The errors and puerilities of radical finalism are due to the misapprehension of this point.
"Creative Evolution" by Henri Bergson
Surely we ought to love truth above our puerile prejudices.
"The Old Man of the Mountain, The Lovecharm and Pietro of Abano" by Ludwig Tieck
We can infer this from the signs of puerility of certain legends.
"Essay on the Creative Imagination" by Th. Ribot
To-day I can laugh when I recall the childishness of my actions, the outcome of the unreasoned promptings of my puerile jealousy.
"The Motor Pirate" by George Sidney Paternoster
There are many who call themselves "free-thinkers," many who reject all revealed religion, merely out of silly puerile vanity.
"Public School Education" by Michael Müller
Puerile blindness of party spirit!
"Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time" by François Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Here, he sinks again in many places, to puerility of conception and coarseness of dialogue.
"Rambles Beyond Railways;" by Wilkie Collins
And Cicero's criticism is somewhat puerile.
"The Life of Cicero" by Anthony Trollope
He saw the puerility of his young conceptions, he saw the unreal world in which they had been conceived.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
The officers took, as usual, a puerile revenge in the form of a burlesque.
"The Siege of Boston" by Allen French
Prez ditched by Pitchfork.com-wielding puerile politicos who prefer Stumptown to stumping ALL YOUR BASE ARE BELONG TO Well, it's not really clear right now.
The sight of Adam Sandler in animated form in Hotel Transylvania makes him—and the puerile bullshit he usually does in his live-action films—slightly bearable .
One can read extensively in Civil War historiography and not once come across the word "puerile".
"Austin Powers in 'Goldmember' " is puerile, pitiful, grotesque, offensive, immature, repulsive and, of course, extremely funny.
Adam Sandler tackles a dual role in the painfully puerile 'Jack and Jill'.
But even Bam Margera, MTV's clown prince of puerile stunts, was conceding Monday that he might have gone too far.
The sight of Adam Sandler in animated form in Hotel Transylvania makes him—and the puerile bullshit he usually does in his live-action films—slightly bearable.