Sentence Examples

  • But there is a limit of imperturbability, and when that limit is reached, the subsequent passion is desperately vehement.
  • Mental imperturbability (arapaEia) was the result to be attained by cultivating such a frame of mind.
  • The secret of success, here as elsewhere, is the writer's marvellous imperturbability in paradox, his teeming imagination and his rigid logic. Grant his premises, and all the rest follows; his world may be turned topsy-turvy, but the relative situation of its contents is unchanged.
  • Pyrrho concludes that, since nothing can be known, the only proper attitude is imperturbability (ataraxia).