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I know. I've seen it three times this month already.,...¡¡¡¡How was it that the Russian army, which when numerically weaker than the French had given battle at Borodino, did not achieve its purpose when it had surrounded the French on three sides and when its aim was to capture them? Can the French be so enormously superior to us that when we had surrounded them with superior forces we could not beat them? How could that happen?,!¡¡¡¡This idea had ended in teaching a child to read.,¡¡¡¡You are dressed like a pickpocket.",¡¡¡¡Two intrepid men, tried in great wars, the Marshal Lobau and General Bugeaud, were in command, Bugeaud under Lobau. Enormous patrols, composed of battalions of the Line, enclosed in entire companies of the National Guard, and preceded by a commissary of police wearing his scarf of office, went to reconnoitre the streets in rebellion.,¡¡¡¡At intervals, as he combated his lassitude, he made an effort to recover the mastery of his mind.,¡¡¡¡"Is she still there?"...
¡¡¡¡His health had to be bad for his place to be taken away and given to another. And in fact his health was poor.,¡¡¡¡Enjolras went and stationed three sentinels outside the barricades, one in the Rue de la Chanvrerie, the second in the Rue des Precheurs, the third at the corner of the Rue de la Petite Truanderie.;¡¡¡¡"Ah! truly!" and went off with a bewildered air.;,¡¡¡¡A victory?,¡¡¡¡And a joyful yet pathetic expression which seemed to beg forgiveness for her joy settled on Natasha's face.,...otherwise of great virtue; as if nature were rather busy not to err, than in labour ,.¡¡¡¡"And why has the Emperor Alexander taken command of the armies? What is the good of that? War is my profession, but his business is to reign and not to command armies! Why has he taken on himself such a responsibility?".
¡¡¡¡In the crowd which surrounded and cheered Lafayette, it was noticed that a German showed himself named Ludwig Snyder, who died a centenarian afterwards, who had also been in the war of 1776, and who had fought at Trenton under Washington, and at Brandywine under Lafayette.! .BOOK TWELFTH.--CORINTHE!¡®Yeah, he did hate it!¡¯ said Harry, his voice cracking, turning his back on Dumbledore and walking away. The sun was bright inside the room now and the eyes of all the portraits followed him as he walked, without realising what he was doing, without seeing the office at all. ¡®You made him stay shut up in that house and he hated it, that's why he wanted to get out last night¡ª¡¯,¡¡¡¡They had taken up position for this final action, some on the heights of Rossomme, others on the plain of Mont-Saint-Jean. There, abandoned, vanquished, terrible, those gloomy squares endured their death-throes in formidable fashion.,¡¡¡¡The letter taken by Balashev was the last Napoleon sent to Alexander. Every detail of the interview was communicated to the Russian monarch, and the war began......;
¡¡¡¡Jondrette had allowed his pipe to go out, a serious sign of preoccupation, and had again seated himself.,¡¡¡¡ There swings the horrible skeleton of a poor lover who hung himself.; ,BOOK FIFTEEN: 1812 - 13,¡¡¡¡The civilizations of India, of Chaldea, of Persia, of Syria, of Egypt, have disappeared one after the other.,!
Thing is, see...,¡¡¡¡Which of the two possesses the larger field of vision?,,¡¡¡¡Waterloo, by cutting short the demolition of European thrones by the sword, had no other effect than to cause the revolutionary work to be continued in another direction. The slashers have finished; it was the turn of the thinkers. The century that Waterloo was intended to arrest has pursued its march. That sinister victory was vanquished by liberty.!¡¡¡¡But Ambiorix fought against Rome, Artevelde against France, Marnix against Spain, Pelagius against the Moors; all against the foreigner..¡¡¡¡"All that is good," said he; "you were right not to undeceive her."!¡¡¡¡THE REMARKS OF THE PRINCIPAL TENANT.
