Energies Sentence Examples
The energies of the indefatigable parson knew no bounds.
Their energies are stronger when they're alive.
From the date when Mr Hart took up his duties at Peking, in 1863, he unceasingly devoted the whole of his energies to the work of the department, with the result that the revenue grew from upwards of eight million taels to nearly twenty-seven million, collected at the thirty-two treaty ports, and the customs staff, which in 1864 numbered 200, reached in 1901 a total of 57 0 4.
Galen showed himself anxious to reform the church, but his chief energies were directed to increasing his power and prestige.
The energies flowing around her responded eagerly, and she molded and released them.Advertisement
She pushed their energies away self-consciously at the sudden silence and sets of eyes gazing at her.
Hell buffered his natural inability to rein in the magic and absorbed much of his energies.
During the last two years of his life Ruiz Zorilla became less active; failing health and the loss of his wife had decreased his energies, and the Madrid government allowed him to return to Spain some months before he died at Burgos, on the 1 3 th of June 1895, of heart disease.
Several companies are devoting all their energies to zinc extraction, and the output is now equal to about 5% of the world's production.
He voted consistently on the Radical side, but his chief energies were devoted to promoting the cause of Italian unity.Advertisement
The heterogeneous elements of the new organization could not be made to unite on a man who for so many years had devoted his energies to purely Whig measures, and he was considered less "available" than Fremont in 1856 and than Lincoln in 1860.
Louis, who was sick with fever, withdrew to his ancestral home, Dillenburg, to recruit his health, and then once more to devote his energies to the raising of money and troops for another invasion of the Netherlands.
Meanwhile, throughout the middle ages, it had been the policy of Venice to refrain from conquests on the Italian mainland, and to confine her energies to commerce in the East.
The Corniche road was improved; and public works in various parts of Piedmont, and the Cisalpine and Ligurian Republics attested the foresight and wisdom of the great organizer of industry and quickener of human energies.
He took no leading part in the war against the English, his energies being largely occupied with the satisfaction of his artistic and luxurious tastes.Advertisement
The total thermal effect, too, which is associated with the transformation, must be the same, whether the transformation is conducted directly or indirectly (Hess's Law of Constant Heat Sums), since the thermal effect depends only on the intrinsic energies of the initial and final systems.
Called to the bar in Paris in 1831, he threw his whole energies into journalism.
The struggle between Conrad and Guy paralysed the energies of the Christians in 1191.
The growing prominence of the new northern group of " Hittite " states continued to occupy the energies of Egypt, and when again we have more external light upon Palestinian history, the Hittites are found strongly entrenched in the land.
These events, which produced much excitement in Greece, quickened the energies of the powers.Advertisement
All his energies were now directed to securing food and vessels for its transportation and to directing its distribution in Belgium.
The foundress-queen is now waited on by the workers, who supply her with food and spare her all cares of work, so that henceforth she may devote her whole energies to egg-laying.
The nation hardly came into existence till China and India had passed their prime, and remained secluded and free from the continual struggle against barbarian invaders, which drained the energies of its neighbours.
These are some of the questions which must absorb the energies of the rising generation of economists.
Mary of Lorraine now gave her energies to the expulsion of the English and to the difficult task of keeping the peace between the Scots and their French auxiliaries.Advertisement
But the decline in the energies of the central government at Paris and the appointment of Scherer as commander-in-chief of the army of Italy frustrated the plans of a vigorous offensive which Bonaparte continued to develop and advocate.
The means whereby he engaged the energies of the Italians on behalf of the French Republic and yet refrained from persecuting the Roman Catholic Church in the way only too common among revolutionary generals, bespoke political insight of no ordinary kind.
France, always the natural home of the Crusades, was too fully occupied, first by war with England and then by a struggle with the papacy, to turn her energies towards the East.
But his energies were not confined to himself.
The name was imported from Ireland, where it had been used to designate one of the Ribbon societies that devoted its energies to intimidating and maltreating process servers and the agents of landlords, and whose greatest activity was between 1835 and 1855.
He did not, however, confine his energies to travelling.
Of course, generally speaking, less advance was made than in many previous decades, owing to the interregnum caused by the World War, when all British, French, German, and Austrian work was held up, and only the Americans and to a lesser degree the so-called " Egyptian " Service of Antiquities (manned by French and English) did any digging at all; while in all the European countries the energies of all the archaeologists who were not superannuated were transferred to the field of war, and there was no time left to write little papers, still less big books.
He at once devoted his energies to repairing the evils caused by civil war.
Jackson now determined to make Van Buren president in 1836, and bent all his energies to that end.
He taught at the lycee Charlemagne in 1853, and in the school of architecture 1865-1871, but his energies were mainly devoted to various scientific missions entrusted to him.
Already the nations are groaning under the burdens of militarism, and are for ever diverting energies that might be employed in the furtherance of useful productive work to purposes of an opposite character.
Between 1782 and 1790 Tooke gave his support to Pitt, and in the election for Westminster, in 1784, threw all his energies into opposition to Fox.
But it was the work at home which occupied most of his energies.
This is the key to the regeneration of social existence, as it is the key to that unity of individual life which makes all our energies converge freely and without wasteful friction towards a common end.
Bhutias do not care to extend their cultivation, as an increased revenue is exacted in proportion to the land cultivated, but devote their whole energies to make the land yield twice what it is estimated to produce.
Everywhere he bent his energies to the exposition of the new thoughts which were beginning to effect a revolution in the thinking world.
The law of equipartition shows that the various mean energies of different kinds are all equal, each being measured by the quantity 1/4h.
