Usage examples for Dispensing

  1. In the world of knowledge, the essential Form of Good is the limit of our enquiries, and can barely be perceived; but, when perceived, we cannot help concluding that it is in every case the source of all that is bright and beautiful,- in the visible world giving birth to light and its master, and in the intellectual world dispensing immediately and with full authority, truth and reason;- and that whosoever would act wisely, either in private or in public, must set this Form of Good before his eyes." – Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays by Bertrand Russell
  2. " Sir, in dispensing with explanation of the past you have shown a noble confidence, that merits a return. – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper