feel (like) (one)self

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feel (like) (one)self

To feel as one normally does, physically or emotionally. I'm finally starting to feel like myself again after my bout with the flu. Marcy has been struggling with depression lately—I hope she feels herself again soon.
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References in classic literature ?
Even when thou art gentle towards them, they still feel themselves despised by thee; and they repay thy beneficence with secret maleficence.
In thy presence they feel themselves small, and their baseness gleameth and gloweth against thee in invisible vengeance.
Palmer's side that constant and friendly good humour could do, to make them feel themselves welcome.
Pierre was one of those who are only strong when they feel themselves quite innocent, and since that day when he was overpowered by a feeling of desire while stooping over the snuffbox at Anna Pavlovna's, an unacknowledged sense of the guilt of that desire paralyzed his will.
"Often businessmen feel themselves unprotected from groundless business regulations.
"Russia is doing a lot for Tajik citizens and their families staying in Russia to have good conditions for life, education, labor and feel themselves safe and comfortable.
The IGP revealed that KP police was heading towards a fair and transparent system where the general public will feel themselves much more safe and secure added to achieve this goal police would be linked with the general public through latest electronic policing system.
"We should acknowledge there are many people in our State that feel themselves to be both British and Irish."
For this purpose, revamping of government departments had already been started which would soon give positive results, he said and added that when people's problem would be solved, they feel themselves as part of the government.
'We also stand by the families of our martyred colleagues ensuring that they may never feel themselves to be alone or isolated, ' he said assuring the heirs of his departed colleagues that the entire police force was with them.
He said Khichhi and Hazara communities are also siding with the PML-N in the port city saying they would feel themselves safer when Nawaz Sharif was in power.
QUETTA: Chief Minister Balochistan, Mir Abdul Qadoos Bizenjo stated that Quetta would be turned into a peaceful and safe city where the visitors from other provinces would feel themselves secure.He stated it while talking to the people during his surprise visit to Spin Karez here on Sunday.
Pavlos Iakovou on behalf of Famagusta Our City said: "the aim is to create a homeland in which people will feel themselves not as Turkish Cypriot or Greek Cypriot but as Cypriot."
Philippa and Danny have been friends for years but are starting to feel themselves pulled in different directions.
During the event, all present could feel themselves as rescuers and repeat the necessary actions at speed: on skis to reach the conditioned victim and correctly provide first aid.