Among the great spirits of port-royal, the women especially were strong in their convictions and high in their ideals.
Her great act of benevolence was her protection of port-royal.
Racine, believing his honour touched, joined in the fray and ridiculed the bigotry of port-royal.
In every way, the influence of Montaigne was repugnant to the men of port-royal.
port-royal (1840-59), Sainte-Beuve's longest piece of connected writing, is a unique work of its kind.
The recluses of port-royal were obliged to close their schools; they had to disperse.
The Jesuits had long called the little schools of port-royal the hot-beds of heresy.
On the 25th of August he returned to port-royal, accompanied by a numerous escort of ecclesiastics and exons.
The same had been perceived by the authors of the port-royal Logic; a work to which he has made no allusion.
"That is excellent; that will be relished," said the recluses of port-royal, in spite of the misgivings of M. Singlin.