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admired Sentence Examples

  • I have been by before and admired it.

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  • These poems were read and admired by many people.

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  • She had admired his work as long as she could remember.

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  • It was one of the many things he admired about her.

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  • His pictures were known and admired in every city of Italy.

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  • Successive nations perchance have drank at, admired, and fathomed it, and passed away, and still its water is green and pellucid as ever.

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  • The officer admired it.

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  • Some, a minority, acknowledged him to be different from themselves and from everyone else, expected great things of him, listened to him, admired, and imitated him, and with them Prince Andrew was natural and pleasant.

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  • She admired his magnificent back and shoulders and then looked away.

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  • The whole time, Jackson admired her.

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  • Some men admired women's legs.

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  • Carmen admired the flowers.

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  • Jade was everything he admired: brave, compassionate, dedicated.

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  • 4 may fairly be taken as evidence that those heathen among whom the Jews dwelt " in a strange land " had heard and admired the " songs of Zion."

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  • He admired her strength but knew everyone had a breaking point.

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  • The image of Taran crossed her mind, and she admired him more for his ability to survive such a place.

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  • The silvery moon above was bright, and she admired what she thought might be her last vision of the star-speckled night sky.

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  • There was some revival of the art of the sermon at Versailles a century later, where the Abbe Maury, whose critical work has been mentioned above, preached with vivid eloquence between 1770 and 1785; the Pere Elisee (1726-1783), whom Diderot and Mme Roland greatly admired, held a similar place, at the same time, in Paris.

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  • Seeing her name there surprised him, but it seemed only natural a woman he'd watched and admired from a distance so long would be his mate.

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  • 184), admired Plautus as elegans, urbanus, ingeniosus, facetus (De offic. i.

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  • Even though she carried it to extreme, he admired her integrity.

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  • He admired the security measures, noting that it was impossible for anyone to reach the landmines, unless the biohazard elimination field was down.

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  • They admired the book very much, for they had never seen anything like it.

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  • It was probably a mistake, but he truly admired her spirit.

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  • He accordingly commenced the study of metallurgy at Marburg; he also began to write poetry, imitating German authors, among whom he is said to have especially admired Gunther.

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  • She placed the medallion around her neck and admired it in the mirror, vowing not to think of the man whose presence plagued her.

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  • She admired his newfound air of command but couldn't help resenting him for having a second chance she'd never get.

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  • Alex admired the breasts - which probably rated him right up there with the majority of men.

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  • Belova admired the presents and was delighted with her dress material.

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  • She caught her reflection in the mirror and admired her hair.

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  • He admired her flush, and she looked away.

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  • Gerald obviously admired Alex, and Alex talked to him in a way she had only heard him talk to Bill.

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  • Pelageya Danilovna began to recognize the mummers, admired their cleverly contrived costumes, and particularly how they suited the young ladies, and she thanked them all for having entertained her so well.

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  • She admired the way his body shifted and moved.

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  • "I've always admired you," he said.

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  • His services in the regeneration of the Turkish power can hardly be over-estimated; all agree in recognizing his great qualities and the charm of his character; even Timur is said to have admired him so much as to offer him his daughter in marriage.

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  • The features she'd admired when she was Death she now saw as stunning.

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  • She admired him as she had no other.

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  • But, on the other hand, the vital spirits cause a movement in the gland by which the mind perceives the affection of the organs, learns that something is to be loved or hated, admired or shunned.

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  • He'd admired her for so long, and their kiss in the basement made him feel as nothing ever had.

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  • They admired the new foal and a few other horses.

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  • Alex would never cheat - not on someone he respected and admired more than anyone he knew.

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  • Successful and admired though he was in Padua, Mantegna left his native city at an early age, and never afterwards resettled 1 His' fellow-workers were Bono of Ferrara, Ansuino of Forli, and Niccolo Pizzolo, to whom considerable sections of the frescopaintings are to be assigned.

