Knowing Sentence Examples
She didn't feel any better knowing Talon couldn't kill her here!
She gave him a cold stare, knowing her face was getting red.
Knowing that was one thing.
I'd be happy knowing you're safe.
I couldn't stand not knowing!Advertisement
Señor Medena eyed Carmen thoughtfully, but like Alex, there was no way of knowing what was on his mind.
Loving him was no excuse, because even knowing he didn't love her, she still couldn't find the decency to leave.
He walked without knowing exactly where he went.
The farmers, with these contracts in hand, can plant aggressively knowing they have a ready buyer at a fixed price.
Knowing the local police included Detective Jackson, I suggested he contact the Simi Valley attorney first to find out if the vehicle I saw was in fact his.Advertisement
When I heard his voice, my heart jumped, not knowing if he'd been told by Martha of Julie's earlier treachery.
It killed me, knowing we might remain here, doing nothing, and not knowing what was happening to Betsy and Molly.
He was right without knowing it.
He found some of his wired energy dissipating at the long walk and change of scenery despite knowing nothing good had ever come from a meeting with Sasha.
I was in a cold sweat as I drove toward town knowing John Luke Grasso was in the area!Advertisement
It was hard enough for her to stand before him, knowing they could've been together.
Cynthia asked with a knowing smile.
Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand. He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than … nothing. Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of. Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
Language has crystallized them into certain definite notions and expressions, without which we cannot proceed a single step, but which we have accepted without knowing their exact meaning, much less their origin.
If you're right about what happened, there must be some consolation in knowing Edith's death had nothing to do with you.Advertisement
I guessâ€¦ but now, knowing you're safe from Victor, it was well worth it.
The implication was that Castor and Pollux, knowing of the imminent collapse of the roof, had come calling with the purpose of saving Simonides's life as their payment for the poem.
She probably opened the letter without knowing who it was from.
Would she spend eternity like this, doomed to knowing only the dark secrets of those around her?
The best she could hope for was eternity on this table, alone, knowing what she'd done to humanity's defender.Advertisement
While she didn't yet understand the depths of her new world, she found peace in knowing this was indeed her world, too.
She hugged herself, wanting to throw her arms around him but knowing he was in as an approachable of a mood as Dustin.
Was she destined to feel that for Darkyn, despite knowing what he was?
The dread and guilt at the pit of her stomach were countered by the confusion of knowing that she'd fallen into the grip of the Immortal laws first with Gabriel then with Darkyn.
He hadn't killed her, because of the bonds and a deal she made without knowing how important it was.
She paused, knowing she shouldn't ask what she'd wanted to since finding out what he did.
She didn't think she'd ever win with him, but she was thrilled knowing she'd done something right.
The knowledge made her want to scream, knowing she'd spent years blindly letting him talk to her like this and encourage her with pretty words, while he ensured the tumor in her head killed her.
She feared seeing them happy again, knowing she really was nothing more than a disposable stand-in until they were able to be together again.
Knowing what she did now about her destiny, would she have sought out a deal with Darkyn?
Gabriel had no way of knowing that Darkyn was in and out of her mind.
She willed her hair shorter and blonde once again, knowing he'd already read her mind and seen the reason why she changed her hair.
She had no real way of knowing.
It gave her a little bit of peace, knowing she wasn't solely at the mercy of the outlaw.
Of all the emotions running through her mind, the one that hurt the most was knowing that everyone outside Hell had already written her off as a goner.
They made me wait an hour or so knowing what was coming.
Westlake's eyes met Dean's in knowing sympathy.
It's kind of spooky knowing that's a part of a human being.
Cynthia asked, already knowing the answer.
He drove directly home, knowing Cynthia would be terrified by his absence and the sound of sirens in the night.
Cynthia and her husband exchanged knowing been-there, done-that smiles.
Knowing my mom, I'm not sure who did the seducing!
When told Patsy Boyd was traveling alone, Fred nodded with a knowing smile.
Knowing Lydia Larkin, I'm not so sure.
Dean just stared at her, not knowing how to respond to her matter-of-fact attitude.
The auctioneer just removed them later, knowing no one would buy the junk if they could see what was inside.
I went after him, not knowing that whatever he did, it was something only he could undo.
He was able to sense her presence once more without knowing she'd been gone from his reach for an entire night.
He almost felt relief, knowing he couldn't ever be tempted to read her mind again.
He couldn't help feeling angry with the goddess who set this all up or escape the emotion he felt knowing his mate was the woman he'd loved for thousands of years.
She'd never hurt so much, even knowing Darkyn's mate was okay.
She gave in to the rush of desire, knowing that wherever he led, she could count on an utterly delightful experience.
It was still eerie walking around the place alone, knowing he had been there.
She left him there, wishing she could stay and yet knowing he could use the time alone with Jonathan.
