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Strona 11 - He hath disgraced me, and hindered me half a million; laughed at my losses, mocked at my gains, scorned my nation, thwarted my bargains, cooled my friends, heated mine enemies; and what's his reason? I am a Jew. Hath not a Jew eyes?
Strona 52 - Roman wont — first on foot, then, as their age permits, on horseback, to all the art of cavalry, that having in sport, but with much exactness and daily muster, served out the rudiments of their soldiership in all the skill of embattling, marching, encamping, fortifying, besieging, and battering, with all the helps of ancient and modern stratagems, tactics, and warlike maxims, they may as it were out of a long war come forth renowned and perfect commanders in the service of their country.
Strona 55 - ... may as it were out of a long war come forth renowned and perfect commanders in the service of their country. They would not then, if they were trusted with fair and hopeful armies, suffer them, for want of just and wise discipline, to shed away from about them like sick feathers, though they be never so oft...
Strona xiii - In strains more exalted the salt-box shall join, And clattering and battering and clapping combine ; With a rap and a tap, while the hollow side sounds. Up and down leaps the flap, and with rattling rebounds '." . I mentioned the periodical paper called
Strona 83 - No, (quoth the Jew with Hearing lookes) Sir, aske what you will have. No penny for the loane of it For one year you shall pay ; You may doe me as good a turne, Before my dying day. But we will have a merry jeast, For to be talked long : You shall make me a bond...
Strona 142 - As several garbs with country, town, and court. Some by old words to fame have made pretence, Ancients in phrase, mere moderns in their sense ; 325 Such labour'd nothings, in so strange a style, Amaze th' unlearn'd, and make the learned smile.
Strona 7 - ... twere, the mirror up to nature; to shew virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.
Strona 48 - I believe that there is no God, but that matter is God, and God is matter ; and that it is no matter whether there is any God or no.
Strona 3 - And here my publisher would not forgive me, was I to leave the neighbourhood without taking notice of the chapter coffee-house, which is frequented by those encouragers of literature, and, as they are styled by an eminent critic, ' not the worst judges of merit, the booksellers.