Usage examples for timeless

  1. Granted that beauty, as an abstract quality, is timeless granted that, in the judgment of a piece of literary art, the standard of value is the canon of beauty, not the type; yet the old order changeth. – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer
  2. The next night, the pangs of indigestion having completely vanished, she set her alarum clock at the same timeless hour, and had observed exactly the same phenomenon. – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  3. These eighteenth century rooms, so well treated and furnished, serve as timeless models of good taste in bedrooms. – Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia by Carrie Hunter Willis Etta Belle Walker
  4. Shoeki here makes a timeless statement: " They should simply be put to death" - there is nothing to do but to overthrow them. – Down-with-the-Cities by Nakashima, Tadashi
  5. The material, in fact, is timeless because it is a synthesis of factors which cannot be reckoned mechanically, and which requires a great span of time in order to be constructed by the spirit of man. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  6. And just such a survey, and just such a life, not timeless but time- inclusive, constitute the eternal, which is real, not apart from time, and from our lives, but in, and through and above all our individual lives. – The Sources Of Religious Insight by Josiah Royce
  7. She moaned softly, rocking back and forth in misery's timeless attitude. – The Short Life by Francis Donovan
  8. He is of the timeless state, of Eternity. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  9. What’ s spaced and timed is bounded, therefore shows A power beyond, a timeless spaceless force, Templed in that infinitude, before Whose light- veil’ d porch men wonder and adore. – Spare Hours by John Brown
  10. Caught in a timeless paralysis of horror, Smith stared upward into the enormous bulk of Thag while the music hummed intolerably in his shrinking brain- Thag, the monstrous thing from darkness, called up by Illar in those long- forgotten times when Mars was a green planet. – The Tree of Life by Catherine Lucille Moore
  11. The thunder muttering on the hills, The song of birds, the babbling rills, The painted flowers and stars, This pageantry of earth did seem The parcel of a timeless dream. – A Legend of Old Persia and Other Poems by A. B. S. Tennyson
  12. As he steeped himself in Plato, a world of ideal forms opened before him in a timeless heaven as real as history, as actual as the newspapers. – Shelley, Godwin and Their Circle by H. N. Brailsford
  13. It is the not uncommon practice, also, in the theory of mechanics, or in theoretical economics, where the method of investigation is deductive rather than inductive, to abstract from the temporal sequence, and to construe causal relations as timeless logical relations. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  14. The preamble to the Declaration of Independence is timeless – The Road to Independence: Virginia 1763-1783 by Virginia State Dept. of Education
  15. In a very true sense, however, like many of the psalms, they are timeless – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  16. While of course it is dated in its references to the world around its actors, yet nevertheless their emotions are well- described, and no doubt are timeless – More About Peggy by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  17. In what ways have these timeless truths renovated your nature? – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  18. Indeed, also Luther's Catechism is, in more than one way, conditioned by its times, but in its kernel, in its doctrine, it contains, as Albrecht puts it, " timeless never- aging material. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  19. To admit this is to admit that the true insight, and the divine will, require, and get, the endless whole of future time, as well as of past time, before them in one, not timeless but time- inclusive survey, which embraces the whole of real life. – The Sources Of Religious Insight by Josiah Royce