, for example, gives as instances of our most elementary judgments, " This is Socrates," " This is snow "- beliefs in things existing beyond ourselves which require considerable inferences from many previous judgments of sense and memory.
Inference The nature and analysis of inference have been so fully treated in the Introduction that here we may content ourselves with some points of detail.
But we can easily extricate ourselves from these confusions by comparing induction with different kinds of deduction.
judgment is always true of its sensible object, inferential judgments are not always true, but are true so far as they are logically inferred, however indirectly, from sense; and knowledge consists of sense, memory after sense and logical inference from sense, which, we must remember, is not merely the outer sense of our five senses, but also the inner sense of ourselves as conscious thinking persons.
When we have shaken ourselves free of the prejudice that all stars are first seen in the East, Oriental attempts at analysis of the structure of thought may be treated as negligible.
We proceed with the talk of instances and concern ourselves first with relations of inclusion and exclusion.
In transcendental analytic on the other hand we concern ourselves only with the transcendental " deduction " or vindication of the conditions of experience, and we have a logic of cognition in which we may establish our epistemological categories with complete validity.
We will therefore confine ourselves, so far as his predecessors are concerned, to attempts at interpretation which had geometrical applications in view.
But his result had to be submitted to another test, the Law of the Norms. As soon as he found, by trial, that this law was satisfied, he took the final step. " This led me," he says, " to conceive that perhaps, instead of seeking to confine ourselves to triplets,..
Others, such as the Barycentrische Calciil of Mobius, and the Methode des equipollences of Bellavitis, give elegant modes of treating space problems, so long as we confine ourselves to projective geometry and matters of that order; but they are limited in their field, and therefore need not be discussed here.
0) 2 = i suitable for non-Euclidean space, and w 2 = o suitable for Euclidean space; we confine ourselves to the second, and will call the indicated bi-quaternion p+wq an octonion.
In good citizenship morality is practised out of regard to certain preconceived notions of the needs, the health and happiness of ourselves, our fellows and the community at large.
The convention adopted a tariff plank drafted by McKinley, and, of far greater immediate importance, a plank, which declared that the Republican party was "opposed to the free coinage of silver, except by international agreement with the leading commercial nations of the world, which we pledge ourselves to promote, and until such agreement can be obtained the existing gold standard must be preserved."
He sums up his teaching in supreme love to God and a love for fellow-man like that we hold for ourselves (Mark xii.
On the other hand, it finds its religious solution in the trust in a power not ourselves which makes for the same righteousness which was incarnate in Jesus Christ.
For the present we confine ourselves to the consideration of displacements in two dimensions, so that the body is adequately represented by a thin lamina or plate.
We now restrict ourselves for the present to the systems of forces in one plane.
When we do so, we at once find ourselves in the presence of differences of the broadest kind.
But 1 "It is, perhaps, by surveying India that we at this day can best represent to ourselves and appreciate the vast external reform worked upon the heathen world by Christianity, as it was organized and executed throughout Europe by the combined authority of the Holy Roman Empire and the Church Apostolic."
Knowledge is explained by the principle that the several elements in the things outside us are perceived by the corresponding elements in ourselves.
Both these writers, more particularly the latter, had postulated in controverting Hobbes the existence of a moral sense to explain the fact that we approve benevolent actions, done either by ourselves or by others, which bring no advantage to ourselves.
That is the first and the highest knowledge, the only knowledge that can strictly be called immediate; and to ourselves we as the subject of will are truly the "immediate object."
About this time, indeed, there was in Scotland a remarkable approximation to that solution of the toleration difficulty which later ages have approved; for the regent was understood to favour the demand of the "congregation" that at least the penal statutes against heretics "be suspended and abrogated," and "that it be lawful to us to use ourselves in matters of religion and conscience as we must answer to God."
The trekkers had been told by the lieutenant-governor of the eastern province (Sir Andries Stockenstrom) that he was not aware of any law which prevented any British subject from settling in another country, and in the words of Piet Retief's declaration they quitted the colony "under the full assurance that the English government has nothing more to require of us, and will allow us to govern ourselves without its interference in future."
It is asking for nothing from others which we do not give ourselves.
Here he argues that the more love we have for ourselves, the less we can spare for our Maker.
