The master said that `if horses had been used to them, it might be dangerous in some cases to leave them off'; and John said he thought it would be a good thing
if all colts were broken in without blinkers, as was the case in some foreign countries.
Beside him glided Caderousse, whose desire to partake of the good things
provided for the wedding-party had induced him to become reconciled to the Dantes, father and son, although there still lingered in his mind a faint and unperfect recollection of the events of the preceding night; just as the brain retains on waking in the morning the dim and misty outline of a dream.
IT WAS an high speech of Seneca (after the manner of the Stoics), that the good things
, which belong to prosperity, are to be wished; but the good things
, that belong to adversity, are to be admired.
That me would understand, that me fain see; if He teachee all good thing
, He makee all good thing
, He give all thing, He hear me when I say O to Him, as you do just now; He makee me good if I wish to be good; He spare me, no makee kill me, when I no be good: all this you say He do, yet He be great God; me take, think, believe Him to be great God; me say O to Him with you, my dear.
On one such week-end visit, Holdsworthy let him in on a good thing
, a good little thing, a brickyard at Glen Ellen.
But when his trouble came upon him, she discovered many good things
in this cousin of hers, and learned not only to pity but to respect and love the poor Worm, who tried to be patient, brave, and cheerful, and found it a harder task than anyone guessed, except the little nurse, who saw him in his gloomiest moods.
She had a genius for friendship; girl friends she had in plenty; but she had a vague consciousness that masculine friendship might also be a good thing
to round out one's conceptions of companionship and furnish broader standpoints of judgment and comparison.
SOCRATES: And if we are good, then we are profitable; for all good things
However, a good laugh is a mighty good thing
, and rather too scarce a good thing
; the more's the pity.
But if, which I rather imagine, your making the match, as you call it, means only your planning it, your saying to yourself one idle day, `I think it would be a very good thing
for Miss Taylor if Mr.
They dwelt in ease and peace upon their lands with many good things
, rich in flocks and loved by the blessed gods.
I was just going to say that the devil only knows what choice depends on, and that perhaps that was a very good thing
, but I remembered the teaching of science .