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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INSIGHTS

When he reads the stars for me, his insights and predictions are remarkably accurate.

This is no man of system, then; he is only a man of instincts and insights.

How far do you think you can get without the insights and understanding of others?

I have said that our insights are limited by our own mental experience, and so by introspection.

These insights are calculated to give our brutal wills some pause.

It is Puritan in its sympathies and has insights into human nature.

How it came to be such I treated of fully in Sights and Insights.

He276 devoted his powers to giving to his readers his insights, knowing that these alone feed the soul.

His best convictions at the first are all of them insights of the spirit, affirmations of the man.

Mysticism is not superstition, nor are the insights of the poet the whimsies of the mere impressionist.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1200, innsihht, "sight with the eyes of the mind," mental vision, understanding," from in + sight. Sense shaded into "penetrating understanding into character or hidden nature" (1580s).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.