Resorting to stimulants after illness, his marked excess in this respect on the occasion of his inauguration as vice-president undoubtedly did him harm with the public. Faults of personality were his great handicap. Though approachable and not without kindliness of manner, he seemed hard and inflexible; and while president, physical pain and domestic anxieties, added to the struggles of public life, combined to accentuate a naturally somewhat severe temperament.
There was a flicker of warmth in his gaze as he teased Katie, and he almost seemed approachable without the bulky trench coat lined with weapons.
I don't remember them being as dedicated or genuine or approachable, Eden said.
He seemed the most approachable of everyone she'd met.
I had another tree friend, gentle and more approachable than the great oak--a linden that grew in the dooryard at Red Farm.