As governor he devoted his energies to the construction of the canal, but the opposition to his administration, led by Martin Van Buren and Tammany Hall, became so formidable by 1822 that he declined to seek a third term.
He had been designed by his parents for the military profession, but the new light which now broke in upon him determined him to devote his entire energies to the abolition of the existing feudal system and to the establishment of a constitutional government.
In a free Greek state he would at once have begun his duties as a citizen, and found therein sufficient employment for his growing energies.
His energies were, however, directed to the organization, not yet of victory, but of defence.
Moreover, Dr Gilly's book (A Visit to the Valleys of Piedmont), chancing to fall into the hands of an officer who had lost his leg at Waterloo, Colonel Beckwith, suggested an object for the energies of one who was 10th at the age of twenty-six to sink into enforced idleness.
Ballance at once raised the pay of members from £150 to £240 a year, but otherwise directed his energies to constitutional reforms and social experiments.
Politics he made his business, and to this he devoted all his energies.
It was said of him at the time that he gave up all his energies to love, friendship and learning.
Cochrane and Church at once concentrated their energies on the task of relieving the Acropolis.
The full details of the settlement are unknown, but thenceforward the British company devoted its energies chiefly to the development of its Indian possessions, while the Dutch were left supreme in the archipelago.
He was intended for the priesthood and entered the seminary of Floreffe, but his energies claimed a more active sphere.
From 1856 to 1863 Lambermont devoted most of his energies to the removal of this impediment.
Separated from the West, it directed its energies towards the East, and here its nearest neighbour was the Persian church.
But the difficulties of the patriots were commensurate with their energies, and though the new constitution was drafted so early as December 1789, it was not till May 1791 that it could safely be presented to the diet.
At Algiers the energies of the French were devoted to protecting themselves against the incursions of the Hajutas.
These exacting tasks did not absorb all his energies.
The following month he excommunicated Arnold of Brescia in a synod at Cremona, and thenceforth devoted most of his energies to the recovery of his see.
In the first decades after the establishment of independence the resources and energies of the nation were absorbed in the task of occupying the vacant spaces of a continent, and sub-, duing it to agriculture; and so long as land was so abundant that the spreading population easily sustained itself upon the fruits of the soil, and satisfied the tastes of a simple society with the products of neighborhood handicrafts, there was no incentive to any real development of a factory economy.
The government endeavoured to bring about an amalgamation of these rival companies, believing that the united energies and financial ability of the whole country were required for so vast an undertaking.
Having in 1264 united the whole of Pomerania under his rule, Barnim devoted his energies to improving its internal condition.
He now entered on his professorial career, which continued with some intervals down to 1884, and occupied a large part of his energies.
When we are trying to bring radiation into connexion with temperature, we must therefore take a sufficiently large group of molecules and compare their average energies with the average radiation.
Accordingly, he calls these and all other processes " psychophysical "; and as he recognized two parallel energies, physical and psychical, differing only as outer and inner aspects of the same energy, he called this " psychophysical energy."
Mr Balfour's inability to get the maximum amount of work out of the House was largely due to the situation in South Africa, which absorbed the intellectual energies of the House and of the country and impeded the progress of legislation.
The Holy See directed all its energies towards the solution of the problem; in the event of its proving to be insoluble, it would take care that it should remain a festering sore in the body of the monarchy.
He was early attracted by the works of William Blake, whose Songs of Experience he endeavoured to interpret, and of Swedenborg, to the elucidation of whose writings he devoted the best energies of his life.
The elector was very fond of pomp, and, striving to model his court upon that of Louis XIV., he directed his main energies towards obtaining for himself the title of king.
The immense energies of Duke Henry the Lion had been devoted to his northern rather than his southern duchy, and when the dispute over the Bavarian succession was settled in 1156 the district between the Enns and the Inn had been transferred to Austria.
Untaught by Maximilian Emmanuel's experience, his son, Charles Albert (1726-1745), devoted all his energies to increasing the European prestige and power of his house.
Without attaching himself to any particular system of philosophical doctrine, he fought error incessantly, and in regard to art, poetry and the drama and religion, suggested ideas which kindled the enthusiasm of aspiring minds, and stimulated their highest energies.
Unfortunately for the Church, he was not elevated to the see of York until his energies were exhausted.
He visited the famous King Olaf Tryggvason, who reigned from 995 to 1000, and was bending his energies toward Christianizing Norway and Iceland.
The chief energies of this king in fact were expended on developing the south extremity of Thebes on both banks.
His official work in the latter capacity would alone have strained the energies of an ordinary man.
His main energies, however, were devoted to the affairs of his see.
He concentrated all his energies on the government and defence of northern and eastern Germany, leaving the southern and western districts to profit by his example, while his policy of refraining from interference in the affairs of the other duchies tended to diminish the ill-feeling which existed between the various German tribes and to bring peace to the country as a whole.
But the emperors were not merely absent, they had to engage in struggles in which they exhausted the energies necessary to enforce obedience at home; and, in order to obtain help, they were sometimes glad to concede advantages to which, under other conditions, they would have tenaciously clung.
Such authority as the emperor reserved for himself he could exercise but feebly from a distant land in which his energies were otherwise occupied.
As in former times the effect of the connection of Germany with Italy was altogether mischievous, because to expedite his Italian journey the king had added to the great privileges of the princes and had repressed the energies of the towns.
Rupert was an excellent elector, and under more favorable circumstances would have made a good king, but so serious were the jealousies and divisions in the kingdom that he found little scope for his energies outside the Palatinate.
During the period of these constitutional struggles the kings chief energies were spent in warring against the French kings Maxi- Charles VIII.
