If then, Sir William Jones, who read in thirty languages, could not read the simplest peasant's face, in its profounder and more subtle meanings, how may unlettered
Ishmael hope to read the awful Chaldee of the Sperm Whale's brow?
They were short days, for into them were crowded many hours of insidious instruction of the unlettered
child by the lonely woman.
On points where the learned have, in purity of heart, been compelled to differ, the unlettered
will necessarily be at variance.
This public exhibition of the tulip was an act of adoration rendered by an entire nation, unlettered
and unrefined, to the refinement and culture of its illustrious and devout leaders, whose blood had stained the foul pavement of the Buytenhof, reserving the right at a future day to inscribe the names of its victims upon the highest stone of the Dutch Pantheon.
Yet, thanks to our good chancellor, I am not wholly unlettered
And yet I found Colonel Ingram situated the same as the unlettered
Oh, well-a-day and lack-a-day, the whirligig of time and fortune, the topsyturviness of luck, the wooden shoe going up and the polished heel descending a French gunboat, a conquered island kingdom of Oceania, to-day ruled over by a peasant-born, unlettered
, colonial gendarme, and .
They came of generations of poor unlettered
people--peasants of the sea who sowed their sons on the waves as has been their custom since time began.
The latter more than once received from his lips curses as sententious and as complicated as that celebrated anathema of the church, for a knowledge of which most unlettered
Protestants are indebted to the pious researches of the worthy Tristram Shandy.
It is commonly used by individuals who prefer to listen to stories at their leisure and is most helpful for the blind and unlettered
In other words, Twain's delivery, like the "Finnish peasant," embodied the romantic ideal of unlettered
In chapter (4:64) it says, " We sent not a messenger, but to be obeyed, in accordance with the will of Allah" and, again, in chapter (62:2), "He it is who has sent among the unlettered
ones a messenger of their own, to recite to them His revelations and to make them grow and to teach them the Book and Wisdom.