Emotions Sentence Examples
I thought I could control my emotions.
They kept their emotions at bay for the most part.
I can't let my emotions interfere with a mission.
Embarrassed at the emotions bubbling within her, she pulled away and folded her arms across her chest, marching into the living room.
He touched his brother's face, his emotions soaring once again.Advertisement
Emotions warred within her.
Of all the emotions running through her mind, the one that hurt the most was knowing that everyone outside Hell had already written her off as a goner.
He couldn't read all the emotions crossing her face.
While Dean was flabbergasted, his emotions were conflicted.
Though she doubted he was capable of emotions like she was, he was capable of more than he claimed, too.Advertisement
The soft bed was warm from her body heat, and she found herself running a hand over the downy comforter while she tried to understand the emotions within her.
She hadn't outsmarted generations of deities and Immortals while laden with emotions, but she had still done it.
Her emotions were flying and intense.
She watched him go, his touch branded on her skin and her emotions muddled.
There were too many emotions for her to identify them, but one of them – or all of them? – caused the tears.Advertisement
Her chin trembled, and suddenly, she cursed the human emotions.
The crushing emotions from yesterday were more tolerable today.
She responds quickly to the gentle pressure of affection, the pat of approval, the jerk of impatience, the firm motion of command, and to the many other variations of the almost infinite language of the feelings; and she has become so expert in interpreting this unconscious language of the emotions that she is often able to divine our very thoughts.
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As a deity, she had few real emotions.Advertisement
Time outs are not just for children; giving yourself 15 minutes to calm down and gain control of your emotions is an excellent way to prevent doing or saying something you will regret later.
Gabriel wanted to say something to her, to apologize, to rationalize what happened … He felt like he was on the verge of snapping, unable to settle the turmoil of his emotions.
The emotions were almost imperceptible, and it had taken her a long time of studying him to read him.
The emotions behind the scenes were hot and angry before one more scene emerged-- this one lingering for what felt like minutes.
Evelyn was upset at what was being said, emotions crossing her face quickly.Advertisement
His movements were smooth and controlled, his emotions hidden, his dark, dark eyes alone enough to keep her immobile.
Hormones and emotions kicked in at the same time, and Evelyn's laughter turned to weeping.
She forgot her shaky body and the whirling of her emotions and strode toward the door, intent on discovering if he had done this and if so, if he had more.
They seemed like silly emotions when compared to the enormity of his task, and yet, she didn't think she could survive without them.
Emotions of all kinds played across her face as the night progressed.
She stood and paced, and emotions flew across her face.
Her eyes pinned to the scene, she couldn't help the emotions spinning through her.
Her mind went crazy with thoughts and emotions, and she wondered if A'Ran would be happy to see her.
The emotions she'd buried when she'd thought no one was coming for her bubbled.
She managed a smile, too overwhelmed by her emotions to speak.
A myriad of emotions flooded over Dean as Corday spoke.
I know it was selfish, but I felt emotions I never believed existed and I didn't want them to end… Things started to snowball from there.
He needed distance in order to maintain control of the emotions thundering through him.
He needed time to find some control over his emotions.
The diversion was helping her get her emotions under control.
Lana's eyes opened, and she stared at Brady, emotions flying through the expressive gaze.
Elise said nothing else, struggling to control her own emotions.
She met his gaze, emotions skimming through her eyes.
Thoughts and emotions scattered, Lana watched him secure the vault in the safe and then leave.
She refused, knowing there was too much at stake for her to dwell in her emotions.
Brady met her gaze again, taking in the array of emotions crossing her features.
He didn't need more emotions to hamper his decision making, and he didn't need Tim to disown him at the end of this mess.
He seemed immune to most emotions remotely human.
New emotions flooded her.
She set down the bowl, emotions bubbling again.
Is this what happens when your weak human emotions fade?
Toby went without another word, and Rhyn drew a deep breath to settle his emotions.
Katie fought to keep the emotions tumbling within her from leaking out, instead reveling in the sight of her mate. While in the underworld, she'd lost all hope of ever standing next to him again.
I've gone through emotions I didn't know I possessed.
But being around Cynthia Byrne was worth all the aggravation of these mixed emotions.
Tonight she would keep her emotions in check so that Alex wouldn't get so frustrated.
Maybe it was because he was trying to control his emotions, but his kiss was measured.
His voice was even, as if he were having trouble staying in control of his emotions.
For a full minute they exchanged emotions across the corral.
She leaned back in the chair, surrounded by a mixture of emotions.
She stared at the ground in the center of the circle, emotions building within her.
She'd buried them under the callus she'd grown around her emotions.