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  • His talents as an orator and rhetorician were greatly admired by his contemporaries, a number of whom formed themselves into a school called after him Frontoniani, whose avowed object it was to restore the ancient purity and simplicity of the Latin language in place of the exaggerations of the Greek sophistical school.

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  • All, however, seem to agree that among the qualities for which the style of Herodotus is to be admired are simplicity, freshness, naturalness and harmony of rhythm.

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  • A few well-turned lines which have been preserved from Lycophron's tragedies show a much better style; they are said to have been much admired by Menedemus of Eretria, although the poet had ridiculed him in a satyric drama.

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  • Its coat sheds very little, and it is admired for its silky feel.

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  • He saw a good deal of French society, and was himself much admired for his hearty defence of his rival Pitt against a foolish charge of encouraging plots for Napoleon's assassination.

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  • If she openly admired him in front of her prospective employer, what would she do when she was alone with him?

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  • In the Mountain Region and in the Piedmont Plateau Region the rivers have numerous falls and rapids which afford a total water power unequalled perhaps in any other state than Maine on the Atlantic Coast, the largest being on the Yadkin, Roanoke and Catawba; and in crossing some of the mountains, especially the Unakas, the streams have carved deep narrow gorges that are much admired for their scenery.

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  • Natasha involuntarily gazed at that neck, those shoulders, and pearls and coiffure, and admired the beauty of the shoulders and the pearls.

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  • Carmen saw Alex's truck parked in the drive of an old vacant house where she had admired some healthy quince bushes.

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  • In 1854 he produced Rioja, perhaps the most admired and the most admirable of all his works, and from 18J4 to 1856 he took an active part in the political campaign carried on in the journal El Padre Cobos.

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  • And gradually from week to week the character of each tree came out, and it admired itself reflected in the smooth mirror of the lake.

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  • It was the same panorama he had admired from that spot the day before, but now the whole place was full of troops and covered by smoke clouds from the guns, and the slanting rays of the bright sun, rising slightly to the left behind Pierre, cast upon it through the clear morning air penetrating streaks of rosy, golden-tinted light and long dark shadows.

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  • This little nook of Berri, this unknown Vallee Noire, this quiet and unpretentious landscape, which must be sought to find it and loved to be admired, was the sanctuary of my first and latest reveries.

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  • We adults passed banalities back and forth while Howie opened wine, of an obvious expensive vintage us Gustefsons only admired.

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  • She took the orchid from him, set it on the coffee table, stood back and admired it.

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  • About 200 years after Sangram Sah's time, Bakht Buland, the Gond chieftain of a principality seated at Deogarh in Chhindwara, having visited Delhi, set about introducing the civilization he had there admired.

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  • In the environs are the ducal villas of Georgium and Luisium, the gardens of which, as well as those of the neighbouring town of Worlitz, are much admired.

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  • He greatly admired, or professed to admire, the genius of the early Roman poets, while he shows indifference to the poetical genius of his younger contemporaries.

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  • But if he thus incurred the hostility of the High Church party among the clergy, he was admired by the laity for his strong sense, his clear and forcible reasoning, and his wide knowledge, and he remained to the last a power in the north of England.

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  • The spectacles most admired by all classes are the tints of the foliage in autumn andthegloryof flowering trees in the spring.

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  • Thus though neither botanically nor ornithologically correct, their flowers and their birds show a ttuth to nature, and a habit of minute observation in the artist, which cannot be too much admired.

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  • Even greater value has always been set upon the patina of iron, and many secret recipes were preserved in artist families for producing the fine, satin-like texture so much admired by all connoisseurs.

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  • The prevailing colour of the most admired varieties of the canary is yellow, approaching in some cases to orange, and in others to white; while the most robust birds are those which, in the dusky green of the upper surface of their plumage, show a distinct approach to the wild forms. The least prized are those in which the plumage is irregularly spotted and speckled.

