Sentence Examples


  • Just as in a clock, the result of the complicated motion of innumerable wheels and pulleys is merely a slow and regular movement of the hands which show the time, so the result of all the complicated human activities of 160,000 Russians and French--all their passions, desires, remorse, humiliations, sufferings, outbursts of pride, fear, and enthusiasm--was only the loss of the battle of Austerlitz, the so-called battle of the three Emperors--that is to say, a slow movement of the hand on the dial of human history.
  • We briefly discussed tomorrow's half-day activities now that the weather had improved but our collective hearts weren't in it.
  • The strain of our activities was wearing on everyone, especially Howie.
  • I assumed we'd discuss our latest findings but Howie, ever hyper in the secrecy department, disallowed any mention our activities in public.
  • While we kidded about selling Howie out for a million buck reward, the increased outside interest in our activities was a serious matter.
 

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