Her emotions still felt too close to the surface; exhaustion would only make them worse.
She'd work on burying her emotions again, this time deeper than before.
Darian watched him, gauging the emotions crossing his features.
Anger and other emotions grew within her.
Alarmed by emotions Dusty had warned her were permanent, she took a step away.
Her emotions were twisted when it came to the Grey God.
But without her magic ability to cover her emotions, the air around her sizzled.
He'd buried his emotions for Claire there, among the apple trees where he'd first met her.
They meant to light the fuse on his emotions and power by taking what he cared for most.
Her eyes lingered on it, emotions churning within her.
She looked up at him again, unaccustomed to sharing her thoughts or emotions.
The emotions subsided as she understood her danger to be over.
Tormented, exhausted, she concentrated on reining in her emotions.
She did not cry long, only until she released enough of her emotions to control the rest.
Despite his words, she saw the conflicting emotions on his face.
Taran watched the tormented emotions crossing Vara's eyes.
What was it about the uncontrolled emotions lately?
There she sank to a bench and released her emotions.
Like Alex, he tried to mask his emotions, but he wasn't near as good at it.
She stared at the door, a confused jumble of emotions burning her eyes.
Of all the emotions she expected to feel on the day of her great victory, anger and guilt were not among them.
The emotions flying across his features were too quick for her to follow.
Her emotions were crisp and clear.
He heard the thoughts of others but never experienced their emotions, aside from the pain of hurting the innocent.
These emotions were different.
Xander realized it wasn't his magic that pulled her emotions from her when he drank.
Unaccustomed to emotions he wasn't able to control, he watched her hips sway but stayed where he was.
The physical connection was making it hard to control her emotions and the memory of the other times he'd kissed her.
The sight of him stirred emotions that confused her.
The system of setting nations by the ears with the view of settling the quarrels of a few reigning houses was reduced to absurdity when the people, as in these cases, came to be partitioned and exchanged without the assertion or negation of a single principle affecting their interests or rousing their emotions.
I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my fame.
On the last point, however, the case was carried to the Supreme Court of the United States, and there Webster, presenting principally arguments of his colleagues at the state trial and making a powerful appeal to the emotions of the court, won the case for the college and for himself the front rank at the American bar.
Especially complicated was the ancient Babylonian demonology; all the petty annoyances of life - a sudden fall, a headache, a quarrel - were set down to the agency of fiends; all the stronger emotions - love, hate, jealousy and so on - were regarded as the work of demons; in fact so numerous were they, that there were special fiends for various parts of the human body - one for the head, another for the neck, and so on.
The vast myth of the Ring is related in full several times in each of the three main dramas, with ruthless disregard for the otherwise magnificent dramatic effect of the whole; hosts of original dramatic and ethical ideas, with which Wagner's brain was even more fertile than his voluminous prose works would indicate, assert themselves at all points, only to be thwarted by repeated attempts to allegorize the philosophy of Schopenhauer; all efforts to read a consistent scheme, ethical or philosophical, into the result are doomed to failure; but all this matters little, so long as we have Wagner's unfailing later resources in those higher dramatic verities which present to us emotions and actions, human and divine, as things essentially complex and conflicting, inevitable as natural laws, incalculable as natural phenomena.
Although there was little or no stress laid on either the joys or the terrors of a future life, the movement was not infrequently accompanied by most of those physical symptoms which usually go with vehement appeals to the conscience and emotions of a rude multitude.
At one time hope, at another despondency, now assured confidence, now doubt and despair, here a firm faith in the speedy coming of the kingdom of .heaven, there the thought of taking refuge by flight - such is the range of the emotions.
Clear and forcible in style and arrangement, they are models of Puritan exposition and of appeal through the emotions to the individual conscience, illuminated by frequent flashes of spontaneous and often highly unconventional humour.
In personal character he has sometimes been described as having been revoltingly heartless; and it is abundantly plain that he was singularly incapable of feeling strongly the more generous emotions - a misfortune, or a fault, which revealed itself in many ways.
In faith healing proper not only are powerful direct suggestions used, but the religious atmosphere and the autosuggestions of the patient co-operate, especially where the cures take place during a period of religious revival or at other times when large assemblies and strong emotions are found.
The public was at first greatly mystified by the nature and object of this poem, which was not merely a chronicle of Tennyson's emotions under bereavement, nor even a statement of his philosophical and religious beliefs, but, as he long afterwards explained, a sort of Divina Commedia, ending with happiness in the marriage of his youngest sister, Cecilia Lushington.
The artists of the Koun school, however, do much work which appeals to emotions in general rather than to individual memories.
