Saying sentence example
Vera was saying with an arch smile.
What was that saying you were always reciting to me?
He has his own way of thinking, saying and doing everything.
When told of the instance in which Jesus raised the dead, she was much perplexed, saying, "I did not know life could come back into the dead body!"
See, here's an officer jammed in too-- different voices were saying in the crowd, as the men looked at one another, and all pressed toward the exit from the bridge.Advertisement
What makes you think you're saying is true?
Hippolyte spluttered again, and amid his laughter said, And you were saying that the Russian ladies are not equal to the French?
Besides, there was nothing to be gained in either case by saying anything – to either of you.
Saying this he again turned round, dropped his hands, took the bottle and lifted it to his lips, threw back his head, and raised his free hand to balance himself.
I'm saying what we had together was more important than what I have now.Advertisement
My third wise saying is--
The damn thing might as well had a sign on it, saying, hey, coppers, here I am!
He just sends a ball and they think they'll all be killed, a sergeant was saying angrily and reproachfully.
So you're saying the wolves improve your herd by culling out the weakest animals?
No. I'm not saying it didn't happen, but I don't remember.Advertisement
If I have a doctor's note saying I'm under their care, isn't that good enough until they figure it out?
She keeps saying you promised.
No one is even saying that much.
But, as I came to your palace this morning, I kept saying to myself, 'When our lord Al Mansour learns just how it was that I borrowed the gold, I have no doubt that in his kindness of heart he will forgive me the debt.'
I am not saying we live in a utopia.Advertisement
Felipa took Destiny to see a Disney movie, saying that Mama needed some time to herself.
Quinn demurred, saying he knew his settings by memory and remained downstairs with Martha.
Are you saying you want to proceed like we did yesterday?
You keep saying you don't care about your past anymore; you want to move ahead.
Howie stammered through his side of the conversation, terminating it by saying he'd call back.Advertisement
He paused before saying he thought Howie suspected it might have been Molly's father or some old boyfriend.
Ronnie doesn't know any of those people and he keeps saying I should step up to the plate, like it's the least I could do 'cause he already tolerates me like a bad case of hemorrhoids.
I left a message, from Tommy, his so called fishing buddy, saying I had a fish story for him and requesting him to call as soon as possible.
Saying that might go further toward getting him to forget the kidnapping and murder and going on with his life.
Never got around to saying I didn't.
What am I saying?
Jackson stood without saying a word.
They stared at each other, shocked by the things they were saying.
Both had been walking for a good four months, and they were already saying short sentences.
Look, if Faust is the Dawkinses' lawyer, I can't see how your saying so jeopardizes a damn thing.
Since I was in kindergarten, the world has kept saying how pretty I am with one breath and how stupid I am with the other.
When I heard his voice saying that message, I nearly lost it.
He told Lydia about Fitzgerald buying the vodka on the morning of the Fourth of July, denying it, and saying at the debate that there was liquor in Billy's vehicle when he, Dean, felt there wasn't.
There was no further official word on Martha's whereabouts, but Fred continued to assure the Deans not to worry, saying the girl was in good hands, whatever that meant.
Some kids are saying that guy Fitzgerald chased Billy down the mountain and got him killed.
Are you saying Brandon Westlake had some feelings—favorable feelings—for this evil pervert—his uncle?
She was saying a few pushy things I took exception to, and then she grabbed my arm for emphasis.
See what I'm saying?
I've said more than I feel comfortable saying.
There was more that he wasn't saying, and she suspected he was protecting her from the truth.
You're saying there are fifty cracks in the Lake of Souls?
Lori marched out of the house stiffly without saying goodbye.
He concluded by saying that the next 36 hours would be the most critical.
His father visited for a few more minutes before saying goodbye and leaving.
It was helpful to know that he heard and understood what she was saying.
Maybe there was something to what Katie was saying.
As Carmen's legs took off, she was saying to herself; "never run from a bear."
Carmen invited him to stay the night, but he declined, saying he already had a hotel room in town.
Are you saying he's the dead weight and not me?
Just saying, take a break and look around.
I'm saying, learn from the shit I went through and go get your mate.
She stood and walked to the door, saying nothing more.
She felt awful leaving him out of the blue, without saying farewell or thanking him.
Deidre bit her tongue to keep from saying what she wanted to, mainly that a relationship consisted of two people, and she was not about to be one of them.
Are you saying she didn't have to?
He'd come close to saying too much since arriving at the beach.
It goes against my nature to avoid it, he was saying.