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  • Byron's fervid panegyric enlisted on his side all who admired Byron - that is to say, the majority of the younger men and women of Europe between 1820 and 1850 - and thus different sides of his tradition were continued for a full century after the publication of his chief books.

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  • Afterwards, when the subject of the divorce of Josephine and the choice of a Russian or of an Austrian princess came to be discussed, Daru, on being consulted by Napoleon, is said boldly to have counselled his marriage with a French lady; and Napoleon, who admired his frankness and honesty, took the reply in good part.

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  • Few men of the Napoleonic empire have been more generally admired and respected than Daru.

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  • Among the more prominent of many others that are admired for their beauty are Squam, New Found, Sunapee and Ossipee, all within a radius of a few miles from Winnepesaukee; Massabesic farther S.; and Diamond Ponds, Umbagog and Connecticut lakes, N.

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  • Its situation is justly admired.

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  • Aristotle admired Hermias, and married his friend's sister or niece, Pythias, by whom he had his daughter Pythias.

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  • Alvaro too was a master of all the accomplishments the king admired - a fine horseman, a skilful lance and a writer of court verse.

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  • Here he came into intimate touch with Bismarck, who admired his statesmanlike handling of the growing complications of the Schleswig-Holstein Question.

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  • Robert was a man of learning, devoted to literature, and a generous patron of literary men: he befriended the poet Petrarch, who admired the king so greatly as to express the wish to see him lord of all Italy; while Boccaccio celebrated the virtues and charms of Robert's natural daughter Maria, under the name of Fiammetta.

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  • Mollinger, whose work he admired, from its unity and simplicity.

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  • There is a general tendency to obesity, which is much admired by the Moors in their women, young girls being stuffed like chickens, with paste-balls mixed with honey, or with spoonfuls of olive oil and sesame, to give them the necessary corpulence.

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  • Next, we see that wherever we are able to observe its method of relating an incident, as in the case of the healing of the centurion's servant, we have the same characteristics of brevity and simplicity which we admired in St Mark.

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  • His historic fame came from the Christian Schoolmen, whom he almost initiated into the system of Aristotle, and who, but vaguely discerning the expositors who preceded, admired in his commentaries the accumulated results of two centuries of labours.

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  • Of Dutch statesmen during the Napoleonic period, Thorbecke admired Falck and Van Hogendorp most, whose principles he strove to emulate.

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  • Thus the first and second definitions represent the founders of the sophistry of culture, Protagoras and Prodicus, from the respective points of view of the older Athenians, who disliked the new culture, and the younger Athenians, who admired it; the third and fourth definitions represent imitators to whom the note of itinerancy was not applicable; the fifth definition represents the earlier eristics, contemporaries of Socrates, whom it was necessary to distinguish from the teachers of forensic oratory; the sixth is framed to meet the anomalous case of Socrates, in whom many saw the typical sophist, though Plato conceives this view to be unfortunate; and the seventh and final definition, having in view eristical sophistry fully developed, distinguishes it from SfµoXoyuci, i.e.

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  • He had plundered the temples at Bhilsa in central India, which are admired to the present day as the most interesting examples of Buddhist architecture in the country.

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  • Lowell was already looked upon by his companions as a man marked by wit and poetic sentiment; Miss White was admired for her beauty, her character and her intellectual gifts, and the two became thus the hero and heroine among a group of ardent young men and women.

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  • Typhon: a Burlesque Poem (1704); Aesop Dress'd, or a Collection of Fables writ in Familiar Verse (1704); The Planter's Charity (1704); The Virgin Unmasked (1709, 1724, 1731, 1742), a work in which the coarser side of his nature is prominent; Treatise of the Hypochondriack and Hysterick Passions (1711, 1715, 1730) admired by Johnson (Mandeville here protests against merely speculative therapeutics, and advances fanciful theories of his own about animal spirits in connexion with "stomachic ferment": he shows a knowledge of Locke's methods, and an admiration for Sydenham); Free Thoughts on Religion (1720); A Conference about Whoring (1725); An Enquiry into the Causes of the Frequent Executions at Tyburn (1725); The Origin of Honour and the Usefulness of Christianity in War (1732).

