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For you have given their effectiveness, you have given their impressiveness, and you occupy all their totality, since you are the one-who dedicates things, and they have things through your power.
History may not have been entirely on Byron's side, and the Romantics eventually created the taste by which they were to be appreciated, but there is an undeniable impressiveness and sincerity about his restatement of the classical ideals.
His impressiveness consists not only in the learning and prowess that have brought him and his clients to the frontier of life's struggle with death but also in his awesome detachment from his own ego.
Obviously a good front doesn't just look impressive--he capitalizes on his impressiveness to gain the confidence of his victims and to mask his crafty maneuvering.(19)
Of course, this exclusion in no way detracts from the sheer impressiveness of the Bertsch buck's stunning typical frame.
'After all Pakistani nation has tremendous talents, skills and capabilities; the only thing it need is the vibrant leadership, having will and farsightedness', he said, adding that children's speeches were full of patriotism, impressiveness and argumentation and whenever he came to Naunehal Assembly he learnt something from children's speeches, he concluded.
Again proving the rugby adage tries increase in their impressiveness with every passing hour, the Ashingtonborn scrummager joked of his short-range run-in: "Yeah, I ran 100 metres, side-stepped the winger then chipped the fullback and caught it over the tryline!
. "As has been reported by some other websites, their representative commented on the technical impressiveness of the app, but said that it would still be rejected."
For sheer impressiveness it's hard to knock this baby with over 100 functions.
Its impressiveness largely results from its proximity to us.
More generally they relate these qualities to the concepts of Fame and Honor [personifications that appear in the border of Abraham Meeting Melchizedek], which, according to the teachings of the speculum principis (mirror of princes), were the pinnacle of achievement for European rulers." (28) The tapestries' immediate sensory impressiveness is supported by a moral and intellectual scheme that strengthens their significance and coherence as a series.