She kept telling herself she had married him not knowing what that would be like, so basically he was the same person.
She touched his lips, not knowing whether he was awake enough to know he had spoken aloud.
Hopefully things would settle down for them now, but it was comforting knowing that their love was strong enough to survive the worst.
He had sex and went back to work, unable to sleep knowing all the issues he couldn't fix.
She laughed, knowing he couldn't possibly understand why she found it funny.
Part of her wanted to lean against him, knowing he wouldn't turn her away.
Knowing what's coming, I've never felt more alive than I do now.
He'd loved her every way he could, knowing the night she was dissatisfied with him, she'd replace him.
Gabe snorted, knowing his assassins were unaccustomed to being challenged by anyone.
Too happy knowing he was alive, Deidre hugged him harder.
She felt hurt, knowing she didn't deserve to feel upset at him after doing the same thing.
A side of her really didn't want to, even knowing he'd killed her boyfriend.
She ran as fast as she could, knowing it was her only chance.
He had no way of knowing how many the demons had claimed during the week his dealers had claimed none.
Desire and yearning crept into him, knowing she was so close.
There are emerging procedures that will help people who need it, but the cost is beyond what any hospital will spend, knowing no one can pay for it.
The knowing look on Wynn's face, however, made him realize the long dead-dead Immortal had figured things out.
It was getting more difficult to keep his distance from his mate, and he hated knowing he'd have to hurt her emotionally to prevent the tumor from growing too fast.
She was barely holding it together knowing about Death and the Immortals.
After a week of knowing him, she already had to concentrate hard to resist leaning into him whenever he was around.
It was a huge pill to try to swallow, knowing someone didn't like her for reasons she couldn't control.
I can't hurt anyone and knowing that I used to… her chin trembled.
Disconnected from the underworld, he had no way of knowing.
Wynn gave him a knowing look.
There was no way of knowing whose souls had crossed over to the mortal world, but he was going to trust that Fate was on his side, for the time being.
There's no obligation in knowing what it is.
He felt some peace knowing that --whatever Death wanted from him --she'd have to free him from Hell to get it.
Blinded by emotion, he made his way out of the underground compound without knowing where he went.
Despite Hannah's criticisms, she would still rather be here than at her apartment, even knowing Hannah would never believe her story about Toby and the death dealer.
She stared, knowing no amount of counseling would fix her when this was over.
He'd long since stopped trying to escape, knowing the magic of Hell and the Dark One was too old for him to break.
She feared looking at Rhyn, feared knowing what shape he'd taken.
She landed on her knees, horrified yet knowing something was very wrong.
He scooped her up, not knowing what else to do.
She feared knowing what he truly was, that she'd married a demon.
She moved closer to Ully, even while knowing the skinny nerd was the least likely to defend her.
She froze at the cultured voice with its rich accent, knowing the woman at the nearest table spoke about her.
Hannah said, fully knowing they did.
Molly appeared skeptical while the others exchanged knowing looks with each other.
Hannah never traveled light, and there was no way of knowing what Kris was doing.
Rhyn kept his distance, knowing just how jumpy an assassin could be.
Katie trotted to the chamber next to Kris.s, knowing the guest chambers were near but not sure which was which.
She was pleased by the news, despite knowing none of his brothers remotely deserved to be saved.
She gasped, not expecting Kris.s traitorous lieutenant but knowing his presence was an awful omen.
A'Ran nodded in agreement, knowing it was the best he could do.
A'Ran approached her then, knowing his journey in the morning would delay the conversation they needed to have.
He rested his chin atop her head, knowing there were no words to comfort someone who hurt so deeply and regretful that he caused this pain.
He held her for a long moment, surprised to find her sorrow echoed in his breast at knowing she might choose to leave.
She wanted to curl up in the pod and sob until he rescued her, even knowing he'd never know where to find her.
It made her angrier at Evelyn and Romas, knowing A'Ran and his sweet sisters had been forced out of their home into a life of poverty.
He was frozen to move toward her, knowing in his heart it was too late.
Wasn't it difficult to write, knowing so little about what really happened?
The new guest smiled in return but gave no overt sign of knowing the woman.
I bought her one of those phone cards so she can call without Shipton knowing about it.
You get used to knowing the different types of hardness and thickness.
Gladys, bedecked in an orange caftan and a fox fur jacket, smiled a knowing smile to Cynthia and was gone.
The good reverend set her up as a domestic so's he could visit her without anyone knowing about it.
And I'd accept whatever the consequences were and never be the same for the rest of my life, but I'm not sure knowing all that would still stop me from going ahead and doing it.
Dean pitied his wife, knowing the grueling trip that lay before her over the next several hours, not knowing what awaited her landing.
So much for her not knowing.
For seconds he was frozen to move toward her, knowing in his heart it was too late.
He gave Dean a knowing pat on the shoulder as he left.
