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Whatsoever of thought or of feeling came to him from England or by way of English culture his mind stood armed against in obedience to a password; and of the world that lay beyond England he knew only the foreign legion of France in which he spoke of serving.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
A spirit of unruliness diffused itself among us and, under its influence, differences of culture and constitution were waived.
Konstantin Levin regarded his brother as a man of immense intellect and culture, as generous in the highest sense of the word, and possessed of a special faculty for working for the public good.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Here people understood that a man is in duty bound to live for himself, as every man of culture should live.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
On the contrary it is a very mild expression of the contradictory replies, not meeting the questions, which all the historians give, from the compilers of memoirs and the histories of separate states to the writers of general histories and the new histories of the culture of that period.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I regarded that as my duty; common sense itself enjoins such a proceeding, though other proprietors do not even dream of it; I am alluding to the sciences, to culture.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
Art had taught him to soften the faults of a voice which had little compass, and was naturally rough rather than mellow, and, in short, had done all that culture can do in supplying natural deficiencies.
It may be that she had been influenced by the managerial Vida Sherwin; certainly she sounded as though she was selling culture.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
To argue upon the possibility of culture before luxury to the bucolic world may be to argue truly, but it is an attempt to disturb a sequence to which humanity has been long accustomed.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Erskine of Treadley, an old gentleman of considerable charm and culture, who had fallen, however, into bad habits of silence, having, as he explained once to Lady Agatha, said everything that he had to say before he was thirty.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde Context
They already dimly perceive that the paths of peace winding between honest toil and dignified manhood call for the guidance of skilled thinkers, the loving, reverent comradeship between the black lowly and the black men emancipated by training and culture.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context