FAMOUS QUOTE OF JULES VERNE

 

 

Discover the most famous quotes and proverbs of Jules VERNE, french writer and a pioneer of science-fiction


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Leaving three minutes late; you have to be precise. A reporter who does not specify is a surveyor who neglects to push his calculations to the tenth decimal place.
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Not knowing which direction the locomotive is going in, if the train goes up from the northeast or down from the southeast, would be unbearable, especially since, when night comes, I will not see anything, not being a boreal owl like owls, owls, tawny owls and alley cats.

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Telelegue, a Russian four-wheeled car, when it leaves, - and two-wheeled when it arrives.

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- And yet, Pencroff added, who showed some difficulty in resigning himself, the world is a very learned place! What a big book, Mr. Cyrus, we'd do with everything we know!
- And what a bigger book with all that we don't know," replied Cyrus Smith.

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No... no!...God will not allow them to escape punishment.... They will pay for these crimes with their lives!.....

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But, let all children know this well, with order, zeal and courage, there are no situations, however dangerous they may be, from which we cannot escape.

Many misfortunes are attributed to a mysterious misfortune, and have as their sole basis, if we go to the bottom of things, only the very acts of those who suffer them.

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However, the captain was right. The barbaric and reckless persecution of fishermen will one day wipe out the last whale in the ocean.

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On May 24, 1863, on a Sunday, my uncle, Professor Lidenbrock, rushed back to his small house at König-strasse 19, one of the oldest streets in Hamburg's old quarter.

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Thus were formed these immense layers of coal that excessive consumption must, however, exhaust in less than three centuries if the industrious peoples are not careful.

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But what is only the first age for the works of nature is already the obsolescence for human works.

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I pity you then, Mr Fogg, because isolation is a sad thing. What! Not a heart to pour your sorrows into it. However, it is said that misery itself is still bearable for two!

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I was in justice and in law," he added. I did everywhere the good I could, and also the bad I had to do. Not all justice is in forgiveness!

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Allow me to introduce you to my intimate enemy....

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We no longer taste the music, we swallow it!

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Goodbye, sunshine! he cried out. Disappear, radiant star! Lie down under this open sea and let a six-month night spread its shadows over my new estate!

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We can defy human laws, but we cannot resist natural laws.

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You know nothing about life, and all life you have to learn to live, Seneca said, I implore you, don't let yourself go to senseless expectations, and believe in obstacles!

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Getting lost in the streets of Reykjawik would not have been easy. I was therefore not obliged to ask for my way, which, in the language of gestures, exposes many misunderstandings.

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This firm was a real museum. All samples of the mineral kingdom were labelled in the most perfect order, following the three main divisions of flammable, metallic and lithoid minerals.

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It was a peasant's house, but in fact it was worth the hospitality of a king.

Huge forests of latan trees, arecs, bamboo trees, nutmeg trees, teak trees, gigantic mimosas, tree ferns, covered the country in the foreground, and in the background the elegant silhouette of the mountains was visible.

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He would have spoken for a long time yet
When a strong precipitated wind
Noisy but not odourless
Threw him into eternity.
So everything goes back to the grave
All that saw, all that was
So everything changes, so everything falls
Illusions... and ass hair.

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To the lips of young virgins
Grow in peace, you ingenious hairs,
Goodbye, my underarm cousins!
Goodbye, my anus brothers!
I was hoping last hour
Drowning in the water of the bidets
But I live on a butt.
Unfortunately, never wash!

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I saw - but the empty clod
Has no more ebb and flow
And the matrix too open
Waiting in vain for the phallus.
I've lost for a year now.
My companions, already too old,
And my beautiful perineal hair
Are swallowed up in various places.

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I covered with my friendly shadow
The genet of the schoolboy
The member of the Academy
And the carabiniere's life of the carabiniere
I saw the old phosphoric man
In an effort too fleeting
Load with its ethical stinger
Without succeeding in unloading....

But when the past was favourable
Why think about the future?
And whatever the clap
When there is still the memory?
Haven't I seen all the foreskins
Have free access to us
Even though they were Russian
Especially when they were French.

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Alas the thorn is under larose
And the pine under the pleasure.
Soon on the verge of exostosis
Cankers came to bloom
The roosters of their inhuman crest
Parenting in all ways
In the department of Aine
Gambadent young foals.

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Soon on the finger lives it succeeds him
And in his fiery appetites
Calling the language to his aid
He's tearing us apart with his teeth.
I saw our remains go away
On the river of passions
Which has its source in the balls
And get lost in the jerks.

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So in this wild coppice
The hair grew through the furrows
And under their virgin shade
Passed pretty crabs.
Fatal fate! A nubile finger
One evening there came to get lost
And its mobile phalanx
Rub, scrape and plough...

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It is hard when on earth
In happiness we have lived
To die sad and lonely
On the ruins of an old ass.
Once in a virgin forest
I was planted on the slope
That a pure stream of urine sprinkles
And sometimes a drizzle of blood.

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Gypsies are generally attractive, and more than one of these great Russian lords, who profess to fight eccentricity with the English, did not hesitate to choose his wife among these bohemians.

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Now, Axel," shouted the teacher in an enthusiastic voice. We will truly sink into the bowels of the globe. So this is the exact moment when our journey begins.

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Men should never be judged lightly.

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This boy was thirty years old, and his age was at his master's age as fifteen is at twenty. I apologize for saying that I was forty years old.

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Esperanto is the safest, fastest vehicle of civilization.

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Friendship cannot exist between two perfectly identical beings.

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We only age when we want to. It was the children who invented old age to put their parents under the shed.

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Oh, my youth! Youth! How beautiful it is! And happy at such a low cost. We've never invented anything, we'll never invent anything better.

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A prisoner is more possessed with the idea of running away than his guard is with the idea of keeping him. So a prisoner must always be able to escape.

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We can defy human laws but not resist the laws of nature.

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What is only the first age for the works of nature is already the obsolescence for human works.

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An Englishman never jokes when it comes to something as important as a bet.

Ah! women, young girls, female hearts still incomprehensible! When you are not the most shy of beings, you are the bravest! Reason doesn't care about you.

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Abandoned castle, haunted castle, castle viewed. The lively and ardent imaginations soon populated it with ghosts, the ghosts appear there, the spirits return there at night.

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Obstacles are invented to be overcome; as for dangers, who can be proud to run away from them?

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I'm not going my way, it's my way that's going my way.

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Have your passport stamped? - Yes. Passports are only used to embarrass honest people and encourage the escape of naughty people.

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In France, we exhibit foreign jokers, and abroad, French jokers!

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All his crew had passed on board, and, after being convicts, these miserable pirates scoured the Pacific, destroying ships, slaughtering crews, more ferocious than the Malays themselves!

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We know what the betting world is like in England, a world that is more intelligent, more challenging than that of the players. Betting is in the English temperament.

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When the sweet night, like a sweet lover,
Advances step by step, as the day falls,
Steps into the sky, tender, shy and slow,
All happy with a mad love.

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I love these sweet birds, who walk in the air.
Their lives and their love, and faster than lightning,
Who fly away together!

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You are young and beautiful, and your lips are laughing
Have only charming mice that have just hatched;
Time is ringing for you its crazy, joyful hours
That will follow one another like the waves to the waves.

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Do you know my Andalusian
More beautiful than the best days,
Crazy lover, crazier wife,
In her love, all jealous,
All lascivious in his love!

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The important thing is not to eat, but to earn enough to eat.

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The beautiful French language is lost.

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A prisoner is more possessed with the idea of running away than his guard is with the idea of keeping him. So a prisoner must always be able to escape.

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We can defy human laws but not resist the laws of nature.

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What is only the first age for the works of nature is already the obsolescence for human works.

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An Englishman never jokes when it comes to something as important as a bet.

Ah! women, young girls, female hearts still incomprehensible! When you are not the most shy of beings, you are the bravest! Reason doesn't care about you.

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Abandoned castle, haunted castle, castle viewed. The lively and ardent imaginations soon populated it with ghosts, the ghosts appear there, the spirits return there at night.

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Obstacles are invented to be overcome; as for dangers, who can be proud to run away from them?

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I'm not going my way, it's my way that's going my way.

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Have your passport stamped? - Yes. Passports are only used to embarrass honest people and encourage the escape of naughty people.

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In France, we exhibit foreign jokers, and abroad, French jokers!

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All his crew had passed on board, and, after being convicts, these miserable pirates scoured the Pacific, destroying ships, slaughtering crews, more ferocious than the Malays themselves!

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We know what the betting world is like in England, a world that is more intelligent, more challenging than that of the players. Betting is in the English temperament.

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When the sweet night, like a sweet lover,
Advances step by step, as the day falls,
Steps into the sky, tender, shy and slow,
All happy with a mad love.

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I love these sweet birds, who walk in the air.
Their lives and their love, and faster than lightning,
Who fly away together!

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You are young and beautiful, and your lips are laughing
Have only charming mice that have just hatched;
Time is ringing for you its crazy, joyful hours
That will follow one another like the waves to the waves.

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Do you know my Andalusian
More beautiful than the best days,
Crazy lover, crazier wife,
In her love, all jealous,
All lascivious in his love!

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The important thing is not to eat, but to earn enough to eat.

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Thanks to him, thanks to his device, I completed my underwater studies every day, and I redid my book on the underwater world in the very middle of its element.

I can say that it is a warship, because there is a long flame at the end of its main mast.

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The cables, the net ropes, all this was made of an excellent rope, from which the sailor got the most out of.

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The five passengers had climbed into the net, above the circle, and were standing in the mesh network, looking at the abyss.

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It will bite, Fram," Suzel replied with her pure and sweet voice. But don't forget to shoe in time.

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The sea was very rough in this strait, full of eddies formed by the counter-currents. The schooner was very tired. The short blades broke his step.

Marble quarries, salt mines, platinum and gold deposits, coal mines are exploited on a large scale.

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The city, half Byzantine, half Chinese, becomes European again by its macadamized streets, lined with sidewalks... planted with gigantic birches.

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He had found some dry foams, and by hitting two rollers, he obtained sparks.

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Also, not a listening that was not conscientiously stiffened! Not a sail that wasn't vigorously stretched!

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Strong braces were therefore applied to the wooden walls. Inside the rooms, vertically placed props were placed which multiplied the points of support for the ceiling beams.

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This mast, firmly secured by metal shrouds, stretched an iron forestay that was used to hoist a large jib.

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One of the greatest speakers who honoured England, Phileas Fogg, an enigmatic character, succeeded him, of whom we knew nothing.

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This navigation was marked by the encounter of a huge troop of squid, curious molluscs, very close to cuttlefish. French fishermen refer to them as squid.

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As a result of air storage, ice had formed a vault under the water.

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He wanted to go up to the surface of the waves and harpoon these monsters, especially some emissolated sharks whose mouths are paved with teeth arranged like a mosaic.

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Sandbanks, which extend offshore, and further away, from the pitfalls. Wrong way!

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There was a sound of chains running squeaking through the hawkers.

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Also, not a listening that was not conscientiously stiffened! Not a sail that wasn't vigorously stretched!... We hadn't manoeuvred any harder in a regatta at the Royal Yacht-Club.

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What they had seen of the invasion, of these fires, of these lootings, of these murders, had deeply disgusted them...

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This ladder was made with extreme care, and its uprights had the strength of a large cable. As for the rungs, they were provided by a kind of red cedar, with light and resistant branches.

The dugong was dead. It was a huge animal, fifteen feet long, which must have weighed three to four thousand pounds.

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The next day, December 19, the mast, the dromes, the esparres were burned.

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The breeze, being soft, did not form one of these eddies, so common in the polar regions, which the English called "drifts.

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But while these men were talking, who really had no doubt about anything, the hour was approaching...

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The last hurricane had killed a certain amount of Douglas fir, which was perfectly suitable for this type of construction. Some of these firs were lying on the ground, and all that was left was to skin them.

A second zinc envelope lined the inside of the box, which had obviously been arranged so that the objects it contained were, in all circumstances, protected from humidity.

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So there could not have been a shock. So the ship had not touched. So he had jumped.