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  • Greenhill, p. 96 (London, 2844); Collection of Scarce Pieces on the Plague in 1665 (London, 1721), 8vo; Defoe's fascinating Journal of a Citizen, which should be read and admired as a fiction, but accepted with caution as history; T.

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  • A fine gorge opening from the hills immediately upon the site of the town is known as Cheddar cliffs from the sheer walls which flank it; the contrast of its rocks and rich vegetation, and the falls of a small stream traversing it, make up a beautiful scene admired by many visitors.

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  • Romanticism, that reaction in which Sir Walter Scott, the Schlegels and Victor Hugo so largely figured, was as far from understanding what it admired as classicism had been from what it hated.

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  • The contemporary poets whom Keble most admired were Scott, Wordsworth and Southey; and of their influence traces are visible in his diction.

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  • It is further emphasized in a famous passage of the Orlando Innamorato where Boiardo compares the Italian ideal of an accomplished gentleman with the coarser type admired by nations of the north.

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  • In the decorative arts the Nuremberg handicraftsman attained great perfection in ministering to the luxurious tastes of the burghers, and a large proportion of the old German furniture, silver-plate, stoves and the like, which are now admired in industrial museums, was made in Nuremberg workshops.

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  • As Bolingbroke said, Cudworth "read too much to think enough, and admired too much to think freely."

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  • Among the literary works are included all that he himself designated moral and historical pieces, and to these may be added some theological and minor writings, such as the Apophthegms. Of the moral works the most valuable are the Essays, which have been so widely read and universally admired.

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  • On his return in 1614 he was appointed professor of theology at Helmstfidt by the duke of Brunswick, who had admired the ability he displayed when a young man in a dispute with the Jesuit Augustine Turrianus.

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  • Ex-President Pinto died three years later in Valparaiso, leaving a memory respected and admired by all political parties in his country.

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  • A full-moon face is much admired, and a dark complexion termed narnak (salt) is the highest native idea of beauty.

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  • It is much more difficult to find what he loved and admired than what he hated.

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  • Zeno visited all the schools in turn, but seems to have attached himself definitely to the Cynics;, as a Cynic he composed at least one of his more important works, " the much admired Republic," which we know to have been later on a stumbling-block to the school.

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  • He admired the classic style, the exquisite purity of language, the flights of imagination, but he admired above all the philosophy.

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  • 1655) introduced the Italian style of gardening which was so greatly admired by Bacon and soon after became prevalent in England.

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  • Much as he admired Cicero, it is clear that he had not freed himself from current medieval Latinity.

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  • As the naval force of the enemy was completely driven into port, the British admiral had no opportunity of an action at sea, but his management of the convoy carrying the troops, and of the landing at Aboukir, was greatly admired.

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  • The works of these writers, which Plato admired and imitated, are lost, but it is believed that they were little plays, usually with only two performers.

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  • The things that each most admired in the other were selfreliance, directness, moral courage.

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  • The courses of lectures that he delivered at the Masonic Temple in Boston, during the winters of 1835 and 1836, on "Great Men," "English Literature," and "The Philosophy of History," were well attended and admired.

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  • But the America that he loved and admired was the ideal, the potential America.

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  • The " Fishermen " has been much admired.

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  • (17) Wolda Selassie of Tigre was succeeded in 1817, through force of arms, by Sabagadis of Agame, and the latter, as ras of of Tigre, introduced various Englishmen, whom he much Rivalry British admired, into the country.

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  • They were excessively admired by his own and the next generation, praised by Dryden, paraphrased by Pope, and then entirely neglected for a whole century.

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  • The Tractarian movement had no attraction for him, although he admired some of its leaders.

