We share a puzzling existence, the world a complicated, befuddling progeny of mind and matter. Loosely speaking, mind and matter combine in a skeptically humorous marriage of practical convenience. Together, they are responsible for every social scenario since rational beings first walked the earth. War and peace, feast and famine, laughter and tragedy, nearly every detail of humanity from the ridiculous to the sublime is predicated on a marriage of mind and matter. But we tend to undervalue this relationship, this dynamic duo. So engrained is the association that we take it for granted.
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Falstaff: I will not lend thee a penny. Pistol is poor because he insists on maintaining some honour. According to B. Phythian in A Concise Dictionary of Phrase and Fable , in this scene Pistol means that he will use his sword to extract money from an unwilling world, a sense removed from the modern phrase which means that the world is simply waiting to be opened up to provide good things. Shakespeare might have been alluding to a proverb that the Church of England clergyman Thomas Fuller mentioned and explained in The History of the Worthies of England London, :. The Mayor of Northampton opens Oysters with his Dagger.
It only takes a minute to sign up. Connect and share knowledge within a single location that is structured and easy to search. The original implication of the phrase is that Pistol is going to use violent means sword to steal his fortune the pearl one finds in an oyster. We inherit the phrase, absent its original violent connotation, to mean that the world is ours to enjoy.
Independent travel is on the increase and while package holidays which offer an all inclusive price for transport, accommodation and often even food are financially attractive to many, according to tourism analyst Thomas Cooper, an increasing number of people now prefer a less-tailored holiday and the freedom to make spur of the moment decisions and changes to their intended plan. Internet based information sites about backpacking destinations are prolific and publications aimed at independent travelers on a budget exist for almost every destination imaginable. Some people, particularly first-time backpackers, may elect to travel with a friend or acquaintance; however, a large percentage of backpackers travel alone, assured by the knowledge that they are likely to meet, with ease, a number of like-minded individuals throughout their journey and staying in their backpacker accommodation.