They even tell me wonders I myself never dreamed of!
One hears such improbable wonders about you.
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.
The letter dealt at length with the wonders of his empire.
St Winifred's holy well, one of the wonders of Wales, sends up water at the rate of 21 tons a minute, of an almost unvarying temperature, higher than that of ordinary spring water.
It is only a whisper of the wonders we will build and the prosperity we will create.
In the thirty-fourth year, c. 1250 B.C., Khattusil with his friend or subject the king of Kode came from his distant capital to see the wonders of Egypt in person, bringing one of his daughters to be wife of the splendid Pharaoh.
A few weeks with Alex could do wonders for the boy.
Images of landmark buildings, of the seven greatest wonders of the ancient world, and city scenes from around the world.
The pots in which these wonders of patient skill are grown have to be themselves fine specimens of the keramists craft, and as much as 200 is sometimes paid for a notably well trained tree.
Under the influence of the touchstone of strict inquiry set on foot by the Royal Society, the marvels of witchcraft, sympathetic powders and other relics of medieval superstition disappeared like a mist before the sun, whilst accurate observations and demonstrations of a host of new wonders accumulated, amongst which were numerous contributions to the anatomy of animals, and none perhaps more noteworthy than the observations, made by the aid of microscopes constructed by himself, of Leeuwenhoek, the Dutch naturalist (1683), some of whose instruments were presented by him to the society.
"More wonders in the air, my Lord," said he.
At the north end was the famous altar, built out of the horns of the victims, which was sometimes reckoned among the seven wonders of the world.
The cool damp cloth did wonders to get her own face back to normal and she finally regained control.
On the eastern point of the Pharos island stood the Great Lighthouse, one of the "Seven Wonders," reputed to be 400 ft.
glorious in holiness, Awesome in deeds, Working wonders?
The world is filled with a bounty of wonders.
Learn about fish, coral, and all sorts of other wet wonders.
Make-up could do wonders.
Though he prays, "Renew thy signs, and repeat thy wonders.
The wonders of his Domus aurea were remembered and talked of long after its partial demolition by Vespasian.
Marrying me will do wonders for your social life - once you learn to dress properly.
She built for him, in Halicarnassus, a very magnificent tomb, called the Mausoleum, which was one of the seven wonders of the world, and from which the name mausoleum was afterwards given to all tombs remarkable for their grandeur.
the efforts of all his successors combined could add little to the wonders of Thebes.
But Antichrist here appears as a tempter, who works by signs and wonders (ii.
63 &c.) also, "Beliar" appears above all as a worker of wonders, this figure having possibly been influenced by that of Simon Magus.
He did his best to remedy the misery caused by the intestine wars, repaired the ruined mosques and other public edifices, founded hospitals and libraries - his library in Shiraz was one of the wonders of the world - and improved irrigation.
James, The Wonders of the Colorado Desert (2 vols., Boston, 1906).
45) and reveal the future to men by signs and wonders (xliii.
The success it gained was doubtless due in some degree to the difficulty which most men had in comprehending it, for it was enwrapped in alluring mystery, but more to the confidence with which it was announced as being the long-looked-for key to the wonders of creation, since its promoters did not hesitate to term it the discovery of " the Natural System," though they condescended, by way of explanation to less exalted intellects than their own, to allow it the more moderate appellation of the Circular or, Quinary System.
8, and in Ezekiel's prophecy concerning Gog and Magog, where the wonders of fire and blood named in Joel ii.
Each of these wonders is coming, and a million more.
It seems strange to many people that I should be impressed by the wonders and beauties of Niagara.
While her romance session failed to reveal his problem, it did wonders for her confidence.
These subterranean wonders were known as far back as 1213, but the cavern remained undiscovered in modern times until 1816, and it is only in still more recent times that its vast extent has been fully ascertained and explored.
Arculf is the first to mention the column at Jerusalem, which claimed to mark the exact centre of the Inhabited Earth, and later became one of the favourite Palestine wonders.
We are told that some of these ancient scientists passed years of their lives studying the wonders of bee-life, and left accurate records of their observations, which on many points agree with the investigations of later observers.
A few years later Ibn IJaulal (978) estimates the number of churches in the city at more than 300, and al-Mokaddasi (985) describes its cathedral, with vaulted ceiling covered with mosaics, as one of the four wonders of the world.
The wonders of the temple were made more lucid by a guided tour of the little museum.
apologetic, shy smile does wonders for an escalated blood pressure!
apostate Christendom will believe the lie and follow the beast with its lying wonders.
broken-winded screws fade away whenever we board the white wonders of HVC and hit the skies.
burnished gold, reminiscent of the wonders found in the Valley of the Kings.
