Usage examples for fraternity

  1. Marriner thought he could cheat, and had indeed stolen money in that way from his companions, and there was nothing Josiah Slam liked better than dealing with a weaker member of his own fraternity. – Dr. Jolliffe's Boys by Lewis Hough
  2. Likewise, the widow had proved herself a wonderful hostess, as she kept the ball of conversation rolling briskly and induced a spirit of fraternity, uncommon in an ordinary dinner party. – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  3. And now, an added peril came- a glimpse of Larry the Bat by any of gangland's fraternity, man or woman, and it would be the end! – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  4. The masses responded to their generous public spirit with gratitude and affection; and the universal kindliness and fraternity diffused through all ranks on days of high religious festival or civic interest, afforded a very wholesome and gratifying spectacle. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  5. In business enterprises, again, the spirit of fraternity is widely diffused. – Monopolies and the People by Charles Whiting Baker
  6. M. de Lamartine wrote to me one day thus:-" Your doctrine is only the half of my programme; you have stopped at liberty, I go on to fraternity." – Essays on Political Economy by Frederic Bastiat
  7. Meanwhile he remains an active member of the noble fraternity that has made this corner famous. – Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions by Slason Thompson
  8. A small boy sat on the foremost seat- A mirthful youngster he; He beat the time with his restless feet To each new melody, And he picked me out as the brightest star Of the black fraternity. – Saltbush Bill, J.P., and Other Verses by A. B. Paterson
  9. In 1709 there came a new phase in the history of Shakespearian Bibliography when Rowe, the poet- dramatist, at the suggestion of his bookseller, who believed that " none but a poet should presume to meddle with a poet," undertook to present to the world a new edition of Shakespeare's plays, in which the player- dramatist was for the first time to be brought within the fraternity of academicians. – Shakespeare in the Theatre by William Poel
  10. In 1872 this building was devoted, by the fraternity that had erected it, to the education of the orphan children of North Carolina. – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  11. There were other parents in the planter fraternity of the neighbourhood blessed with good- looking daughters; and many of them, both fathers and mothers, had fixed their eyes on the lord of Montagu Castle as a very eligible sample for a son- in- law. –  by
  12. " Liberty, equality, and fraternity," Barrington answered. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  13. Bud could have put on a gray slouch hat with either a crimson or an orange band and walked into any good Eastern college fraternity or club he might have chosen. – The Golden Bird by Maria Thompson Daviess
  14. It will be a revival, in a higher form, of the liberty, equality and fraternity of the ancient gentes. – The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State by Frederick Engels
  15. We defend ourselves from our opponents by converting them to the gospel, which breathes everywhere reconciliation and fraternity. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  16. In the first place, the facts that a man is personally agreeable, that he belongs to the same political party, that he belongs to the same lodge or fraternity, that his ideas and opinion on matters outside of business agree with his employer's, are merely incidental and by no means adequate reasons for employing him. – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  17. Liberty, equality, fraternity, or death;- the last, much the easiest to bestow, O Guillotine! – A Tale of Two Cities A Story of the French Revolution by Charles Dickens
  18. But Kaiser Leopold in the scarlet stockings will not hear of Heritage- Fraternity. – History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.) Frederick The Great--The Hohenzollerns In Brandenburg--1412-1718 by Thomas Carlyle
  19. They were a fraternity of men, standing together, defending their land. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover