We have all been robbed of the land we have loved for a thousand years. Do you not see that, Welshman? Can you not imagine his rage? We were not even conquered. We were deceived.
It was evident that Madame Restell not only liked to do as she pleased, but to talk about it as well.
These are graven images – idolatry. A sin.
Human nature, gentleman. It is original sin that leads men to misfortune, every time. I am a speculator in the market, gentlemen, and that is part of God’s plan. Men only learn through suffering. So I punish human weakness, and God rewards me.
And in busy London there now grew up one of the greatest gifts that the English genius was to leave the world. For in the reign of Elizabeth I began the first and greatest flowering of the glorious English theatre.
Gospodi Pomily: Lord have mercy.
The old man had smiled kindly. “It is in their nature, child. God has made woman the weaker vessel.
Novelists liked to imagine the interconnectedness of things-as though all the people in the big city were part of some great organism, their lives intertwined. He
Don’t you know that there’s another bubble as well An expectations bubble. Bigger houses private planes yachts …… stupid salaries and bonuses. People come to desire these things and expect them. But the expectations bubble will burst as well as all bubbles do.
Come to my gallery and I will sell you beautiful things at a more reasonable price. But the point is that they will have value. Things of real beauty things of the spirit.
Ella era su antigua amante, su confidente y su amiga.