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feelings Sentence Examples

  • Whenever he saw her art, new feelings emerged.

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  • Whenever he saw her art, new feelings emerged.

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  • She hadn't thought about his feelings or motive to help.

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  • You hurt my feelings, Darkyn.

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  • I hear sounds in the night, and get strange feelings sometimes.

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  • Not that I am less humane than others, but I did not perceive that my feelings were much affected.

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  • Her voice cracked with the strain, You have made your feelings clear.

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  • Considering her own feelings about Alex, and the fact that he was a lot like his father, it wasn't hard to imagine that his mother never got over Señor Medena.

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  • "I didn't come to argue, though I am sorry if I hurt your feelings, Kiera," Evelyn said with a small sigh, as if irritated by the apology.

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  • Her feelings for Bordeaux had become more than mere friendship.

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  • She knew my feelings by the look on my face.

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  • Well, I would like to know what your feelings are for her now.

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  • Jesus, how can I have made my feelings clear when I don't even know what they are.

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  • Well, I would like to know what your feelings are for her now.

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  • Jesus, how can I have made my feelings clear when I don't even know what they are.

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  • He added with a smile, "You know my feelings on this entire game."

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  • If I have any feelings at all?

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  • Communicating feelings with Alex wasn't always easy.

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  • At these parties his feelings were like those of a conjuror who always expects his trick to be found out at any moment.

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  • After those involuntary words--that if he were free he would have asked on his knees for her hand and her love--uttered at a moment when she was so strongly agitated, Pierre never spoke to Natasha of his feelings; and it seemed plain to her that those words, which had then so comforted her, were spoken as all sorts of meaningless words are spoken to comfort a crying child.

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  • Lori had never made a secret of her feelings for Josh.

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  • Am I to sacrifice my feelings and my honor for money?

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  • No wonder he had kept his feelings hidden from her for so long.

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  • Damian's feelings for her swelled even more.

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  • Brandon's feelings about the event were intense, even after all those years.

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  • I know his pride will not let him express his feelings, but still he has taken it better, far better, than I expected.

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  • Millions of men, renouncing their human feelings and reason, had to go from west to east to slay their fellows, just as some centuries previously hordes of men had come from the east to the west, slaying their fellows.

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  • On first receiving the news, under the influence of indignation and resentment the Emperor had found a phrase that pleased him, fully expressed his feelings, and has since become famous.

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  • These feelings were totally foreign and unwelcome.

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  • He recognized her, guessed her feelings, saw that it was her debut, remembered her conversation at the window, and with an expression of pleasure on his face approached Countess Rostova.

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  • Natasha shared this as she did all his feelings, which she constantly divined.

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  • But as soon as she had said it a new train of thoughts and feelings arose in her.

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  • Whatever her father's feelings might be, she begged Natasha to believe that she could not help loving her as the one chosen by her brother, for whose happiness she was ready to sacrifice everything.

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  • True feelings lay hidden in the wonder of what we'd accomplished.

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  • You know my feelings for you!

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  • Were her feelings for Cade so obvious that he had detected them?

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  • I barely know him and you heard his feelings when we were together.

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  • He continually hurt Princess Mary's feelings and tormented her, but it cost her no effort to forgive him.

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  • I can always sacrifice my feelings for my family's welfare," he said to himself, "but I can't coerce my feelings.

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  • Exploding at the word intriguer, Nicholas, raising his voice, told his mother he had never expected her to try to force him to sell his feelings, but if that were so, he would say for the last time....

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  • "Your feelings are in the way," he continued.

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  • While she despised the man, her feelings still lacked a motive to sever his rope in cold blood and watch him plummet down to the rocks and churning river below.

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  • "If Fitzgerald disliked you before, I can't think how strong his feelings are now," she said.

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  • His feelings towards Sarah resembled those toward his older sister, Emily, whom he idolized as a caregiver, teacher, and confident.

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  • Elisabeth was stoic, always holding her feelings close; and Emily was the effervescent, impulsive optimist.

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  • However painful it may be to me, should the Almighty lay the duties of wife and mother upon me I shall try to perform them as faithfully as I can, without disquieting myself by examining my feelings toward him whom He may give me for husband.

