He was a man of strong mind, honourable spirit and affectionate disposition, energetic both in speech and in writing.
All this, like the other parts of the disposition, was not and could not be executed.
This disposition on the left flank increased Pierre's doubt of his own capacity to understand military matters.
The story of the last scene in Elisha's life implies in Joash an easily contented disposition which hindered him from completing his successes.
I confess, that practically speaking, when I have learned a man's real disposition, I have no hopes of changing it for the better or worse in this state of existence.
Clowes was a man of fine appearance and open disposition, with a compelling personality that found expression in a steady glance and a thrilling voice.
He was a man of high character and benevolent disposition, a fine flute-player, and a generous master to his slaves, for whose children he invented the rattle.
By Wednesday afternoon the matter was settled and the disposition of the case was in the hands of Bobby Witherspoon, the assistant DA, and the juvenile court system.
These loans are regulated by special disposition, and are guaranteed by a share of the increased value of the land after the improvements have been carried out.
Though resembling his father in the main points of his character, the young tsar was of a more humane disposition, and he was much less of a doctrinaire.
He was also of a most humane disposition and a friend of Liberal institutions.
So not one of the orders in the disposition was, or could be, executed.
The leaf-stalks and flowerstalks are traversed by longitudinal air-passages, whose disposition varies in different species.
But, like other modern German theologians, he showed a greater disposition to compromise.
In disposition the Australians are a bright, laughter-loving folk, but they are treacherous, untruthful and hold human life cheaply.
Bluff good-nature, a certain jocoseness, a humour pungent and ready, though somewhat coarse, a hot or even violent disposition, are characteristics of Mahratta chieftains.
Browne was a man of abstemious habits, charitable disposition, and impressive eloquence.
She has a very sociable disposition, and delights in the companionship of those who can follow the rapid motions of her fingers; but if left alone she will amuse herself for hours at a time with her knitting or sewing.
Prince Andrew, without replying, asked the prince's permission to ride round the position to see the disposition of the forces, so as to know his bearings should he be sent to execute an order.
Yet, in spite of all, his jovial disposition and good-humoured cynicism saved him from unpopularity, and rendered his death an occasion of mourning.
He had pledged himself to respect the testamentary disposition of Henry VIII.
The man who breaks the law is himself a product of social evolution and cannot be regarded as solely responsible for his disposition to transgress.