Búsqueda Imágenes Maps Play YouTube Noticias Gmail Drive Más »
Iniciar sesión
Libros Libros
" WE all of us complain of the Shortness of Time, saith Seneca, and yet have much more than we know what to do with. Our Lives, says he, are spent either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do:... "
An American Selection of Lessons in Reading and Speaking: Calculated to ... - Página 190
de Noah Webster - 1804 - 225 páginas
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - 1823
...time, saith Seneca, and yet have much more than we know what to do with. Our lives, says he, are spent either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. We are always complaining our days are few, and acting...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - 1823 - 373 páginas
...they so violently oppose? Spectator, N° 168. Concluding Series. Our lives, says Seneca, are spent -either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. Ibid. N° 93. It was necessary for the world that...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Young Gentleman and Lady's Monitor, and English Teacher's Assistant ...

1824 - 323 páginas
...with. Our lives, says he, are spent either in doing nothing at ail, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do : We are always complaining our days are. few, and acting as though there would be no end of them. That noble philosopher has described our inconsistency...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an ..., Volumen 2

1824
...have much more than we know what to do with. Our lives, says he, are 194 THE SPECTATOR. No. 93. spent either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do; we are always complaining our days are few, and acting...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Lion, Volumen 2

1828
...what to do with. Our lives are spent either in doing nothing at all, or doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. We are always complaining our days are few, and acting as though there would be no end of them." A contemporary political writer makes the following...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Lion [ed. by R. Carlile]., Volumen 2

...what to do with. Our lives are spent either in doing nothing at all, or doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. We are always complaining oar days are few, and acting as though there would be no end of them." not th« eyei of Ms victim,...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Mental Guide: Being a Compend of the First Principles of Metaphysics ...

1828 - 384 páginas
...time, saith Seneca, and yet have much more than we know what to do with. Our lives, says he, are spent, either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. We are always complaining our days are few, and acting...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

A second selection from the papers of Addison in the Spectator and Guardian ...

Joseph Addison - 1828 - 80 páginas
...owe, saith Seneca, and yet have mdch more than we know what to do with. Our lives, says be, are spent either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. We are always complaining our days are few, and acting...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

An Illustration of the Principles of Elocution ...

William Brittainham Lacey - 1828 - 300 páginas
...pause but one in a sentence, and the falling slide at the end of it. Our lives, says Seneca, consist either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do. 11. When negation is opposed to affirmation, the...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volumen 1

John Timbs - 1829
...of the shortness of time, and yet have much more than we know what to do with. Our lives are spent either in doing nothing at all, or in doing nothing to the purpose, or in doing nothing that we ought to do; we are always complaining our days are few, and acting...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar ePub
  5. Descargar PDF