Sentence Examples


  • In the early days of his tutorship had met the Quietist apostle, Mme Guyon, and had been much struck by some of her ideas.
  • He was clearly a Pharisaic Quietist, a Pharisee of a fast disappearing type, recalling in all respects the Chasid of the early Maccabean times, and upholding the old traditions of quietude and resignation.
  • He was a quietist and an epicurean, and the closest parallel to Homer in the literature of the North.
  • Teg Bahadur was succeeded by the tenth and most powerful guru, his son Govind Singh; and it was under him that what had sprung into existence as a quietist sect of a purely parshad is then distributed equally to all the faithful present, no matter to what caste they belong.
 
 

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