Sentence Examples


  • The universe is merely blind Will, not thought; this Will is irrational, purposeless and therefore unhappy.
  • Twenty years of bloody and purposeless warfare with the armies of the empire and with their fellow-barbarians, the Goths and the Suevi, followed.
  • This proposal, however, the Norwegian government found unacceptable, and explained that, if such control were insisted upon, all further negotiations would be purposeless.
  • The Design argument elicits from Lotze the criticism that some things look purposeful, but others decidedly purposeless.
  • It was in the Roman state that military action - in Greece often purposeless and, except in the resistance to Persia, on the whole fruitless - worked out the social mission which formed its true justification.