Phrases with "same"

He whom a scratch has disorganized, he who disappears from apparent life under the influence of the hostile agency at work around us, had the same powers as I— I also am subject to the same laws. The Last Man by Mary Shelley

All the following day the same scene continued. The Last Man by Mary Shelley

Gertrude Stein Her father and mother came from and lived in Newbury-port, Massachusetts. Edwin Dodge’s people came from the same town and this was a strong bond of union. The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein [1933]

The same year he went to Switzerland, and while there wrote Dombey and Son, which was published in 1848, and was immediately followed by his masterpiece, David Copperfield (1849–50). A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John W. Cousin [1910]

Margaret Oliphan If it is the most virtuous thing in the world for a man to desire to marry, to found a family, to be the father of children, it should be no shameful thing for a woman to own the same desire. The Sisters Brontë by Margaret Oliphan

John Galsworthy I felt the same walking down Piccadilly after the war as I did as a youngster back from India. One just had the feeling of having got there at last. Maid in Waiting by John Galsworthy

Not for the first time from the same cause. Our First Term at Oxford by Ellen Wood [1873]

In Paris, he is not the same as in a provincial town; in the provinces, not the same as in rural surroundings. Balzac by Frederick Lawton

Andrew Lang Two servants, in the next two months, saw the same figure, alike in dress at least, in other rooms both by daylight and candle light. The Book of Dreams and Ghosts by Andrew Lang

I wheeled round to find myself face to face with Nikola. He was dressed in frock coat and top hat, but was otherwise the same as ever. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

Robert Louis Stevenson We visited two of them, Mr. Schram’s and Mr. M’Eckron’s, sharing the same glen. The Silverado Squatters by Robert Louis Stevenson

She ran away and was married the same morning at St. Helen’s church in Worcester, in which parish Bird had been staying. Robert Ashton’s Wedding-day by Ellen Wood [1870]

She still spoke with the same air of embarrassment. Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1862]

Charles Kingsley Frank mortgaged a farm; Will Cary did the same (having some land of his own from his mother). Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley

Arthur Conan Doyle Now touching this same battle of Falkirk, I pray you for one instant to give it your attention. Sir Nigel by Arthur Conan Doyle [1906]

Rudyard Kipling Our line is injured innocence, of course — same as when the Sergeant reported us on suspicion of smoking in the bunkers. Stalky & Co. by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

D. H. Lawrence It was a cushion-cover with the same design. Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence

Rudyard Kipling The artillery passed on with the same inhuman speed and silence as the Line; and the Cavalry’s shattering trumpets closed it all. France at War by Rudyard Kipling [1915]

Edith Wharton He kept the same attitude while she proceeded to unfold her case, listening to her with the air of sober concentration that his frivolous face took on at any serious demand on his attention. The Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton [1913]

G. K. Chesterton And I understand that, upon reflection, ye tak the same view. The Paradoxes of Mr. Pond by G. K. Chesterton [1936]

Mark Twain The same thing had occurred the evening before, at the hotel. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

The precise line of demarcation is not the same as it was in the early barbarian scheme, but the broad distinction has not fallen into disuse. The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen

D. H. Lawrence And he knew it was the same with most men. Kangaroo by D. H. Lawrence

The confusion immediately became general — the deroute was complete: Damietta itself was abandoned, and the same night the victorious Crusaders fixed their head-quarters in that city. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay [1852]

The same peculiarity characterized every countenance in the Bardy family—namely the lofty forehead and marked brows, and the large deep-blue eyes, shaded by their heavy dark lashes. Thirteen at Table by Mór Jókai

Jack London Then labor has received in wages, during the same period, two billion dollars. The Iron Heel by Jack London [1908]

The same God who protected him through the last visit, will protect him through this. East Lynne by Ellen Wood [1861]

Walter Scott Beside the beads was placed the mitre of the Abbot, of an antique form, and blazing with precious stones, and the rich and highly-embossed crosier rested against the same table. The Monastery by Walter Scott [1820]

Wilkie Collins The furious impatience in her eyes, the frenzied strength of her grasp on my arm, would have led most other men to form the same conclusion. The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins [1886]