Are you saying she's an Ancient's mate?
Then I'm not going to believe a damned thing you're saying.
At his sharp tone, she quickly changed the subject, saying, "After the meeting, I have to go."
She looked at him knowingly before saying, "You don't trust me?"
The look on his face made her bite her tongue to keep from saying anything else.
You left without saying good-bye.
Her familiar way of dismissing her opinion made Katie bite her tongue to keep from saying what she wanted.
Like Kris saying he.d break the mating bond between us.
He left the sparring level without saying a word to Ully and followed his instincts up a flight of stairs and down a narrow hall he recognized from his visit to their father.s catacombs with Kris.
Her features darkened, and she turned away, saying, "I thought you had some level of honor or decency."
Rhyn, what are you saying?
I.m saying, I release you of our bond.
He despised her video game playing and art, instead saying she needed a man capable of keeping her feet on the ground long enough for her to focus on doing something real with her life.
A'Ran held out his arm as well, saying, "I agree."
What were we saying about strange guests?
Edward is saying the book is 'based on the life of Annie Quincy Martin' just so he can take some liberties with the inconsequential details that have been lost in time.
If we keep saying that enough times, perhaps we'll believe it.
Dean and Fred pretended, without success, to not have heard what Edith was saying while she blushed.
It was her way of saying that while he might have been somewhat more reserved in his response to Claire Quincy, she was admitting the guest isn't always right.
I'm not sure what Annie is saying, but I'm beginning to get an inkling.
But Cynthia's tone betrayed her disbelief in the words she was saying.
I pushed her and she did admit to having some tests but then dismissed them, saying the doctor was just running up his bill.
He adlibbed a ridiculous story of wanting do a magazine piece on Shipton and began to flatter the listener, saying he was recommended as a prime source of accurate information.
She responded to Dean's hug, saying she felt better, but was still concerned about her mother.
You're not saying they...?
I'm not saying she did try to kill him, but I'm just letting you know I'm with the both of you, all the way, no matter how it comes out.
In spite of Shipton saying 'Dean?'
According to Corday, Shipton doesn't remember anything about the fall and doesn't even remember saying anything to me at the scene.
But that just goes to prove what I been saying.
They stood there together, holding each other, with her head against his chest, saying nothing, for what seemed like minutes.
You're saying it's sinful if you go to a whore house, but take-out service is acceptable?
Then she added, "His mother took it away from him, saying she'd keep it, and stick it in his stepfather if he dared come near them."
Cynthia and Fred began to nod their heads, understanding what Dean was saying.
Granted, what you're saying could have worked, but that doesn't mean it did.
She looked up, as if believing the truth of what her husband was saying for the first time.
I kept saying, 'I would never hurt you, I love you', but he just kept trying to get away from me, begging me to let him go.
He left a message, saying he wanted to make sure she got the address and still planned on coming tonight.
All I'm saying, is maybe you should hear her out.
I'm not saying you should sell your house, just have another studio here.
Are you saying you would raise another man's child?
Jackson thought she had fallen asleep when she said, "Thank you for not saying I told you so."
I'm not saying right into the Festival.
Then a few months later she had sent the first letter, saying that she had a roommate and was working on a farm.
That much she remembered Katie saying.
He was making a point of saying good-bye.
When Alex returned, Katie had supper ready, but Carmen declined, saying she didn't feel well.
He was saying good bye.
Saying yes would be setting him up for further hurt.
Saying no would be telling him to get out and never come back.
Authorizing the computer to open the messages, she received another message, one saying they were encoded.
She wrenched away, saying, "Lana locked out all the systems and left."
He was quiet for a moment, before saying, "Your Guardian is here with you now."
You're saying we're stuck here?
There's a saying, better to serve in Hell than get your head split open somewhere else.
Gabe, what're you saying?
Kris was silent for a moment before saying slowly, "Kiki said I always had a penchant for traitors."
Not even the commuters who lied to themselves and everyone else by saying the hour and a half at each end of the day was a pleasurable time to relax and read the paper.
You're saying he was content at his job?
What you're saying goes along with the wife's statement— she said he was a careful drinker.
Suicide lacks reason if you listen to what everyone is saying.
Plus we don't have the usual nice little note saying, 'See you in the next life, honey.
Dean tried to take the card but the manager protested, saying it was part of his records.
The look on Baratto's face showed he bought every word Jonathan Winston was saying.
Dean had forgotten the waiter saying Byrne also wore a baseball cap when he left the room.
Cleary had contacted her by telephone, saying he was looking for a furnished apartment to use when he traveled to the city.
