Sentence Examples


  • He returns to the subject in Stieber's Opuscula academics (1834).
  • Catholic in spirit rather than dogmatic, John ranks himself at times among the Academics, " since, in those things about which a wise man may doubt, I depart not from their footsteps."
  • The term "school," however, has not the same meaning as when applied to the Academics or Peripatetics, the Stoics or Epicureans.
  • But the attitude maintained by the Academics was chiefly that of a negative criticism of the views of others, in particular of the somewhat crude and imperious dogmatism of the Stoics.
  • In the meantime the Patriotic Society had divided into a White or Moderate party and a Red or Extreme party, which was subdivided into the Academics or Republicans and the Military or Terrorists.