Phrases with "hence"

William Hazlitt I thank you for this profit, and from hence I’ll love no friend, since love breeds such offence. Characters of Shakespeare’s Plays by William Hazlitt [1817]

John Locke The case is not so much different in brutes but that any one may hence see what makes an animal and continues it the same. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke [1690]

William Morris Only thou must not ask us to go hence from this place: for we know naught but the Plain of Abundance, and the edges of the wood, and the Brethren of the House of the Thorn, who are not far hence. The Well At The World’s End by William Morris [1896]

Ford Madox Ford Tietjens, on his feet, knew this fellow very well: a fellow who had been a very bad Society water-colour painter of good family on the mother’s side: hence the cavalry gadgets on his shoulders. No More Parades by Ford Madox Ford [1925]

Nathaniel Hawthorne I go hence trusting that all shall be well, and that even for his infant hands there is a labor in the vineyard. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

And hence also the propaganda for a return to handicraft and household industry. The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen

From hence we entered thickets, and arrived at the foot of some red granite mounds, where our cowra man said there was plenty of water in a rock-hole. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

John Lewis Burckhard From hence we continued N.N.E. in valleys of sandy soil, full of detached rocks. Travels in Arabia by John Lewis Burckhard

E. Phillips Oppenheim There was no one else anxious to get me into their power, hence I associated it at once with you. Peter Ruff and the Double Four by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1912]

Karl Philipp Moritz From hence I went up the Thames to Vauxhall, and as I passed along I saw Lambeth; and the venerable old palace belonging to the archbishops of Canterbury lying on my left. Travels in England in 1782 by Karl Philipp Moritz

Gaston Leroux He must have been surprised at the failure of his demand, hence his application at the Post Office, to learn whether his letter had been delivered to the person to whom it had been addressed. Mystery of the Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux [1907]

Wilkie Collins With that conviction strong within me still, I tell you it is no matter whether I stay here with the sick, or go hence with the strong. The Frozen Deep by Wilkie Collins [1874]

Sir Richard Burton Of these forty thieves there yet remain two others concerning whose case I know naught, so beware of them, but chiefly of the third remaining robber, their captain, who fled hence alive. The Arabian Nights' Entertainments by Sir Richard Burton

If you wish to visit their fort, it would be advisable to send an Indian with a letter from hence and wait his return. Wanderings in South America by Charles Waterton [1825]

This is the explanation of Levana. And hence it has arisen that some people have understood by Levana the tutelary power that controls the education of the nursery. Suspiria de Profundis by Thomas De Quincey [1845]

G. K. Chesterton I understood that he had proved that the destructive principle in the universe was God; hence he insisted on the need for a furious and incessant energy, rending all things in pieces. The Man Who Was Thursday by G. K. Chesterton

G. K. Chesterton If we thought that Nicholas Nickleby would not be written until thirty years hence we should all wait for it eagerly. Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens by G. K. Chesterton [1911]

Rudyard Kipling Five hundred years hence I should have been such a councillor to Kings as the world hath never dreamed of. Puck of Pook’s Hill by Rudyard Kipling [1906]

John Lewis Burckhard The promontory of Djebel Abou Ma bore from Wady Nabk N.N.E ½ E. From hence to Dahab, as the Arabs told me, is about six hours walk along the shore. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Arnold Bennett She worshipped God under the form of respectability, but she did worship God. Like all religious votaries she placed religion above morality; hence her chicane, her inveterate deceit and self-deceit. These Twain by Arnold Bennett [1916]

Frances Hodgson Burnett I am trying to ‘have faith even as a grain of mustard seed’ so that I may say unto my mountain, ‘Remove hence to yonder place and it shall be removed. Robin by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1922]

Robert Louis Stevenson Only believe me, and go hence — believe me, and go away quickly, quickly, for your life!” An appeal to his alarm is never a good plan to rid oneself of a spirited young man. The Pavilion on the Links by Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson And hence it is that money stands in the first rank of considerations and so powerfully affects the choice. Lay Morals by Robert Louis Stevenson

