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But the good news is that creative expression, whether that means writing, dancing, bird-watching, or cooking, can give a person almost everything that he or she has been searching for: enlivenment, peace, meaning, and the incalculable wealth of time spent quietly in beauty.
The aesthetic contemplation of opera (Secondness) is contrasted with its representative form of dramatic enlivenment (Thirdness) as emphasized in scenery and machinery on stage, facing the opera aficionados.
The causal mechanism has been postulated to be a field effect of consciousness: enlivenment of the unified field by the peace-creating group produces an effect of collective coherence that extends into the larger population.
in which he mentions wind farms, the European Union and a general lack of enlivenment in many other letters (Voice of the North, December 22).
The sexual potential implicit in the tension that arises between an image and the enlivening gaze is undeniable: "Any suggestion of the sexual, or any perception of sexual potential, is likely to enhance the strain to enlivenment and possession" (Freedberg 360).
15) This became the standard for Royce's later advocacy of both provincialism (regional enlivenment in cultural and creative practices) and the absolute (the goal and reality of speculative thought).
It does not seem unnatural to associate friendly stimulation of a brisk and businesslike attitude with the invigoration and enlivenment of the wind in the phrase a brisk wind (cf.
The resultant state of sexual hyperarousal led at the behavioral level to her investment in erotic pursuits and fantasies, a means of enlivenment that served simultaneously as a replacement for the nurture of which she was deprived (a defense against actual intimacy), and more importantly, as a connection to parents who had substituted this dissociated sexuality for true intimacy.
Beatrice whose life is jaded by the city and has become "just a drawing room pet" is in need of enlivenment.