The age of war was far indeed from being over, but men were at least beginning to see that unnecessary bloodshed is an evil, and that the true outlet for the mass of human energies is not conflict but industry.
He adopted Bentham's principles in their entirety, and determined to devote all his energies to bringing them before the world.
The terrible blow to Athens quickened the energies of an anti-Athenian faction at Thurii.
Mineptah, the thirteenth son in the huge family of Rameses, must have been old when he ascended the throne; after his first years of reign his energies gave way, and he was followed by a quick succession of inglorious rulers, Seti II., the queen Tuosri, Amenmesse, Siptah; the names of the last two were erased from their monuments.
Assurbani-pals energies throughout this crisis were entirely occupied with revolts nearer home, in Babylon, Elam and Arabia.
After the danger from the Mongols had ceased, however, KalUn directed his energies towards capturing the last places that remained in the hands of the Franks, and proceeded to take Markab, Latakia, and Tripoli (April 26th, 1289).
He earned the confidence of the Porte by the cruel discipline he maintained in his own sanjak, and the regular flow of tribute and bribes which he directed to Constantinople; while he bent all his energies to extending his territories at the expense of his neighbours.
But although a reconciliation was effected, the bishop evidently regarded this as a defeat; and having resigned the chancellorship his energies were diverted into another channel.
During the years of Unionist ascendancy Mr Asquith divided his energies between his legal work and politics; but his adhesion to Lord Rosebery (q.v.) as a Liberal Imperialist at the time of the Boer War, while it strengthened his position in the eyes of the public, put him in some difficulty with his own party, led as it was by Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, who was identified with the "proBoer" policy.
The Welsh revolt absorbed his energies till 1408.
Remaining in the cabinet of President Andrew Johnson, Stanton exerted all his energies toward thwarting the policies of that executive, especially those related to the reconstruction of the Southern states.
But he was often oblivious to the strain upon her energies, and had little command of his temper.
The secular importance of Henry's activity has been somewhat obscured by his achievements in the sphere of ecclesiastical politics; but no small part of his energies was devoted to the task of expanding the royal authority at the expense of temporal competitors.
This principle is in constant action; it regulates the colour, the figure, the capacities and instincts; those individuals in each species whose colour and covering are best suited to concealment or protection from enemies, or defence from inclemencies or vicissitudes of climate, whose figure is best accommodated to health, strength, defence and support; whose capacities and instincts can best regulate the physical energies to self-advantage according to circumstances - in such immense waste of primary and youthful life those only come to maturity from the strict ordeal by which nature tests their adaptation to her standard of perfection and fitness to continue their kind by reproduction."
Both Morris and Burne-Jones had come to Oxford with the intention of taking holy orders, but as they felt their way they both came to the conclusion that there was more to be done in the direction of social reform than of ecclesiastical work, and that their energies would be best employed outside the priesthood.
He had by that time formed the resolution to direct all his reading and to devote all his energies to the preparation of some great historical work, and during the next seventeen years he bestowed ten hours each day in working out his purpose.
The Europe of his later years was very different from the idyllic and enlightened autocracy of the 18th century, in which he had spent his best years and to which he had devoted his energies; yet Goethe was at home in it.
But his energies were principally devoted to pacific purposes.
Among the humble-bees (Bombus) the workers help the queen, who takes her share in the duties of the nest; the distinction between queen and workers is therefore less absolute than in the hive-bees (Apis), whose queen, relieved of all nursing and building cares by the workers, devotes her whole energies b FIG.
The queen may be altogether relieved of the work of the nest as the season advances, so that she can devote all her energies to egg-laying, and the colony grows rapidly.
On discovering in 1863 that a French shipbuilder, with the connivance of Napoleon III., was constructing two formidable iron-clads and two corvettes for the use of the Confederacy, he devoted his energies to thwarting this scheme, and succeeded in preventing the delivery of all but one of these vessels to the Confederate agents.
The insurrectos concentrated all their energies upon Cavite province.
He directed his energies primarily to Khorasan.
This would not have mattered if the necessary defensive works had been carried out, but the energies of the troops had been directed to preparing elaborate works in advance positions not well suited for defence, and the positions chosen by Cadorna for the main line of resistance were in many cases untouched.
Fresh knowledge, new forces and faculties, have to be acquired by positive and strenuous efforts, while, on the other hand, delusions and superstitions are to be abandoned by an attitude of conscious neglect; or to use the phraseology of the Hindus, Avidyd, nescience - the mental state of the unenlightened - through which the individual energies are scattered and dissipated in futile effort, is gradually replaced by Vidyd, the higher wisdom which dispels the darkness of the mind, awakens our latent faculties and concentrates our efforts in the direction of that harmonious union, which ultimately results in Nirvana.
The necessity of christianizing his heathen kingdom by force of arms engrossed all the energies of Stephen and compelled him to adopt a pacific policy towards the emperors of the East and West.
Although the Vaishnava sects hitherto noticed, in their adoration of Vishnu and his incarnations, Krishna and Ramachandra, usually associate with these gods their Brot wives, as their saktis, or female energies, the sexual element is, as a rule, only just allowed sufficient scope to enhance the emotional character of the rites of worship. In some of the later Vaishnava creeds, on the other hand, this element is far from being kept within the bounds of moderation and decency.
In the later Saiva mythology this theory finds its artistic representation in Siva's androgynous form of Ardha-narisa, or "halfwoman-lord," typifying the union of the male and female energies; the male half in this form of the deity occupying the right-hand, and the female the left-hand side.
The journey to Italy made by the king in 1154 was the precursor of five other expeditions which engaged his main energies for thirty years, during which the subjugation of the peninsula was the central and abiding aim of his policy.