The Latin hexameter, which in Ennius and Lucretius was the organ of the more dignified and majestic emotions, became in his hands the most perfect measure in which the softer and more luxurious sentiment of nature has been expressed.
Two treatises are sometimes erroneously attributed to him, one on the Emotions, the other a commentary on Aristotle's Ethics (really by Constantine Palaeocappa in the 16th century, or by John Callistus of Thessalonica).
In all these more emotional rituals, the populace sought expression for the religious emotions which were not satisfied by the cold worship of the older deities.
In 1855 he published his first large work, The Senses and the Intellect, followed in 1859 by The Emotions and the Will.
Lowth's contribution to a more critical appreciation of the Old Testament lies in his perception of the nature and significance of parallelism in Hebrew poetry, in his discernment of the extent to which the prophetical books are poetical in form, and in his treatment of the Old Testament as the expression of the thought and emotions of a people - in a word, as literature.
It was perhaps only in time of war, when Israel felt himself to be fighting the battles of Yahweh, that the Hebrew was stirred to the depths of his nature by emotions of a religious colour.
It seems justly alleged against this system by Dr Thomas Brown that "the moral sentiments, the origin of which it ascribes to our secondary feelings of mere sympathy, are assumed as previously existing in the original emotions with which the secondary feelings are said to be in unison."
The religious tone of his novels is relieved by tolerance and a broad spirit of humour, and the simpler emotions of humble life are sympathetically treated.
Yet, in denying the importance of the emotions in moral judgment, he is driven back to the admission that right actions must be " grateful " to us; that, in fact, moral approbation includes both an act of the understanding and an emotion of the heart.
In this conclusion he is in close agreement with Kant; reason is the arbiter, and right is (1) not a matter of the emotions and (2) not relative to imperfect human nature.
With joy and pride he welcomed the Byzantine East into the circle of vassal peoples and kingdoms of Rome bound politically to the see of St Peter, and with the same emotions beheld the patriarchate of Constantinople at last recognize Roman supremacy.
He succeeded more nearly than any of his predecessors in expressing or suggesting ideas and emotions which might have been supposed to be capable of translation only in terms of music. " The unconscious self, or rather the sub-conscious self," says Emile Verhaeren, " recognized in the verse and prose of Maeterlinck its language or rather its stammering attempt at language."
He carried out the principle of association into the analysis of the complex emotional states, as the affections, the aesthetic emotions and the moral sentiment, all which he endeavoured to resolve into pleasurable and painful sensations.
During Carlyle's later years the antagonism roused by his attacks upon popular opinions had subsided; and upon his death general expression was given to the emotions natural upon the loss of a remarkable man of genius.
The first-fruits of this passion was a volume of poems, published in 1841, entitled A Year's Life, which was inscribed by Lowell in a veiled dedication to his future wife, and was a record of his new emotions with a backward glance at the preceding period of depression and irresolution.
The hymn, the well-known Carmen Saeculare, gives fervent expression to the prevalent emotions of joy and gratitude.
Religion is in our emotions of reverence and dependence, and theology is the intellectual attempt to describe the object of worship. Doubtless the two do not exactly coincide, not only because accuracy is difficult or even impossible, but also because elements are admitted into the definition of God which are derived from various sources quite distinct from the religious experience.
In this period of degeneracy there were none the less an awakening to religious needs and a profound longing for a new revelation of truth, which should satisfy at once the intellect and the religious emotions.
Cult divides into two unequal parts, the stimulation of the religious emotions and the control of piety.
Here may be noted a fundamental difference in the psychology of religion, since in the Roman Church the chief appeal is to the emotions, while in the Reformed it is to the intelligence.
No great institution lives or dies by logic. Christianity rests on great religious needs which it meets and gratifies, so that its life (like all other lives) is in unrationalized emotions.
His most original compositions in verse, however, are elegiac and hendecasyllabic pieces on personal topics - the De conjugali amore, Eridanus, Tumuli, Naeniae, Baiae, &c. - in which he uttered his vehemently passionate emotions with a warmth of southern colouring, an evident sincerity, and a truth of painting from reality which excuse their erotic freedom.
While in opposition his mind was swayed to and fro with conflicting emotions of dislike to the head of the ministry and of desire to share in the spoils of office.
In this gospel we must be done with the outer world, participation in which is not the self, yet means for the self birth and death, appetites, longings, emotions, change and suffering, pleasure and pain.
Wordsworth was to show the real poetry that lies hidden in commonplace subjects, while Coleridge was to treat supernatural subjects to illustrate the common emotions of humanity.
On the 21st of June 1771 he opened his first parliament in a speech which awakened strange and deep emotions in all who heard it.