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  • Another of the newfound feelings crept into her.

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  • Victor's smug laugh stole Jackson's breath, So touching, these feelings you have for a werewolf.

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  • Maybe her feelings for Alex were nothing more than temporary infatuation.

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  • I understand such feelings in others, and if never having felt them I cannot approve of them, neither do I condemn them.

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  • When singing, Elisabeth chose music that expressed her feelings for Jackson.

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  • I know how you don't want to do this but put your feelings aside, for Betsy's and Molly's sake.

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  • Dean's feelings were mixed about Pumpkin's visit but on the plus side, there were a few more bucks in Bird Song's bank account.

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  • I haven't really taken your feelings into account lately, have I?

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  • 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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  • Reviewing his impressions of the recent battle, picturing pleasantly to himself the impression his news of a victory would create, or recalling the send-off given him by the commander-in-chief and his fellow officers, Prince Andrew was galloping along in a post chaise enjoying the feelings of a man who has at length begun to attain a long-desired happiness.

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  • Such a storm of feelings, thoughts, and memories suddenly arose within him that he could not fall asleep, nor even remain in one place, but had to jump up and pace the room with rapid steps.

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  • In the army, Bonaparte and the French were still regarded with mingled feelings of anger, contempt, and fear.

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  • Whether he meant that his feelings for her were the same was unclear.

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  • His feelings for her were as genuine as hers for him.

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  • If they pay the tax from a mistaken interest in the individual taxed, to save his property, or prevent his going to jail, it is because they have not considered wisely how far they let their private feelings interfere with the public good.

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  • What about her feelings for him – perhaps gratitude?

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  • feelings for Gabriel.

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  • Let me see if I can make sense of this for you… I have been fighting very hard to keep my feelings in check so as not to scare you away.

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  • Maybe it would hurt Sarah's feelings less if she simply told the truth.

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  • I didn't mean to but she's a great person and she makes me have feelings I didn't know existed.

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  • There are mixed feelings about doing so.

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  • Otherwise, it was difficult to sense true feelings, at least from Julie's standpoint.

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  • He doesn't know about his mother feelings of animosity.

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  • I wasn't ready to dwell on motives or feelings so I changed the subject.

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  • He publicly continued to express strong feelings about Dean's involvement.

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  • Sarah jumped up and exclaimed, "You have feelings for this woman!"

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  • They put aside the heaviness of their situation and focused on their feelings for each other, living in the moment.

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  • They put aside the heaviness of their situation and focused on their feelings for each other, living in the moment.

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  • It seems to me that the great difficulty of writing is to make the language of the educated mind express our confused ideas, half feelings, half thoughts, when we are little more than bundles of instinctive tendencies.

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  • When I was a little older I felt the need of some means of communication with those around me, and I began to make simple signs which my parents and friends readily understood; but it often happened that I was unable to express my thoughts intelligibly, and at such times I would give way to my angry feelings utterly....

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  • Those dreadful moments he had lived through at the executions had as it were forever washed away from his imagination and memory the agitating thoughts and feelings that had formerly seemed so important.

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  • Mary liked him, and the feelings were obviously mutual.

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  • I'd outgrown those feelings, hadn't I?

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  • Everyone has feelings, Claudette, though some people are extremely successful at hiding them.

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  • You know Quinn's feelings on this entire project.

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  • Kiera looked at her friend, guilty for hurting her feelings despite her need to return to her own world.

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  • After all, he wasn't going to live long enough for his feelings to matter.

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  • Darkyn was right; she still had feelings for Death, and she didn't know what to do about them.

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  • Only some unwritten rule forbade men from expressing their feelings with a flood of tears.

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  • The two men didn't simply dislike one another—the feelings ran far deeper.

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  • There was too much wrong with the woman's words, but she dumped her confusion and wounded feelings to ask, "Where has he gone?"

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  • Once again, she mimicked his unwelcome feelings perfectly.

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  • Why couldn't Josh express his feelings for her in some way besides jealousy?

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  • Darkyn was right; she still had feelings for Death, and she didn't know what to do about them.

