russell sage is now the oldest of the money-kings of New York.
Mr. Laidlaw found himself on the floor on top of russell sage.
These, as a matter of fact, were defrayed by the trustees of the russell sage Foundation.
Published in 1916 by the russell sage Foundation, pp. 16-18.
russell sage is a shrewd, close calculator, and is worth many millions, the result of improving his opportunities.
Since that time russell sage has been as favorably known in Wall street as any broker in the country.
Here are some figures gathered by the russell sage Foundation in its recent survey of public school management.
russell sage might easily be mistaken for a church deacon, instead of the keen operator that he is.
But russell sage still is standing at the tiller of his gold-ballasted craft, as keen and sharp-eyed as he ever was.
Unfortunately for me, this was about the time that a madman had attempted to bomb russell sage in his office.
"wise," c.1300 (late 12c. as a surname), from Old French sage "wise, knowledgeable, learned; shrewd, skillful" (11c.), from Gallo-Romance *sabius, from Vulgar Latin *sapius, from Latin sapere "have a taste, have good taste, be wise," from PIE root *sap- "to taste" (see sap (n.1)). Meaning "characterized by wisdom" is from 1530s. Related: Sageness.
kind of herb (Salvia officinalis), early 14c., from Old French sauge (13c.), from Latin salvia, from salvus "healthy" (see safe (adj.)). So called for its healing or preserving qualities (it was used to keep teeth clean and relieve sore gums, and boiled in water to make a drink to alleviate arthritis). In English folklore, sage, like parsley, is said to grow best where the wife is dominant. In late Old English as salvie, directly from Latin. Cf. German Salbei, also from Latin.
"man of profound wisdom," mid-14c., from sage (adj.). Originally applied to the Seven Sages -- Thales, Solon, Periander, Cleobulus, Chilon, Bias, and Pittacus.