The emotions of love and hate are in everything.
The peculiar greatness and value of both Juvenal and Tacitus is that they did not shut their eyes to the evil through which they had lived, but deeply resented it - the one with a vehement and burning passion, like the " saeva indignatio " of Swift, the other with perhaps even deeper but more restrained emotions of mingled scorn and sorrow, like the scorn and sorrow of Milton when " fallen on evil days and evil tongues."
But, if so, it would follow that, since pleasure is an emotion, apathy or eradication of all emotions cannot be unconditionally required.
Posidonius, unable to explain the emotions as " judgments " or the effects of judgments, postulated, like Plato, an irrational principle (including a concupiscent and a spirited element) to account for them, although he subordinated all these as faculties to the one substance of the soul lodged in the heart.
He unites and fuses the best elements of the Italian and the popular muse, using the forms of the one to express the spirit and traditions of the other, and when he employs the medida velha, it becomes in his hands a vehicle for thought, whereas before it had usually served merely to express emotions.
The revived classical comedy was thus so bound down by respect for authority as to have little chance of development, while its language consisted of a latinized prose from which the emotions were almost absent.
His style is clear, absolutely unadorned, and somewhat lacking in force; he appeals constantly to the intellect rather than to the emotions, and is seldom picturesque, though in describing a few famous scenes, such as the execution of Charles I., he writes with pathos and dignity.
All this time Heloise had lived amid universal esteem for her knowledge and character, uttering no word under the doom that had fallen upon her youth; but now, at last, the occasion came for expressing all the pent-up emotions of her soul.
In the same pamphlet he defends an appeal to the emotions, and advocates preaching terror when necessary, even to children, who in God's sight " are young vipers.
To what peculiar excitation of our bodily or mental organism, it is asked, are the emotions due which make us declare an object beautiful or sublime?
And, the question being put in this form, the attempt has been made in some cases to explain away any peculiarity in the emotions by analysing them into simpler elements, such as primitive organic pleasures and prolonged associations of usefulness or fitness.
Perhaps by talking of "emotions" we tend to give an unduly subjective colour to the investigation; it would be better to speak of the perception of the beautiful.
His peculiar strength lay in the historical ballad, which he was the first to introduce into Rumanian poetry, and in the vivid portraiture of Oriental scenery and emotions.
The object of this treatise was to describe the arrangements by which the influence of the mind is propagated to the muscular frame, and to give a rational explanation of the muscular movements which usually accompany the various emotions and passions.
The preaching of Wesley and Whitefield and appealed direct to the emotions, with its doctrine of White- conversion, and called upon each individual not field, to understand, or to admire, or to act, but vividly to realize the love and mercy of God.
It would be hard to say that he had no heart, for he was susceptible of deep emotions; but not for individuals.
This, at any rate, is Hobbes's cardinal doctrine in moral psychology, that each man's appetites or desires are naturally directed either to the preservation of his life, or to that heightening of it which he feels as pleasure.2 Hobbes does not distinguish instinctive from deliberate pleasureseeking; and he confidently resolves the most apparently unselfish emotions into phases of self-regard.
In discussing this he distinguishes, with well-applied subtlety, between the pleasurableness of the benevolent emotions themselves, the sympathetic enjoyment of the happiness of others, and the pleasure arising from a consciousness of their love and esteem.
As regards moral sentiments generally, the view suggested by Mill is more definitely given by the chief living representative of the associationist school, Alexander Bain; by whom the distinctive characteristics of conscience are traced to " education under government or authority," though prudence, disinterested sympathy and other emotions combine to swell the mass of feeling vaguely denoted by the term moral.
He proclaimed himself, before everything else, a physiologist, and looked to physiology to provide the ultimate standard for everything that has value; and though his own ethical code necessarily involves the disappearance of sympathy, love, toleration and all existing altruistic emotions, he yet in a sense finds room for them in such altruistic self-sacrifice as prepares the way for the higher man of the future.
Taylor himself attempts to find the roots of ethics in the moral sentiments of mankind, the moral sentiments being primarily feelings or emotions, though they imply and result in judgments of approval and disapproval upon conduct.
Emotions and volitions, he holds, are not directly self-preservations of the soul, as our presentations are, but variable states of such presentations resulting from their interaction when above the threshold of consciousness.
There is little description in his novels, which sometimes seem to move on an almost bare and colourless stage, but, on the other hand, the analysis of motives, of emotions, and of "the fine shades" has rarely been carried further.
Your face is a road map to your emotions.
There were so many emotions running below the surface of this family relationship.
But I must control any irrational emotions and plan carefully, to the zenith of my high level of intelligence.
Breathing raggedly, she tried hard to rein in the emotions that were close to landing her in trouble.
She didn't know why, couldn't get control of either her emotions or the hunger in her blood.
I mean, as soon as Darkyn's name was on my back, it shifted, like none of the emotions I felt for Gabriel were real â€¦ and now with the blood bondâ€¦" "Gods. I'm the last person to ask this touchy-feely stuff," Rhyn said and rubbed his jaw again.
Darkyn's assertion that demons didn't have emotions almost seemed true.
It wasn't her physical appearance; it was the shimmer of uncertainty and worry around her, emotions the deity hadn't been capable of.
Incapable of human emotion, Darkyn was nonetheless expressing what demon emotions he had.
There were too many emotions for her to identify them, but one of them â€“ or all of them? â€“ caused the tears.
The whole reason he'd avoided her was because of Wynn's warning â€“ pleasure kills â€“ a reminder that Deidre's tumor was connected to her emotions.
She crossed her arms, the range of emotions crossing her face too fast for him to decipher.
Gabriel wanted to say something to her, to apologize, to rationalize what happened â€¦ He felt like he was on the verge of snapping, unable to settle the turmoil of his emotions.
I connected the tumor â€“ which was completely operable â€“ with magic to her emotions.
Her emotions tumbling, her body shaking, she stepped away quickly from the doorway when Romas and his father stepped from the dwelling into the night.
Perhaps some unhappiness, too, and tragedy, but even those emotions seemed wrapped in forgiveness.
I know it was selfish, but I felt emotions I never believed existed and I didn't want them to endâ€¦ Things started to snowball from there.
He didn't need more emotions to hamper his decision making, and he didn't need Tim to disown him at the end of this mess for exploiting the girl Brady was charged with guarding.
She'd long suppressed fear, knowing there was one way to Rhyn, and it was with Gabriel. Unless Rhyn got himself killed first. Then she wasn't sure what she'd do. One hand went to her stomach, where their child grew. Her emotions started to surge again, but she pushed them down with her fear and steadied her breathing.
Katie smiled, amused despite the rain, thunder and bugs. The woman was as unique as she'd claimed to be, at once easily entertained and melancholy. Katie couldn't quite keep up with Deidre's odd mixture of emotions, but she pitied the woman, who seemed more lost in her own world than anything.
These emotions had taken thousands of years to bury and were bubbling up again, too strong for her to ignore forever.
Not caring how many vamps might be in the gym, she entered and took up her favorite spot and began channeling her emotions into the punching bag.
Her emotions soared even higher at his words, until her tears overflowed.
She wanted to cry, overwhelmed, this time by different emotions than those that plagued her this week.
In fact they were experiencing a complete range of unseen emotions from hysteria, through delight to utter despair.
I try to avoid pens whenever I'm feeling it because pens try to make emotions eloquent, and they're not.
Emotions consist of subtle shade, and are never absolute.
I'd also love to make some great European road movie - lots of existential angst, heavy emotions.
He is also a proud man who firmly believes he can engineer happiness for his family by sheltering them from his own emotions.
Michael Carrithers has argued that human emotions provide a similar bridgehead.
The vehicle of feelings and emotions seen by clairvoyants as an aura of flashing colors.
A real roller coaster of emotions to watch her perform.
Although the illness primarily affects cognition, it can also contribute to chronic problems with behavior or emotions.
His wizened face creased with emotions and he did not stop the tears coursing down as he introduced me to his family.
Emotions are not dialectical; their intensity varies but not the nature of the emotions themselves.
It delves into the dark underbelly of human relationships to expose the sometimes harmonious, sometimes discordant emotions that affect us all.
I began to suspect that certain sounds evoked certain emotions, like the Baptist hymns.
The main idea is to convey the emotions that the couple feel for each other.
Graham, the more deliberately judicial for the stirring emotions he felt, asked if there had been any fighting.
Can you think of a better way to express these emotions than through flowers?
Now, the son would have to deal with a lot of suppressed emotions regarding how he felt toward his father.
Oh my, as usual, overwhelmed by emotions while thinking about HIM!
Caris is a real rebel, with all the conflicting emotions of adolescence.
In some ways, the negative emotions fuelled my creativity.
Subsequently the mixed emotions that arise from such an event.. .
Don't feel embarrassed about crying as it helps when you release these intense emotions.
Reading my diary entries and letters and looking at photos had been a catalyst for all the pent-up emotions inside me.
Accordingly, the lyrics were concerned with expressing affection and exploring more tender emotions.
Both love and hate are, in my experience relatively scarce emotions among the whole gamut of human emotionality.
