vital essence

See: spirit
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There was only--spring itself; the throb of it, the light restlessness, the vital essence of it everywhere: in the sky, in the swift clouds, in the pale sunshine, and in the warm, high wind--rising suddenly, sinking suddenly, impulsive and playful like a big puppy that pawed you and then lay down to be petted.
"This is wanting in the police report, where more stress is laid, perhaps, upon the platitudes of the magistrate than upon the details, which to an observer contain the vital essence of the whole matter.
Impressionable minds will recall scary scenes of the Skeksis using the Crystal to drain the "vital essence" from hapless (and helpless) Podlings then watching the Emperor chug it down like it's Mountain Dew.
In Ancient Egyptian mythology, the Ba-bird represents the soul of a deceased individual, which was believed to fly out the person's tomb to join their vital essence in the afterlife.
Sara is one of that rare breed of singers who have been involved with traditional music over many years and absorbed its vital essence.
A whole chapter on thyroid explains that when building one's vital essence with adaptogens, endocrine issues dramatically improve, and problems such as hypothyroidism often disappear.
Belonging to a period when the young Giacometti believed that he 'saw more clearly than anyone', his ability to capture the sitter's vital essence seems effortless.
What's needed here is a real, vigorous investigation, and it needs to be non-partisan, because this deals with the very vital essence of the country.
This book collects three stories from Georgian writer Aleksandre Qazbegi, each capturing the vital essence of Georgia's not-so-gentle introduction to Western modernity.
Today, successful brands must have a clear sense of self and the marketing savvy to communicate this vital essence in a way that resonates with consumers.
All these are because of its fundamental effect of "supporting the vital essence and securing the basics", thus to improving the immune system.
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