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  • Did he still harbor any feelings for her?

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  • I will not advise getting in touch with our feelings or even group hugs.

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  • Still, you must have some personal observations... thoughts... feelings?

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  • I don't think you're as afraid of me as you are of your own feelings.

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  • She was forming a habit of running from feelings.

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  • Actually, he had simply displayed his true feelings.

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  • Over the next few days she thought about the job several times with mixed feelings.

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  • She shrugged, not wanting to discuss the matter with him, but determined not to hurt his feelings.

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  • he paused, obviously realizing she was talking about her own feelings.

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  • The package this morning confirmed his feelings.

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  • It was none of her business and she certainly didn't want to hurt Mary's feelings.

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  • Don't you care that you hurt his feelings?

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  • He doesn't have any feelings.

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  • Why did he try so hard to cover his feelings?

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  • Until now she would have sworn that he was the one who never expressed his feelings.

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  • I tried to think of the best way to explain my feelings.

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  • We weren't sure what to do or even if we should report Howie's feelings.

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  • You brought our man closer to being identified than anyone else so you should kiss off any guilty feelings.

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  • All of you; sit down with Howie and let him explain his feelings.

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  • Bianca asked, surprised the man had feelings.

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  • She hadn't been able to break up with a boyfriend she was sick of for fear of hurting his feelings.

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  • She stopped struggling, overcome by feelings.

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  • How did she win him, if she wasn't able to control the human feelings?

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  • She couldn't make important decisions while wrangling her feelings.

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  • It wasn't what she had said, nor would she have used those words to describe her feelings.

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  • It was difficult to describe the depth of her feelings.

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  • It's not like I have any feelings.

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  • He wanted to know her deepest thoughts and feelings.

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  • Connor's description of being in the holding cell 'losing his mind and living a nightmare' accurately described his feelings.

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  • I would love to share that intimacy with you, but don't think for a minute this diminishes my feelings for you.

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  • I don't want you going into that room doubting my feelings.

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  • No doubt Katie was going to say something about short people and thought better of it for fear of hurting feelings.

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  • You made your feelings for Alex clear at the wedding - hanging all over each other and making eyes at each other across the room.

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  • She wrapped her arms around a pillow that smelled like him and stared at the wall, distraught by the feelings of both anger and need for the complicated man.

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  • Dean had mixed feelings.

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  • She smiled but it seemed more designed to give comfort to Dean than a true indication of her feelings.

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  • His emerging feelings for Cynthia Byrne only added complications to the equation.

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  • While he reluctantly acknowledged his growing feelings for the lady, he couldn't help but wonder: What would she think if she learned her loving husband was a toad who'd dropped her like a rock for a measly 2.8 mil?

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  • My read is you've got feelings for Cynthia Byrne, but not being up-front with her is like walking a tight rope on a windy day.

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  • I'm not going to open this up—to anyone— and cause Cynthia Byrne years of doubt on suspicions, no matter how strong our feelings become.

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  • Finally, Fred summed up their feelings.

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  • He had risen to fear, heartache, anxiety, bliss, pain and a hundred other feelings that made you beg to be able to bury your head beneath the covers and stay in the warm cocoon of sleep forever.

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  • You'd have never chased after that man Burgess so obsessively except for your feelings for me.

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  • You thought it might hurt my feelings.

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  • There was nothing maternal about her feelings for Alex – nor anything paternal about his actions toward her when they were alone.

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  • That was one more thing Alex would find childish – her feelings about that room.

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  • She wanted to express her feelings for him, but mere words could not describe them.

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  • For someone who can't find the words to express her feelings, you're sure doing a good job of it.

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  • Even if romance was no longer part of his feelings for Carmen, he still didn't like the idea of someone else actually taking what he had considered for so long as his place.

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  • "I hurt your feelings," she stated flatly.

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  • I didn't even know I was having all those feelings.

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  • Well, I guess I did, but I didn't realize I was suppressing strong feelings about it.

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  • The rest of the meal was taken up with light conversation about the weather, the clinic, the animals... anything but their feelings about marriage.

