“It is of prime importance that what we seem to know we know accurately; and as it is through the senses that we acquire our knowledge, not only of the outward objects with which we are daily conversant, but of other minds than our own, * the education of the senses* is an obvious duty.”
“Jesusâ€ ™ initial reaction to the knowledge flooding his mind and the assault to his senses is a catatonic state.”
“The fish that had prompted me to take leave of my senses is an evil-tempered, prehistoric critter that lives only in certain big, cold, fast rivers in Mongolia and Siberia, most of which flow into the Arctic Ocean.”
“This, the biographer senses, is the period when he was ‘finding his feet as a writer’.”
“The development of the main senses took place in OF., and is not free from obscurity (cf., however, couth and known).”
“And to what extent this virtual reality engages all five senses is not made completely clear.”
“This is especially so when the jargon uses common words in senses that differ from their common meaning.”
“The evolutionist embraces a competing philosophy instead such as naturalism (the belief that natural causes and laws can explain all phenomena) or empiricism (the belief that experience, especially the senses, is the source of all knowledge).”
“To dismiss one of the most inventive movies in recent memory as a candy-colored assault on the senses is missing the point completely.”
“In the first Dictionary of Modern English Usage, H.W. Fowler defines catachresis as ‘wrong application of a term, use of words in senses that do not belong to them’, adding examples such as the use of mutual to mean common, and chronic to mean severe.”
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Words to describe art of the Romantic Era
it bothers me when i hear someone who have experienced something life changing use the phrase: now i appreciate the little things. I DON'T BELIEVE THERE ARE ANY LITTLE THINGS. everything is EXTRAOR...
Some words of from XTC songs that I like or for some reason stand out. That and a dollar will get you a ride on the bus.
Mind or Mind Altering
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