In the doorway stood Elizabeth thoroughly enjoying the changing emotions registering on her former husband's face.
The impact on people's mental health was clearly evident in terms of the high emotions in some of the responses.
The base and dastardly emotions which they thus evinced belong to the curse, and are always in its train.
It's a timeless, paranoid fable that grabs at the emotions, negates the intellect, and reduces everything to absolutes.
I jumped on board and we parted, both of us filled with truly fraternal emotions.
Both combined to take everyone in the hall through the entire gamut of emotions in barely ten minutes.
Anger, frustration and an overwhelming grief are common emotions flowing from experiences of great trial or pain as described above.
It shows you are managing to diminish the really gross emotions that were swamping them!
If we're talking about horary, we're talking about the emotions at the time of the question.
An infant's actions are purely impulsive reactions to the sensations and emotions he is experiencing.
Our emotions are not instinctive - we have to learn to feel.
There may be a display of basic personality traits and emotions much the same as with alcoholic intoxication.
My emotions went from depression to sheer jubilation within 5 minutes.
Cooking oils that due to begin emotions thereby lessening star caron butler.
Over time, this has an effect on the emotions since detoxifying the liver can lift depressive, angry or sad moods.
Some of the contributors were quite obviously livid with rage and other volatile emotions.
Maelstrom of conflicting emotions, desires and uncertainty.
Wordsworth described poetry as the ' spontaneous overflow of powerful emotions.
Singing, playing instruments, dancing, painting and composing poetry are all various ways of expressing human emotions in a creative manner.
In solitude, the emotions are too quiescent to be explored and analyzed.
Hamlet shows a full range of emotions, beginning with confusion and depression, to melancholy and eventually murderous rage.
Do you think men feel they must keep their emotions repressed?
Back to top Promoting good practice Child abuse, particularly sexual abuse, can arouse strong emotions in those facing such a situation.
Although emotions are largely spontaneous, they can be managed to some extent.
A news story can jolt your emotions, explain the complex, reveal something new or maybe even make you change your mind.
But these eight songs still present 32 minutes of barely suppressed emotions on the verge of kindling.
During the incredibly tense moments that followed, I read a mixture of emotions in his cautious darting eyes.
At the finish we felt emotions words fail describe, anyone who has completed 10 tors will know what I mean.
So, given this whistle-stop tour, are we to make the conclusion that emotions are rational?
I love it when that happens - the music somehow transcends the aural and manages to connect directly to your emotions.
The soloists from Canterbury were of course first class, the boy treble especially touching the emotions.
His eloquence was of that nature, in its impassioned appeals to the strongest emotions, that it required for its full effect the highest themes and the most dramatic situations.
Ever since those early days I had felt the impulse to describe them, but as is the case with all profound emotions, whether intellectual or moral, what we most desire to realize to ourselves we are the least inclined to reveal to the world at large.
In the moral sphere the passions or emotions (which Descartes reduces to the six primitive forms of admiration, love, hatred, desire, joy and sadness) are the perceptions or sentiments of the mind, caused and maintained by some movement of the vital spirits, but specially referring to the mind only.
Among the reasons which led people to identify the liver with the very source of life, and hence as the seat of all affections and emotions, including what to us are intellectual functions, we may name the bloody appearance of that organ.
In this stage of belief, therefore, the liver is the'seat of all emotions and affections, as well as of intellectual functions, and it is only when with advancing anatomical knowledge the functions of the heart and then of the brain come to be recognized that a differentiation of functions takes place which had its outcome in the assignment of intellectual activity to the brain or head, of the higher emotions and affections (as love and courage) to the heart, while the liver was degraded to the rank of being regarded as the seat of the lower emotions and affections, such as jealousy, moroseness and the like.
Hepatoscopy, or divination through the liver, belongs therefore to the primitive period when that organ summed up all vitality and was regarded as the seat of all the emotions and affections - the higher as well as the lower - and also as the seat of intellectual functions.
But at the distance of twenty-five years I can neither forget nor express the strong emotions which agitated my mind as I first approached and entered the Eternal City.
He was especially anxious to make it clear that he included in "utility" the pleasures of the imagination and the gratification of the higher emotions, and to show how powerfully the good of mankind as a motive appealed to the imagination.
They are hymns of the laity, describing with much beauty and depth of feeling the emotions of the pilgrim when his feet stood within the gates of Jerusalem, when he looked forth on the encircling hills, when he felt how good it was to be camping side by side with his brethren on the slopes of Zion (cxxxiii.), when a sense of Jehovah's forgiving grace and the certainty of the redemption of Israel triumphed over all the evils of the present and filled his soul with humble and patient hope.
