express feelings

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v express feelings give verbal or other expression to one's feelings
    • ***

Quotations

  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel%20Eyquem%20De%20Montaigne
    “If a man urge me to tell wherefore I loved him, I feel it cannot be expressed but by answering: Because it was he, because it was myself.”
  • Henry Van Dyke
    Henry%20Van%20Dyke
    “Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.”
  • Henri L. Bergson
    Henri L. Bergson
    “There is no greater joy than that of feeling oneself a creator. The triumph of life is expressed by creation.”
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred%20Adler
    “Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.”
  • William Morris Hunt
    William Morris Hunt
    “You can always draw as well as you know how to. I flatter myself that I feel more than I express on canvas; but I know that is not so.”
  • Thomas Hardy
    Thomas%20Hardy
    “It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs.”

Usage

In literature:

Singing is self-expression, an expression of thought and feeling.
"The Renaissance of the Vocal Art" by Edmund Myer
Independently of themes, the rough edge of tonality and the vigorous primitive rhythms are expressive of the Slav feeling.
"Symphonies and Their Meaning; Third Series, Modern Symphonies" by Philip H. Goepp
He can think, he can feel, and his language is highly expressive, characteristic, and harmonious.
"The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)" by Frederic G. Kenyon
The Expression of the Feelings.
"The Unfolding Life" by Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux
Any European might feel a genuine fear of the Yellow Peril, and many Englishmen, Frenchmen, and Russians have felt and expressed it.
"New York Times, Current History, Vol 1, Issue 1" by Various
They have the feeling, but are unable to express it in words.
"The Development of the Feeling for Nature in the Middle Ages and Modern Times" by Alfred Biese
I cannot even understand these feelings, I cannot find expressions.
"Marie Bashkirtseff (From Childhood to Girlhood)" by Marie Bashkirtseff
If his expression is to be adequate to convey his feeling to others, there must be some arrangement.
"The Practice and Science Of Drawing" by Harold Speed
Mansfield, expressed on behalf of Romulus' companion, his sad feelings on hearing of his friend's death.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
The earnest, "do or die" expression on every face made the spectators feel that the coming game would be well worth seeing.
"Grace Harlowe's Sophomore Year at High School" by Jessie Graham Flower
***

In poetry:

She prompts the tender marks of love
Which words can scarce express;
The heart alone their force can prove,
And feel how much they bless.
"To Sensibility" by Helen Maria Williams
Within this little book of thine,
Are thoughts of many a friendly mind,
Express'd in words, on which you'll gaze
In after years, with feelings kind.
"To A Friend - - -" by Thomas Frederick Young
That instant the knight by the warder was seen,
For far flamed the cross on his breast;
And while loud blew the horn, now a smile, now a tear,
Sir Walter's mix't feelings expressed.
"The Warrior's Return" by Amelia Opie
Though brighter radiance beams in others' eyes,
By shape, by colour formed the soul to steal;
If Love's expression Henry's heart can prize,
Then, Henry's heart the power of mine must feel.
"Love Elegy, to Laura" by Amelia Opie
Even as our cloudy fancies take
Suddenly shape in some divine expression,
Even as the troubled heart doth make
In the white countenance confession
The troubled sky reveals
The grief it feels.
"Snow-Flakes. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Second)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Possesses, in the holy thought,
His country's were the ends he sought,
Support and peace divine;
And feels within an happiness,
Which none, who know not, can express—
And Bamford, these are thine!
"To Samuel Bamford," by Samuel Bamford

In news:

We should feel comfortable expressing support for candidates, whether at rallies or with yard signs.
Some of us may feel inhibited in expressing our sentiments.
Christmas Display Expresses True Feelings for Neighbor's Display.
It happens often, one neighbor puts up a light display to express his feelings of peace and joy of the season, then a neighbor puts up a bigger, better display.
Nina Rowan, CEO of Kimochis, plays with her son Nathan, 6, in her office on Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012, in San Rafael, Calif Her company makes plush toys that help children express their feelings.
Fashion is a way to express yourself and your individuality – it represents how you feel and the mood you are in.
More than 300 New Yorkers showed up to express their feelings on the controversial police tactic of stop-and- frisk at a City Council Civil Rights Committee hearing Tuesday night.
If you have any doubt, take a look at the list of sites below, all of which encourage consumers to express their feelings and share complaints about companies and products.
Impose almost anything — thoughts and feelings you have about him — to interpret his expressions.
It's all part of the Peace Program which teaches students how to express their feelings in a positive way.
Despite the prejudice Mormons feel, a majority expressed optimism about their future.
Recently I wrote an Op-Ed in The Wall Street Journal in which I expressed a feeling of deep disappointment and frustration that Barack Obama would show appreciation — without qualification — for rappers such as Lil Wayne and Jay-Z.
For those who share the sentiments expressed below but don't know how to put them into words, I offer this form letter as a means of letting Speaker Nancy Pelosi know how you feel.
The House Expresses Its Feelings About the Olympic Uniforms in a Strongly Worded Letter.
Express brings a bricks-and-mortar feel to digital catalogs.
***

In science:

But the existence of “feelings” and other conscious experiences is not just a re-expression of the causal links described by the principles of classical physical theory, or a necessary rational consequence of connections between various shapes and relative locations.
Quantum theory and the role of mind in nature
In a Lecture in 1987, H.C. van der Hulst expressed the general uncomfortable feeling that then permeated (and in some circumstances still does) the Astro..
Cosmic Magnetic Fields: from Stars and Galaxies to the Primordial Universe
Joshi, another ex-Director General of CSIR, too strongly feels (as expressed to one of us personally) the necessity of such an endeavor.
Fifteen Years of Econophysics Research
The feeling just expressed is made more precise in Conjecture 3.8.
Relations between the minors of a generic matrix
It can be expressed in different ways that we feel are, if not exactly equivalent, at least closely connected.
Different goals in multiscale simulations and how to reach them
***