George Borrow Take my advice, spur on the jaco, for you see it is getting late, and it is twelve long leagues from hence to Corcuvion, where you must pass the night; and from thence to Finisterra is no trifle. The Bible in Spain by George Borrow

Nathaniel Hawthorne I go hence in misfortune — perchance in disgrace — to return no more. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

It is interpreted “Answer,” hence our “Echo Point”(?); but others render it, “Hold your tongue. Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo by Richard F. Burton [1876]

H.P. Lovecraft The final reserve at the landing, of course, was nearly out of the whistle’s range; hence would require a special messenger if needed for help. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

John Lewis Burckhard A place on the coast, called Hagol (ﻞﻘﺣ), bore from hence E. b. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Anthony Trollope From hence across to the Canadian side the cataract continues itself in one unabated line. North America by Anthony Trollope

John Locke And hence it is, that in all these sorts the ideas themselves are considered as the archetypes, and things no otherwise regarded, but as they are conformable to them. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke [1690]

Virginia Woolf Hence our loneliness; hence our desolation. The Waves by Virginia Woolf [1931]

George Borrow The view from hence was truly magnificent; before us lay the town, occupying the side and top of a tolerably high hill, extending from east to west. The Bible in Spain by George Borrow

John Galsworthy Years hence I shouldn’t be surprised if I have trouble with her; but I shall be getting old, I shall have children by then. In Chancery by John Galsworthy

John Locke By sensation, perceiving the existence of particular things: hence it also follows: 3. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke [1690]

From hence commences the splendid Broadway, as the fine avenue is called, which runs through the whole city. Domestic Manners of the Americans by Fanny Trollope

H.P. Lovecraft Willett had visited the spot before through sheer curiousity, though of course never entering the house or proclaiming his presence; hence knew exactly the route to take. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

John Lewis Burckhard A Kadhi is sent here yearly from Constantinople. Sermein bears from hence S.E. by E. There are no dependent villages in the territory of Edlip. February 11th. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Victor Hugo The fog presents but a soft obstacle; hence its danger. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

G. K. Chesterton That he took away a tooth from one wealthy Jewish banker; possibly it was stopped with gold, hence the outcry! That he attacked the King his father or supplanted the King his brother. The Return of Don Quixote by G. K. Chesterton [1927]

Tobias Smolle The road from hence to Rocabiliare is in some parts very dangerous, lying along the brink of precipices, impassable to any other carriage but a mule. Travels through France and Italy by Tobias Smolle

All what cannot be used is sent to the surface and dumped; hence the monstrous ‘dirt-heaps’, like hideous grey mountains, which are the characteristic scenery of the coal areas. The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell [1937]

Nathaniel Hawthorne And hence it happens, that shallow and worldly men are among the best critics of their works; a taste for pictorial art is often no more than a polish upon the hard enamel of an artificial character. The Marble Faun by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1860]

Mechanization leads to the decay of taste, the decay of taste leads to the demand for machine-made articles and hence to more mechanization, and so a vicious circle is established. The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell [1937]

George Gissing Ten, twenty years hence you will have to act as careful a part as on the day when you and she first present yourselves in Polterham.” “Oh, in a sense!” cried the other, impatiently. Denzil Quarrier by George Gissing [1891]

William Shakespeare Then do thy office, Muse; I teach thee how To make him seem long hence as he shows now. The Sonnets by William Shakespeare

Jeremy Bentham Every thing which takes place against the will of the party injured, even the slightest touch: hence the mischief of this offence may vary, from the slightest uneasiness to the most painful tortures. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

And hence the universal magnetism of Nature. But man contemplates the universe as an animalcule would an elephant. Zanoni by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1842]

H. Rider Haggard Let us hence south, and see no more of Swanhild, of Gudruda, of Björn and Ospakar. So shall we break the spell. Eric Brighteyes by H. Rider Haggard

