Sentence Examples


  • In this endeavour Lotze discards as useless and untenable many favourite conceptions of the school, many crude notions of everyday life.
  • In this endeavour he forms with Herbart an opposition to the philosophies of Fichte, Schelling and Hegel, which aimed at objective and absolute knowledge, and also to the criticism of Kant, which aimed at determining the validity of all human knowledge.
  • If we now endeavour to give a general estimate of Pericles' character and achievements, it will be well to consider the many departments of his activity one by one.
  • So he will endeavour to be "on the jack," the ideal position being a bowl at rest immediately in front of or behind it.
  • It is an important function of the juge de paix to endeavour to reconcile disputants who come before him, and no suit can be brought before the court of first instance until he has endeavoured without success to bring the parties to an agreement.

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