Wonders never cease Wayne actually played a request for me.
Today the continued supply of wonders looks less certain.
compendious notes, wonders if Beethoven himself might have written the adagio variation toward the end.
consecrate yourselves for tommorrow the Lord will do wonders among you.
coveted most of all things to see Him who was accomplishing such wonders by His hand.
A season in county cricket seems to have worked more wonders than all the coaching.
dat Ur debut album will do wonders.
With this, they proved that they were not just one hit wonders with the irresistible 'Teenage dirtbag ' .
doest wonders: thou hast declared thy strength among the people.
doeth great wonders, so that he maketh fire come down from heaven on earth in the sight of men.
To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for eves ' .
double crossGarnett wonders who is double-crossing whom when he gets involved with five Middle East notables and some very valuable jewels.
But when he wonders if he could drive a dump truck, his imagination takes off dump truck, his imagination takes off dump trucks toy and exciting things happen!
extolling the wonders of London's busses, following the bomb on the number 30.
This alone will do wonders to sort out your brain fog by midday.
As they both stand to share their uncle's fortune, Tony wonders if the bottle's poisoned.
fudgeon wonders, however, whether I am not fudging here.
gutless wonders who are not man enough to take care of their children.
These wriggling wonders can throw grenades, fire homing missiles and even build factories to make even more destructive weapons!
hospital bed, Jane wonders whether it was real or just a dream.
One wonders how his somewhat hyperbolic analogy went down in the refugee camps.
DAFNE has worked wonders for me - fewer hypos with better warning signs, and of course I can eat what I want.
The iconic landmark chosen was the new library at Alexandria, replacing one of the lost wonders of the ancient world.
majestic in holiness, terrible in glorious deeds, doing wonders?
In a crowded marketplace, there is no place for one hit wonders; good design and good business are a longterm relationship.
marveling at the wonders of nature.
One wonders whether his brain is bigger than the cavity in his second left upper molar.
He accidentally leaves his car keys behind but one wonders whether a car would have been much use to this man of perpetual motion.
Certainly works wonders a convention of last year's wsop prime ribreno nightspot.
One wonders why some previous critics and readers were so obtuse!
She wonders if she has a plica, aggravated by a tight iliotibial band and muscles.
poster presentation: From spit to science: Teaching the wonders of DNA to the masses.
pouring rain will do wonders for a Gordon coat.
A dip in a river or a walk in the pouring rain will do wonders for a Gordon coat.
recoil control system must be one of the wonders of modern science.
But, wonders Rowena Hoseason, have they ever ridden one?
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Still the dry worked wonders keeping the slugs down.
snowmobile trips are available and can include stops for ice fishing, visits to local natural wonders and the snow village.
It solemnly deliberated over an opinion, which Etruscan soothsayers of acknowledged wisdom had furnished respecting certain signs and wonders at its special request.
We need such places for nature to work its wonders, not squandered for a catering area for more car users.
One wonders just how much normally staid writer George St George actually contributed.
One wonders how many walk the streets totally unaware.
uncle's fortune, Tony wonders if the bottle's poisoned.
Ian Poxton wonders what can be done to beat the increasingly virulent strains of Clostridium difficile.
Any of those chinless wonders in the Tory party that wouldn't know the real world if it hit them in the face.
The most popular trails lead to the island's natural wonders.
wonders of the universe.
White haired wonders can become youthful once more with a Ginger rinse!
Moreover, Persian tradition at a very remote period knew of only three architectural wonders in that region, which it attributed to the fabulous queen Humai (Khumai) - the grave of Cyrus at.
It is to him that the world is indebted for the introduction of methods which have already worked wonders, and bid fair to render possible the preventive treatment of all infectious diseases.
19), allusion is made to their lack of meat in order to magnify the wonders of the journey, and among divinely sent aids to guide ' So B.
Every day in imagination I made a trip round the world, and I saw many wonders from the uttermost parts of the earth--marvels of invention, treasuries of industry and skill and all the activities of human life actually passed under my finger tips.
One of the wonders of the internet can be found here with this online shop purveying fine Italian food.
Its recoil control system must be one of the wonders of modern science.
Other snowmobile trips are available and can include stops for ice fishing, visits to local natural wonders and the snow village.
Alan is the only man and wonders if he will be teased mercilessly or spend years reading chic literature.
Let us hope the Neapolitan spirit will work wonders on these timorous people.
Any of those chinless wonders in the Tory party that would n't know the real world if it hit them in the face.
