As to sentiments and emotions, they involve ideas and conative elements in addition to sensations and feelings.
Man's spirit has to carry all its knowledge and experience into its own conative spiritual potencies.
The third Brook of Grace irrigates the conative powers of the self; strengthens the will in all perfection, and energises us anew.
He totally ignores the existence and organisation of the conative side of the mind.
With this "conative act," as the psychologists would call it, the true contemplative life begins.