She was admitting to a crime she didn't commit, knowing it was her son who did it.
Knowing her suicide would put the matter to rest.
He possessed the capability to make victims forget, yet when they were willing participants, as most were, he enjoyed knowing they remembered their time with him.
Because investing in new companies is entirely different than knowing when to buy and sell a stock.
Why is she so upset now, after spending all this time together while knowing?
She shook her head with a knowing smile.
I guess… but now, knowing you're safe from Victor, it was well worth it.
She gazed up into his angry red face, knowing she had gone one step too far.
She woke abruptly, not knowing what had disturbed her sleep.
Well, I know I'll feel better knowing he's here.
Josh left, not knowing what had come between them.
She screamed, racing for the tree and knowing she didn't have a chance of outrunning the dog.
She took some solace in knowing he had the power to protect her.
She refused, knowing there was too much at stake for her to dwell in her emotions.
Lana, on the other hand, couldn't shake the paralyzing fear that came with knowing they were being stalked by men who wanted them dead.
Why would he lie about knowing her?
Even knowing who he really was, she wanted her friend back.
After the War, the government created seven protected sites around the world with only one person at the site knowing what was there and security measures that were beyond anything the Peak had.
As much as she didn't want to admit it, there was no way of knowing who the bad guys were, not with Mr. Tim's information about the shadow government.
As sorry as she felt for all those who died, she felt relieved knowing she had the Horsemen and not Greenie or anyone who might inflict this level of damage to the country.
Even knowing their relationship, he was hard to read.
Gabriel cursed under his breath. He had no way of knowing what kind of test a deity like Death could create, but it wasn't likely to be good. While he had full faith in Rhyn, he also knew better than to trust the petite woman in white standing in his dream.
Death shrugged with a knowing smile that told him more than if she spoke.
Another small smile crossed her face, and she sat down. Gabe left her, knowing even if she did sleep, it wouldn't be long. Death may have ignored their presence in her domain for three days, but something had made her reach out to him now. He knew they'd have problems at some point and only hoped he could get Katie out of the underworld, before his own fate was sealed.
I could die peacefully knowing you were safe, but I'm not worth saving.
Something was wrong, but she had no idea of knowing what. At least he'd told her their destination.
Toby darted into the jungle, knowing they had little time, and that he had to find his human before anything else bad happened to her. He didn't know where the demon with her wanted to take her, but he knew where anyone leaving the underworld would go to escape.
Unable to sleep without knowing the truth, Toby huddled beneath the jungle leaves and stretched his senses until he found Katie. He couldn't put her in more danger, if there was something wrong with Ully. She was close enough for him to find when he needed to. If he kept some distance between him and Katie, he could figure out what was wrong with Ully without endangering her more.
At least you have the peace of knowing you did something.
Fred finally leaned back with the knowing look of a kid with a pocket full of gumdrops.
Dean didn't stop at the house, knowing he'd have to explain his trip to Fred and take him along.
Vinnie nodded his head, a knowing look on his face.
Not knowing who would show presented a chance he might be recognized but as the eavesdropper wouldn't expect him to be there, it gave him an advantage.
She smiled a knowing smile in greeting as she looked him up and down.
She's better off without him—and not knowing him for the jerk he is.
The clincher was your not knowing about the Byrnes' dream of sipping manhattans in Frisco.
Still, even knowing that Lori was interested in Josh, it was hard to imagine that she wasn't attracted to Alex.
Are you going to be happy a few years from now, knowing what you gave up?
I love having you there, but I don't sleep well knowing you're in the next room.
She'd spend the rest of her life knowing she caved in to desire only five days away from her goal.
Of course, he had no way of knowing that.
She left the library knowing little more than before she arrived.
Bill was standing around looking uncomfortable, probably not knowing what to do.
Not knowing what to say, she said nothing.
Do you have any idea how I felt... feel, knowing that you'd rather be with them than traveling with me?
Carmen watched him, knowing there was more.
Carmen sat mutely beside Lori, not knowing what to say but sensing that nothing she could say would be any help.
And knowing it was his child they were adopting wouldn't hurt her decision.
He excused her behavior, knowing she grew up in a different environment.
She kept her eyes on Dustin, not knowing what else to do.
She went, walking towards the tree without knowing what to expect.
Darian smiled, knowing how much Damian loved his family despite his complaints.
Darian cursed at it under his breath, knowing it hadn't done what he said.
She took a deep breath to calm her nerves and pushed open the door to the study, already knowing who was inside.
I can't leave Bianca knowing she's in danger!
He was easy to talk to, despite knowing his history and his elevation to a god.
She felt frustrated with herself, knowing what he'd gone through.
He had to return it as promised, even knowing it was a bogus rule.
Sometimes he still felt it there, even knowing it wasn't.