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  • When Alex finally announced they were leaving, she had mixed feelings.

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  • Did I hurt your feelings?

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  • Maybe he was giving her time to learn, or he might think it would hurt her feelings.

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  • Oh, I believe your feelings for him are platonic.

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  • Anxious would better describe her feelings.

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  • She has feelings too.

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  • All her feelings for Alex had departed with the baby.

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  • Normally, she was a master at hiding her feelings.

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  • They didn't fight – they didn't communicate their feelings.

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  • You were in full control and my feelings didn't matter.

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  • Why did he hide his feelings?

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  • He had considered her feelings about replacing Brutus and when she killed his horse, he had tried to console her by saying it was only a horse.

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  • How could she answer that without hurting his feelings?

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  • He hadn't said anything to either of them, but he was certain Gerald's feelings for Carmen went deeper than mere friendship.

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  • Let's not end it this way - with hard feelings.

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  • Had he revealed his feelings for her - or was he planning to?

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  • My feelings for you will stay a secret between us.

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  • And why did he think she wanted him to hide his feelings?

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  • After reading my note, you still think you're the only one with feelings?

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  • It was her strange magic that carried her feelings through her blood.

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  • What, however, with the idealists was an object of thought alone, the absolute, is to Lotze only inadequately definable in rigorous philosophical language; the aspirations of the human heart, the contents of our feelings and desires, the aims of art and the tenets of religious faith must be grasped in order to fill the empty idea of the absolute with meaning.

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  • Zaminddrs, or government renters, were arrested on mesne process; the sanctity of the zendna, or women's chamber, as dear to Hindus as to Mahommedans, was violated by the sheriff's officer; the deepest feelings of the people and the entire fabric of revenue administration were alike disregarded.

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  • This deed, however, was viewed with far different feelings in Paris and by the partisans of the League, the murderer being regarded as a martyr and extolled by Pope Sixtus V., while even his canonization was discussed.

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  • In various speeches he sounded a note of conciliation with Indian progressive feelings, and it was agreed on his return to England that valuable help had been given by his utterances to the work of self-government in India under the new regime.

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  • The reaction, which was dull and heavy in the dominions of the pope and of Victor Emmanuel, systematically harsh in the Austrian states of the north, and comparatively mild in Parma and Tuscany, excited the greatest loathing in southern Italy and Sicily, because there it was directed by a dynasty which had aroused feelings of hatred mingled with contempt.

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  • There were special reasons why Sicily should harbour these feelings against the Bourbons.

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  • in having inspired a large number of Italians with that idea at a time when provincial jealousies and the difficulty of communications maintained separatist feelings.

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  • The preparations for the expedition, openly made, were viewed by Cavour with mixed feelings.

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  • His adroitness in intrigue and his fascinating manners were exceptional even in an age when such qualities formed part of every statesman's education; but the characteristics which ensured him success in the House of Lords and in the royal closet led to failure in his attempts to understand the feelings of the mass of his countrymen.

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  • Their national character remains largely the same; but they have adopted a new religion, a new language, a new system of law and society, new thoughts and feelings on all matters.

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  • where the.y gradually lost themselves among the people whom they conquered; they adopted the language and the national feelings of the lands in which they settled; but at the same time they often modified, often strengthened the national usages and national life of the various nations in which they were finally merged.

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  • It was the natural name for a body of men who must, by the time the conquest of Sicily was over, have been very mixed, but whose kernel was Norman, whose strength and feelings and traditions all came from a Norman source.

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  • The prefect of the praetorium was determined to satisfy the soldiers, regardless altogether of the feelings of the provincials.

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  • were childishly wayward and capriciously autocratic; both were recklessly indifferent to the feelings, convictions and wishes of those around them; both took a passionate interest in the minutiae of military affairs; as Peter had conceived a boundless admiration for Frederick the Great, so Paul conceived a similar admiration for Napoleon, and both suddenly reversed the national policy to suit this feeling; both were singularly blind to the consequences of their foolish conduct; and both fell victims to court conspiracies which could be in some measure justified, or at least excused, on patriotic grounds.