The process has to be conscious, or it would not be carried out with sufficient precision, but it also has to be unconscious, or it would bring with it a feeling of falsity and hence of guilt. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

John Locke And hence it follows that moral knowledge is as capable of real certainty as mathematics. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke [1690]

From hence old Jimmy led us a good deal south of east, and we arrived at another exposure of granite rocks in the dense scrubs. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

Jacques Futrelle I was born and received my early education in England, hence my perfect knowledge of that tongue. Elusive Isabel by Jacques Futrelle [1909]

Blanche had declared that Marie-Anne had taken her husband from her, that Martial and Marie-Anne loved each other, hence it must be so, all proofs to the contrary notwithstanding. The Honor of the Name by Émile Gaboriau

It should be remembered that Poe was a famous plagiary-hunter, hence his comments may be discounted. The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction by Dorothy Scarborough

John Lewis Burckhard Having returned from hence to the rotunda in the long street, I followed it along the colonnade (v) and found the greater number of the columns to have Ionic capitals. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

George Gissing A gate, interrupting a high bank with which the road was bordered, gave admission to the head of a great cultivated slope, which fell to the river Exe; hence was suddenly revealed a wide panorama. Born in Exile by George Gissing [1891]

George Gissing And hence arose another trouble. The Unclassed by George Gissing [1883]

But here again they are not given separable character, but are merely group figures, hence do not count. The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction by Dorothy Scarborough

Let them ride hence unhindered, but make each of the lordings give surety with his hand, that their noble knights henceforth forbear all hostile riding hither to your land. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

John Lewis Burckhard From hence we passed between the Tel Shiehhan and Tel Es-Szoub; the ground is here covered with heaps of porous tufa and pumicestone. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Edith Wharton O spare me a little that I may recover my strength, before I go hence and be no more seen. The Gods Arrive by Edith Wharton [1932]

John Lewis Burckhard From hence to the convent is half an hour; in the way is shewn the head of the gol­den calf, which the Israelites worshipped, transmuted into stone. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Tobias Smolle The distance from hence to Gloucester, does not exceed one hundred miles, and the roads are good. The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smolle

Even the liquids you drink, apparently, can be orthodox or heretical; hence the campaigns of Chesterton, ‘Beachcomber’, etc. The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell [1937]

H.P. Lovecraft I must have slept long — hence the hours of my absence. The Shadow Out of Time by H.P. Lovecraft [1935]

William Makepeace Thackeray No, she left red and white, she said (and hence the reader may imagine how the two ladies hated each other) to Madam Brady, whose yellow complexion no plaster could alter. The Memoires of Barry Lyndon by William Makepeace Thackeray [1852]

Theodore Dreiser Aileen imagined that she was the superior woman of the two, the better-looking, the better-dressed, hence the more ensnaring. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

Elizabeth Gaskell This incident, I suppose, will be renewed no more; if I live to be an old woman, I shall remember it thirty years hence as a bright dream. The Life of Charlotte Bronte by Elizabeth Gaskell [1857]

William Dampier The day before we went from hence Mr. Edward Davis, the company’s quartermaster, was made Captain by consent of all the company; for it was his place by succession. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

Anthony Trollope Whether I go hence or remain here it will be proper that some settlement should be made for you. Linda Tressel by Anthony Trollope [1868]

Richard Burton Every Badawi has a right to marry his father’s brother’s daughter before she is given to a stranger; hence “cousin” (Bint Amm) in polite phrase signifies a “wife. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Richard Burton

Rudyard Kipling Let us go hence together without fear. Letters of Marque by Rudyard Kipling [1891]

He demands a new victim, hence a hurried wedding is planned. The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction by Dorothy Scarborough

It was founded by the tribe of Berbers Meknâsab, a fraction of the Zenatah, in the middle of the tenth century, and called Miknasat, hence is derived its present name. Travels in Morocco by James Richardson

No human vocabulary is able to describe immortality of glory or despair, hence it is more effective merely to suggest the thought by allegory or symbolism. The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction by Dorothy Scarborough