She found a supply room and acquired several pairs of boots, fully knowing she'd come back with wet feet every time she left.
Jonny hadn't mentioned knowing she was Darian's mate, but keeping anything from him just got harder.
She resisted the urge to reach for a knife, knowing this was a test without knowing what answer it was Darian wanted.
I took pity on him, not knowing he would become the Black God.
I had no way of knowing this would happen.
Jenn turned, knowing what was there before she faced it.
If anything, she couldn't help feeling at peace knowing what she did now about salvation.
He sat back and stared at the portal listlessly, knowing the immortal world was no more.
Allin exchanged a knowing glance with the guard beside him.
Even knowing so, she had been willing to yield to him.
He refuses the waters, even knowing his people still suffer.
Slowly and deliberately, she mounted, knowing they were watching.
He was watching them, probably knowing they couldn't reach him.
I'm not sure which bothered Alex more, having someone else shoot him or knowing he had suffered for a long time.
In this case it was irrelevant, but Sam wouldn't have any way of knowing that.
He could block the hole, but there was no way of knowing if he would be trapping them inside.
Clara gave her a knowing smile.
It was unwise to be in the forest knowing so little about it.
There's a tornado warning out and I figured you didn't have any way of knowing it.
With one statement he had managed to stamp his brand on her, knowing she would question any man who gave her a second glance from that point on.
It was not a warm smile, like Xander's mother gave him, but a kind of smile that left Xander scared, without knowing why.
He followed his instincts and appeared in a dark alley not far away, knowing who he'd find.
She had a weapon capable of destroying the immortal realm but had chosen not to unleash Xander completely, knowing what might happen if she did.
Not knowing where she was frustrated him.
She felt the need to say something though, knowing how much pain her cousins went through when they lost their parents.
Jessi waited, uncertain why the troubled look on the crazy teen's face still got to her, even knowing what she did about him.
Funny how you didn't tell them you worked for me, knowing they're fans.
Disappointed but knowing she needed to walk away, she resisted the urge to pull his face down to hers for a kiss.
How did she fall under his spell again, knowing what he was?
She would hate knowing that.
Couldn't sleep in my own home, knowing she was there but not where.
I'm not sure that's a good thing, though knowing what I do of your history...
He was good with her cousins, which shocked her, and he helped her, despite knowing she was there to do something bad to him.
She didn't want to imagine a ten year old living in the slums, knowing his mother was reduced to prostitution to keep them alive.
She hadn't stopped to let herself think about how much this week had hurt, knowing her cousins were in danger, the sense of helplessness she'd been fighting.
Of course, Xander now understood the frustration of knowing something was wrong without knowing exactly what.
His tongue flickered out to her neck, and she instinctively tilted her head, knowing what he wanted.
He entered the mortal realm a year before without knowing the fates of any of the other Original Beings, before crossing paths with Jule, the Original Immortal, and Eden, the Original Human.
Especially knowing you all can't directly fight one another.
The choice he made had been to keep her, despite knowing what she was capable of doing to him.
Knowing what he was, why did the thought of betraying him hurt her?
Xander had been nothing but tender, even knowing she was probably going to betray him.
On being liberated he returned to Tuscany, and the grand duke Leopold II, knowing that he was popular with the masses, sent him to Leghorn to quell the disturbances.
He is the guardian of the sacred oracles, knowing no kin, and enjoying his privileges for proofs of fidelity at Massah and Meribah.
To know the mind of the god was equivalent to knowing what the god in question proposed to do.
Italy, handled and rehandled, settled and resettled, upon each of these occasions, changed masters without caring or knowing what befell the principals in any one of the disputes.
Fire is the one thing they are really careful about, not knowing how to renew it.
These had existed for a long time side by side, without knowing anything of each other, but when they perceived each other, the Light had only looked and then turned away; but the Darkness, seized with desire for the Light, had made itself master, not indeed of the Light itself, but only of its reflection (species, color).
Thus if we wish to ascertain the thermal effect of the action Mg+CaO =MgO+Ca, we may write, knowing the heats of formation of CaO and Mg0 to be 131000 and 146000 respectively, 0-131000 = 0-146000+x x =15000 cal.
It is said that Eleazar, the priest who guarded the treasure, offered Crassus the golden beam as ransom for the whole, knowing, what no one else knew, that it was mainly composed of wood.
Moreover, all these subjects hang together, so that it seems impossible to come to a decision about one of them without knowing all about the others.
The British government did not know the whole truth; but, knowing the character of Napoleon, it saw that peace was as dangerous as war.
The claimants, each not knowing of the movements of the other, crossed the Pyrenees, and Ferdinand on his arrival at Bayonne found himself to be virtually a prisoner in the hands of the emperor.
On the 22nd of June he abdicated in favour of his son, well knowing that that was a mere form, as his son was in Austria.