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  • His fame spread beyond the Alps, and Dante admired his poetry.

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  • The natural situation of the town has also at all periods been greatly admired.

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  • (Aristie in Sertorius.) There is perhaps some truth in this accusation, however much some of us may be disposed to think that the line just quoted is a fair enough description of the admired ecstasies of Achille and Bajazet.

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  • By the Arab slavers whom he opposed he was also greatly admired, and was by them styled "the very great doctor."

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  • It must further be considered that, though Sarpi admired the English prayer-book, he was neither Anglican, Lutheran nor Calvinist, and might have found it difficult to accommodate himself to any Protestant church.

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  • He took a prominent part, on the Liberal side, in the ecclesiastical controversy which arose in connexion with Leslie's appointment to the post he had vacated, and published a satirical Letter (1806) which was greatly admired by his friends.

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  • But the Speech on Conciliation (1775) has, perhaps, been more universally admired than any of his other productions, partly because its maxims are of a simpler and less disputable kind than those which adorn the pieces on France, and partly because it is most strongly characterized by that deep ethical quality which is the prime secret of Burke's great style and literary mastery.

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  • We group the following sentences from this description for a purpose that will be presently seen: - (I) "He was admired by women, idolized by artists, received in all circles with Character.

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  • Balzac admired him [James Fenimore Cooper] greatly, but with discrimination; Victor Hugo pronounced him greater than the great master of modern romance, and this verdict was echoed by a multitude of inferior readers, who were satisfied with no title for their favourite less than that of "the American Scott."

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  • The wild flora of Iceland is small and delicate, with bright bloom, the heaths being especially admired.

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  • Iceland has always borne a high renown for song, but has never produced a poet of the highest order, the qualities which in other lands were most sought for and admired in poetry being in Iceland lavished on the saga, a prose epic, while Icelandic poetry is to be rated very high for the one quality which its authors have ever aimed at - melody of sound.

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  • His songs are mostly written in the medieval quatrains (ferskeytla), and are generally of a humorous and satirical character; his convivial songs are known by heart by every modern Icelander; and although some of the poets of the present day are more admired, there is none who is more loved by the people.

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  • Under these disadvantageous circumstances, it is scarcely surprising that the heliocentric theory, while admired as a daring speculation, won its way slowly to acceptance as a truth.

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  • The environs of Arnhem are much admired.

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  • The Lives, especially those of Copernicus, Tycho and Peiresc, have been justly admired.

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  • For this purpose they bred dogs of great swiftness, strength and sagacity, which were much admired by the Romans.

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  • The hair was generally worn long by men as well as women, and ringlets were greatly admired.

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  • But the missionaries were summoned to the palace; their presents were immensely admired, and the emperor had the curiosity to send for portraits of the fathers themselves.

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  • Its body looks too heavy for its limbs, which are free from the " feather " so much admired in the two other heavy breeds; it possesses a characteristic chestnut colour.

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  • She translated Sensier's biography of Millet, and painted, before her marriage in 1874, studies in flowers and ideal heads, much admired for their feeling and delicate colouring.

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  • He admired her intelligence, loved her, and spared her life.

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  • The second book is that most admired.

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  • Much admired as he was by his contemporaries, his fame as a scholar therefore soon declined, but his reputation as a pioneer in Latin scholarship in England and as a teacher remains.

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  • Insects, though similar to Australian ones, are far less troublesome; many are to be admired for their great beauty.

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  • He refused to come to any understanding with the government, although offers were made to him by Bonaparte, who admired his skill and his obstinate energy.

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  • Carmen was the most moral woman he had ever met and he admired her dedication.

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  • He said he admired and respected her, not that he loved her.

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  • Andy was a gentle and thoughtful father and son – the child prodigy she knew only from the paintings she had admired for years.

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  • All traits he admired.

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  • She'd admired him as the Guardian, but she'd fallen in love with the rebel leader.

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  • She admired his bravery but wished he had more sense.