A day later he called again, saying he had driven by the place and was willing to take it, sight unseen.
He'd leave little notes on my desk sometimes, saying 'Stick with school,' or sometimes he'd send a postcard from his business trips saying the same thing.
I know I keep saying it but you're a saint for putting up with me.
He tried to appease the Norfolk detective by saying no permanent harm had been done and even Mrs. Byrne seemed to have made it through the ordeal.
I told him maybe this creep Byrne—the one that's missing—maybe he copped the dough, like we were saying.
Cynthia Byrne called saying he needn't be concerned about the burglary as nothing had been stolen and it was probably just kids.
Cynthia explained it away, saying it was about time she moved to a smaller place.
If I skipped the way you're saying he did, I'd want to get as far away as soon as possible.
Just like I been saying all along.
But saying it could fit doesn't mean our little scenario is what actually happened.
She paused, then asked, Was there really a power failure or were you just saying that?
He wished women would stop saying nice things about him.
I had my foot in the door and he darn near busted it, all the time saying his wife had a big mouth and didn't know what she was talking about.
She kept saying she was okay and insisted I go ahead and go out with Jen.
More importantly, Cynthia Byrne was dead right in saying he had no business being chauvinistic in trying to protect this woman from his suspicions.
But a blue truck is a start, that's all I'm saying.
You're just saying that, right?
When Carmen asked to go along, he instantly agreed, saying he might need Princess too.
It went without saying that Alex liked animals.
For a moment Mom's face was as clear as if she were standing there, saying "waste not, want not."
He didn't know what she was saying, but he knew that tone.
His gaze lifted to her, gradually focusing on what she was saying.
As Mom used to say, truth hurts, but surely silver tongued Alex could have found a less contentious way of saying it.
His gaze drifted over her dress, saying what his lips refused to utter.
But Katie must have had some reason for saying that.
She was the one who kept saying no to his only possible solution.
He took her hand and led her back down the trail without saying a word.
As the saying went, there was more to being a father than planting the seed.
You keep saying that, but I think you're chronically frugal.
The words slipped out before she thought about what she was saying.
He was saying no.
Katie teased Carmen privately, saying that the honeymoon was over, and Lori asked what they were fighting about.
Where he'd been the last month was a mystery, but he was here now — and for some reason, what he was saying made her feel better.
Are you listening to what you're saying?
Alex rejoined them a short time later, saying that everything was in order.
Lori, you don't know what you're saying.
I'm saying you need to keep an open mind.
It all boils down to a matter of minutes, he'd heard his masters saying.
Jenn bit her tongue to keep from saying what she wanted to say.
Are you saying we'll all die?
You're not saying … no, Dusty!
There was a lot Sofi wasn't saying, this much he sensed.
Are you comfortable saying it won't be ours?
He winked in response, saying, "No more secrets."
Are you saying you share gateways?
I think what they are actually saying is that there have been no confirmed sightings of animals other than feral ones.
So now you're saying I shouldn't have spent the money on new clothes?
She usually did something stupid after saying she could take care of herself.
He was always saying things that … I didn't want to be alone with him.
It was the lumber yard saying they had rescheduled and would be delivering the supplies at ten in the morning.
Sam offered to help but Gerald declined, saying it wasn't that heavy.
I thought you were saying it was good that I was taking him to the hospital.
Then you're saying that you would welcome your grandchild simply because it is part of the daughter you love?
Senor Medena jerked his head up and stared at her as if he couldn't believe what she was saying.
He turned and left the room without saying another word.
It was impossible to hear what he was saying with so many people speaking.
He had considered her feelings about replacing Brutus and when she killed his horse, he had tried to console her by saying it was only a horse.
I'm just saying that love grows with time.
Was he saying he still loved her?
She stopped herself before saying it out loud.
You're saying I'm the weird one, not these girls?
You're saying that, instead of treating him like I do my teenage cousins, I should pretend I'm dealing with a five-year-old who's convinced his stick figure drawing is a masterpiece.
The thought of saying it out loud to him made her want to throw things.
You saying that makes me want to know more.
But you're saying Gerry is here because you ordered him to be here?
She checked her phone twice on the way to Xander's, waiting for a text saying Jonny kidnapped Ashley.
Jessi hesitated a moment longer before finally saying, "Okay, but if I get fed up, I throw up the boundary."
She grappled with how to respond before finally saying, "We both know how this ends."
I can't believe I'm saying this, but both of us.