In the case of a tared filter it is weighed repeatedly until the weight suffers no change; then knowing the weight of the filter paper, the weight of the precipitate is obtained by subtraction.
Knowing the weight of the crucible and of the ash of the filter paper, the weight of the precipitate is determined.
Jewish orthodoxy found itself attacked by the more revolutionary aspects of mysticism and its tendencies to alter established customs. While the medieval scholasticism denied the possibility of knowing anything unattainable by reason, the spirit of the Kabbalah held that the Deity could be realized, and it sought to bridge the gulf.
Believing implicitly in the rumours of a descent on Boulogne and of risings in France which also reached him, and knowing the destitution he had left behind him in his movement to Ulm, when he heard of the westward march of French columns from the Lech he told his army, apparently in all good faith, that the French were in full march for their own coun try.
The emperor gathered little from the confused reports of their purposeless manoeuvres, but, secure in the midst of his " battalion square " of 200,000 men, he remained quite indifferent, well knowing that an advance straight on Berlin must force his enemy to concentrate and fight, and as they would bring at most 127,000 men on to the battlefield the result could hardly be doubtful.
Knowing the emperor's methods, he wisely restrained the ardour of his subordinates and asked for instructions whether to attack or wait.
The crown prince of Sweden (Bernadotte), with his Swedes and various Prussian levies, 135,000 in all, lay in and around Berlin and Stettin; and knowing his former marshal well, Napoleon considered Oudinot a match for him.
Blucher followed by parallel and inferior roads on their northern flank, but Schwarzenberg knowing that the Bavarians also had forsaken the emperor and were marching under Wrede, 50,000 strong, to intercept his retreat, followed in a most leisurely fashion.
For some years, however, she was able to alternate between Coppet and Paris without difficulty, though not without knowing that the First Consul disliked her.
But the knowledge is imperfect, and the Christian was to do many things in simple obedience without knowing the reason.
Knowing the danger of an undefined position, the emperor caused the councils to dispense with their deliberations, and adopt, as the constitution of the empire, the project framed by the council of state.
More intimately connected with the progress of philosophical thought was the tritheistic view of the Trinity propounded by Roscellinus as one of the results of his Nominalistic theory of knowing and being.
Knowing the almost endless complexity of organic structures, realizing that man himself with all the mystery of his life and consciousness must be included in any explanation of the origin of living things, they preferred to regard living things as something apart from the rest of nature, specially cared for, specially created by a Divine Being.
Moltke, knowing well the danger for a great army of being forced into a battle with an unfordable river behind it, and with his naturally strong bent towards the defensive in tactics, concluded that Benedek would elect to hold the left bank of the Elbe, between the fortified towns of Josephstadt and Kiiniggra,tz, with his right thrown back and covered by the lower courses of the Aupa and the Mettau.
Meanwhile the duplicates had reached Moltke, and he, knowing well the temperament of the "Red Prince" and the impossibility of arresting the intended movement, obtained the royal sanction to a letter addressed to the crown prince, in which the latter was ordered to co-operate with his whole command.
The citizens of London were a divided body, and Duke William knowing that he had many friends in the city saw that a waiting game was the best for his cause in the end.
On the other hand, the advocates of admitting the feed into a vacuum pan in many minute streams appeal rather to the ignorant and incompetent sugarboiler than to a man who, knowing his business thoroughly, will boil 150 tons of hot raw sugar in a pan in a few hours, feeding it through a single pipe and valve io in.
The Praefatio goes on to say that it was reported that the poet, till then knowing nothing of the art of poetry, had been admonished in a dream to turn into verse the precepts of the divine law, which he did with so much skill that his work surpasses in beauty all other German poetry (ut cuncta Theudisca poemata suo vincat decore).
As his name, ash-Sha`ir, " the knowing man," indicates, he was supposed to have more than natural knowledge and power.
The second sense of relativity, that which asserts the impossibility of knowing things except as conditioned by our perceptive faculties, is more important philosophically and has had a more interesting history.
If, as Hegel asserted, our experience is all knowledge, and if knowledge is indefinitely transformed by the conditions of knowing, then we are tempted to regard the object as superfluous, and to treat our innate conviction that knowledge has reference to objects as a delusion which philosophical reflection is destined to dispel.
Thus, as has been said, it represents both the objective dependence of the phenomena and the subjective dependence of our means of knowing them.
Though married three times Casimir left no sons; but he had the satisfaction of knowing that his domains would pass into the hands of a nephew every whit as capable and sagacious as himself.
Just as the leading German troops were approaching St Hubert the French again began to fire, their bullets plunging down among the fresh arrivals, who knowing nothing of what had taken place about St Hubert (where the remnant of their own infantry were still offering a desperate resistance) opened fire into the backs of their own men, and a fourth panic began which soon spread to the stragglers crowding the Mance ravine.