Guy de Maupassant Madame Caravan, returning to her own apartments, began to make the necessary preparations for the funeral ceremony, and the defunct was hence left by herself. A Family Affair (En Famille) by Guy de Maupassant [1881]

G. K. Chesterton In short, I was able to extricate him from this police business; hence his hearty if not lucid gratitude. Tales of the Long Bow by G. K. Chesterton [1925]

Union with an armed Loadstone is stronger; hence greater weights are raised; but the coition is not stronger176, but generally weaker. On the Magnet by William Gilber

Not far is it hence in measure of miles that the mere expands, and o’er it the frost-bound forest hanging, sturdily rooted, shadows the wave. Beowulf by translated by Francis Gummere

Jack London I was of value to Raa Kook, hence his royal protection. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

John Lewis Burckhard From hence we proceeded S.W. by S. and at seven hours came to a sandy plain, on the edge of a large sheltered bay. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

These men held recognised positions to which Jonson felt his talents better entitled him; they were hence to him his natural enemies. Ben Jonson by Felix E. Schelling

John Lewis Burckhard The mountains in the neighbourhood are cultivated in some parts by the Beni Ammer. The village of Szaffye in the Ghor bears from hence W. August 5th. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

H.P. Lovecraft It was designed to open in my direction, hence I saw — after drawing the bolt and finding other fastening in place — it was not a favorable one for forcing. The Shadow over Innsmouth by H.P. Lovecraft [1931]

Virginia Woolf She is always referring her impressions to a standard — hence the incisiveness, the depth and the comedy that make those spontaneous statements so illuminating. The Death of the Moth and other essays by Virginia Woolf [1942]

The judge had been compelled to eject her forcibly from his office; hence her fury. The Widow Lerouge by Émile Gaboriau

Know thou that we shall not both of us go hence whole men if I may have my will, and a coward's name will I lay on thy back, if thou darest not to fight. The Story of Grettir the Strong by translated by William Morris and Eiríkr Magnússon [1869]

Francis Bacon Now for our travelling from hence into parts abroad, our lawgiver thought fit altogether to restrain it. The New Atlantis by Francis Bacon

Jeremy Bentham In a rude period of society, the people are not yet broken in to the habit of spontaneously lending their assistance to the laws: hence a third reason. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

Daniel Defoe From hence we went on to Bridport, a pretty large corporation town on the sea-shore, though without a harbour. From London to Land’s End by Daniel Defoe

Nathaniel Hawthorne From hence I tread upon firm pavements into the centre of the town. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

Maxim Gorky Leo Nikolaevich said: “Now that comes from a learned book; you must have read something on astronomy; hence the nightmare. Reminiscences of Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy by Maxim Gorky

Daniel Defoe From hence ’tis evident to me, that when once we are hardened in crime, no fear can affect us, no example give us any warning. The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe [1683]

Charles Kingsley And now, ladies and gentlemen, take from hence a lesson. Thoughts in a Gravel-Pit by Charles Kingsley

H.P. Lovecraft As I ceased poring over this incredible document I saw that the light of my torch was beginning to fail, hence quickly inserted the extra battery I always had with me. The Shadow Out of Time by H.P. Lovecraft [1935]

Algernon Blackwood And hence came, of course, the sensation of pressure accumulating everywhere in the valley. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

And hence it is that this masterpiece of ballad minstrelsy is, as has been said, so confounding to the “pigeon-holing” mind. Coleridge by H. D. Traill [1884]

H.P. Lovecraft The Nathaniel Derby Pickman Foundation, aided by a few special contributions, financed the expedition; hence our preparations were extremely thorough, despite the absence of great publicity. At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft [1931]

You are a much fitter inmate for your present abode than your last, and from hence there is no danger of your escaping. Melmoth the Wanderer by Charles Maturin [1820]

Mark Twain It’s a word that’s made up out’n the Greek ORGO, outside, open, abroad; and the Hebrew JEESUM, to plant, cover up; hence inTER. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

