reminiscence


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The doctrine of reminiscence too is explained more in accordance with fact and experience as arising out of the affinities of nature (ate tes thuseos oles suggenous ouses).
This Dialogue contains the first intimation of the doctrine of reminiscence and of the immortality of the soul.
He can only produce out of their armoury the sophism, 'that you can neither enquire into what you know nor into what you do not know;' to which Socrates replies by his theory of reminiscence.
Captain Jim's visit to his old friend had revived many recollections and he was now in the full tide of reminiscences.
I have hundreds of such reminiscences; but at times some one stands out from the hundred and oppresses me.
In ordinary cases, this indescribable impression is caused by the comparison and contrast between our imperfect reminiscences and the reality.
And when such as had come in contact with Strickland in the past, writers who had known him in London, painters who had met him in the cafes of Montmartre, discovered to their amazement that where they had seen but an unsuccessful artist, like another, authentic genius had rubbed shoulders with them there began to appear in the magazines of France and America a succession of articles, the reminiscences of one, the appreciation of another, which added to Strickland's notoriety, and fed without satisfying the curiosity of the public.
However often he told himself that he was in no wise to blame in it, that recollection, like other humiliating reminiscences of a similar kind, made him twinge and blush.
She met Prince Vasili with that playful manner often employed by lively chatty people, and consisting in the assumption that between the person they so address and themselves there are some semi-private, long-established jokes and amusing reminiscences, though no such reminiscences really exist- just as none existed in this case.
VOLUNTEERS who run the Loughborough Library Local Studies Section were pleased to receive a donation of PS400, from the funds of the recently dissolved Loughborough Reminiscence Group, which has enabled them to purchase a much-needed, secure filing cabinet.
The Heritage Centre at Mile End Mill holds regular reminiscence sessions where people can talk about their memories of Paisley.
On the occasion daylong programmes were arranged in the school premises including colourful rally, cake cutting, reminiscence meeting and cultural program.