All living and sentient things are formed out of insentient atoms.
Its warm touch seemed so like a human caress, I really thought it was a sentient being, capable of loving and protecting me.
Even as a sentient soul, she'd felt fear.
The peculiarity of organic and sentient bodies is due to the minuteness and shape of their particles, and to their special motions and combinations.
But the main purport of the treatise was the exposition of an elaborate system of celestial harmonies depending on the various and varying velocities of the several planets, of which the sentient soul animating the sun was the solitary auditor.