The most popular trails lead to the island 's natural wonders.
Harries sympathizes with Dawkins sense of awe at the wonders of the universe.
White haired wonders can become youthful once more with a Ginger rinse !
A favorite blanket or toy can work wonders.
There are also pre-stain sprays made especially for baby, and many of these work wonders on spit-up stains, food spills, and other hard to tackle spots on your little ones clothing.
So we came up with a great idea, purchase a baby swing- The "Price Ocean Wonders Aquarium Cradle Swing".
Glycerine enemas, like Babylax can work wonders, and they are usually simple to use.
To help make baby shower invites extra special, a wording guide for baby shower invitations works wonders.
It purees, it measures, it does wonders for the preparation process and it can also be purchased alongside the Williams Sonoma Baby & Toddler Cookbook.
These little wonders can dice an onion in seconds, chop nuts with the push of a button, and grate a handful of cheese.
These tips will help you decide on an appropriate model the next time you are shopping for one of these portable wonders.
A concerned parent wonders what to do about cat worms.
Spray bottles filled with water work wonders in discouraging a cat from scratching where it shouldn't.
A Victorian home makes the perfect setting for the wonders of the holiday season the characters in the book experience.
Every divorce expert on the planet expounds endlessly about communication for one important reason: it works wonders.
This portable solution works wonders for keeping your cushions in good shape, but only if your furniture is easy to move around.
Acai berries can do wonders for your heart.
The berry is purported to do wonders for your health, prevent cancer and even help you lose weight quickly.
However, if you want to complete the look, wood or ceramic floors can work wonders for a room.
Mark Twain loved technology and installed the latest technological wonders.
In the meantime, you can try a product by Ole Henriksen called Ultimate Lift Eye Gel ($38.00) which has been said to work wonders on the lid area.
If your eye area is particularly sensitive, a rich, gentle formula will work wonders.
Note that Laura Mercier's product is the pricier of the two, but both work wonders for those with oily skin.
A really good, creamy concealer can work wonders to give eyes a bright and fresh appearance.
Heavily saturated colors may not be appropriate for a soccer game, per se, but the strong colors can do wonders for "moving" cityscapes and other action shots.
Don't forget that a simple, "no thanks" can work wonders.
Strenuous exercise can work wonders for relieving stress of any kind.
Far from creating more work, many vegetarian meals are one-pot wonders that only involve dirtying a knife.
Toppers can be handmade or purchased from a decoration company, and they do wonders to liven up ghoulish cakes, cupcakes, and other Halloween treats.
An enthusiastic "Isn't that pretty!" can work wonders.
These slippers are the most popular varieties you'll find on the market, and they all work wonders for the typical accident-prone child.
This aside, the convenience and versatility of this clothing option is doing wonders for keeping leggings for little girls alive and stocked in store inventories.
Not only will visitors experience the luxury of a cruise but by experiencing the additional wonders in Alaska's interior they can truly say they have visited this fine state.
Alaska is a vast state and most visitors only brush the fringes of the wonders it offers.
Curacao: The floating Queen Emma Pontoon Bridge guards the primary harbor of Curacao, but visitors will find an open and welcoming attitude as they explore the natural wonders of this tiny island.
There is almost no end to the wonders for visitors to explore in the Big Apple.
Costa Rica, on the other hand, prides itself on its natural wonders and scrupulously protects its wildlife, making standard cruises impossible.
European discount cruises can make the wonders of Venice, the Greek islands, Barcelona, and other popular ports along the Mediterranean Sea and northern European shores much more affordable.
The 4 Day Baja Mexico cruise offered by Carnival Cruise Line enables passengers to enjoy the wonders of one of Mexico's preeminent cruising destinations.
Duct tape: Duct tape can work wonders on a cruise.
Discount sailings to the secluded state boast itineraries that include access to untouched natural wonders and personal encounters with massive whales.
The 315-mile river boasts a scenic shoreline dotted with charming towns, historic monuments and breathtaking natural wonders, all of which can be seen from the deck of a riverboat or other cruise vessel.
The weather in the region is cooler, and fish, animals and flowers are less abundant at these times, but you'll still be treated to unbelievable view of Alaska's natural wonders, including the Aurora Borealis.
Booking an Alaska Inside Passage cruise on a small boat is one of the best ways to experience the wonders of the "Final Frontier."
The world-famous engineering feat allows cruisers to sail effortlessly from North to South America while experiencing incredible natural wonders.
The 315-mile waterway also provides access to charming towns, historic monuments and breathtaking natural wonders.
Austria offers access to incredible historic wonders along the Danube River.
