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IDEALInternational Digital Electronic Access Library
IDEALIncremental Decrease in Endpoints Through Aggressive Lipid Lowering (heart medication trial)
IDEALIntegrated Data to Enhance Arizona's Learning
IDEALInitiating, Diagnosing, Establishing, Acting, Learning (Software Engineering Institute model)
IDEALInternational Decade of East African Lakes
IDEALInitiating, Diagnosing, Establishing, Acting, Leveraging
IDEALInstitute for the Development of Education, Arts and Leisure
IDEALIndependently-Developable End-User Assessable Logical (programming)
IDEALIdentify, Define, Explore, Act, Look (problem solving methodology)
IDEALInnovative Double Exposure by Advanced Lithography
IDEALInitiating Dialysis Early and Late Trial (medical trial)
IDEALIndividualized Developmental Educational Approaches to Learning (school)
IDEALIdentify, Determine, Evaluate, Act, and Learn (problem-solving model)
IDEALIntegrated Design & Engineering Analysis Languages
IDEALInhalation, Deposition, and Exhalation of Aerosols in/from the Lungs
IDEALIrish Domestic Electrical Appliances Limited
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His ideal is constructed not of pure reason or poetry, but from careful and sympathetic study of a wide range of facts.
Hence for Aristotle as for Plato, the natural state or the state as such is the ideal state, and the ideal state is the starting-point of political inquiry.
The notion of rearing the Superman is only a new form of an ideal Nietzsche already had in his youth, that "THE OBJECT OF MANKIND SHOULD LIE IN ITS HIGHEST INDIVIDUALS" (or, as he writes in "Schopenhauer as Educator": "Mankind ought constantly to be striving to produce great men--this and nothing else is its duty.
Their ardor alternated between a vague ideal and the common yearning of womanhood; so that the one was disapproved as extravagance, and the other condemned as a lapse.
Juxtaposition--or you may call it propinquity--or, if you like, being rather too near for one maintaining the position of an ideal.
It looks as if they were victims of a conspiracy; for the books they read, ideal by the necessity of selection, and the conversation of their elders, who look back upon the past through a rosy haze of forgetfulness, prepare them for an unreal life.
And if anything about this chapter should seem to contradict the high ideals of the chapter preceding it, I can only say that, though the episode should not rigidly fulfil the conditions of the transcendental, nothing could have been more characteristic of that early youth to which I had vowed myself.
His conception of her was for him a sacred memory, and his future wife was bound to be in his imagination a repetition of that exquisite, holy ideal of a woman that his mother had been.
It is for this reason that a quietism is to be found in Chinese poetry ill appealing to the unrest of our day, and as dissimilar to our ideals of existence as the life of the planets is to that of the dark bodies whirling aimlessly through space.
Taken for what it is worth, the expression of this mood--the culture of ennui for its own sake--is certainly carried to its ideal of negation by Amiel.
The higher virtue, which is identical with knowledge, is an ideal only.
Conquest of Granada', but still a passion, and I should dread a little to read the piece now, lest I should disturb my old ideal of its beauty.