The same change may be seen in the Latin ‘piscis,’ which in English is ‘fish,’ and the Greek ‘[pi upsilon rho]’ which in English is ‘fire. A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille [1888]

Andrew Lang The world, since their day, has but followed in the same round, which only seems new: has only made the same experiments, and failed with the same failure, but less gallantly and less gloriously. Adventures Among Books by Andrew Lang

And presently he reappeared, with a nod to the Assistant Commissioner, who passing through the same door left open for him, found himself with the great personage in a large room. The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad [1907]

E. Phillips Oppenheim I once knew about the same time a friend who had won three thousand pounds in one of those sweeps and another who had made a bad debt in his business of about the same amount. The Strange Boarders of Palace Crescent by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1934]

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu In the motive of this reserve, which harmonised with his character, may have mingled a suspicion that his interest and hers might not, in this crisis, have required quite the same treatment. The Tenants of Malory by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu [1867]

The luxurious and unbounded excesses of the former night were renewed, and they separated not till the Bell rang for Matins. The same pleasures were frequently repeated. The Monk by Matthew Lewis [1796]

Jonathan Swif I was telling my Lord Angelsea this at Court this morning; and a gentleman by said he had heard my Lord Peterborow affirm the same thing. The Journal to Stella by Jonathan Swif

George Meredith She did the same for Agostino and Rocco, who were not demonstrative. Vittoria by George Meredith [1867]

Upon the very same evening the stock fell to six hundred and forty, and on the morrow to five hundred and forty. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay [1852]

Anthony Trollope His ideas about money were not the same as yours or papa’s. The Prime Minister by Anthony Trollope

John Galsworthy He heard his wife reply: “Human nature is not the same in England as anywhere else. To Let by John Galsworthy

Still to some extent I’ll have to go over the same ground again and so, if you don’t mind, I’ll go on to take you one by one. The Silent Dead by Arthur Gask [1950]

Charles Dickens I made the same speed down the street and when I came to the corner of Howard Street I saw that she had turned it and was there plain before me going towards the west. Mrs. Lirriper’s Lodgings by Charles Dickens [1863]

Ralph Waldo Emerson All his thoughts breathed the same generosity. English Traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson [1856]

Tobias Smolle The same mean disingenuity is universal all over France, as I have been informed by several persons of veracity. Travels through France and Italy by Tobias Smolle

Charles Kingsley We should not see their intellects stunted by Procrustean attempts to teach them all the same accomplishments, to the neglect, most often, of any sound practical training of their faculties. Science by Charles Kingsley

Charles Dickens Resuming his boisterous manner with the same ease with which he had thrown it off, Quilp was in an instant the same uproarious, reckless little savage he had been a few seconds before. The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens [1840]

Having refreshed myself, I went the same evening to the quay to inquire what ships were in the river, whither bound, and when they would depart. Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins by Robert Paltock [1751]

Elizabeth Gaskell It was the same with her wishes; they met their fulfilment, from the extreme and delicate art with which she insinuated them into her husband’s mind, as his own. The Doom of the Griffiths by Elizabeth Gaskell [1858]

Sigmund Freud The same must also have been true of your brother; for your father said: “I refuse to let my two children go to their destruction . Fragment of an Analysis of a Case of Hysteria by Sigmund Freud [1905]

The same compliment to my lady R——. Letters from Turkey by Mary Wortley Montagu [1725]

Anthony Trollope And it was the same with her beauty. Mr. Scarborough's Family by Anthony Trollope [1883]

Arthur Conan Doyle But I might have done the same myself had the position been reversed. The Nightmare Room by Arthur Conan Doyle

Anthony Trollope It is needless to say that it is a frock; needless to say that it is a long frock — long as those usually worn by younger infants, and apparently made so for the same purpose. The Three Clerks by Anthony Trollope

Nathaniel Hawthorne The same ray likewise glimmered among the gloomy meditations that encompassed Miriam, and lit up the pale, dark beauty of her face, while it responded pleasantly to Donatello’s glance. The Marble Faun by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1860]

I have felt exactly the same thing when stalking a wild animal; the same agonized desire to get within range, the same dreamlike certainty that it is impossible. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell [1938]

H. G. Wells Instead of being about four inches taller, I felt at least the same size as he, and very much slenderer. Tono Bungay by H. G. Wells [1909]

Anthony Trollope The message was conveyed by Miss Macnulty to the servant, and the same servant opened the front door for Frank before he delivered it. The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope

Arthur Conan Doyle He glanced at me, and then without a word he turned and walked slowly through the forest, I keeping always about the same distance behind him. The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle [1896]

Arnold Bennett She had given him regular news of George, who was now at about the same stage of convalescence as him sell, but she scarcely mentioned the mother, and he had not dared to inquire. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

Elizabeth Gaskell He had thought it changed when he had first seen her, but it was now almost the same to him as of yore. A Dark Night’s Work by Elizabeth Gaskell [1864]

Wilkie Collins There she lay, in the same apathy; with the same wan look on her face, and the same intermittent trembling of her hands. Jezebel’s Daughter by Wilkie Collins [1880]

Maria Edgeworth His meeting with Lady Cecilia was, of course, just the same as ever. Helen by Maria Edgeworth

It may therefore be taken for granted that these at Esneh were erected for the same purposes. A Thousand Miles up the Nile by Amelia B. Edwards [1877]

Anthony Trollope He was the same as a brother to both of us; and I can only say, that loving him like a brother, I endeavoured to do the best for him that I could. The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope [1870]

G. K. Chesterton The same reason had once detained him on the top of the library shelf. The Return of Don Quixote by G. K. Chesterton [1927]

It is thus both energetic and inert; and the same is true (if you vary the associates properly) of every other piece of experience. Essays in Radical Empiricism by William James

William Henry Bragg It is satisfactory to find that the method which I employed in the earlier measurements gave nearly the same results, for this shows that the quicker method is trustworthy. Studies in Radioactivity by William Henry Bragg [1912]

Wilkie Collins On every birthday of Isaac’s since she had written down the particulars of his dream from his own lips, she had been accustomed to read that same paper, and ponder over it in private. The Queen of Hearts by Wilkie Collins [1859]

William Morris Amidst all these gardens and houses it was of course impossible to trace the sites of the old streets: but it seemed to me that the main roadways were the same as of old. News from Nowhere by William Morris [1890]

Statements have been made to the effect that males and females are permitted to occupy the same quarters, to the incalculable detriment of public morality. The Fourth Estate by Ambrose Bierce

George Meredith They were passing the river at Casalmaggiore. I went, of course, for the same purpose, somewhere else. Correspondence from the seat of War in Italy by George Meredith [1866]

Charles Dickens They travel about on the same errands, say and do the same things in exactly the same manner, and follow in the same dull cheerless round. American Notes for General Circulation by Charles Dickens [1842]

At last we came upon the horse, calmly feeding beside the same small creek which we had crossed and recrossed that morning some miles lower down. The Race of Life by Guy Boothby [1906]

Abraham Merri They all wore much the same kind of garment, a smock that came down to their knees and which left the right breast bare. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

Henry Adams Adams never learned to talk German well, but the same might be said of his English, if he could believe Englishmen. He learned not to annoy himself on this account. The Education of Henry Adams by Henry Adams [1907]

Liquor seemed running from morning to night, as if there were creeks of it; all the same there was very little drunkenness and quarrelling. Robbery Under Arms by Rolf Boldrewood

Willa Cather Charley and Gus were likely to want the same thing, and to quarrel about it. The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather [1915]

I seemed to be lying in the same place, with the same dull glare of firelight far off, and the same close stupefying smell. No-Man’s-Land by John Buchan [1899]

The same performance was gone through as before. The Judgment of Larose by Arthur Gask [1934]

E. Phillips Oppenheim The same almost ghostlike stillness continued, orders were passed backward and forward in whispers. Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1898]

Baldwin Spencer The men bend forwards, each of them with his hands between his legs, the woman does the same because the spirit must not, on any account, see their private parts. Native tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Willa Cather It was the same way with most of the fellows in his battalion, he had found; they were terribly afraid of being disliked. One of Ours by Willa Cather [1922]

Sinclair Lewis But where the heck is Slovaria?” “You tellum, Terry,” said Bessie Tait. “Terry is a wonder at jography, same as I always was. Let’s Play King by Sinclair Lewis

