Quotes of manifold

  1. The ethical manifold conceived of as unified, furnishes, or rather is, the ideal of the whole. – Felix Adler
  2. The evils of mortals are manifold nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen. – Aeschylus
  3. We acknowledge and bewail our manifold sins and wickedness, which we, from time to time, most grievously have committed, by thought, word and deed. – Camilla P. Bowles
  4. This substance, which is manifold in its forms and protean in its transformations, has, in its state of living matter, one physiological name which has become familiar, that of protoplasm. – Asa Gray
  5. Instead of a few hundreds of thousands of men meeting each other in war, millions would now meet, and modern weapons would multiply manifold the power of destruction. – Edward Grey
  6. The soul passeth from form to form; and the mansions of her pilgrimage are manifold – Georg Hermes
  7. Something similar is still true of the courses followed by manifold intuitions which together make up the unity of one continuous consciousness of one and the same object. – Edmund Husserl
  8. Misery is manifold The wretchedness of the earth is multiform. – Matt LeBlanc
  9. I think most of us sense that it is a responsibility of the humanities to try to help better the conduct of human beings in their lives and manifold professional activities. – J. Irwin Miller
  10. Being a doctor has taught me a lot about directing. You're doing the same thing: You're reconstructing the manifold of behavior to the point where an audience says, yes, that's exactly like people I know. – Jonathan Miller
  11. Manifold subsequent experience has led to a truer appreciation and a more moderate estimate of the importance of the dependence of one living being upon another. – Richard Owen

Usage examples for manifold

  1. Both felt high swelling hopes of manifold success; both consciously possessed the high order of intelligence which sets a man on a level with lofty heights, consigned though they were socially to the lowest level. – Two Poets Lost Illusions Part I by Honore de Balzac
  2. When the manifold temperature got high enough he cut the switch. – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  3. There are manifold characters, that must be compared and weighed in each particular case, in order to ascertain to what extent they are essential or accidental and how far they must be taken into account. – Creative Evolution by Henri Bergson
  4. With various aspects they looked at him, all holding sweet converse at the Darling Arms, after the manifold struggles of the day. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  5. Of these manifold blessings the temperature of the air, the distribution of the rains, the relative disposition of land and water, the plenty of the sea, the composition of the soil, and the raw material of the primitive arts, were wholly gratuitous gifts. – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh
  6. As in all men of his type, our manifold nature was so marked in him that he was like several different men rolled into one. – The Perfect Wagnerite A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring by George Bernard Shaw
  7. This is possibly due to the fact that the writers of the manifold books, which were at a late date selected from a large number and made into one big volume which forms our Bible, thought as a matter of course that man lived on after death, and never thought it necessary to assert that which every one knew. – The Human Side of Animals by Royal Dixon
  8. This conception, which we ordinarily form of our personality, and on which we erect the system of our practical life in all our manifold relations with other individuals, is an abstract concept. – The Reform of Education by Giovanni Gentile
  9. I had almost forgotten one other point of communication for mind, and, though at the risk of trying your patience, I must mention it, as its increase has been so large, and its advantages so manifold and untold. – Lectures on Popular and Scientific Subjects by John Sutherland Sinclair, Earl of Caithness
  10. In the face of this view of industrial affairs it was difficult to be alert to manifold abuses and needed reforms. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  11. The manifold of sense is something in relation to the thing- in- itself, and the forms of thought have a reference beyond their mere application to the manifold – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  12. The answers which I have given myself are manifold – Letters from a Father to His Son Entering College by Charles Franklin Thwing
  13. Then there was her fixed and absurd " fancy" about the noble qualities and manifold virtues of the French knight who had served the Duc d'Anjou,- and who had been to her from childhood a kind of lover in the spirit,- a being whom she had instinctively tried to serve and to please; and he had sufficient imagination to understand and take advantage of the feeling aroused in her when she had met one of the same descent, and bearing the same name, in himself. – Innocent Her Fancy and His Fact by Marie Corelli
  14. Ye are encompassed about with manifold temptations. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  15. Time is short, tasks ahead manifold pressing, momentous. – Citadel of Faith by Shoghi Effendi
  16. She answered me as follows: There is poetry, which, as you know, is complex and manifold – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece by Various
  17. They revealed such a long course of persistent deceit, and showed that she had been subject to such manifold long- sustained, and comprehensive lying, that she began to lose faith in human nature. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  18. The Duke took the keenest interest in everything, and insisted on getting information on manifold points of detail. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  19. Towards, on, and in- so manifold are the phases of the relation between Christ and our faith. – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren