Sentence Examples

  • It was an ideal that failed to embody itself and justify itself by its fruits.
  • The Code did not merely embody contemporary custom or conserve ancient law.
  • Fleeting matter to their mind was not worthy to embody or reflect heavenly supersensuous energies denoted by the names of Christ and the saints.
  • To a certain extent these works embody the more important discoveries of their author.
  • Accordingly Plato conceived of them as forming a system and finding their reality in the degree in which they embody the one all-embracing idea and conceived of not under the form of an efficient but of a final cause, an inner principle of action or tendency in things to realize the fullness of their own nature which in the last resort was identical with the nature of the whole.

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