Edith Wharton How he loved her, how he loved her — and how he knew how to tell her so! She was not sure of possessing the same aptitude. Tales of Men and Ghosts by Edith Wharton [1910]

There were three sheets, all covered with writing — one in English, another in French, and a third in German. It was the same message, written in these three different languages. A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille [1888]

G. K. Chesterton What you mean is this: that you learnt about all your saints and angels at the same time as you learnt about common morality, from the same people, in the same way. The Ball and the Cross by G. K. Chesterton [1909]

Samuel Johnson He had not been idle though he had been silent, for he exhibited another tragedy the same year on the story of Humphry, Duke of Gloucester. This tragedy is only remembered by its title. Lives of the Poets by Samuel Johnson

He also caught the odour of a very respectable cigar, which the soft west wind blew towards him through the same opening. Wyllard's Weird by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1885]

Had I come out underneath, doubtless my so-called friends would have behaved in exactly the same way to my antagonist. The Race of Life by Guy Boothby [1906]

Another little girl — or perhaps the same little girl — wrote to him in Cordova, “I hope Poste-Restante is a nice place, and that you are very comfortable. Notes on Life and Letters by Joseph Conrad [1921]

From the description given me, the enquirer was the same one as before. The Silent Dead by Arthur Gask [1950]

The same love of flowers distinguishes them now as in the time of Cortes; the same which Humboldt remarked centuries afterwards. Life in Mexico by Frances Calderon de la Barca [1843]

Olaf Stapledon The same disastrous decay took place in agriculture. Darkness and the Light by Olaf Stapledon

Thomas Hardy The sea was near at hand, but not intrusive; it murmured, and he thought it was the pines; the pines murmured in precisely the same tones, and he thought they were the sea. Tess of the d’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

Henry David Thoreau The squirrel tribe tried the same and succeeded. Walden by Henry David Thoreau

This Gonzalo was the same who had so kindly provided Prospero formerly with books and provisions, when his wicked brother left him, as he thought, to perish in an open boat in the sea. Tales from Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb

Helen Zimmern The home she now entered, the social and domestic duties she now undertook, continued the same for life. Maria Edgeworth by Helen Zimmern

James Hogg I believe no person, man or woman, will ever peruse it with the same attention that I have done, and yet I confess that I do not comprehend the writer’s drift. The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner by James Hogg [1824]

Anthony Trollope The same falsehoods are acted. Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope

Arthur Conan Doyle The same fear gripped at each of their hearts, and the same impulse kept each of them silent. The Tragedy of the Korosko by Arthur Conan Doyle [1898]

Ralph Waldo Emerson The same weakness and want, on a higher plane, occurs daily in the education of ardent young men and women. Representative Men by Ralph Waldo Emerson [1850]

Rudyard Kipling Then he wrung his hands and said, “To whom much has been given, from the same much shall be required. Limits and Renewals by Rudyard Kipling [1932]

Charles Kingsley The same will be the fruits of a real understanding of the medieval religion. The Poetry of Sacred and Legendary Art by Charles Kingsley

Wilkie Collins I knocked once more — with the same result. Poor Miss Finch by Wilkie Collins [1872]

Sinclair Lewis Don’t be too hard on Bunny Nimrock, try and get her a pension, she is OK, likes checkers and cats same as I do. Gideon Planish by Sinclair Lewis

For instance, the Scrutator, Sporting Bluff, and The Damsels’ Own Paper all pitched on Khartoum for the same week. Beasts and Super-Beasts by Saki

I had the same fear of death which she had. A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille [1888]

Anthony Trollope At Washington I begged the keeper of my lodgings to let me have a paper regularly — one American newspaper being much the same to me as another — and my host supplied me daily with four. North America by Anthony Trollope

Gertrude Stein It is not the same that which is not sad with that which is repeated. Geography and Plays by Gertrude Stein

Andrew Lang The same thing happened to the third rogue, so that they were now all three without wives. The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

D. H. Lawrence These royal, rounded clouds had sailed all day along the same route, from the harbour of the south to the wastes in the northern sky, following the swift wild geese. The White Peacock by D. H. Lawrence

Robert Louis Stevenson The lecture room of a scholastic doctor was sometimes under the same roof with establishments of a very different and peculiarly unedifying order. Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson

