In general it may be said that Frederick William, in spite of his talents and his wide knowledge, lived in a dream-land of his own, out of touch with actuality.
But all that we can safely say as to locality is that the community here represented seems to have been isolated, and out of touch with the larger centres of Christian life.
Thus there survived in mid-Asia a widely-scattered remnant, which, although out of touch with the ancient usages of Christian civilization, yet in no way lacked higher culture.
With the defeat of the Spanish Armada Elizabeth's work was done, and during the last fifteen years of her reign she got more out of touch with her people.
Though he remained, to the end, firm in his belief that there had been an active monarchist party, 2 this obsession did not carry him out of touch with the realities of human nature and of his time.
Bacon was no mathematician, and so was out of touch with the main army of progress.
The Church, which had so long played a prominent and valuable part in the moral and literary education of the Welsh people, was now gradually forced out of touch with the nation through the action of alien and unsympathetic Whig prelates in Wales itself, which still remained mainly High Church and Jacobite in feeling.
All its efforts failed, however, because its members lacked dramatic talents and, being out of touch with the people, could not create a national drama.
Army was still cramped and out of touch with its neighbours went far to neutralize the numerical disadvantage.
The English Church had got out of touch with the ideals and the spiritual movements of the other Western churches.
more out of touch with common righteousness and piety.
In his ecclesiastical policy Charles was equally out of touch with the feelings of his people.
The show's point was to make buffoons of the out-of-touch representatives responsible for the games industry.
The political elite are out of touch in their support of the solely tax funded system.
The PR department has made numerous gaffes into the bargain, whilst Andrew Watson has at times appeared out of touch with the fans.
No political campaign is ever perfect but by comparison our opponents appeared inept, dull and out of touch with the public.
Artifacts of little intrinsic, but huge cultural value may be discarded by future generations out of touch with their root culture.
lots of time under Linux, they are a bit out of touch with the windows world.
Linux users tend to spend lots of time under Linux, they are a bit out of touch with the windows world.
spend lots of time under Linux, they are a bit out of touch with the windows world.
stringent safety precautions, ensuring our clients are never too far out of touch with the western world.
Make sure your agreement with your ISP guarantees at least 99 percent uptime, or you may be out of touch with your customers.
On his return to Naples he found himself out of touch with the prevailing Cartesianism, and lived quietly until in 1697 he gained the professorship of rhetoric at the university, with a scanty stipend of loo scudi.
A conspiracy, planned with the object, among others, of kidnapping the emperor while on a visit to Venice and forcing him to make concessions, was postponed in consequence of the coup detat by which Louis Napoleon became emperor of the French (1852); but a chance discovery led to a large number of arrests, and the state trials at Mantua, conducted in the most shamelessly inquisitorial manner, resulted in five death sentences, including that of the priest Tazzoli, and many of imprisonment for long terms. Even this did not convince Mazzini of the hopelessness of such attempts, for he was out of touch with Italian public opinion, and he greatly weakened his influence by favoring a crack-brained outbreak at Milan on the 6th of February 1853, which was easily quelled, numbers of the insurgents being executed or imprisoned.
We insist on a policy of stringent safety precautions, ensuring our clients are never too far out of touch with the western world.
In the past, most clothing manufacturers who created plus size fashion lines were out of touch with trends.
We fell out of touch for 6 years until about 2 years ago.
It can be so fast, and so out of touch with most peoples lives.
Just because you appreciate the comfort of flannel nightgowns doesn't make you old-fashioned or out of touch.
The films were successful, but the move made Elvis look out of touch in the face of the new music that was emerging.
At its core, Losing It will illustrate just how out of touch many families are with healthy living habits.
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