One other fact is significant: the domestic feasts and sacrifices of single families, which in David's time must still have been general, gradually declined and lost their importance as social circles widened and life became more public.
Feasts must be solemn and rare, or else they cease to be feasts.
Ein preußischer General stirbt, aber er hinterläßt keine Memoiren.
Alvensleben, Constantin von
General consultant to mankind.
George Bernard Shaw
Primero pago a un maestro que a un general