She could never feel that same love again; it was over and done with for ever; but there was surely no reason why she should sacrifice all her future to its remembrance. Anne by Ellen Wood [1876]

Anthony Trollope It has been so throughout the contest; and the same argument has been held by soldiers and by non-soldiers — by women and by men. North America by Anthony Trollope

Bram Stoker My fear was justified when I saw the same cart which had passed before coming down the road, having on it some great wooden boxes. Dracula by Bram Stoker [1897]

Andrew Lang He split the second bulrush as an experiment and just the same thing happened. The Crimson Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Hawthorne lived in Boston at such a boarding-place as Doctor Holmes describes in the “Autocrat of the Breakfast Table,” and for all we know it may have been the same one. The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns [1906]

Maria Edgeworth The same reasons which convinced me I ought not to nurse my own child, determined me, à plus forte raison, not to undertake its education. Belinda. by Maria Edgeworth

Jack London It is not given us to know how some animals know laughter, and know when they are being laughed at; but it was this same way that White Fang knew it. White Fang by Jack London [1906]

Robert Louis Stevenson The same principle of growth that carried his first book beyond the books of previous writers, carries his last book beyond his first. Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson

Arthur Machen But again it was a summer day, and a woman, perhaps the same nurse, held her in her arms, and went through the wood. Holy Terrors by Arthur Machen

Charles Dickens Then I did the same for Herbert (who modestly said he had not my administrative genius), and felt that I had brought his affairs into a focus for him. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens [1860]

The same wordes writeth Ptholomé, Rede in his Almagest, and tak it there. Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales for the Modern Reader by prepared & edited by Arthur Burrell MA

Virginia Woolf If they were properly educated I don’t see why they shouldn’t be much the same as men — as satisfactory I mean; though, of course, very different. The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf [1915]

That same day Lord Lodore requested Cornelia to call with him on a Polish lady of rank, with whom he had formerly been acquainted, to whom he was under obligations. Lodore by Mary Shelley

They had the same love of nature, and the same indifference to books, and the same careless scorn of all the state and ceremony of life. Vixen by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

Jeremy Bentham The same may happen with respect to religion, as with respect to every thing that concerns the temporal interests of society. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

I felt the same after my first Christmas-tree. Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley [1889]

Wilkie Collins You remind me of her a little; you both have the same carriage of the head. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

Anthony Trollope There was much about her in which she was like her cousin, as though the blood they had in common between them had given to both the same proportions and the same comeliness. The Belton Estate by Anthony Trollope

Andrew Lang The same things happened again as had happened before, but Dorani sang better than ever. The Olive Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The same shaft flying with the wind pierces deep, which against it can hardly find strength to stick upright. Sterne by H. D. Traill [1882]

E. T. A. Hoffmann In the very same moment, however, all was still again, and I began to be ashamed of my childish fears. The Entail by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Wilkie Collins In the ninth, tenth, and seventeenth paragraphs the same proceeding was, in a greater or less degree, found to be necessary. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

John Lewis Burckhard The Kerekein never sleep under the same blanket with their wives; and to be accused of doing so, is considered as great an insult as to be called a coward. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

It is obvious that that which has happened cannot happen again, with the same collateral associations of coexistence and succession. Hume by Thomas Henry Huxley [1879]

Still it was only step by step that they forced a passage in face of the Mexican militia, who disputed their advance with the same spirit as before. The History of the Conquest of Mexico by William Hickling Prescott [1843]

Miles Franklin Oh, joy! Had old Harris gone back to England without letting us know? But they were all the same book. My Career Goes Bung by Miles Franklin [1946]

Anthony Trollope If she don’t read anything she becomes an ass and a bore; but if she do she despises a man because he is not always doing the same thing. Kept in the Dark by Anthony Trollope [1882]

Here, again, we have the same dominant feature; it is not merely the untimely death which is lamented, but the restoration to life which is celebrated. From Ritual to Romance by Jessie L. Weston [1920]

Andrew Lang Perhaps you have met the same dream-boy with the blue eyes and the fair hair, the one who wore the red cap with the silver band and the white coat with pearls on the collar. The Lilac Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Anne Bronte There is still the same freedom from pain, the same deadness to all sensation where the suffering was most acute. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte [1848]

