In one sense, the pupil's witty answer might be given by a large majority of sublunary
I enlarged upon many other topics, which the natural desire of endless life, and sublunary
happiness, could easily furnish me with.
The succeeding week seemed long: it came to an end at last, however, like all sublunary
things, and once more, towards the close of a pleasant autumn day, I found myself afoot on the road to Lowton.
Patiently to earn a spare bare living, and quietly to die, untouched by workhouse hands--this was her highest sublunary
Little Fyne held very solemn views as to the destiny of women on this earth, the nature of our sublunary
love, the obligations of this transient life and so on.
I continued in this thankful frame all the remainder of my time; and the conversation which employed the hours between Friday and me was such as made the three years which we lived there together perfectly and completely happy, if any such thing as complete happiness can be formed in a sublunary
In the novel, the sublunary
(in the previous metaphor, more properly the sub-solar) world is infected with a viral plague.
lovers love (Whose soul is sense) cannot admit Absence, because it doth remove Those things which elemented it.
He said that it is "hopeless" because people "inhabit the sublunary
world of human imperfection," but it is glorious "because it can give our entire educational enterprise a direction and a goal to inspire our professional lives, energize our working, and sustain not just those of us in honors, but the colleges and universities within which we live" (13).
123-146, posicion que seguiremos en lineas generales: "Prime matter is the limiting case of the notion of matter, which applies throughout the sublunary
sphere, and is absent only outside the sublunary
world altogether, in the case of the Unmoved Mover, which is itself the limiting case of the correlative notion of form.
Rather than acknowledge a power above--through what Starbuck later calls the "dashed [...] heavenly quadrant" (514), Ahab opts for horizontal guidance achieved through sublunary
technology and self-reliant certitude:
The film's sublunary
setting is made to feel otherworldly