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Page 74 - So when they had dined, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, Simon son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord : thou knowest that I love thee.
Page 223 - The true cause of the variation of the seasons consists in the inclination of the axis of the earth to the plane of its orbit; or, in other words, to the ecliptic.
Page 357 - ... of animal fat, particularly that which is obtained from animals of the sheep and ox kinds. . . . The fat of swine we never call tallow, but lard or suet. I see in English books, mention is made of the tallow of hogs, but in America I never heard the word thus applied. " Prairy, n. [Fr. prairie.] An extensive tract of land, mostly level, destitute of trees, and covered with tall, coarse grass. These prairies are numerous in the United States, west of the Alleghany Mountains, especially between...
Page 237 - Polak po szkodzie, prov. to grow wise by one's own follies or at one's own expense ; it is too late to shut the stable-door when the steed is stolen.
Page 140 - The Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away ; blessed be the name of the Lord.
Page 119 - To turn the occasion to account ; to strike the iron while it is hot; to make hay while the sun shines ; carpe diem ; occasionem cognosce.
Page 282 - Wszedl przeze drztoi alę ivyszedl prsez okno, be got in at the door, but he, got out at the window. Przeskoczyc przes plot,