Sentence Examples

  • Further, a distinction was drawn between irrational animals, or the brute creation, and the rational, i.e.
  • The part of the queen to rule despotically, by the help of reckless adventurers of mean capacity, and by brute violence.
  • This defence of the poetic point of view against brute force and common sense was admirably constructed and it proved one of the most popular of his plays.
  • It is rather due to an overpowering sense of the value of organization - a sense that liberty can never be dissevered from order, that a vital interconnexion between all the parts of the body politic is the source of all good, so that while he can find nothing but brute weight in an organized public, he can compare the royal person in his ideal form of constitutional monarchy to the dot upon the letter i.
  • SIMON WILLIAM GABRIEL BRUTE (1779-1839), American prelate, first Roman Catholic bishop of the diocese of Vincennes, Indiana, U.S.A., was born at Rennes, France, on the 20th of March 1779, his father, Simon Gabriel Guillaume Brute de Remur (1729-1786), being superintendent of the crown lands in Brittany.

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