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The movement was a willful, angry child, though, exploding away from “art” and from the canvas in particular.The Life and Art of Radical Provocateur—and Commune Leader—Otto Muehl|Anthony Haden-Guest|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cribs, unlike seatbelts, are built for the purpose of willful prevention.Is It Wrong for Parents to Lock Up Their Disabled Kids?|Elizabeth Picciuto|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is the study of society undertaken with a willful ignorance of moral philosophy, theology, civics, and Econ 101.P.J. on the Owl-Monkey Project and the Science of Chick Flicks|P. J. O’Rourke|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Will his legacy be his willful perpetuation of the human rights travesty at Guantánamo, or will it be even worse?
Their critics were right—these women were guilty of willful provocation—and I hope we will be, too.
I know I was foolish—call it willful rather than foolish—the instinct that is born in me to command.When Dreams Come True|Ritter Brown
Their ignorance or their willful silence on the subject, is not less than improbable.
Pauline was a favorite of her father, who had used pitiless severity in training the brilliant and willful Maria.Great Singers, Second Series|George T. Ferris
War can come only by the willful acts and aggressions of others.World's War Events, Vol. II|Various
She is willful, quick-tempered, and impetuous, but large-hearted and lovable.Airy Fairy Lilian|Margaret Wolfe Hamilton (AKA Duchess)