This feeling led a number of high-minded gentlemen to form themselves into an organization under the name of Liberal Republicans.
Yet as a high-minded patriot Dlugosz had no sympathy whatever with Olesnicki's opposition to Casimir's Prussian policy, and steadily supported the king during the whole course of the war with the Teutonic knights.
Her devotion to her father is historical; she gave him not only the tender affection of a daughter but the high-minded sympathy of a soul great as his own.
The columns of Trajan and Antoninus were restored and bedecked with gilded statues of the Apostles; nor was this the only case in which the high-minded pope made the monuments of antiquity subservient to Christian ideas.
Even there he resisted, not so much, it would seem, from any scruples of his own, for he was not a high-minded man, as because he knew that he dared not return to Italy if he gave way.
was not wise enough to deal with the difficulty in a high-minded fashion.
Simple, honourable, truthful, kind-hearted and high-minded as Kant was in all moral respects, he was somewhat deficient in the region of sentiment.
Yet hostility to such endowments often assumes the garb of a generous and high-minded patriotism.
high-minded men, by their squabbles over things of no importance.
high-minded ethical ideals.
high-minded rhetoric or a mass of technical data and extraneous detail.
high-minded equivalent of being Ã¢coolÃ¢ .
The framework is not high-minded, but is meaningful, practical and has helped many organizations become successful.
If the thought behind The Concert Of The Present is not always so high-minded, it most certainly should be.
At times, Winter's analysis of grief and commemoration seems too high-minded and generous for its subject.
So was there a Newsnight golden age when all items were pure, serious and relentlessly high-minded?
It might sound high-minded, but as a practical matter, it requires marketers to change their behavior, and this is not easy.
Also, the longer their sentences the less excuse later on for violent retribution from high-minded members of the public.
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