Real force was not in it, but rather in that counterpart to its unlimited pretensions, the church, which had evolved it from barbarian night, and which used her own more vital energies for undermining the rival of her creation.
In doing so, we must be careful to remember that the study of the classics did but give a special impulse to pent-up energies which were bound in one way or another to assert their independence.
The energies of the Italian people were devoted to transcribing codices, settling.
The principle contended for and established by this reaction was absolutism as opposed to freedom - monarchical absolutism, papal absolutism, the suppression of energies liberated by the Renaissance and the Reformation.
Milton, the greatest humanistic poet of the English race, lent his pen and moral energies during the best years of his life to securing that principle on which modern political systems at present rest.
While holding this office he devoted his energies chiefly to the acquisitions of Texas, in order to preserve the equilibrium between the South and the constantly growing North.
He further maintained that God is not at one and the same time Father, Son and Spirit, but, on the contrary, has been active in three apparently consecutive manifestations or energies - first in the rp60-corov of the Father as Creator and Lawgiver, then in the 7rpovcoro-v of the Son as Redeemer, and lastly in the 7rp6vcairov of the Spirit as the Giver of Life.
Essex, though bitterly mortified, at once threw all his energies into the endeavour to procure for Bacon the solicitorship; but in this case also, his method of dealing, which was wholly opposed to Bacon's advice,' seemed to irritate the queen.
In the first place, natural antagonism might be looked for from the two opposed sects, the one of whom, in despair of knowledge, maintained that all science was impossible; while the other, resting on authority and on the learning that had been handed down from the Greeks, declared that science was already completely known, and consequently devoted their energies to methodizing and elaborating it.
A great financial and fiscal reform at once claimed all his energies.
A third great group rises out of the sentiments and affections of man, or the moral energies which he sees working in human life.
His energies were largely devoted to co-operation among the various Nonconformist bodies, and he was one of the founders and most energetic members of the National Council of the Evangelical Free Churches.
They explain at the same time the naïveté which set a high price on the products his own energies had turned out, and could not see that what was so original to himself might seem less unique to other judges.
But like too many of them, he was self-conscious, self-willed and dogmatic; and his transformation in middle life, while it im- mensely enriched his sympathies as well as his energies, left him unable to put himself in the place of those who retained the views which he had himself held.
But in 1854 a definite standpoint appeared to have been reached - Great Britain would confine her energies to the Cape and Natal, leaving the republics to work out their own destinies undisturbed.
This conflict lasted until May 1878, and largely absorbed the energies of Sir Bartle Frere.3 In the meantime a scheme of unification, as opposed to federation, put forward by the Molteno ministry - a scheme which in its essence anticipated the form of government established in 1910 - had met with no support from Frere or the home ministry.
Rhodes had intended to withdraw from Cape politics and devote his energies for a time entirely to Rhodesia, but the pressure put upon him by a section of the British colonists was so strong that he determined to throw in his lot with them.
To Cambrai, accordingly, all his energies were now directed.
In the rhetorical exaggeration of the famous tenth satire, for instance, the highest energies of patriotism - the gallant and desperate defence of great causes, by sword or speech - are quoted 1..
Chrysippus's im mediate successors were Zeno of Tarsus, Diogenes of Seleucia (often called the Babylonian) and Antipater of Tarsus, men of no originality, though not without ability; the two lastnamed, however, had all their energies taxed to sustain the conflict with Carneades (q.v.).
Gieseler for church history, but his energies were principally devoted to philosophy and philology, and his earliest publication was an edition of the Arabic Moallakat of Amru'lQais, which gained for him the prize at his graduation in the philosophical faculty.
He devoted his energies in quite early life to the study of Asiatic languages, and published in 1802 his Asiatisches Magazin (Weimar, 1802-1803).
But the proof he gave by his transfer of energies that the work of reform was never quite finished - this was something of peculiar value, and worth the risk of some indiscretions.
The failure of this second attempt satisfied the Muscovy Company, which thenceforward directed all its energies to the profitable Spitzbergen trade.
The great bent of his energies was ceaselessly directed to the better organization of his diocese and to the furtherance of schemes for increasing the influence and efficiency of the church.
The introduction of cotton caused the woollen manufactures on the western side to be superseded by the working up of the imported raw material; but woollen manufactures, themselves carried on now almost entirely with imported raw material, have continued to employ the energies of the inhabitants of the east.
However, it shows a certain recognition of England's need to concentrate her energies on her own development.
A natural field for the energies of the surplus population was also found in colonization work in British East Africa.
Manuel Murillo Toro (1872-1874) and Santiago Perez (1874-1876) saw the country apparently acquiring constitutional equilibrium, and turning its energies to the development of its matchless resources.
Another policy which he threw his energies into carrying out was the utilization of the economic forces of the Allies in the prosecution of the war.
He became not merely Chancellor of the Exchequer, but also leader of the House of Commons, the Prime Minister concentrating his energies on the work of the War Cabinet (see English History), the supreme directing authority, of which Cabinet Mr. Law was also a member, though he was not expected to give regular attendance.
Cromwell did his best to avert a social revolution, and to direct the energies of his supporters into the channels of merely political change.
Abroad, Pitts whole energies were directed to forming a fresh coalition against Bonaparte, who, on the 14th of May 1804, had proclaimed himself emperor of the French; but it was a year before Russia signed with Great Britain the treaty of St Petersburg (April ii, 1805), and the accession to the coalition of Austria, Sweden and Naples was not obtained till the following September.
Rhodes himself was not removed from the privy council, as his more extreme accusers demanded; but he had to abandon his career in Cape politics for a time, and confine his energies to the development of Rhodesia, which had been added to the empire through his instrumentality in 1888-1889.