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However, the detonations were increasing and getting significantly closer. It was no longer a confused roll, but a series of separate cannon shots.

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It was obvious that the icefield, the base of the island, was gradually dissolving, that the relatively warmer waters were gnawing at its lower surface.

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But only one tremor occurred, which was more of a backlash at a stroke. She inclined the house towards the lake and separated the walls. Then, the ground regained its stability and immobility.

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"Who the hell can come in such weather!" Sergeant Long thought to himself, methodically removing, one could say "disciplinarily, the heavy bars from the door.

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But, so quickly that they went, the horse and rider could not escape the bites of these dipterous insects, which infested this marshy country.

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We are not asking you for anything, my friend," he said. It is your right to remain silent.
- It is my duty to speak.

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For two hours, Cyrus Smith and his companions were only busy hauling spars on the sand and spilling, then drying the sails...

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With his arms crossed, his eye inflamed, his face angry, his forehead threatening, he came to crash right in front of Lieutenant Hobson. "To both of us!" he cried, to both of us, Mr. Hudson's Bay Company agent.

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So, whoever he is, shipwrecked or exiled on this island, we would be ungrateful if we thought we were free of any gratitude to him. We have a debt, and I hope we will pay it off one day.

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Also, seeing that he could not learn anything about the Tartar invasion, he wrote in his notebook: "Travellers of absolute discretion. In political matters, very hard to relax.

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It was therefore necessary, at all costs, to stop the downward movement to prevent the hovercraft from sinking into the middle of the waves.

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It had therefore been nineteen days since Nab had had any news other than that brought to him by Top, disastrous news: Ayrton disappeared, Harbert seriously injured.

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Her mouth was finely drawn, but it seemed that she had long ago unlearned to smile.

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Was the current interrupted, the electromagnet immediately became demagnetized?

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It was an irregular breeze, whimsical puffs from the coast. They passed by, and the sea drifted immediately after their passage.

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Indeed, says Cyrus Smith, this gulf is a real abyss; but, taking into account the plutonian origin of the island, it is not surprising that the sea floor offers such depressions.

They therefore indulged in their instinct of depredation, destroying, burning, doing evil for evil.

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There, a servant handed him the uncut Times, whose laborious unfolding was carried out by Phileas Fogg with a sure hand that showed a great habit of this difficult operation.

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At that moment, a poor beggar..., wearing a ragged hat with a lamentable feather hanging on it, a wrecked shawl on her rags, approached Mr. Fogg and asked him for alms.

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The pilot... had all the sails of the schooner tightened and the yards brought to the deck. The arrowpoles were overtaken.

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The young naturalist particularly recognized "deodars, very numerous essences in the Himalayan region, which spread a pleasant aroma!

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Look carefully, Nab, and if you find a hollow tooth in that ratelier, I'll let you pull half a dozen out of it!

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Its four wheels, spread eight to nine feet apart at the end of each axle, provide it with a certain balance on bumpy and too often uneven roads.

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Half boots made of ornate leather, and strong enough soles, as if they had been chosen in anticipation of a long journey, were put on his feet, which were small.

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This schooner, dismasted from its foresail mast, ran towards the abyss, dry as a canvas.

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Then, all of a sudden, this mist tore and let see large low clouds, shredded, dislocated, real rags of steam.

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However, the balloon, relieved of heavy objects, such as ammunition, weapons, provisions, had risen in the upper layers of the atmosphere.

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In May, the thaw occurred quickly. The snow that covered the shoreline melted on all sides and formed a thick mud, which made the coast almost unaffordable.

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The settlers worked to repair the disorder caused by the intruders, - disorder and not damage, for if they had upset the furniture in the rooms, at least they hadn't broken anything.

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Three hours later, at low tide, most of the sand, forming the bed of the canal, had been discovered. Only a narrow channel remained between the islet and the coast that would probably be easy to cross.

The volcano, uncrowned, was no longer recognizable. A sort of clean slate finished it and replaced the old crater.

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Already the break-up had occurred in different locations, and some floating ice cubes were moving towards the high seas.