It was to be their last feat of arms in the World War, and they had the satisfaction of knowing, as they left the line on the 6th, that the last fortifications of the Germans on the Fourth Army front had fallen, and that the way was clear into the open country beyond.
He found out the formula for deriving the sine of a multiple angle, knowing that of the simple angle with due regard to the periodicity of sines.
Struve also points out that by attaching a fine scale to the focusing slide of the eye-piece, and knowing the coefficient of expansion of the metal tube, the means would be provided for determining the absolute change of the focal length of the object-glass at any time by the simple process of focusing on a double star.
Bousset thinks that the Apocalyptist, knowing not what to make of this reckoning, left it standing as it was and attempted a new interpretation of the seven heads by taking them to refer to the seven hills of Rome in the addition he made to verse 9.
Among his principal publications are An Examination of Ferrier's "Knowing and Being," and the Scottish Philosophy - (a work which gave him the reputation of being an independent Hamiltonian in philosophy); Memoir of John Brown, D.D.
On the fall of Napoleon in 1814 the Piedmontese court returned to Turin and the king was anxious to secure the succession for Charles Albert, knowing that Austria meditated excluding him from it in favour of an Austrian archduke, but at the same time he regarded him as an objectionable person on account of his revolutionary upbringing.
Rumours of his confinement at Kholmogory having leaked out, he was secretly transferred to the fortress of Schliisselburg (1756), where he was still more rigorously guarded, the very commandant of the fortress not knowing who "a certain arrestant" committed to his care really was.
The bearer, Major Baudus, knowing the importance of the manoeuvre which the I.
Knowing his doom, he bade his sons, Alcmaeon and Amphilochus, avenge his death upon their mother, upon whom, as he stepped into his chariot, he turned a look of anger.
To the phrase" ye shall be as gods "a later writer may have added" knowing good and evil,"but" to be as gods "originally meant" to live the life of gods - wise, powerful, happy."The serpent was in the main right, but there is one point which he did not mention, viz.
Hardly knowing anything of music, he attempted to give lessons and a concert at Lausanne; and he actually taught at Neuchatel.
Knowing the sensitiveness of the Lithuanians as regards Volhynia and Podolia, he suddenly, of his own authority, formally incorporated both these provinces with the kingdom of Poland, whereupon, amidst great enthusiasm, the Volhynian and Podolian deputies took their places on the same benches as their Polish brethren.
When a jack-rabbit starts up before them, one of the coyotes bounds away in pursuit while the other squats on his haunches and waits his turn, knowing full well that the hare prefers to run in a circle, and will soon come round again, when the second wolf takes up the chase and the other rests in his turn..
Hence, Knowing Which Of The Years Are Embolismic, From Their Ordinal Position In The Cycle, According To The Rule Before Stated, The Times Of The Commencement Of Successive Years May Be Thus Carried On Indefinitely Without Any Difficulty.
That in knowing objects certain thoughts are implied which are not presentations or their copies is at times dimly seen by Berkeley himself; but he was content to propound a question with regard to those notions, and to look upon them as merely Locke's ideas of relation.
Between the two extremes stood the discontented Moderates, who indulged freely in grumbling without knowing how the unsatisfactory state of things was to be remedied.
The Allied sovereigns were for continuing the fight; Schwarzenberg, however, knowing the exhaustion of his troops decided to retreat.
Not by my consciousness, but by knowing the bodies of others - of babies on the one hand, and of old men on the other hand.
This is the method which, as we have seen, has led from psychological to metaphysical idealism, by the argument that what we begin by perceiving is mental, and, therefore, what we end by knowing is mental.
Like Kant, he supposes that experience is concerned with sensations, distinguishes matter and form in sense, identifies time and space, eternal time and infinite space, with the formal element, and substitutes 'synthesis of sensations of touch and sight for association and inference, as the origin of our knowing such a solid material object as a bell.
Knowing what we know of the colonizing power of the Assyrians, we may assume that among the "Mitanni" and other elements in the Mesopotamian population there would now be an increase of people of "Assyrian" origin.
Knowing this, and having in the Siemens regenerative gas furnace an independent means of generating this temperature, the Martin brothers of Sireuil in France in 1864 developed the open-hearth process of making steel of any desired carbon-content by melting together in this furnace cast and wrought iron.
Spencer county was still a wilderness, and the boy grew up in pioneer surroundings, living in a rude log-cabin, enduring many hardships and knowing only the primitive manners, conversation and ambitions of sparsely settled backwoods communities.
Bismarck, knowing that nothing would more impede the consolidation of the empire than an outbreak of local patriotism, always so jealous of its rights, generally used his influence to avoid constitutional disputes, and discouraged the discussion of questions which would require an authoritative interpretation of the constitution.
