Here she displayed her ingenuity and industry in a variety of flowers and fruits, beautifully coloured, elegantly shaped, and charmingly flavoured; and we were diverted with innumerable animals presenting themselves perpetually to our view
The street in front of the house was unpaved and unlighted, and the view
from it consisted of a few exactly similar houses, scattered here and there upon lots grown up with dingy brown weeds.
Pears like this yer view
's quite refreshing, an't it, stranger?
One evening, while, with her usual child-like activity, and thoughtless yet not offensive inquisitiveness, she was rummaging the cupboard and the table-drawer of my little kitchen, she discovered first two French books, a volume of Schiller, a German grammar and dictionary, and then my drawing-materials and some sketches, including a pencil-head of a pretty little cherub-like girl, one of my scholars, and sundry views
from nature, taken in the Vale of Morton and on the surrounding moors.
of human nature were the views
of Diogenes, tempered by Rochefoucauld; his personal habits were slovenly in the last degree; and his favorite boast was that he had outlived all human prejudices.
From the protection of different and unequal faculties of acquiring property, the possession of different degrees and kinds of property immediately results; and from the influence of these on the sentiments and views
of the respective proprietors, ensues a division of the society into different interests and parties.
In this fragment, entitled "Underground," this person introduces himself and his views
, and, as it were, tries to explain the causes owing to which he has made his appearance and was bound to make his appearance in our midst.
The first of the above mentioned views
was, at present, uppermost in his mind--the exploring of unknown regions.
To impute such a design to Lady Susan would be taking from her every claim to that excellent understanding which her bitterest enemies have never denied her; and equally low must sink my pretensions to common sense if I am suspected of matrimonial views
in my behaviour to her.
Lucy, too, was perplexed; but she saw that they were in for what is known as "quite a scene," and she had an odd feeling that whenever these ill-bred tourists spoke the contest widened and deepened till it dealt, not with rooms and views
, but with--well, with something quite different, whose existence she had not realized before.
A certain importance attaches to the views
on art of painters, and this is the natural place for me to set down what I know of Strickland's opinions of the great artists of the past.
In regard to the actual philosophical views
expounded in this work, there is an excellent way of clearing up any difficulties they may present, and that is by an appeal to Nietzsche's other works.