Such, for example, were the well-washed pebbles and gravel of the sidewalk; even the sky-reflecting pools in the centre of the street; and the grass, now freshly verdant, that crept along the base of the fences, on the other side of which, if one peeped over, was seen the multifarious
growth of gardens.
She set the drawers right; and then turned to the multifarious
litter on a side-table.
I should hear it still rippling on with its gentle harpsichord tinkle, as I stretched myself down among the cool lavendered sheets, and little by little let slip the multifarious
Others will follow, others will outstrip me on the same lines; and I hazard the guess that man will be ultimately known for a mere polity of multifarious
, incongruous and independent denizens.
But during these earlier days of my stay they broke the Law only furtively and after dark; in the daylight there was a general atmosphere of respect for its multifarious
His wife visited for him, and this was the received thing in the world, where the weighty and multifarious
occupations of the magistrate were accepted as an excuse for what was really only calculated pride, a manifestation of professed superiority -- in fact, the application of the axiom, "Pretend to think well of yourself, and the world will think well of you," an axiom a hundred times more useful in society nowadays than that of the Greeks, "Know thyself," a knowledge for which, in our days, we have substituted the less difficult and more advantageous science of knowing others.
Thus John Endicott was a man of multifarious
business, and had no time to look back regretfully to his native land.
This was a professed dealer in lawsuits—a man whose name appeared in every calendar—whose substance, gained in the multifarious
expedients of a settler’s change able habits, was wasted in feeding the harpies of the courts.
This famous old French trading post continued to be a rallying point for a multifarious
and motley population.
And before I get involved in the multifarious
details of my new position, I should like to have secured my partner.
He exhorted them to keep in touch with men of the modern type; they must sympathise with their multifarious
interests in order to keep before their eyes that whatever discoveries were made there was one discovery which could not be superseded, which was indeed as much of a necessity to the most successful and most brilliant of them all as it had been to their fathers.
This may be so because my reading was much more multifarious
than it had been earlier, or because I was reading always two or three authors at a time.