NATURE in Classic Quotes

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Quotes from Dubliners by James Joyce
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1  The barometer of his emotional nature was set for a spell of riot.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In COUNTERPARTS
2  As she was naturally pale and unbending in manner she made few friends at school.
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Get Context   In A MOTHER
3  To appear natural he pushed his cap back on his head and planted his elbows on the table.
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Get Context   In TWO GALLANTS
4  With almost maternal solicitude she urged him to let his nature open to the full: she became his confessor.
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Get Context   In A PAINFUL CASE
5  Villona was in good humour because he had had a very satisfactory luncheon; and besides he was an optimist by nature.
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Get Context   In AFTER THE RACE
6  He understood our little failings, understood the weakness of our poor fallen nature, understood the temptations of this life.
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Get Context   In GRACE
7  The adventures related in the literature of the Wild West were remote from my nature but, at least, they opened doors of escape.
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Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
8  His blade of human knowledge, natural astuteness particularised by long association with cases in the police courts, had been tempered by brief immersions in the waters of general philosophy.
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Get Context   In GRACE
9  The pupil reasserted itself quickly, this half-disclosed nature fell again under the reign of prudence, and her astrakhan jacket, moulding a bosom of a certain fullness, struck the note of defiance more definitely.
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Get Context   In A PAINFUL CASE
10  He thought that in her eyes he would ascend to an angelical stature; and, as he attached the fervent nature of his companion more and more closely to him, he heard the strange impersonal voice which he recognised as his own, insisting on the soul's incurable loneliness.
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Get Context   In A PAINFUL CASE
11  The adventure of meeting Gallaher after eight years, of finding himself with Gallaher in Corless's surrounded by lights and noise, of listening to Gallaher's stories and of sharing for a brief space Gallaher's vagrant and triumphant life, upset the equipoise of his sensitive nature.
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Get Context   In A LITTLE CLOUD