H. Rider Haggard The white devils shall go hence empty-handed. King Solomon’s Mines by H. Rider Haggard

William Dampier The 27th day in the morning we sailed from hence with the land-wind at north by west. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

Robert Louis Stevenson And hence Whitman’s own formula: “The poet is individual — he is complete in himself: the others are as good as he; only he sees it, and they do not. Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson

And fifty years hence those grandsons will be making similar complaint of the pace of the times, and will look back to the quiet, leisurely days of the nineteen-thirties. London in My Time by Thomas Burke

And hence it occurred that many disputes, as about the unities, etc. Oxford by Thomas De Quincey [1835]

William Makepeace Thackeray Artists cannot be advertised like Macassar oil or blacking, and they want it to the full as much; hence endless ingenuity must be practised in order to keep the popular attention awake. Mens Wives by William Makepeace Thackeray [1843]

John Lewis Burckhard From hence a hilly chain extends north-eastwards. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

H.P. Lovecraft I had thoroughly searched the ruin before, hence knew my plan well; choosing as the seat of my vigil the old room of Jan Martense, whose murder looms so great in the rural legends. The Lurking Fear by H.P. Lovecraft [1922]

David Hume Hence the ideas of property become necessary in all civil society: Hence justice derives its usefulness to the public: And hence alone arises its merit and moral obligation. An Enquiry into the Principles of Morals by David Hume

The natural had become familiar to monotony, hence men craved the supernatural. The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction by Dorothy Scarborough

Everyone was much interested, and said the usual good-natured, rather silly, civil things; hence Blanche was glad Bill Donnington had breakfasted early, and so was not there. From Out the Vasty Deep by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1920]

William Dampier The 13th day we sailed from hence towards the King’s Islands. We were now six sail, two men-of-war, two tenders, a fire-ship, and the prize. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

George Gissing Emma had never been demonstrative, had never sought to show him all that was in her heart; hence he rated her devotion lightly. Demos by George Gissing [1886]

William Dampier At night, when the land-wind came off, we sailed from hence towards Lobos. The 10th day in the evening we saw a sail bearing north-west by north as far as we could well discern her on our deck. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman The cousin was painfully conscientious, hence the letter. The Wind in the Rose-bush by Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman [1903]

Mark Twain But woe is me! some two and forty years agone the good count rode hence to fight for Holy Cross, and many a year hath flown since word or token have we had of him. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

William Morris But nevertheless, they beat the sergeants of Amis, and cast him down from the cart whereon they were bearing him, and said: “Flee hence speedily if ye would not lose your lives. Old French Romances by William Morris [1896]

William Dampier I had no opportunity at this place to make any escape as I would have done and gone over hence to Sumatra, could I have kept a boat to me. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

Walter Scott But my bands have been broken! I go hence humble in mine ignorance, penitent — and not hopeless. The Talisman by Walter Scott [1825]

George Meredith Swing me hence to do thee service, Be thy succour, prove thy shield; Heaven will hear!—in house thy handmaid, Squire upon the battlefield. Ballads and Poems of Tragic Life by George Meredith [1887]

Jacques Futrelle There is one individual in this affair with whom I should like to reckon, hence the personal equation enters very largely into the case. Elusive Isabel by Jacques Futrelle [1909]

Sinclair Lewis Willis had been playing pumpum-pullaway all afternoon, hence was hungry, and desirous of winning favor with his mother by his nice attitude toward our dumb friends. The Cat of the Stars by Sinclair Lewis

Anthony Trollope Three hundred years hence the girl and the man will stand together on their own merits. Marion Fay by Anthony Trollope [1882]

Now get you hence to your prayers, and leave me to mine. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

Anatole France After supper we’ll have a game of cards, and at daybreak we’ll go hence to cut one another’s throats. At the Sign of the Reine Pédauque by Anatole France

Mark Twain We shall go hence to Gibraltar this evening or in the morning, and doubtless the Quaker City will sail from that port within the next forty-eight hours. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

