long) to give north-eastern Bolivia access to the Amazon, and paid down £2,000,000 in cash which Bolivia was to expend on railway construction within her own territory.
Even them, he was able to read, if he was willing to expend the effort needed to do so.
The Karens and Shans who settle in the plains expend much more care in ploughing and weeding their crops.
The Carthusian monks, to whom the monastery was entrusted by the founder, were bound to employ a certain proportion of their annual revenue in prosecuting the work till its completion, and even after 1542 the monks continued voluntarily to expend large sums on further decoration.
If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.