The sailing explores Ecuador, Peru and parts of the Amazon, where you can view wildlife and other incredible natural wonders.
The unsettled land is home to awe-inspiring frozen vistas, snow-capped mountains, gigantic icebergs and miles of unspoiled natural wonders.
A portable foghorn like the ones used on boats can work wonders.
One owner wonders what could be causing his pet's aversion to sleeping in a dog crate.
Perhaps considered the mother of offensive T shirts, screen prints focusing on the wonders of drugs and alcohol have been around for decades.
Wonders of the World may not be strictly organic, but it provides gifts from around the world, including pottery, jewelry, clothing, picture frames and more.
A refresher course at your local high school, community college or fabric store will do you wonders.
One wonders why full figured women would want to put the time and effort into searching for something so elusive.
The popular show Mad Men has done wonders for reminding everyone how exquisite some of the fashions were in the early 1960s.
For example, if you carry more weight in your hips and thighs, a silk maxi dress does wonders at draping over wide hips and gives you a sexy, flowing silhouette.
Are you a side sleeper who wonders, how do I stop snoring when I sleep on my side?
A wide brimmed hat can do wonders when it comes to shielding baby from the punishing sun.
With night vision, your enjoyment of the outdoors will know no limits and the wonders of the nocturnal world present opportunities for exploration and adventure.
They also do wonders for depth perception on top of lightening and darkening based on where you are.
But it's funny how they don't know a head shot does wonders for their already dead lives.
Many of the actions in video games aren't fantastical and the player wonders how well that would work in reality.
Even though it was only released in 2004, the Nintendo DS has done wonders to bring fun gaming for everyone.
This title was developed by Triumph Studios, the same company that developed the Age of Wonders series of turn-based strategy games.
The developers will continue to produce some world class titles that will continue to do wonders at the cash register.
The PDA Panache Stylus Upgrade works wonders for all games utilizing the Nintendo DS Lite touchscreen.
Veterans of previous Civ games will find two additional civilizations to play from, more than three times the amount of buildings, 10 new leaders and a host of new resources, specialists, technologies, units, and wonders.
Miyamoto frequently explored the forest and discovered secluded lakes, small villages and other wonders.
If you're an experienced camper, you probably already know all the tricks to camping, and of course the wonders of campfire cooking sets.
The parent whose child exhibits the negative behaviors called "acting out" probably wonders what is normal and what is not.
Jonathan Product's Shampoo Add Moisture Moisturizing Shampoo is one of the most successful wonders of Antin's line.
Imagine the sensual, natural waves that your hair adopts after you've taken a dip in the ocean; that salt water works absolute wonders, and this year the same look was brought to life in hair salons all across the nation!
Lowlights work wonders in enhancing the hair and lending it a darker, warmer and ultimately richer and dimensional appearance.
For a blunt side swept bang, a flat iron works wonders.
Headbands work wonders in concealing a bang, while a ornate bobby pin can hold your tresses back in style.
If the homeschool program that is chosen does not have extended programs, fieldtrips involving math would work wonders for helping your child make the connection between what they are learning and how it can be used in their own lives.
Identical twins are one of nature's mysteries and wonders.
Every pregnant woman wonders what her baby will be like.
Kissing and cuddling can do wonders for your relationship.
Pregnancy is a fantastic journey that has many wonders and worries.
Either of these features will do wonders for any woman's outline, but they're only the first step to slimming the mid-section.
Again, vertical stripes work wonders in creating an illusion of slimness.
The beauty of springtime is as evident in women's fashions as it is in the natural wonders of the world!
Big hair was all the rage in the 1980s, to the point where one wonders how much all that hairspray affected the current air qualities.
Simply put, it can be difficult to dress for your body type if you aren't sure what your body type is or what really works wonders for your figure.
Women who want to de-emphasize their hips will do better with a full skirt, as long as they put focus on their waistlines -- a colorful belt can work wonders here.
These small little cooking wonders that were discovered by accident now come in any color imaginable in order to match all kitchens and the price of the present day units is extremely affordable as well.
Communities across the U.S. and the world host Christmas parades that celebrate the wonders of the season.
Those eyes can simply do wonders for communication!
Mentioning it once and awhile will do wonders for her self-esteem and she will appreciate it.
So, while you believe that he is only dating you, when he doesn't follow through on the plans that have been made, there is a part of you that wonders if he is out with another woman.
It won't cost you any money and it will do wonders for your relationship.
Good, old-fashioned communication works wonders for taming a jealous mind.
