Her tone was cautious but respectful.
He watched closely, appearing amused and cautious, like a husband watching his wife learn to box.
This invader was very cautious and avoided much of our security.
Charles IV., a cautious sovereign with many cares, was as anxious for the maintenance of peace as Casimir himself.
Newton accepted the three subclasses of Huxley, Saururae, Ratitae and Carinitae, and made a series of cautious but critical observations on the minor divisions of the Carinates.
The more cautious generals were accused of corruption in not supporting Chares.
"I'm not afraid of the wildlife, I'm cautious," he defended quickly.
I wasn't speeding and I'm far too cautious not to have all my lights operating properly.
"Yes," came the cautious reply.
Above all, try to be respectful and cautious with the old prince.
Tim trusted her, but Brady was cautious, suspecting she was unwitting of Tim's activities in the PMF.
We welcome everyone with open arms but are cautious nonetheless.
Always cautious, I stop, watch and listen.
He was met by Alva with cautious tactics.
Bianca took one cautious step onto the frozen waves.
They decided against it, cautious about frightening off Byrne if he should get wind of the search and realize someone was this close to finding him.
If Sam was going to take care of the horses, it was important that she know which ones to be cautious with.
Cynthia gave her husband a cautious glance.
He judged by the cautious movements of those who crowded round the invalid chair that they had lifted the dying man and were moving him.
It's made me cautious and appreciative of the importance of self-reliance.
As king the loss and failure of friends made him cautious, suspicious and cruel.
The fact the mysterious creatures could find him whenever they wanted made him cautious about outright opposing them.
"Ryland seems to be very cautious," Dean offered.
She was much too cautious and expressed no interest.
If this is Byrne we're chasing, he's cautious as a clam.
We must, however, be cautious to remember that the south of Italy was comparatively unaffected.
But I must be ever cautious with my new means of touring about the land.
It was Cynthia who questioned Fred's exuberance over hand-me-downs, if only with a cautious look.
Cynthia gave them both a cautious look but after explaining in detail what needed to be done, she agreed to let the surrogate cooking team give it a try.
However, a cautious reasoner will probably rather explain such cases deductively from the doctrine of evolution than endeavour to support the doctrine of evolution by them.
Stanhope, whose politic instinct obliged him to worship the rising rather than the setting sun, remained faithful to the prince, though he was too cautious to break entirely with the king's party.
The Church of Rome has discouraged these daring tactics in favour of the more cautious and probably more defensible positions of Aquinas.
This cautious compromise sanctioned by the Church does not represent the extremest reaction against nominalism.
For the conflicts which accompanied the first intrusion of philosophy into the theological domain more profound and cautious thinkers with a far ampler apparatus of knowledge had substituted a harmony.
Hence his cautious, dilatory tactics: the encouragement of Italian propagandists, who were few, the discouragement of German propagandists, who were many.
Most cases were earlier tips as lately, the authorities were far more cautious with our information; often even denying a tip was involved when an arrest occurred.
But, alas, the danger was too great and I am a cautious man.
20, it is well to obey kings and to be cautious in speaking about them, for there are talebearers everywhere; vii.
But he was excessively timid and cautious, and hardly mentions events, like the murder of Becket, which were subjects of controversy.
Wellington's policy was thus cautious and defensive, and he had already commenced the since famous lines of Torres Vedras round Lisbon.
In the monothelite controversy then raging he acted with cautious reserve, refraining at least from express condemnation of the Typus of Constans II.
Many traces of myth, legend and " primitive " thought survive in the Old Testament, and on the most cautious estimate they presuppose a vitality which is not a little astonishing.
There is a tendency for cautious spinners in England to run no risks and fix the prices of their yarn in accordance with quotations for actual cotton of specified qualities made by their brokers.
This activity gained him recognition abroad and gifts of money from the British and Austrian governments; but it made his position as an official in Berlin impossible, for the Prussian government had no mind to abandon its attitude of cautious neutrality.
He was grave and gay, affable and dignified, cruel and gentle, mean and generous, eager for fame yet not vain, impulsive and cautious, secretive and open.
Her methods were those of her cautious younger son, Leopold II., and not of her eldest son and immediate successor, Joseph II.
The more cautious Cuvier adopted a view of the relationships of animals which, whilst denying genetic connexion as the explanation, recognized an essential identity of structure throughout whole groups of animals.
Cautious historians had come to regard the so-called "Heroic Age" as a prehistoric period regarding which nothing definite was known, or in all probability could be known.
These did not interfere with the general lines of Atkinson's strong and cautious finance, though the first of them was the abolition of his direct tax upon all property, personal as well as real, and the substitution therefor of a landtax of id.
External research constantly justifies the cautious attitude which has its logical basis in the internal conflicting character of the written traditions or in their divergence from ascertained facts; at the same time it has clearly shown that the internal study of the Old Testament has its limits.
It is a chapter very difficult to write, for while on the one hand an ingenious and speculative historian may refer to the influence of the Crusades almost everything which was thought or done between r too and 1300, a cautious writer who seeks to find Brehier, L'Eglise et l'Orient, p. 347.
What is thus suggested is not a rash departure from the general point of view of idealism (by its achievements in every field to which it has been applied, " stat mole sua ") but a cautious inquiry into the possibility of reaching a conception of the world ' The most striking statement of this argument is to be found in Boutroux's treatise De la contingence des lois de la nature, first published in 1874 and reprinted without alteration in 1905.
His views were slowly assuming the form which subsequently found such strong expression in his writing; but the progress was slow, and the cautious reserve of his first rationalistic utterances was in striking contrast with his subsequent rashness.
His ardent zeal was sorely tried by Philip's cautious temperament; and Sir Thomas Stukeley's projected Irish expedition, which Sanders was to have accompanied with the blessings and assistance of the pope, was diverted to Morocco where Stukeley was killed at the battle of Al Kasr al Kebir in 1578.
But even this subservient and cautious House sometimes asserted itself: and on one occasion its vicepresident Doctor Magdic proclaimed " the nation's constant desire for unification in a single and independent political body."