1 Harmony was the soul of our companionship, and the diversity and contrast that subsisted in our characters drew us nearer together.
2 The picture of human life in the market-place, though its general tint was the sad gray, brown, or black of the English emigrants, was yet enlivened by some diversity of hue.
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3 The new, more conscious houses are alike in their very attempts at diversity: the same bungalows, the same square houses of stucco or tapestry brick.
4 Nancy quickly brought a bottle from a cupboard, in which there were many: which, to judge from the diversity of their appearance, were filled with several kinds of liquids.
5 He was unpleasantly struck, too, by the excessive contempt for others that he observed in Speranski, and by the diversity of lines of argument he used to support his opinions.
6 Yet, for all this diversity in their modes of acting, each had the same success against the enemy, and each obtained the same advantages both for the republic and for himself.
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7 These diversities in the form of Government spring up among men by chance.
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8 Prince Andrew was most favorably placed to secure good reception in the highest and most diverse Petersburg circles of the day.
9 The Rostovs lived in the same hospitable way in Petersburg as in Moscow, and the most diverse people met at their suppers.
10 There is no longer the measured quiet sound of throbbing activity, like the sound of boiling water, but diverse discordant sounds of disorder.
11 Most diverse thoughts and images occupied him simultaneously.
12 Obviously in spite of himself, in very diverse circumstances, he repeatedly expressed his real thoughts with the bitter conviction that he would not be understood.
13 The motives of those who thronged from all sides to Moscow after it had been cleared of the enemy were most diverse and personal, and at first for the most part savage and brutal.
14 The French found Moscow abandoned but with all the organizations of regular life, with diverse branches of commerce and craftsmanship, with luxury, and governmental and religious institutions.
15 The conquered tribes move in long line, diverse as in tongue, so in fashion of dress and armour.