Perfection lies in getting rid of self-hood altogether - in never thinking of ourselves, or even of the relation in which God stands to us.
We find ourselves on the verge of a system of abstractions, or " attributes turned into entities," as barren as any excogitated in medieval times.
Instead, therefore, of constantly beginning afresh in speculation, it should be our duty to attach ourselves to what may be considered the permanent results of historic developments.
Passing to the third decade, we find ourselves at once confronted by a question which has been long and fully discussed - the relation between Livy and Polybius.
We cannot, however, bind ourselves to this tradition.
Having through centuries undergone cruel injury, from technical imperfections at the outset, from disastrous atmospheric conditions, from vandalism and neglect, and most of all from unskilled repair, its remains have at last (1904-1908) been treated with a mastery of scientific resource and a tenderness of conscientious skill that have revived for ourselves and for posterity a great part of its power.
But, although this is so, it is perhaps hardly desirable to deprive ourselves of the use of two terms instead of one.
" Our principal weapon in the social war must be the destruction of English trade by our establishing trading companies for ourselves."
I will also relate the manner in which we dedicated ourselves to God when we had been made new through Christ.
Then they are brought by us where there is water, and are regenerated in the same manner in which we were ourselves regenerated.
Jacobi, accepting the law of reason and consequent as the fundamental rule of demonstrative reasoning, and as the rule explicitly followed by Spinoza, points out that, if we proceed by applying this principle so as to recede from particular and qualified facts to the more general and abstract conditions, we land ourselves, not in the notion of an active, intelligent creator of the system of things, but in the notion of an all-comprehensive, indeterminate Nature, devoid of will or intelligence.
(ii) If on the other hand we regard ourselves as dealing with pure number throughout, then, as multiplication is continued addition, we ought to include in our classification involution as continued multiplication.
Sensations, or the facts of the sensibility, are necessary; we do not impute them to ourselves.
Confining ourselves to cases where titration methods are not employed, the general order is as follows: carbon dioxide, olefines, oxygen, carbon monoxide, hydrogen, methane and nitrogen (by difference).
Without forgetting that Augustine was partly a symptom and only in part a cause - without committing ourselves to the one-sidedness of the great-man method of construing history - we must do justice to his supreme greatness.
Sacraments are a republication of the " Word " of the Gospel; we have to content ourselves with this rather evasive formula, so often employed by the Reformers.
C. Moberly this becomes an assertion that Christ has initiated a redemptive process of selfhumiliation, which we can prolong in ourselves by the help of sacraments if we choose; while W.
In instruction he gives the first place to " that which may direct us to heaven," and the second to " the study of prudence, or discreet conduct, and management of ourselves in the several occurrences of our lives, which most assists our quiet prosperous passage through this present life."
The hypothesis, that even our most profound and sublime speculations are all limited to data of the senses and of reflection, is crucially tested by the " modes " and " substances " and " relations " under which, in various degrees of complexity, we somehow find ourselves obliged to conceive those simple phenomena.
He likewise struggled bravely to be faithful to fact in his report of the state in which we find ourselves when we try to conceive continued personal identity.
Among other things he said, "It is, almost certain that within a generation the ever-increasing population of the United States will consume all the wheat grown within its borders, and will be driven to import like ourselves."
Though common sense will admit that virtues are the best of goods, it still undoubtedly conceives practical wisdom as chiefly exercised in providing those inferior goods which Aristotle, after recognizing the need or use of them for the realization of human well-being, has dropped out of sight; and the result is that, in trying to make clear his conception of practical wisdom, we find ourselves fluctuating continually between the common notion, which he does not distinctly reject, and the notion required as the keystone of his ethical system.
" The idea," he says, " of a Supreme Being, infinite in power, goodness, and wisdom, whose workmanship we are, and upon whom we depend, and the idea of ourselves, as understanding rati as are clear in us, would, I suppose, i pursued, afford such foundations of our d as might place morality among the sciences capable of demonstration; wherein, I doubt not, but from self-evident propositions, by necessary consequences as incontestable as those in mathematics, the measure of right and wrong might be made out."
The old theory that referred this approval entirely to self-love, is, he holds, easy to disprove by " crucial experiments " on the play of our moral sentiments; rejecting this, he finds the required explanation in the sympathetic pleasure that attends our perception of the conduciveness of virtue to the interests of human beings other than ourselves.