¡¡¡¡As soon as it rose everyone in the boxes and stalls became silent, and all the men, old and young, in uniform and evening dress, and all the women with gems on their bare flesh, turned their whole attention with eager curiosity to the stage. Natasha too began to look at it.! ...¡¡¡¡"I met them the day before yesterday at the Arkharovs'. Natalie has recovered her looks and is brighter. She sang a song. How easily some people get over everything!",¡¡¡¡The prowler executed the required feint, and said:--,¡¡¡¡No one understands so well as a woman, how to say things that are, at once, both sweet and deep.!¡®I don't know what they hit him with,¡¯ said Luna sadly, ¡®but he's gone a bit funny, I could hardly get him along at all.¡¯,,¡¡¡¡Rostov, with his keen sportsman's eye, was one of the first to catch sight of these blue French dragoons pursuing our Uhlans. Nearer and nearer in disorderly crowds came the Uhlans and the French dragoons pursuing them. He could already see how these men, who looked so small at the foot of the hill, jostled and overtook one another, waving their arms and their sabers in the air.;¡¡¡¡"I? What a question! I am going because... well, because everyone is going: and besides- I am not Joan of Arc or an Amazon.",CHAPTER III ;
¡¡¡¡Prince Andrew turned away with startled haste, unwilling to let them see that they had been observed. He was sorry for the pretty frightened little girl, was afraid of looking at her, and yet felt an irresistible desire to do so. A new sensation of comfort and relief came over him when, seeing these girls, he realized the existence of other human interests entirely aloof from his own and just as legitimate as those that occupied him. Evidently these girls passionately desired one thing- to carry away and eat those green plums without being caught- and Prince Andrew shared their wish for the success of their enterprise. He could not resist looking at them once more. Believing their danger past, they sprang from their ambush and, chirruping something in their shrill little voices and holding up their skirts, their bare little sunburned feet scampered merrily and quickly across the meadow grass.,...¡¡¡¡"Yes, assassin!,¡¡¡¡"I quite, quite approve, my dearest!" said he with a significant look, and after a short pause he added: "And I behaved badly today. You weren't in the study. We began disputing- Pierre and I- and I lost my temper. But he is impossible: such a child! I don't know what would become of him if Natasha didn't keep him in hand.... Have you any idea why he went to Petersburg? They have formed...",¡¡¡¡That gate was always closed.;¡¡¡¡"What?" asked Countess Mary, surprised.,A second sort is of those, that have some natural dispositions, which have .
¡¡¡¡Marius' chair approached still nearer.,¡¡¡¡"When they are dead, what shall I drive?" said Balaga with a wink.!¡¡¡¡Toussaint was busy in her kitchen, which opened on the back yard.,BOOK EIGHT: 1811 - 12!¡¡¡¡"There, how that devil hits out! He's made my face all bloody," said he in a frightened whisper when the sergeant major had passed on.,,BOOK FIFTEEN: 1812 - 13,BOOK FOURTEEN: 1812...
¡¡¡¡They took aim, point blank, on both sides:,should have God\'s part, which is the tithe. That the usurer is me greatest Sabbath ,¡¡¡¡While this was taking place in Petersburg the French had already passed Smolensk and were drawing nearer and nearer to Moscow. Napoleon's historian Thiers, like other of his historians, trying to justify his hero says that he was drawn to the walls of Moscow against his will. He is as right as other historians who look for the explanation of historic events in the will of one man; he is as right as the Russian historians who maintain that Napoleon was drawn to Moscow by the skill of the Russian commanders. Here besides the law of retrospection, which regards all the past as a preparation for events that subsequently occur, the law of reciprocity comes in, confusing the whole matter. A good chessplayer having lost a game is sincerely convinced that his loss resulted from a mistake he made and looks for that mistake in the opening, but forgets that at each stage of the game there were similar mistakes and that none of his moves were perfect. He only notices the mistake to which he pays attention, because his opponent took advantage of it. How much more complex than this is the game of war, which occurs under certain limits of time, and where it is not one will that manipulates lifeless objects, but everything results from innumerable conflicts of various wills!,CHAPTER IV ... ,¡¡¡¡Nicholas, though he had never seen Ilagin, with his usual absence of moderation in judgment, hated him cordially from reports of his arbitrariness and violence, and regarded him as his bitterest foe. He rode in angry agitation toward him, firmly grasping his whip and fully prepared to take the most resolute and desperate steps to punish his enemy.,¡¡¡¡Pierre listened to her with lips parted and eyes fixed upon her full of tears. As he listened he did not think of Prince Andrew, nor of death, nor of what she was telling. He listened to her and felt only pity for her, for what she was suffering now while she was speaking....
