Sentence Examples


  • Absent these most general distinctions, color was her only detailed observation.
  • More than once he had vexed his father by spoiling his own career, and he laughed at distinctions of all kinds.
  • And, as at Rome in early times, there were at Sparta distinctions within the populus; there were 5 otot and nro,ueioves, like the majores and minores genies at Rome.
  • Only at Rome, where there was a plebs to be striven against, these distinctions seem to have had a tendency to die out, while at Sparta they seem to have had a tendency to widen.
  • But these grants and sales led to distinctions within the ranks of the noble order, like those of which we get faint glimpses among the Roman patricians.