Mary Webb Cherries fell in the orchard with the same rich monotony, the same fatality, as drops of blood. Gone to Earth by Mary Webb [1917]

Gaston Leroux It was that same evening that Darzac begged me to watch over Mademoiselle Stangerson. I made no efforts until after we had dined with Larsan, until ten o’clock. Mystery of the Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux [1907]

Edith Wharton Every one else had the same standpoint, spoke the same language, drew on the same stock of allusions, used the same weights and measures in estimating persons and actions. Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton [1907]

Victor Hugo Almost all the jails of England present the same appearance — a high wall without and a hive of cells within. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Anthony Trollope It is generally considered an offensive thing for a gentleman to keep his seat while another is kept standing before him, and we presume the same law holds with regard to ladies. Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope

Bram Stoker The furniture was something the same style as that in the south rooms, and was covered with dust. Dracula by Bram Stoker [1897]

Now they were going the same style back, and they’d never had the saddles off their backs. Robbery Under Arms by Rolf Boldrewood

D. H. Lawrence The food the samenothing very heavy, all rather exquisite. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

Algernon Blackwood At the end of every few paces it turned sharply and stalked back again along the same line, padding softly, and purring like a roll of little muffled drums. John Silence by Algernon Blackwood

Sir Walter Scott What friend? — why, he is, now that I bethink me a little, the very same honest keeper I told thee of a while since. Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott [1820]

Arthur Machen He was a well-educated man; but in his heart of hearts he thought that Rabelais, Maria Monk, Gay Life in Paris and La Terre all came to much the same thing. The Secret Glory by Arthur Machen

Anatole France Perhaps she’ll love someone else, and bestow on him the same caresses as she gave to me. At the Sign of the Reine Pédauque by Anatole France

Walter Scott Sir James Graham armed many of his own people to protect his property, and had some military from Carlisle for the same purpose. Redgauntlet by Walter Scott [1824]

Rudyard Kipling You belong to the schoolsame as we do. Stalky & Co. by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

I saw everything too late to interfere, but afterwards I followed one of the murderers and meted out the same punishment to him. The Shadow of Larose by Arthur Gask [1930]

Nathaniel Hawthorne The same is true, to some extent, of the principal debaters in such a body. Life of Franklin Pierce by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1852]

Benjamin Disraeli But we are kin; we have the same blood in our veins. Lothair by Benjamin Disraeli [1870]

George Gissing In the first place they paid a visit to America; then they settled in London, where, about the same time, their only child, Beatrice was born. A Life's Morning by George Gissing [1885]

David Hume The same observation may be extended to the other two principles of fear and affection. Of the First Principles of Government by David Hume

Thomas Hardy The same day Cytherea drew up and sent off the advertisement appended:— ‘A YOUNG LADY is desirous of meeting with an engagement as governess or companion. Desperate Remedies by Thomas Hardy [1871]

And it was the same with the defence, for they admitted they had no witnesses to testify upon the prisoner’s behalf. The Hangman’s Knot by Arthur Gask [1935]

There are certain questions which he prefers to ask himself, and it’s no good going over the same ground twice. The Black Mask by E. W. Hornung [1901]

He was a handsome young man like himself, and he wore a cocked-hat with gold-lace round it, such as officers wear on their coats, and he had on a dress the same as French officers wore in them times. Sir Dominick’s Bargain by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

H.P. Lovecraft That same night saw the beginning of the second Arkham horror — the horror that to me eclipsed the plague itself. Herbert West — Reanimator by H.P. Lovecraft [1922]

Thomas Hardy Such was their childishness, or rather his, that he found it interesting to use the same bread-and-butter plate as herself, and to brush crumbs from her lips with his own. Tess of the d’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

George Gissing Aurelia whispered a few words to her watchman, whose religion was the same as hers, and at once he dropped to his knees. Veranilda by George Gissing [1903]

That same evening when he was dressing to go out, a card was brought. The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume

Rudyard Kipling He is pure agnostic — same as me. Kim by Rudyard Kipling [1901]

D. H. Lawrence He asked the same questions again and again, to try and make sure how bad it was. The Lost Girl by D. H. Lawrence