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  • they were made systematically and with very little consideration for the feelings, wishes and interests of the people concerned.

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  • 30 of the finer feelings of moral evidence, which must, however, determine the action and opinions of our lives."

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  • A small impression was slowly dispersed; the bookseller murmured, and the author (had his feelings been more exquisite) might have wept over the blunders and baldness of the English translation.

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  • He has recorded one or two interesting notes on Turin, Genoa, Florence and other towns at which halt was made on his route; but Rome was the great object of his pilgrimage, and the words in which he has alluded to the feelings with which he Her letters to Walpole about Gibbon contain some interesting remarks by this ' ` aveugle clairvoyante," as Voltaire calls her; but they belong to a later period (1777).

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  • The feelings with which he brought his labours to a close must be described in his own inimitable words: " It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June 1787, between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last page in a summer house in my garden.

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  • Dr Park's sermon, "The Theology of the Intellect and that of the Feelings," delivered in 1850 before the convention of the Congregational ministers of Massachusetts, and published in the Bibliotheca sacra of July 1850, was the cause of a long and bitter controversy, metaphysical rather than doctrinal, with Charles Hodge.

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  • Mysticism was pieced on somewhat incongruously to a scholastically accepted theology; the feelings and the intellect were not brought together.

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  • Hence there is clearly a deep-seated difference between the religious feelings of the two continents.

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  • A plan was arranged by which Jonathan should draw from the king an expression of his feelings, and a tremendous explosion revealed that Saul regarded David as the rival of his dynasty, and Jonathan as little better than a fellow-conspirator.

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  • Nor were their feelings more than half allayed by the arrangement which made their ecclesiastics salaried officers of the Russian state.

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  • The bitter feelings engendered between employer and employed culminated in the peasants' revolt of 1381.

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  • The feelings of suprise at the clemency and moderation with which the victors used their powers predisposed men everywhere to accept their constitution.

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  • The feelings of the year 1792 began to revive.

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  • These numbers are valuable as an exhibition not so much of events as of the feelings of the Parisian people; they are adorned, moreover, by the erudition, the wit and the genius of the author, but they are disfigured, not only by the most biting personalities and the defence and even advocacy of the excesses of the mob, but by the entire absence of the forgiveness and pity for which the writer was afterwards so eloquently to plead.

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  • With these feelings he consented in May 1824 to stand for the vicepresidency on the Crawford ticket.

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  • When he had to choose between the welfare of the Society and the feelings of an individual it was clear to which side the balance would fall.

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  • In order to spare Gutrune's feelings it is arranged that his death shall appear as an accident in a hunting party.

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  • The common story, that she appeared before the Hungarian magnates in the diet at Pressburg in 1741 with her infant son, afterwards Joseph II., in her arms, and so worked on their feelings that they shouted Moriamur pro rege nostro Maria Theresia, is only mythically true.

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  • Here, as later in the case of Poland, she subordinated her feelings to her duty to the state.

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  • The habit of absolute rule, always dangerous, was peculiarly corrupting when it penetrated every department of daily life, and when no external interference checked individual caprice in its action on the feelings and fortunes of inferiors.

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  • Euripides, as might be expected from his humanitarian cast of sentiment, and the " premature modernism " which has been remarked in him, rises above the ordinary feelings of his time in regard to the slaves.

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  • In spite of such a foolish ending, his funeral was that of a martyr, and by many of his adherents he has been regarded since with feelings almost of religious devotion.

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  • Yet the feelings of dismay and even ridicule with which this proclamation was received by the Mussulmans in many parts of the country show how great a change it instituted, and how strong was the opposition which it encountered among the ruling race.

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  • But the wars with Russia and other Christian powers, and the different risings of the Greeks and Servians, helped to stimulate the feelings of animosity and contempt entertained towards them by the ruling race; and the promulgation of the Tanzimat undoubtedly heralded for the subject nationalities the dawn of a new era.

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  • Further, it is increasingly felt that ethical judgments do not depend on reason alone, but involve every element in our character; and that the real problem of practical morality is to establish a harmonious balance between the intelligence and the feelings - to make a man's "I think this is right" correspond with his "I feel that it is so."