Robert Burns That reverend person was an Auld Light professor, and his ordination incensed all the New Lights, hence the bitter levity of the poem. The Poetical Works of Robert Burns by Robert Burns

The foot of this bird is very small in proportion, but the back part of the leg bears no resemblance to that of the larger tinamou; hence one might conclude that it sleeps upon the ground. Wanderings in South America by Charles Waterton [1825]

Arthur Machen A flower, a piece of gold, no doubt approach their archetypes — what they were meant to be — much more nearly than man does; hence their appeal is purer than the speech or the reasoning of men. The Secret Glory by Arthur Machen

George Meredith His arrangements had always been perfect; hence the deduction was a denunciation of some one particular person. Vittoria by George Meredith [1867]

To knights and ladies who should go hence with him was given whatso they would, so that they wanted naught. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

White eggs demand protection, hence the artfulness of the swamp pheasant. Last Leaves from Dunk Island by E. J. Banfield

Watkin Tench A ship from hence is ready to sail with an increase of force, besides many convicts for the purpose of sawing up timber, and turning the flax-plant to advantage. A Narrative of the The Expedition to Botany Bay by Watkin Tench [1788]

From hence I determined to reach the South Australian Telegraph Line upon a new route, and to follow the Ferdinand, which runs to the south. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

These crises have a tendency to occur at certain periods, which are hence called critical days. Fathers of Biology by Charles McRae [1890]

H.P. Lovecraft Like nearly everyone else in the town, he had had black suspicions of his own anent Joseph Curwen; hence it needed only this confirmation and enlargement of data to convince him absolutely. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

John Locke And hence perhaps may be given some reason of that common observation — that men who have a great deal of wit, and prompt memories, have not always the clearest judgment or deepest reason. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke [1690]

Mark Twain The building was begun a little less than five hundred years ago, and the third generation hence will not see it completed. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

The girth had not been tightened, and had slipped round; hence his fall. Burmese Days by George Orwell

Robert Louis Stevenson The mail was very late this time; hence the paltryness of this note. Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson

H.P. Lovecraft Great range fairly solid, hence can’t get any glimpses beyond. At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft [1931]

John Lewis Burckhard Its course from hence is S.W. by S. At seven hours, we descended from the mountain into Wady Ambigo (آمبقُو). Travels in Nubia by John Lewis Burckhard

William Makepeace Thackeray I, for my part, can bear, without wincing, both ill luck and wine; hence my advantage over him was considerable in our bouts, and I won enough money from him to make my position tenable. The Memoires of Barry Lyndon by William Makepeace Thackeray [1852]

H.P. Lovecraft No such structure came to our minds as we recalled our flight, hence we concluded that its upper parts had been greatly damaged, or that it had been totally shattered in an ice rift we had noticed. At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft [1931]

William Dampier And hence they are lousy too and strong scented, though they do not daub themselves at all or but very little; or even by reason of their skins they smell strong. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

F. Scott Fitzgerald A little while hence No regret Will stir for a remembered kiss — Not even silence, When we’ve met, Will give old ghosts a waste to roam, Or stir the surface of the sea . This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Rudyard Kipling But now go hence quickly with thy friends. The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling [1894]

George Meredith He lay there, weak and tongue-tied: hence those two bright volumes of his condition of weakness. Celt and Saxon by George Meredith [1910]

Henry Handel Richardson Mr. Bolliver never knew him; hence could not engage him. Australia Felix by Henry Handel Richardson

Dire auguries from hence the Trojans draw; Till neither fires nor shining shores they saw. The Aeneid by translated by John Dryden

Daniel Defoe From hence to the captivity, we find the Devil busy with the kings of Judah; especially the best of them. The History of the Devil by Daniel Defoe

Lady Blemley’s house-party was not bounded on the north by the Bristol Channel, hence there was a full gathering of her guests round the tea-table on this particular afternoon. The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki

