subjection

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  • But how can a man who has not control of himself keep his people in subjection? Cited from The World's Greatest Books, V. XIII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Bring the mind under subjection to the blood and think of good things. Cited from The Key To Peace, by A. Marie Miles
  • And they brought, by force of arms, many a prince under their subjection. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • Therefore the subjection of other animals to man is proved to be natural. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • They resolved that they would no longer be in subjection to their commander. Cited from The Child at Home, by John S.C. Abbott
  • But love, having achieved its perfect work, must be kept under subjection till the accepted moment. Cited from The Great Amulet, by Maud Diver
  • Here at last we have a truly wild animal, never probably brought into subjection by man. Cited from A Book of Natural History, by Various
  • The men whom he holds in the subjection of fear will all be taking a chance with him. Cited from A Man Four-Square, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Their condition was little better than that of the natives they held in subjection. Cited from Overland through Asia (Illustrated), by Thomas Wallace Knox
  • The passage seems to indicate that they left their former country to escape subjection. Cited from The Annals of the Cakchiquels, by Daniel G. Brinton
  • It is expected that all the other activities of the mind will be brought into subjection to the will. Cited from The Elements of General Method, by Charles A. McMurry
  • And yet it was in these years of subjection that England first became really England. Cited from History of the English People, Volume I (of 8), by John Richard Green
  • He then read a list of all the states which had been under subjection to king Philip. Cited from The History of Rome; Vol III, Books 27 to 36, by Titus Livius
  • The powerful tribe was soon brought again into subjection to the Russian crown. Cited from The Empire of Russia, by John S. C. Abbott
  • Worst of all, he said, was the subjection of children to prison conditions.
  • Although in a state approaching to subjection, still his rank and character were important. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VII (of 12)
  • Who knows but that, in your future life, you may be as they are now -- in subjection? Cited from Animal Ghosts, by Elliott O'Donnell
  • Moreover, he sought to bring her will into subjection to his. Cited from Before the Dawn, by Joseph Alexander Altsheler
  • Thou art he who succeeds in bringing all persons and all things into thy subjection. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • The subjection of the most useful kinds had not been finished when the historic period opened. Cited from History Of Egypt, Volume 1 (of 12), by G. Maspero
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