But at the same time he devoted his energies to the improvement of the administration of the empire; he reformed the standard of coinage, fixed the price of provisions and other necessaries of daily life, remitted the tax upon inheritances and manumissions, abolished various monopolies, repressed corruption and encouraged trade.
The violent party strife which from 1880 to 1895 had absorbed the best energies of the country and paralysed every serious and productive work, ceased almost completely, and the nation as a whole turned to improve its agriculture and commerce.
During the twenty years following he devoted a large part of his energies to the numerical computation of the lunar inequalities, the redetermination of the elements of motion, and the preparation of new tables for computing the moon's position.
Brown, whose work may be regarded not only as the last word on the subject, but as embodying a seemingly complete and satisfactory solution of a problem which has absorbed an important part of the energies of mathematical astronomers since the time of Hipparchus.
But Philip's whole thoughts and energies were already directed to the preparation of an Invincible Armada for the conquest of England, and Parma was ordered to collect an enormous flotilla of transports and to keep his army concentrated and trained for the projected invasion of the island realm of Queen Elizabeth.
More rapacious than ambitious, she concerned herself little with government, but devoted her energies chiefly to augmenting her income, and providing for her family and friends.
So intense did the controversy now become, that at last, towards the end of 638, Heraclius published an Ecthesis, or Exposition of the Faith (composed by Sergius), which prohibited the use of the phrase "one energy," because of its disquieting effects on some minds, as seeming to militate against the doctrine of the two natures; while, on the other hand, the expression "two energies" was interdicted because it seemed to imply that Christ had two wills.
He was deeply interested in psychical phenomena, but his energies were primarily devoted to the study of religion and philosophy.
Demosthenes urges that such an enterprise would at present be useless; that it would fail to unite Greece; that the energies of the city should be reserved for a real emergency; but that, before the city can successfully cope with any war, there must be a better organization of resources, and, first of all, a reform of the navy, which he outlines with characteristic lucidity and precision.
He has the same imperturbable and persuasive effrontery in protesting that he is doing one thing at the moment when his energies are concentrated on doing the opposite.
The one general function of the ego, thought, becomes in relation to the non-ego either receptive or spontaneous action, and in both forms of action its organic, or sense, and its intellectual energies co-operate; and in relation to man, nature and the universe the ego gradually finds its true individuality by becoming a part of them, "every extension of consciousness being higher life."
Yet it is fair to remember that she was surrounded by enemies, that her best energies were expended in the death-struggle with Spain, and that she was rarely able to give undivided attention to the Irish problem.
The northern province, which so severely taxed the energies of Elizabeth, has since been the most prosperous and loyal part of Ireland.
But others were not slow to draw the obvious conclusions; and it may be conjectured that Gorgias's sceptical development of the Zenonian logic contributed, not less than Protagoras's sceptical development of the Ionian physics, to the diversion of the intellectual energies of Greece from the pursuit of truth to the pursuit of culture.
Henceforward all his energies were directed towards stimulating the anti-dynastic movement, first by the collection of funds from the Chinese communities in the United States, Hawaii and the Straits Settlements, and then by organized propaganda work conducted by secret agents throughout the Empire.
At last, towards the close of the i i th century, the long-pent spiritual energies of Mahommedan Spain burst forth in a brief series of illustrious men.
A lesson in geometry, given by Ostilio Ricci to the pages of the grand-ducal court, chanced, tradition avers, to have Galileo for an unseen listener; his attention was riveted, his dormant genius was roused, and he threw all his energies into the new pursuit thus unexpectedly presented to him.
Though much of his time and energies had been devoted to the re-establishment of peace at home and in the colonies from 1875 to 1880, Seor Canovas had displayed considerable activity and resolution in the reorganization of the monarchy.
The onerous duties his work at the Mint entailed severely tried his energies, and in quitting a purely scientific career he was subjected to the cares of official life, for which he was not fitted by temperament.
From this time the energies of Gordon were devoted to the defence of that town.
Having thus secured the Rhine and Danube frontiers, he turned his energies towards the east, and in 271 set out on his expedition against Zenobia, queen of Palmyra.
Fleeting matter to their mind was not worthy to embody or reflect heavenly supersensuous energies denoted by the names of Christ and the saints.
His position at court was uncomfortable, for though ambitious and conscious of possessing greater abilities than his brother (Louis XVI.), his scope for action was restricted; he consequently devoted his energies largely to intrigue, especially against Marie Antoinette, whom he hated.'
Rhyn's anger made his cell wall shake before the energies of Hell itself began suctioning his power from him.
Enhanced waves in these regions could play a major role in electron acceleration to relativistic energies during periods of prolonged substorm activity.
At higher energies, where there is no entropy bottleneck, this time scale separation disappears altogether.
A person trained in Tai chi or Chi Kung is able to detect these energies through the hands.
The reflexes are stimulated to help the body's own healing energies to become activated and balanced and to improve blood and lymph circulation.
At higher photon energies, smaller fragment ions are formed following cleavage of more than one bond.
At high collision energies, all protonated benzodiazepines eliminate a hydrogen atom by simple bond cleavage.
This climbing up the PES leads to the decreased slope of the caloric curve at higher energies.
Like Jayne I would hate anyone forcing Reiki onto me, however if they were offering Reiki maybe the energies would feel different.
When elementary particles collide at high energies they diffract off each other, just like waves of light diffract around apertures in ordinary optics.
Many people suggest a winding-down aspect to each ritual, to slowly dissipate the energies which may have been built up during the exercise.
This is a sacred site par excellence, reportedly awash with strong earth energies.
