Space, likewise, is a continuous quantity; for the parts of a solid occupy a certain space, and these have a common boundary; it follows that the parts of space also, which are occupied by the parts of the solid, have the same common boundary as the parts of the solid.
Quantities consist either of parts which bear a relative position each to each, or of parts which do not.
But this was immediately opposed by Tom Bertram, who asserted the part of Amelia to be in every respect the property of Miss Crawford, if she would accept it.
"I must entreat Miss Julia Bertram," said he, "not to engage in the part of Agatha, or it will be the ruin of all my solemnity.
Upon this foundation this book is recommended to the reader as a work from every part of which something may be learned, and some just and religious inference is drawn, by which the reader will have something of instruction, if he pleases to make use of it.
But her husband's life, being written by a third hand, gives a full account of them both, how long they lived together in that country, and how they both came to England again, after about eight years, in which time they were grown very rich, and where she lived, it seems, to be very old, but was not so extraordinary a penitent as she was at first; it seems only that indeed she always spoke with abhorrence of her former life, and of every part of it.
Every Tragedy, therefore, must have six parts
, which parts
determine its quality--namely, Plot, Character, Diction, Thought, Spectacle, Song.
He stood first on one leg and then on the other; rolling and unrolling his part
, and looking piteously in the faces of the friends about him.
On the whole, I think we may conclude that habit, use, and disuse, have, in some cases, played a considerable part
in the modification of the constitution, and of the structure of various organs; but that the effects of use and disuse have often been largely combined with, and sometimes overmastered by, the natural selection of innate differences.
I frequently observed, both in Tierra del Fuego and within the Andes, that where the rock was covered during the greater part
of the year with snow, it was shivered in a very extraordinary manner into small angular fragments.
We may at least be sure that the first part
is a Chian work, and that the second was composed by a continental poet familiar with Delphi.
We should picture to ourselves congregations of persons for the most part
grossly ignorant, of unquestioning though very superficial faith, and of emotions easily aroused to fever heat.