As large cities they offer the standard choices of entertainment, shopping, and sight-seeing, but day trips to visit natural wonders such as spectacular caves, peaks, and waterfalls are also available.
Both brilliant wonders of nature, the aquamarine, birthstone for March, and the diamond, birthstone for April, pair beautifully in an aquamarine and chocolate diamond ring.
This offers a great opportunity for the poet who wonders "Where can I get paid or writing poetry?".
No matter what type of these little wonders you like, there's nothing like adding a bit of fun into the daily grind of digging for change.
The power of compound interest can do wonders to increase the amount of your initial investment over a dozen or more years.
If students understand that you will be recording behavior and that they will be held accountable to that behavior, then you will see that the behavior chart will start to work wonders.
One wonders if paranormal activity will continue as it has on so many other sites where buildings have been demolished, but spirits remain.
Remember that a fresh coat of paint can do wonders for tired old furniture.
A good haircut can do wonders for your mood, self-esteem and how others perceive you; luckily, with coupons, you do not have to spend a fortune on looking good.
She worked on the children's TV show Wonders in Letterland, and also appeared in British musicals and comedy series.
Then explore the streets for many other shopping wonders.
Mining the wonders of Vatican City is a daunting task.
Just outside of town, Nevada's many natural and man-made wonders, such as Red Rock Canyon and Hoover Dam, attract thousands of visitors each year.
Venice is an incredible and unique tourist destination - and with its picturesque canals, narrow passageways, and architectural wonders, why wouldn't a tourist be enthralled?
Outside of New York City, you'll find peaceful mountain aeries, fascinating natural wonders such as Niagara Falls, cultural meccas like Chautauqua, and wonderful wineries along the Great Lakes and in the Finger Lakes region.
Although a day is a short time to explore the many wonders of the city, it will give you a taste of this quiet resort town.
China, with the world's largest population and third largest land mass, offers visitors a wealth of cultural, spiritual, and natural wonders.
Hoover Dam - Just 30 minutes from Las Vegas, Hoover Dam is one of the largest and most widely-recognized manmade wonders in the world.
Renting one of the many Lake Hubbard Cottages available is a great way to enjoy the plethora of manmade and natural wonders to be found in Northern Michigan.
Picture yourself strolling along cobble stone streets taking in architectural wonders.
This type of tour is designed to introduce you to China's natural and cultural wonders.
Fortunately for ladies craving these wrist-hugging wonders, timepiece manufacturers are more than happy to accommodate them with an array of designs from which to choose.
I've been using the Yoga Toes for two weeks and it has done wonders for my hammertoes!
I just got them a few days ago and already they're doing wonders for my feet."
I am enjoying my 40's, the wonders and magic of being a grandmother, and most of all I am content with finally being comfortable in my own skin and being happy with being me!
It doesn't have to take a lot of time or cost a lot (or any) money, but it can do wonders for your creative fire and your attitude in general.
They're also a great opportunity to teach your kids about the wonders of chemistry.
An active lifestyle that includes healthy eating habits is ideal and a journal that encourages people to keep track of eating and exercise can work wonders to stay motivated.
Regular exercise for back strength can do wonders for your posture and overall health.
Push-ups - There's a reason the push-up is a staple in the military, P.E. classes and sport camps all over the world: they work wonders in building strength.
As a bonus, it might work wonders for your relationship to boot.
Additionally, improving your posture can work wonders for giving the appearance of firm and lifted breasts.
It is a well-known fact that a hard workout can work wonders in getting frustration, anger and other negative feelings out of your system.
To enhance smaller breasts, a padded push up bra or bustier can work wonders.
Silk dressing gowns can work wonders on your mood after a long day, and they can be sophisticated or very dressy, depending on your mood and budget.
Think of the wonders of control garments.
Corsets and bustiers do wonders for shaping the waist and pushing up the breasts.
Compression bodysuits, however, are descended from the relatively obscure men's corset of the Victorian era, which did wonders for sucking in an expanding midsection.
As featured in the pages of InStyle, Us Weekly and SHOP, these footless wonders look great with just about anything.
Their lingerie selections can be somewhat daunting, because they have a heavy '50s inspiration, but you'll soon seen that the cone bras and other shaped bras really do wonders for your figure.
If you're searching for one hit wonders: 80's music, you'll have a catalog of songs to indulge in!
The list of one-hit wonders: 80's music is quite lengthy.
Some of you are probably staring blank-faced at the screen right about now - which just happens to prove the significance of one-hit wonders!
With all of the wonderful music that took place in the 1960s, it is inevitable that good music would continue into the seventies - leaving a few 1970s one hit wonders left as relics of the good times.