,¡¡¡¡Still greater coherence and inevitability is seen in the life of Alexander I, the man who stood at the head of the countermovement from east to west.,The merpeople started screeching animatedly. Those holding Harry loosened their grip, staring behind them. Harry turned and saw something monstrous cutting through the water toward them: a human body in swimming trunks with the head of a shark.¡It was Krum. He appeared to have transfigured himself - but badly. ;¡¡¡¡He replied, gazing to the very bottom of Thenardier's eyes the while, and enunciating every syllable distinctly:--,,¡¡¡¡They had stopped crying.,¡¡¡¡They let me alone; but I have not many playthings.,¡¡¡¡"How handsome you have grown!",It's very pretty, Andy. Thank you.;
LastIndexNext,¡¡¡¡On the twenty-fourth the weather cleared up after a spell of rain, and after dinner Pierre left Moscow. When changing horses that night in Perkhushkovo, he learned that there had been a great battle that evening. (This was the battle of Shevardino.) He was told that there in Perkhushkovo the earth trembled from the firing, but nobody could answer his questions as to who had won. At dawn next day Pierre was approaching Mozhaysk.,¡¡¡¡His cheeks were pendulous; the skin of his face had the color which would lead one to think that it already had earth upon it; the corners of his mouth drooped as in the mask which the ancients sculptured on tombs.,¡¡¡¡That was the only doubt often troubling Pierre. He did not now make any plans. The happiness before him appeared so inconceivable that if only he could attain it, it would be the end of all things. Everything ended with that.,¡¡¡¡It was forty-eight hours since he had seen Cosette; he was about to behold her once more; every other thought was effaced, and he felt only a profound and unheard-of joy....¡¡¡¡"No... Why should it be? On the contrary... But why do you ask me?",if he confer lime, he had need have a present wit; and if he read little, he had need !
,¡¡¡¡By discarding a claim to knowledge of the ultimate purpose, we shall clearly perceive that just as one cannot imagine a blossom or seed for any single plant better suited to it than those it produces, so it is impossible to imagine any two people more completely adapted down to the smallest detail for the purpose they had to fulfill, than Napoleon and Alexander with all their antecedents. ,¡¡¡¡"The railing is old," interpolated a fifth, who had the voice of a ventriloquist.,¡¡¡¡Thus passed several years..(softly),¡¡¡¡A glance capable of piercing all that mist deeply would have perceived at some distance a sort of little sutler's wagon with a fluted wicker hood, harnessed to a famished nag which was cropping the grass across its bit as it halted, hidden, as it were, behind the hovel which adjoins the highway to Nivelles, at the angle of the road from Mont-Saint-Jean to Braine l'Alleud; and in the wagon, a sort of woman seated on coffers and packages. Perhaps there was some connection between that wagon and that prowler.,¡¡¡¡"Oh, the coxcombs!" he muttered reproachfully.,!.
