It is this which constitutes person, or the self-acting ego.
I suppose the machine is not self-acting, and that he knew that before he came here.'
If we are to have self-acting men they must be removed from close control, in labor as well as elsewhere.
As a self-acting dispenser of gratuitous counsel he was immense.
This needle is self-acting, in that it is made to draw its own loop, sinkers being dispensed with.
The work of these self-acting muscles is very wonderful indeed.
There were no skilled workmen to be had, no self-acting tools, as in our day, and so the first model was only partly successful.
Behind were six fire-flies, well supplied with self-acting lamps, which they kept hidden somewhere under their wings.
One man turned a handle at the breech, another kept supplying the self-acting cartridge-box.
self-acting stop-gates have been tried, but have not proved trustworthy.