Sentence Examples

  • It seemed to me that his object in entering the Brotherhood was merely to be intimate and in favor with members of our lodge.
  • This is not a section about hope, ideals, wishes, or the brotherhood of all mankind.
  • Do you wish to enter the Brotherhood of Freemasons under my sponsorship?
  • The brotherhood of all Israelites under their one Father (ii.
  • The former is divided into two sections: the first, of a metaphysical character, contains a sort of practical cosmography, chiefly based on Avicenna's theories, but frequently intermixed both with the freer speculations of the well-known philosophical brotherhood of Basra, the Ikhwan-es-safa'i, and purely Shiite or Isma`ilite ideas; the second, or ethical section of the poem, abounds in moral maxims and ingenious thoughts on man's good and bad qualities, on the necessity of shunning the company of fools and double-faced friends, on the deceptive allurements of the world and the secret snares of ambitious craving for rank and wealth.