Enter numerous one hit wonders whose tracks rose to great heights on the radio.
In most cases, these 90s one hit wonders laughed all the way to the bank.
The 90s were good to one hit wonders, and the list of musicians who hit that one big jackpot is long.
Use a hot plate to display bubbling green liquid (a little food coloring in water works wonders) and top it all off with some spider webs and a standup Frankenstein.
It may not be reasonable to completely redesign your house or apartment in marble but a few touches here and there can do wonders.
This blonde southern girl claims her breasts as her best feature and that other girls are mean to her because they're just jealous of her beauty…and she wonders why people think she's shallow.
Many unknown dangers and wonders await the crew of DS9, and the show never fails to explore those possibilities.
One wonders if Hobb had the entire thing mapped out when she first sat down to write Assassin's Apprentice?
His people were saved, and he taught them the wonders of living amongst humanoids, hoping to inspire in them a new respect and love for solid species.
Janis who saw herself pregnant in her flashforward wonders how that fact plays into her future and what it means to her current relationship.
In very small doses, though, this poison can do wonders for wrinkles.
It's much easier said than done, but a change in sleeping positions may well work wonders for your skin's future.
The tannins in tea work wonders on a sunburn.
Most people know this by now, but aloe vera works wonders on burns, including sunburns.
A teaspoon or so of sugar, preferably raw, mixed with just enough olive oil to make a paste, will do wonders for dry skin on your face and body.
As it happens, most products touted as the anti-aging wonders of the world really do promise to take care of more than just those unsightly lines and wrinkles.
His remarkable line did wonders for Crawford's skin, and over time, she asked him to start bottling his concoctions and ship them to her in the United States.
Overall, prescription acne medications can work wonders, but it's ultimately more important to follow a good diet and exercise regime that will keep the body functioning properly and maintain a lifetime of great skin.
A healthy lifestyle can do wonders for your appearance, so first see if changing your diet and sleeping habits results in the improvement of your under eye circles.
An inexpensive aloe Vera gel or cocoa butter can work wonders on fading stretch marks if applied several times daily.
Cool water naturally feels comforting on the skin, and can do wonders as a temporary sunburn cure.
While a scalp sunscreen will work wonders to prevent burns and color fading, nothing beats multiple sources of protection.
One of the wonders of Twitter and other social media tools is the direct, unmediated access that fans and celebrities can have with each other.
Images can do wonders for your web page; however, images are only effective if they relate to the content or material.
If you are outdoors enjoying the wonders of the natural world, you will notice that flavors and textures of food take on a greater intensity.
In addition to the coast's natural wonders, there are a wide variety of eateries to choose from dotted along the coast road.
Enjoy the city's natural wonders, historical significance and popularity as a centrally-located meeting and convention destination.
While there was a feeling of last-guy-in-turn-off-the-elevator, the Deans reluctantly agreed that some form of management was necessary to maintain order in the face of the ever-increasing numbers who wallowed in nature's wonders.
He then makes his Persian expedition; the Indian campaign gives occasion for descriptions of all kinds of wonders.
The deity revealed himself in a new name, Yahweh, and with signs and wonders fortified Moses for his task.
His was a mind that worked wonders in well-worn grooves and on facts that were well understood.
and ii., passim), and prolonged by the expressions of joy, the ascriptions of thanksgiving and praise, called forth by the words and works of Christ and the wonders of the cross and resurrection, which are peculiarly frequent and full (iv.
One in the neighbourhood of San'a was described as one of the wonders of the world by Qazwini (Athar ul-Bilad, p. 33, ed.
deal with the phenomena of the heavens and of time, which is measured by the motions of the heavenly bodies, with the sky and all its wonders, fire, rain, thunder, dew, winds, &c. Books v.
SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD, the name conferred on a select group of ancient works of art which had obtained pre-eminence among the sight-seers of the Alexandrian era.
He was an artist of eccentric originality, who achieved wonders in bold decorative effects in spite of a studied contempt for detail.
Modern writers rather dwell on the perfect organization demanded by his scheme, the training of a nation to combined labour, the level attained here by art and in the fitting of masonry, and finally the fact that the Great Pyramid was the oldest of the seven wonders of the ancient world and now alone of them survives.
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.
Having been provided, in August 1610, by Ernest, archbishop of Cologne, with one of the new Galilean instruments, Kepler began, with unspeakable delight, to observe the wonders revealed by it.
On this account it is our duty, in memory of the saints, to pay due honour to their relics and especially to their bodies, which were the temples and dwellings of the Holy Ghost in which He dwelt and worked, and which in the resurrection are to be made like to the body of Christ; and in likewise because God honours them, in that He works wonders in their presence (Summa theol.
