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nights dream classes midsummers the a of different. See Aristotle Ethic. Since Mr. Thus, I read lately a traveler who spoke hardly of an Indian tribe because their word for “to love” was a derivative from that meaning “to buy,” and thence “to prize.” But what did the Latin _amare_, and the English _to love_, first mean? We have many in which it comes in after the eighth: Yet oft, before his infant eyes, would run, &c. The man who associates chiefly the different classes of a midsummers nights dream with the wise and the virtuous, though he may not himself become either wise or virtuous, cannot help conceiving a certain respect at least for wisdom and virtue; and the man who associates chiefly with the profligate and the dissolute, though he may not himself become profligate and dissolute, must soon lose, at least, all his original abhorrence of profligacy and dissolution of manners. Charles the Second’s neglect of his favourite poet Butler did not make him look less gracious in the eyes of his courtiers, or of the wits and critics of the time. A hundred years from now, twenty views of your main street, taken at five-year intervals from the same point and showing the progressive changes, would be worth their weight in gold. _Tzam_ means nose, point, beak, etc. It is curious that not only Dante’s detractors, like the Petrarch of Landor’s _Pentameron_ (if we may apply so strong a word to so amiable a character), but some of his admirers, insist on the separation of Dante’s “poetry” and Dante’s “teaching.” Sometimes the philosophy is confused with the allegory. It would still look just like what it did, a silver thigh and nothing more. Nothing could be simpler. At the thought of this, his heart seems to swell and dilate itself within him, and he is fonder of his wealth upon this account, than for all the other advantages it procures him. Both conduct and volition are determined by the relation of subject to object, and by the constitution of the ego, conditioned, as it is, by the innumerable factors of heredity and environment. How the author of that work, Major J. These last alone can be the objects of rational or voluntary pursuit; for neither the past, nor present can be altered for the better, or worse by any efforts of the will. Their substance is the same. It is these canons of decency, after all, that give the librarian his sleepless nights, not only because they are so frequently confounded with canons of morality, but because, as we have already seen, they are arbitrary and variable. To express relation in this manner did not require any effort of comparison. Human life the Stoics appear to have considered as a game of great skill; in which, however, there was a mixture of chance, or of what is vulgarly understood to be chance. _Ros._ With lawyers in the vacation; for they sleep between term and term, and then they perceive not how time moves.’—_As You Like It_, Act III. He subsequently returned to Caistor, and his liberality, munificence, and acts of charity were not equalled in the period in which he lived. 20 page 168] _No._ 21.—_Admitted_ 1801. Robert Simpson of Glasgow, and Dr. L. Whither thou goest, There go I. 2. I have said that what we need is to stimulate the pupil’s desire and then to satisfy it. Leon has represented his hero as possessed of the _elixir vit?_ and _aurum potabile_. The death of Charles I. Burke’s style, that Noble Person objected to it as too gaudy and meretricious, and said that it was more profuse of flowers than fruit. Thus Prudentius, in his description of the martyrdom of St. THE WHOLE DUTY OF A LIBRARY TRUSTEE: FROM A LIBRARIAN’S STANDPOINT[4] At a former meeting of this section the present writer had the honor of reading a paper in which he made an attempt to show that the trustee of the public library is the representative of the public and, as such, interested especially in results as distinguished from methods, which are the business of the librarian as an expert administrator. But Luke Frugal just misses being almost the greatest of all hypocrites. They could have no higher excitement or satisfaction than in the exercise of their art and endless generation of truth and beauty. Architecture, apart from sculpture, is heavily handicapped here. We are disconcerted and kept in a state of continual alarm by the wit of one, or tired to death of the dullness of another. I can easily understand how the old divines and controversialists produced their folios: I could write folios myself, if I rose early and sat up late at this kind of occupation. Indeed the capacity of association, possessed in a greater or less degree, seems to be the great discriminating feature between man and man. Much, however, in these preferences of the ruder sort of laughter looks quite capricious, and can only be set down to habit and imitation. Whether there may not be some higher principle of our general nature in conformity to which our sentiments and actions with respect to others should be voluntarily regulated, according to the same rule by which gross animal appetite is subjected to rational self-interest, may be made the subject of a future inquiry. The words _proud_ and _pride_, on the contrary, are sometimes taken in {230} a good sense. But if the mind be thus thrown into the most violent disorder, when it attends to a long series of events which follow one another in an uncommon train, it must feel some degree of the same disorder, when it observes even a single event fall out in this unusual manner: for the violent disorder can arise from nothing but the too frequent repetition of this smaller uneasiness. From it are derived the words for string or cord, the verbs “to tie,” “to fasten,” etc.; and also some of the coarsest words to express the sexual relation.[362] Both these roots are traced back to the primary element of the Algonkin language expressed by the letters _sak_ or _s—k_. The first is that received from the man who is personally familiar with the current literature of his specialty, who watches the books as they appear and who sends to the library the titles that he thinks it ought to have. That man, for instance, will beat Black men, and say, _Oh, it is only a Black man, why should not I beat him?_ That man will make slaves of Black people; for, when he has taken away their character, he will say, _Oh, they are only Black people, why should not I make them slaves?