Definition of Motivities

1. motivity [n] - See also: motivity



Lexicographical Neighbors of Motivities

motivations
motivative
motivative(a)
motivator
motivators
motive
motive(a)
motive power
motived
motiveless
motivelessly
motivelessness
motives
motivic
motiving
motivities (current term)
motivity
motley
motley crew
motley crews
motley fool
motleyer
motleyest
motleys
motlier
motliest
motmot
motmots
moto-cross
moto-x

Literary usage of Motivities

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Moral Law: Or, The Theory and Practice of Duty; an Ethical Text-book by Edward John Hamilton (1902)
"THE LOWER motivities. 1. The word " motivity " designates every form of motive feeling or ... Our higher motivities technically defined as " the rational. ..."

2. The Human Mind: A Treatise in Mental Philosophy by Edward John Hamilton (1883)
"Because a volition is moral only as it aims at good or bad ends and as it proceeds from good or bad motivities. Since, then, the liberty which supposes ..."

3. Treatise on Thermodynamics by Peter Alexander (1892)
"Let the component bodies of the system be m^ m2, &o., and let Tt, T2, &c., be their temperatures when their individual motivities have been exhausted, ..."

4. The North American Review by Making of America Project, Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge (1883)
"Perhaps the most important change to be made in the discipline of our public schools is in the introduction of higher motivities. Merit must be rewarded and ..."

5. The Vicarious Sacrifice: Grounded in Principles of Universal Obligation by Horace Bushnell (1880)
"... and these cogent motivities of interest, by which He so unsparingly presses the world ; for by these it is, and only by these, that He takes men at the ..."

6. Social Studies by Richard Heber Newton (1886)
"Perhaps, the most important change to be made in the discipline of our public schools is in the introduction of higher motivities. Merit must be rewarded ..."

7. The Modalist: Or, The Laws of Rational Conviction. A Textbook in Formal Or by Edward John Hamilton (1891)
"No moral motivity is an animal impulse; Some animal impulses are principles of action ; therefore Some principles of action are not moral motivities. ..."

8. The Moral Law: Or, The Theory and Practice of Duty; an Ethical Text-book by Edward John Hamilton (1902)
"THE LOWER motivities. 1. The word " motivity " designates every form of motive feeling or ... Our higher motivities technically defined as " the rational. ..."

9. The Human Mind: A Treatise in Mental Philosophy by Edward John Hamilton (1883)
"Because a volition is moral only as it aims at good or bad ends and as it proceeds from good or bad motivities. Since, then, the liberty which supposes ..."

10. Treatise on Thermodynamics by Peter Alexander (1892)
"Let the component bodies of the system be m^ m2, &o., and let Tt, T2, &c., be their temperatures when their individual motivities have been exhausted, ..."

11. The North American Review by Making of America Project, Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge (1883)
"Perhaps the most important change to be made in the discipline of our public schools is in the introduction of higher motivities. Merit must be rewarded and ..."

12. The Vicarious Sacrifice: Grounded in Principles of Universal Obligation by Horace Bushnell (1880)
"... and these cogent motivities of interest, by which He so unsparingly presses the world ; for by these it is, and only by these, that He takes men at the ..."

13. Social Studies by Richard Heber Newton (1886)
"Perhaps, the most important change to be made in the discipline of our public schools is in the introduction of higher motivities. Merit must be rewarded ..."

14. The Modalist: Or, The Laws of Rational Conviction. A Textbook in Formal Or by Edward John Hamilton (1891)
"No moral motivity is an animal impulse; Some animal impulses are principles of action ; therefore Some principles of action are not moral motivities. ..."

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