Don't mistake coolness and poise for submissiveness and servility.
The boldness and the submissiveness of devotion are both throbbing in that "Why?"
His submissiveness to Sofya Andreyevna I regard not as a virtue but as a weakness.
But the submissiveness of the Egyptians had a very different origin.
Yet the Huguenots, with all their submissiveness, were not thought sincere.