" There is not anything," he says, " of which we have more undeniably an intuitive perception, than that it is ` right to pursue and promote happiness,' whether for ourselves or for others."
Besides maxims relating to, virtue in general, - such as (r) that there is a right and wrong in conduct, but (2) only in voluntary conduct, and that we ought (3) to take pains to learn our duty, and (4) fortify ourselves against temptations to deviate from it - Reid states five fundamental axioms.
mil/ public spirit should be the prominent motive in the performance of all socially useful work, and that even hygienic precepts should be inculcated, not chiefly on grounds of prudence, but because " by squandering our health we disable ourselves from rendering services to our fellow-creatures."
Other maxims, such as that of leaving persons in distress to shift for themselves, we can easily conceive to be universal laws, but we cannot without contradiction will them to be such; for when we are ourselves in distress we cannot help desiring that others should help us.
Referring to special articles, Solar System, Star, Sun, MooN, &c. for a description of the various parts of the universe, we confine ourselves, at present, to setting forth a few of the most general modern conceptions of the universe.
Nor is that a being bound foranother's offence; for when it is said that we through Adam's sin have become obnoxious to the divine judgment, is is not to be taken as if we, being ourselves innocent and blameless, bear the fault of his offence, but that, we having been brought under a curse through his transgression, he is said to have bound us.
We are ourselves proofs of the unity of the real and the ideal, of thought and being, for we are both, our self-consciousness supplying the expression of the fact.
As we have in ourselves an instance of the identity of thought and being, we must suppose a universal identity of the ideal and real behind the antithesis which constitutes the world.
God is to be sought only in ourselves and in the world.
In cognition being is the object and in volition it is the purpose of thought: in the first case we receive (in our fashion) the object of thought into ourselves; in the latter we plant it out into the world.
It is in those two functions that the real life of the ego is manifested, but behind them is self-consciousness permanently present, which is always both subjective and objective - consciousness of ourselves and of the non-ego.
The extreme party of Sinn Fein (" ourselves alone ") were against it because of the power it gave to the government officials, and the Roman Catholic clergy because it involved local control of primary education, which would have imperilled their position as managers.
Not obedience to a moral law, but realization in ourselves of the divine life is the true ethical end.
The means whereby we put ourselves so in relation with Christ as to receive from Him his healing virtue are chiefly prayer and the sacraments of the church; mere works are never sufficient.
Savage men are like ourselves in curiosity and anxiety causas cognoscere rerum, but with our curiosity they do not possess our powers of attention.
But we cannot explain each detail in the legends as a myth of this or that natural phenomenon or process as understood by ourselves.
If we reinterpret the history of the family and its descent into Egypt, and belittle its increase into a nation, and if we figure to ourselves a more gradual occupation of Palestine, we destroy the entire continuity of history as it was understood by those who compiled the biblical history, and we have no evidence for any confident reconstruction.
(I) If the axes be given, we may avail ourselves of several constructions.
We must limit ourselves in this article to indicating the chief features of the phenomenon in the more important cases.
In a resume' it is manifestly impossible to pass in review every pharmacological substance, and we shall therefore confine ourselves to those groups which are of practical importance.
So soon as we make clear to ourselves the essential nature of this method, we are able to discern the specific difficulties or perplexities arising ' See further Idealism; Metaphysics; Logic, &c., where Kant's relation to subsequent thought is discussed.
The world must be represented as having originated from an idea, if it is to harmonize with that use of reason without which we should hold ourselves unworthy of reason - viz.
How we controlled ourselves sufficiently as not to gasp and startle Howie awake, I don't know.
Howie was right about one thing; it's imperative we keep this matter to ourselves until we firm some decisions.
I wracked my brains in an attempt to formulate some way we could safely utilize Howie's unique abilities and produce beneficial results without exposing ourselves to God knows what.
This rule was absolute; we forbade ourselves from divulging so much as a hint to anyone.
We've not even discussed the woman among ourselves, instead leaving time to dictate the direction the wind will carry this matter.
We found ourselves in the middle of something that dropped in our laps through no fault or effort of our own.
Balancing ourselves on the ladder and hammering over our heads proved incredibly difficult.
