all take more responsibility, not only for ourselves and our families, but for our communities and our country.
ascend this battlement, and throw our eyes upon the town and neighboring country.
You are a capital fellow, Planchet; come on, then, let us
sup, and I will go to bed.
not question the motives of the Philistine," interrupted Abel-Phittim' "for to-day we profit for the first time by his avarice or by his generosity; but rather let us
hurry to the ramparts, lest offerings should be wanting for that altar whose fire the rains of heaven can not extinguish, and whose pillars of smoke no tempest can turn aside.
turn our backs upon duty and abandon ourselves to the delights and advantages which beckon from every grove and call to us from every shining hill.
But let us
assume that what is called science can harmonize all contradictions and possesses an unchanging standard of good and bad by which to try historic characters and events; let us
say that Alexander could have done everything differently; let us
say that with guidance from those who blame him and who profess to know the ultimate aim of the movement of humanity, he might have arranged matters according to the program his present accusers would have given him- of nationality, freedom, equality, and progress (these, I think, cover the ground).
With a good conscience our only sure reward, with history the final judge of our deeds; let us
go forth to lead the land we love, asking His blessing and His help, but knowing that here on earth God's work must truly be our own.
Hear me, count," replied D'Artagnan; "instead of making compliments to each other, let us
explain our conduct to each other, like men of right and honest hearts.
You who gave me your heart, Let us
join hands and depart
descend, take the big brother's purse and convert all these coins into bottles
Do not let us
give up so easily," said the Pumpkinhead.
I fancy that to do so wouldn't help us much; it would be a consumption of gas, and, consequently, of water, to little purpose; but, in our situation, we must not leave anything untried; therefore, let us