The three great results of psychological observation are Sensibility, Activity or Liberty, and Reason.
He was telling me something, and I wished to show him my sensibility, and not listening to what he was saying I began picturing to myself the condition of my inner man and the grace of God sanctifying me.
Sensations, or the facts of the sensibility, are necessary; we do not impute them to ourselves.
For, who with all his faults was never wanting in a fine and generous sensibility, proposed that there should be a public funeral, and that the body should lie among the illustrious dead in Westminster Abbey.
But, as he wrote to Young in 1824, in him "that sensibility, or that vanity, which people call love of glory" had been blunted.