ENERGY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of energy
Definition:
n. exertion of force; capacity for work or vigorous activity; usable heat or power
Example:
Each year Americans consume a high percentage of the world's energy.
Sentence in Classic:
Every part of his day, divided by what he regarded now as the duties of his station in life, circled about its own centre of spiritual energy.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
I remember that I thought to myself, as I eyed him, that I had seldom seen a more powerfully built man; and his dark sunburned face bore an expression of determination and energy which was as formidable as his personal strength.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The conduct of the criminal investigation has been left in the experienced hands of Inspector Lestrade, of Scotland Yard, who is following up the clues with his accustomed energy and sagacity.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He felt that all his forces, hitherto dissipated, wasted, were centered on one thing, and bent with fearful energy on one blissful goal.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He dressed in haste, and as though carrying his cup full of wrath, and fearing to spill any over, fearing to lose with his wrath the energy necessary for the interview with his wife, he went into her room directly he heard she was up.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This position, like all such appointments, called for such immense energy and such varied qualifications, that it was difficult for them to be found united in any one man.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Believe me in war the energy of young men often shows the way better than all the experience of old Cunctators.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was the time when the youthful Speranski was at the zenith of his fame and his reforms were being pushed forward with the greatest energy.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Thanks to her activity and energy, which infected her fellow travelers, they approached Yaroslavl by the end of the second week.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Secondly, it would have been senseless to block the passage of men whose whole energy was directed to flight.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I know what a multitude of things he has shut out for my sake, and how his anxious thoughts of me have shadowed his life, and weakened his strength and energy, by turning them always upon one idea.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context