Unfortunately this salutary legislation remained a dead letter.
The establishment of internal tranquillity, the expulsion of interlopers and marauders like Turks and Uzbegs, the introduction of salutary laws and the promotion of public works of utilitythese alone would render remarkable his two-score years of enlightened government.
He, however, like his father Alp Arslan, was indebted for his greatest fame to wise and salutary measures of their vizier, Nizam ul-Mulk.
In other directions, though we find many salutary civil measures, yet there were no far-reaching schemes of reform.
The hard but salutary training which they had undergone at his hands had taught them that they were the equals of the northern races both in the council chamber and on the field of battle.
It was feared that the removal of this powerful deterrent would adversely affect discipline, but on the contrary, the yearly average of prison offences has diminished from 147 to 131 per thousand prisoners, and it has been felt by the authorities that the limitation was salutary and wise.
They at once proceeded to pass through the convocation diet a whole series of salutary measures.
The article runs: - "In order to consolidate the intimate tie which unites the four sovereigns for the happiness of the world, the High Contracting Powers have agreed to renew at fixed intervals, either under their own auspices or by their respective ministers, meetings consecrated to great common objects and to the examination of such measures as at each one of these epochs shall be judged most salutary for the peace and prosperity of the nations and the maintenance of the tranquillity of Europe."
Hence pleasure is, on the whole, good, and asceticism reprehensible, although in man's case there has arisen (owing to the rapidity of evolution) a certain derangement and divergence between the pleasant and the salutary (§ 39).
In his last command, that of the East Indies station, he carried out many salutary reforms, especially in matters of discipline and victualling.
But these people were rendered licentious in revolt or impotent for salutary action by ignorance, by terror, by uneasy dread of the doom declared for heretics and rebels.
They first invented and named the alembic for the purposes of distillation, analyzed the substances of the three kingdoms of nature, tried the distinction and affinities of alkalis and acids, and converted the poisonous minerals into soft and salutary remedies.
This salutary lesson had due effect, and no more discontent was fomented from that quarter.
To exhibit the importance of the sacred book for the whole mental life of the Moslems would be simply to write the history of that life itself; for there is no department in which its all-pervading, but unfortunately not always salutary, influence has not been felt.
It is, however, unquestionably true, that as a startling protest against measures" to silence,"in Jefferson's words," by force and not by reason the complaints or criticisms, just or unjust, of our citizens against the conduct of our agents,"they served, in this respect, a useful purpose; and as a counterblast against Hamiltonian principles of centralization they were probably, at that moment, very salutary; while even as pieces of constitutional interpretation it is to be remembered that they did not contemplate nullification by any single state, and, moreover, are not to be judged by constitutional principles established later by courts and war.
Penal servitude, to use the words of the lord chief justice Sir Alexander Cockburn, one of the members of the committee, "was hardly calculated to produce on the mind of the criminal that salutary dread of the recurrence of the punishment which may be the means of deterring him and, through his example, others from the commission of crime."
959 A) the notion of a future life seems to be treated as a salutary doctrine which is to be believed because the legislator enacts it (Plato, p. 146).
It required the chastening of adversity to teach it a salutary lesson, and a few years after, when the first effects of the crisis had passed away, business was on a much sounder footing than had been the case for very many years.
Upon the whole administrative machinery of government, upon criminal law and upon procedure, both criminal and civil, his influence has been most salutary; and the great legal revolution which in 1873 purported c :to accomplish the fusion of law and equity is not obscurely traceable to the same source.
The panics of Wagram had taught men and officers alike a salutary lesson.
The revival of Galenic and Hippocratic medicine, though ultimately it conferred the greatest benefits on medical sciences, did not immediately produce any important or salutary reform in practical medicine.
In this he claimed to have made the most salutary reform because all physicians from Hippocrates had treated diseases by depletion and debilitating measures with the object of curing by elimination.
Originally the socially salutary action was in the main that which was enjoined on the individual by his political and religious superiors and by social sentiment; it was also in the main that to which his higher, more complex and re-representative feelings prompted.
Therefore, even though Athenian domination may have been highly salutary in its effects, there can be no doubt that the allies did not regard it with affection.
He therefore inclines to the opinion that there is no inherent virtue in sacramentals, but that God is moved by the prayers uttered in their consecration to produce salutary effects in those who use them.
Cleveland's first term was uneventful, but was marked by firmness, justice and steady adherence on his part to the principles which he deemed salutary to the nation.
After the attempt of Bean - who was a hunchback, really insane - parliament passed a bill empowering judges to order whipping as a punishment for those who molested the queen; but somehow this salutary act was never enforced.
This, on the whole, salutary and edifying movement permeated public life, and produced a series of great captains who cheerfully sacrificed themselves for their country, and would have been saints if they had not been heroes.
For the shock of the first partition was so far salutary that it awoke the public conscience to a sense of the national inferiority; stimulated the younger generation to extraordinary patriotic efforts; and thus went far to produce the native reformers who were to do such wonders during the great quadrennial diet.
This salutary doctrine, however, has undoubtedly been obscured to some extent by the phrase a poena et a culpa, which, from the 13th century to the Reformation, was applied to Plenary Indulgences.
Through this, and his excessive subservience to Philip the Fair, his reign proved the reverse of salutary to the Church.