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  • He admired the graceful predators and often tracked them when he wanted to escape Landis.

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  • admired by visitors and competitors alike.

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  • His tenure of that Office was not universally admired.

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  • But in the field of music education, Kodály is a towering figure, hugely admired all over the globe.

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  • His editorial work on the 17th-century poet Thomas Swan has been widely admired.

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  • The Venetian windows at the front are much admired.

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  • How fortunate are Hong Kong to have Heather Dayton - her welcome, efficiency and general bonhomie are much to be admired.

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  • The vehicles were admired by the many visitors and several cavalcades gave the proud owners a chance to show their vehicles in action.

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  • With more than admiration he admired Her azure veins, her alabaster skin, Her coral lips, her snow-white dimpled chin.

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  • I was finally getting the attention I had always craved from fans I admired.

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  • cypripedium parviflorum pubescens was admired from the moment it was placed on the bench.

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  • decentralized-renowned and admired for streamlining and decentralizing the oppressive system he inherited.

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  • A survey carried out by sure deodorants asked 1,000 over 50s which woman in the limelight they most admired.

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  • I also visited the dojo of Sensei Kase; I much admired his approach to teaching Kata (form ).

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  • These people are admired, looked up to and often emulated because of what they have done or for their lifestyle.

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  • Michael Burleigh is not the only young fogey to be upset by the book's criticism of admired figures on the right.

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  • fondant with pistachio sauce and admired absolutely everything - in a hushed and reverent sort of way.

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  • Japanese prints were very much admired and were very widely imitated.

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  • Gone and prefer at loma Linda long wow futon cover admired japanese.

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  • It is one of the most widely admired new sites of London The Palestra building at Blackfriars due to be completed mid 2006.

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  • However, Edwy's brother Edgar admired and supported the reformed monasticism.

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  • Near the Benedictine Abbey, a historic monument in the form of a cross can be admired.

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  • Having digested and admired the views some more, we headed back down toward St Agatha across more Alpine pastures.

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  • The music, lyrics and performance apart, I greatly admired Leighton's endless patience and artistry over the tickets and posters.

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  • The half brothers left; and with them went Freud's admired older playmate and fighting companion, his ' nephew ' John.

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  • Their vision is to be globally recognized as a technology powerhouse and become one of the most admired organizations for best business practices.

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  • This much admired top UK index herd was presented before a large ringside of buyers from throughout the UK.

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  • Click here for more photos and information Much admired French & Peel 59ft liveaboard trad narrowboat (1991) with lovely lines.

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  • unstickhen again, if we take a quick look at the country's least admired retailers, this theory comes a little unstuck.

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  • Ward evidently hated batting at Sussex but the team work ethic is to be greatly admired.

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  • The age in which Lotze lived and wrote in Germany was not one peculiarly fitted to appreciate the position he took up. Frequently misunderstood, yet rarely criticized, he was nevertheless greatly admired, listened to by devoted hearers and read by an increasing circle.

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  • He studied at Alexandria and doubtless met there Conon of Samos, whom he admired as a mathematician and cherished as a friend, and to whom he was in the habit of communicating his discoveries before publication.

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  • 2 Cranmer admired her - "sitting in her hair" (i.e.

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  • But Peel lived to make ample and honourable amend for this unfortunate ebullition, for not only did he "fully and unequivocally withdraw the imputation which was thrown out in the heat of debate under an erroneous impression," but when the great free-trade battle had been won, he took the wreath of victory from his own brow, and placed it on that of his old opponent, in the following graceful words: - "The name which ought to be, and will be associated with the success of these measures, is not mine, or that of the noble Lord (Russell), but the name of one who, acting I believe from pure and disinterested motives, has, with untiring energy, made appeals to our reason, and has enforced those appeals with an eloquence the more to be admired because it was unaffected and unadorned; the name which ought to be chiefly associated with the success of these measures is the name of Richard Cobden."