We shouldn't give ourselves away by using Bird Song's e-mail or mine.
I was thinking that we should share all this â€” not hog it all to ourselves.
This situation acknowledges what we may not want to admit to ourselves.
The irony of the situation in which we find ourselves today should be evident for all to see.
Thursday should not be an occasion for congratulating ourselves on how far we have come from the moral abyss of National Socialism.
aeonr some reason, when we're by ourselves, we spend eons wallowing in water.
Perhaps any search for common ground between the Greeks and ourselves is similarly a romantic affectation.
We pride ourselves in being a Real ale pub serving the best of local and national cask-conditioned ales.
To cut ourselves off from the major strategic alliance on our doorstep would be an act of supreme folly.
allot of local people from around Glastonbury who always went to parties like ourselves.
We pride ourselves on providing a truly all-round education, building students for life.
amusing ourselves into a Fit About 700 Japanese young people, mostly aged three to twenty, were hospitalized in mid-December with seizure-like symptoms.
Today we pride ourselves for having shaken off such primitive animism.
A lot of people around the world - including ourselves - leaped to Gibson's defense: of course the film was n't anti-Semitic.
apprehend by faith from outside of ourselves.
avian pandemic menaces not only our poultry farmers, but potentially ourselves.
They are not of our race, it is true, yet compassion well befits beings so fairly favored as ourselves.
beloved brethren, in ourselves?
Going against ourselves Like the flower, we humans have the same birthright.
But, like ourselves, Luxemburg opposes any suppression of criticism, even bourgeois criticism.
Surely we should take it upon ourselves to extend the olive branch of reconciliation?
Well, what are we, beloved brethren, in ourselves?
Shall I and thy mother and thy brethren indeed come to bow down ourselves to thee to the earth?
We are led to see ourselves touching his clammy magician's hands, and almost to imagine wiping the hair from his fevered brow.
For some reason, we let ourselves get painted as dangerous buffoons who are living in the past.
The world, in the person of those we meet, must shape our lives or else we become unhealthy caricatures of ourselves.
Once we begin examining ourselves, we will experience catharsis many, many times.
overwhelmed by choice we allow ourselves to be swayed by brand.
Luangpor looked after us but he did n't coddle us, and as much as possible left us to find out for ourselves.
commodityall citizens of the world and should conduct ourselves as human beings, not trading commodities.
We may have conceit, we may find ourselves important or we may be jealous.
It requires that we consciously abandon the deeply ingrained conceit that we have any goodness in and of ourselves, apart from God.
Soelle: In a language world dominated by consumerism, we can only express ourselves in the categories of having.
It would have done so financially as well until local councellors convinced social services that we had bankrupted ourselves doing their job for them.
In fact, there are ways in which we can help ourselves become more creative.
We could resign ourselves to them with world-weary cynicism.
daylong workshop, we will dig deep into ourselves to find the determination to make a real shift in understanding.
Perhaps, in view of our ongoing social decadence, we have brought this upon ourselves.
As balloon decorators we pride ourselves on being able to create a stunning scheme for your event, whatever the occasion may be.
There was a good mix of sightseeing, culture, tasting the local delicacy (guinea-pig) as well as time to ourselves.
demonizean>demonizing people in this way we absolve ourselves of the task of being attentive to what they have to say.
dialectic of history, however, sometimes acts to turn our own slogans against ourselves.
Most of us, when in some direction we think ourselves to be strong, are in dire peril of collapse.
We have also dedicated ourselves to the hard, slow, painstaking work of advancing disarmament at the multilateral level.
Just as Christ does not disassociate Himself from a sinner like me, so we ought not to disassociate ourselves from our fellow sinners.
dole money out to help support ourselves, really.
They remind us of the inner jogo and teaches us to conquer ourselves before we seek dominion over others.
Since 1995 (The 10 th edition) we have published them ourselves.
If you and I want to fan those embers of revival into full flames we must start with ourselves.
Constructed to the highest quality, we pride ourselves on supplying high end products.
enthused by the prospect, how do we motivate ourselves to get into the healthy habit?
As always the winter was full of socials and the odd very rare winter carp and on one occasion we truly excelled ourselves.
familiarizeOTES: In both villages we did the introductions, went over names, just familiarizing ourselves.
