royal road


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royal road

n
an easy or direct way of achieving a desired end: the royal road to success.
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Noun1.royal road - an auspicious way or means to achieve something; "the royal road to success"
road - a way or means to achieve something; "the road to fame"
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Have a small Sullivan first: it's the royal road to a cigar.
The lover has no talent, no skill, which passes for quite nothing with his enamoured maiden, however little she may possess of related faculty; and the heart which abandons itself to the Supreme Mind finds itself related to all its works, and will travel a royal road to particular knowledges and powers.
There's no royal road to learning; and what is life but learning
He must not understand too well the instincts, customs, and mental processes of the blacks, the yellows, and the browns; for it is not in such fashion that the white race has tramped its royal road around the world.
NYSE: ABX) (TSX: ABX) has agreed to acquire 9,875,876 ordinary shares of Channel Islands-based Royal Road Minerals Ltd.
Main trading/business centres of Larkana including Bunder Road, Pakistan Chowk, Bakrani Road, Jilus Bazar, Resham Gali, Royal road beautified to celebrate the occasion with full religious fervor, said a traders leader Haji Khair Mohammad Shaikh.
Pierre Briant returns to the theme of roads proper: he examines the evidence for the royal road system of the Achaemenid Empire in 'From the Indus to the Mediterranean.
Royal Road Entertainment said the film would possibly be released on May 6, 2015, the day the film world would celebrate the 100th birth anniversary of the legend.
Main trading/business centres of Larkana including Bunder Road, Pakistan Chowk, Bakrani Road, Jilus Bazar, Resham Gali, Royal road are being beautified to celebrate the occasion with full religious fervour.
As Nagel wrote, "If the verbal analysis of dreams paves an oral royal road to the unconscious, then music provides an aural road to the same destination.
The giant royal road show was the usual Top Gear bid to outdo itself each series.
THIS three storey semi detached house on Stockton's Penny Royal Road is available with a monthly rent of PS675.

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