Sentence Examples with the word An Attachment

He inherited an attachment to scientific discovery, and was one of the founders of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, in 1782.

The authors he most carefully studied at this period were Thucydides and Aristotle, and for their writings he formed an attachment which remained to the close of his life, and exerted a powerful influence upon his mode of thought and opinions, as well as upon his literary occupations in subsequent years.