While avoiding fanaticism, we must give ourselves with loving enthusiasm to the service of others.
But if He does that, we have to look at ourselves and ask what we've done to lose the favor of God.
fearless moral inventory of ourselves.
Those of us who do launch ourselves into the bigger gene pool soon reap the benefits and become much better fencers.
Having extricated ourselves, we motor off down the canal in a huge flotilla.
We learned to keep ourselves clear, rather than relying on somebody else having made a machine foolproof.
forefathers used to say: ' the best for God, the rest for ourselves ' .
We need to make an effort to start schemes ourselves, and get local authorities actively fostering and encouraging community wind power.
If we're confining ourselves to organ fugues that's a bit optimistic isn't it?
It may be a useful exercise to ask ourselves which are the propositions of great generality in cybernetics?
gentrifyat goes for the norm among our gentrified classes is often beyond the ken of humbler souls like ourselves.
glimpsed so fleetingly and in so many guises that it has become ourselves.
In the rosy glow of an FA Cup win perhaps we can allow ourselves some optimism.
That's not to say we should go around hating ourselves or that we must never enjoy the goodness of God's creation.
Hope you can remember for the future that we often give ourselves terrible grief by resisting what is right for us!
Hedge-laying The younger hawthorns between ourselves and our neighbor's gardens were at a perfect stage for laying.
Clearly that does not always happen and if we desire to become heterosexual, perhaps we should ask ourselves why?
hiccups in the process of keeping ourselves informed.
In prayer we quieten the hubbub of the day and hear a deeper part of ourselves instead.
To stop ourselves from looking like grinning idiots we needed ' Cold ' .
immoderate to believe that we should defend ourselves against our enemies.
We asked ourselves whether the time had not come for my wife to be delivered from her agonizing and apparently incurable headaches?
indefinable feeling of having failed ourselves.
infirmitypter 15 1 We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
We may not consider ourselves to be wealthy, but are we greedy and do we knowingly or unknowingly perpetuate injustices?
Too much party discussion is purely internal, talking to ourselves.
All these symbolize different yet interrelated aspects of ourselves.
We pride ourselves on our state-of-the-art, highly intuitive web interface.
Slaves to detail must not win urban battle We have wound ourselves into a Gordian knot.
Our greatest enemy will be our own lack of faith in ourselves, our own lack of confidence.
learn out how to govern ourselves with justice and equity, learning from the mistakes of the current age.
September found us ready to fit the cork lino, which we found very easy to fit ourselves.
Everybody got so listless that for once I and my dreamer found ourselves in the lead.
For two hours, with one short break, she keeps at it: introducing ourselves (" Como te llamas?
The index will also challenge those like ourselves who promote new localism to prove that it can make a difference.
loonydidn't like the term mentally ill; among ourselves we affectionately called each other Loonies.
We abandoned our candy floss and got to work trying to lift the manhole by ourselves.
We pride ourselves on being creative, with great, some would say manic, attention to detail.
We must avail ourselves of rights and duties in equal measure.
A new set of coins from the royal mint offers a fresh chance to ask ourselves who we are.
mitredesigned and fitted ourselves, and our carpenter has done worktop miters.
moments of revelation that we cannot generate ourselves, but come from the dramatic effect of someone else's perceptions.
The main purpose of Book I is to explain Keplers laws of planetary motion, so lets remind ourselves of these.
We made ourselves comfortable in the restaurant, where simple white napery contrasted with the old photographs of metropolitan life.
We realize how much our perception of the Other owes to our own narcissism, our inversion of ourselves into the other.
needful work is to distinguish ourselves from our machines.
We, drawn into That orbit, filled ourselves out like the orb of the moon.
We will concern ourselves only with the overflow of dynamic buffers, otherwise known as stack-based buffer overflows.
overprinted stationery ourselves on purpose-built machines.
I guessed this was as much to ensure we did n't overtax ourselves as anything else.
Previous topics have included ' People who help us ', ' Plants and things that y ow ' and ' Ourselves ' .
How are we preparing ourselves to combat the next pandemic?
paradoxical to say that we ought to love ourselves more than our neighbors.
Not only does mainstream research on high altitude physiology support this premise, but we have experienced it ourselves.