Jules Verne Claw Cape was doubled, and about four o’clock the “Bonadventure” dropped her anchor at the mouth of the Mercy. That same evening the arrangements for the new expedition were made. The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne [1874]

Margaret Oliphant The very original people for highly consolatory to the upstarts, for we are just much the same as the middling-old people to them. The Wizard's Son by Margaret Oliphant [1882]

Anthony Trollope I guess he does the same kind of thing with all the singing girls who come into his hands. The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope [1883]

G. K. Chesterton The same modern spirit that taught him to loathe such rags, also taught him to lie about his loathing. The Flying Inn by G. K. Chesterton [1914]

In order to give the pair time to get well away, I did not hurry myself, and when I remounted to my seat in the buggy I allowed them to walk the remainder of the distance for the same reason. The Race of Life by Guy Boothby [1906]

Henry Fielding We did not make ourselves; but the same power which made us rules over us, and we are absolutely at his disposal; he may do with us what he pleases, nor have we any right to complain. The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews and his friend Mr Abraham Adams by Henry Fielding

That kind of vegetation may suit a retired tradesman, who has spent three-fourths of his life behind the same counter. The Cloven Foot by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

Andrew Lang For every tiny splinter of the glass possessed the same power that the whole glass had. The Pink Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Arthur Conan Doyle Never had two more different branches sprung from the same trunk. Sir Nigel by Arthur Conan Doyle [1906]

Parts 2 and 3 appeared the same year, and Part 4 in 1573. On the Magnet by William Gilber

Henry Adams Adams had no choice but to realize that he had to deal in 1870 with the same old English character of 1860, and the same inability in himself to understand it. The Education of Henry Adams by Henry Adams [1907]

Elizabeth Gaskell But there came no word from her; only that same long shivering, miserable sigh broke from her lips at length. Sylvia’s Lovers by Elizabeth Gaskell [1863]

And the beef too’s all right — just the same as the Chief has. The Secret of the Sandhills by Arthur Gask [1921]

At about the same time bands of Civil Guards seized various other buildings in strategic spots. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell [1938]

Rudyard Kipling He was also re-vaccinated (from which we may assume that there had been another epidemic of smallpox at Lucknow) about the same time. Kim by Rudyard Kipling [1901]

Walter Crane The three sketches of the skirt dancer are given as instances of the different effects and expression to be obtained in rendering the same subject (p. Line and Form by Walter Crane [1900]

Charles Dickens There was the same thick air, difficult to breathe; the same blighted ground, the same hopeless prospect, the same misery and distress. The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens [1840]

Rudyard Kipling Thrice afterward they took the same train, and each time their trouble shrank and weakened. A Diversity of Creatures by Rudyard Kipling [1917]

Victor Hugo The same day a post-chaise belonging to the royal household was suddenly sent by her Majesty to fetch Lady Josiana from London to Windsor, where the queen was at the time residing. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Algernon Blackwood It is then that I am nearest to you and to your beneficent activity, for the same elemental rhythm of Beauty includes us both. The Garden of Survival by Algernon Blackwood [1918]

H. G. Wells We parted warmly, and I and my companion were filtered out of the Kremlin through one barrier after another in much the same fashion as we had been filtered in. Russia in the Shadows by H. G. Wells

E. T. A. Hoffmann What does it matter to me? It’s all the same to me who’s master here now. The Entail by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Defoe treated the revolt of the Hungarians against the Emperor with the same regard to the interests of the Protestant cause. Daniel Defoe by William Minto [1879]

Arthur Conan Doyle Still with the same singular gaze he looked from man to man. The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle [1914]

I shall then be able to tell you whether my gentleman and your customer are one and the same person. My Strangest Case by Guy Boothby [1901]

Anthony Trollope She looked at me the other day as though she thought that I ought not to put myself into the same room with her again. Kept in the Dark by Anthony Trollope [1882]

My poor mother thought the same when she was dying. The Story of Dorothy Grape by Ellen Wood [1881]

Anthony Trollope And this son is the man who claims to be affianced to the Lady Anna?” “The same man, Sir William,” said Mr Goffe. One is almost inclined to think that he deserves her. Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope

E. Nesbi I don’t doubt but what you meant it kind, but I’d rather not be acquainted with you any longer if it’s all the same to you. The Railway Children by E. Nesbi