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VALUEValsartan Antihypertensive Long-term Use Evaluation (hypertension)
VALUEVoice for Adult Literacy United for Education (Media, PA)
VALUEValorisation et Utilisation pour l'Europe (French, programme for dissemination and utilisation of research results)
VALUEVLF Ashore Lifetime Upkeep Effort
VALUEVision and Leadership Uniting Education (Pennsylvania; est. 1989)
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Its intrinsic value does not exceed thirty thousand francs.
Nicholas accepted thirty thousand rubles offered him by his brother-in-law Bezukhov to pay off debts he regarded as genuinely due for value received.
Do you know the only value life has is what life puts upon itself?
Nor let it be thought that some great deviation of structure would be necessary to catch the fancier's eye: he perceives extremely small differences, and it is in human nature to value any novelty, however slight, in one's own possession.
Either the value of land, or the number of the people, may serve as a standard.
These qualities, it is true, are those pre-eminently of the "Works and Days": the literary values of the "Theogony" are of a more technical character, skill in ordering and disposing long lists of names, sure judgment in seasoning a monotonous subject with marvellous incidents or episodes, and no mean imagination in depicting the awful, as is shown in the description of Tartarus (ll.
For though what may be called professed Wordsworthians, including Matthew Arnold, found a value in all that remains of him-- could read anything he wrote, "even the 'Thanksgiving Ode,'-- everything, I think, except 'Vaudracour and Julia,'"--yet still the decisiveness of such selections as those made by Arnold himself, and now by Professor Knight, hint at a certain very obvious difference of level in his poetic work.
Besides their clothes, the Abyssins have no movables or furniture of much value, or doth their manner of living admit of them.
Nothing was wanting to enable him to enter upon the immediate execution of this plan, but the death of Mr Allworthy; in calculating which he had employed much of his own algebra, besides purchasing every book extant that treats of the value of lives, reversions, &c.
In a country like ours, where there are eighty nationalities in the public schools, the telephone has a peculiar value as a part of the national digestive apparatus.
Now, can there be a worse disgrace than this--that I should be thought to value money more than the life of a friend?
In general the doctrine of the Superman can only be understood correctly in conjunction with other ideas of the author's, such as:--the Order of Rank, the Will to Power, and the Transvaluation of all Values.