A pause, then, "You have such old fashioned ideas sometimes."
Yeah, then along came Katie with her wild ideas about a goat dairy.
Julia had her own ideas about morality, obviously.
Of course, I'll start drawing some ideas right away.
Even when she did not fully understand words or ideas, she liked to set them down as though she did.
When their destination and ideas didn't match, it was like lighting one.
I got some ideas and I have a few feelers out, Fred answered, a defensive tone in his voice.
Only if you don't get any ideas and I can close my eyes when someone starts to slip.
He had some ideas to test about killing Others.
Via books, ideas became mobile—or as we would say today, went viral—spreading to other villages and other countries and to multiple places around the world simultaneously.
I'm out of ideas for dealing with my traitor issue, unless Dusty can send a few spies my way.
As someone accustomed to planting ideas in the heads of others, she recognized the thought as coming from someone else.
You've come up with some crazy ideas in the past, but this time you've gone off the deep end.
I'm so wrapped up in my ideas that I didn't even ask.
To the former he owes his appreciation of exact investigation and a complete knowledge of the aims of science, to the latter an equal admiration for the great circle of ideas which had been diffused by the teaching of Fichte, Schelling and Hegel.
But it was only during the last decade of his life that he ventured, with much hesitation, to present his ideas in a systematic and final form.
We have still to mention that aesthetics formed a principal and favourite study of Lotze's, and that he has treated this subject also in the light of the leading ideas of his philosophy.
This conception of matter, as infinitely divisible and continuous, was taught by Anaxagoras more than four centuries before the Christian era, and in the philosophy of Aristotle the same ideas are found.
He was no follower of their ideas, indeed often opposed to them; but he derived from Bacon an increasing stimulus towards the investigation of certain great problems of history and philosophy, while Grotius proved valuable in his study of philosophic jurisprudence.
In the second he not only enlarges his matter and gives multiplied applications of his ideas, but also follows the synthetic method, first expounding the laws he had discovered and then proving them by the facts to which they are applied.
They had no abstract ideas; in their minds all was concrete, visible and tangible.
Though her husband was a patron of Rousseau, she herself had narrowly escaped the guillotine, and had only half imbibed the ideas of the Revolution.
In person Madame Roland was attractive though not beautiful; her ideas were clear and far-reaching, her manner calm, and her power of observation extremely acute.
Nature which, under an appearance of simplicity, might sow the good seed of more adequate ideas on the world and man.
Bishop Brooks taught me no special creed or dogma; but he impressed upon my mind two great ideas--the fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and made me feel that these truths underlie all creeds and forms of worship.
Often, however, her sober ideas are not to be laughed at, for her earnestness carries her listeners with her.
It very often happened that in a moment of irritation husband and wife would have a dispute, but long afterwards Pierre to his surprise and delight would find in his wife's ideas and actions the very thought against which she had argued, but divested of everything superfluous that in the excitement of the dispute he had added when expressing his opinion.
But Napoleon's power suppressed the ideas of the Revolution and the general temper of the age.
Men get ideas when their wives are at home trying to be everything a man expects of them.
Because Cade was so reclusive and entertained controversial ideas, he was a target for that kind of gossip.
Martha and Betsy chatted constantly over decorating ideas and their new hobby, scouring the area for antiques.
If you have any ideas, let me know.
She placed a checkmark next to the first of her ideas for learning to use her power.
All would go well until they had conflicting ideas about how something should be done.
Megan had so many ideas – ideas that could easily merge with his.
The connexion in Roman law between the ideas of equity, nature, natural law and the law common to all nations, and the influence of the Stoical philosophy on their development, are fully discussed in the third chapter of the work we have referred to.
He acted with good sense and moderation, and, although by no means a believer in democratic ideas, he saw the necessity of satisfying public opinion and frankly gave his support to larger measures of reform.
We find that all our ideas of limits, sorrows and weaknesses presuppose an infinite, perfect and ever-blessed something beyond them and including them, - that all our ideas, in all their series, converge to one central idea, in which they find their explanation.
Of giving expression to general ideas; and language in that sense is not found save in man.
Two clear and distinct ideas, it seems, produce an absolute mystery.
And innate ideas therefore are mere capacities or tendencies, - possibilities which apart from the will to think may be regarded as nothing at all.
Pascal and other members of Port Royal openly expressed their doubts about the place allowed to God in the system; the adherents of Gassendi met it by resuscitating atoms; and the Aristotelians maintained their substantial forms as of old; the Jesuits argued against the arguments for the being of God, and against the theory of innate ideas; whilst Pierre Daniel Huet (1630-1721), bishop of Avranches, once a Cartesian himself, made a vigorous onslaught on the contempt in which his former comrades held literature and history, and enlarged on the vanity of all human aspirations after rational truth.
A Latin abridgment of philosophy, dated 1784, tells us that the innate ideas of Descartes are founded on no arguments, and are now universally abandoned.
The ghost of innate ideas seems to be all that it had left.
He was also well known as a sanitary reformer, and during the last ten years of his life he did much useful work in inculcating more enlightened ideas on the subject both in Edinburgh and other places.
The whole apparatus of "forensic" ideas (law, punishment, satisfaction, &c.) is summarily rejected as foreign to God's purpose of love.
Of those, again, who maintain the traditional view, some, like Niebuhr and Grote, regard it as convicting Alexander of mad ambition and vainglory, whilst to Kaerst Alexander only incorporates ideas which were the timely fruit of a long historical development.
He speaks as a legislator, citing no authority; but he formulates, doubtless, the ideas and perhaps the practices of the Jerusalem priesthood.
They did not get their ideas of church polity from one another, but drew it directly from the New Testament.
Presbyterian principles and ideas were entertained by many of the leading ecclesiastics in England during the reign of Edward VI.
In 1572 a formal manifesto was published, entitled an Admonition to Parliament, the leading ideas in which were: parity of ministers, appointment of elders and deacons; election of ministers by the congregation; objection to prescribed prayer and antiphonal chanting; preaching, the chief duty of a minister; and the power of the magistrates to root out superstition and idolatry.
With the rapid growth of extreme democratic ideas the Feuillants soon began to be looked upon as reactionaries, and to be classed with "aristocrats."
Now all of a sudden, ideas were persistent.
In fact, the book could survive for centuries, as could new perfect copies of the book, and thus the ideas could be distributed.
And then technology opens up completely new ideas and methods for us.
They view individual liberty as a threat, new political ideas as subversion, and political opposition as treason.
It is the ultimate manifestation of the marketplace of ideas; the more people who proffer their ideas to the world, the better the outcome will be for us all.
They were men of ideas who were forced by circumstance to become soldiers.
In Othello is a character named Iago, an evil man who never does anything illegal himself but is always planting ideas in other people's minds, to get them to do his dirty work.
This natural exchange of ideas is denied to the deaf child.
I thought then that I was "making up a story," as children say, and I eagerly sat down to write it before the ideas should slip from me.
At that time I eagerly absorbed everything I read without a thought of authorship, and even now I cannot be quite sure of the boundary line between my ideas and those I find in books.
I have read "The Frost Fairies" since, also the letters I wrote in which I used other ideas of Miss Canby's.
Mr. Anagnos, in speaking of my composition on the cities, has said, "These ideas are poetic in their essence."
It shows me that I could express my appreciation of beautiful and poetic ideas in clear and animated language.
It seems to me that the great difficulty of writing is to make the language of the educated mind express our confused ideas, half feelings, half thoughts, when we are little more than bundles of instinctive tendencies.
It was in this way that she learned to use correctly words of sound and vision which express ideas outside of her experience.
But every one who has met her has given his best ideas to her and she has taken them.
She does not, it would seem, prove the existence of spirit without matter, or of innate ideas, or of immortality, or anything else that any other human being does not prove.
Philosophers have tried to find out what was her conception of abstract ideas before she learned language.
My mind is full of ideas; but I cannot get them into working shape.
She is always ready for a lesson, and the eagerness with which she absorbs ideas is very delightful.
As she had now learned to express her ideas on paper, I next taught her the braille system.
He asked me how I had taught Helen adjectives and the names of abstract ideas like goodness and happiness.
It would indeed be a herculean task to teach the words if the ideas did not already exist in the child's mind.
To show how quickly she perceives and associates ideas, I will give an instance which all who have read the book will be able to appreciate.
The memory must be stored with ideas and the mind must be enriched with knowledge before writing becomes a natural and pleasurable effort.
Miss Sullivan never needlessly belittled her ideas or expressions to suit the supposed state of the child's intelligence.
She urged every one to speak to Helen naturally, to give her full sentences and intelligent ideas, never minding whether Helen understood or not.
True, single words do suggest and express ideas; the child may say simply "mamma" when he means "Where is mamma?" but he learns the expression of the ideas that relate to mamma--he learns language--by hearing complete sentences.
She expressed ideas in signs before she learned language.
In the very nature of things, articulation is an unsatisfactory means of education; while the use of the manual alphabet quickens and invigorates mental activity, since through it the deaf child is brought into close contact with the English language, and the highest and most abstract ideas may be conveyed to the mind readily and accurately.
In this case Helen Keller held almost intact in her mind, unmixed with other ideas, the words of a story which at the time it was read to her she did not fully understand.
New experiences and events call forth new ideas and stir men to ask questions unthought of before, and seek a definite answer in the depths of human knowledge.
"Good Lord"--said he, "a man that has to work as I do, if he does not forget the ideas he has had, he will do well.
Here Prince Hippolyte paused, evidently collecting his ideas with difficulty.
Only now and then detached ideas and impressions from the world of reality shot unexpectedly through his mind.
Prince Andrew expressed his ideas so clearly and distinctly that it was evident he had reflected on this subject more than once, and he spoke readily and rapidly like a man who has not talked for a long time.
The visitor was Bitski, who served on various committees, frequented all the societies in Petersburg, and a passionate devotee of the new ideas and of Speranski, and a diligent Petersburg newsmonger--one of those men who choose their opinions like their clothes according to the fashion, but who for that very reason appear to be the warmest partisans.
French dresses, French ideas, French feelings!
She went into Prince Andrew's study, trying to enter completely into his ideas, and considered her position.
Bennigsen did not know this and moved the troops forward according to his own ideas without mentioning the matter to the commander-in-chief.
Those ideas were stolen from me.
It had a peculiarly strong effect on him because at the sight of the fire he felt himself suddenly freed from the ideas that had weighed him down.
They can't understand that all those feelings they prize so--all our feelings, all those ideas that seem so important to us, are unnecessary.
He could not see an aim, for he now had faith--not faith in any kind of rule, or words, or ideas, but faith in an ever-living, ever-manifest God.
If the aim was the dissemination of ideas, the printing press could have accomplished that much better than warfare.
So you say ideas are an amusement to him....
I only wished to say that ideas that have great results are always simple ones.
The ideas of the Revolution and the general temper of the age produced Napoleon's power.
He didn't need any preconceived ideas about his little brother or sister.