John Lewis Burckhard Noweyba, where we had first reached the shore, bore from hence S.S.W. We rested for the night in a pasturing place near the mountain, on the south side of the promontory. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Henry James Lord Deepmere, if you please! He has gone back to his dear Dublin; but a few months hence I am to name any evening and he will come over from Ireland, on purpose. The American by Henry James [1877]

The only proper name is Mwánza Nzádi, the River Nzadi: hence Zaire, Zaïre, Zahir, Zaira the “flumen Congo olim Zaida” (C. Barlé)— all corruptions more or less common. Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo by Richard F. Burton [1876]

Thomas Love Peacock You pass not hence without clink of brass, or I’ll knock your musical noddles together till they ring like a pair of cymbals. Maid Marian by Thomas Love Peacock

John Lewis Burckhard The high insulated mountain behind which Ghaza is situated, bore from hence N. by W. distant three long days journey. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Nathaniel Hawthorne But, if I choose the former, what then?” demanded Edward. “Nay, nothing: only you or I might not have gone hence alive,” replied the stranger. Fanshawe by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1826]

Nor would move from her arms away: but only Hopping round her, about her, hence or hither, Piped his colloquy, piped to none beside her. Poems and Fragments by Catullus

Adonis probably originally Eniautos Daimon. Principle of Life in general, hence lack of fixity in date. From Ritual to Romance by Jessie L. Weston [1920]

Anthony Trollope And hence arose the feeling that of all, this went the nearest to create discord between the father and the daughters. Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope [1871]

The dancing girls are of two orders of infamy — those who serve in the temples, and are hence called Devo Dasi, slaves of the gods, and the Nautch girls, who dance in a secular sort for hire. ’On with the Dance!’ by Ambrose Bierce

John Locke And hence it is that in disputes and reasonings concerning eternity, or any other infinite, we are very apt to blunder, and involve ourselves in manifest absurdities. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke [1690]

Jeremy Bentham In a rude age, the moral sanction has less force than in a civilized one: hence another reason for adding something to the magnitude of the punishment provided by the political sanction. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

Thus the noble knight rode hence in hunter’s garb. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

H. Rider Haggard I too long to see that bright head of hers dull with the dust of death, or, at the least, those proud eyes weeping tears of shame as the man she hates leads her hence as a bride. Eric Brighteyes by H. Rider Haggard

Karl Philipp Moritz From hence I came through some villages to a small town of the name of Bakewell. The whole country in this part is hilly and romantic. Travels in England in 1782 by Karl Philipp Moritz

Radclyffe Hall As a matter of fact it was anything but humble, hence the bars half-way up its unostentatious window. The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall

William Shakespeare Your name from hence immortal life shall have, Though I, once gone, to all the world must die: The earth can yield me but a common grave, When you entombed in men’s eyes shall lie. The Sonnets by William Shakespeare

H.P. Lovecraft Dwight had begun at the bottom; hence since the picture was a three-quarter-length one, the face did not come out for some time. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

And hence might arise the small dowry of Mrs. Pope, notwithstanding the family estate in Yorkshire had centred in her person. Pope by Thomas De Quincey

Philippo Pigafetta of Vicenza,1 translated Zaïre by “so, cioè Sapio in Latino;” hence Sandoval2 made it signify “Rio de intendimiento,” of understanding. Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo by Richard F. Burton [1876]

He was dead: hence my unavailing search in the Merceria. He was dead. The Story of Salome by Amelia B. Edwards

I called this the Weld Pass. From hence we had a good view of the country farther east. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

Francis Bacon For hence it hath come, that in arts mechanical the first deviser comes shortest, and time addeth and perfecteth; but in sciences the first author goeth furthest, and time leeseth and corrupteth. The Advancement of Learning by Francis Bacon [1605]

Henry Fielding And hence ensues a meager aspect and thin habit of body, as surely as from what is called a consumption. Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon by Henry Fielding

