Sentence Examples


  • St Paul also believes in this, but insists that it is subordinate to the peaceable fruits of righteousness.
  • Immense damage was inflicted by these marauders on the subjects of the empire, who seem to have been mostly too peaceable to defend themselves, and whom the emperor could not spare troops enough to protect.
  • They are now peaceable fisher-folk, who show considerable Mode of ingenuity in their calling.
  • In the result nothing disturbed his peaceable possession of the see.
  • "Your religion is a good one," said Spinoza; "you need not look for another, nor doubt that you will be saved in it, provided that, while you apply yourself to piety, you live at the same time a peaceable and quiet life."