He moreover accuses Eratosthenes, (whose determination of a degree he accepts without hesitation) with trusting too much to hypothesis in compiling his map instead of having recourse to latitudes and longitudes deduced by astronomical observations.
Deidre sank to the floor, not trusting herself.
The ache within her deepened at the idea of trusting someone for the first time in her life, and the energy flowing between them grew more intense.
Trusting people you shouldn't.
Accepting, loving, trusting someone – even if bonded – was beyond Immortal Laws to dictate.
She nodded, not trusting herself to say anything else.
On to rural America where the pickings are as fertile as the country side and there's always a trusting little soul willing to help a stranger.
Trusting Claire had led Darian to his enslavement.
You're safer trusting him than anyone else.
Deidre nodded, not trusting herself to speak.
He didn't think he'd ever be able to rationalize that both Deidres had gone to Darkyn instead of trusting him without resentment.
Howard had been alienated, and trusting anything with Connie was dubious.
Adrienne shook her head, not trusting her voice.
Not trusting herself, she refused to look at him and instead wrapped her arms around him.
He added, "just like we're trusting that Martha is telling the truth."
By the cool tone, he was as far from trusting her as she was from revealing her secret.
The one that might one day consider him an equal worth trusting with her heart.
His predecessor lulled people into trusting him with charisma and magic.
With not trusting her but wanting to without understanding why.
He'd never thought twice about trusting Harmony or any other death-dealer.
As much as she liked Mrs. Watson, she feared trusting anyone ever again.
What would trusting a real mind control expert get him?
I made the mistake of not trusting my instincts when I met you, he said.
If given a choice between trusting him and walking away from him, she'd trust him.
He sought to control it, not yet trusting the woman in his arms.
Not trusting her voice, she moved into his arms and tried to muster a smile.
Trusting complete strangers to take care of people I care about isn't exactly something I want to do, Jessi said with some effort.
Xander shifted between her and Jonny, not trusting the idiot Black God.
Xander looked up, not fully trusting the woman who raised and then ditched him.
So you aren't mad at me for taking off the necklace and lying to you and not trusting you to help me.
The truth is, pastoralists for the most part carried on their industry trusting very greatly to luck, not making any special provisions against the vicissitudes of the seasons.
But Cesare, while trusting no one, proved a match for them all.
Cesare's position was greatly shaken, and when he tried to browbeat the cardinals by means of Don Michelotto and his bravos, they refused to be intimidated; he had to leave Rome in September, trusting that the Spanish cardinals would elect a candidate friendly to his house.
Blanchard's animadversions on the employment of external characters, and on trusting to observations on the habits of birds, called forth a rejoinder from A.
It is enough to point out that we have in his work another proof of the multiplicity of the factors which must be taken into consideration by the systematist, and another proof of the fallacy of trusting to one set of characters alone.
Columbus, trusting to Toscanelli's misleading chart, looked upon the countries discovered by him as belonging to eastern Asia, a view still shared about 1507 by his brother Bartolomeo.
The mother invented some plea to send the wife to the trysting-place, and then, dressing herself in male clothing, prepared to come suddenly on the scene as the lover, trusting to be able to make her escape before she was recognized.
He was the boldest and most original of Japanese landscape artists, leaving powerful and poetic records of the scenery of his own land as well as that of China, and trusting more to the sure and sweeping stroke of the brush than to color.
Its members have been keen evangelists, trusting largely to "revivals" for their success, staunch Radicals in politics and total abstainers to a man.
The Chinese had soon occasion to perceive how much more essential the perfection of the compass was to the superior navigators of Europe than to themselves, as the commanders of the ` Lion ' and ` Hindostan,' trusting to that instrument, stood out directly from the land into the sea."
She disgraced herself by living with her last lover, Zubov, when she was a woman of sixty-seven, trusting him with power and lavishing public money on him.
Sir Humphry Davy described him as a "very coarse experimenter," who "almost always found the results he required, trusting to his head rather than his hands."
His conviction of the righteousness of his cause, of the evils and dangers of slavery, and of the absolute necessity of the contemplated movement, was intensified by opposition, and he resolved to go forward, trusting in God for success.
Partly by their help, partly by study of the scriptures, he came to understand that God's pardon was to be won by trusting to His promises.
He at once set off, and, trusting apparently to her affection for him, presented himself suddenly before her.
The next day he sent in a general confession to the Lords, 8 trusting that this would be considered satisfactory.
They depended mainly on the utilization of natural air currents, trusting for stability and balance to movements in their own bodies, or in portions of their machines which they could control.
He had by his will divided his private wealth between his two daughters and Nero, trusting thereby to win imperial favour for his family.
2-6) and, with the removal of the proud, there will be left an afflicted, poor and trusting people (v.
He paid off and sent home the great army with whose aid he had won the English crown, retaining only a small bodyguard of house-cans and trusting to the loyalty of his new subjects.
But he failed to win any decisive advantage thereby over King Philip. It was not till 1346, when he adopted the new policy of trusting nothing to allies, and striking at the heart of France with a purely English army, that Edward found the fortune of war turning in his favor.
But when I stood on the shore they at once rose up with a great flapping of wings at the signal of their commander, and when they had got into rank circled about over my head, twenty-nine of them, and then steered straight to Canada, with a regular honk from the leader at intervals, trusting to break their fast in muddier pools.
Bonaparte himself, not trusting to his generals, moved with all the Guards to the field of battle, afraid of letting a ready victim escape, and Bagration's four thousand men merrily lighted campfires, dried and warmed themselves, cooked their porridge for the first time for three days, and not one of them knew or imagined what was in store for him.
I'm sure some trusting farm folk will leave a door unlocked or a window open for my pleasure, for my endless possibilities.
As for trusting Claire, there were still days Darian wasn't certain her father wasn't still trying to be the puppet master.
Fear trickled through her as she recalled the amount of pain trusting someone could cause.
He was so trusting that any one could influence him, so faithful that he would not give up a minister who had become impossible.
It was hoped that the cavalry would plunge into the morass.
Both parties had attempted to avoid the burning slavery issue, - the Whigs by adopting no platform whatever and the Democrats by trusting to the well-known views of their candidate, but the political leaders in Congress could not escape the many definite questions preserited by the possession of the territory newly acquired from Mexico.
His shoulder didn't move as it should, and he switched the sword to his other hand, trusting his instincts to keep his head on his shoulders.
Trusting in Hildebrand's support, and in the justice of his own cause, he presented himself at the synod of Rome in 1059, but found himself surrounded by zealots, who forced him by the fear of death to signify his acceptance of the doctrine " that the bread and wine, after consecration, are not merely a sacrament, but the true body and the true blood of Christ, and that this body is touched and broken by the hands of the priests, and ground by the teeth of the faithful, not merely in a sacramental but in a real manner."
Seward, Salmon P. Chase, and Abraham Lincoln, that slavery was to be overthrown under the constitution and in the Union, by forbidding its growth and trusting to an awakened conscience, enforced by an enlightened self-interest.