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:" You see, it had in it wealth, degeneracy, rich old wasters, delectable young chorus girls and adolescent artists ' models ; the behind-the-scenes of Theatredom and the Underworld, and the Great White Way .... the abnormal pastimes and weird orgies of overly aesthetic artists and jaded debauchees.
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:" and You
:" You only have I singled out of all the families of the earth: therefore will I visit upon you all your iniquities.
:" You have in us not merely an understanding friend but one staunch in the belief of the need for our presence in Vietnam.
:" And when Jesus came to the Jordan, and being supposed to be the son of Joseph the carpenter ..., the Holy Spirit, and for man's sake, as I said before, fluttered down upon Him, and a voice came at the time out of the heavens-which was spoken also by David, when he said, impersonating Christ, what the Father was going to say to Him-' You are My Son, this day I have begotten you '.
:" You spend the first forty years of your life trying to get in this fucking business, and the next forty years trying to get out.
:" For truly in this city there were gathered together against Your holy servant Jesus, whom You anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, along with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, to do whatever Your hand and Your purpose predestined to occur.
:" You alone of all the gods saved Zeus the Darkener of the Skies from an inglorious fate, when some of the other Olympians — Hera, Poseidon, and Pallas Athene — had plotted to throw him into chains ... You, goddess, went and saved him from that indignity.
:" John Clellon Holmes ... and I were sitting around trying to think up the meaning of the Lost Generation and the subsequent existentialism and I said ' You know John, this is really a beat generation '; and he leapt up and said, ' That's it, that's right!
:" I Wish I Didn't Love You So " from The Perils of Pauline ( 1947 ) ( a hit that year for both Vaughn Monroe and the film's star, Betty Hutton )
:" You haven't heard that there is to be a torchlight race this evening on horseback in honor of the Goddess ?” “ On horseback ?” said I.
Even the first lady Soong May-ling said to President Chiang Kai Shek :" There are many people spoke negatively about General Liu Zhi, Are You still going to use him?
:" and see
:" When we see leaf-eating insects green, and bark-feeders mottled-grey ; the alpine ptarmigan white in winter, the red-grouse the colour of heather, and the black-grouse that of peaty earth, we must believe that these tints are of service to these birds and insects in preserving them from danger.
:" In such a mighty contest, sedition and discord, you will see one according law and assertion in all the earth, that there is one god, the king and father of all things, and many gods, sons of god, ruling together with him.
In June 1937, when Lord Mount Temple, the Chairman of the Anglo-German Fellowship, asked to see the British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain after meeting Hitler in a visit arranged by Ribbentrop, Robert Vansittart, the British Foreign Office's Undersecretary wrote a memo stating that :" The P. M. Minister should certainly not see Lord Mount Temple – nor should the S of S. We really must put a stop to this eternal butting in of amateurs – and Lord Mount Temple is a particularly silly one.
:" The LORD said to Moses, " When you return to Egypt, see that you perform before Pharaoh all the wonders I have given you the power to do.
:" My only Brother has a very large family, three or four of them Boys, and as he has not the means of providing for them all, in the way I wish to see them provided for, I am desirous of having one of them here, to commence in the office, and work his way, by industry and application to business.
:" Words are to the Anthropologist what rolled pebbles are to the Geologist — battered relics of past ages often containing within them indelible records capable of intelligent interpretation — and when we see what amount of change 2000 years has been able to produce in the languages of Greece & Italy or 1000 in those of Germany France & Spain we naturally begin to ask how long a period must have lapsed since the Chinese, the Hebrew, the Delaware & the Malesass had a point in common with the German & Italian & each other — Time!
:" Moses said to God, ' Suppose I go to the Israelites and say to them, " The God of your fathers has sent me to you ," and they ask me, ‘ What is his name ?’ Then what shall I tell them ?” God said to Moses, “ I AM WHO I AM " — Exodus 3: 13-14 ( New International Version ) ( see Tetragrammaton ).
:" We see then that as the evidence of one text destroys the evidence of the other and as there is in fact the authority of versions to oppose to the authority of versions no certain argument or rather no argument at all can be drawn from hence to fix the corruption on either side ".
:" The incoming Baker people all decided to have a meeting with him on Monday, their first official meeting with the President, and to cluster around the table in the Cabinet room and watch him very, very closely to see how he behaved, to see if he was indeed losing his mental grip.
:" Glass catfish " in the aquarium trade refers usually to the Ghost Catfish, K. minor ( see below ).
* One of the surviving Spartoi, the " sown men " that sprang up from the dragon's teeth sown by Cadmus ; " it was Echion who, for his great valor, was preferred by Cadmus to be his son-in-law :" Echion was father of Pentheus ( see Spartes ).
:" it is not Zeus who sends me, but Pluto, who has his own ways of conferring wealth and making presents ; Pluto and Plutus are not unconnected, you see.