Sentence Examples


  • Feeling, therefore, is the only possible criterion alike of knowledge and of conduct.
  • The church lays down a rule of domestic policy, and neither gives nor pretends to give any absolute criterion for the validity of ordination.
  • It is important to understand clearly the criterion which he applied; it is frequently misapprehended.
  • Been passed by all previous collectors, and what criterion was there to establish their genuineness?
  • This marks them off from such reflex acts as are unconsciously performed, and from the tropisms of plants and other lowly organisms. There remains, however, the difficulty of finding any satisfactory criterion of the presence of consciousness.