Usage examples for ESSE

  1. Is ergo, re non impetrata, domum abiit; reditu enim in castra se liberatum esse iureiurando interpretabatur. – Selections from Viri Romae by Charles François L'Homond
  2. A man also is his own peculiar thought, thus his own peculiar intelligence and wisdom; but these make a one with his love; for a man thinks from this love and according to it; yea, if he be in freedom, he speaks and acts in like manner; from which it may appear, that love is the esse or essence of a man's life, and that thought is the existere or existence of his life thence derived; therefore speech and action, which are said to flow from the thought, do not flow from the thought, but from the love through the thought. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  3. When Erigena says, " Certius cognoscas verbum Naturam omnium esse," he gives a true but incomplete account of the Nature of the Second Person of the Trinity. – Christian Mysticism by William Ralph Inge
  4. Malo esse quam videri ought to be the constant maxim of all those, who are called to serve so fine a cause as that of the American Union. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various
  5. The first of these is the doctrine that marriage is a sacrament, and the second that the esse of the marriage is the consent of the parties. – An Outline of Sexual Morality by Kenneth Ingram
  6. Quia infida est, quia periculosa, quia esse non potest. – William Pitt and the Great War by John Holland Rose
  7. " The Word" is the Divine truth, which also is " glory"; " flesh" means the Divine Human; " the only begotten of the Father" means the springing forth or going forth from the Divine Esse in Him. – Spiritual Life and the Word of God by Emanuel Swedenborg
  8. Emollit mores nec sint esse feros. – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  9. The action of the agent is the cause of the effect in the sense that the actual production or fieri of anything is the immediate cause of this thing in facto esse. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey
  10. In the Lord the Creator are divine good and divine truth in their very substance: the esse of his substance is divine good, and its existere is divine truth: in him also they are in their very essential union; for in him they infinitely make a one: and since these two in the Creator himself are a one, therefore also they are a one in all things created from him; hereby also the Creator is conjoined in an eternal covenant as of marriage with all things created from himself." – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  11. I thought it best that she should know how and where he was spending so much money in esse as well as money in posse. – A Tame Surrender, A Story of The Chicago Strike by Charles King
  12. Mr. Bartlett would have said the esse of things was percipi, had he been a Philosopher, and would have felt as if he knew something. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  13. An ruri censes te esse? – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  14. Most of them have only served to furnish another illustration of Horace's famous mediocribus esse poetis. – The Influence of India and Persia on the Poetry of Germany by Arthur F. J. Remy
  15. I am permitted the empty esse, not the full green vivere. – Thoughts Out of Season (Part II) by Friedrich Nietzsche
  16. Guarday vos esse bem tal que a mi ham me de matar bem me queres, mal me queres. – Four Plays of Gil Vicente by Gil Vicente
  17. Vult Ecclesiolam quamlibet esse domum. – The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation, v. 1, Northern Europe by Richard Hakluyt