¡¡¡¡No discharge followed. Javert's gun was not loaded.,CHAPTER II ,;¡¡¡¡Let us not lose a minute!,¡¡¡¡The man who was walking in a bent attitude was an ex-convict, and what he was dragging on his shoulders was a corpse.,¡¡¡¡ A democrat.,¡¡¡¡When we do not at all understand the cause of an action, whether a crime, a good action, or even one that is simply nonmoral, we ascribe a greater amount of freedom to it. In the case of a crime we most urgently demand the punishment for such an act; in the case of a virtuous act we rate its merit most highly. In an indifferent case we recognize in it more individuality, originality, and independence. But if even one of the innumerable causes of the act is known to us we recognize a certain element of necessity and are less insistent on punishment for the crime, or the acknowledgment of the merit of the virtuous act, or the freedom of the apparently original action. That a criminal was reared among male factors mitigates his fault in our eyes. The self-sacrifice of a father or mother, or self-sacrifice with the possibility of a reward, is more comprehensible than gratuitous self-sacrifice, and therefore seems less deserving of sympathy and less the result of free will. The founder of a sect or party, or an inventor, impresses us less when we know how or by what the way was prepared for his activity. If we have a large range of examples, if our observation is constantly directed to seeking the correlation of cause and effect in people's actions, their actions appear to us more under compulsion and less free the more correctly we connect the effects with the causes. If we examined simple actions and had a vast number of such actions under observation, our conception of their inevitability would be still greater. The dishonest conduct of the son of a dishonest father, the misconduct of a woman who had fallen into bad company, a drunkard's relapse into drunkenness, and so on are actions that seem to us less free the better we understand their cause. If the man whose actions we are considering is on a very low stage of mental development, like a child, a madman, or a simpleton- then, knowing the causes of the act and the simplicity of the character and intelligence in question, we see so large an element of necessity and so little free will that as soon as we know the cause prompting the action we can foretell the result..
LastIndexNext;¡¡¡¡"Everything has been spoiled, everything muddled, everybody thought they knew better than I did, and now you come to me! How mend matters? There is nothing to mend! The principles laid down by me must be strictly adhered to," said he, drumming on the table with his bony fingers. "What is the difficulty? Nonsense, childishness!",¡¡¡¡"Well, then, listen! I'll go to the police officer, and you tell them so, and that they must stop this and the carts must be got ready."!By "Eshu Space"..¡¡¡¡"Mother," said the child, "look there!";Andy is led in. Norton is at his desk doing paperwork. Andy's eyes go to a framed needle-point sampler on the wall behind him that reads: "HIS JUDGMENT COMETH AND THAT RIGHT SOON.";!RED (V.O.);¡¡¡¡And so without particularly analyzing all the contiguous sections of a cone and of the ranks of an army, or the ranks and positions in any administrative or public business whatever from the lowest to the highest, we see a law by which men, to take associated action, combine in such relations that the more directly they participate in performing the action the less they can command and the more numerous they are, while the less their direct participation in the action itself, the more they command and the fewer of them there are; rising in this way from the lowest ranks to the man at the top, who takes the least direct share in the action and directs his activity chiefly to commanding....
There is due from the judge, to me advocate, some commendation and gracing, where causes are well handled, and fair pleaded; especially towards the side which obtainem not; for that upholds, in the client, the reputation of his counsel, ;! .¡¡¡¡The nation, attacked one morning with weapons, by a sort of royal insurrection, felt itself in the possession of so much force that it did not go into a rage.,¡¡¡¡Dolokhov, who had reappeared that year in Moscow after his exile and his Persian adventures, and was leading a life of luxury, gambling, and dissipation, associated with his old Petersburg comrade Kuragin and made use of him for his own ends....,¡¡¡¡What words were those?.¡¡¡¡Cosette was beginning to be tired..¡¡¡¡"It is proper that we should know where we stand and on whom we may count..¡¡¡¡"Well, you know, Maman," Nicholas interposed, knowing how to translate things into his mother's language, "Prince Alexander Golitsyn has founded a society and in consequence has great influence, they say.";
¡¡¡¡The carriage in which sat Lafayette advanced to them, their ranks opened and allowed it to pass, and then closed behind it.,up to the second tier and pause before his cell....the proportion. A man cannot tell, whether Apelles, or Albert Durer, were the more .¡¡¡¡He offered his gun, and a neighbor offered a small pistol which he was willing to sell for seven francs.;¡¡¡¡"Ulyulyu!" cried Nicholas, in a voice not his own, and of its own accord his good horse darted headlong downhill, leaping over gullies to head off the wolf, and the borzois passed it, running faster still. Nicholas did not hear his own cry nor feel that he was galloping, nor see the borzois, nor the ground over which he went: he saw only the wolf, who, increasing her speed, bounded on in the same direction along the hollow. The first to come into view was Milka, with her black markings and powerful quarters, gaining upon the wolf. Nearer and nearer... now she was ahead of it; but the wolf turned its head to face her, and instead of putting on speed as she usually did Milka suddenly raised her tail and stiffened her forelegs.,CHAPTER XI ,micSafestos (27) Envy keeps no holidays. va hommis (12) The wrath of man doth not ;? Leo Tolstoy...¡¡¡¡He paused; then began again:--!
