Usage examples for sentiment

  1. It was this sentiment which inspired her with a thought, which, in its results, was destined to have a decisive influence on her future. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  2. Cavour had the old sentiment that it was well for a man to be buried where his fathers were buried, and to die in their faith. – Cavour by Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
  3. The rest is sentiment, perhaps. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  4. Even German science is often influenced, and not always to its advantage, by German sentiment. – The Task of Social Hygiene by Havelock Ellis
  5. To most, the question is merely one of professional privilege against sentiment, and they cannot hesitate which side to prefer. – Vivisection by Albert Leffingwell
  6. One would have said that they were two good friends who had no troublesome sentiment to worry them. – Democracy An American Novel by Henry Adams
  7. Fine as the spirit of any man with a sentiment which holds him back from leading a full, rich life. – Modern American Prose Selections by Various
  8. Unless she could think of something, Marm Lisa's last chance was gone: that was the sentiment of the crowd, and Mary agreed in it. – Marm Lisa by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  9. That is such a beautiful sentiment- oh, if we only bore it always in mind! – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  10. Tyson wondered whether it was sentiment, or temper; and gave it for the latter. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  11. There was no romance in her, though sentiment enough. – Little Novels of Italy Madonna Of The Peach-Tree, Ippolita In The Hills, The Duchess Of Nona, Messer Cino And The Live Coal, The Judgment Of Borso by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  12. Where are the men of sentiment, that can understand a woman, and win her to reveal her real heart, the best treasure she has, uncle dear? – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  13. The falling; unless the sentiment requires the rising. – 1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading by B. A. Hathaway
  14. " A sentiment, please," cry half a dozen voices. – Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897 by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  15. She had a real sentiment about the month of June. – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  16. Unfortunately, neither the practical lesson conveyed in this grim admission, nor the sentiment of gratitude, remained long with Jim. – Susy, A Story of the Plains by Bret Harte
  17. To look at you one could hardly imagine a cruel sentiment coming from your lips. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton