Personal sentence examples

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  • We all have a personal life.

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  • He was on a personal quest.

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  • "Then you have no idea how personal it gets," Gabriel snapped.

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  • Much the case with Howie and Julie, I felt the personal lives of our group deserved their own space to address their own problems.

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  • This was my first great sorrow--my first personal experience with death.

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  • Surely this wasn't a personal file.

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  • Quinn, consider it a personal favor... from the guy you appointed boss.

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  • The faces all expressed animation and apprehension, but it seemed to Pierre that the cause of the excitement shown in some of these faces lay chiefly in questions of personal success; his mind, however, was occupied by the different expression he saw on other faces--an expression that spoke not of personal matters but of the universal questions of life and death.

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  • I was merely expressing a personal opinion.

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  • "It's not personal," she replied.

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  • He stopped in her personal zone, too close, but she wasn't about to back down this time.

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  • He left it at the desk, as he wasn't up to the small talk a personal delivery would entail.

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  • It wasn't simply a personal matter to Dulce.

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  • Dean poked about while she was gone, but the newly moved-in apartment had little in the way of personal objects.

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  • He never wanted to deal with the unexpected in his personal life again.

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  • Do you always visit the relatives of accident victims on your personal time?

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  • Still, you must have some personal observations... thoughts... feelings?

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  • Is it possible that on account of court and personal considerations tens of thousands of lives, and my life, my life," he thought, "must be risked?"

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  • It was ridiculous - sending him into town after such personal items when she was perfectly capable of going by herself.

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  • I myself, not being built to eat, have no personal experience in such matters.

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  • He always did, no matter what the personal cost.

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  • Whoever lived here had nothing personal to show, no pieces of his personality for her to dissect before she faced him.

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  • The 1920s to 1950s renderings of what people thought the future would look like are full of things like personal jetpacks and flying cars.

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  • Imagine that every word you said was recorded by your personal recorder and automatically transcribed.

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  • Our personal security remains constantly on high alert.

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  • Their history was too personal for her to feel uncomfortable standing near-naked to a man who'd had a crush on her for a while.

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  • The more he realized the absence of all personal motive in that old man--in whom there seemed to remain only the habit of passions, and in place of an intellect (grouping events and drawing conclusions) only the capacity calmly to contemplate the course of events--the more reassured he was that everything would be as it should.

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  • People will only contribute to the extent that their most personal information is protected.

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  • Kutuzov, without looking at Wolzogen, gave directions for the order to be written out which the former commander-in-chief, to avoid personal responsibility, very judiciously wished to receive.

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  • I'll record the facts from my personal point of view, and my observation.

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  • Not only were we rewarded by the success of Howie's activities but our new personal situations were blissful.

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  • To him, it is a chess game, not personal combat.)

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  • Then he vividly pictured to himself Bogucharovo, his occupations in the country, his journey to Ryazan; he remembered the peasants and Dron the village elder, and mentally applying to them the Personal Rights he had divided into paragraphs, he felt astonished that he could have spent so much time on such useless work.

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  • It's a personal vendetta.

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  • Doctors came to see her singly and in consultation, talked much in French, German, and Latin, blamed one another, and prescribed a great variety of medicines for all the diseases known to them, but the simple idea never occurred to any of them that they could not know the disease Natasha was suffering from, as no disease suffered by a live man can be known, for every living person has his own peculiarities and always has his own peculiar, personal, novel, complicated disease, unknown to medicine--not a disease of the lungs, liver, skin, heart, nerves, and so on mentioned in medical books, but a disease consisting of one of the innumerable combinations of the maladies of those organs.

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  • There are zero personal memories.

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  • Deidre looked up at him as he entered her personal space, at once flustered and irritated.

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  • This reminds me that Dr. Hale used to give a personal touch to his letters to me by pricking his signature in braille.

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  • To the joy and pride of the whole army, a personal interview was refused, and instead of the Sovereign, Prince Dolgorukov, the victor at Wischau, was sent with Savary to negotiate with Napoleon if, contrary to expectations, these negotiations were actuated by a real desire for peace.

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  • Behind Prince Bagration rode an officer of the suite, the prince's personal adjutant, Zherkov, an orderly officer, the staff officer on duty, riding a fine bobtailed horse, and a civilian--an accountant who had asked permission to be present at the battle out of curiosity.

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  • What in God's name would make you ask a personal question like that?

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  • The actors of 1812 have long since left the stage, their personal interests have vanished leaving no trace, and nothing remains of that time but its historic results.

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  • I know you had a personal relationship with the jerk.

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  • That arousing of the people by their sovereign and his call to them to defend their country--the very incitement which was the chief cause of Russia's triumph in so far as it was produced by the Tsar's personal presence in Moscow--was suggested to the Emperor, and accepted by him, as a pretext for quitting the army.

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  • Her courage almost gave out at the idea of walking into the devil's personal hangout.

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  • Do we not do the same in our personal lives?

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  • Beside him was Simon Chekmar, his personal attendant, an old horseman now somewhat stiff in the saddle.

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  • When she understood them her personal feeling became interwoven in the prayers with shades of its own.

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  • It seemed to her that it was only a personal struggle between "Granddad" and "Long-coat" as she termed Bennigsen.

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  • Though this news was being concealed from the inhabitants, the officials--the heads of the various government departments--knew that Moscow would soon be in the enemy's hands, just as Count Rostopchin himself knew it, and to escape personal responsibility they had all come to the governor to ask how they were to deal with their various departments.

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  • It appears so to us because we see only the general historic interest of that time and do not see all the personal human interests that people had.

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  • They spoke of personal reminiscences, of amusing scenes they had witnessed during the campaign, and avoided all talk of their present situation.

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  • I can only imagine other uses you might have embraced, for personal financial enhancement.

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  • Will you answer something personal, Damian?

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  • "I guess I should feel honored to have your personal attention," she said acidly.

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  • "I just hope she doesn't intend to further pay you back in some other more personal way," Cynthia cautioned.

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  • The system will also look for anything they've written publicly about this place (Yelp, Facebook, personal blog) and which superlatives they used to describe it.

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  • We're just co-workers and Howie deserves his personal life.

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  • The armory was not the collection of a wealthy connoisseur; this was the personal armory of a man accustomed to killing often.

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  • He knew Cynthia would not look kindly on any direct line of questioning in the personal area of parentage.

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  • Their professional then personal relationships had centered around her and her illness.

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  • They may have missed on specifics (such as each of us owning a personal jet pack and a flying car) but in general were dead-on.

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  • That is, agree in principle but decline any personal accountability.

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  • The more I have a personal vested interest in your success, the better.

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  • If anyone gave or asked for personal news, it was done in a whisper and they immediately reverted to general matters.

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  • Sonya was not less agitated than her friend by the latter's fear and grief and by her own personal feelings which she shared with no one.

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  • The next day, Ethel Reagan reported in her Boston paper on a personal interview with Youngblood.

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  • He didn't even prattle on about some alleged personal experiences in a diamond mine in Africa, a search for gold or other such nonsense he was expected to resurrect or invent.

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  • No more personal weakness.

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  • It's more of a personal debt.

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  • Two more vamps assigned as Jonny's guards stood on either side of the door to his personal chambers.

