Writers of universal history who deal with all the nations seem to recognize how erroneous is the specialist historians' view of the force which produces events.
It will passively recognize you by recognizing your face or your voice or your breathing pattern or the pattern of your footsteps or, most likely, your scent.
I recognize you only too well, too well.
But we, thank God, have no need to recognize his genius in order to hide our shame.
You'd hardly recognize him.
You didn't recognize the handwriting?
They do not recognize it as a power inherent in heroes and rulers, but as the resultant of a multiplicity of variously directed forces.
For if I examine an action committed a second ago I must still recognize it as not being free, for it is irrevocably linked to the moment at which it was committed.
From the standpoint from which the science of history now regards its subject on the path it now follows, seeking the causes of events in man's freewill, a scientific enunciation of those laws is impossible, for however man's free will may be restricted, as soon as we recognize it as a force not subject to law, the existence of law becomes impossible.
Pierre gazed at the ruins and did not recognize districts he had known well.
But his will--which forms the essence of his life--man recognizes (and can but recognize) as free.
It is gratifying my dear, that you are sufficiently astute to recognize my skill and superiority.
She is able not only to distinguish with great accuracy the different undulations of the air and the vibrations of the floor made by various sounds and motions, and to recognize her friends and acquaintances the instant she touches their hands or clothing, but she also perceives the state of mind of those around her.
Then he added, "We recognize it's Norfolk's case—we're just investigating our end as a courtesy."
Dean only had a brief glance at the rider, not enough to even tell if the helmeted figure was a man or a woman, much less recognize the person.
His allies will recognize you as the leader of Landis when your father is gone.
I learned to recognize the same voice answering the line most of the time, though my voice was scrambled to her ears.
While not strictly a meat-and-potatoes guy, he felt more comfortable with a meal he could recognize, like the weekday special at Uncle Sally's Galley, not something tiny and exotic, wrapped in dainty strands of imported grass.
Winston seemed to sense someone sitting on the bed but he could not recognize Dean in the darkened room.
Did you recognize my voice?
I didn't recognize it this afternoon.
When walking or riding she often gives the names of the people we meet almost as soon as we recognize them.
Miss Sullivan's methods were so good that even without the practical result, any one would recognize the truth of the teacher's ideas.
I cannot for an instant recognize that political organization as my government which is the slave's government also.
Boris felt that Pierre did not recognize him but did not consider it necessary to introduce himself, and without experiencing the least embarrassment looked Pierre straight in the face.
Zherkov had met Dolokhov abroad as a private and had not seen fit to recognize him.
Murat, seeing that all is lost if the sergeant is allowed to speak, turns to Auersperg with feigned astonishment (he is a true Gascon) and says: 'I don't recognize the world-famous Austrian discipline, if you allow a subordinate to address you like that!'
"Why, I didn't recognize you!" he said.
If the Emperor pleases to recognize Bonaparte as Emperor and to conclude an alliance with him, it means that that is the right thing to do.
"Well, do you recognize your little madcap playmate?" asked the countess.
Sometimes, as she looked at the strange but amusing capers cut by the dancers, who--having decided once for all that being disguised, no one would recognize them--were not at all shy, Pelageya Danilovna hid her face in her handkerchief, and her whole stout body shook with irrepressible, kindly, elderly laughter.
She was surprised to recognize the Council members, from tall, thin Opal to the Council members whose names she'd never learned.
Pierre had failed to notice Natasha because he did not at all expect to see her there, but he had failed to recognize her because the change in her since he last saw her was immense.
She had grown stouter and broader, so that it was difficult to recognize in this robust, motherly woman the slim, lively Natasha of former days.
A fine lad, a fine lad! repeated Nicholas, who at heart was not fond of Nicholas Bolkonski but was always anxious to recognize that he was a fine lad.
Pelageya Danilovna, having given orders to clear the rooms for the visitors and arranged about refreshments for the gentry and the serfs, went about among the mummers without removing her spectacles, peering into their faces with a suppressed smile and failing to recognize any of them.
Pelageya Danilovna began to recognize the mummers, admired their cleverly contrived costumes, and particularly how they suited the young ladies, and she thanked them all for having entertained her so well.