foreknowledge


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Now this foreknowledge cannot be elicited from spirits; it cannot be obtained inductively from experience, nor by any deductive calculation.
But he had hoped that it might be shyness, her retiring character, her foreknowledge of the state of his heart, anything short of aversion.
who, besides being a little disturbed by wine, was in perpetual terror of committing himself by the utterance of stray words that would betray his guilty foreknowledge.
When I sent them away I had no visible appearance of, or the least room to hope for, my own deliverance, any more than I had twenty years before--much less had I any foreknowledge of what afterwards happened, I mean, of an English ship coming on shore there to fetch me off; and it could not be but a very great surprise to them, when they came back, not only to find that I was gone, but to find three strangers left on the spot, possessed of all that I had left behind me, which would otherwise have been their own.
I looked at her inquiringly; but already with a foreknowledge of her meaning.
Sometimes his ears moved when the stream awoke and whispered; but they moved lazily, with, foreknowledge that it was merely the stream grown garrulous at discovery that it had slept.
The unhurried meals, the foreknowledge of deliciously empty hours to follow, the breadths of soft sky under which they walked together and reckoned time only by their hunger or thirst; the good grass beneath their feet that cheated the miles; their discoveries, always together, amid the farms--Griffons, Rocketts, Burnt House, Gale Anstey, and the Home Farm, where Iggulden of the blue smock-frock would waylay them, and they would ransack the old house once more; the long wet afternoons when, they tucked up their feet on the bedroom's deep window-sill over against the apple-trees, and talked together as never till then had they found time to talk--these things contented her soul, and her body throve.
It is only those that are capable of laughing at our folly that took the matter lightly and must have nodded their heads in agreement with the foreknowledge that Put was too good for those he worked for.
Judge Niclas Parry told Mold Crown Court yesterday it was "plain as a pikestaff" that they had foreknowledge of the burglaries.
He added his selection of the Napoles-linked NGOs did not show he 'had foreknowledge of any irregularity.
They are stellar people who embody quality, inventiveness, information, foreknowledge and who drive the development of their businesses with vision and motivation.
Sun Tzu said that the key to striking and conquering is foreknowledge.