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 Sentences of physical
a. relating to the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
Because you know, every intelligent person knows, that the physical is the basis for the mental and the moral.
Sentence in Classic:
We endeavoured, that is, to imagine with the senses of the mind, in our imagination, the material character of that awful place and of the physical torments which all who are in hell endure.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
A lady whose vision has been so extremely contracted all her life is sure to have the physical characteristics of such vision, which are seen in the forehead, the eyelids, and the shoulders.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
One of the young men, whose head, in a physical sense only, might be said to be of the thickest, had the watch that evening.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Catching sight of that smile, Dolly shuddered as though at physical pain, broke out with her characteristic heat into a flood of cruel words, and rushed out of the room.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But now no physical craving or suffering received relief, and the effort to relieve them only caused fresh suffering.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The horse was not yet ready, but feeling a peculiar concentration of his physical forces and his intellect on what he had to do, he started off on foot without waiting for the horse, and told Kouzma to overtake him.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Despite his apparently delicate build Prince Andrew could endure physical fatigue far better than many very muscular men, and on the night of the battle, having arrived at Krems excited but not weary, with dispatches from Dokhturov to Kutuzov, he was sent immediately with a special dispatch to Brunn.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The day after he had been received into the Lodge, Pierre was sitting at home reading a book and trying to fathom the significance of the Square, one side of which symbolized God, another moral things, a third physical things, and the fourth a combination of these.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The doctor said this restlessness did not mean anything and was due to physical causes; but Princess Mary thought he wished to tell her something, and the fact that her presence always increased his restlessness confirmed her opinion.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But when it is a beloved and intimate human being that is dying, besides this horror at the extinction of life there is a severance, a spiritual wound, which like a physical wound is sometimes fatal and sometimes heals, but always aches and shrinks at any external irritating touch.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But as the moral activity is inconceivable without the physical, the cause of the event is neither in the one nor in the other but in the union of the two.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context