The Psalter is that part of the Old Testament in which the devotional aspect of the religious character finds its completest expression; and in lyrics of exquisite tenderness and beauty the most varied emotions are poured forth by the psalmists to their God - despondency and distress, penitence and resignation, hope and confidence, jubilation and thankfulness, adoration and praise.
But, just as psychology in general cannot do duty for a theory of knowledge, so it holds true of this particular application of psychology that a mere reference of these emotions to the mechanism and interactive play of our faculties cannot be regarded as an account of the nature of the beautiful.
It is difficult to describe my emotions when I stood on the point which overhangs the American Falls and felt the air vibrate and the earth tremble.
In my account of Helen last year, I mentioned several instances where she seemed to have called into use an inexplicable mental faculty; but it now seems to me, after carefully considering the matter, that this power may be explained by her perfect familiarity with the muscular variations of those with whom she comes into contact, caused by their emotions.
Of late he had received so many new and very serious impressions--such as the retreat from Smolensk, his visit to Bald Hills, and the recent news of his father's death--and had experienced so many emotions, that for a long time past those memories had not entered his mind, and now that they did, they did not act on him with nearly their former strength.
William Wordsworth described it as " emotions recollected in tranquility ".
The full release of repressed emotions may not be achieved in a single session.
Once the negative emotions are released from the body the individual will be able to access these more resourceful states.
Girls ages 9 - 14 may not always want to talk with parents or teachers about their roiling emotions.
But for a young cast to rouse such strong emotions in an audience is something very special indeed.
For women, sipping this drink before and during menstruation can help stabilize the emotions.
The manager uses a formal, rational method whilst the leader uses passion and stirs emotions.
The subjunctive tenses are used to describe feeling, emotions and moods not necessarily linked to facts and reality.
And yet, even then, joy will overcome the tears of sorrow so that the optimism is felt in the emotions.
Having touch telepathy makes her life one of constant exposure to others ' emotions.
At the finish we felt emotions words fail describe, anyone who has completed 10 Tors will know what I mean.
The Buddhist religion believes in separating oneself from the torrent of human emotions.
Professor X's first student was 11-year-old Jean Gray, traumatized when she telepathically experienced the emotions of a dying friend.
In early 19th century, romantic opera gave more dimension to the extreme emotions which were typical of that era.
The World Cup second round gets underway tomorrow (Saturday) and with it comes mixed emotions for England supporters.
Their ' knowledge ' is merely verbal, and Sprigge suggests that real knowledge would involve actively participating in the appropriate emotions.
It is vital to keep in mind that dogs do not have the capacity to intercept human language, behavior or emotions.
Despite strong emotions, a well-informed debate ensued over the treaty.
This dreadful disease produced a welter of emotions in the medieval mind.
The whirlwind of emotions generated by the Olympic Games sucks me up.
Expressing and releasing your deepest emotions, whether positive or negative, is a healing process called catharsis.
Over the past week, Rebecca has felt an array of emotions.
Tanner found it difficult to articulate his emotions and express how he really felt.
Her emotions would not control her; she just needed tobanishher anger from her mind.
Hillary's pregnancy put her emotions into quite a fickle state.
Pat kept her facial expressions so reserved that her emotions were unfathomable.
Don't let your emotions overpower you!
The woman hid the fact that she was a sociopath by pretending to have emotions like other people.
She found it difficult to get along with her friend's boyfriend and was worried he was a sociopath because of his lack of emotions.
Remember, hormones can wreak havoc on your emotions!
Accept your emotions and understand that childcare is an important part of your baby's life that will change and adjust similar to any other development milestone.
Painful emotions and little or no reprieve from the daily tasks of child caretaking can certainly take its toll.
It is important to remember, however, that while identical twins do share the same DNA makeup, they are separate individuals with separate emotions and personalities.
They also tend to be able to read each other's emotions on a completely different wave length.
They may enjoy creating a special chart for their baby brother or sister, and it will often help them cope with their emotions of fear and helplessness when they see their smallest family member hooked up to machines and fighting for life.
Once you get into the mind of a toddler and try to see things from his point of view, you may have a bit more empathy for his plethora of emotions.
Although much of parenting involves emotions and nurturing, there are many parts of parenting that require simply getting things done.
Once you see the puppies, your emotions may overwhelm reason, so you'll want the dogs' genetic background before viewing the litter.
It's important to come up with a budget before your emotions take the reins.
Having a set figure in mind helps avoid making buying decisions based on emotions rather than logic.
Most trends fluctuate because of emotions and attitudes, but consumers can be influenced by peers, third-party reviews, and celebrities.