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  • From what I understood, that guy and Romas's eldest brother have personal issues with each other and are constantly hazing each other.

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  • "Donnie seems comfortable here," she added, as if she felt compelled to move the conversation to less personal ground.

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  • I don't have any business asking you anything personal...about your friends.

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  • Maybe her personal effects are in another bag.

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  • But Ryland's personal knowledge of her was limited to a couple rolls in the hay a dozen years ago.

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  • Aside from our personal observation that he was a first class son of a bitch, everything else about him came from Edith.

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  • He said, "They are mine, they are personal and I will choose with whom to share them."

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  • Jackson wanted to ask her so many more personal questions.

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  • He played all his most personal compositions, and continued to create new works inspired by her.

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  • They would entertain Connor and Sarah occasionally, yet, when doing so, always chose less personal music.

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  • Some songs are very personal for us and we choose not to share them with anyone.

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  • Alex replaced the last desk drawer and closed the box of personal items on his desk.

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  • Her personal net buzzed, and she touched the area behind her ear again.

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  • The Guardian's voice drifted over her personal net.

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  • He tapped his personal net implant and murmured "Angel" to direct the implant in his brain to contact her.

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  • This was not a personal message to a companion.

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  • Lana reached into her bag and pulled out her personal vault.

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  • She sent him a page through his personal net and sat down again.

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  • He handed her a bag with her micro and her personal vault.

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  • She'd removed her personal identifiers, hacked into the government's tracking mainframe to deactivate the implant in her brain, and changed into the black tactical uniform Elise brought her over her civilian grays.

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  • "Hey, Elise," Dan said, tapping the button behind his hear to access his personal net.

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  • He received a page over his personal net.

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  • His personal net vibrated, indicating someone was trying to contact him.

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  • Brady is one of the best and brightest soldiers the PMF has, as well as a personal friend.

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  • The only thing remotely personal she owned—her photo viewer—had been destroyed on the Peak.

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  • The warehouse had been divided up with hanging blankets into a maze of hallways and personal rooms.

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  • If you … when you find her, I'm assigning you as her personal protection and sending you both somewhere safe.

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  • She's my personal charge.

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  • He closed his personal net, needing to concentrate.

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  • If I'm not mistaken, the souls of your assassins are more of a personal collection than an official one.

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  • Apart from the pictures, there was nothing personal in or on the desk.

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  • The file had listed the reason as "personal."

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  • There was no way he would admit it, but his personal scenario matched Fred O'Connor's to a tee, even though his practical side was embar­rassed to even consider the possibility.

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  • Their only company was an inquisitive cow that stared at these intruders in her personal domain.

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  • He reluctantly pawed through the clutter on her bureau and the personal items in her bureau draw­ers, urged by Randy, who hoped the letter might have been left behind.

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  • It's personal, that's all.

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  • There was no point in bringing Katie into their personal affairs – even if she had injected herself there.

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  • It's not your personal responsibility to make this right.

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  • Me as your personal slave? she hedged.

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  • He'd entered the city with the men he brought - -his personal guard - -and left only Vara with the queen.

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  • Taran trailed him and his personal guard, answering questions dutifully.

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  • Some people don't know the difference between being friendly and indicating personal interest.

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  • He protected your picture as if it was his personal property.

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  • Their personal problems seemed small at this point.

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  • Clara thought the stranger's interest was personal, but she couldn't be farther from the truth.

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  • Your personal life is none of my business.

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  • It's a matter of personal preference.

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  • And no personal life for her.

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  • The words were spoken with effort through his clenched teeth, as if the admittance was a personal insult.

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  • A quick peek into her mind informed him that April Madera – the personal assistant Ingrid hired – was storming off while the Natural Jessi remained.

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  • As soon as the words were out, she was furious with herself for revealing something personal.

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  • She didn't have the patience or interest to be a real personal assistant.

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  • Xander. Jessi is my personal assistant.

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  • Once you have her, you have your personal assistant toss her out the next morning.

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  • Sorry. I'm Jessi, his personal assistant.

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  • While at home Hastings is said to have attached himself to literary society; and it may be inferred from his own letters that he now made the personal acquaintance of Samuel Johnson and Lord Mansfield.

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  • The slaves were employed either in domestic service - as household managers, attendants or personal escorts - or in work of other kinds, agricultural or urban.

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  • 1629), echo devoted his life to the personal investigation of the catacombs, the results of which were given to the world in 1632 in a huge folio, entitled Roma sotterranea, profusely illustrated with rude but faithful plans and engravings.

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  • He believed in a personal Son of God who was the Reason and Wisdom of God; and he believed that this Son of God really became incarnate though he speaks of him almost invariably as the Word, and attaches little value to his human nature.

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  • In their attitude toward him could still be felt both uncertainty as to who he might be – perhaps a very important person – and hostility as a result of their recent personal conflict with him.

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  • Something was lacking in them, they were not clear, they were too one-sidedly personal and brain-spun.

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  • In both cases his personal activity, having no more force than the personal activity of any soldier, merely coincided with the laws that guided the event.

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  • Napoleon, too, carried away his own personal tresor, but on seeing the baggage trains that impeded the army, he was (Thiers says) horror-struck.

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  • And to all Denisov's persuasions, Petya replied that he too was accustomed to do everything accurately and not just anyhow, and that he never considered personal danger.

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  • Pierre's insanity consisted in not waiting, as he used to do, to discover personal attributes which he termed "good qualities" in people before loving them; his heart was now overflowing with love, and by loving people without cause he discovered indubitable causes for loving them.

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  • It would be wrong to extrapolate that all Californians are surfers, based only on a few personal experiences.

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  • What they had witnessed in the last hour required the silence of personal reflection.

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  • Then let me express a personal opinion as well.

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  • Yes, but for what reason... for my personal enjoyment?

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  • He laid out how doctors should conduct themselves professionally, how to record patient records, and even suggested matters of personal hygiene for physicians, right down to their fingernails.

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  • (I answered, "They should get jobs at the factory that would make the lawnmowers; it would pay better.") Personal computers and the Internet have come under criticism in this regard.

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  • Anything that requires the unamplified direct labor of a person won't either, such as a personal trainer, a babysitter, or a masseuse.

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  • I think most people around the world will seek personal excellence.

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  • Given so many different nutritional theories and viewpoints, most people base their own nutritional philosophies on a combination of two factors: personal experience and social/political worldview.

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  • How do I reconcile my personal choices with my statement that the farm of the future is a good thing?

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  • I have an extensive library of very old recipe books, including several "autographs"—original, handwritten, unpublished, personal cookbooks—that date back to the early 1700s.

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  • Despite all the terror of what had happened during those last days and during the first days of their journey, this feeling that Providence was intervening in her personal affairs cheered Sonya.

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  • That door over there is your personal bathroom.

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  • Our need for secrecy, all five of us, extended far beyond personal culpability.

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  • Of course, she could have used sign language, but that would have been distracting - and it wouldn't have been as personal.

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  • The conversation was getting too personal.

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  • Yet it was touching and somehow personal.

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  • It's kind of personal.

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  • "By letting them attack you, Harmony made a personal affront to the Dark One," Gabriel explained.

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  • I'm sorry I got hot when you questioned my parents, but that was too personal.

