Her erotic dreams were proof that he was becoming more than a friend to her, and that thought was troubling - both from the standpoint of her goals, and the fact that she was setting herself up for rejection.
From Howie's standpoint it was easy.
The psychologist must study mankind from the historical or comparative standpoint, analysing the elements which constitute the fabric of society, with its customs, its conventions and the main tendencies of its evolution.
This Volkerpsychologie (folkor comparative psychology) is one of the chief developments of the Herbartian theory of philosophy; it is a protest not only against the so-called scientific standpoint of natural philosophers, but also against the individualism of the positivists.
His standpoint was at all times purely Athenian.
Ritschl's standpoint is not that of the individual subject.
It is from a similar standpoint that Aaron is condemned for the manufacture of the golden calf, and a compiler (not the original writer) finds its sequel in the election of the faithful Levites.'
From the standpoint of modern science John Fiske confirms the validity of such an argument; for what he affirms in regard to belief in the divine is equally applicable to this belief in a future life.
But the thread of the history is broken, and apart from an allusion to the favour shown to the captive Jehoiachin (with which the books of Jeremiah and Kings conclude), there is a gap in the records, and subsequent events are viewed from a new standpoint (§ 20).
Whatever recollection they preserved of their origin and of the circumstances of their entry would be retold from a new standpoint; the ethnological traditions would gain a new meaning; the assimilation would in time become complete.
Clearly, from a "big picture" standpoint, you should stick with the Oreos.
Well, from a societal standpoint, the company should pay the extra dollar because the cost of making the widget the "clean" way is cheaper than the cost the polluted water has on society.
The business looks at this new country and decides to move there because, from their standpoint, they can save costs and be more efficient.
Plants themselves are pretty inefficient machines, at least from the standpoint of being good food sources for us.
From our standpoint, the plant wastes all the rest of its energy on riotous living: growing roots and leaves, soaking up water, separating carbon molecules from oxygen ones.
From a scientific standpoint it is unfortunate that it was impossible to keep such a complete record of Helen Keller's development.
Power, from the standpoint of experience, is merely the relation that exists between the expression of someone's will and the execution of that will by others.
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.