The Kongelov is dated and subscribed the 14th of November 1665, but was kept a profound secret, only two initiated persons knowing of its existence until after the death of Frederick III., one of them being Kristoffer Gabel, the king's chief intermediary during the revolution, and the other the author and custodian of the Kongelov, Secretary Peder Schumacher, better known as Griffenfeldt.
The ethical affinities of pragmatism spring from the perception that all knowing is referred to a purpose.
It emphasizes still more than pragmatism the personal aspect of all knowing and its contribution to the "making of reality" which necessarily accompanies the making of truth.
Meanwhile Morton found the old Marian party-feud reviving, and in 1577, knowing his own guilt in Darnley's murder, he attempted to win the alliance of Mary for his own security.
In particular, while in his first draft he speaks of the bailiff as Gryssler - the usual name up to his time, except in the White Book and in Stumpff's Chronicle of 1548 - in his final recension he calls him Gessler, knowing that this was a real name.
The strength of this remarkable tragedy lay, not in its inflated tone or exaggerated characterization - the restricted horizon of Schiller's school-life had given him little opportunity of knowing men and women - but in the sure dramatic instinct with which it is constructed and the directness with which it gives voice to the most pregnant ideas of the time.
Knowing that the water produced by the combustion of alcohol was not pre-existent in that substance but was formed by the combination of its hydrogen with the oxygen of the air, he burnt alcohol and other combustible organic substances, such as wax and oil, in a known volume of oxygen, and, from the weight of the water and carbon dioxide produced and his knowledge of their composition, was able to calculate the amounts of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen present in the substance.
His most original idea is the graduation of knowledge into knowing, belief and presentiment.
Religion in this shape is the nearest step to the stage of absolute knowledge; and this absolute knowledge- " the spirit knowing itself as spirit " - is not something which leaves these other forms behind but the full comprehension of them as the organic constituents of its empire; " they are the memory and the sepulchre of its history, and at the same time the actuality, truth and certainty of its throne."
The Jew had anticipated just such an event, and had secretly arranged that after his death an inventory of Abdullah's property should fall into the hands of the government - knowing that the latter had claims on the estates of el-Jazzar and Suleiman.
Knowing the theory of his instrument, and possessed of much practical skill, coupled with unwearied patience, he conquered the difficulties of grinding and polishing the lenses, and soon succeeded in producing telescopes of greatly increased power.
The Bourbonists, although they bombarded the city from the citadel and the warships in the harbour, gradually lost ground, and after three days' street fighting their commander, General Lanza, not knowing that the Garibaldians had scarcely a cartridge left, asked for and obtained a twenty-four hours' armistice (May 30th).
Then he informed the citizens by means of a proclamation of what he had done, and declared that, knowing them to be ready to die in the ruins of their city, he would renew hostilities on the expiration of the armistice.
Having determined the motions of the two drifts, and knowing also that the stars are nearly equally divided between them, it is evidently possible to determine the mean motion of the drifts combined.
Rabi` to select Ali, knowing that the dislike felt towards him by the Khorasanians would double their strength in fighting against him.
His own wish was to call Abu Ahmad, a son of Moktafi, or a son of Moqtadir, to the Caliphate, but the majority of generals preferring Qahir because he was an adult man and had no mother at his side, he acquiesced, although he had a personal dislike for him, knowing his selfish and cruel character.
If God is true being, then sin can have no substantive existence; it cannot be said that God knows of sin, for to God knowing and being are one.
The ultimate goal is deificatio, theosis or resumption into the divine being, when the individual soul is raised to a full knowledge of God, and where knowing and being are one.
In all induction the universal is the conclusion, in none a major premise, and in none the ground of either the being or the knowing of the particulars.
Hence also induction is a real process, because, when we know that this individual magnet attracts iron, we are very far from knowing that all alike do so similarly; and the question of inductive logic, how we get from some similars to all similars, remains, as before, a difficulty, but not to be solved by the fallacy that inference is identification.
Its requisites are that there are things to be known and powers of knowing things.
But it will be said that Kant has proved that real truth, in the sense of the " agreement of knowledge with the object," is unattainable, because we could compare knowledge with the object only by knowing both.
These are predicates of the object known, ways of knowing it, rather than the object itself.
In knowing there are two functions involved, the " organic " or animal function of sensuous experience in virtue of which we are in touch with being, directly in inner perception, mediately in outer experience, and the "intellectual" function of construction.
The idea of a perfect harmony of thinking and being is a presupposition that underlies all knowing but cannot itself be realized in knowledge.
With John Brown, to whom he gave a farm in Essex county, New York, he became very intimate, and from time to time supplied him with funds, though it seems without knowing that any of the money would be employed in an attempt to incite a slave insurrection.
We have no means of knowing what the Aeolic and Ionic of say the 9th century were, or if there were such dialects at all.
Henry Clay, the speaker of the house, being eager for war and knowing Calhoun's hostility to Great Britain, gave him the second place on the committee of foreign affairs, of which he soon became the actual head.
