Usage examples for creation

  1. He offers an explanation, different from Aristotle's, of the creation of the world. – Jewish Literature and Other Essays by Gustav Karpeles
  2. Thus these two most powerful forces in the creation of character, the Church and the School, lose their hold upon youth at the same time. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  3. Where in creation was the Present? – Little Eve Edgarton by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  4. No more lords of creation, Denny. – The Raid on the Termites by Paul Ernst
  5. " Sing the Creation," said the Vision. – Brother Copas by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  6. All creation wept that hour, for Christ was on the Cross. – Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race by Maud Isabel Ebbutt
  7. We must think because we were given something to think with, ages ago, at the time of our creation. – In Times Like These by Nellie L. McClung
  8. As to my feeling for Willems it was but the regard one cannot help having for one's own creation. – An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad
  9. Some people don't think much of the creation of man nowadays. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  10. Let the whole creation praise Thee, O Thou Lord of the world! – The Life of St. Teresa of Jesus by Teresa of Avila
  11. It is proper creation. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  12. All that was necessary for the creation of character was to fit these pieces of the moral type together again in a different way, and to breathe the spirit of genius into the new creation. – John Lyly by John Dover Wilson
  13. 12; and not to know the nature of this creation was, for a teacher in Israel, the highest disgrace, John iii. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  14. This perplexing specimen is totally different from any species of our animal creation. – Life in a Thousand Worlds by William Shuler Harris
  15. This is a creation." – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1902 to 1903 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  16. The people of the Far West have thrown themselves into the work, we cannot say of restoration, but rather of creation, of woodland, with much of the passionate energy which marks their action in reference to other modes of physical improvement. – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh