Quotes of se

  1. A good writer is not, per se a good book critic. No more so than a good drunk is automatically a good bartender. – Jim Bishop
  2. I'm not against ratings per se I think more information is always good. But I certainly don't think the government has to step in and set guidelines for how shows should be rated. – Drew Carey
  3. Zen, per se is not just an art, it's not just a religion, it's a realisation. – Gene Clark
  4. The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the fact that it brought it right to your face, that you had control over it, that were confronted with it and could steer it. – Kevin Kelly
  5. I just saw Jensen the other day. They are gonna be in the States at the same time when we are doing the tour, Se we'll see if we are going to see somewhere. – Kerry King
  6. I have an almost religious zeal... not for technology per se but for the Internet which is for me, the nervous system of mother Earth, which I see as a living creature, linking up. – Dan Millman
  7. The mere holding of slaves, therefore, is a condition having per se nothing of moral character in it, any more than the being a parent, or employer, or ruler. – Samuel Morse
  8. I don't think Hollywood per se is supposed to be taken seriously, otherwise, dear Lord, that would be frightening. – Brittany Murphy
  9. Is regulation per se bad? Is better regulation bad? I think better regulation is good for the business community, and I think that's something we should get together on. – Edward G. Rendell
  10. I didn't really have an act per se a theatrical performance, as opposed to just: here I am, folks, and you're all supposed to be dead quiet while I sing eight or nine songs, then get off the stage. – Mel Torme
  11. Well, rather than to give you my impression on Los Angeles, per se my older sister's husband is and American, therefore I have a pretty good idea of the, perhaps the characteristics of Americans in general. – Nobuo Uematsu
  12. Pleasure becomes a value, a teleological end in itself. It's probably more Western than U. S. per se – David Foster Wallace

Usage examples for se

  1. Parliament was humane, and would protect an illegal marriage per se but not an illegal marriage competing with a legal one, that would be to tamper with the law of England, and, indeed, with morality; would compel a woman to adultery in her own despite." – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  2. Demas and Gestas have a quarrel, in which Gestas is rather roughly handled, and goes off growling like every villain, qui se respecte,-" I will have r- revenge." – Castilian Days by John Hay
  3. I don't want ter put no disrespec' on yo' gran'mammy, but if Marse Bob Bucknor had er had his way Miss Ann would er been her." – The Comings of Cousin Ann by Emma Speed Sampson
  4. Oh, I'se so hungry! – Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer by Rena I. Halsey
  5. 23, 'repente ad studium hunc se adplicasse musicum, ' means only that he had not made himself prominent by previous exercises in play- writing. – The Student's Companion to Latin Authors by George Middleton Thomas R. Mills
  6. Se because the s belongs to the words from which they are derived. – 1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading by B. A. Hathaway
  7. One of Heinsius' manuscripts read per se – The Last Poems of Ovid by Ovid
  8. The next party, of eight sledges, led by Es- se you, Kud- la, and Me- tek, started on February 5. The object was to carry advance supplies to the head of Flagler Bay, and hunt musk ox to feed the sledge teams as they moved overland. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  9. Now it was recognized that trade unions are per se lawful organizations and, though men may band themselves together to effect a criminal object under the disguise of a trade union, such a purpose is not to be assumed without positive evidence. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  10. I'se got lunch all ready to eat! – Natalie: A Garden Scout by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  11. How Marse Henry Gordon come to marry her nobody don't know till dis day. – The Other Fellow by F. Hopkinson Smith
  12. The former supported by the Livingstons and Clintons, the latter per se – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  13. " She was Marse Henry's own sister's chile, she was. – The Other Fellow by F. Hopkinson Smith
  14. You ain't gwine away, Marse Judge? – The Crisis, Volume 7 by Winston Churchill
  15. Language it must be remembered does not belong per se to nationality; it belongs to it in virtue of an act by which a will, a personality, affirms itself with a determined content. – The Reform of Education by Giovanni Gentile
  16. He wasn't threatening me, per se – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  17. He likes the United States, per se and does not like Mexico; but he says the latter is the better for trade. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  18. Poeni accipere se responderunt et, quibus acciperent animis, iisdem se gesturos. – Selections from Viri Romae by Charles François L'Homond
  19. My boss said the next tenant would insist on having the doors taken out, so you might as well kick about them being here, and see if you’ se kin get the winder in. – Polly in New York by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  20. Viginti talenta piratae postulaverant: ille quinquaginta daturum se spopondit. – Selections from Viri Romae by Charles François L'Homond

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