Her eyes drooped and she lost consciousness again.
Suddenly I felt a misty consciousness as of something forgotten--a thrill of returning thought; and somehow the mystery of language was revealed to me.
The world faded into shadow and light then into an uncomfortable darkness, not quite sleep but not consciousness either.
The creature's third sip drove her into the darkness between consciousness and sleep.
By morning he still hadn't regained consciousness and they were starting to use the word coma.
He hit her one more time, and she careened against Two, caught between consciousness and darkness.
She couldn't argue that point, but Alex might regain consciousness and she wanted to be there if he did.
He'll be in and out of consciousness during the worst of it.
"Angels have a shared consciousness with all other angels. It's how they pass on memories and human history," Gabe said.
Fading in and out of consciousness, Claire blinked to try to clear her vision.
The last thing she saw before she lost consciousness was a rock ledge coming at her.
He had already demonstrated in his prefaces the possibility of a psychology apart from physiology, of the science of the phenomena of consciousness distinct from the perceptions of sense.
What would Sonya have done without the glad consciousness that she had not undressed during the first three nights, in order to be ready to carry out all the doctor's injunctions with precision, and that she still kept awake at night so as not to miss the proper time when the slightly harmful pills in the little gilt box had to be administered?
He now experienced a glad consciousness that everything that constitutes men's happiness--the comforts of life, wealth, even life itself--is rubbish it is pleasant to throw away, compared with something...
And while there is life there is joy in consciousness of the divine.
After seven years of marriage Pierre had the joyous and firm consciousness that he was not a bad man, and he felt this because he saw himself reflected in his wife.
This consciousness is a source of self-cognition quite apart from and independent of reason.
If the consciousness of freedom were not a separate and independent source of self-consciousness it would be subject to reasoning and to experience, but in fact such subjection does not exist and is inconceivable.
This unshakable, irrefutable consciousness of freedom, uncontrolled by experiment or argument, recognized by all thinkers and felt by everyone without exception, this consciousness without which no conception of man is possible constitutes the other side of the question.
What is sin, the conception of which arises from the consciousness of man's freedom?
Besides testimony from outer sense, we have testimony and teachings from consciousness within - " first principles," as Reid generally calls them.
The self is always subject in consciousness and never can become an object of knowledge (" Paralogism of Pure Reason ").
De la Mettrie worked out a materialistic doctrine of the origin of things, according to which sensation and consciousness are nothing but a development out of matter.
The gain consisted in the rousing of the Jewish consciousness to more virile efforts towards a double end, to succour the persecuted and ennoble the ideals of the emancipated.
He possessed, he said, no consciousness of his early years, only emerging from idiocy at the age of thirteen, when he was living with an Indian family in New York State.
It may have been a consciousness of this fact which prompted a remark, made by the Speaker, that Mill's presence in parliament elevated the tone of debate.
To this scheme he turned with a zeal whetted by consciousness of his failure respecting the Danish fleet.
He did not regain consciousness till late in the day, when with other wounded and captured Russian officers he was carried to the hospital.
After four days of solitude, ennui, and consciousness of his impotence and insignificance--particularly acute by contrast with the sphere of power in which he had so lately moved--and after several marches with the marshal's baggage and the French army, which occupied the whole district, Balashev was brought to Vilna--now occupied by the French-- through the very gate by which he had left it four days previously.
What is conscience and the perception of right and wrong in actions that follows from the consciousness of freedom?
For the fact that, from the point of view of observation, reason and the will are merely secretions of the brain, and that man following the general law may have developed from lower animals at some unknown period of time, only explains from a fresh side the truth admitted thousands of years ago by all the religious and philosophic theories--that from the point of view of reason man is subject to the law of necessity; but it does not advance by a hair's breadth the solution of the question, which has another, opposite, side, based on the consciousness of freedom.
1899), though it touches mysticism at various points, and quotes from mystic writers, is in fact a protest against the limitations of experience to the data of the senses and the pure reason to the exclusion of the moral consciousness and the deliverances of " the heart."
He was a nobleman, fond of peace and actuated by the consciousness of a great mission.
Notably, the manifest non-consciousness of personal guilt in Jesus suggests to us his sinlessness.
Ideas do not exist save for the consciousness which thinks them.
The modern monistic doctrine, that all material things consist of sentient elements, and that consciousness arises through a combination of these, was a natural transformation of Leibnitz's theory.2 Lessing.
His doctrine that consciousness is confined to man, the lower animals being unconscious machines (automata), excludes all idea of a progressive development of mind.
There is no chance for the moral consciousness to claim a decisive vote if a metaphysical system like Hegel's demonstrates all realities in every region, and if its janissaries crush out every movement of rebellion against the tyranny of abstract thought.
One might prefer as a theist to hold (1) that we need a philosophical doctrine of the nature of reality - the " Absolute "; given in popular form in the Cosmological argument; (2) that we take the risk of attaching a higher degree of significance and authority to the revelations of the moral consciousness, which, although moulded or educed by society, do not terminate in the authority of society, but point beyond it to God; this position has its popular form in the moral argument; possibly (3) that necessities of thought shut us up to belief in omnipotence or infinity; (4) that divine help is the supreme revelation.
But this God of Aristotle's is a cold consciousness, imitated only by the contemplative virtue of the philosopher, not by the morally active citizen.
Were no such machine recognized, the thread of consciousness would be cut and orderly experience impossible; we must all go mad.
The campaign of 1796 which led to the awakening of the Italian people to a new consciousness of unity and strength is detailed in the article NAPOLEONIC CAMPAIGNS.