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Two deer, superb to see, had remained on the battlefield. With their skulls down, horns against horns, their hindquarters legs powerfully arched and bent, they were fighting each other.

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The settlers were then at the notch of a small, unimportant creek, which could not even contain two or three fishing boats.

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On his square top head, wide at the front, there was an abundant hair on his head, which escaped in curls.

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However, Alcide Jolivet had made it clear to his colleague that he could not leave Tomsk without having taken some pencil from this triumphant entrance of the Tartar troops.

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A few good shots were taken that day, and the Arctic Circle was watered as if it had been done from the equator, aboard a ship crossing the line for the first time.

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But when it came to sewing, he had no equal. It is well known that sailors have a remarkable aptitude for the job of seamstress.

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The construction of this coral took no less than three weeks, because, in addition to the palisade work, Cyrus Smith raised large hangars made of boards, under which ruminants could take refuge.

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Ayrton then told his whole life story, and it was constant that he knew nothing since the day Captain Grant landed him on the Australian coast.

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Top, whose portion had been very small, would know how to find some new game under the cover of the coppices.

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The conflagration in the village was carried out with extraordinary violence. These houses, built of fir, were burning like resins.

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Moreover, the road went up towards these large clouds, very dense and almost already reached the degree of condensation. Before long, road and vapours would merge, and if, at this moment, the clouds did not resolve into rain, the fog would be such...

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In short, nothing less communicative than this gentleman. He spoke as little as possible, and seemed all the more mysterious because he was silent.

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The whole surrounding area slopes down in long slopes towards a common centre, a broad depression of the ground, which is occupied by the lake.

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Very educated, very practical, "very resourceful to use a word from the French military language, it was a superb temperament.

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It was obvious that the settlers would eventually return to their homes and chase away the intruders, but when and how? that is what they could not have said.

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This steamboat, moreover, was very well equipped, and passengers, depending on their condition or resources, occupied three distinct classes.

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Three hours later, at low tide, most of the sand, forming the bed of the canal, had been discovered. Only a narrow channel remained between the islet and the coast that would probably be easy to cross.

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The volcano, uncrowned, was no longer recognizable. A sort of clean slate finished it and replaced the old crater.

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Already the break-up had occurred in different locations, and some floating ice cubes were moving towards the high seas.

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Two deer, superb to see, had remained on the battlefield. With their skulls down, horns against horns, their hindquarters legs powerfully arched and bent, they were fighting each other.

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The settlers were then at the notch of a small, unimportant creek, which could not even contain two or three fishing boats.

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On his square top head, wide at the front, there was an abundant hair on his head, which escaped in curls.

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However, Alcide Jolivet had made it clear to his colleague that he could not leave Tomsk without having taken some pencil from this triumphant entrance of the Tartar troops.

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A few good shots were taken that day, and the Arctic Circle was watered as if it had been done from the equator, aboard a ship crossing the line for the first time.

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But when it came to sewing, he had no equal. It is well known that sailors have a remarkable aptitude for the job of seamstress.

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The construction of this coral took no less than three weeks, because, in addition to the palisade work, Cyrus Smith raised large hangars made of boards, under which ruminants could take refuge.

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Ayrton then told his whole life story, and it was constant that he knew nothing since the day Captain Grant landed him on the Australian coast.

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Top, whose portion had been very small, would know how to find some new game under the cover of the coppices.

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The conflagration in the village was carried out with extraordinary violence. These houses, built of fir, were burning like resins.

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Moreover, the road went up towards these large clouds, very dense and almost already reached the degree of condensation. Before long, road and vapours would merge, and if, at this moment, the clouds did not resolve into rain, the fog would be such...

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In short, nothing less communicative than this gentleman. He spoke as little as possible, and seemed all the more mysterious because he was silent.

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The whole surrounding area slopes down in long slopes towards a common centre, a broad depression of the ground, which is occupied by the lake.

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Very educated, very practical, "very resourceful to use a word from the French military language, it was a superb temperament.

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It was obvious that the settlers would eventually return to their homes and chase away the intruders, but when and how? that is what they could not have said.

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Nothing has been done that is not an exaggerated hope."

"As long as it's all about destroying, all ambitions are easily combined."

