innate sense

See: proclivity
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Thinks I, Queequeg, under the circumstances, this is a very civilized overture; but, the truth is, these savages have an innate sense of delicacy, say what you will; it is marvellous how essentially polite they are.
Their innate sense of right has been violated," Maud Brewster said, joining the conversation.
We guide our children thus, at first: but we appeal, as soon as possible, to their innate sense of Right and Wrong: and, when that stage is safely past, we appeal to the highest motive of all, the desire for likeness to, and union with, the Supreme Good.
Their scheme is ancient, far beyond the memory of man or even the record of history, and has hitherto been very little modified by the innate sense of something wrong, and the dim perception of better methods, that have disquieted all the ages through which the procession has taken its march.
by nature) may be, and however unacquainted with conventional behaviour, the chances are, that she will have quite as strong an innate sense of the decencies and proprieties of life as if she had run the gauntlet of a dozen London seasons--possibly a stronger one, for such senses have been known to blunt in this improving process.
I also did a short course in sitcom in Los Angeles," she adds, hinting on her innate sense of timing that is evident in Dil Dhadakne Do.
And one of the very few female MPs with an innate sense of style.
Most of us are familiar with David's innate sense of style and design.
Rabbi Rami Strosberg, the Head of School at WTA avers, “Children who can think for themselves and connect with their innate sense of spirit will have an invaluable advantage in today's changing world.
Obviously a man with an innate sense of rhythm, Ronnie abandoned dancing as he grew up and took up the drums, again thanks to the influence of Sybil Marks.
In its never-ending quest for perfection, the whole Jumeirah at Etihad Towers team has an innate sense and understanding of the kind of hospitality that provides a personalised, luxurious and welcoming experience.
THE FAIRNESS INSTINCT; THE ROBIN HOOD MENTALITY AND OUR BIOLOGICAL NATURE comes from a biologist who considers the innate sense of fairness that has been part of all kinds of societies throughout human history, considering that it's a behavior that's part of human DNA rather than an ideological or social concept.