Polybius accuses Cleomenes of the murder, but Plutarch is probably right in saying that it was the work of those who had caused the death of Agis, and feared his brother's vengeance.
Every moment one expects to find Descartes saying with Hobbes that man's thought has created God, or with Spinoza and Malebranche that it is God who really thinks in the apparent thought of man.
A priest, saying mass at the church of Santa Catarina at Bologna, was troubled, after the consecration, with grave doubts as to the truth of the doctrine of transubstantiation.
Mill tried to reconcile criminal law and its punishments with his very hard type of determinism by saying that law was needed in order to weight the scale, and in order to hold out a prospect of penalties which might deter from crime and impel towards good citizenship, so Paley held that virtue was not merely obedience to God but obedience " for 1 Criticism of the scheme, from the point of view of an idealist theism, will be found in John Caird's Introduc to the Phil.
He is indeed careful to keep right with the orthodox doctrine of creation by saying that he does not believe the world actually arose in this mechanical way out of the three kinds of elements which he here supposes, but that he simply puts out his hypothesis as a mode of conceiving how it might have arisen.
He closes by saying that Tychichus will give them the news.
We should note, however, that even a liberal orthodoxy, while saying nothing about infallibility, is pledged to the essential authority of the Bible; it cannot e.g.
Since the passing of the Light Railways Act of 1896, which did not apply to Ireland, it is possible to give a formal definition by saying that a light railway is one constructed under the provisions of that act; but it must be noted that the commissioners appointed under that act have authorized many lines which in their physical characteristics are indistinguishable from street tramways constructed under the Tramways Act, and to these the term light railways would certainly not be applied in ordinary parlance.
Among the Jews the preaching of the prophets had been a constant protest against the grosser forms of sacrifice, and there are indications that when Christianity arose bloody sacrifices were already beginning to fall into disuse; a saying which was attributed by the Ebionites to Christ repeats this protest in a strong form, "I.
She was reported as saying that when the king gave opportunity by leaving England, she would put Mary to death even if she were burnt or flayed alive for it.
Molina tried to reconcile the doctrine of predestination with the freedom of the human will by saying that the predestination is consequent upon God's foreknowledge of the free determination of man's will, which is therefore in no way affected by the fact of such predestination.
The great saying of each of these rabbis is concerned with the duties of a judge; the selection does justice to the importance of the Sanhedrin, which was filled with Pharisees.
Being a Pharisee he faced the facts of Herod's power and warned the tribunal of the event, just as later he counselled the people to receive him, saying that for their sins they could not escape him.
At last John of Giscala portioned out the sacred wine and oil, saying that they who fought for the Temple might fearlessly use its stores for their sustenance.
Among his Cornish Ballads (1869) the most famous is on "Trelawny," the refrain of which, "And shall Trelawny die," &c., he declared to be an old Cornish saying.
Saint Simon relates that he once asked a hearing of the comte de Pontchartrain, saying that he would at first believe him mad, then become interested, and then see he was right.
He died on the 15th of May 913, one tradition saying he was struck by lightning, and another that he was thrown alive by the devil into the crater of Mount Etna.
That they must be studied closely by every one who wishes to follow the history of economics goes without saying.
Being presented to the seven poets who were then engaged on the projected epic, Abu 'I Kasim was admitted to their meetings, and on one occasion improvised a verse, at Mahmud's request, in praise of his favourite Ayaz, with such success that the sultan bestowed upon him the name of Firdousi, saying that he had converted his assemblies into paradise (Firdous).
No doubt they all agreed in saying that they were prosecuting Y g Y g Y P g a search for what they called the true system of nature; but that was nearly the end of their agreement, for in what that true system consisted the opinions of scarcely any two would coincide, unless to own that it was some shadowy idea beyond the present power of mortals to reach or even comprehend.
Ignatius, now a priest, waited for eighteen months before saying Mass, which he did for the first time on the 25th of December 1538 in the church of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome.
These observations may be summarized by saying that the benzene nucleus is more negative in character than the aliphatic residues.
Success was his reward; and with this success he now approaches me, saying " See, we have come thus far; now create us a new work, that we may go further."
He was beheaded on Tower Hill on the 22 nd of June 1535, after saying the Te Deum and the psalm In to Domine speravi.
After the death of any of his favourite disciples he would hold a dog to the mouth of the man in order to receive the departing spirit, saying that there was no animal which could perpetuate his virtues better than that quadruped.
The real attack had been pressed home on the British right, and the History of the Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment gives no undue praise to the regiments of the reserve in saying that "the determined attack would have been successful against almost any other troops."
