Why mention our disquisitions on the Social Contract, on the Standard of Taste, on the Migrations of the Herring?
"Sartor Resartus, and On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History" by Thomas Carlyle
He has none of the defining disquisitions that are born of the closet.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
There are obvious reasons why this portion of the poem should consist as largely as it does of these subtle disquisitions.
"Dante: His Times and His Work" by Arthur John Butler
When Maitre Henri Robart began a disquisition on the facts, I left.
"Messengers of Evil" by Pierre Souvestre
But in the moral education of children, and also in the disquisitions of adults upon morality, mistakes are made.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
Why even did he not continue his disquisition on the philosophic value of allusiveness?
"The Belovéd Vagabond" by William J. Locke
But the law permits of no refined metaphysical disquisitions.
"Practical Education, Volume I" by Maria Edgeworth
Mr. Lincoln again publishes a disquisition, and points to the signs of the times.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
His sermon might properly be entitled a 'Disquisition upon the Universe.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 2, August, 1863" by Various
Then there are very ill-timed interruptions, and wearisome disquisitions, just where they should not be.
"Blackwoods Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 59, No. 366, April, 1846" by Various