He meant an unintelligent, unconscious, restless, endless will.
They have always been mild-tempered, low, and unintelligent, and are to-day a poor and miserable race.
This yearning is a dumb unintelligent longing, which moves like a heaving sea in obedience to some dark and indefinite law, and is powerless to fashion anything in permanence.
When, therefore, the battle which Keppel fought with the French on the 27th of July 1778 ended in a highly unsatisfactory manner, owing mainly to his own unintelligent management, but partly through the failure of Sir Hugh Palliser to obey orders, he became convinced that he had been deliberately betrayed.
It is true that Socrates brought into prominence the moral importance of rational and intelligent conduct as opposed to action which is the result of unintelligent caprice.
Anne of Austria, a devoted but unintelligent Ed~cat1Ion mother, knew no method of dealing with her son, save devotion combined with the rod.
VVhat the Latins painfully accomplished, owing to their fragmentary and unintelligent acquaintance with ancient philosophy, was already done for the Arabians by the scholars of Syria.
A comparatively low cost of labour, the fact that labour is not, as in the days of slavery, that of unintelligent blacks but of intelligent free labourers, the centralized organization and modern methods that prevail on the plantations, the remarkable fertility of the soil (which yields 5 or 6 crops on good soil and with good management, without replanting), and the proximity of the United States, in whose markets Cuba disposes of almost all her crop, have long enabled her to distance her smaller West Indian rivals and to compete with the bounty-fed beet.
The book appears to have been known in the ages immediately succeeding his own; and, though there is no contemporary manuscript in existence, there are some half-dozen which appear to date from the end of the 13th or the course of the 14th century, while one at least appears to be a copy made from his own work in that spirit of unintelligent faithfulness which is much more valuable to posterity than more pragmatical editing.
What originality it had - at first sight it would seem not much - belongs to these thinkers; but the loss of all their works except the hymn of Cleanthes, and the inconsistencies in such scraps of information as can be gleaned from unintelligent witnesses, for the most part of many centuries later, have rendered it a peculiarly difficult task to distinguish with certainty the work of each of the three.
The brutalities of Austrias white coats in the north, the unintelligent repression then characteristic of the house of Savoy, the petty spite of the duke of Modena, the medieval obscurantism of pope and cardinals in the middle of the peninsula and the clownish excesses of Ferdinand in the south, could not blot out from the minds of the Italians the recollection of the benefits derived from the just laws, vigorous administration and enlightened aims of the great emperor.
unintelligent people by active intelligent ones.
unintelligent way, or behaving in an unacceptable or even antisocial fashion.
unintelligent comments on the current political situation, two years after we first heard them.
unintelligent man, must surely know this.
unintelligent ill-conceived opinions are fashionable in this politically correct world.
unintelligent, impersonal force.
Indeed, some people say it is the one single thing that most differentiates the emotionally intelligent from the emotionally unintelligent.
And how did our capital get so unintelligent in the first place?
Now she's not unintelligent, but i think she rather missed the point Tim and friends are trying to make!
quite the opposite goes for some apparently quite unintelligent things like cleaning the house, digging the garden or making a cup of tea.
The vast majority of posts here are very unintelligent.
In some group contexts, this could, I think, represent an intelligent usage of a relatively unintelligent technology.
There was no effect of a beneficial replacement of passive unintelligent people by active intelligent ones.
Q5 There are times when somebody is acting in an unintelligent way, or behaving in an unacceptable or even antisocial fashion.
Rex's associates indulge in a second spate of unintelligent comments on the current political situation, two years after we first heard them.
Gordon Brown, being not an unintelligent man, must surely know this.
The difference is that his views are considered wrong while your unintelligent ill-conceived opinions are fashionable in this politically correct world.
There could be multiple uncaused causes -- multiple gods, say -- or the uncaused cause could be an unintelligent, impersonal force.
Now she 's not unintelligent, but i think she rather missed the point Tim and friends are trying to make !
Quite the opposite goes for some apparently quite unintelligent things like cleaning the house, digging the garden or making a cup of tea.
And can't sustain, like one half could" while he spits out decidedly unintelligent and thoughtless spoken words like referring to his private parts as "white supremacist."
Blogs that have these types of mistakes are often thought of as unintelligent and most readers will not return to look for updates.
The unintelligent over-regulation of the French government could not maintain the colonies which had been founded in happier times.
1 with a one-year ministry, and even to treat Tiberius 15 as an unintelligent repetition from St Luke - though the omission to allow a single year for the ministry would be so strange as to be almost unintelligible - but the date by the consuls has an independent look about it, and of its extreme antiquity the evidence gives two indications: (i.) Hippolytus's Commentary on Daniel (now generally dated c. A.D.
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