Sentence Examples


  • It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.
  • It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no records of wrong.
  • He was ambitious and self-seeking, but unstable and unprincipled, and, lacking the fine qualities of his brothers, excelled neither in war nor in peace.
  • He was not so much self-seeking and personally ambitious as eager to advance the cause of the church in which he so implicitly believed.
  • P. Salvolini, insincere and self-seeking, died young, and Ippolito Rosellini (1800-1843) showed little original power.