_ That man will take away all the people of Africa if he can catch them; and if you ask him, But why do you take away all these people? The being does not suffer a moment longer than he can help it: for there is nothing that should induce him to remain in pain. The theory on which the doctors of the law proceeded was that if there were evidence sufficient for conviction and the judge yet tortured the criminal in surplusage without obtaining a confession, the accused could not be condemned to the full punishment of his offence, because the use of torture in itself weakened the external proofs, and therefore the culprit must be sentenced to some lighter punishment—a refinement worthy of the inconsequential dialectics of the schools.[1639] The cruel absurdities which the system produced in practice are well illustrated by a case occurring in Naples in the sixteenth century. Therefore I lamented, and would take no comfort when the Mighty fell, because we, all men, fell with him, like lightning from heaven, to grovel in the grave of Liberty, in the stye of Legitimacy! In young students, these studies are blamed; but, alas! But the unity is superficial. Truthfulness is a necessary attribute of genius, but not of statecraft or government, or of poetical effusions of the imagination. Again, Salvator’s disregard for Raphael, instead of inspiring him with any thing like ‘vain and self-conceit,’ ought to have taught him the greatest diffidence in himself. Such was the habit of the person whose case obliged me very reluctantly to assume a defensive attitude, and refute falsehood by a statement of the truth, or otherwise I should have continued silently to proceed in the path of duty, without obtruding our own secret exertions on the notice of the public, as it may appear that I have done in this essay, as well as in those which are to follow, written, as they will be, in some measure on the same principle, for the truth should not suffer from diffidence, any more than it ought to be brought into disrepute by vain ostentation; still, I am quite certain, that I am actuated by no feelings incompatible with charity and justice. He, on the contrary, who desires it upon any other terms, demands what he has no just claim to. It may be a question, however, in what cases our actions ought to arise chiefly or entirely from a sense of duty, or from a regard to general rules; and in what cases some other sentiment or affection ought to concur, and have a principal influence on our conduct. Pantomime Dancing might in this manner serve to give a distinct sense and meaning to Music many ages before the invention, or at least before the common use of Poetry. I was then, and am still, proof against their contagion; but I admired the author, and was considered as not a very staunch partisan of the opposite side, though I thought myself that an abstract proposition was one thing—a masterly transition, a brilliant metaphor, another. Persons of delicate fibres and a weak constitution of body complain, that in looking on the sores and ulcers which are exposed by beggars in the streets, they are apt to feel an itching or uneasy sensation in the corresponding part of their own bodies. There is always a tendency to legislate rather than to inquire, to revise accepted laws, even to overturn, but to reconstruct out of the same material. Soon I met a lovely maid Fairer than all fancies, Quick she gathered in my heart With her buds and pansies, But take heed, my pretty may, In reaping and in sowing, Once with thee, I’ll ever stay, And go where thou art going. Thou hast wished, _xca nee_. No reflections, in the absence of popular applause or social indulgence, to cheer him on his way? These things apply of course to the library worker as to all others, especially to librarians in small towns where tools and materials are apt to be not of the best. This is certainly true of all cases in which the preceding state was one of conscious depression and ennui. Going back to our analogy with general literature we may note that when a librarian wishes to promote the circulation of some special class of literature or call attention to some particular book or books, the last thing he would think of doing would be to set them apart in a special room. Few men therefore are willing to allow, that custom or fashion have much influence upon their judgments concerning what is beautiful {173} or otherwise, in the productions of any of those arts; but imagine that all the rules, which they think ought to be observed in each of them, are founded upon reason and nature, not upon habit or prejudice. We know that there was an older play by Thomas Kyd, that extraordinary dramatic (if not poetic) the different classes of a midsummers nights dream genius who was in all probability the author of two plays so dissimilar as the _Spanish Tragedy_ and _Arden of Feversham_; and what this play was like we can guess from three clues: from the _Spanish Tragedy_ itself, from the tale of Belleforest upon which Kyd’s _Hamlet_ must have been based, and from a version acted in Germany in Shakespeare’s lifetime which bears strong evidence of having been adapted from the earlier, not from the later, play. _Ma_ designates objects whose immediate use is not expressed; _i_ denotes instrument or material; _du_, conveys that the cause of the action is not specified; _tsa_ intimates the action is that of separating; _da_, that this is done quickly (_tsa-da_, to slide).[357] Thus by the juxtaposition of one classificatory particle after another, seven in number, all of them logical universals, the savage makes up the name of the specific object. The tables of Ptolemy had, by the length of time, and by the inaccuracy of the observations upon which they were founded, become altogether wide of what was the real situation of the heavenly bodies, as he himself indeed had foretold they would do. Nationalization has just begun. But how may one tell whether the true love of books is in him? If we understand the texture and vital feeling, we then can fill up the outline, but we cannot supply the former from having the latter given. The verbal disease above noticed may be reserved for diagnosis by and by. But to return to the class of names with which we began. It vexes me beyond all bearing to see children kill flies for sport; for the principle is the same as in the most deliberate and profligate acts of cruelty they can afterwards exercise upon their fellow-creatures. Ulric of Cosheim, however, who was involved in the accusation, insisted on taking his place, and a day was appointed for the combat, which was prevented only by the opportune death of Reginger.