All animals have emotions, attitudes and personalities just like people, and cats are super sensitive.
Kids will feel the same emotions as the character when things go bump in the night.
Books that teach about emotions are also good choices for toddlers, who often have trouble expressing their feelings adequately.
Discussing the topic of children and divorce is guaranteed to bring up some strong emotions.
You need to find a constructive outlet for your emotions, especially if you have small children who can sense the tension in your household.
Divorce comes with many different emotions.
The hard part is dealing with these various emotions.
They may notice behavior and emotions from your children and can help you help them cope with the divorce.
However, there are some common emotions that people feel when dealing with the end of their marriage and the breakdown of the traditional family unit.
Counseling can help deal with these emotions.
It actually can be helpful to you if you place more priority on taking care of their emotions.
Many people believe that men don't struggle as much as women do because they don't publicly express their emotions; however, divorce can be just as devastating to men.
The process of divorce usually takes place during times of high stress, anxiety and unstable emotions.
Emotions can rise to volatile levels during the stress of marriage problems.
When emotions and thoughts become overwhelming, mental and physical health typically decline.
Use it to record the progression of your emotions as well as the milestones you achieve towards healing.
Teachers and school counselors can provide the children with extracurricular activities as well as an additional outlet for their emotions.
These are living human beings with their own emotions and fledgling personalities, which require extra nurturing in the face of adversity.
No matter what precipitated the break-up, co-parents benefit from treating child-rearing issues like business deals and avoid letting emotions cloud their judgment during any co-parenting communications.
Unlike aromatherapy, in which fragrant herbs are used to stimulate the emotions through the sense of smell, Bach Flower Essences infuse the essential qualities of plants and some minerals into a tincture.
Bach's driving belief was that disease was caused by unbalanced emotions.
If at any time you feel out of control of your emotions or find yourself entertaining thoughts of self-harm, contact a professional counselor, call a depression hotline, or confide in a trusted friend.
Only Keep What You Love - This may sound obvious, but often there are emotions, good and bad, that are tied to family furniture.
Most people are driven to buy homes from emotions and energy.
Perfume aromas are not only defined as rose or lavender, but described by the emotions they present such as softness, romance or freshness.
Different scents draw out different emotions - some are invigorating, while others are more relaxing.
Hidden emotions and deep rooted memories, along with the variances of scent receptors and sensitivity, greatly influence our experience with odors.
These emotions carry over into the outward appearance, providing a perfect start for the dark eyes and sad designs often found in emo makeup and on clothing.
Having eyes prepared for any of life's emotions will save you embarrassment and wasted money on products that just don't work.
Comprised of notes that embrace various emotions, it's a versatile scent that doesn't ally itself too closely with any particular family.
Since it is an electronic pet, you won't have to worry about causing detrimental damage to a living being, except for your own emotions if your virtual pet happens to pass away.
Subjects who are at ease will let their emotions flow freely.
Don't worry about remembering when a particular event took place, simply focus on the feelings and emotions behind the photo.
This helps capture the sights, sounds and emotions you experienced on the trip.
This is a particularly helpful technique for women, who are more prone than men to want to talk through problems and emotions, and more likely to feel a positive resolution when they do.
You might want to combine the breathing exercise above with a mantra such as "calm" or "peace" to help calm yourself down, or imagine your favorite place and feel the emotions of visiting that place.
Psychologically, the body will respond physically to emotions that are associated with words.
The facilitator will explain how to recognize the various anger triggers, talk about appropriate and inappropriate anger responses, and offer methods and techniques of dealing with angry emotions.
Though controlling anger might seem a daunting and formidable task, anger management worksheets can help alleviate anger and reduce the accumulative stresses associated with these powerful emotions.
What emotions are you feeling when you are angry?
This may be contrary to everything you want to do when anger takes hold, but stepping away from the drama is much more beneficially and proactive than reacting to the power of your anger and other emotions.
By learning the tools that can control our anger emotions, we can make anger manageable.
Managing anger can be a challenge, especially if you have lived with volatile emotions for quite some time.
When you manage your anger constructively you are using the emotions you feel in a helpful, healthy manner.
Managing anger constructively is being in control of your emotions instead of letting them control you.
It has the power to evoke strong emotions, soothe the mind, and relax the body.
It's normal to run the gamut of emotions because a job provides financial security, a place to go every day, and it's a part of your routine.
This is a time when you will be vulnerable, so let yourself feel the emotions, but don't wallow in them.
Students will work with a counselor or other trained professional to identify triggers for their anger and other negative emotions.
Role-playing, modeling, and other techniques teach the students the correct process for dealing with emotions.
Well, it is, but the problem is that money often involves emotions.