Sentence Examples


  • Amongst the elements of our thought there are some which we can make and unmake at our pleasure; there are others which come and go without our wish; there is also a third class which is of the very essence of our thinking, and which dominates our conceptions.
  • Such was the power of Adalbero and Gerbert in those days that it was said their influence alone sufficed to make and unmake kings.
  • He left nothing in doubt if experiment would decide it, and he evidently did not consider that he had fully investigated any compound until he could both unmake and remake it.