Sentence Examples


  • She was shorter, yet had the same hair and moved with the same self-assured serenity as her daughter.
  • Josephine retired to her private abode, Malmaison, where her patience and serenity won the admiration of all who saw her.
  • The engineer does not forget at night, or his nature does not, that he has beheld this vision of serenity and purity once at least during the day.
  • An enemy to all controversy and all violence, whether in act or thought, he had a serenity of character comparable only to that of Sophocles or Goethe.
  • The serenity of Swedish literature was rudely shaken about 1884 by an incursion of realism and by a stream of novel and violent imaginative impulse.