Misanthrope sentence example

misanthrope
  • For many years, nevertheless, he maintained a correspondence with Pope and Bolingbroke, and with Arbuthnot and Gay until their deaths, with such warmth as to prove that an ill opinion of mankind had not made him a misanthrope, and that human affection and sympathy were still very necessary to him.
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  • The result was that Carlyle was too often judged by his defects, and regarded as a selfish and eccentric misanthrope with flashes of genius, rather than as a man with many of the highest qualities of mind and character clouded by constitutional infirmities.
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  • In his judgments of mankind he often talked as a misanthrope.
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  • A misanthrope who minimizes human contact is not thereby debarred from being a graduate.
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  • Is Bob Fingerman a cynical misanthrope or a disappointed humanitarian?
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  • His earliest publications were novels, some of which, such as A Fair Saxon (1873), Dear Lady Disdain (1875), Miss Misanthrope (1878), Donna Quixote (1879), attained considerable popularity.
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  • Highlights include The playboy Of The Western World in Ireland and Le Misanthrope in Boston, USA.
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  • Such friendships testify both to the worth and the attractiveness of his character, and contradict the old legend that he was an unsociable misanthrope.
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