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  • His own mind, heart and life were undoubtedly pervaded, sustained and ruled by the feelings, convictions and hopes which he formulated in these three articles; and he rationalized his own religious conceptions in a number of expositions which do credit to his sincerity and courage.

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  • No active opposition was offered to this measure, but the feelings of unrest and discontent spread rapidly.

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  • He also found time for philosophical speculations, and in 1830 he published his Inquiries concerning the Intellectual Powers of Man and the Investigation of Truth, which was followed in 1833 by a sequel, The Philosophy of the Moral Feelings.

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  • It begins with a psalm (xc.) ascribed in the title to Moses, and seemingly designed to express feelings appropriate to a situation analogous to that of the Israelites when, after the weary march through the wilderness, they stood on the borders of the promised land.

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  • Such an enthusiasm of militant piety, plainly based on actual successes of Israel and the house of Aaron, can only be referred to the first victories of the Maccabees, culminating in the purification of the Temple in 164 B.C. This restoration of the worship of the national sanctuary, under circumstances that inspired religious feelings very different from those of any other generation since the return from Babylon, might most naturally be followed by an extension of the Temple psalmody; it certainly was followed by some liturgical innovations, for the solemn service of dedication on the 25th day of Chisleu was made the pattern of a new annual feast (that mentioned in John x.

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  • They declare that moral righteousness, the gaining of wisdom, divine contemplation, charity and the cultivation of devotional feelings are their rites and ceremonies.

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  • They further say, govern and regulate your feelings, discharge your duties to God and to man, and you will gain everlasting blessedness; purify your heart, cultivate devotional feelings and you will see Him who is unseen.

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  • After his release Prynne further expressed his feelings in defence of advowsons and patrons, an attack on the Quakers (1655), and in a pamphlet against the admission of the Jews to England (A Short Demurrer to the Jews) issued in 1656.

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  • His conduct in Sicily was severe and harsh, but he was not without feelings of humanity, and he was an honest man and a good administrator.

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  • She cast away every regard for the feelings and prejudices of her people.

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  • The business of the new system will be to bring back the Intellect into a condition, not of slavery, but of willing ministry to the Feelings.

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  • If so, no Utopia has ever yet been presented in a style so little calculated to stir the imagination, to warm the feelings, to soothe the insurgency of the reason.

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  • He was most successful in his translation of popular song, in which he shows a rare sympathetic insight into the various feelings and ideas of peoples as unlike as Greenlanders and Spaniards, Indians and Scots.

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  • As to later forms of religion, he appears to have held that they owe their vitality to their embodiment of the deep-seated moral feelings of our common humanity.

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  • It is the religious aspect of it which attracts him, the presentation in God of an object which at once satisfies the feelings and the intellect.

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  • On the other hand, some observers hold that the education of this stoicism was effected at the cost of the feelings it sought to conceal.

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  • Feelings cannot be habitually hidden without being more or less blunted.

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  • Marriages in the great majority of cases are arranged with little reference to the feelings of the parties concerned.

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  • Originally the socially salutary action was in the main that which was enjoined on the individual by his political and religious superiors and by social sentiment; it was also in the main that to which his higher, more complex and re-representative feelings prompted.

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  • Hence the fear with which the political, religious and social controls were regarded came to be associated also with the specifically moral control of lower by higher feelings, and engendered the coercive element in the feeling of obligation.

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  • Its authoritativeness depends on the intrinsic salutariness of self-control, and must cease to be felt as the resistance of the lower feelings relaxes.

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  • While he sometimes disregarded the wishes of others, no one was more ready to sacrifice his own feelings for the attainment of the master aim of his life, the restoration of the "Balance of Power," by the overthrow of the predominance of France.

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  • His greatest contribution to poetic art consisted in the perfection which he attained in the phalaecian, the pure iambic, and the scazon metres, and in the ease and grace with which he used the language of familiar intercourse, as distinct from that of the creative imagination, of the rostra, and of the schools, to give at once a lifelike and an artistic expression to his feelings.

