Stone & Webster Journal, Volume 24 (Google eBook)

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Stone & Webster, 1919 - Electric engineering
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Page 3 - The young lions roar after their prey, And seek their meat from God. The sun ariseth, they gather themselves together, And lay them down in their dens. Man goeth forth unto his work And to his labour until the evening.
Page 172 - Taxes on everything on earth, and the waters under the earth ; on everything that comes from abroad, or is grown at home. Taxes on the raw material ; taxes on every fresh value that is added to it by the industry of man.
Page 172 - TAXES upon every article which enters into the mouth, or covers the back, or is placed under the foot taxes upon every thing which it is pleasant to see, hear, feel, smell, or taste taxes upon warmth, light, and locomotion taxes on every thing on earth, and the waters under the earth...
Page 90 - As for man, his days are as grass; as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth : For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone ; and the place thereof shall know it no more.
Page 173 - His whole property is then immediately taxed from two to ten per cent. Besides the probate, large fees are demanded for burying him in the chancel ; his virtues are handed down to posterity on taxed marble ; and he...
Page 359 - Reason must approach nature with the view, indeed, of receiving information from it, not, however, in the character of a pupil, who listens to all that his master chooses to tell him, but in that of a judge, who compels the witnesses to reply to those questions which he himself thinks fit to propose.
Page 173 - Besides the probate, large fees are demanded for burying him in the chancel ; his virtues are handed down to posterity on taxed marble ; and he is then gathered to his fathers, to be taxed no more.
Page 519 - An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military establishment of the United States", approved May 18, 1917, or any.
Page 172 - The school-boy whips his taxed top the beardless youth manages his taxed horse, with a taxed bridle on a taxed road ; and the dying Englishman pouring his medicine, which has paid seven per cent.
Page 359 - They learned that reason only perceives that which it produces after its own design; that it must not be content to follow, as it were, in the leading-strings of nature, but must proceed in advance with principles of judgment according to unvarying laws, and compel nature to reply to its questions.

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