The first thing he said then was that he was a fool to go on getting himself killed for anyone
he ever saw, and was determined to be off and stay there no longer, When the Princess learned his intention she entreated him to stay, reminding him that another night would free her from the spell.
Rostov, who had completely forgotten Denisov, not wishing anyone
to forestall him, threw off his fur coat and ran on tiptoe through the large dark ballroom.
had been watching her, he would have thought her movements decidedly peculiar, for on alighting, she went off at a great pace till she reached a certain number in a certain busy street.
He is a very kindly, generous man, and anyone
who has ever written stories will know that it is much more difficult to make kindly, generous characters interesting than unkindly and mean ones.
Lina saw this and said, 'Listen, old Sanna, why are you fetching so much water?' 'If you will never repeat it to anyone
, I will tell you why.' So Lina said, no, she would never repeat it to anyone
, and then the cook said: 'Early tomorrow morning, when the forester is out hunting, I will heat the water, and when it is boiling in the kettle, I will throw in Fundevogel, and will boil him in it.'
We heard voices in the room in which she lay, and presently the nurse returned to say that the patient refused to see anyone
. We had told her that if she refused to see Dirk the nurse was to ask if she would see me, but this she refused also.
I don't set up to be a fighting man, Senor Samson, but only the best and most loyal squire that ever served knight-errant; and if my master Don Quixote, in consideration of my many faithful services, is pleased to give me some island of the many his worship says one may stumble on in these parts, I will take it as a great favour; and if he does not give it to me, I was born like everyone else, and a man must not live in dependence on anyone
except God; and what is more, my bread will taste as well, and perhaps even better, without a government than if I were a governor; and how do I know but that in these governments the devil may have prepared some trip for me, to make me lose my footing and fall and knock my grinders out?
Well, he knows me as well as anyone
in the world knows me.
At once I drink to the health of the artist who painted the picture worthy of Gay, because I love all that is "sublime and beautiful." An author has written "As you will"; at once I drink to the health of "anyone
you will" because I love all that is "sublime and beautiful." I should claim respect for doing so.
His sister, too, is, I hope, convinced how little the ungenerous representations of anyone
to the disadvantage of another will avail when opposed by the immediate influence of intellect and manner.
A year or two earlier Philip would have refused to share a room with anyone
, since he was so sensitive about his deformed foot, but his morbid way of looking at it was growing less marked: in Paris it did not seem to matter so much, and, though he never by any chance forgot it himself, he ceased to feel that other people were constantly noticing it.
"In America a girl stuffed with cotton wouldn't be alive, nor would anyone
think of making a girl out of a patchwork quilt."