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  • I didn't know you and, frankly, you were getting rather personal.

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  • Death is the most universal experience possible, true, but it's also the most personal.

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  • Wonder if he'll be too important for his personal zoo.

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  • He had death's personal assistant.

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  • He drew out the name, and she sensed a personal connection to the white-haired man.

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  • It's personal, isn't it?

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  • The demons and were-things and the Dark One.s personal creations.

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  • "Madame, your sister.s car has just entered the property," Kris.s personal secretary said.

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  • Hoping they.d fix his Rhyn problem for him, he entered the castle and headed straight to the office of his personal secretary.

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  • He.d been spared for what he knew of the Immortals, and Darkyn had taken a personal liking to him.

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  • Whatever issue is between you two, it.s too personal for him to forget, and he takes it out on me when you.re not around, she said.

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  • Most had attacked the castle while Darkyn.s personal guard went after Sasha.

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  • Jade hadn.t wanted to come; he.d asked a personal favor of Darkyn not to come.

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  • Ready my personal ship for the flight to Qatwal.

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  • Prisoner… personal issues … hazing … just got caught this time.

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  • I ask for your attention one last time, as a personal favor to me.

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  • I see no reason to tell you something personal.

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  • Our disagreement is mainly personal.

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  • Dusty's wife was the sister of Jonny, making him the brother with the most personal connection to the Black God.

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  • To comprehend the real position we are forced to the conviction that the world of facts is the field in which, and that laws are the means by which, those higher standards of moral and aesthetical value are being realized; and such a union can again only become intelligible through the idea of a personal Deity, who in the creation and preservation of a world has voluntarily chosen certain forms and laws, through the natural operation of which the ends of His work are gained.

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  • We have already mentioned the final conception in which Lotze's speculation culminates, that of a personal Deity, Himself the essence of all that merits existence for its own sake, who in the creation and government of a world has voluntarily chosen certain laws and forms through which His ends are to be realized.

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  • The actual result of his personal inquiries, the great idea which lies at the foundation of his philosophy, we know.

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  • In 1734 he was appointed under-secretary of state, and he soon gained a position of great personal influence with George II.

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  • On the strength of these works he offered himself as a candidate for the university chair of jurisprudence, but as he had no personal or family influence was not elected.

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  • The names of leading legislators, which we so often find recorded in the history of primitive peoples, are symbols and myths, merely serving to mark an historic period or epoch by some definite and personal denomination.

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  • For nations, or rather tribes, were then distinguished by personal names only.

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  • The court was composed exclusively of senators, some of whom might have been his personal friends.

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  • In a personal interview Metternich offered to take him into the government service.

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  • His rivals saw how his intense personal ambition and egoism led him always to assume the chief place, and to use his parliamentary position to establish himself as leader of the nation.

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  • took a strong personal interest.

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  • Their personal sympathy for each other continued to the end, though at the outset at least their political views differed.

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  • Even Napoleon, though enraged at the firmness with which he maintained the papal claims, could, not resist his personal fascination.

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  • A personal description.

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  • The inhabitants of tropical America sometimes keep fireflies in small cages for purposes of illumination, or make use of the insects for personal adornment.

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  • During the first weeks of the queen's sorrow after the battle, Gavin, with one or two colleagues of the council, acted as personal adviser, and it may be taken for granted that he supported the pretensions of the young earl.

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  • Painful relations between father and son, quite apart from the personal antipathies already existing, were therefore inevitable.

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  • The judicial powers of the county court are confined to probate, the appointment of executors, administrators and other personal representatives, and the settlement of their accounts, matters relating to apprentices and to contested elections for county and district officers.

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  • When a husband dies 'intestate leaving a widow and issue, the widow is entitled to the life use of one-third of the real estate and to one-third of the personal estate absolutely.

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  • If there is no issue she takes the whole of the personal estate, while the real estate, subject to her dower, goes first to her husband's father and then to his mother, brothers and sisters.

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  • If the wife dies intestate the husband has a right to the use of her real estate for life, and to one-third of the personal estate if there is issue; otherwise to the whole.

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  • Neither can by will deprive the other of the right of dower or courtesy in the real estate and of the right to one-third of the personal estate.

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  • Any parent or infant children of deceased parents may set apart personal estate not exceeding $200 in value which shall be exempt from execution.

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  • He was very careful about his personal appearance, and paid an almost foppish attention to dress and gait.

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  • The subjects of the poems are threefold: (I) amatory and personal, mostly regarding Cynthia - seventy-two (sixty Cynthia elegies), of which the last book contains three; (2) political and social, on events of the day - thirteen, including three in the last book; (3) historical and antiquarian - six, of which five are in the last book.

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  • On Propertius's personal appearance, see i.

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  • His position rather than any personal qualities enabled him to play an important part in a great crisis of European politics.

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  • After that day he underwent great personal risk in saving fugitives; in particular, he saved the life of the count of Champcenetz, the governor of the Tuileries, who was his personal enemy, at the request of Mrs Elliott.

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  • Among his companions on his voyage round the Cape were the Baron Imhoff, a speculative portrait-painter, and his wife, a lady of some personal attractions and great social charm, who was destined henceforth to be Hastings's lifelong companion.

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  • The whole of this large series of reforms was conducted under his own personal supervision, and upon no part of his multifarious labours did he dwell in his letters home with greater pride.

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  • Hastings's personal task was to provide the ways and means for this exhausting war.

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  • Hastings resolved to make a progress up country in order to arrange the affairs of both provinces, and bring back all the treasure that could be squeezed out of its holders by his personal intervention.

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  • Francis, who had been the early friend of Burke, supplied him with the personal animus against Hastings, and with the knowledge of detail, which he might otherwise have lacked.

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  • In the RussoTurkish War the Servian army, under the personal command of King Milan, besieged Nish, and forced it to capitulate on the 10th January 1878.

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  • Maximilian had many excellent personal qualities.

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  • Simple in his habits, conciliatory in his bearing, and catholic in his tastes, he enjoyed great popularity and rarely made a personal enemy.

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  • For absurd and impracticable schemes in Italy and elsewhere he neglected Germany, and sought to involve its princes in wars undertaken solely for private aggrandizement or personal jealousy.

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  • The first public teacher of Cartesian views was Henri Renery, a Belgian, who at Deventer and afterwards at Utrecht had introduced the new philosophy which he had learned Spread of from personal intercourse with Descartes.

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  • To attach a clear and definite meaning to the Cartesian doctrine of God, to show how much of it comes from the Christian theology and how much from the logic of idealism, how far the conception of a personal being as creator and preserver mingles with the pantheistic conception of an infinite and perfect something which is all in all, would be to go beyond Descartes and to ask for a solution of difficulties of which he was 1 Ouvres, vi.

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  • A scandalous charge against his mistress Aspasia, which he defeated by his personal intercession before the court, was taken very much to heart by Pericles.

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  • Plutarch (Pericles) gives many interesting details as to Pericles' personal bearing, home life, and patronage of art, literature and philosophy, derived in part from the old comic poets, Aristophanes, Cratinus, Eupolis, Hermippus, Plato and Teleclides; in part from the contemporary memoirs of Stesimbrotus and Ion of Chios.

