Sentence Examples

  • The distinction of force and matter is then something transitory and relative.
  • Hence Spencer concludes that the sense of duty is transitory and must diminish as moralization increases.
  • For a past impression is purely transitory, and, as Hume occasionally points out, can have no connexion of fact with the present consciousness.
  • The distinction of a permanent and a transitory element in the law of the Sabbath is found, not only in Luther and Melanchthon, but in Calvin and other theologians of the Reformed church.
  • Many political treaties containing " transitory conventions," with reference to recognition, boundary or cession, become, as it were, the title-deeds of the nations to which they relate.'

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