Cosimo he called his second father, saying that Ficino had given him life, but Cosimo new birth, - the one had devoted him to Galen, the other to the divine Plato, - the one was physician of the body, the other of the soul.
Call this class w; then to say that x is a w is equivalent to saying that x is not an x.
Accordingly, to say that w is a w is equivalent to saying that w is not a w.
Napoleon might have remembered his own saying, " La misere est 1'ecole du bon soldat."
Henry received a good education, of which in later life he was proud; he is credited with the saying that an unlettered king is only a crowned ass.
This saying appears to imply a settled life in Canaan, but both affirm the warlike significance of Yahweh and the ark.
David Hume summed up his admiration for Douglas by saying that his friend possessed "the true theatric genius of Shakespeare and Otway, refined from the unhappy barbarism of the one and licentiousness of the other."
The ruthless way in which they plundered ancient buildings to adorn their own palaces is the origin of the saying, "Quod non fecerunt barbari, fecerunt.
He checked the vainglory of Alexander, when he aspired to the honours of divinity, by pointing to his wounded finger, saying, "See the blood of a mortal, not of a god."
But the saying draws attention to the two great influences which shaped medieval thought - the tradition of ancient logic and the system of Christian theology.
The fact that the channels of thought during the middle ages were determined in this way is usually expressed by saying that reason in the middle age is subject to authority.
But the queen is said to have refused it, saying that the money would be better spent equipping a man-of-war.
He has no claim to be regarded as a genius; but, as SainteBeuve has said, he well deserves a place "da p s la classe des esprits infiniment distingues" - distinguished, however, it ought to be added by intelligence rather than by intellect, and less by the power of saying much than by the power of saying a little well.
They assailed the cross, saying that Christ is cross, and that we ought not to worship the tree, because it is a cursed instrument.
Magistros reports the Thonraki as saying, "We love Paul and excrecrate Peter."
After saying how Map translated the romance from the Latin at the bidding of King Henry, the usual statement, the scribe adds "qui riche loier l'en donor."
We may not be far out in saying that he died about 1520.
They had from early times a very complicated system of superstitious medicine, or religion, related to disease and the cure of disease, borrowed, as is thought, from the Etruscans; and, though the saying of Pliny that the Roman people got on for six hundred years without doctors was doubtless an exaggeration, and not, literally speaking, exact, it must be accepted for the broad truth which it contains.
The York rubric directed him to do it immediately after the first saying of the Introit, which in England was thrice said.
Dr Johnson's Jacobite sympathies are well known, and on the death of Victor Emmanuel I., the ex-king of Sardinia, in 1824, Lord Liverpool wrote to Canning saying "there are those who think that the ex-king was the lawful king of Great Britain."
Dr Petrie surmounts the difficulty by saying that the process depicted is not glass-blowing, but some metallurgical process in which reeds were used tipped with lumps of clay.
The guru embraced his faithful follower, saying that he was as himself, and that his spirit should dwell within him.
As a rule these equations are established immediately by determining the component acceleration of the fluid particle which is passing through (x, y, z) at the instant t of time considered, and saying that the reversed acceleration or kinetic reaction, combined with the impressed force per unit of mass and pressure-gradient, will according to d'Alembert's principle form a system in equilibrium.
The Roman Catholic Church also recognizes a class of beneficed chaplains, supported out of "pious foundations" for the specific duty of saying, or arranging for, certain masses, or taking part in certain services.
The Ghibellines even proposed to raze the walls of the city, but Farinata degli Uberti strongly opposed the idea, saying that "he had fought to regain and not to ruin his fatherland."
Of his teaching, beyond the saying preserved in Aboth i.
Further, he shows an "astonishing familiarity with the Jewish rites," in the opinion of a modern Jew (Kohler in the Jewish Encycl.); so much so, that the latter agrees with another Jewish scholar in saying that "the writer seems to have been a converted Jew, whose fanatic zeal rendered him a bitter opponent of Judaism within the Christian Church."
This is true; but we may easily exaggerate it into a falsehood by saying that a piece of experience is entirely constituted by its relation to other experiences.
The chroniclers speak of 5000 killed and 1 i,000 prisoners; and, although these figures must be exaggerated, so great was the number of captives taken by the Genoese as to give rise to the saying - "To see Pisa, you must now go to Genoa."
Some authorities, however, dispute this, in a measure, by saying that it was not naturally forested, and that the trees growing represented orchards of olives or other fruit trees planted by the Romans or romanized Berbers.
