I knew he was capable of something like this.
Our eyes are capable of seeing only a narrow spectrum of light.
Was the man capable of thinking of someone other than himself?
Or at least, capable of revenge.
It wasn't enough, but it was all she felt capable of at the moment.
Maybe he simply wasn't capable of having a relationship deeper than surface friendship.
Unlike her father, this creature was capable of sympathy.
He was warm and solid at her back, the only thing capable of grounding her in the nightmare of a world she lived in.
Maybe he didn't like to walk, but he was certainly good at it – and capable of stealth.
Once she wouldn't have thought him capable of something so unfair.
He was both a strategic thinker and capable of detailed execution.
We are not capable of more, he added.
As much as it didn't make sense, as much as his day job terrified her … She wanted Darkyn, more so now that she knew he had a side – however tiny – that was capable of caring for her and only her.
We see with our eyes many people doing mind-numbingly boring jobs and assume that is all they are capable of doing.
Was he truly the only person capable of doing those wondrous deeds?
Yet somewhere deep inside she feared that if he was capable of betrayal once, then he might be again.
He had almost been kind, or at least, as kind as he was capable of being.
If you weren't capable, you'd be dead.
From her visions, neither of them was capable of any measure of kindness.
I never expected him to be capable of treating you well.
"I'm much more comfortable telling you why I feel capable of performing the duties than picking apart Mr. Fitzgerald," Dean said as he detailed his duties in direct police work and the experience he'd gained from them.
If we obtained this ten-thousand-fold increase simply by allowing specialization and dividing work up among people, then what astronomical gains will we achieve by outsourcing that work to robots capable of working with unimaginable precision at unimaginable speed?
It's so pleasant when you understand your true talents and realize your superiority makes you capable of near impossible goals.
No one else would be capable of executing the dramatic capture of my nemesis and the lovely child as well.
It is very difficult to tell the truth, and young people are rarely capable of it.
I always said he was the only man capable of defeating Napoleon.
She'd seen what he was capable of in his visions.
"Is there no part of you capable of …" she stopped.
She waited for Darkyn to return but was too scared of what he was capable of doing to open the door and see the damage.
If he was half as creative at torturing people and planning his battles as he was in bed, he was more than capable of doing it.
There were days when she wished she was more like him, capable of great evil.
Deidre clung to him, no part of her capable of resistance.
Though she doubted he was capable of emotions like she was, he was capable of more than he claimed, too.
As irritated as he was with Darkyn's words, he was also fascinated by the idea the demon lord who prided himself on preying on the vulnerabilities of others was capable of being offended.
For the foreseeable future, technological advance will drive the world of wealth creation—and it is capable of producing more wealth than everything that has come before it.
And he will find he is capable of adding far more value than as a set of eyes watching a screen.
When starting on a journey or changing their mode of life, men capable of reflection are generally in a serious frame of mind.
For this purpose a capable officer, Bolkhovitinov, was chosen, who was to explain the whole affair by word of mouth, besides delivering a written report.
The recognition of man's free will as something capable of influencing historical events, that is, as not subject to laws, is the same for history as the recognition of a free force moving the heavenly bodies would be for astronomy.
They plead for me, their master, to stop but I never will now that I know what I'm capable of accomplishing.
But the idea he did want her was almost a relief, another sign he was capable of providing at least some form of affection.
But she was human now, capable of being what she wasn't before.
In Prince Andrew's eyes Speranski was the man he would himself have wished to be--one who explained all the facts of life reasonably, considered important only what was rational, and was capable of applying the standard of reason to everything.
"I should not have believed anyone who told me that I was capable of such love," said Prince Andrew.
She felt sorry for herself: sorry that she was being wasted all this time and of no use to anyone-- while she felt herself so capable of loving and being loved.
She is capable of anything.
This was the party of the elders, reasonable men experienced and capable in state affairs, who, without sharing any of those conflicting opinions, were able to take a detached view of what was going on at the staff at headquarters and to consider means of escape from this muddle, indecision, intricacy, and weakness.
His hands might be soft, but he was capable of dealing with whatever came in his direction.
Pacing in her room, she tried hard not to think of what her father was capable of doing to someone he thought was a threat to her.
She didn't think she was capable of such an emotion after living in fear for so long.
That Damian was capable of the same level of violence as these men reminded her that this world was nothing like hers.
She shivered, not wanting to imagine what Darkyn was capable of or how hard it might be to outmaneuver him to leave Hell.
This was Zamon's plan, to offer Darkyn something capable of distracting him, of shifting his focus.
Deidre had never seen him like this, as a quietly commanding figure, capable of lethal force one moment and gentle kisses the next.
One such as you is not capable of understanding how …complex that relationship is.
These robots can be powered by computers capable of performing a billion calculations a second.
Two millennia later, it is fair to assume that humans are still capable of this kind of memory.
Its warm touch seemed so like a human caress, I really thought it was a sentient being, capable of loving and protecting me.
He was a man of manners, like one who had seen the world, and was capable of more civil speech than you could well attend to.
You write that in Petersburg he is spoken of as one of the most active, cultivated, and capable of the young men.
She didn't want to imagine what her father was capable of.
I know exactly what you are and what you're capable of.
Capable of loving him the way he'd craved for the entirety of their existence together.
The English teacher used a tree as a metaphor for her students' abilities to grow into strong, capable adults.
I do not remember a time since I have been capable of loving books that I have not loved Shakespeare.
But he could not restrain himself and with the virulence of which only one who loves is capable, evidently suffering himself, he shook his fists at her and screamed:
I know what you were capable of as a deity.
Hence we have a secondary aim, that of preparing our members as much as possible to reform their hearts, to purify and enlighten their minds, by means handed on to us by tradition from those who have striven to attain this mystery, and thereby to render them capable of receiving it.
It was ridiculous - sending him into town after such personal items when she was perfectly capable of going by herself.
Barclay is said to be the most capable of them all, but I cannot say so, judging by his first movements.
If you think it's capable of something world shattering, you're mistaken.
The number of beings capable of killing one was less than five, and the last thing they needed was an Original Being showing up to complicate matters.
Isn't any young man capable of restraint—responsibility?
Can any one doubt after reading these questions that the child who was capable of asking them was also capable of understanding at least their elementary answers?
"I am capable, you know," Jenn said and crossed her arms.
While Dean had been at odds with the man since their first confrontation last January, it was Fitzgerald's venomous comments at the debate that led Dean to now believe him capable of almost anything.
Capable of happiness and sorrow and compassion.
If he refrained from making advances, how could she know if she was capable of resisting him?
She didn't like the reminders that the men around her were capable of such violence.
It didn't make sense that nothing could save the girl, or that Darkyn was capable of trying to.