Dean left the cell confident that the old man was coping, but he was beginning to mirror Fred's concern with his past.
Jetr's confident gaze remained on the viewer.
Now the rise of the problems of individual faith is the mark of the age that followed Jeremiah, while the confident assertion of national righteousness under misfortune is a characteristic mark of pious Judaism after Ezra, in the period of the law but not earlier.
At first she was confident someone would find her soon, but after what felt like an hour, she wondered if they would find her alive.
All were then more confident of victory than the winning of two battles would have made them.
Katie sat, irritated to see who followed with a confident stride and two glasses of
With shaking hands, he fumbled, affixing what were certainly not approved knots, but he tied enough of them to be confident they would hold.
Rhyn took her hands tentatively, growing more confident when she didn't disappear.
Kris's confident response rankled Rhyn. He leaned his back against a tree and faced his eldest surviving brother. "I promised Kiki I'd tell you something," he started.
"They won't," Alex responded in a confident tone.
He was the perfect host for the demon: strong, confident, intelligent.
This is an intuitionalist touch, or a parallel to intuitionalism, and has called forth a gibe from that very confident ratiocinator, J.
The prophets who had marked in the past the advent of Assyrians and Chaldeans now fixed their eyes upon the advance of Cyrus, confident that the fall of Babylon would bring the restoration of their fortunes.
Marching always ready to fight wherever his enemy might stand or move to meet him, his mind was relieved from all the hesitations which necessarily arise in men less confident in the security of their designs.
Massena, superior in numbers and over-confident, made a direct attack upon the heights on the 27th of September 1810: his strength being about 60,000, while that of the Allies was about 50,000, of whom nearly half were Portuguese.
Le Quatrieme Evangile, one thousand large pages long, is possibly over-confident in its detailed application of the allegorical method; yet it constitutes a rarely perfect sympathetic reproduction of a great mystical believer's imperishable intuitions.
The president gradually drew to him some members of the better conservative class to assist in his administration, and felt confident that he had the support of public opinion.
And even the proposal to apply the unaided reason to solve questions which had divided the fathers must have been resented by the more rigid churchmen as the rash intrusion of an over-confident Rationalism.
Cobden has left a deep mark on English history, but he was not himself a "scientific economist," and many of his confident prophecies were completely falsified.
But the Prussians having studied their allies in the war of 1864 knew the weakness of the Austrian staff and the untrustworthiness of the contingents of some of the Austrian nationalities, and felt fairly confident that against equal numbers they could hold their own.
The citizens began to think of surrender, and Nicias was so confident that he neglected to push his advantages.
3-II); then, relieving their anxiety about his own prospects, he expresses the confident hope that he will be released and thus be able to return to them (i.12-26).
Swedenborg knew that the machine would not fly, but suggested it as a start and was confident that the problem would be solved.
As he became confident, he reached further forward until eventually he laid out in a completely relaxed position.
He made confident assertions of pre-eminence without much evidence to back them up.
He was confident of victory despite the large Oxford crowd that had gathered.
I feel much more confident about using the web now.
Jack is a fairly confident web user who has developed a feel for how long to allow for information gathering.
Not a course for beginners, but the reasonably confident golfer will appreciate his skill in creating a hard, but fair, 18 holes.
Raja was much more confident, which shows up on screen.
Remember most employers like: people who listen, people who answer questions with examples, people who come prepared and people who appear confident.
No entrenchments were made; HalIeck, the Union commanding general in the West, was equally over-confident, and allowed Buell to march in leisurely fashion.
Seeing the self-confident and refined expression on the faces of those present he was always expecting to hear something very profound.
Natasha lifted her frightened eyes to him, but there was such confident tenderness in his affectionate look and smile that she could not, whilst looking at him, say what she had to say.
She looked a little above Prince Andrew's head with the confident, accustomed look with which one looks at the place where a familiar portrait hangs.
I feel sufficiently confident in British capability to believe we have something important to offer.
I still wasn't very confident and was so scared of everyone.
I was confident that I was never to forget it.
Sophie now feels confident enough to steer under bridges.
The Board remains confident of Stream's longer term prospects.
The CPA was confident of a satisfactory outcome for the new financial year.
The salesperson had a confident manner with plenty of personality.