There is true beauty in the saying - " It is unworthy of a noble nature to diffuse its pain."
For some years he had alluded to his impending retirement from public life, saying that he was "strong against going on in politics to the end."
But so absolute was his lifelong self-mastery that he was hardly ever betrayed into saying that which, on cooler reflection, needed to be recalled.
His dark eyebrows were singularly flexible, and they perpetually expanded and contracted in harmony with what he was saying.
Thus instead of saying the house of Mr Smith is in that street, a Japanese says Smith Mr of house that street in is.
At a later period when he had grown fat he accounted for his skill in taking "cut balls" at tennis by saying that he was a very "painstaking man."
Thucydides is almost certainly wrong in saying that the amount of the original tribute was 460 talents (about £106,000); this figure cannot have been reached for at least twelve, probably twenty years, when new members had been enrolled (Lycia, Caria, Eion, Lampsacus).
We may otherwise define it by saying that a line of electric force is a line so drawn in a field of electric force that its direction coincides at every point with the resultant electric force at that point.
We may define the term potential difference otherwise by saying that it is the work done in carrying a small conductor charged with one unit of electricity from one point to the other in a direction opposite to that in which it would move under the electric forces if left to itself.
Faraday expressed this fact by saying that no absolute electric charge could be given to matter.
If we consider the charge of a conductor to be measured by the number of tubes of electric force which proceed from it, then, since each tube must end on some other conductor, the above statement is equivalent to saying that the charges at each end of a tube of electric force are equal.
It was in vain to complain, saying, " Every one that doeth evil is good in the eyes of Yahweh," or " Where is the God of judgment ?
The saying lex orandi lex credendi is true of all times and of all peoples.
The importance of the fountain is attested by the fact that the Greek poets and the Delphic oracle instead of saying Corinth said, "the city of Pirene."
In this latter capacity he was the author of the historic saying "Order reigns at Warsaw."
He replied saying he would come if all the expenses were guaranteed and the British flag accepted.
He claims that " the pope bids his collectors go into the whole world, saying, ` He that believeth, and payeth the tenths, shall be saved.'
The clergy were bidden to exhort their hearers to the " works of charity, mercy and faith, specially prescribed and commanded in Scripture, and not to repose their trust or affiance in any other works devised by men's phantasies beside Scripture; as in wandering to pilgrimages, offering of money, candles or tapers to images or relics, or kissing or licking the same, saying over a number of beads, not understood or minded on, or in such-like superstition."
Hence, whatever we begin by saying, we must ultimately say ` mind ' " (Caird, Kant, 1.443) While the form in which these doctrines were stated proved fatal to them in the country of their birth, they took deep root in the next generation in English philosophy.
In saying subject we say self, in saying self we say free creator.
In saying that all doctrines rank as " dogmas " during the Greek period, we ought to add a qualification.
Cleveland had written a letter for publication before he became president, saying that a financial crisis of great severity must result if this coinage were continued, and expressing the hope that Congress would speedily put an end to it.
As yet he had preached his Gospel without saying much about corruptions in the Roman Church, and it was his political denunciation of the fratricidal wars into which the pope, not less than others, was drawing his fellow-countrymen, that first led to rupture with the papal see.
But Dornberg, arrogating to himself the right of selecting the reports which were worth forwarding, sent it back, saying that, so far from convincing him that the emperor was advancing to give battle, it assured him of the contrary.
He at once wrote to Ney saying that these could only be some of Wellington's troops, and that Ney was to concentrate his force and crush what was in front of him, adding that he was to send all reports to Fleurus.
At 3.15 P.M., when the battle was in full swing, Napoleon wrote in duplicate to Ney, saying, "The fate of France is in your hands," and ordering the marshal to master Quatre Bras and move eastwards to assist at Ligny.
Instead of concentrating his force upon one bridge over the swampy and unfordable Dyle, Grouchy scattered it in attacks upon several; and when the emperor's despatch arrived, saying Billow was in sight, the marshal was powerless to move westward.
In the New Testament angels appear frequently as the ministers of God and the agents of revelation"; and Our Lord speaks of angels as fulfilling such functions', implying in one saying that they neither marry nor are given in marriage.
We see, then, that the conditions for the application of Fourier's theorem are equivalent to saying that all disturbances will travel along the system with the same velocity.
They are thrown together in a way unusual with Mark, who is accustomed to place each important saying in a setting of its own.
Even those friendly to him sometimes felt it necessary to defend his political course by saying that he was compelled to raze the old buildings and prepare the ground on which his successors might build new and better structures.