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  • His work in founding the kingdom was a personal vocation, the spirit of which He communicates to believers, "thus, as exalted king," sustaining the life of His Kingdom.

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  • It was occasioned by the discharge of the Macedonian veterans, and only the personal magnetism of Alexander and his threat to entrust himself altogether to the Orientals availed to quell it.

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  • Some notion of the personal appearance of Alexander may be got from the literature and the surviving monuments.

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  • The administration of the affairs of the world by the God of Israel is represented, in a word, as determined not by ethical considerations but by personal preferences.

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  • This last part contains some contingent of personal observation.

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  • We know nothing further of the personal history of Haggai from the Bible.

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  • Methodism began in a revival of personal religion, and it professed to have but one aim, viz.

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  • This is not so, for his will (Memoirs, p. 427) shows that besides his large estates he left a considerable amount of personal property.

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  • For the earlier part he used Widukind's Res gestae Saxonicae, the Annales Quedlinburgenses and other sources; the latter part is the result of personal knowledge.

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  • They include the land tax,1 the personal and habitation tax (contribution personnelle-mobihre), and door and window tax.

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  • The personal and habitation tax consists in fact of two different taxes, one imposing a fixed capitation charge on all citizens alike of every department, the charge, however, varying according to the department from I fc. 50 c. (Is.

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  • Her personal charms were not potent enough to wean Charles away from the society of his mistresses, and in a few weeks after her arrival she became aware of her painful and humiliating position as the wife of the selfish and licentious king.

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  • The writings of Josephus give a good idea of the fortifications and buildings of Jerusalem at the time of the siege, and his accurate personal knowledge makes his account worthy of the most careful perusal.

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  • Whatever may have been Hegel's own belief in regard to personal immortality, the logical issue of his absolute idealism has been well stated by W.

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  • In 1840 he performed a feat of extraordinary personal daring, travelling all the way along the barren sea-coast of the Great Australian Bight, from Spencer Gulf to King George Sound.

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  • the great questions upon which the country was divided, were settled within twenty years of the granting of self-government.1 With the disposal of these important problems, politics in Australia became a struggle for office between men whose political principles were very much alike, and the tenure of power enjoyed by the various governments did not depend upon the principles of administration so much as upon the personal fitness of the head of the ministry, and the acceptability of his ministry to the members of the more popular branch of the legislature.

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  • An article in the Spectator of the 17th of February 1883, by Lord Justice Bowen, gives perhaps the best idea of Smith's extraordinary personal qualities and influence.

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  • Here, too, everything was due to his personal initiative.

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  • The personal character of Boole inspired all his friends with the deepest esteem.

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  • When feudal possessions, instead of being purely personal, were vested in the families of the holder after the death of Charlemagne, Tournai was specially assigned to Baldwin of the Iron Arm by [[Charles (disambiguation)|Charles Knights Jousting With Cronells On Tt-Tfir Lances]].

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  • In January 1131 Innocent held a personal interview with King Henry I.

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  • Khosrev was executed in Asia Minor by his orders; a plot of the spahis to depose him was frustrated by the loyalty of Koes Mahommed, aga of the janissaries, and of the spahi Rum Mahommed (Mahommed the Greek); and on the 29th of May 1632, by a successful personal appeal to the loyalty of the janissaries, Murad crushed the rebels, whom he surrounded in the Hippodrome.

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  • Far in advance of his contemporaries on this question, whenever his personal action is don.

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  • Cromwell's strong personal inclination towards toleration is clearly seen in his treatment of the Jews and Quakers.

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  • His personal intervention also alleviated the condition of the Quakers, much persecuted at this time.

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  • Cromwell's personal character has been inevitably the subject of unceasing controversy.

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  • For the personal character of Peter III., the best witness is the Chronicle of Ramonde Muntanez - reprinted in the original Catalan by R.

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  • He was not actually the personal disciple of either, but he adopted their methods, though without the consistency and boldness of the first-named.

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  • i.), "the very name, like that of the gesith, has different senses in different ages and kingdoms, but the original idea of military service runs through all the meanings of thegn, as that of personal association is traceable in all the applications of gesith."

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  • In that licentious university Francis found the greatest difficulty in resisting attacks on his virtue, and once at least had to draw his sword to defend his personal safety against a band of ruffians.

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  • Bancroft's The Native Races of the Pacific States of North America, of which the principal authorities are the Noticias del Estado de Chihuahua of Escudero, who visited the ruins in 1819; an article in the first volume of the Album Mexicano, the author of which was at Casas Grandes in 1842; and the Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora and Chihuahua (1854), by John Russell Bartlett, who explored the locality in 1851.

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  • An attempt to hold a public procession of the Host in connexion with the Eucharistic Congress at Westminster in 1908, however, was the signal for the outburst of a considerable amount of opposition, and was eventually abandoned owing to the personal intervention of the prime minister.

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  • They held an estate from the king consisting of house, garden, field, stock and a salary, on condition of personal service on the king's errand.

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  • Personal guarantees were often given that the debtor would repay or the guarantor become liable himself.

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  • The dowry might include real estate, but generally consisted of personal effects and household furniture.

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  • The death penalty was freely awarded for theft and other crimes regarded as coming under that head; for theft involving entrance of palace or temple treasury, for illegal purchase from minor or slave, for selling stolen goods or receiving the same, for common theft in the open (in default of multiple restoration) or receiving the same, for false claim to goods, for kidnapping, for assisting or harbouring fugitive slaves, for detaining or appropriating same, for brigandage, for fraudulent sale of drink, for disorderly conduct of tavern, for delegation of personal service, for misappropriating the levy, for oppression of feudal holders, for causing death of a householder by bad building.

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  • Jovinianum, Libri II.), written at Bethlehem in 393, and without any personal acquaintance with the man assailed.

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  • According to the Italian tributary system, imposts, properly so called are those upon land, T~aUon buildings and personal estate.

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  • The imports op incomes from personal estate (ricchezza mobile) were introduced in 1866; it applies to incomes derived from investments, industry or personal enterprise, but not to landed revenues.

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  • - increased, especially that from the income tax on personal estate and the Customs, the yield from which has been nearly doubled.

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  • Apprehending the importance of Italian federation, Lorenzo, by his personal tact and prudent leadership of the republic, secured peace and a common intelligence between the five powers.

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  • He made desperate efforts to conciliate the population, and succeeded with a few of the nobles, who were led to believe in the possibility of an Italian confederation, including Lombardy and Venetia which would be united to Austria by a personal union alone; but the immense majority of all classes rejected these advances, and came to regard union with Piedmont with increasing favor.

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  • Article 10 extended immunity to ecclesiastics employed by the Holy See, and bestowed upon foreign ecciesiastics in Rome the personal rights of Italian citizens.

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  • Personal pique accentuated this feeling in regard to Italy.

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  • Parliament had degenerated into a congeries of personal groups, whose members were eager only to overturn cabinets in order to secure power for the leaders and official favors for themselves.

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  • Had the blow thus struck at Italian influence in the Mediterranean induced politicians to sink for a while their personal differences and to unite in presenting a firm front to foreign nations, the crisis in regard to Tunisia might not have been wholly unproductive of good.

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  • Though not a great monarch, King Humbert had, by his unfailing generosity and personal courage, won the esteem and affection of his people.

