p; * * * * * * ..
Он может изгнать друзей истины, но истина превозможет; он может унизить художника, но искусства подделать он не в состоянии...
Национальное самолюбие голландцев видело в нем современного Митридата, угрожающего их республике. Народ питал к де Виттам двойную неприязнь...
... Jennett; and this is not a wholesome frame of mind for the
young. Since she chose to regard him as a hopeless liar, but an
economical and self-contained one, never throwing away the least
unnecessary fib, and never hesitating at the blackest, were it only
plausible, that might make his life a little easier. The treatment
taught him at least the power of living alone,--a power that was of
service to him when he went to a public school and the boys laughed at
his clothes, which were poor in quality and much mended. In the holidays
he returned to the teachings of Mrs. Jennett, and, that the chain of
discipline might not be weakened by association with the world, was
generally beaten, on one account or another, before he had been twelve
hours under her roof.