Usage examples for meekness

  1. How many ascetics, withered and soured, do we meet in the world, who but for one shock to the heart and form might have erred on the side of meekness – Paul Clifford, Volume 6. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long- suffering, gentleness, goodness, meekness temperance. – Sermons on National Subjects by Charles Kingsley
  3. Marcus Aurelius- than whom perhaps none ever craved more earnestly for justice, or possessed a soul more wisely impressionable, more nobly sensitive- Marcus Aurelius never asked himself what might be happening outside that admirable little circle of light wherein his virtue and consciousness, his divine meekness and piety, had gathered those who were near him, his friends and his servants. – The Buried Temple by Maurice Maeterlinck