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  • Unfortunately these genuine grievai~ces were taken advantage of by the Socialists for their own purposes, and strikes and disorders were sometimes promoted without cause and conciliation impeded by outsiders who acted from motives of personal ambition or profit.

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  • This national policy, however, could only be pursued, and the minister could only maintain himself in power, by acquiescence in the king's personal relations with the king of France settled by the disgraceful Treaty of Dover in 1670, which included Charles's acceptance of a pension, and bound him to a policy exactly opposite to Danby's, one furthering French and Roman ascendancy.

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  • Any chance of safety that lay in the friendliness of a strong party in the council was more than nullified by the bitter personal enmity of the queen, who could not forgive his share in her mother's divorce and her own disgrace.

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  • At the two Diets held by him, at Kassa and Talya, in 1683, the estates, though not uninfluenced by his personal charm, showed some want of confidence in him, fearing lest he might sacrifice the national independence to the Turkish alliance.

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  • The supreme god, Isvara, has the personal name Prajapati, Visvakarman or some other.

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  • For anything like personal immortality the medieval Schoolmen searched him anxiously but in vain.

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  • On the whole then Butler in personal conviction is an intuitionalist, wavering towards the idealism of his age; but in argument he is an empiricist, trying to reason every question as one of given facts.

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  • Does not Stephen himself rather say that morally good things are conditions of social, not personal welfare?

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  • Seeley's Natural Religion - though he is no decided champion of a personal God - and F.

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  • He therefore appealed to the Indian goddess Aditi or Immensity, a deity connected with a set of personal gods called Adityas.

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  • It suggests in every deed a personal but limited God, or a number of Gods - " Religions of spiritual Individuality," including, along with " Judaism," the anthropomorphic religions of Greece and Rome.

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  • ' Equally so the Hegelian attitude towards personal immortality.

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  • The Cosmological argument proves, with the help of the first-named intuition, that there is one great First Cause; and the Design argument shows the First Cause to be intelligent or personal.

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  • It is reasonable to hold that the supreme personality is the only fully personal being, while ours is a broken and imperfect personality, hindered by the Non-ego which in other ways helps it.

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  • So personal had the system of jurisdiction become that even the trials of bishops ceased to be necessarily conciliar.

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  • But as to personal property, the jurisdiction of the courts Christian became exclusive in England.

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  • The only other remaining civil jurisdiction of the ecclesiastical courts was in personal actions where clerks were defendants (Migne, op. cit., s.v.

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  • (6) Rare cases of personal or special tithes, offerings or pensions claimed by incumbents of benefices.

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  • The spiritual courts in the East have permanently acquired jurisdiction in the matrimonial causes of baptized persons; the Mahommedan governments allowing to Christians a personal law of their own.

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  • The performances of Los Comuneros were attended by members of the different parties; the utterances of the different characters were taken to represent the author's personal opinions, and every speech which could be brought into connexion with current politics was applauded by one half of the house and derided by the other half.

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  • Beyond the limits of his personal travels Herodotus applied the characteristically Greek theory of symmetry to complete, in the unknown, outlines The ides of lands and rivers analogous to those which had been of symexplored.

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  • compiled a very remarkable work dealing, in large measure from personal travel, with the countries surrounding the Mediterranean.

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  • Masudi, a great traveller who knew from personal experience all the countries between Spain and China, described the plains, mountains and seas, the dynasties and peoples, in his Meadows of Gold, an abstract made by himself of his larger work News of the Time.

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  • Amongst nomads the tribe is the unit of government, the political bond is personal, and there is no definite territorial association of the people, who may be loyal but cannot be patriotic. The idea of a country arises only when a nation, either homogeneous or composed of several races, establishes itself in a region the boundaries of which may be defined and defended against aggression from without.

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  • "Druce," on the other hand, was supposed to have died in 1864 and been interred in Highgate cemetery, his will bequeathing over £70,000 in personal estate.

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  • The numbers of genera and species of birds are, of course, a matter of personal inclination.

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  • He presented a famous report in the Constituent Assembly on the organization of the army, but is better known by his eloquent speech on the 28th of February 1791, at the Jacobin Club, against Mirabeau, whose relations with the court were beginning to be suspected, and who was a personal enemy of Lameth.

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  • On the triumph of the reactionaries and the fall of the national party, he secretly placed in the king's hands his adhesion to the triumphant Confederation of Targowica, a false step, much blamed at the time, but due not to personal ambition but to a desire to save something from the wrqck of the constitution.

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  • He was compelled to take to flight with very few companions, but his great personal courage and daring struck the army of his opponents with such dismay that they again returned to their allegiance and Baber regained his kingdom.

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  • and so on, creates "magnified nonnatural men,".who presently made their appearance in ritual (for to think a thing the savage must dance it);; whereupon personal intercourse becomes possible between such a being and the tribesmen, the more so because the supporters of law and order, the elders, will wish to associate themselves as closely as possible with the supreme law-giver.

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  • In this respect they differ from the personal and intimate note which Paul wrote to Philemon.

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  • The Ahoms retained the form of government in Assam peculiar to the Shan tribes, which may be briefly described as an organized system of personal service in lieu of taxation.

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  • Ainsworth, Researches in Assyria and Babylonia (1838), and Personal Narrative of the Euphrates Expedition (1888); A.

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  • His personal influence over those who associated with him was immense.

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  • The defence was that the murder was a political offence, and therefore not punishable as an ordinary case of assassination for personal motives.

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  • His statesmanship, though marred occasionally by personal vanity and love of popular applause, was far-seeing and prudent.

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  • In the modern states of western Europe the existing nobility seems to have for the most part had its origin in personal service to the prince.

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  • And this nobility by personal service seems commonly to have supplanted an older nobility, in early the origirrof which was, in some cases at least, strictly immemorial.

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  • The notion of holding land of the king became more prominent than the notion of personal service done to the king; but, as the land was held by the tenure of personal service, the actual relation hardly changed.

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  • In its origin it was a mere personal mark of distinction, in the primary sense of this word.

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  • Later arose the custom of granting arms as a mark of personal favour or gratitude.

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  • The nobility of France, keeping the most oppressive social and personal privileges, had been shorn of all political and even administrative power; the tyrants of the people were the slaves of the king.

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  • To Protestantism, faith is personal trust.

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  • (b) Personal immortality is affirmed as philosophically certain by the Church of Rome and many Protestant writers.

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  • The Christian apologist indeed may himself seek, following John Fiske, to philosophize evolution as a restatement of natural theology - " one God, one law, one element and one far-off divine event " - and as at least pointing towards personal immortality.

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  • The flagellants paid for their own personal maintenance, but were allowed to accept board and lodging, if offered.

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  • In many countries, such as Germany and Russia, the term has retained its original meaning of an officer on the personal staff, and is the designation of personal aides-de-camp to the sovereign.

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  • The household servants or dependents attached to the personal service of their masters were merely set free; and they entirely went to reinforce the town proletariat.

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  • For these allotments the peasants had to pay, as before, either by personal labour or by a fixed rent.

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  • In Little Russia, where the allotments were personal (the mir existing only among state peasants), the state of affairs does not differ for the better, on account of the high redemption taxes.

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  • These artels are recruited only on personal acquaintance with the candidates for membership. Co-operative societies have also been organized by several zemstvos.

