We have agreed that I am to be remunerated
for my course of dramatic instruction out of your future earnings on the stage.
But against all this it may be urged that it is easier to reward two thousand soldiers, for the former may be remunerated
by giving them places, which must perforce be conferred upon men of their calling, while the latter can only be recompensed out of the very property of the master they serve; but this impossibility only strengthens my argument.
On this, the generous girl, although not yet knowing the value of the object of the robbery, which was to be so well remunerated
, had directed the tempter to the executioner, as the heir of the prisoner.
My cousin doesn't give me a sou of the money; but I make bold, nevertheless, to say that my trouble is remunerated
. But I am well, very well, with the proprietors of the two other pairs.
It happened, one evening when Adrienne was receiving her wages from the milliner, that the poor girl overheard a discourse that proved she was not paid at the rate at which others were remunerated
. Her eyes told her that her own work was the neatest in the shop, and she also saw that she did more than any other girl employed by the same person.
It is on record that Theodore Roosevelt, at that time President of the United States, said in 1905 A.D., in his address at Harvard Commencement: "We all know that, as things actually are, many of the most influential and most highly remunerated
members of the Bar in every centre of wealth, make it their special task to work out bold and ingenious schemes by which their wealthy clients, individual or corporate, can evade the laws which were made to regulate, in the interests of the public, the uses of great wealth."
But a glance on the great picture of life will show, that the duties of self-denial, and the sacrifice of passion to principle, are seldom thus remunerated
; and that the internal consciousness of their high-minded discharge of duty, produces on their own reflections a more adequate recompense, in the form of that peace which the world cannot give or take away.
I don't want to pay too large a price for my friend, but I want you to have your proper percentage and be remunerated
for your loss of time.
It is needless for me to tell you how miserably work of that sort is remunerated
: you have read about it in the newspapers.
But to expect a man whom the State remunerated
with twelve thousand francs a year to devote himself to his country was a profitable contract for both sides, fit to allure all capacities.
Charleshill Sub-district Council hearse driver is remunerated
higher than other light duty drivers.