We may forgive posterity for the paucity of information left to us, but we ourselves shall not be judged so lightly by posterity.
We shall therefore confine ourselves to what, in the main, may be regarded as preliminary.
That is something that we are still only learning, so we should beware of being too presumptuous ourselves.
profligate ways before we end by destroying both ourselves and His world.
We hadn't got enough food or water and we had n't psyched ourselves up for this.
snow quartz helps us to have a focus of purity in ourselves.
quieten the hubbub of the day and hear a deeper part of ourselves instead.
Transformed with the goodly transformation of the transfiguration of Christ, we find ourselves made radiant by our good works, magnifying it.
We also recommitted ourselves then to the Road Map.
Our -ism is declared in our almost religious devotion to a life determined, not from within ourselves, but by divine technological whim.
We are constantly renewing ourselves, cell by cell, second by second, every minute of our lives.
salutary to remind ourselves of the story so far.
Because He's the savior, there is no other savior, and we can't save ourselves.
We know ' cause we're quite scruffy ourselves!
But we ought to exercise enough self-criticism to ask ourselves whether it would not be better to pool competences in some cases.
You made us rise above ourselves, to become less selfish, to think of others first, to make an effort.
We found ourselves at Albert where the Madonna, having been hit by shellfire, hung down from the top of a church.
sniggered at a few ourselves... particularly like those Ozzfest snapshots in Throwdown's diary.
In great part, it is by carrying the message of recovery to others like ourselves that we keep our own sobriety.
avoiding solipsism requires that we assign consciousness (or reality) to everyone we could meet who is sufficiently similar to ourselves.
spasmodic efforts to dress ourselves in the colors of medieval feudalism.
Or we slip and fall yet again to our desires of one sort or another and feel angry with ourselves for being so spineless.
We just have to arm ourselves with pepper spray.
swat flies, kill snakes and protect ourselves against robbers and murderers.
swaying backward and forward at an angle of forty-five degrees with no way of stopping or protecting ourselves.
Having found ourselves parked at the rear of a beach taverna we decided to have a meal rather than seek out a sunbed.
By the end of the evening, we find ourselves invited to join a national telethon on the coming Friday for children with disabilities.
Who can predict what perils we may unwittingly unleash upon ourselves, without even realizing our mistake for years or decades?
We see ourselves as articulating the visions and the hopes and dreams of the ordinary people of our continent.
We pride ourselves upon offering the ultimate in skin care and body care treatments thus enhancing total body wellness.
We couldn't make ourselves heard through the roaring gales, and there was a total whiteout.
wipeout mankind but who should we try and wipe ourselves out?
It examines the position we find ourselves in with regard to the person who has committed the wrongdoing.
We are also publishers ourselves - publishing yearbooks covering key sectors of the industry.
The further assumption, that the modified notions thus gained have an objective meaning, and that they somehow correspond to the real order of the existing world which of course they can never actually describe, depends upon a general confidence which we must have in our reasoning powers, and in the significance of a world in which we ourselves with all the necessary courses of our thoughts have a due place assigned.
All our errors in explaining the origin of human society arise from our obstinacy in believing that primitive man was entirely similar to ourselves, who are civilized, i.e.
and the souls of Henry V., Thomas, duke of Clarence, and all the dukes, earls, barons, knights, squires and other nobles and subjects of our father who during the time and in the service of our father and ourselves ended their lives in the wars of the kingdom of France, and for the souls of all the faithful departed."
Ever since those early days I had felt the impulse to describe them, but as is the case with all profound emotions, whether intellectual or moral, what we most desire to realize to ourselves we are the least inclined to reveal to the world at large.
They bear upon very varied matters,' and we must confine ourselves here to a brief rÃ©sumÃ©.
If we even stop for an instant to ask ourselves how a word ought to be spelled, the deeper we ponder that one word by itself the more hopeless grows the hesitation.
As he maintains that probability may and ought to be our guide in life, he is content with proving in the first chapter of the Analogy that " a future life is probable from similar changes (as death) already undergone in ourselves and in others, and from our present powers, which are likely to continue unless death destroy them."
We might mislead ourselves if we interpreted this expression as referring to moral goodness; on the other hand, Plato more than most of the Greeks thinks of moral virtue as an imitation of God.