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  • From this moment may be dated the personal reign of Peter, for he now began to direct personally all branches of the administration, and governed with indefatigable vigour for twenty-seven years, during which he greatly increased the area and profoundly modified the internal condition of his country.

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  • - On the death of Peter (1725) the internal tranquillity and progress of the empire were again seriously threatened by the uncertainty of the order of succession, and the autocratic power which he had wielded so vigorously passed into the hands of a series of weak, indolent sovereigns who were habitually guided by personal caprice and the advice of intriguing favourites rather than by serious political considerations.

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  • How far the recommendation was due to personal feeling, as opposed to political considerations, it is impossible to say.

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  • trans., 1896), an admirable account, partly historical, partly based on personal observation of the government, religion and the social and economic conditions of Russia; Combes de Lestrade, La Russie economique et sociale (Paris, 1896); " Nikolai " (pseudonym of Danielson), Histoire des developpement economique de la Russie depuis l'abolition du servage (Paris, 1899).

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  • Some personal matter is contained in Wardrobe Accounts of Henry, Earl of Derby (Camden Soc.).

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  • The act of 1871 further renders it obligatory upon every railway company to send notice to the Board of Trade in the case of (1) any accident attended with loss of life or personal injury to any person whatsoever; (2) any collision where one of the trains is a passenger train; (3) any passenger train or part of such train leaving the rails; (4) any other accident likely to have caused loss of life or personal injury, and specified on that ground by any order made from time to time by the Board of Trade.

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  • ( 34d.) respectively, when the trains are run at grande vitesse, the fares including 30 kilogrammes weight of personal baggage.

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  • On Xavier's personal liberty no restraint was placed.

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  • personal presence and power or numen) there.

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  • indicates the strong claims on personal attendance exercised on each individual member by the local clan festival at Bethlehem-Judah.

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  • Personal religion now became an important element in Hebrew piety and upon this there logically followed the idea of personal responsibility.

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  • The Deutero-Isaiah closes a great prophetic succession, which begins with Amos, continues in Isaiah in even greater splendour with the added elements of hope and Messianic expectation, and receives further accession in Jeremiah with his special teaching on inward spiritual and personal religion which constituted the new covenant of divine grace.

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  • But though the younger prophet adopted the ideas respecting personal religion and individual responsibility from the elder, the characters of the two men were very different.

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  • He could only use the eye which remained to him for brief and intermittent periods, and as travelling affected his sight prejudicially he could not anticipate any personal research amongst unpublished records and historic scenes.

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  • " I cannot forgive myself the contemptuous treatment of a man who, with all his faults, was entitled to my esteem; and I can less forgive, in a personal attack, the cowardly concealment of my name and character."

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  • For some months he found amusement in the preparation of the delightful Memoirs (1789) from which most of our knowledge of his personal history is derived; but his letters to friends in England, written between 1788 and 1793 occasionally betray a slight but unmistakable tone of ennui.

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  • The personal appearance of Gibbon as a lad of sixteen is brought before us somewhat dimly in M.

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  • Practically all the revenue is derived from the taxation of real and personal property.

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  • (4) doms of Upper and Lower Egypt, to be read stni, " butcher(?)" and byti, " beekeeper(?)" The personal name of the king followed (4), and was enclosed in a cartouche OI apparently symbolizing the circuit of the sun which alone bounded the king's rule.

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  • This delicate matter was arranged by Mr Taft in a personal interview with Pope Leo XIII.

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  • His personal safety was more and more imperilled, and he was unable to xxiv.

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  • 1856), who has also written the Life and Times of Cardinal Wiseman; and Ten Personal Studies (1908).

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  • The history of the Dual Monarchy during his reign is told under the heading of AUSTRIA-HUNGARY, and here it is only necessary to deal with its personal aspects.

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  • With the death of Schwarzenberg in 1852 the personal government of the emperor really began, and with it that long series of experiments of which Austria has been the subject.

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  • The most noticeable features in his reign were the repeated and sudden changes of policy, which, while they arose from the extreme difficulty of finding any system by which the Habsburg monarchy could be governed, were due also to the personal idiosyncrasies of the emperor.

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  • First we have the attempt at the autocratic centralization of the whole monarchy under Bach; the personal influence of the emperor is seen in the conclusion of the Concordat with Rome, by which in 1855 the work of Joseph II.

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  • In 1863, at the Furstenlag in Frankfort, the emperor made an attempt by his personal influence to solve the German question.

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  • But he resigned his benefices, and, in conjunction with Cajetan, founded the order of the Theatines (1524) with the object of promoting personal piety and of combating heresy by preaching.

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  • When the World War broke out his attitude was favourable to the absolute neutrality of Italy, believing that his country's interests lay in not siding with either group of belligerents, and on the eve of Italian intervention he made an attempt, by using his personal hold over the Parliamentary majority, to upset the Salandra Cabinet, but it was frustrated by an uprising of public opinion in favour of war.

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  • The synagogue had become a firmly established institution, and the personal and social life of the masses had come under the control of communal law.

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  • At the personal whim of rulers, whether royal or of 1 For the importance of the Portuguese Jews, see Portugal': History.

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  • The English Jews " gradually substituted for the personal protection of the crown, the sympathy and confidence of the nation " (L.

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  • A grotesque feature of the time in Germany and Austria was the class of court Jews, such as the Oppenheims, the personal favourites of rulers and mostly their victims when their usefulness had ended.

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  • His opposition to the doctrine of non-resistance brought him into conflict with the tory ministry of 1712 and with Swift, but he never entered into personal controversy.

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  • Conway, The Italic Dialects (1897), for Bruttian inscriptions and local and personal names; P. Orsi in Atti del congresso storico (Rome, 1904), v.

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  • The supreme responsibility for this act must rest with the emperor, "who imposed it by an exercise of personal power on the only one cf his ministers who could have lent himself to such a forgetfulness of the safeguards of a parliamentary regime."

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  • Many showing human figures apparently contain lists of personal names.

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  • It is interesting, as bringing out the personal element in the traditional royal seat, that an inscribed sealing belonging to the earliest period of the later palace of Cnossus bears on it the impression of two official signets with portrait heads of a man and of a boy, recalling the " associations " on the coinage of imperial Rome.

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  • To this civilization as a whole it is convenient to give the name "Minoan," and the name of Minos itself may be reasonably thought to cover a dynastic even more than a personal significance in much the same way as such historic terms as "Pharaoh" or "Caesar."

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  • While he was in London he had a personal interview with the king, with the view of obtaining assistance for the Scottish universities from the money formerly applied to the support of the bishops.

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  • In modern usage this term is loosely used for a personal ruler enjoying extraordinary and extra-constitutional power.

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  • A considerable amount of personal property, including furniture, a small library, provisions, tools, agricultural implements, livestock and the proceeds of a life insurance policy, is also exempt from seizure for the satisfaction of debts.

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  • By the constitution personal property to the value of $500 and any homestead to the value of $1000 is exempt from sale for debt, except for taxes on the homestead, or for obligations contracted for the purchase of said premises.

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  • Under the revised code (1905) a wife may hold property which she had acquired before marriage free from any obligation of her husband, but in general she is not permitted to make contracts affecting either her personal or real estate without the written consent of her husband.