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"It is by dint of spreading the good grain that a seed ends up falling into a fertile furrow. ”

"Hey! What the hell! You have to boil sometimes! God would have put water in our veins and not blood, if he had wanted us always and everywhere imperturbable!"

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"Women never interfere in my novels simply because they would talk all the time and others would have nothing more to say."

"Nothing can surprise an American."

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"In France, we exhibit foreign jokers, and abroad, French jokers!"

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"Allow me to introduce you to my intimate enemy..."

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"Don't get too tartarized! The beautiful role is still for those whose weapons civilize."

"When the buffalo have adopted a direction, nothing could stop or change their march. It is a stream of living flesh that no dam can contain."

"He was an honorable practitioner who healed the sick of all diseases, except the one from which they died."

"We know what the betting world is like in England, a world that is smarter, more challenging than that of the players."

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"Passports are only used to embarrass honest people and encourage the escape of naughty people."

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"In this singular country, where men are certainly not up to the standards of institutions, everything is done "squarely", cities, houses and nonsense."

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"There's nothing illogical about accidents. They have no connection between them, and one cannot, as one would like, take advantage of one to mitigate the other."

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"If French is "all eyes", English is "all ears"."

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"If the annihilation of a race is the last word of colonial progress, the English can boast of having completed their work."

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"War, as we know, was for a long time the safest and fastest vehicle of civilization."

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This steamboat, moreover, was very well equipped, and passengers, depending on their condition or resources, occupied three distinct classes.

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Soon the speed became frightening; more than one neighing sound was heard coming out of the locomotive; the pistons were beating twenty times per second; the wheel axles were smoking in the grease boxes.

As for the knives, they had been taken from the museum of antiquities, flint axes, heaume, masses of weapons, francisques, framées, guisardes, pertuisanes, verdiers, rapiers, etc.

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On the large square, transformed into a camp guarded by many sentinels, two thousand Tartars bivouacked in good order.

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This woman was young, white as a European. His head, neck, shoulders, ears, arms, arms, hands, toes were overloaded with jewellery, necklaces, bracelets, buckles and rings.

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Damn beast that I am! he cried out. Poor Ayrton! He has the right to speak here as much as anyone else!....

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When we take a shepherd by his ideal side, imagination willingly makes him a dreamer and contemplative being; he talks with the planets; he confers with the stars; he reads in the sky.

The settlers were invited to do this work, and the two dams, which, moreover, did not exceed seven to eight feet wide by three feet high, were quickly erected using well-cemented rock sections.

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There were all the parts of a watch that he had carefully dismantled. He took a kind of hollow cylinder, called a cylinder, in which the spring is enclosed, and he removed the steel spiral...

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She was seventeen years old and did not hate angling. This is a strange occupation, however, and one that forces you to fight a trick with a barbel.

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A bundle of bank-notes, amounting to an enormous fifty-five thousand pounds, had been taken from the tablet of the Bank of England's main cashier.

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André Vasling had become friends with the two Norwegian sailors. Aupic was also part of their gang, which generally stood apart, highly disapproving of all new measures.

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A bench at the stern, a second bench in the middle, to maintain the gap, a third bench at the front, a gunwale to support the oar slats, a sculling to steer, completed this boat.

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It was not death but blindness that Michel Strogoff was going to be struck. Loss of sight, perhaps more terrible than the loss of life! The unfortunate man was condemned to be blinded.

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Newspapers are like some watches that have the habit of moving forward, and they had prematurely announced the completion of the line.

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"Praise be to God," replied Harbert, whose pious heart was full of gratitude for the Author of all things.

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The magnificent constellations of this southern sky shone brightly.

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The oscillating trough designed to regulate the passage of the grain, and to which its perpetual ticking has given the name "bulletin board.

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The descent was extremely dangerous, but they did not count with the danger, they were no longer in control of themselves, and an irresistible attraction drew them to this mysterious point, as the magnet attracts iron.

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The space did not offer a single landing point, not a solid surface on which their anchor could bite.

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As long as there was no landfall on this coastline, the one in the south of the island had to be searched for what could not be found on the west coast.