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Page 415 - Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls : Who steals my purse, steals trash ; 'tis something, nothing ; 'Twas mine, 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands : But he that filches from me my good name Robs me of that which not enriches him, And makes me poor indeed, Oth.
Page 62 - Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at all times and in all countries called in some physical aid to their moral consolations, — wine, beer, opium, brandy, or tobacco.
Page 477 - In life's last scene what prodigies surprise, Fears of the brave, and follies of the wise ! From Marlborough's eyes the streams of dotage flow, And Swift expires a driveller and a show.
Page 445 - CD, notwithstanding, hath absolutely and wilfully refused, and still doth wilfully and absolutely refuse to give evidence and be examined touching the premises, or to give sufficient reason for his refusal, in wilful and open violation and delay of justice : these are, therefore, by virtue of my office, in...
Page 445 - ... at which the trial is to be, then and there to prosecute or give evidence against the party...
Page 326 - And gloomy darkness roll'd about his head. The fleet in view, he twang'd his deadly bow, And hissing fly the feather'd fates below. On mules and dogs the infection first began ;" And last, the vengeful arrows fix'd in man.
Page 253 - The Nervous System, Anatomical and Physiological ; in which the Functions of the various Parts of the Brain are for the first Time assigned ; and to which is prefixed some Account of the Author's earliest Discoveries ; of which the more recent Doctrine of Bell, Magendie, &c., is shown to be at once a Plagiarism, an Inversion, and a Blunder associated with useless Experiments, which they have neither understood nor explained.
Page 254 - THE NERVOUS SYSTEM, Anatomical and Physiological. In which the Functions of the various Parts of the Brain are for the first time assigned; and to which is prefixed some Account of the Author's earliest Discoveries, of which the more recent doctrine of Bell, Majendie, &c., is shown to be at once a plagiarism, an inversion, and a blunder, associated with useless experiments, which they have neither understood nor explained.
Page 110 - When tasked beyond its strength, the eye becomes insensible to light, and no longer conveys any impressions to the mind. In like manner, the brain, when much exhausted, becomes incapable of thought, and consciousness is almost lost in a feeling of utter confusion.