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  • Each of the personal pronouns (except the 3rd plur.) exists in a longer and a shorter form: the one is used as a nominative and is a separate word, the other is attached to verbs and (in a slightly different form) to nouns to express the accusative or genitive.

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  • Amongst his works may be mentioned Our National Defences (1860), War in Bulgaria, a Narrative of Personal Experience (London, 1879), Clouds in the East (London, 1876).

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  • At times they merely bring into prominence again the ever-fresh fact of personal religious experience; at other times mysticism develops itself as a powerful solvent of definite dogmas.

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  • The sense of sin can hardly be said to enter into these exercises - that is, they are not undertaken as penance for personal transgression.

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  • 4 According to this text Saul was simply possessed with such a personal dislike and dread of Conflicts with David as might easily occupy his disordered brain.

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  • 25), so that Saul's insane fears were constantly exasperated by personal contact with him.

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  • As heir-apparent he collected a bodyguard, and studiously courting personal popularity by a pretended interest in the administration of kingly justice, ingratiated himself with the mass.

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  • Accordingly, David is not to be condemned for failing to subdue the sensuality which is the chief stain on his character, but should rather be judged by his habitual recognition of a generous standard of conduct, by the undoubted purity and lofty justice of an administration which was never stained by selfish considerations or motives of personal rancour, 5 and finally by the calm 3 See Hebrew Religion, Messiah, Prophet.

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  • According to early documents the name was at first W2clinga (or Wzetlinga) strxt; its derivation is unknown, but an English personal name may lie behind it.

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  • 17 1915 Stamboliiski accompanied the other leaders of the Opposition to the palace, and, in a forcible speech and later in personal conversation, he warned the King with characteristic brusquerie that if he again plunged the country into war it would end in disaster and that he would lose his throne, if not his head.

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  • This view is unhistorical, and it ignores the various personal and national motives which lay behind that movement.

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  • Though he took a keen interest in the personal side of politics he has no claim to be considered a judge of character.

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  • At the instigation of Theophilus of Alexandria, Anastasius (pope 398-402) summoned Rufinus from Aquileia to Rome to vindicate his orthodoxy; but he excused himself from a personal attendance in a written Apologia pro fide sua.

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  • Specially noteworthy in the Lezioni are the sections on human wants as the foundation of economical theory, on labour as the source of wealth, on personal services as economic factors, and on the united working of the great industrial functions.

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  • The purely theoretical character of Anu is thus still further emphasized, and in the annals and votive inscriptions as well as in the incantations and hymns, he is rarely introduced as an active force to whom a personal appeal can be made.

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  • Disappointed after his return to England in 1788 in the hope which he had entertained, through a misapprehension of something said by Lord Lansdowne, of taking a personal part in the legislation of his country, he settled down to the yet higher task of discovering and teaching the principles upon which all sound legislation must proceed.

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  • Finally, he took a personal share in the administration of justice at Rome, checked the activity of the informers (delatores), and exercised a jealous supervision over the governors of provinces.

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  • In 1909 the taxable real estate and personal property was valued at $108,663,716, and the city had no floating debt; on the 1st of February 1910, there were 810,706,318 worth of bonds outstanding, and the sinking fund was 82,011,857.

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  • Himself absorbed in abstract questions and projects of general philanthropy, he had been careless of personal attachment.

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  • It is a proof of the dominating force of his father's character that it cost the younger Mill such an effort to shake off his stern creed about poetry and personal emotion.

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  • Bain, John Stuart Mill, a Personal Criticism (1882); Fox Bourne, Life of J.

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  • The lord of the manor with his officials and retainers, the peasantry bound to him by ties of personal dependence and mutual rights and obligations, constituted a little world, in which we can watch the play of motives and passions not so dissimilar as we are sometimes led to believe from those of the great modern world.

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  • Parker's consecration was, however, only made legally valid by the plentitude of the royal supremacy; for the Edwardine Ordinal, which was used, had been repealed by Mary and not re-enacted by the parliament of 1559 Parker owes his fame to circumstances rather than to personal qualifications.

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  • By his personal conduct he had set an ideal example for Anglican priests, and it was not his fault that national authority failed to crush the individualistic tendencies of the Protestant Reformation.

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  • This determination closes the first chapter of his life; the second, from 1304 to 1314, is occupied by his contest for the kingdom, which was really won at Bannockburn, though disputed until the treaty of Northampton in 1328; the last, from 1314 to his death in 1329, was the period of the establishment of his government and dynasty by an administration as skilful as his generalship. It is to the second of these that historians, attracted by its brilliancy even amongst the many romances of history and its importance to Scottish history, have directed most of their attention, and it is during it that his personal character, tried by adversity and prosperity, gradually unfolds itself.

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  • That which terminated in 1304, though unfortunately few characteristics, personal or individual, have been preserved, shows him by his conduct to have been the normal Scottish noble of the time.

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  • Firdousi confided to him that he contemplated writing a bitter exposition of his shameful treatment at the hands of the sultan of Ghazni; but Nasir Lek, who was a personal friend of the latter, dissuaded him from his purpose, but himself wrote and remonstrated with Mahmud.

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  • The beginnings of this rupture, as well as a sharp affray between his volunteers and the townsfolk of Ajaccio, may have quickened Bonaparte's resolve to return to France in May 1792, but there were also personal and family reasons for this step. Having again exceeded his time of furlough, he was liable to the severe penalties attaching to a deserter and an émigré but he saw that the circumstances of the time would help to enforce the appeal for reinstatement which he resolved to make at Paris.

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  • His oracular reserve, personal honesty and consistency of aim had gained him the suffrages of all who hoped to save France from the harpies of the Directory and the violent rhetoricians of the now reconstituted Jacobin Club.

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  • Sieyes now sketched its outlines in vaguely republican forms; thereupon Bonaparte freely altered them and gave them strongly personal touches.

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  • Externally, and in a personal sense, the period falls into two parts.

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  • While not using threats of personal violence, as was generally reported at the time, his language was threatening and offensive.

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  • The military events of the years1812-1814are described under Napoleonic Campaigns; and we need therefore note here only a few details personal to Napoleon or some considerations which influenced his policy.

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  • (For the campaigns of 1796-1800, 1805-7, 1808-9, 1812-15, see French Revolutionary Wars and Napoleonic Campaigns.) The chief works on civil, diplomatic and personal affairs in the life of Napoleon for the period1796-1799are: P. Gaffarel, Bonaparte et les republiques italiennes, 1796-1799 (Paris, 1895); C. Tivaroni, Storia critica del risorgimento italiano (3 vols., Turin, 1899 - (in progress)); E.

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  • (a) Family and personal affairs: *F.

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  • The lord lieutenant had a strong personal liking for Swift, who was also a friend of Lady Carteret's family.

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  • (6) Articles of personal use, e.g.

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  • 1876), contains an attack upon personal immortality and an advocacy of the Spinozistic immortality of reabsorption in nature.

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  • By reducing the human mind to a series of unrelated atomic sensations, this teaching destroyed the possibility of knowledge, and further, by representing man as a "being who is simply the result of natural forces," it made conduct, or any theory of conduct, unmeaning; for life in any human, intelligible sense implies a personal self which (1) knows what to do, (2) has power to do it.

