Usage examples for mystical

  1. When Wordsworth says that he was " Contented if he might enjoy The things that others understand," he is but stating the fact that there is a mystical poetical perception of nature as well as a scientific one. – The Silent Isle by Arthur Christopher Benson
  2. And all through Life this wonderful, mystical, glorious, yet perfectly definite process, goes on " until Christ be formed" in it. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  3. I have no patience with the mystical or the mysterious. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  4. Here the mystical garden is formed of a balustrade, beyond which is seen a hedge all in a blush with roses. – Legends of the Madonna by Mrs. Jameson
  5. I do not wish to be mystical, and I hesitate to say that this sentiment was continuous through the smell of the coal- smoke, or that the smoke formed a solution in which all associations were held, and from which they were, from time to time, precipitated in specific memories. – London Films by W.D. Howells
  6. Mystical as this sounds, we yet go through it as an every- day experience. – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner
  7. The voice which addresses us behind the mystical mask of the Rose- Croix does not come from an intellectual throne.... – Secret Societies And Subversive Movements by Nesta H. Webster
  8. There were fear, anxiety, and mystical foreboding in Dorothy's heart for a different reason. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  9. " These words are mystical and wild," said Sybil in amazement. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  10. How charming she looked as she stood with her sweet, grave face turned so earnestly to the object of her mystical affection! – The Eye of Osiris by R. Austin Freeman
  11. When he does take up a mystical idea he takes it as he takes the man or the palm- tree; that is, quite literally. – The New Jerusalem by G. K. Chesterton
  12. Inspired by the genius of repressed feeling, Etienne created a mystical language by which to communicate with his mother. – The Hated Son by Honore de Balzac
  13. Viola, you know I've almost longed for this- no, not that, but- can't you understand that when one loves a woman one loves something hidden, something mystical? – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  14. Having passed the bridge, the people entered Eleusis by what was known as the Mystical Entrance. – The Eleusinian Mysteries and Rites by Dudley Wright
  15. Then I hope you are too, or will be before you have done with this same beautiful mystical life of ours. – The Seaboard Parish Volume 1 by George MacDonald