Sentence Examples with the word man of the world

He was merely a man of the world who had got on and to whom getting on had become a habit.

It is more easily matched in the unsystematic utterances of a man of the world like Montaigne.

The world saw with astonishment this vicious, rough, coarse-fibred man of the world transformed into an austere penitent, who worked miracles of healing.

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The man of the world who had cultivated it in his youth regarded it in riper years as a foolish pedantry, or at best as a propaedeutic exercise; while the serious student, necessarily preferring that form of disputation which recognized truth as the end of this, as of other intellectual processes, betook himself to one or other of the philosophies of the revival.