Using this new method, we predicted the surface exciton energies for KI, KBr, KCl, and NaCl within ±0.15 eV.
We have a choice - either to adapt and submit to the more powerful energies. or to be regarded as expendable.
Yet the historical juncture Russia is now passing through calls for the exertion of all our Party's energies.
At lower energies the color singlet exchange of virtual mesons, called reggeons, contribute to the fall of the cross-section with increasing energy.
Searches for elements with specific radiation energies or for specific nuclides are allowed.
Movement of body energies and sound (chanting om, chanting triple gem etc) send powerful vibrations through the mind and body.
Particle Accelerators are devices used to accelerate charged elementary particle Accelerators are devices used to accelerate charged elementary particles or ions to high energies.
Secondly, a spectrometer will measure the energies of incoming gamma-ray photons.
These mirrors were able to focus X-ray photons with energies in the range 0.1 - 10 KeV.
In this paper, the surface energies of various thermoplastic polyolefins (TPO) have been measured via Inverse Gas Chromatography (IGC ).
To accelerate protons to the highest observed energies on flare timescales, it is necessary to invoke anomalous resistivity in the MHD solution.
The high kinetic energies are needed to overcome the repulsion of the two positive nuclei.
Rose Quartz brings powerful healing energies to remove negativity and bring back a strong sense of self-worth and gentle self-love.
But there is no drama, no medical examination, no Grays, but a transformation of energies, albeit into highly stereotyped forms.
Finding no direct evidence, the researchers concluded that any quark substructure would only become evident at energies of 1 TeV or more.
Table 2 summarizes the interaction energies of the side chains of tyrosyl tRNA synthetase with the various reaction components  .
Each piece is not only a lavish work of art but also a powerful talisman and a source of positive energies.
The data shown are for minimum jet transverse energies around 40 GeV.
Our teachers devote their energies to doing the utmost for their pupils.
The machines used to take X-ray pictures produce X-rays with energies of around 120,000 electron volts.
During his foreign tour he had discovered that the idea of a grand crusade against the infidel was irrealizable, for France was, according to her traditional policy, the ally of the sultan, Austria wished to avoid trouble on her eastern frontier in order to devote her energies to the question of the Spanish succession, and all the other countries which he wished to draw into the coalition had good reasons of their own for desiring the maintenance of peace in eastern Europe.
The inference was inevitable that, as German affairs were about to be profitably exploited by France in the bargains then beginning at Rastatt, she must throw her chief energies into the Egyptian expedition.
While the papacy thus bent its energies to the destruction of the Crusades in their genuine sense, and preferred to use for its own political objects what was meant for Jerusalem, a layman took up the derelict cause with all the religious zeal which any pope had ever displayed.
Her whole energies seem henceforth devoted to academic pursuits; the military training of her youth was superseded by courses in philosophy and rhetoric; the chief organs of administration, the revived Areopagus and the senior Strategus, became as it were an education office.
Cesarini devoted all his energies to the war against the Hussites, until the disaster of Taus forced him hastily to evacuate Bohemia.
And in January 1902, reversing the policy which had its inception in the encyclical, Rerum novarum, of 1891, and had further been developed ten years later in a letter to the Italian bishops entitled Graves de communi, the "Sacred Congregation of Extraordinary Ecclesiastical Affairs" issued instructions concerning "Christian Democracy in Italy," directing that the popular Christian movement, which embraced in its programme a number of social reforms, such as factory laws for children, old-age pensions, a minimum wage in agricultural industries, an eight-hours' day, the revival of trade gilds, and the encouragement of Sunday rest, should divert its attention from all such things as savoured of novelty and devote its energies to the restoration of the temporal power.
As a supplement to these labours in the field of Platonic and Alexandrian philosophy, Marsilio next devoted his energies to the translation of Dionysius the Areopagite, whose work on the celestial hierarchy, though recognized as spurious by the Neapolitan humanist, Lorenzo Valla, had supreme attraction for the mystic and uncritical intellect of Ficino.
Here it must suffice to say that the recognition of Mehemet Ali's claims, forced on the sultan by France and Great Britain, was followed in 1833 by the signature of the Treaty of Unkiar Skelessi, which seemed to place Turkey wholly in the power of Russia, after which Sultan Mahmud concentrated his energies on creating a force strong enough to crush his rebellious vassal.
The literature of the later republic reflects the sympathies and prejudices of an aristocratic class, sharing in the conduct of national affairs and living on terms of equality with one another; that of the Augustan age, first in its early serious enthusiasm, and then in the licence and levity of its later development, represents the hopes and aspirations with which the new monarchy was ushered into the world, and the pursuit of pleasure and amusement, which becomes the chief interest of a class cut off from the higher energies of practical life, and moving in the refining and enervating atmosphere of an imperial court.
Louis I., who became in time count of Provence and king of Naples (see Louis I., king of Naples,) died in 1384, and was succeeded by his son Louis II., who devoted most of his energies to his kingdom of Naples, and left the administration of Anjou almost entirely in the hands of his wife, Yolande of Aragon.
Among the many difficulties which beset the question, not the least obvious was the length of time during which the Church must remain without a ruler, if - as Sigismund and the German nation demanded - the papal election were deferred till the completion of the internal reforms. The result was decided by the policy of the cardinals, who since May 1417 had openly devoted their whole energies to the acceleration of that election; and union was preserved by means of a compromise arranged by Bishop Henry of Winchester, the uncle of the English king.
The energies of the house of Babenberg were chiefly spent in enlarging the area and strengthening the position of the mark itself, and when this was done the house of Habsburg set itself with remarkable perseverance and marvellous success to extend its rule over neighbouring territories.
