Sentence Examples

  • Lamartine has been extolled as a pattern of combined passion and restraint, as a model of nobility of sentiment, and as a harmonizer of pure French classicism in taste and expression with much, if not all, the better part of Romanticism itself.
  • In the treatment of insanity little has been done but to complete the non-restraint system which in principle belongs to the earlier part of the 19th century (Pinel, Tuke, R.
  • His biography, by his son, reveals him as a man of devout and holy life, impulsive indeed and masterful, but one who learned self-restraint by strenuous endeavour.
  • If one especial peculiarity can be singled out, it is the extreme restraint and simplicity of the verbal treatment.
  • On the whole he ruled well, his difficult position serving as some restraint upon his natural inclinations.

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