Likewise my compositions are made up of crude notions of my own, inlaid with the brighter thoughts and riper opinions of the authors I have read.
Is it possible to replace all our organs with freshly grown new ones created from our own cells?
This is not a defense of our present age; we will come to our own report card soon enough.
No longer can a person own another person and have the power of the state backing him up.
Maybe you don't think this deserves its own point.
The cool damp cloth did wonders to get her own face back to normal and she finally regained control.
Her own words bounced off the wall and came back as a flash of memory and imagination.
The arrival of these texts—as well as Byzantium's own architecture, science, and art—triggered a sensory and intellectual explosion, which became the cultural movement we now call the Renaissance.
Every time you buy a book from Amazon, its employees use your data—information about what you did on their site in the privacy of your own home—to try to sell other people more products.
Some become so wealthy, in fact, they can live off the interest (the productivity) of their assets, not just their own labor.
In fact, let's say his own mother considered donating the portrait he painted of her to Goodwill but decided not to because "the poor have enough problems already."
Given so many different nutritional theories and viewpoints, most people base their own nutritional philosophies on a combination of two factors: personal experience and social/political worldview.
This makes a great deal of sense: If nutrition isn't governed by universal laws (as physics is) and instead affects different people differently, then the way you will know certain things is by learning through trial and error, through your own experience.
They expected the king to choose one border or another, not create his own compromise border.
The woman paints the child's experiences in her own fantasy.
Then, perhaps, my own thoughts and experiences will come to the surface.
The thought that what I wrote might not be absolutely my own tormented me.
The crowd drew up to the large table, at which sat gray-haired or bald seventy-year-old magnates, uniformed and besashed almost all of whom Pierre had seen in their own homes with their buffoons, or playing boston at the clubs.
He was examining the plan, evidently engrossed in his own ideas.
This fact impressed Alpatych, but in thinking about his own business he soon forgot it.
A novel feeling of anger against the foe made him forget his own sorrow.
"Flesh, bodies, cannon fodder!" he thought, and he looked at his own naked body and shuddered, not from cold but from a sense of disgust and horror he did not himself understand, aroused by the sight of that immense number of bodies splashing about in the dirty pond.
She thought he was speaking of Russia, or Prince Andrew, of herself, of his grandson, or of his own death, and so she could not guess his words.
Who would have thought he would become attached to a child that was neither his own blood nor male?
After the war, in 1947, Jonas Salk was offered his own laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
I describe these three situations because each, in its own way, illustrates how I think the future will play out regarding income and wealth.
As we understand our own genome better, we will know better how to eat in a way that is custom tailored for us.
This habit of assimilating what pleased me and giving it out again as my own appears in much of my early correspondence and my first attempts at writing.
Dr. Bell went everywhere with us and in his own delightful way described to me the objects of greatest interest.
At the Cambridge school, for the first time in my life, I enjoyed the companionship of seeing and hearing girls of my own age.
In desperation you seize the budget and dump everything out, and there in a corner is your man, serenely brooding on his own private thought, unconscious of the catastrophe which he has brought upon you.
He stood at the back, and, though he had heard hardly anything, understood everything in his own way.
This general, hating Barclay, rode to visit a friend of his own, a corps commander, and, having spent the day with him, returned to Barclay and condemned, as unsuitable from every point of view, the battleground he had not seen.
They would have had to retire of their own accord, for they had no water for men or horses.
"But, Prince, they say he is blind!" said he, reminding Prince Vasili of his own words.
Heaven only knows who arranged all this and when, but it all got done as if of its own accord.
Many of them were punished, some sent to Siberia, many died of cold and hunger on the road, many returned of their own accord, and the movement died down of itself just as it had sprung up, without apparent reason.
But this he was unable to do, for he received tidings that the French had unexpectedly advanced, and had barely time to remove his own family and valuables from his estate.
Without saying anything of this to the princess, Alpatych had his own belongings taken out of the carts which had arrived from Bald Hills and had those horses got ready for the princess' carriages.
She lay on the sofa with her face to the wall, fingering the buttons of the leather cushion and seeing nothing but that cushion, and her confused thoughts were centered on one subject--the irrevocability of death and her own spiritual baseness, which she had not suspected, but which had shown itself during her father's illness.
All their former disharmony and her own jealousy recurred to her mind.
She was glad such cares presented themselves, enabling her without scruple to forget her own grief.