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Quotes of treatise

  1. The Treatise tries to analyze not only modern Western families, but also those in other cultures and the changes in family structure during the past several centuries. – Gary Becker
  2. Cicero, in his treatise concerning the Nature of the Gods, having said that three Jupiters were enumerated by theologians, adds that the third was of Crete, the son of Saturn, and that his tomb is shown in that island. – Lactantius
  3. You must consider, when reading this treatise that mental perception, because connected with matter, is subject to conditions similar to those to which physical perception is subject. – Maimonides
  4. A great memory is never made synonymous with wisdom, any more than a dictionary would be called a treatise – John Henry Newman
  5. I, therefore, O Caesar, do not publish this work, merely prefixing my name to a treatise which of right belongs to others, nor think of acquiring reputation by finding fault with the works of any one. – Marcus V. Pollio
  6. Consequently the student who is devoid of talent will derive no more profit from this work than barren soil from a treatise on agriculture. – Quintilian
  7. The treatise found that he was perfectly within his rights to use them. – Michael Scheuer
  8. Our object in these remarks has been not only to account for the slow progress which has as yet been made by Political Economy, and to suggest means by which its advancement may be accelerated, but also to warn the reader of the nature of the following Treatise – Nassau William Senior
  9. We propose in the following Treatise to give an outline of the Science which treats of the Nature, the Production, and the Distribution of Wealth. To that Science we give the name of Political Economy. – Nassau William Senior
  10. I took lots of photographs and had planned to write a treatise on how it worked, but I quickly got bored with that idea and wrote a scientific fairy tale instead. – Kit Williams

Usage examples for treatise

  1. Thus, we have here a differentiation of the original Social Department into six distinct divisions, which we shall consider separately in this treatise – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  2. The pope replied directing Bacon to explain his views in a treatise but did not order his release. – The Emancipation of Massachusetts by Brooks Adams
  3. In his treatise upon Waters and Fountains, p. – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh
  4. This Taboureau," Benassis went on, addressing Genestas, " is for me a whole philosophical treatise take a good look at him when he comes, he is sure to amuse you. – The Country Doctor by Honore de Balzac
  5. A man may write a treatise admirably adapted to his own farm; but if one living a thousand, a hundred, or even one mile away, followed the same method, he might almost utterly fail. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  6. Such work, however, does not come within the limits of this treatise – Practical Bookbinding by Paul Adam
  7. The volume was a treatise on " Fugitive impressions, and enduring mental records." – Papers from Overlook-House by Casper Almore
  8. On his own showing, there was nothing special he could do; though he had bought a little treatise on book- keeping, and occasionally studied it in the evenings. – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black
  9. In 1675 he published in Italian his Spiritual Guide, a mystical treatise of great interest. – Christian Mysticism by William Ralph Inge
  10. It is almost unavoidable that, in a practical treatise of this nature, there should be some repetition, both in description of worries and the remedies suggested. – Quit Your Worrying! by George Wharton James
  11. His long treatise written to his friend Basil, is but a glowing description of the great privileges given to the Christian priest by the High- Priest himself- Christ our Lord. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  12. We have translated this most able treatise into English for Dr. Zamenhof, and expect it will arouse considerable interest in the States, when published. – The Esperantist, Complete by Various
  13. Nevertheless, it is a point which is better explained in a separate treatise than in a work upon any particular language. – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  14. If this little treatise happens to travel into some of our corporate places, where the fire of contention, blown by the breath of party, is kept alive during seven years, let them cast a second glance over the above remark. – An History of Birmingham (1783) by William Hutton
  15. Yes, said the clerk, he had such a treatise it had arrived from England a week before. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. It was midnight before either found leisure for food or rest, and then Dane knelt, with a biscuit in one hand, beside the little medicine chest in the tent, while Maxwell bent over a medical treatise as he ate. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  17. It is not the author's design here to give a full treatise on these subjects, but he only briefly refers to the matter, giving a few facts. – American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey
  18. After publishing a preliminary treatise which attracted some attention, he wrote a bulky volume entitled A New History of the Conquest of Mexico. – William Hickling Prescott by Harry Thurston Peck
  19. Bathe wrote a second musical treatise in 1587, and he was the first to call measures by the name of bars. – The Glories of Ireland by Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox
  20. On his return to England, Fletcher brought this unfinished treatise with him, and, as we have said, never found time to complete it. – Fletcher of Madeley by Frederic W. Macdonald

Rhymes for treatise

  • cetus, fetus, thetis;
  • elitists;
  • margaritas;