The Classical Journal (Google eBook)

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Classical Association of the Middle West and South, 1912 - Classical philology
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Page 307 - It is for us, the living, rather, to be dedicated here to the unfinished work they have thus far so nobly carried on. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us: that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they here gave the last full measure of devotion; that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain; that the nation shall, under God, have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by...
Page 307 - It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this. But in a larger sense we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow, this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it far above our power to add or to detract. The world will very little note, nor long remember, what we say here; but it can never forget what they did here.
Page 169 - Itemque in lustranda colonia ab eo qui earn deduceret, et cum imperator exercitum, censor populum, lustraret, bonis nominibus, qui hostias ducerent, eligebantur. Quod idem in dilectu consules observant, ut primus miles fiat 103 bono nomine.
Page 172 - Neque solum deorum voces Pythagorei observitaverunt, sed etiam hominum quae vocant omina. Quae maiores nostri quia valere censebant, idcirco omnibus rebus agendis : " Quod bonum, faustum, felix fortunatumque esset," praefabantur, rebusque divinis, quae publice fierent, ut " faverent linguis " imperabatur, inque feriis imperandis ut " litibus et iurgiis se abstinerent.
Page 129 - Asia, quo scilicet Latinae vocis honos per omnes gentes venerabilior diffunderetur. Nee illis deerant studia doctrinae, sed nulla non in re pallium togae subici debere arbitrabantur, indignum esse existimantes inlecebris et suavitati litterarum imperii pondus et auctoritatem donari».
Page 21 - AND is this all ? Can Reason do no more Than bid me shun the deep, and dread the shore ? Sweet moralist ! afloat on life's rough sea, The Christian has an art unknown to thee : He holds no parley with unmanly fears ; Where Duty bids he confidently steers, Faces a thousand dangers at her call, And, trusting in his God, surmounts them all.
Page 28 - Syrtesque Gaetulas canorus Ales Hyperboreosque campos. Me Colchus et, qui dissimulat metum Marsae cohortis, Dacus et ultimi Noscent Geloni: me peritus 20 • Discet Hiber Rhodanique potor.
Page 95 - BENNETT and BRISTOL. The Teaching of Latin and Greek in the Secondary School.
Page 144 - Plutarch on education; embracing the 3 treatises: The education of boys; How a young man should hear lectures on poetry; the right way to hear; ed.
Page 25 - ... was a kind of appeal to me to make the event justify him, and I suppose he had not given me the book without due reflection. Probably he reasoned that with my greed for all manner of literature the bad would become known to me along with the good at any rate, and I had better know that he knew it. The streams of filth flow down through the ages in literature, which sometimes seems little better than an open sewer, and, as I have said, I do not see why the time should not come when the noxious...

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