Sentence Examples with the word self-willed

His first music master was Gottlieb Muller, who thought him self-willed and eccentric; and his first production as a composer was an overture, performed at the Leipzig theatre in 1830.

He is alternately the oppressor and the victim of heroic and self-willed nobles - the idealized types of the patrons for whom the jongleurs and troubadours sang.

Though clever and good-looking, she was self-willed and imperious, and without the conciliatory manners which her difficult position required.