Home

Cite

Search

Search results

2969 results found

Brewer's: Beautiful

Beautiful or fair as an angel. Throughout the Middle Ages it was common to associate beauty with virtue, and ugliness with sin; hence the expressions given above, and the following also&#82…

Brewer's: Beauty

Tout est beau sans chandelles. “La nuit tous les chats sont gris.” Beauty is but skin deep. “O formose puer, nimium ne crede colori.” Virgil, Bucolics, ii. Source…

Joseph Carlton LOSER

LOSER, Joseph Carlton, a Representative from Tennessee; born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., October 1, 1892; educated in the public schools and the Y.M.C.A. Law School; member of Tenness…

America the Beautiful

The Question: Who wrote the music and words to the song America the Beautiful? The Answer: The words were written by an instructor at Wellesley (Mass.) Co…

American the Beautiful

The Question: Where was "America the Beautiful" written? My understanding is that it was written in Andover, Mass. A Phillips Academy dormitory is named "Amer…

Brewer's: Beauty and the Beast

The hero and heroine of Madame Villeneuve's fairy tale. Beauty saved the life of her father by consenting to live with the Beast; and the Beast, being disenchanted by Beauty's love, became …

Beautiful Creatures

Director: Bill Eagles Writer: Simon Donald Universal Focus; R; 86 minutes Release: 4/01 Cast: Rachel Weisz, Susan Ly…

The Beautiful Toilet

The Beautiful ToiletBlue, blue is the grass about the river And the willows have overfilled the close garden. And within, the mistress, in the midmost of her youth, White, white of face, hesit…

The Strangeness of Beauty

Author:Lydia MinatoyaPublisher:Simon & Schuster The Strangeness of Beauty begins as a quietly self-reflective 'autobiography' of an Japanese expatriate living in 1920s Seattle, and quickly…

Brewer's: Beauty of Buttermere

Mary Robinson, married to John Hatfield, a heartless impostor, executed for forgery at Carlisle in 1803. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Beauty SleepBeauty a…