Sentence Examples


  • This discovery was not accidental or unforeseen, but was due to the sagacity of those who designed the voyage.
  • This Dr Parkman, a man of rare sagacity and exquisite humour, was the father of Francis Parkman, the historian.
  • By his political sagacity and moderation Manfred won a strong party to his side and helped Conrad to subjugate the rebellious barons.
  • To the inventive activity of the discoverer he had already united the patient skill of the observer and the practical sagacity of the experimentalist.
  • Their predominant and constant characteristic is a sober sagacity which instinctively judges aright and imperturbably realized its inspirations.