1 Mr. Heathcliff may have entirely dissimilar reasons for keeping his hand out of the way when he meets a would-be acquaintance, to those which actuate me.
Wuthering Heights By Emily BronteGet Context In CHAPTER I
2 And though his questions were unpleasantly blunt, they seemed actuated by a friendly interest.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXVI
3 To the credit of the negroes, including the least intelligent of them, few were actuated by malice and those few had usually been "mean niggers" even in slave days.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXVII
4 Heyward and the scout still pressed on his rear, actuated, though possibly in a less degree, by a common feeling.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 32
5 The proofs were certainly not convincing, since they rested upon a few words written by an escaped galley-slave on his death-bed, and who might have been actuated by hatred or revenge in accusing his companion.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 108. The Judge.
6 Elizabeth, though expecting no less, thanked him with tears of gratitude; and all three being actuated by one spirit, everything relating to their journey was speedily settled.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane AustenGet Context In Chapter 46
7 When actuated by selfish and vicious motives, I asked you to undertake my unfinished work, and I renew this request now, when I am only induced by reason and virtue.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 24
8 A new generation is growing up in our midst, a generation actuated by new ideas and new principles.
9 It was evident that without suspecting it, and actuated solely by their chivalrous and adventurous character, our three friends had just rendered a service to someone the cardinal honored with his special protection.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre DumasGet Context In 44 THE UTILITY OF STOVEPIPES