In 1867 Napoleon made himself once more guardian of the Holy See; but the wonders wrought by the new French.
now gives prominence to Elisha, his wonders, his hostility to the ruling dynasty and his regard for the aged Jehoshaphat of Judah.
He tells how, when he had slowly taken in the doctrine of logical figures and moods, he put it aside and would prove things only in his own way; how he then heard about bodies as consisting of matter and form, as throwing off species of themselves for perception, and as moved by sympathies and antipathies, with much else of a like sort, all beyond his comprehension; and how he therefore turned to his old books again, fed his mind on maps and charts of earth and sky, traced the sun in his path, followed Drake and Cavendish girdling the main, and gazed with delight upon pictured haunts of men and wonders of unknown lands.
323-340), giving an account of a short excursion from Chatsworth to view the seven wonders of the Derbyshire Peak, were written before 1628 (in 1626 or 1627), though not published till 1636.
Christos), suffering in accordance with his nature, working wonders in accordance with grace.
For in fixity and resoluteness of character he likened himself to God; and having kept himself free from sin was united with God, and was empowered to grasp as it were the power and authority of wonders.
The Dee is here crossed by a 14th-century bridge of four arches, "one of the seven wonders of Wales," built by John Trevor, afterwards bishop of St Asaph (Llanelwy).
But that was a time of wonders.
Of these works only two remain perfect, St Sophia in Constantinople, now a mosque, and one of the architectural wonders of the world, and the church of SS Sergius and Bacchus, now commonly called Little St Sophia, which stands about half a mile from the great church, and is in its way a very delicate and beautiful piece of work.
Among the other wonders of the Alhambra are the Sala de la Justicia (Hall of Justice), the Patio del Mexuar (Court of the Council Chamber), the Patio de Daraxa (Court of the Vestibule), and the Peinador de la Reina (Queen's Robing Room), in which are to be seen the same delicate and beautiful architecture, the same costly and elegant decorations.
It is the prose epic of feudalism, and its romantic spirit, its high ideals, its fantastic gallantry, its ingenious adventures, its mechanism of symbolic wonders, and its flowing style have entranced readers of such various types as Francis I.
It seems simple, almost jejune; so thin and weak that one wonders how it can have formed the foundation for a system so mighty in its historical results.
His kingdom is not to be set up by wonders and miraculous powers, nor is it to be established by force (Matt.
In the early Church, still Jewish, the belief was in the coming of a mysterious power from God which produced ecstasy and worked wonders.
Apart from the fact that reckoning from the birth of Christ was by no means universal, and consequently the mass of men were ignorant that there was such a thing as the year 1000, one wonders how that most enduring type of architecture, the Romanesque, reached its maturity among men who thought that the earth itself was so soon to "shrivel like a parched scroll."
He attended the trials, investigated many of the cases himself, and wrote sermons on witchcraft, the Memorable Providences and The Wonders of the Invisible World (1693), which increased the excitement of the people.
c. 1723) in the preparation of More Wonders of the Invisible World (1700) a powerful criticism of Cotton Mather's part in the delusion at Salem.
high; and from its great height the whole structure was regarded as a marvel, and accounted one of the wonders of the world.
Attaching no value to logical proof and argument, he enlarged on the wonders and mysteries of nature, and maintained his position by the working of miracles.
The revulsion of feeling after the witchcraft delusion undermined his authority greatly, and Robert's Calef's More Wonders of the Spiritual World (1700) was a personal blow to him as well as to his son.
south of the modern city, amid the ruins of old Delhi, stands the Kutb Minar, which is supposed to be the most perfect tower in the world, and one of the seven architectural wonders of India.
"One of the seven wonders of Wales" is St Giles's church, of the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries, with a panelled tower of several stages erected between 1506 and 1520, and containing ten famous bells cast (1726) by Rudhall; the interior is Decorated, and has two monuments by Roubilliac to the Myddletons.
He had a passion for geography and travellers' tales, for descriptions of natural wonders and ruined cities, and was himself a practised fictitious narrator and fabulist, as other passages in his MSS.
The gigantic statue of Helios (the sun-god), "the colossus of Rhodes," by Chares of Lindus, celebrated as one of the seven wonders of the world, is unknown to us.
At one point in its course it is crossed by the Rumichaca arch, a natural arch of stone, popularly known as the "Inca's bridge," which with the Minima gorge should be classed among the natural wonders of the world.
