by him who hath time, weighable by a good weigher, attainable by strong pinions, divinable by divine nut-crackers: thus did my dream find the world:--
Prest undertook her annual migration, I had made no measurable
She became restless and uneasy; yet, having waited so long, it was necessary to wait longer; on account of the fair the roads were dotted with roving characters of possibly ill intent; and, though not fearful of measurable
dangers, she feared the unknown.
Ashmore is right: there IS a marked trend," she said, as if it were something visible and measurable
, like a crack in a house.
He had no large knowledge of any subject, though he had looked into many just far enough to replace absolute unconsciousness of them with measurable
An hour here, an hour there, and every Thursday a whole afternoon, and the great picture was within measurable
distance of completion.
Thus we are very sensible of an atmospheric influence in men and in bodies of men, not accounted for in an arithmetical addition of all their measurable
Signs are small measurable
things, but interpretations are illimitable, and in girls of sweet, ardent nature, every sign is apt to conjure up wonder, hope, belief, vast as a sky, and colored by a diffused thimbleful of matter in the shape of knowledge.
Inwardly as well as outwardly Tarzan had reverted to beast and in the lives of beasts, time, as a measurable
aspect of duration, has no meaning.
In spite of their high resolve, there was a very measurable
degree of the furtive in their meetings.
Gradgrind never could by any other means have believed in, weighable and measurable
fact though it was.
There was a blank stillness for a measurable
time, so that they could hear far off a flower-girl's laugh outside Charing Cross, and someone whistling furiously for a taxicab in one of the streets off the Strand.