The top opened of its own volition, revealing an aged stone dagger with dulled edges and a chipped stone hilt.
Her arms slid around his neck of their own volition and she pressed close to him passionately returning his affection.
The influence we seem to exercise over bodies by will is only apparent; volition and action only accompany one another.
Yet this primordial creative nature is endowed with volition with regard to its own development.
All forms of monism from Plotinus downwards tend to ignore personal individuality and volition, and merge all finite existence in the featureless unity of the Absolute; this, indeed, is what inspires the passion of the protest against monism.