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Under Thought is included every effect which has to be produced by speech, the subdivisions being,-- proof and refutation; the excitation of the feelings, such as pity, fear, anger, and the like; the suggestion of importance or its opposite.
Anna Mikhaylovna, with an air of importance that showed that she felt she quite knew what she was about, went across the room to where Pierre was standing and gave him a taper.
No circumstance of importance, from the beginning to the end of the disclosure, shall be related on hearsay evidence.
We come now, however, to a point which is of importance.
Of course, it instantly occurred to me that they had broken into your library with the intention of getting at some document which might be of importance in the case.
As for jest, there be certain things, which ought to be privileged from it; namely, religion, matters of state, great persons, any man's present business of importance, and any case that deserveth pity.
Remember well his words of importance - All we are saying is give peace a chance.
There is, however, an additional idea that is critical to the proposed model and concerns the concept of importance, or centrality.
Among male participants, the only psychosocial indicator that remained significant was the level of importance placed on sex in a relationship: Men's odds of intending to delay sex with main partners for at least two months decreased as the importance of sex increased (odds ratio, 0.
Gender differences existed between American males and females with the three constructs of importance, interest, and difficulty.
Results indicated significant, negative correlations between tolerance for ambiguity scores and anxiety and ratings of importance of course structure in a number of areas.
decision, saying that it "relied on the increased importance of computers in our lives and a reflection of this level of importance in various state and federal statutes qualifying lawsuit computer data as physical damage.