Their magnificent series of temples and shrines on Mount Abu, one of the seven wonders of India, is perhaps the most striking outward sign of their wealth and importance.
"One wonders," Romilly said, by and by, "that Burke is not ashamed at such success."
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With the recovery of Babylonian independence under Nabopolassar a new era of architectural activity set in, and his son Nebuchadrezzar made Babylon one of the wonders of the ancient world.
In the spring of 1611 Galileo visited Rome, and exhibited in the gardens of the Quirinal Palace the telescopic wonders of the heavens to the most eminent personages at the pontifical court.
Prior to that date wooden box-hives of various shapes had been adopted by advanced bee-masters anxious to increase their output of honey, and by enthusiastic naturalists desirous of studying and investigating the wonders of bee-life apart from the utilitarian standpoint.
It will suffice to indicate here in a synoptic form, as was done by the present writer many years ago, when our knowledge of these wonders of batrachian life was far less advanced than it is now, the principal modes of protection which are resorted to: I.
To us in ancient story wonders great are told Of heroes rich in glory and of adventures bold, Of feast and joyous living, of wailing and of woe, Of gallant warriors striving may ye now many marvels know.'
Alondra was dressed in a pale yellow gown that did wonders for her thin figure and highlighted her flawless complexion.
He began explaining the wonders of the brain and its ability to conjure up subconscious fairy tales.
Less a city in the European sense than a conglomeration of neighborhoods an...[more] Wonders - Borobudur Borobudur is the worlds largest Buddhist stupa.
It is curious, for instance, to compare the scanty references to the material marvels of Constantinople which Villehardouin saw in their glory, which perished by sack and fire under his very eyes, and which live chiefly in the melancholy pages of his Greek contemporary Nicetas, with the elaborate descriptions of the scarcely greater wonders of fabulous courts at Constantinople itself, at Babylon, and elsewhere, to be found in his other contemporaries, the later chanson de geste writers and the earlier embroiderers of the Arthurian romances and romans d'aventures.
At the same time his love of the marvellous found gratification in the wonders of the Arabian Nights, and it is further characteristically related of him that he used to carry continually in his waistcoat pocket a miniature copy of Ossian, passages from which he frequently recited with "sonorous elocution and vehement gesticulation."
Advanced shooters working with SLR cameras should not be without this versatile filter that does wonders for landscape and outdoor shots.
Your sense of smell can do wonders in reducing stress.
A quick break from stress can work wonders to relieve your tension, and stress relief desktop games can be a fun, exciting, and stimulating way to get away from it all for a few minutes.
Of course, a little make-up and the right clothes could do wonders - which was a good way to wind up straying off the path she had mapped before she left home.
The second book continues the history of his conquests, and the third contains the victory over Porus, the relations with the Brahmins, the letter to Aristotle on the wonders of India, the histories of Candace and the Amazons, the letter to Olympias on the marvels of Farther Asia, and lastly the account of Alexander's death in Babylon.
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).
The 13th section, or Spend Nask, which was mainly consecrated to the description of his life, has perished; while the biographies founded upon it in the 7th book of the Dinkard (9th century A.D.), the Shah-Nama, and the Zardusht-Nama (13th century), are thoroughly legendary - full of wonders, fabulous histories and miraculous deliverances.
The following is a list of Kingsley's writings: - Saint's Tragedy, a drama (1848); Alton Locke, a novel (1849); Yeast, a novel (1849) Twenty-five Village Sermons (1849); Phaeton, or Loose Thoughts for Loose Thinkers (1852); Sermons on National Subjects (1st series,1852); Hypatia, a novel (1853); Glaucus, or the Wonders of the Shore (1855); Sermons on National Subjects (2nd series, 1854); Alexandria and her Schools (1854); Westward Ho I a novel (1855); Sermons for the Times (1855); The Heroes, Greek fairy tales (1856); Two Years Ago, a novel (1857); Andromeda and other Poems (1858); The Good News of God, sermons (1859); Miscellanies (1859); Limits of Exact Science applied to History (Inaugural Lectures, 1860); Town and Country Sermons 0860; Sermons on the Pentateuch (1863); Water-babies (1863); The Roman and the Teuton (1864); David and other Sermons (1866); Hereward the Wake, a novel (1866); The Ancient Regime (Lectures at the Royal Institution, 1867); Water of Life and other Sermons (1867); The Hermits (1869); Madam How and Lady Why (1869); At last (1871); Town Geology (1872); Discipline and other Sermons 1872); Prose Idylls (1873); Plays and Puritans (1873); Health and Education (1874); Westminster Sermons (1874); Lectures delivered in America (1875).
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