Sentence Examples


  • The top opened of its own volition, revealing an aged stone dagger with dulled edges and a chipped stone hilt.
  • Her arms slid around his neck of their own volition and she pressed close to him passionately returning his affection.
  • The influence we seem to exercise over bodies by will is only apparent; volition and action only accompany one another.
  • All forms of monism from Plotinus downwards tend to ignore personal individuality and volition, and merge all finite existence in the featureless unity of the Absolute; this, indeed, is what inspires the passion of the protest against monism.
  • Sudden, unpremeditated volition may be the earliest and the most artistic, but it is not the best.