The only ultimate cause is God.
Taking two prizes is a challenge but the ultimate reward will be worth the aggravation!
His ultimate test was one that could destroy him, and she was failing miserably.
Paris, the ultimate goal, is reached.
The motions of bodies, or of the ultimate parts of bodies, also involve energy, for stopping them would be a source of work.
It's a sign of the ultimate respect.
He had no ready solution, but continued to believe the ultimate solution she chose to these insurmountable obstacles was a cop-out.
That internal focus had ultimately cost her the ultimate relationship.
In its ultimate effects the crisis was by no means evil.
Enough, however, has already been done to show the vast importance of the method in grouping and codifying the empirical facts of life, and in so preparing the way for the investigation of ultimate " causes."
But when we have done our worst in unsettling them, we come to an ultimate point in the fact that it is we who are doubting, we who are thinking.
All reasonable men were now convinced that the question of the ultimate form of the Italian government was secondary, and that the national efforts should be concentrated on the task of expelling the Austrians; the form of government could be decided afterwards.
They'd been patient, setting up their ultimate victory over the course of tens of thousands of years.
This last was the belief of the Protestant Reformers, for whom the Bible was in matters of doctrine the ultimate court of appeal.
Dean had no doubt about Shipton's ultimate intention.
The Court of Cassation does not give the ultimate decision on a case; it pronounces, not on the question of fact, but on the legal principle at issue, or the competence of the court giving the original decision.
Among the men of business it was undoubtedly Sir John Pender (1815-1896) who contributed most to the development of this colossal industry, and to his unfailing faith in their ultimate realization must be ascribed the completion of the first successful Atlantic cables.
Mill recognizes an ultimate difference in quality between higher and lower pleasures.
Yet the thought of the alleged good guys losing the ultimate war because she didn't attend a stupid meeting didn't sit well with her.
And yet, if Cynthia should be in need of an ultimate expression of his love, how would he respond?
Josh believed, as she did, that the man should be the ultimate decision-maker.
She was left for last, not to be killed, though she knew that would be the ultimate outcome.
"Every man's own satisfaction" Tucker holds to be the ultimate end of action; and satisfaction or pleasure is one and the same in kind, however much it may vary in degree.
The true physical conception is motion, the ultimate ground of which is to be sought in God's infinite power.
There is no such thing really as a vacuum, any more than there are atoms or ultimate indivisible particles.
In seeking ultimate reality in the circle of "active conscious sensation," he rules out all "metaphysic."
French literature passed through the same phase, from which indeed it was later in emerging; and the ultimate consequence was the enrichment of both languages.
" Things in themselves " - whether defined by Kant, illogically enough, as causes of sensations, or again defined by him as the ultimate realities towards which thought vaguely points - in either case, " things in themselves " are unattainable by any definite knowledge.
It is profoundly unsatisfactory to regard mechanism as the whole ultimate truth.
If it is ultimate truth in its own region, that region cannot be accepted as more than half the entire universe of reality (common sense intuitionalism; dualism).
Human survival is taught, but not ultimate immortality; and, as against Epicureanism, Stoicism on the whole tends to deny free will.
Spencer goes much further in rejection of human knowledge: " The man of science more than any other truly knows that in its ultimate essence nothing can be known.
He differs from him with respect to the ultimate motive of that process of gradual evolution which reveals itself alike in nature and in mind.
The ultimate value of numerical inquiries must depend on the equivalence of the units on which they are based.
It is the ultimate manifestation of the marketplace of ideas; the more people who proffer their ideas to the world, the better the outcome will be for us all.
They understood giving any credibility to a hint of the existence of a psychic tipster adversely affected their ultimate chance for a conviction.
On the other hand, his divine substratum, the impersonal Brahma, the world-spirit, the one and only reality, remains to this day the ultimate element of the religious belief of intelligent India of whatever sect.
Such a philosophy makes little serious attempt at constructive work in antiquity; but, upon the first great victories of physical science in modern times, a desire arose to extend the new and wonderfully fruitful method to the ultimate problems of speculation.
The things which make for our ultimate welfare are the things we call morally good.
The issues are difficult because fundamentally none of us knows the ultimate effects.
The ultimate goal, I submit, is not to optimize just meter by meter but what I call "grape by grape," down to each individual piece of flora and fauna.
War is the ultimate barbarism, the primitive belief that fighting determines who is right—but of course it doesn't.
But that native land was too far off, and for a man going a thousand miles it is absolutely necessary to set aside his final goal and to say to himself: "Today I shall get to a place twenty-five miles off where I shall rest and spend the night," and during the first day's journey that resting place eclipses his ultimate goal and attracts all his hopes and desires.
But the ultimate purpose of the bee is not exhausted by the first, the second, or any of the processes the human mind can discern.
The higher the human intellect rises in the discovery of these purposes, the more obvious it becomes, that the ultimate purpose is beyond our comprehension.
He wanted her, but he wasn't going to settle for a woman unable to pass the ultimate test.
"Your wife has the ultimate trump card, Dusty," Jule pointed out.
It is no ultimate given point of departure; it is due to the reaction of thought upon sensation.
Enlarged his dominions almost to their ultimate extent.
Is our nation so poor or so weak that we must resort to the ultimate in pragmatism and befriend nations in the name of commerce or prosperity or military security while turning a blind eye to the suffering of their people?
Through Brennan's subtle urging, the authorities, ultimate recipients of our tips, were learning to deny them outright or down playing their importance.
In such a state of affairs, whatever your ultimate plans may be, the interest of Your Majesty's service demands that the army should be rallied at Smolensk and should first of all be freed from ineffectives, such as dismounted cavalry, unnecessary baggage, and artillery material that is no longer in proportion to the present forces.
But the tomato, a berry grown out of its natural proportion by the fiddling of man, at least knew redness was its ultimate goal.