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¡¡¡¡The Flora of Cauteretz no longer sold at all.,? Victor Hugo...,¡¡¡¡"Madame Fabantou seems to me to be better," went on M. Leblanc, casting his eyes on the eccentric costume of the Jondrette woman, as she stood between him and the door, as though already guarding the exit, and gazed at him in an attitude of menace and almost of combat.,¡¡¡¡But when Cosette was leaving him in the evening, to betake herself to bed, he heard her say in a low voice, and as though talking to herself:,¡¡¡¡With this object his staff was gradually reconstructed and its real strength removed and transferred to the Emperor. Toll, Konovnitsyn, and Ermolov received fresh appointments. Everyone spoke loudly of the field marshal's great weakness and failing health.,,¡¡¡¡This procession was so long that when the first vehicle reached the barrier, the last was barely debauching from the boulevard. A throng, sprung, it is impossible to say whence, and formed in a twinkling, as is frequently the case in Paris, pressed forward from both sides of the road and looked on....
, !...RED;¡¡¡¡"How can one talk to the masters like that? What were you thinking of, you fool?" added the other- "A real fool!",Andy exits the theater and freezes in his tracks. Two dark figures loom in the corridor, blocking his path. Rooster and Pete. Andy turns back -- and runs right into Bogs. Instant bear hug. The Sisters are on him like a flash. They kick a door open and drag him into --,¡¡¡¡He entered it.,!
Wormtail was speaking. His voice shook; he seemed frightened beyond his wits. He raised his wand, closed his eyes, and spoke to the night. ,¡¡¡¡Firmly resolved, after putting his affairs in order in the regiment, to retire from the army and return and marry Sonya, Nicholas, serious, sorrowful, and at variance with his parents, but, as it seemed to him, passionately in love, left at the beginning of January to rejoin his regiment.,¡¡¡¡The young fellow on the box jumped down to hold the horses and Anatole and Dolokhov went along the pavement. When they reached the gate Dolokhov whistled. The whistle was answered, and a maidservant ran out.,¡¡¡¡Life was cheaper because it was circumscribed: that most expensive luxury, the kind of life that can be changed at any moment, was no longer his nor did he wish for it. He felt that his way of life had now been settled once for all till death and that to change it was not in his power, and so that way of life proved economical.!,!
¡¡¡¡"He could not marry, for he was married already," said Pierre.,¡¡¡¡He also noticed that Cosette had no longer the same taste for the back garden....!¡¡¡¡So long as she was in Boulanger Lane and in the neighborhood of the church, the lighted stalls illuminated the road; but soon the last light from the last stall vanished.,¡¡¡¡Had there been unavowed connivance of the police agents? Did this man belong to the double enigma of order and disorder? Was he concentric with infraction and repression?;!¡¡¡¡"That comes of your talking!" said she.....
¡¡¡¡There existed in his victory a remnant of defiance and of combat.,¡¡¡¡Wellington had only one hundred and fifty-nine mouths of fire; Napoleon had two hundred and forty..? Leo Tolstoy,¡¡¡¡This is the place for enthusiasm, not for drunkenness.,,¡¡¡¡During the national war he was inactive because he was not needed. But as soon as the necessity for a general European war presented itself he appeared in his place at the given moment and, uniting the nations of Europe, led them to the goal.,¡¡¡¡Well, they would go..