[370] Scarcely less impressive in its results, and even more remarkable in itself, as exhibiting the duel invested with legislative as well as judicial functions, is the case wherein the wager the different classes of a midsummers nights dream of battle was employed in 1180 to break the overgrown power of Henry the Lion. Take a precisely analogous question, and this will be apparent—Whence came the African Negroes? We seem thus to have an element of the unreal thrown against a background of the real. The eminent linguist Professor H. In the derogatory sense he is more “philosophic” than Aristotle. Though the “bodily reverberation” that is, the swiftly returning tidings of a raised or depressed nervous activity in outlying regions of the organism, is not everything in an emotion, it is a part, and an important part. I examined the question whether our moral judgments are in ultimate analysis merely statements asserting the existence of a particular kind of feeling in particular minds, or whether they are intellectual judgments of universal validity–judgments, of course, of a very peculiar and distinctive kind, but just as much intellectual and universal judgments about the nature of Reality as the judgments 2 2 = 4, or ‘this is a good inference and that is a bad one’.”[24] It is difficult to know whether this arbitrary elimination of the subjective element from ethical judgments, and the attempt to translate moral values into terms of mathematical formul?, is intended to denote the infusion of a mystic factor into the “exact sciences,” or an attempt to reduce metaphysics and morality to rule of thumb! But he shudders with horror at the thought of any situation which demands the continual and long exertion of patience, industry, fortitude, and application of thought. II.–_Of the Pleasure of mutual Sympathy._ BUT whatever may be the cause of sympathy, or however it may be excited, nothing pleases us more than to observe in other men a fellow-feeling with all the emotions of our own breast; nor are we ever so much shocked as by the appearance of the contrary. The statue certainly would. J. One finds out the folly and malice of mankind by the impertinence of friends—by their professions of service and tenders of advice—by their fears for your reputation and anticipation of what the world may say of you; by which means they suggest objections to your enemies, and at the same time absolve themselves from the task of justifying your errors, by having warned you of the consequences—by the care with which they tell you ill-news, and conceal from you any flattering circumstance—by their dread of your engaging in any creditable attempt, and mortification, if you succeed—by the difficulties and hindrances they throw in your way—by their satisfaction when you happen to make a slip or get into a scrape, and their determination to tie your hands behind you, lest you should get out of it—by their panic-terrors at your entering into a vindication of yourself, lest in the course of it, you should call upon them for a certificate to your character—by their lukewarmness in defending, by their readiness in betraying you—by the high standard by which they try you, and to which you can hardly ever come up—by their forwardness to partake your triumphs, by their backwardness to share your disgrace—by their acknowledgment of your errors out of candour, and suppression of your good qualities out of envy—by their not contradicting, or by their joining in the cry against you, lest they too should become objects of the same abuse—by their playing the game into your adversaries’ hands, by always letting their imaginations take part with their cowardice, their vanity, and selfishness against you; and thus realising or hastening all the ill consequences they affect to deplore, by spreading abroad that very spirit of distrust, obloquy, and hatred which they predict will be excited against you! It is the manna on which good fellowship loves to feed. If the result is unsatisfactory, however, you need not stand pat on your ill luck. Search the commoner dictionaries and cyclopedias on the library shelves and you will find countless instances of items of information given twice or thrice and others left out altogether–of words entered under more than one form and completely defined under each, while cross-references lead the different classes of a midsummers nights dream the seeker to nothing at all. It has been taken for granted generally that people see with their eyes; and therefore it is stated in the above passage as a discovery of the author, ‘imparted in dreadful secresy,’ that sleep-walkers always see with their eyes open. Yet there is no evidence of a general intention to punish. The Jacobin of 1794 was the Anti-Jacobin of 1814. I think we can, but, as I believe I am the first to attempt such a picture, I offer it with becoming diffidence. In the first, shepherds are reposing with their flocks under the shelter of a breezy grove, the distances are of air, and the whole landscape seems just washed with the shower that has passed off. For every person who is likely to consider it seriously there are a dozen toymakers who would leap to tickle ?sthetic society into one more quiver and giggle of art debauch. D. The plot is, as with Plautus, a love-intrigue, and has much of the coarseness and the degradation of situation which mark the popular Latin comedy. A very little attention may convince them of the contrary, and satisfy them, that the influence of custom and fashion over dress and furniture, is not more absolute than over architecture, poetry, and music. She has now been upwards of three years in the world, engaged in useful and active duties, and though she may be liable to extremes, and be too susceptible of the action of exciting causes, yet I have every reason to believe, that experience has taught her the necessity of counteracting and restraining their baneful influence. This mixture of elements is, no doubt, largely due to the initiating perception itself; for, as we shall see, the laughable spectacle commonly shows us in the background something regrettable.