I rationalized myself right into his bed – right where I wanted to go.
The grisly scene leading to the condos likely dissuaded anyone from visiting, she rationalized.
"Because she's probably lonely, and I feel bad that we're the reason she doesn't date," Ashley rationalized.
"Sometimes people get hurt," she rationalized.
The final breakdown of scholasticism as a rationalized system of dogma may be seen in Nicolas (or Nicolaus) of Cusa (1401-1464), who distinguishes between the intellectus and the discursively acting ratio almost precisely in the style of later distinctions between the reason and the understanding.
The second account, which Herodotus follows, is a rationalized version of the first, where the dog is changed into a woman (the wife of the shepherd) named Spako (bitch).
The workings of this Will are irrational primarily, but, as in its evolution it becomes more rationalized and understands the whole meaning of the Weltschmerz, it ultimately reaches the point at which the desire for existence is gone.
Scholasticism opens with a discussion of certain points in the Aristotelian logic; it speedily begins to apply its logical distinctions to the doctrines of the church; and when it attains its full stature in St Thomas it has, with the exception of certain mysteries, rationalized or Aristotelianized the whole churchly system.
In its essence, it is primarily emotional and non-reflective; in process of development it becomes rationalized by education and use.
Moreover, the myths were rationalized and allegorized, which was not in either case an original procedure.
I rationalized myself right into his bed - right where I wanted to go.
Arbuthnott asked if work could be rationalized and made more coherent?
cyberpunk literature warns of the threats of rationalized politics increasingly in the hands of technologically competent corporations.
Thus the central loggias have been cleared and now provide vaulted lobbies, while sanitary accommodation has been rationalized into specific areas.
rationalized this policy in a speech she gave at CIA headquarters in 1988.
rationalized what he had done.
The surfaces were then rationalized in CATIA to achieve repetition without sacrificing form.
Among both Jews and Greeks the earlier forms of the idea had been rationalized into the belief that the most appropriate offering to God is that of a pure and penitent heart, and among them both was the idea that the vocal expression of contrition in prayer or of gratitude in praise is also acceptable.
The ideas occur in varying forms from Egypt to Babylonia and point to a considerable body of thought, which is not less impressive when one takes into account the instances in the Old Testament where myths have been rationalized, elevated, or otherwise removed from their older forms (e.g.
Zephaniah.) ' Note the rapid growth and embellishment of tradition, the inextricable interweaving of fact and fiction, the circumstantial or rationalized stories of imaginary beings, the supernatural or mythical stories of thoroughly historical persons, the absolute loss of perspective, and a reliance not upon the merits of a tradition but upon the authority with which it is associated.
Graham herself rationalized this policy in a speech she gave at CIA headquarters in 1988.
The judge said almost every killer who had stood before him rationalized what he had done.
In an effort to " do the deal " significant warning signs are frequently overlooked, disregarded, or rationalized away.
Thus Justin may give the impression of having rationalized Christianity, and of not having given it its full value as a religion of salvation.
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