1 But if the doctrine of Fast-Fish be pretty generally applicable, the kindred doctrine of Loose-Fish is still more widely so.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 89. Fast-Fish and Loose-Fish.
2 Doctrine or no doctrine," said the sturdy woodsman, "'tis the belief of knaves, and the curse of an honest man.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 12
3 Your Kentuckian of the present day is a good illustration of the doctrine of transmitted instincts and peculiarities.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XI
4 It seemed to him good and reasonable doctrine, and accorded well with the settled and thoughtful habit which he had acquired from the reading of that same book.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XXII
5 doctrine Wendell Phillips sought to combat in his celebrated.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XXIII
6 I heard her with wonder: I could not comprehend this doctrine of endurance; and still less could I understand or sympathise with the forbearance she expressed for her chastiser.
7 The learned among them confess the absurdity of this doctrine; but the practice still continues, in compliance to the vulgar.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 1: CHAPTER VI.
8 I have often since reflected, what destruction such doctrine would make in the libraries of Europe; and how many paths of fame would be then shut up in the learned world.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 4: CHAPTER VIII.
9 The supply of adult women was running short, and polygamy without a female population on which to draw was a barren doctrine indeed.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In PART II: CHAPTER III. JOHN FERRIER TALKS WITH THE PROPHET
10 Successful propagandists have succeeded because the doctrine they bring into form is that which their listeners have for some time felt without being able to shape.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyGet Context In BOOK 3: 2 The New Course Causes Disappointment
11 A study of family portraits is enough to convert a man to the doctrine of reincarnation.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan DoyleGet Context In Chapter 13. Fixing the Nets
12 The power of Treaty may yet prove a vast engine of enlargement, when the Monroe doctrine takes its true place as a political fable.
13 out-and-out ruffian, not one of them ever preached ex cathedra a word of false doctrine.
14 My doctrine has never aimed at the subjection of the understanding.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER 17
15 Illuminism is not a pure doctrine, just because it is attracted by social activity and puffed up by pride.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 6: CHAPTER VIII