He expressed his own judgment of his success as a public man by saying that it was not due to any special gifts or genius, but to the fact that by patience and laborious persistence he had developed ordinary qualities to a more than ordinary degree.
Kant claimed to solve these contradictions by saying, that in no case is the contradiction real, however really it has been intended by the opposing partisans, or must appear to the mind without critical enlightenment.
The serpent becomes the inner voice of temptation, and the saying in iii.
This was the conception expressed by Bossuet, "Tout l'etat est en la personne du prince," or in Louis XIV.'s saying, "L'etat c'est moi."
Further, personal and domestic relations with the ruling families abroad give openings in delicate cases for saying more, and saying it at once more gently and more efficaciously, than could be ventured in the formal correspondence and rude contacts of government.
Sitting thus on the 13th of July he heard in the evening a young woman begging to be admitted to see him, saying that she brought news from Caen, where the escaped Girondins were trying to rouse Normandy.
The word Niti is from the Bali, and means "old saying," "tradition," "good counsel."
His saying that "history is past politics and politics are present history" is significant of this limitation of his work, which left on one side subjects of the deepest interest in a nation's life.
This Anastasius, in a pulpit oration which the patriarch himself is said to have prepared for him, caused great scandal to the partisans of the Marian cultus then beginning by saying, "Let no one call Mary the mother of God, for Mary was a human being; and that God should be born of a human being is impossible."
He is throughout more concerned for the wrong done to the faith at Ephesus than to himself, saying that if he held the views attributed to him by Cyril he would be the first to condemn himself without mercy.
That they had a large measure of authority of course goes without saying, but it depended always upon their brethren's recognition of their possession of the divine gift of apostleship, and the right of Churches or individuals to test their claims and to refuse to listen to them if they did not vindicate their divine call was everywhere recognized.
His character peeps forth most clearly perhaps in the saying which has become his epithet, Atterdag (" There will be a to-morrow"), which is an indication of that invincible doggedness to which he owed most of his successes.
It may be most generally described by saying that the idea was taken from the consistorial courts through which the medieval bishops managed the affairs of their dioceses.
But undoubtedly his own habitual frame of mind is better represented in his celebrated saying - " ` How soft and healthful a pillow are ignorance and incuriousness...
This muzzle velocity is about 5% greater than the 2150 f/s of the range table, so on these considerations we may suppose about 10% of work is lost by friction in the bore; this is expressed by saying that the factor of effect is f =0.9.
Of the ordinary teaching of Greek in his day, Fleury wittily observed that most boys " learned just enough of that language to have a pretext for saying for the rest of their lives that Greek was a subject easily forgotten."
The women, after playfully pretending for some time to search for the god, desisted, saying that he had hidden himself among the Muses.
She was probably not at liberty to say what she really thought, but she made up by saying a great many things which she did not mean.
But even there it does not find the Highest, the One; it still hears a voice saying, " not we have made ourselves."
He especially pointed out the laws of the " extinction of the specialized " and " survival of the non-specialized " forms of life, and challenged Darwin's principle of selection as an explanation of the origin of adaptations by saying that the " survival of the fittest " does not explain the " origin of the fittest."
For this is he that vvas spoken of by Esay the Prophet, saying, A voyce of one crying in the desert, prepare ye the way of our Lord, make straight his pathes.
Each " saying " is introduced by the phrase Jesus says " (XE'y€) and the collection is described in the introductory words of the 1903 series as Xoyyoc not as X&yca.
On the 22nd of January Kruger met Warren at the Modder river, and endeavoured to stop him from proceeding farther, saying that he would be responsible for keeping order in the country.
Livery in law was made not on but in sight of this land, the feoffor saying to the feoffee, "I give you that land; enter and take possession."
One much-quoted saying of his may be mentioned.
Perhaps we may illustrate his position by saying that the elements undergo a change analogous to what takes place in iron, when by being brought into an electric field it becomes magnetic. The substance of the elements remain as well as their accidents, but like baptismal water they gain by consecration a hidden virtue benefiting soul and body.
He endeavoured to explain away certain of the contradictions which are found in Kant's system by saying that much of the language is used in a popular sense for the sake of intelligibility, e.g.
Towards the Atlantic rain often occurs in the dry season, and there is a local saying near the Golfo Dulce that "it rains thirteen months in the year."
And they say that Ormuzd and Ahriman are brothers, and in consequence of this saying they shall come to annihilation."In the same fragment the Christians are condemned as worshippers of idols, unless indeed the writer has genuine pagans in view.