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  • Personal good is perceived to be realizable only by making actual the conceptions thus arrived at.

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  • This good consists in the realization of personal character; hence the final good, i.e.

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  • Green's teaching was, directly and indirectly, the most potent philosophical influence in England during the last quarter of the 19th century, while his enthusiasm for a common citizenship, and his personal example in practical municipal life, inspired much of the effort made, in the years succeeding his death, to bring the universities more into touch with the people, and to break down the rigour of class distinctions.

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  • to The use of the word "life" in a personal sense is usual in Gnosticism; compare the Zcoi 7 of Valentin and el-hayat el-muallama, " the dark life," of Mani in the Fihrist.

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  • His publications, though always of the most thorough and scholarly character, were to a large extent dispersed in the pages of reviews, dictionaries, concordances, texts edited by others, Unitarian controversial treatises, &c.; but he took a more conspicuous and more personal part in the preparation (with the Baptist scholar, Horatio B.

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  • Hence his work, written in French, contains a far greater amount of original matter; and his personal observations made in many countries, from England to Egypt, enabled him to avoid most of the puerilities which disfigure other works of his own or of a preceding age.

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  • In personal appearance Hooke made but a sorry show.

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  • He appears to have been an African by birth, but of his personal history nothing is known.

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  • For every family in which there is a wife, a minor son, or an unmarried daughter, a homestead not exceeding $loon in value, or personal property not exceeding $500-in value, is exempt from sale for the satisfaction of debts.

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  • The chief sources of the general revenue fund are taxes on real and personal property, on liquors and cigarettes, on corporations and on inheritances; in 1909 the net receipts for this fund were $8,043,257, the disbursements $9,103,301, and the cash balance at the end of the fiscal year $3,428,705.

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  • (g) Corresponding to the personal tutelary spirit (supra, b) we have the genii of buildings and places.

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  • The title of raja was recognized as hereditary in the family; that of maharaja was conferred as a personal distinction on Sir Venkataswetachalapati Ranga Rao, K.C.I.E., the adopted great-great-grandson of Chinna Ranga Rao.

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  • Some personal relics of the celebrated Sir Rhys ap Thomas, K.G.

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  • - A covenant is said to " run with the land " when the rights and duties which it creates are not merely personal to the immediate parties (in which case a covenant is said to be " collateral "), but pass also to their assignees.

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  • When this line became extinct in 1784 the lordship reverted to Prussia, being claimed both by the king as personal property and by the state.

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  • In 1908 the assessed valuation of real and personal property was $119,592,508, the net debt was $3,854,498 and the rate of taxation was 14.75 mills on the dollar.

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  • It is only the theistic view of God as personal power - that is as free-wild ever present and ever active in the world, which leaves room for miracles.

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  • 54) If we conceive God as personal, and His will as related to the course of nature analogously to the relation of the human will to the human body, then the laws of nature may be regarded as habits of the divine activity, and miracles as unusual acts which, while consistent with the divine character, mark a new stage in the fulfilment of the purpose of God.

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  • Of the miracles of Jesus, Bushnell says, " The character of Jesus is ever shining with and through them, in clear self-evidence leaving them never to stand as raw wonders only of might, but covering them with glory as tokens of a heavenly love, and acts that only suit the proportions of His personal greatness and majesty " (Nature and the Supernatural, p. 364).

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  • His personal orthodoxy was, however, subsequently.

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  • The sweeping character of his victory was due less to his own personal strength or to the weakness of Cox than to the national reaction against the Democratic party and the popular feeling against President Wilson.

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  • There, as throughout life, the simplicity of his personal appearance and the oddity of his manners attracted notice, but still more, his great industry and mental power.

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  • The members took no vows and were free to leave when they chose; but so long as they remained they were bound to observe chastity, to practise personal poverty, putting all their money and earnings into the common fund, to obey the rules of the house and the commands of the rector, and to exercise themselves in self-denial, humility and piety.

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  • in lieu of personal participation in crusades, might help; the fatal policy of razzias against the neighbouring Mahommedan powers might procure temporary resources; but what was really necessary was a wide measure of native taxation, such as was once, and once only, attempted in 1183.

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  • Ainsworth, Personal Narrative of the Euphrates Expedition (1888), and Travels, &c. (1842); G.

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  • But his most famous compositions in this kind are the personal invectives which he discharged against Filelfo and Valla.

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  • Opinions were much divided in ancient times as to the personal character of Maecenas; but the testimony as to his administrative and diplomatic ability was unanimous.

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  • A war with the Parthians was averted by a personal interview with their king (123).

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  • From Egypt Hadrian returned through Syria to Europe (his movements are obscure), but was obliged to hurry back to Palestine (spring, 133) to give his personal attention (this is denied by some historians) to the revolt of the Jews, which had broken out (autumn, 131, or spring, 132) after he had left Syria.

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  • Provincial governors were kept under strict supervision; extortion was practically unheard of; the jus Latii was bestowed upon several communities; special officials were instituted for the control of the finances; and the emperor's interest in provincial affairs was shown by his personal assumption of various municipal offices.

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  • Little is known of his personal history beyond the fact that he was secretary to an embassy from the French court to the republic of Venice.

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  • The the scepticism of Koheleth differs from that of Job in quality and scope: it is deliberate and calm, not wrung out by personal suffering; and it relates to the whole course and constitution of nature, not merely to the injustices of fortune.

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  • Instead of the personal pronouns, both in their full and abbreviated forms, conventional nouns are in frequent use to indicate the social position or relation of the respective interlocutors, as, e.g.

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  • It is sparing in the use of personal pronouns, and prefers impersonal and elliptical diction.

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  • Toilet Soaps, &c. - Soaps used in personal ablution in no way differ from the soaps previously alluded to, and may consist of any of the varieties.

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  • It generally contains a large amount of uncombined alkali, and that, with its unpleasant odour of coco-nut oil, makes it a most undesirable soap for personal use.

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  • He took up the task with the greatest zeal, although Berengar had been his personal friend; he was the protagonist of orthodoxy at the councils of Vercelli (1050), Tours (1054) and Rome (1059).

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  • Conceived in the Hildebrandine spirit, his reforms led by a natural sequence to strained relations between Church and State; the equilibrium which he established was unstable, and depended too much upon his personal influence with the Conqueror.

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  • His perfect command of temper, his moderation of speech and action, in a bitterly personal age, never failed, and were his most effective weapons; but he made his power felt in other ways.

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  • His favourite candidate was his personal friend William H.

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  • The contest was bitter, personal, factious and full of intrigue.

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  • In personal appearance he was above middle height, with strongly-marked features, indicating great strength of intellect and character.

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  • He was never a popular man, nor did he ever have a strong personal following or many attached friends.

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  • In this capacity Thomas controlled the issue of royal writs and the distribution of ecclesiastical patronage; but it was more important for his future that he had ample opportunities of exercising his personal fascination upon a prince who was comparatively inexperienced, and thirteen or fourteen years his junior.

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  • It is evident that in the course of his long struggle with the state he fell more and more under the dominion of personal motives.

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  • He received in France a personal visit from Pope Stephen II., who conferred on him the title of Patrician of the Romans and recrowned him.

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