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Here they readily imbibed the ideas of Louis XIV.-, and in a short time nearly every petty court in Germany was a feeble imitation of Versailles.
Coleridge had imbibed his sentiments, and joined the ranks of his partisans.
Tone was a Protestant, but he had imbibed socialist ideas, and hated the priests whose influence counteracted his own.
But he made a system of his own by combining the teaching of his master with parts of the doctrines of others, and with mysticism imbibed from the great teacher Ghazali.
Antisthenes was a pupil of Socrates, from whom he imbibed the fundamental ethical precept that virtue, not pleasure, is the end of existence.