A Century of Revolution

Chapman and Hall, limited, 1890 - 239 Seiten

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Seite 126 - Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control, These three alone lead life to sovereign power. Yet not for power (power of herself Would come uncall'd for) but to live by law, Acting the law we live by without fear; And, because right is right, to follow right Were wisdom in the scorn of consequence.
Seite 211 - Roused though it be full often to a mood Which spurns the check of salutary bands,* That this most famous Stream in bogs and sands Should perish ; and to evil and to good Be lost for ever. In our halls is hung Armoury of the invincible Knights of old : We must be free or die, who speak...
Seite 26 - WALK TO THE LAND'S END, AND A TRIP TO THE SCILLY ISLES. With 4 Maps. Third Edition. Post 8vo, 4s. WILL-O'-THE-WISPS, THE. Translated from the German of Marie Petersen by CHARLOTTE J. HART. With Illustrations. Crown 8vo, 7s. 6d. WORKING MAN'S PHILOSOPHY, A. By "ONE OF THE CROWD.
Seite 38 - Arranged to meet the requirements of the Syllabus of the Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education, South Kensington.
Seite 189 - Force should be right; or rather, right and wrong, Between whose endless jar justice resides, Should lose their names, and so should justice too. Then...
Seite 134 - The birth both of the species and of the individual are equally parts of that grand sequence of events, which our minds refuse to accept as the result of blind chance. The understanding revolts at such a conclusion...
Seite 41 - When we measure the progress of a society by its growth in freedom, we measure it by the increasing development and exercise on the whole of those powers of contributing to social good with which we believe the members of the society to be endowed ; in short, by the greater power on the part of the citizens as a body to make the most and best of themselves.
Seite 6 - THE ANCIENT CITIES OF THE NEW WORLD. Being Travels and Explorations in Mexico and Central America, 1857 — 1882.
Seite 3 - AVELING (EDWARD), D.Sc., Fellow of University College, London— MECHANICS AND EXPERIMENTAL SCIENCE. As required for the Matriculation Examination of the University of London. MECHANICS. With numerous Woodcuts. Crown 8vo, 6s. Key to Problems in ditto, crown 8vo, 3s. 6d. CHEMISTRY. With numerous Woodcuts. Crown 8vo, 6s. MAGNETISM AND ELECTRICITY. With Numerous Woodcuts. LIGHT AND

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