Sentence Examples


  • This creature succeeded by other means than temperance and purity.
  • He was actively interested in peace, temperance and anti-slavery movements.
  • It was at a temperance meeting.
  • In compliance with the pope's desire, he lived in great splendour; yet his own temperance and humility were never brought into question.
  • In the decade preceding the outbreak of the Civil War she took a prominent part in the anti-slavery and temperance movements in New York, organizing in 1852 the first woman's state temperance society in America, and in 1856 becoming the agent for New York state of the American Anti-slavery Society.