DISCIPLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of disciple
Definition:
n. follower; adherent; person who learns from another, especially one who then teaches others
Example:
We must not think it strange if we see the best of men thus treated; the disciple is not greater than his Master.
Sentence in Classic:
Then with a grave gesture he extended a hand towards the light and, smiling, opened it slowly to the gaze of his disciple.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Pangloss, and his disciple Candide, the one for speaking his mind, the other for having listened with an air of approbation.
Candide By Voltaire Context
This last phrase obviously displeased Bazarov; there was a flavour of philosophy, that is to say, romanticism about it, for Bazarov called philosophy, too, romanticism, but he did not think it necessary to correct his young disciple.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
Nor have Gall and his disciple Spurzheim failed to throw out some hints touching the phrenological characteristics of other beings than man.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Chion and Leonidas of Heraclea, disciples of Plato, conspired against the despots Clearchus and Satirus.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
So strongly did he work upon his disciples among the crew, that at last in a body they went to the captain and told him if Gabriel was sent from the ship, not a man of them would remain.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context