Monsignor Barnes's theory is that Pregnani alias James de la Cloche, without the knowledge of Charles II., was arrested by order of Louis and imprisoned as Dauger on account of his knowing too much about the French schemes in regard to Charles II.
Although he did not live to see its completion, he had the satisfaction of knowing that the ultimate success of this vast scheme was assured.
The people, knowing the king to be their best friend, trusted him implicity and cooperated with him cheerfully.
Muretus soon recognized Scaliger's merits, and introduced him to all the men that were worth knowing.
The war in France was disastrous, how far through Wykeham's fault we have no means of knowing.
The omniscient God, by means of His "scientia media" (the phrase is Molina's invention, though the idea is also to be found in his older contemporary Fonseca), or power of knowing future contingent events, foresees how we shall employ our own free-will and treat His proffered grace, and upon this foreknowledge He can found His predestinating decrees.
What existence has the known object for the knowing subject ?
He was not content with knowing himself to be the leader of the age.
But to him belongs the merit of having, most probably without knowing what had already been done, enunciated a complete account of its theory, and of thus having firmly established it as a means by which the chemical constituents of celestial bodies can be discovered through the comparison of their spectra with those of the various elements that exist on this earth.
It had long been a fundamental principle of Indian government that the sepoy would always be true to his salt - knowing, as Macaulay wrote in 1840, that there was not another state in India which would not, in spite of the most solemn promises, leave him to die of hunger in a ditch as soon as he had ceased to be useful.
In November 1621, James I., knowing that London was "a dish" which Donne "loved well," "carved" for him the deanery of St Paul's.
Leonardo, having remained unmolested at Milan for two months under the new regime, but knowing that Ludovico was preparing a great stroke for the re-establishment of his power, and that fresh convulsions must ensue, thought it best to provide for his own security.
Knowing and doing allured him equally, and in art, which consists in doing, his efforts were often paralysed by his strained desire to know.
The last abstraction which it becomes the duty of philosophy to remove is the abstraction from the knowing subject which is made by all the sciences, including, as we shall see, the science of psychology.
The ultimate explanation of things cannot be given by any theory which excludes from its survey the intelligence in which nature, as it were, gathers herself up. But knowledge, or the mind as knowing, willing, &c., may be looked at in two different ways.
For as Kepler knew the orb to be not circular but oval, and guessed it to be elliptical, so Mr Hooke, without knowing what I have found out since his letters to me, can know no more, but that the proportion was duplicate quam proxime at great distances from the centre, and only guessed it to be so accurately, and guessed amiss in extending that proportion down to the very centre, whereas Kepler guessed right at the ellipsis.
But knowing that his seat was precarious he did homage to the English king, and made him all the promises that his father had given to Edward I.
They were willing to take all the risks and relieve her of all responsibility; they filled her coffers with Spanish gold which they plundered as pirates, knowing that they might be hanged if caught; and they fought Elizabeths enemies in France and in the Netherlands as irregulars, taking their chance of being shot if taken prisoners.
Canning, who had the best reason for knowing, defended the unreformed system on the ground that its very anomalies opened a variety of paths by which talent could make its way into parliament, and thus produced an assembly far more widely representative than could be expected from a more uniform and logical system.
The good understanding was so complete that a disagreeable incident in the Sandwich Islands, in which the injudicious conduct of a French agent very nearly precipitated hostilities, was amicably settled; and the ministry had the satisfaction of knowing that, if their policy had produced prosperity at home, it had also maintained peace abroad.
The Armenians are equally strict; but (adds Rycaut) " the times seem so confused and without rule that they can scarce be recounted, unless by those who live amongst them, and strictly observe them, it being the chief care of the priest, whose learning principally consists in knowing the appointed times of fasting and feasting, the which they never omit on Sundays to publish unto the people."
His final conclusion is that there must be eternally " a most powerful and most knowing Being, in which, as the origin of all, must be contained all the perfections that can ever after exist," and out of which can come only what it has already in itself; so that as the cause of my mind, it must be Mind.
Republicans without knowing it, they grudged every remnant of power to the Crown.
Caring little for the Convention and knowing nothing of events on the northern or eastern frontier, the peasants were determined not to serve and preferred to fight the Republic at home.
Knowing the slight foundation of its power the government deliberately sought to destroy all whose birth, political connexions or past career might mark them out as leaders of opposition.
This principle involved the paradox that no man, knowing good, would do evil.
He follows Aristotle closely in dividing the " natural " virtues into intellectual and moral, giving his preference to the former class, and the intellectual again into speculative and practical; in distinguishing within the speculative class the " intellect " that is conversant with principles, the " science " that deduces conclusions, and the " wisdom " to which belongs the whole process of knowing the sublimest objects of knowledge; and in treating prac