As soon as the porter heard a stranger knock at the gate, he rose, saying, Deo gratias,the opportunity for the exercise of hospitality being regarded as a cause for thankfulness.
Celtic altar-bell of hammered iron, known as the "Ronnell bell."' Such is the odour of sanctity of this venerable church that there is an old local saying that "to be thrice prayed for in the kirk of Birnie will either mend or end ye."
As to the fragments, we are safe in saying that the early dialogues in the manner of Plato were written under the influence of Plato, and that the subsequent didactic writings connected with Alexander were written more under the influence of Philip and Alexander.
Nevertheless, there is a deep difference between them in detail, which may be expressed by saying that the Categories is nearer to Platonism.
Finally, the treatise concludes with saying that the limit of gentlemanliness has thus been stated, meaning that its limit is the service and contemplation of God and the control of desire by reason.
Various forms of the same saying occurring in different documents, or remembered from oral tradition and through catechetical instruction, would sometimes be purposely combined.
The Caspian remained; and it had for long been a common saying with foreign merchants that the best way of tapping the riches of the Orient was to secure possession of this vast inland lake.
The making of spurs succeeded the cloth manufacture and became so noted that the saying "as true as Ripon rowells" was a well-known proverb.
Thus Karl Christoph Vogt repeated the saying of the French physician Cabanis, " The brain is determined to thought as the stomach is to digestion, or the liver to the secretion of bile," in the form, " Thought stands in the same relation to the brain as the bile to the liver or the urine to the kidneys."
At the same time his synechological view prevented him from saying that every atom has a soul, because according to him a soul always corresponds to a unity of a physical manifold.
For his phenomenalism prevents him from consistently saying the truth inferred by reason - that there is a world beyond experience, a world of Nature, and a will of God, real as well as ideal.
What Kant never said and what his whole philosophy prevented his saying, was that a single thing is a single thought of a single consciousness; either of men, as in Fichte's philosophy, or of God and man, as in Hegel's.
Rejecting everything in the Kritik which savoured of the " metempirical," he yet sympathized so far with Hegel's noumenalism as to accept the identification of cause and effect, though he interpreted the hypothesis phenomenalistically by saying that cause and effect are two aspects of the same phenomenon.
He ingeniously suggested that the external agent is one feeling regarded objectively, and the internal effect another feeling regarded subjectively; " and therefore," to quote his own words, " to say that it is a molecular movement which produces a sensation of sound, is equivalent to saying that a sensation of sight produces a sensation of hearing."
But instead of any longer identifying the experience of the race and universal experience, he concludes his book by saying " our reason is confronted and determined by universal reason."
Fichte began this by saying that ego is activity, and being is life.
He immediately goes on to examine other substances, but with "no effect," and he ends by saying, "Have got enough for to-day."
This is expressed by saying that the density of gold is about two and a half times that of iron.
It can be put into the form of a definition by saying that two periods of time are equal in which two physical operations, of whatever character, take place, which are identical in all respects except as regards lapse of time.
On the death of Nerses the right of saying grace at the royal meals, which was the essence of the catholicate, was transferred by the king, in despite of the Greeks, to the priestly family of Albianus, and thenceforth no Armenian catholicus went to Caesarea for ordination.
In this passage he deprecates current physiognomical speculations, saying that he might criticize them but feared to waste time and become tedious over them.
A marble bull; in front of the basin, bore an inscription saying that Herodes dedicates the whole to Zeus, in the name of his wife, Annia Regilla.
And then he who was to create the knight took the sword and girded him with it, and then embracing him he lifted his right hand and smote him on the neck or shoulder, saying, " Be thou a good knight," a.nd kissed him.
All that is known of his work is through Jerome's treatise Contra Vigilantium, or, as that controversialist would seem to prefer saying, "Contra Dormitantium."
It had been a frequent saying with the more zealous royalists of Spain that a king must be wiser than his ministers, for he was placed on the throne and directed by God.
This last resulted in a great number of nominal conversions, as baptism was the passport to government favour, and church membership was based on the learning of the Decalogue and the Lord's Prayer, and on the saying of grace at mealtimes.
It appeals to common sense, saying in effect, " If it be a fact that a Divine Person came into the world to bless mankind, all men ought to know it, and have a right to know it.
The indispensableness of such abundant things as air, water and light is readily explained by saying that their very abundance has evolved a creature dependent on them.
That strength is good and brittleness bad goes without saying; but here a word is needed about hardness.