The murderous bird then perched upon a palm-tree, whose branches, before erect, have ever drooped, and croaked the truth into Adam’s ear: hence it has ever been of evil augury to mankind. The Land of Midian by Richard F. Burton [1879]

From hence then it is manifest, that the contemplation of the loss of good things will afflict us in as great a measure as either the firm hope or present enjoyment of them delights us. Essays and Miscellanies by Plutarch

From hence you proceed, in a south-west direction, through a long swampy savanna. Wanderings in South America by Charles Waterton [1825]

But ’tis a false, destructive blaze Within those eyes I see; Turn hence their fascinating gaze; I will not follow thee. Selections from Poems by Acton Bell by Anne Brontë [1846]

He hence inferred as to the diamond a great degree of combustibility;—a conjecture which the experiments of modern chemistry have shown to be true. Life of Sir Isaac Newton by N. W. Chittenden [1846]

Walter Scott If I were to let thee go hence at large, I were thereby wronging the Holy Church, and breaking mine own solemn vow. The Monastery by Walter Scott [1820]

Daniel Defoe From hence directing my course to the seaside in pursuit of my first design — viz. From London to Land’s End by Daniel Defoe

Thomas Paine And hence it is easy to sum up the value, or cost, rather, of the whole British navy, which, in the year 1757, when it was at its greatest glory, consisted of the following ships and guns. Common Sense by Thomas Paine [1776]

William Morris Wilt thou come with me, young master, or abide thy men here?” Walter said lightly: “I will rest and abide them here; since I cannot fail to see them hence as they go on their ways to thine house. The Wood Beyond the World by William Morris [1894]

Thomas Hobbes From hence there ariseth a triple word of God, rational, sensible, and prophetic; to which correspondeth a triple hearing: right reason, sense supernatural, and faith. Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes

Anthony Trollope However, I was to ride from hence to a spot on the banks of Jordan, which I should reach in an hour, and at which I would wash; so I clothed myself, and prepared for my departure. Tales of all countries by Anthony Trollope

It is my desire to offer you a warm welcome to the East, hence this reception in mid-ocean. The Beautiful White Devil by Guy Boothby [1897]

F. Scott Fitzgerald They sat not before a motion picture with consecutive reels, but at a musty old-fashioned travelogue with all values stark and hence all implications confused. The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald [1922]

Anna Katherine Green Judge Ostrander knows this, and you know that he knows this; hence your distress. Dark Hollow by Anna Katherine Green

At present a tramp is an expense to the rates, and the object of each workhouse is therefore to push him on to the next; hence the rule that he can stay only one night. Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell

Thomas Carlyle They are Adam’s children, — alas yes, I well remember that, and never shall forget it; hence this rage and sorrow. Latter-Day Pamphlets by Thomas Carlyle

Isabella Bird They say that when our Lord was born His mother in token of reverence took a cloth and covered her mouth, hence their habit. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella Bird [1891]

Theodore Dreiser Naturally, they were long on that and hence in a ticklish position. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser

And hence it might be rash to predict that Sterne’s days will be as long in the land of literary memory as the two great writers aforesaid. Sterne by H. D. Traill [1882]

Anthony Trollope From hence I was able to make myself frequent both in Cornhill and Piccadilly, and to live, when the opportunity came, among men of my own pursuit. An Autobiography by Anthony Trollope [1883]

E. T. A. Hoffmann At any rate the king laughed heartily, and swore that Boileau Despreux had found his master; hence De Scudéri’s poem was popularly adjudged to be the wittiest that ever was written. Mademoiselle De Scudéri by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Jack London The document was certainly important enough to find its way to Rome. Powerful influences must have been brought to bear, hence its suppression. The Iron Heel by Jack London [1908]

To brush away the flies that beset their eyes is impious; hence opthalmia and various kinds of blindness. A Thousand Miles up the Nile by Amelia B. Edwards [1877]

Modern ghosts have both motions and emotions like men, hence mortals are coming to regard them more sympathetically, to have more of a fellow-feeling for them. The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction by Dorothy Scarborough