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These necessary graces saved him from a nature that was essentially savage and that otherwise would have been cruel and bitter.
Petrels are the most aerial and oceanic of birds, yet in the quiet Sounds of Tierra del Fuego, the Puffinuria berardi, in its general habits, in its astonishing power of diving, its manner of swimming, and of flying when unwillingly it takes flight, would be mistaken by any one for an auk or grebe; nevertheless, it is essentially a petrel, but with many parts of its organisation profoundly modified.
Spiritual Romance, therefore, is essentially idealistic.
Buckwheat could no longer be the food of a population which, awakened from its lethargy, had become essentially active.
Beside, there is something essentially unclean about this diet and all flesh, and I began to see where housework commences, and whence the endeavor, which costs so much, to wear a tidy and respectable appearance each day, to keep the house sweet and free from all ill odors and sights.
Among these probably may be reckoned those initial essays which we have prefixed to the historical matter contained in every book; and which we have determined to be essentially necessary to this kind of writing, of which we have set ourselves at the head.
On the one hand, many psychologists, especially those of the behaviourist school, tend to adopt what is essentially a materialistic position, as a matter of method if not of metaphysics.
The highest Petersburg society is essentially one: in it everyone knows everyone else, everyone even visits everyone else.
He was not masked--there was too much life in him, and a mask is only a lifeless thing; but he presented himself essentially as an actor, as a human being aggressively disguised.
A wave of enthusiasm for Latin American and ballroom-style dance has hit Kirklees as older people and children take to the floor in their hundreds to try out the jive, cha cha cha, waltz and quickstep in the Essentially Dance initiative.
have launched their Essentially brand, comprised of five products containing different combinations of both companies' ingredients.
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