She said she did not consider a degree of any real value, but thought it was much more desirable to do something original than to waste one's energies only for a degree.
Their very numbers and their crowded and swift movement deprived them of that possibility and rendered it not only difficult but impossible for the Russians to stop this movement, to which the French were directing all their energies.
Repulsion energies greater than EMAX will then be calculated all over the z-plane.
It has this characteristic shape because the air flows, forces and energies required to fly have to separable components.
These free energies can then be subtracted to give free energy differences that have been shown to correspond to experimental redox potentials.
Obviously also the cells are suffused with the life energies which sustain and animate our physical bodies.
Table 2 summarizes the interaction energies of the side chains of tyrosyl tRNA synthetase with the various reaction components [16 ].
With nothing either to deflect or attract the telluric energies, the focal point is in the center of the floor of the quarry.
Theoretical relative energies and free energies for isolated uracil and thymine tautomers support the existence of the canonical form only.
Let this light sweep out the pyramid, transmuting any negative energies into positive ones.
The essence is absolutely inaccessible but we can have union with the uncreated energies which are God himself in his self-manifestation.
A false color image is generated from the EDX maps by assigning the visible spectrum to a suitable band of X-ray energies.
Public and private sector energies are now focusing very much on the waterfront with the aim of establishing it as a world-class visitor destination.
Evidence for enhanced substorm activity and whistler mode chorus associated with electron acceleration to relativistic energies.
Throughout time, humans have always discovered ways to capture the earth's natural energies - be it geothermal, water, air or sun.
Alternative energies are becoming more and more effective, but they are still years away from being truly useful on a large scale.
The most effective and efficient use of alternative energies like wind and solar power at this time is at the home level.
Flower essences work by flooding the imbalanced soul quality with its positive, healthful attributes, thus displacing negative energies and correcting imbalances.
He believed that when the soul's purpose was thwarted or blocked, disease resulted from the negative energies associated with such a block.
The universe, or cosmos, is filled with energies from the planets, stars, and all life within it.
By tapping in to the energies of the cosmos, you can also revitalize your mind, body, spirit, and psyche to better deal with the individual stress triggers in your life.
To highlight the connectedness of all things and harness the relaxing energies of the cosmos, some people prefer cosmic group meditation.
The cosmos is filled with energies and we are each one infinitesimal part of that universe.
Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese technique of aligning the masculine and feminine energies (ying and yang) of your house or place of work.
Pretty soon, the energies in your house will feel more balanced, and according to Feng Shui, you will feel more at ease too!
Since the organization focuses the bulk of its energies on students, it is a welcoming presence on campus that often takes the first step when it comes to reaching young people.
Personally, I believe a dog should be given time to reach maturity before his energies are redirected into breeding, and then he should only be bred selectively a few times each year.
Most people know that the symbol represents the male and female energies in perfect balance and harmony.
The yin yang philosophy states that the two energies combine to form the perfect energy of chi, which is found in all living matter.
In addition, its energies can aid in digestion and relieve eye infections.
Determined to survive, Kael the High Elf leader, taught the remaining elves how to tap into energies (including the darker demonic ones) to build up their strength.
Others choose to focus their energies in areas different from those in which their older sibling is already established.
Feng shui is all about the balance of energies and this should be reflected in your color choices for walls, floors, windows and other surface treatments.
By activating this element, you draw these energies into your life.
Opposing yet equal energies that are complimentary and completely inseparable; this is just one aspect of the ancient diagram that symbolizes a key theory in feng shui.
These two energies are equal, so neither one can be considered superior to the other.
This aligns the two energies directly side-by-side, with the highest point of yang energy represented at the top, and the highest point of yin energy at the bottom.
After identifying the energies and their movements feng shui cures are applied to the negative energy areas.
By using fundamental theories and tools of feng shui areas of auspicious and inauspicious energies of your living environment are identified.
Both energies of yin and yang are needed together as one cannot exist without the other.
For a harmonious home or office, you must balance the energies of yin and yang in your surroundings.
As polar opposites, both energies are essential for life.
If the energies of the elements are out of balance, harmony cannot exist.
Although there are two basic types of energy, yin and yang, each of the five elements serves to further refine those energies and they are used to bring balance when incorporated into various areas.
Landfill, trash collection center or junkyard - This used up energy of vehicles, rotting food and garbage attracts other deadly energies of rodents and insects that carry diseases.
A cliff above the ocean is where two yin energies crash together, creating a destructive force.
Steep mountainsides near rushing rivers and streams are also a clashing of yin energies.
Again, feng shui principles are more concerned about using elements to activate energies.
Yin and yang are the two energies that determine whether the chi is Sheng or Sha.
You can balance the yin and yang energies of the nature five elements inside and outside your home by following feng shui principles.
The pairing of powerful dragons with the significance of the yin yang creates a symbol that reflects the duality of all the energies of the universe.
The ancient symbol of the yin yang, also known as the T'ai Chi, illustrates the equal and opposing energies found in everything in the universe.
Some feng shui consultants work with color a lot, others not so much, saying that there are more powerful ways to affect the energies.
The feng shui AJ Robertson articles include topics of interest to those new to feng shui as well as those that are more experienced in the art of balancing the energies of yin and yang.
The balance of these two energies is the ultimate perfection of bringing earth (yin) and heaven (yang) together in harmony.
Compass directions and elements have matched energies that will help you when you begin balancing the energies in your home.
Although compass school of feng shui requires greater math calculations to determine the kind of energies residing in your home, you can use basic feng shui principles and applications to help lessen any negative effects.