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  • Joseph Bajza was a lyricist of a somewhat melancholy cast, but his Borenek (Wine Song), Sohajtds (Sigh), Ebreszto (Awakening) and Apotheosis are much admired.

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  • The Romans, admired them, and the emperors carried off some from their original sites and caused others to be made in imitation (e.g.

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  • In his teaching, as in his practice, he avowedly followed the method of Hippocrates and Sydenham, both of whom he enthusiastically admired.

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  • Again, Aristotle's early rhetorical instructions and perhaps writings, as well as his opinion that a collection of proverbs is not worth while, must have been known outside Aristotle's rhetorical school to the orator Cephisodorus, pupil of Isocrates and master of Demosthenes, for him to be able to write in his Replies to Aristotle (E) Ta?s irpos 'Apio-ToM?nv avTCypacais) an admired defence of Isocrates (Dionys.

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  • From the first the Rambler was enthusiastically admired by a few eminent men.

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  • Founding himself to some extent on the traditional motives, Diirer conceived and carried out a set of designs in which the qualities of the German late Gothic style, its rugged strength and restless vehemence, its love of gnarled forms, writhing actions and agitated lines, are fused by the fire of the young master's spirit into vital combination with something of the majestic power and classic severity which he had seen and admired in the works of Mantegna.

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  • That this defect was serious was dimly apprehended even by those who frequented and admired the lectures of the earlier sophists; that it was fatal was clearly seen by Socrates, who, himself commonly regarded as a sophist, emphatically reprehended, not only the taking of fees, which was after all a mere incident, objectionable because it seemed to preclude independence of thought, but also the fundamental disregard of truth which infected every part and every phase of sophistical teaching.

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  • Suidas admired the letters, which he thought genuine, and in modern times, before their exposure by Bentley, they were thought highly of by some (e.g.

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  • Balzac admired him greatly, but with discrimination; Victor Hugo pronounced him greater than the great master of modern romance, and this verdict was echoed by a multitude of inferior readers, who were satisfied with no title for their favourite less than that of "the American Scott."

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  • Of these formulae '(chosen because illustrated by Greek heroic legends) - (I) is a sanction of barbarous nuptial etiquette; (2) is an obvious ordinary incident; (3) is moral, and both (3) and (1) may pair off with all the myths of the origin of death from the infringement of a taboo or sacred command; (4) would naturally occur wherever, as on the West Coast of Africa, human victims have been offered to sharks or other beasts; (5) the story of flight from a horrible crime, occurs in some stellar myths, and is an easy and natural invention; (6) flight from wizard father or husband, is found in Bushman and Namaqua myth, where the husband is an elephant; (7) success of youngest brother, may have been an explanation and sanction of " tungsten-recht " - Maui in New Zealand is an example, and Herodotus found the story among the Scythians; (8) the bride given to successful adventurer, is consonant with heroic manners as late as Homer; (9) is no less consonant with the belief that beasts have human sentiments and supernatural powers; (to) the " strong man," is found among Eskimo and Zulus, and was an obvious invention when strength was the most admired of qualities; (II) the baffled ogre, is found among Basques and Irish, and turns on a form of punning which inspires an " ananzi " story in West Africa; (12) descent into Hades, is the natural result of the savage conception of Hades, and the tale is told of actual living people in the Solomon Islands and in New Caledonia; Eskimo Angekoks can and do descend into Hades - it is the prerogative of the necromantic magician; (13) " the false bride," found among the Zulus, does not permit of such easy explanation - naturally, in Zululand, the false bride is an animal; (14) the bride accused of bearing be 1st-children, has already been disposed of; the belief is inevitable where no distinction worth mentioning is taken between men and animals.

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  • Nell could hardly believe this was the same young woman she 'd always admired for her serene elegance and beauty.

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  • I have often admired its shapely form from the seafront near my home.

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  • But then again, if we take a quick look at the country 's least admired retailers, this theory comes a little unstuck.