We must content ourselves by referring to the progress of physical (including chemical) theory, which has led to the great generalization of the conservation of energy; to the discovery of the fundamental chemical identity of the matter of our planet and of other celestial bodies, and of the chemical relations of organic and inorganic bodies; to the advance of astronomical speculation respecting the origin of the solar system, &c.; to the growth of the science of geology which has necessitated the conception of vast and unimaginable periods of time in the past history of our globe, and to the rapid march of the biological sciences which has made us familiar with the simplest types and elements of organism; finally, to the development of the science of anthropology (including comparative psychology, philology, &c.), and to the vast extension and improvement of all branches of historical study.
But if we accept either view we have still to examine the process of construction in detail, with a view to ascertaining the stages by which proteid is built up. Here unfortunately we find ourselves in the region of speculation and hypothesis rather than in that of fact.
When we come to phenomena such as proliferations, vivipary, the development of Lammas shoots, adventitious buds, epicormic branches, and to those malformations of flowers known as peloria, phyllody, virescence, &c. while assured that definite, and in many cases recognizable, physiological disturbances are,at work, we find ourselves on the borderland between patho~gical and physiological variation, where each case must be examined with dtie regard to all the circumstances, and no generalization seems possible beyond what has been sketched.
Confining ourselves for the moment to forms of explicit address, we may group these under three categories according as the power addressed is conceived by the applicant to be on a higher, or on much the same, or on a lower plane of dignity and authority as compared with himself.
But, confining ourselves to what is here our special business, it is to be remarked that perhaps the heaviest blow dealt at these strange doctrines was that delivered by Rennie, who, in an edition of Montagu's Ornithological Dictionary (pp. xxxiii.-1v.), published in 1831 and again issued in 1833, attacked the Quinary System, and especially its application to ornithology by Vigors and Swainson, in a way that might perhaps have demolished it, had not the author mingled with his undoubtedly sound reason much that is foreign to any question with which a naturalist, as such, ought to deal - though that herein he was only following the example of one of his opponents, who had constantly treated the subject in like manner, is to be allowed.
In so far we have embodied in the first part of the epic dim recollections of actual events, but we soon leave the solid ground of fact and find ourselves soaring to the heights of genuine myth.
It will be more appropriate here, without giving what would be a needless repetition of considerations, both historical and theoretical, which appear in other articles, to confine ourselves to two general questions, (I) the history of the various schemes of classification, or Morphography, and (2) the consideration of the main tendencies iii the study of zoology since Darwin.
We should delude ourselves by entertaining the hope that matters would mend by-and-by..
In this article, which covers the science of Acoustics, we shall consider only the physical aspect of sound, that is, the physical phenomena outside ourselves which excite our sense of hearing.
It is on our familiarity with modes of transmission such as these, and with the exact analyses of them which the science of mathematical physics has been able to make, that our predilection for filling space with an aethereal transmitting medium, constituting a universal connexion between material bodies, largely depends; perhaps ultimately it depends most of all, like all our physical conceptions, on the intimate knowledge that we can ourselves exert mechanical effect on outside bodies only through the agencies of our limbs and sinews.
Both of these papal secretaries were mentioned in complimentary terms by Erasmus in his celebrated dialogue, the Ciceronianus (1528), in which no less than one hundred and six Ciceronian scholars of all nations are briefly and brilliantly reviewed, the slavish imitation of Cicero denounced, and the law laid down that " to speak with propriety we must adapt ourselves to the age in which we live - an age that differs entirely from that of Cicero."
This we are in a position to apprehend and constructively to exhibit to ourselves in the successive forms which its development assumes, for it is the same spirit, though unconscious, of which we become aware in selfconsciousness.
There we must figure to ourselves the philosopher, constantly referring to his autograph rolls; entering references and cross-references; correcting, rewriting, collecting and arranging them according to their subjects; showing as well as reading them to his pupils; with little thought of publication, but with his whole soul concentrated on being and truth.
The question has been fully discussed by C. Runge in the second volume of Kayser's Handbuch (see also Magneto-Optics), and we may therefore content ourselves with the mention of the law discovered by Th.
The conclusion of his epistemology is that we start with ourselves positing subjective sensations - e.g.