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  • He has the interest of being the last poet of the free republic. In his life and in his art he was the precursor of those poets who used their genius as the interpreter and minister of pleasure; but he rises above them in the spirit of personal independence, in his affection for his friends, in his keen enjoyment of natural and simple pleasures, and in his power of giving vital expression to these feelings.

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  • They had, in fact, no idea of doing wrong, and their moral feelings did not come into play.

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  • The feelings with which they were regarded are admirably shown by Cervantes (who shared them to the full) in his "Conversation of the Two Dogs."

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  • The Kaiser was exceedingly angry and gave vent to his feelings in a letter to "Nicky:" "Like brigands in a wood he has sent Benckendorff - your Ambassador - to Copenhagen on a clandestine mission to your mother, with the instructions to win her over to influence you for a policy against me.

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  • When he enforced his claim to the crown of Portugal (1579-1581) he preferred to placate his new subjects by paying attention to their feelings and their privileges.

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  • Yet Bute had good principles and intentions, was inspired by feelings of sincere affection and loyalty for his sovereign, and his character remains untarnished by the grosser accusations raised by faction.

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  • It is equally true that the will is relative to the world of objects and interests to which it is attached through instincts and feelings, habits and sentiments.

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  • The feelings which grew up, and the movements that were fostered till they rendered the Civil War inevitable, received something of the same impulse from Massachusetts which she had given a century before to the feelings and movements forerunning the War of American Independence.

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  • On the other hand, the desire for many representatives in Congress has been reinforced by the more influential feelings of local pride and of rivalry with other cities of somewhat similar size.

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  • Therefore, in response to their repeated complaints of the weakness of the English arising from disunion, Governor Fletcher, in 1694, called another intercolonial conference consisting of delegates from New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut and New Jersey, and urged the necessity of more united feelings.

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  • Till quite recent times this Gospel, though nominally equal to the others in authority, has unquestionably not aroused the same interest or feelings of attachment as they have, partly from its not bearing the name of an apostle for its author, as the first and fourth do, partly, also, owing to the fact that the first and third, while they include most of what is found in it, contain much additional matter, which is of the highest value.

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  • Ridley suggested changing it to Elizabeth as "more accordant to the feelings of the people";.

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  • On the 10th of May she wrote curtly that the course proposed by Sir Robert Peel was contrary to usage and repugnant to her feelings; the Tory leader then had to inform the House of Commons that, having failed to obtain the proof which he desired of her majesty's confidence, it was impossible for him to accept office.

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  • Her own feelings were shown by the simple but significant message she sent to her people throughout the world: "From my heart I thank my beloved people.

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  • In combining the two and expressing the effect of nature on the feelings and of the feelings on the aspect of nature he was absolutely without a forerunner or ` a model.

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  • This measure was opposed to many of the dearest beliefs and feelings of Palmer, and he evidenced his disapproval by abstaining from voting on the resolutions.

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  • Marat despised the ruling party because they had suffered nothing for the republic, because they talked too much of their feelings and their antique virtue, because they had for their own virtues plunged the country into war; while the Girondins hated Marat as representative of that rough red republicanism which would not yield itself to a Roman republic, with themselves for tribunes, orators and generals.

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  • Yet his correspondence and memoirs prove that he retained for Napoleon warm feelings of affection.

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  • Upon hearing his sentence he gave vent to his feelings in a few noble and beautiful words.

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  • It is true that he is sometimes swayed by prejudice, but this is the common lot of great historians; they cannot altogether avoid sharing in the feelings of the past, for they live in it, and Freeman did so to an extraordinary degree.

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  • His rudeness to strangers was partly caused by shyness and partly by a childlike inability to conceal his feelings.

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  • His highly nervous organization made his feelings acute, and his brain incessantly active..

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  • Kosciuszko himself condemned their hastiness; but, when the Russian troops began to concentrate, his feelings grew too strong for him, and early in April he himself appeared at Cracow.

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  • Territories were distributed among the powers with no consideration for the feelings of their inhabitants, and in general the right of the strongest prevailed.

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  • Cognition is therefore distinct from emotion and conation; it has no psychological connexion with feelings of pleasure and pain, nor does it tend as such to issue in action.

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