The concept of yin and yang is based on the Chinese philosophies that opposite energies are actually dependant upon and connected to, one another.
The most basic concept of this ancient philosophy of yin and yang is that everything, all energies, are interdependent upon one another.
These energies must coexist in order to exist on their own.
The dark side of the yin yang symbol represents the yin, or female energies.
Now that you see the basic concepts of yin and yang energies, you can look further into the concepts behind this ancient symbol and its philosophies.
This represents the concept of the constant movement and evolution of yin and yang energies.
These polar energies allow for the movement of the vital life force of chi energy.
That all opposite energies are connected to one another and neither can exist without the other.
Yin represents the feminine energies of the yin yang symbol, which is the dark color.
The light color of the yin yang symbol represents the masculine energies.
The next time someone asks you "who are yin and yang?" explain that although they are not people they represent the male and female energies that exist in everything in the universe.
These two energies are the positive and negative of chi energy.
Since chi is the life force for all living matter, these two opposite energies of yin and yang come together to create a continuous energy exchange.
Since the number eight is associated with wealth and power, the infinity aspects means a limitless source of the energies this number will bring to you.
The two polar energies, known as yin and yang, through their constant interaction create change causing the movement of the Tao.
In the Taoist belief the five elements are symbolic of five elemental energies that combine, in a multitude of ways, to produce the ten thousand things, which encompasses everything that exists in the world.
The opposing energies of the yin and yang flow into one another in an easy natural way.
The black section of the yin yang symbol, the yin-qi, represents the feminine energies.
The white section, the yang-qi, represents the masculine energies.
The goal of feng shui is to create or restore balance between these two opposite energies.
History credits the ancient Chinese philosopher Fu Xi with the idea of yin and yang energies.
Parts of his teachings were about how the two energies of yin and yang control all of life.
Yin and yang are the female and male energies, respectively.
The yin and yang energies bring order to nature and create decisive patterns for which all life conforms.
The influences of these two opposing energies don't stop with nature.
Many believe that the spiritual nature of yin and yang energies begin in the unseen realm and it's through logical thought processes that yin and yang take form by manifesting into the physical realm.
To represent how interconnected the two energies are, the symbol also has an inner circle within each teardrop in the appearance of an eye.
To gain a greater understanding of the function of yin and yang energies in all life, it's best to separate the two fishes and examine the properties of each one.
The properties of passive energy means it gives in to the other forces surrounding it and at times even absorbs those energies.
Each of the two yang energies impact the two yin ones by fueling and fanning the energies of creation (life).
The five elements are in constant cycles of transformation as they keep the energies of the universe in balance.
If you're suffering losses in specific areas of your life, then you should look for an imbalance in the yin and yang energies in your home.
These two parts are the female and male (yin and yang) energies.
While it may appear that these two energies are separate, they are, in fact, dependent upon each other in order to exist.
Pelosi's book Interior Divine, Walking You Through the Transformation of Your Home,'' which explains the specific energies of the colors associated with the five feng shui elements.
I Ching can reveal your current situation and the proper action you should take to restore the balance of yin (female) and yang (male) energies.
While the natural order of life is in a constant state of change and transformation of energy, it's through yin and yang energies that the balance of nature is maintained.
I Ching can guide you to achieve balance between the yin and yang energies within yourself and any external circumstances or situations by offering you specific actions as directed by the I Ching Oracle (Book of Changes).
This energy is composed of two opposite energies, yin (female) and yang (male).
In order for there to be balance and harmony within nature, these energies must remain in a state of balance.
There are times when the interaction creates an imbalance in the energies and the elements oppose one another.
The harmony created by the five elements is actually the result of the balancing of the energies of yin and yang.
Using the theory of the five elements, practitioners of feng shui can make corrections to the imbalance of energies in homes by using the properties of each element.
When you use the two together, you draw the energies of yin and yang in an effort to create the perfect balance, which in turn will bring great happiness.
The yin and yang energies are held in perfect balance within the yin yang symbol of two carp swimming in a circle.
This number will attract certain energies to you.
You can optimize these energies or forces by enhancing your kua number.
The two yin and yang koi complete each other and create a perfect balance of the negative and positive energies of chi energy, which is the life-force of all things on earth.
Ingots are often used as a symbol of good luck since they are believed to draw financially beneficial chi energies.
These two energies interact and transform into five elements in their wake.
However, from that painful spilt, this celebrity found the will to redirect her energies, and the Jessica Simpson swimsuit collection was born.
After all, the energies of the universe affect all forms of matter whether they're animal, mineral or vegetable, so it stands to reason that our pets should have their own astrological forecast as well.
In the romance department, Virgo's libido is slightly less dynamic that that of Gemini, and this can lead to another mismatch of energies.
Because 2009 is an earth year with an Earth Ox, the double dose of these energies makes it a highly competitive year on the career scene.
Whatever your sign, celebrate the good energies being brought into your world this Chinese Year of the Ox.
There are many techniques you can use to attract compatible energies that are considered lucky.
From there, see if there is something you can do to actively blend the energies of the two houses.
Zodiac compatibility is assessed by the harmonization or conflicting nature of certain energies.
The same energies that can help two individuals form a solid friendship will also encourage more intimate relationships, and vice versa.
Scorpio characteristics are governed by fixed water energies that account for the intense and passionate aspects of this astrological sign.
The fixed and water energies of this astrological sign fuel a brooding soul, yet one that is capable of great understanding.
There are two vital energies at play within the astrological sign of Scorpio.
These energies are responsible for the depth of a Scorpio-dominant individual.
This is a powerful sign, and when Scorpio's energies are channeled in a positive direction, he can be a highly influential and beneficial individual within a community.