Sentence Examples


  • Under that facade of indifference beats a heart primed for breaking.
  • With the dualistic philosophy is further connected an attitude of absolute indifference towards this lower and material world, and the practice of asceticism.
  • It is true that even by the most thorough-going allegorists the literal sense of Scripture was not openly and entirely disregarded; but the very fact that the study of Hebrew was never more than exceptional, and so early ceased to be cultivated at all, is eloquent of indifference to the original literal sense, and the very principle of the many meanings inherent in the sacred writings was hostile to sound interpretation; greater importance was attached to the " deeper " or " hidden " senses, i.e.
  • One man says, in his despair or indifference to life, take up a handful of the earth at your feet, and paint your house that color.
  • The indifference of the Jews to the desolate conditions of their sanctuary opens up a problem of some difficulty.