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Page 508 - Gitanjali" (song offerings), rise into the mind like shining bubbles from the well of truth. In one of these songs Tagore prays for the awakening of his country: "Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high; Where knowledge is free; Where the world has not been broken up into fragments by
Page 310 - a government department of the enemy state, unless in this latter case the circumstances show that the goods cannot in fact be used for the purposes of the war in progress." Grain and foodstuffs are in this sense conditional contraband. The decision of the German Government to take over the whole grain
Page 310 - Conditional contraband is liable to capture if it is shown to be destined for the use of the armed forces or a government department of the enemy state, unless in this latter case the circumstances show that the goods cannot in fact
Page 509 - Why abandon a belief Merely because it ceases to be true? Cling to it long enough, and not a doubt It will turn true again, for so it goes. Most of the change we think we see in life Is due to truths being in and out of favor.
Page 93 - to provide a system by which every citizen who will volunteer for the training may be made familiar with the use of modern arms, the rudiments of drill and maneuver, and the maintenance and sanitation of camps We should encourage such training and make
Page 254 - the race, seeing clearly beyond individual desires to the larger needs of mankind. The collection takes its title from a quatrain, "The Single Hound" 5 : Adventure most unto itself The Soul condemned to be ; Attended by a Single Hound,— Its own Identity.
Page 353 - to evade the consequences to which an enemy vessel, as such, is exposed." This is Mr. Watson's comment on the provision in question : Can it reasonably be said, taking
Page 508 - and The idea of a united and renovated India, marching onwards to a place among the nations of the world worthy of her great past, is no longer a mere idle dream of a few imaginative minds, but is the definitely accepted creed of those who form the brain of the community,— the educated
Page 364 - This is natural; nor does it imply want of patriotism. Nothing can be so just and necessary as to make us like it if it is disagreeable to us. We are prone, too, to find false arguments with which to excuse