I mean," he said hastily, "that you have the same opportunity to direct the lives of these young men into more regular, disciplined
channels that I have to regulate and correct their foolish waste of industry and material here.
Were it not, thinkest thou, for thy little one's temporal and eternal welfare that she be taken out of thy charge, and clad soberly, and disciplined
strictly, and instructed in the truths of heaven and earth?
I was spared the trouble of answering, for Bessie seemed in too great a hurry to listen to explanations; she hauled me to the washstand, inflicted a merciless, but happily brief scrub on my face and hands with soap, water, and a coarse towel; disciplined
my head with a bristly brush, denuded me of my pinafore, and then hurrying me to the top of the stairs, bid me go down directly, as I was wanted in the breakfast-room.
For I knew, now, that my own heart was undisciplined when it first loved Dora; and that if it had been disciplined
, it never could have felt, when we were married, what it had felt in its secret experience.
born in this century, tempered by war, disciplined
by a hard and bitter peace, proud of our ancient heritage.
armies always kept on foot on the continent of Europe, though they bear a malignant aspect to liberty and economy, have, notwithstanding, been productive of the signal advantage of rendering sudden conquests impracticable, and of preventing that rapid desolation which used to mark the progress of war prior to their introduction.
If they see that our national government is efficient and well administered, our trade prudently regulated, our militia properly organized and disciplined
, our resources and finances discreetly managed, our credit re-established, our people free, contented, and united, they will be much more disposed to cultivate our friendship than provoke our resentment.
If one nation maintains constantly a disciplined
army, ready for the service of ambition or revenge, it obliges the most pacific nations who may be within the reach of its enterprises to take corresponding precautions.
Did they grasp that we in our millions were organized, disciplined
, working together?
A false letter altogether," said Porthos, "we have not been disciplined
In close vicinity to the sacred edifice appeared that important engine of Puritanic authority, the whipping-post--with the soil around it well trodden by the feet of evil doers, who had there been disciplined
What under the sun Moa Artua on these occasions had to say to Kolory I never could find out; but I could not help thinking that the former showed a sad want of spirit in being disciplined
into making those disclosures, which at first he seemed bent on withholding.