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The feelings of solidity and permanence are illusory, for nothing is truly solid and permanent in this life.
It would be absurd to say that holes in socks are unreal and illusory just because the hole isn't made of anything and is purely an absence.
Our ability to think in abstractions without using the physical world as a base tends to be illusory.
They don't want to deceive each other with illusory promises of undying love.
Progress towards equity is both real and illusory, things both have and have not progressed.
The arbitrariness of these figures is itself an indication of the illusory nature of the benefits.
On the negative side, it gives a false or illusory idea of oneself as indispensable in the eyes of other people.
One of the leading themes of current philosophy is that the notion of objectivity is utterly illusory.
The illusory nature of what we experience can be seen most clearly by examining the dream state.
While the data supporting mobile phone risk is illusory, our commitment to risk is quite real.
The prospect of getting their motion through was illusory rather than real.
Still less do we need to try and settle that rivalry by calling one of them real and the others more or less illusory.
Each year the monastery's monks perform sacred chham dances that enact the illusory nature of life.
Instead, he is a man with a nonexistent economic policy and an illusory budget plan.
The abolition of religion as people's illusory happiness is the demand for their real happiness.
Turn to the window at the other end of the upper floor and the view of real Oxford is again illusory.
The purpose of the Vedas is to cut down the illusory tree of the material world and attain the real tree of the spiritual world.
By humiliating others, a person gains an illusory sense of worth and importance.
But it's an illusory prize and not worth the sacrifice of lives and principles.
But it's an illusory solution because it has little to do with wealth creation.
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Examples from Classical Literature
If this one exception is granted, the whole illusory universe of relativism is overthrown.
It is the illusory unity of our own personality, which leads us to unify and to codify natural phenomena and even humanity itself.
It may be remote, it may be hidden by centuries of illusory nationality, but it must be there.
The fog was making the kind of dimness that has a curious, illusory character.
Its garments too glistened so much the brighter with an illusory magnificence.
Its speculation can no longer be stigmatized as vaticination in vacuo, nor its results as illusory.
The Bello ideale, ill defined and ill understood, smiled upon me with all its flattering and illusory charms.
If it is claimed that this meaning is illusory, I eagerly desire to know on what solid ground its illusoriness can be established.
Often the pleasure is illusory, but their error in calculation is no refutation of the rule.
The curative effect on bodily disabilities is thus often an illusory one.
Still, while these principles were being rapidly disseminated many errors and illusory fears proved less easy to eradicate.
The illusory connection of some insipid narrative is only delusive.
In Eclipse and Shroud, as in so much of John Banville's work, a concern with the real and the illusory, with identity and its reduplications, is apparent.
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