We've got a few thousand kids in real danger of immediate, physical harm.
Her sense of self-consciousness grew as the physical contact made her appreciative of the size and heat of his body.
Is there a logical end to that—a physical or economic law of some kind that says only 10 percent or 20 percent or 30 percent of people can ever be this wealthy?
It cannot be the direct physical power of a strong man over a weak one-- a domination based on the application or threat of physical force, like the power of Hercules; nor can it be based on the effect of moral force, as in their simplicity some historians think who say that the leading figures in history are heroes, that is, men gifted with a special strength of soul and mind called genius.
To the men who fought against the rising truths of physical philosophy, it seemed that if they admitted that truth it would destroy faith in God, in the creation of the firmament, and in the miracle of Joshua the son of Nun.
Pierre's physical condition, as is always the case, corresponded to his mental state.
Drinking became more and more a physical and also a moral necessity.
It was deeper, beyond the physical joining, the sense of being one.
Fatigued, overwhelmed, Deidre was unable to summon the physical strength to move or the willpower to order him away.
Is the value of the city just the value of the buildings, cars, furniture, and other physical items in the city?
He must rely upon physical prowess and dealmaking skills to lure Immortals and mortals to Hell in order to tap into the great stores of magic.
It was so much more than their physical joining; she'd felt him from the inside.
My physical limitations are forgotten--my world lies upward, the length and the breadth and the sweep of the heavens are mine!
Irresistible drowsiness overpowered him, red rings danced before his eyes, and the impression of those voices and faces and a sense of loneliness merged with the physical pain.
He was in a state of physical suffering as if from corporal punishment, and could not avoid expressing it by cries of anger and distress.
The battle got so bad that the only way to prevent the annihilation of every being in the universe was to divide the physical and divine worlds.
He'd granted favors to women as a way of releasing his frustration, but never with any real affection-- just physical need.
So the physical mechanisms have been serially transformed, yet the law has never hiccupped.
In the end, the speed at which a human operator can move has a physical limit.
I decided that there was no reason, except my deplorable ignorance of the great facts that underlie our physical existence.
Being superior to physical suffering, it sometimes chanced that they were superior to any consolation which the missionaries could offer; and the law to do as you would be done by fell with less persuasiveness on the ears of those who, for their part, did not care how they were done by, who loved their enemies after a new fashion, and came very near freely forgiving them all they did.
The millions are awake enough for physical labor; but only one in a million is awake enough for effective intellectual exertion, only one in a hundred millions to a poetic or divine life.
Napoleon's short hair was wet and matted on the forehead, but his face, though puffy and yellow, expressed physical satisfaction.
From all this talk he saw only one thing: that to defend Moscow was a physical impossibility in the full meaning of those words, that is to say, so utterly impossible that if any senseless commander were to give orders to fight, confusion would result but the battle would still not take place.
His physical strength and agility during the first days of his imprisonment were such that he seemed not to know what fatigue and sickness meant.
His illness pursued its normal physical course, but what Natasha referred to when she said: "This suddenly happened," had occurred two days before Princess Mary arrived.
The last weeks passed in her mother's bedroom had strained Natasha's physical strength.
He remembered only the dull gray weather now rainy and now snowy, internal physical distress, and pains in his feet and side.
If the source of power lies neither in the physical nor in the moral qualities of him who possesses it, it must evidently be looked for elsewhere--in the relation to the people of the man who wields the power.
The struggle between the old views and the new was long and stubbornly fought out in physical philosophy.
It's just physical, because they don't have time to have real relationships.