Usage examples for immanent

  1. Punishment is immanent vital, necessary. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  2. It cannot be called punishment since punishment is immanent – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  3. Speech became immanent in him. – Somewhere in Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  4. It has accordingly and by many ways reached the conclusion that reality, lofty though it be, and truth itself, which nourishes the mind and alone gives validity to human thought, are in life itself, in the development of the mind, in the growth of the human personality, and that this personality, though ideally beyond our grasp, is yet in the concrete always historical and actual, and realises itself in its immanent value. – The Reform of Education by Giovanni Gentile
  5. Our salvation is in the answer of the life immanent to the life transcendent, and the connecting and combining power is the Holy Spirit. – Men in the Making by Ambrose Shepherd
  6. Mind is immanent in nature, but in man alone it becomes self- conscious. – The Last Harvest by John Burroughs
  7. Even the meaning of the reality itself, from its immanent side, is something quite other than the natural life and its contents. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  8. Value is an immanent relation to socially necessary time of labour. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  9. The immanent and constant action of the one manifests itself in the regular and fruitful action of the other. – Outlines of a Philosophy of Religion based on Psychology and History by Auguste Sabatier
  10. That there is an " intimate divinity" which is the source of all true wisdom, that the duty of man is to listen to its voice and to follow it, that " the sanity of man needs the poise of this immanent force," that the rule is " Do what you know, and perception is converted into character,"- all this is strongly enforced and richly illustrated in this Oration. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  11. So at Dodona, Zeus was worshipped as immanent in a sacred oak. – The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries by W. Y. Evans Wentz
  12. For truth here has, as its peculiar mode and immanent form, the self- centred pure notion, ego, the certitude of self as infinite universality. – Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
  13. Marx accordingly defines value to be an immanent relation of a commodity to time of labour, and the secret of exchange is that " a day's labour of given length always turns out a product of the same value." – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  14. It is not an immanent property of an object at all; it is a social opinion expressed upon an object in comparison with others. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  15. The fact, if it be a fact, that countless other combinations were possible, and this alone was chosen, shows that the will immanent in the evolution process is free will. – Evolution by Frank B. Jevons
  16. The fact that this particular combination of conditions was effected, rather than any other, is on exactly the same footing as the initial concurrence of atoms: if the latter cannot be ascribed to any necessity antecedent to it, neither can the former; the reason of the combination is to be sought in the self- determining cause immanent in the conditions. – Evolution by Frank B. Jevons
  17. The latter, admitting only what is derived from the developing life of the spirit, can conceive of culture solely as an immanent product of this very life, and separable from it only by abstraction. – The Reform of Education by Giovanni Gentile
  18. He is a part of and like unto his kind, his spirit immanent in his race. – Preaching and Paganism by Albert Parker Fitch
  19. Talbot- Lowry, R. N. Immanent in it was the necessity for frequent, almost for daily, visits to No. 6, The Mall, Cluhir. – Mount Music by E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
  20. The seal she held in her hand- a sort of Annunciation in which genius shone like an immanent light- had the powers of a talisman. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac