We think he might have some natural ability.
Such bold achievements are driven by the optimism that is the natural state of humanity, and among the most powerful forces on the planet.
This natural exchange of ideas is denied to the deaf child.
His voice held an upbeat note and natural warmth that she liked.
"Josh Mulligan was my natural father," Jennifer said.
There have been many discussions of the question whether Helen Keller's achievements are due to her natural ability or to the method by which she was taught.
Martha was unable to get by her natural compassion of the moment and look at a long term goal.
Whatever Natural talent she had, she'd somehow turned her brother from a vamp back into a human.
The Magician looked like a sweet, innocent Natural, one of the humans with extraordinary gifts who could be brought into the Guardians' organization.
Dean wondered if there was another, more sinister reason for Paul Dawkins' silence on the subject—that he was the murderer of his wife's natural father.
It wasn't a natural phenomenon.
He wasn't sure what her gift was or what she was trying to do, but he'd never met a Natural with her unique combination of power and strength.
Regardless of how irresponsible the woman was, she presumably possessed natural maternal instincts for her child.
We have a natural desire to make beautiful things and a bone-deep need to understand the world we live in and our place in it.
A natural part of life?
Ten years later, in Somalia, the last natural case of smallpox occurred.
The fact that an unprecedented number of earth's inhabitants today live in poverty is an indictment of governments, not a reflection of some underlying natural limit.
Your natural expectation would be that they would talk, at least as well as Scooby does.
First are the inefficiencies in the natural processes of agriculture.
The farm of tomorrow is not designed to provide them food; it is trying to feed the most people the best food using the fewest natural resources in the least expensive and most reliable way possible.
During this three-year period, conveniently named by the Chinese "The Three Years of Natural Disasters," no one really knows how many people died; estimates range from fifteen million to a high of more than forty-five million.
So it was natural that to earn extra money, Jason and I would buy cool, old cars we found in junkyards for a few hundred dollars apiece.
I believe in the future I describe not out of a childish wish, but because it seems the obvious and natural progression of history.
I am sure the heat, and not the natural, beautiful activity of her mind, is responsible for her condition.
By experiment, by studying other children, Miss Sullivan came upon the practical way of teaching language by the natural method.
Her early rages were an unhappy expression of the natural force of character which instruction was to turn into trained and organized power.
The natural day is very calm, and will hardly reprove his indolence.
Sometimes, on Sundays, I heard the bells, the Lincoln, Acton, Bedford, or Concord bell, when the wind was favorable, a faint, sweet, and, as it were, natural melody, worth importing into the wilderness.
Yet I experienced sometimes that the most sweet and tender, the most innocent and encouraging society may be found in any natural object, even for the poor misanthrope and most melancholy man.
There Nature has woven a natural selvage, and the eye rises by just gradations from the low shrubs of the shore to the highest trees.
It was one of those afternoons which seem indefinitely long before one, in which many events may happen, a large portion of our natural life, though it was already half spent when I started.
They do not see that the role of the natural sciences in this matter is merely to serve as an instrument for the illumination of one side of it.
The same is done by the natural sciences: leaving aside the question of cause, they seek for laws.
His success convinced him that language can be conveyed through type to the mind of the blind-deaf child, who, before education, is in the state of the baby who has not learned to prattle; indeed, is in a much worse state, for the brain has grown in years without natural nourishment.
Notwithstanding the activity of Helen's mind, she is a very natural child.
Her behaviour is easy and natural, and it is charming because of its frankness and evident sincerity.
While not confining myself to any special system of instruction, I have tried to add to her general information and intelligence, to enlarge her acquaintance with things around her, and to bring her into easy and natural relations with people.
She almost overwhelmed me with inquiries which were the natural outgrowth of her quickened intelligence.
Without that degree of mental development and activity which perceives the necessity of superhuman creative power, no explanation of natural phenomena is possible.
And though perhaps few children will have as much precocious interest in books as did Helen Keller, yet the natural curiosity of every healthy child may be turned to printed pages, especially if the teacher is clever and plays a word game as Miss Sullivan did.
No--in this case I would rather suffer evil the natural way.
If, then, we would indeed restore mankind by truly Indian, botanic, magnetic, or natural means, let us first be as simple and well as Nature ourselves, dispel the clouds which hang over our own brows, and take up a little life into our pores.