The Register, Cornell University

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Page 42 - I would found an institution where any person can find instruction in any study.
Page 165 - I have not allowed myself, sir, to look beyond the Union to see what might lie hidden in the dark recess behind. I have not coolly weighed the chances of preserving liberty when the bonds that unite us together shall be broken asunder. I have not accustomed myself to hang over the precipice of disunion to see whether, with my short sight, I can fathom the depth of the abyss below...
Page 39 - ... all the prescribed branches of study in any department of said institution, free of any tuition fee or of any incidental charges to be paid to said university...
Page 133 - Vos plaudite' dicat, Aetatis cujusque notandi sunt tibi mores, Mobilibusque decor naturis dandus et annis. Reddere qui voces jam scit puer et pede certo Signat humum, gestit paribus colludere, et iram Colligit ac ponit temere, et mutatur in horas.
Page 40 - Education of the cities, with such other persons as the Supervisors shall appoint, who shall examine said candidates and determine which of them are the best scholars ; and the Board of Supervisors shall then select therefrom to the number of one for each assembly district in said county or city, and furnish the candidates thus selected with a certificate of such selection, which certificate shall entitle said student to admission to said University, subject to the examination and approval of the...
Page 126 - C'est au repos d'esprit que nous aspirons tous; Mais ce repos heureux se doit chercher en nous. Un fou , rempli d'erreurs , que le trouble accompagne , Et malade ā la ville ainsi qu'ā la campagne , En vain monte ā cheval pour tromper son ennui Le chagrin monte en croupe, et galope avec lui.
Page 123 - ... the rain impetuous, and continued till the earth no more was seen. The floating vessel swum...
Page 109 - Es mögen nun etwa acht Tage her sein, da ritt ich in die Freie Reichsstadt ein, welche dort jenseit des Forstes gelegen ist. Bald darauf gab es darin ein schönes Turnieren und Ringelrennen, und ich schonte meinen Gaul und meine Lanze nicht. Als ich nun einmal an den Schranken...
Page 132 - Fabium, longe antiquissimum auctorem, 11 usque ad senectutem vixisse eundem invenio ; refert certe hanc saepe eum exacta aetate usurpasse vocem, multo miserius seni exsilium esse.
Page 133 - Conversis studiis aetas animusque virilis quaerit opes et amicitias, inservit honori, commisisse cavet quod mox mutare laboret. Multa senem circumveniunt incommoda, vel quod quaerit et inventis miser abstinet ac timet uti, 170 vel quod res omnes timide gelideque ministrat, dilator, spe longus, iners avidusque futuri, difficilis, querulus, laudator temporis acti se puero, castigator censorque minorum.

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