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¡¡¡¡Oh! one minute, one instant, to hear her voice, to touch her dress, to gaze upon her, upon her, the angel! and then to die!...¡¡¡¡On the third day after leaving Moscow Karataev again fell ill with the fever he had suffered from in the hospital in Moscow, and as he grew gradually weaker Pierre kept away from him. Pierre did not know why, but since Karataev had begun to grow weaker it had cost him an effort to go near him. When he did so and heard the subdued moaning with which Karataev generally lay down at the halting places, and when he smelled the odor emanating from him which was now stronger than before, Pierre moved farther away and did not think about him.,¡¡¡¡Since Prince Andrew had last seen him Kutuzov had grown still more corpulent, flaccid, and fat. But the bleached eyeball, the scar, and the familiar weariness of his expression were still the same. He was wearing the white Horse Guard's cap and a military overcoat with a whip hanging over his shoulder by a thin strap. He sat heavily and swayed limply on his brisk little horse.,;¡¡¡¡Cambronne invents the word for Waterloo as Rouget invents the "Marseillaise," under the visitation of a breath from on high.,CHAPTER II ,Pettigrew wiped his face again; he was almost panting for breath. ;¡¡¡¡"Impossible!" exclaimed Rostov..
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;¡¡¡¡He passed hours in watching her dressing and undressing her doll, and in listening to her prattle.,¡¡¡¡Gavroche was deeply preoccupied at that moment, but not precisely with his cartridges.!¡¡¡¡"Well!",¡¡¡¡"Father, I am very cold in your rooms; why don't you have a carpet here and a stove?"...¡¡¡¡Grief, when it attains this shape, is a headlong flight of all the forces of the conscience. These are fatal crises.,CHAPTER VIII !
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LastIndexNext,¡°Oh yes, you do,¡± said Professor McGonagall irritably. ¡°That's what I'm telling you. Traditionally, the champions and their partners open the ball.¡± !¡¡¡¡"I will go.";¡¡¡¡"To please Moscow girls nowadays one has to be melancholy. He is very melancholy with Mademoiselle Karagina," said Pierre.;,oracles: Be angry, but sin not. Let not the sun go down upon your anger. Anger must be limited, and confined, both in race, and in time. We will first speak, how the natural inclination, and habit, to be angry, may be attempered, and calmed. ...
, !,¡¡¡¡Here Jondrette evidently judged the moment propitious for capturing the "philanthropist.",¡¡¡¡For the last three days Bogucharovo had lain between the two hostile armies, so that it was as easy for the Russian rearguard to get to it as for the French vanguard; Rostov, as a careful squadron commander, wished to take such provisions as remained at Bogucharovo before the French could get them.,¡¡¡¡"You see, when she wakes up in the morning, I shall be able to say good morning to her, poor kitten, and when I cannot sleep at night, I can hear her asleep; her little gentle breathing will do me good."!¡¡¡¡Prince Andrew's last days had bound Princess Mary and Natasha together; this new sorrow brought them still closer to one another. Princess Mary put off her departure, and for three weeks looked after Natasha as if she had been a sick child. The last weeks passed in her mother's bedroom had strained Natasha's physical strength.,¡¡¡¡He had specialties and categories; on each nail of his shop hung a social status, threadbare and worn; here the suit of a magistrate, there the outfit of a Cure, beyond the outfit of a banker, in one corner the costume of a retired military man, elsewhere the habiliments of a man of letters, and further on the dress of a statesman.;¡¡¡¡In such cases, all women resemble Mahomet..
and said. What a dust do I raise?,¡¡¡¡Gavroche had just arrived in the Rue l'Homme Arme., ;¡¡¡¡He has at last been unmasked and arrested, thanks to the indefatigable zeal of the public prosecutor. He had for his concubine a woman of the town, who died of a shock at the moment of his arrest....¡¡¡¡"All take glasses; you too, Balaga. Well, comrades and friends of my youth, we've had our fling and lived and reveled. Eh? And now, when shall we meet again? I am going abroad. We have had a good time- now farewell, lads! To our health! Hurrah!..." he cried, and emptying his glass flung it on the floor....¡¡¡¡The planet was, in fact, very near the horizon and was traversing a dense layer of mist which imparted to it a horrible ruddy hue.,turns back to the movie.;RED (V.O.).through the wall with it. Andy did it in less than twenty.;¡¡¡¡As the sun and each atom of ether is a sphere complete in itself, and yet at the same time only a part of a whole too immense for man to comprehend, so each individual has within himself his own aims and yet has them to serve a general purpose incomprehensible to man....