This most simple and salutary reform was, however, rendered nugatory by the opposition of Zamoyski, and his death the same year made matters still worse, as it left the opposition in the hands of men violent and incapable, like Nicholas Zebrzydowski, or sheer scoundrels, like Stanislaw Stadnicki.
The efforts of the administration to better the condition of the natives without undue interference with customary law met with encouraging results, and the submission of the Aros to the government in 1902 brought to an end the system of tribal warfare for the purpose of making slaves, while the enforcement of a proclamation of 1901 prohibiting the buying, pawning or selling of slaves had a salutary effect.
While in Sweden the free and energetic peasant was a salutary power in the state, which he served with both mind and plough, the Danish peasant was sinking to the level of a bondman.
There is only one answer; the principal cause of this complete and irretrievable collapse is to be sought for in the folly, egotism and selfishness of the Polish gentry, whose insane dislike of all discipline, including even the salutary discipline of regular government, converted Poland into something very like a primitive tribal community at the very time when every European statesman, including the more enlightened of the Poles themselves, clearly recognized that the political future belonged to the strongly centralized monarchies, which were everywhere rising on the ruins of feudalism.
19), but the belief in its existence and in the punishment of wrong-doing was salutary (ii.
the ministry of war and of marine; and in the latter capacity he effected some salutary reforms, such as the improvement of rations in the navy and the abolition of flogging.
The Revolution of 1868 in Spain promised such salutary changes for the Antilles as the introduction of political parties, the restoration of representation in the Spanish Cortes, and the enfranchisement of the slaves; but the imprudent "Insurrection of Lares," and other outbreaks of 1867-68, delayed these anticipated reforms. The reactionaries feared separation from the mother country.
Fortunately for the integrity of the Polish state the premature death of Alexander in 1506 brought upon the throne his capable brother Sigismund, the fifth son of Casimir IV., whose long reign of gismundl., forty-two years was salutary, and would have been so 6-1548.
butt cheek in a salutary mooning of his stunned opponent!
salutary reminder of the dangers of the ' incident pit ' .
salutary shock to skeptical readers.
salutary effects of reciting this teaching are also described (paras.
very salutary is an occasional hour of serene sadness, indeed a good agony will sometimes yield a grand harvest.
salutary in this respect, both in terms of cost and coordination.
The only cheek he's going to be turning is his butt cheek in a salutary mooning of his stunned opponent!
It stands as a stark salutary warning to the world: Uncle Sam has grown fangs and he must be kept at bay.
The somewhat incestuous pursuit of historiography was novel to most of us - and therefore salutary.
They give a salutary lesson of the danger of accepting EU bribes.
The skin of birch, worn inside the shoes, promotes a perspiration that can prove salutary in various chronic conditions.
I have no doubt that these recent months of turmoil in the markets will have a salutary effect upon the venture philanthropists.
salutary in various chronic conditions.
salutary to remember that the vast majority of stolen antiques the police recover are never claimed.
salutary to think what £ 1 million would buy 100 years ago.
salutary always to see the other side of the question!
salutary to reflect that a multinational company would have ' sweated ' (realized) this hidden leverage capital years ago.
salutary to remind ourselves of the story so far.
salutary to compare the attention paid to teaching BSL to deaf pupils with that paid to teaching English to hearing pupils.
Furthermore, the survival of cheese from the same deposit was also salutary.
The effect of all this was so salutary that even now the faith is persisting intact in those parts.
It is however salutary to remember the genuine need for originality in the creation of a copyright protectable database within the Directive.
Such salutary reforms were naturally unwelcome to the aggressive neighbours who wished to preserve the traditional anarchy in order to have new facilities for intervention, and as Russia had signed with the puppet-king in 1768 a treaty by which the constitution could not be modified without her consent, she had a plausible ground for protest.
In 1892 the cholera raged within its walls, carried off 850o of its inhabitants, and caused considerable losses to its commerce and industry; but the visitation was not without its salutary fruits, for an improved drainage system, better hospital accommodation, and a purer water-supply have since combined to make it one of the healthiest commercial cities of Europe.
Freedom of the press and many salutary innovations were brought about on a report of John Austin and G.
Selim profited by the respite to abolish the military tenure of fiefs; he introduced salutary reforms into the administration, especially in the fiscal department, sought by well-considered plans to extend the spread of education, and engaged foreign officers as instructors, by whom a small corps of new troops called nizam-i-jedid were collected and drilled.
The example of the West Coast Main Line upgrade is salutary in this respect, both in terms of cost and coordination.
It 's salutary to remember that the vast majority of stolen antiques the police recover are never claimed.
It is salutary to think what £ 1 million would buy 100 years ago.
It is very salutary always to see the other side of the question !
It is salutary to reflect that a multinational company would have ' sweated ' (realized) this hidden leverage capital years ago.
It would be salutary to remind ourselves of the story so far.
It is salutary to compare the attention paid to teaching BSL to deaf pupils with that paid to teaching English to hearing pupils.
The whole episode was a salutary reminder of the dangers of the ' incident pit '.
For each of us, the dive was a salutary lesson.
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It was argued that printing the words might give a salutary shock to skeptical readers.
The salutary effects of reciting this teaching are also described (paras.
Very salutary is an occasional hour of serene sadness, indeed a good agony will sometimes yield a grand harvest.
Visit the Spa and l et the salutary water wake up tired muscles or how about a detour by bike to Hungary?
The Green is also a salutary reminder of many of the good things about the old East End, which should not be forgotten.
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