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  • Your gift will be admired at the next baby shower you attend if you choose from one of the following gift items.

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  • You may have been in homes and other buildings that were created with this company's tile products and admired the craftsmanship.

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  • Indian beauty comes from one of the most revered and admired cultures in the world for skincare and makeup.

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  • An actress such as Sarah Jessica Parker, who's best-known and perhaps most admired for her role as the fashionable Carrie Bradshaw in Sex and the City, is the perfect example of the ideal face to pair with a new fragrance.

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  • I always admired the way it made other women's lashes go for miles, curl for days and stand out for eternity, but I couldn't personally find The One for me.

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  • It's human nature to want to be admired, respected, and know you are attractive to others.

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  • Sometimes it refers to someone who is cool or it can be an admired act.

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  • Classical Music: Other than being a style of music admired by many, classical music has been shown to help people concentrate when listening to the style.

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  • Steve Irwin, the Australian television host also known as "The Crocodile Hunter," was admired by children and adults from across the world for his enthusiastic efforts to promote the conservation of endangered animals.

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  • She's often spotted on the red carpet in dresses that show just why her legs are so admired and envied.

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  • Von Stephanitz admired the intelligence and temperament he found in these animals and was determined to develop the breed into the perfect herding dogs.

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  • Dogs enjoy being admired, and there is nothing like a little well placed bling to draw people's attention.

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  • Their water resistant coats are much admired and their bodies are covered by it.

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  • The The Bulldog Club of America-Rescue Network is to be admired for the work they do in the area of English Bulldog adoption and rescue.

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  • The old white Christmas Rose is well known and much admired, but the handsome kinds with colored flowers have, hitherto, not been much known.

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  • Meconopsis Integrifolia - A new kind, its pale yellow flowers being much admired.

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  • It is not showy enough for every garden, but where admired it may be naturalised in light soil.

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  • These picks are meant to be played as well as admired.

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  • Fountains of Wayne might not be the best-known band out there or admired for their massive riffs or skills.

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  • Pandora jewelry can be stored in a jewelry organizer or even in a jewelry shadow box where it can be shown off and admired even when not being worn.

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  • Chanel jewelry is a beautiful accessory and whether you are looking for a classic pair of stud earrings or a dramatic dangling set of earrings, there is bound to be the perfect pair that will be much envied and admired.

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  • A Chanel charm bracelet is a beautiful item of jewelry and is likely to be much admired by others.

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  • Your Jewelry: If you have a necklace, pendant, or bracelet that your best friend has long admired, giving it to them is a great way to show your lasting friendship.

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  • She may never repeat the popularity she once found in Friends, but Jennifer's hair is still much admired, and women looking for a new 'do often request her style.

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  • By choosing the proper shape, creating it carefully, and knowing how to correct potential errors, women can easily have the brow shape they've always admired.

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  • If you're looking into getting a job with a company in Germany, it doesn't hurt to check out the list of the World's Most Admired Companies 2007.

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  • These reasons and more are what lead to FedEx making the Fortune Magazine list of "World's Most Admired Companies."

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  • Some take on the personality traits of an admired older sibling, while others behave much like the baby of the family.

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  • They are often admired for their sense of humor and ability to relate well to others.

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  • Admired around the world, San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge is a perfect example of a suspension bridge, one of six main types of bridges.

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  • Described as "America's Sweetheart" and the "girl-next-door", everything from her hair to her figure is admired.

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  • Instead, she went on to become one of the most respected and admired women on television.

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  • Not only is this star a stunning beauty, but her ability to portray a smart, confident, and successful detective in one of the most successful, longest-running franchises in television history makes her all the more admired.

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  • If you love to be looked at and admired for your daring swim fashion, Look Swimwear offers a bevy of micro mini bikini thongs to choose from.

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  • Always looking perfect, Jacqueline Kennedy was a fashion role model who is still admired today.

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  • Model and actress Twiggy was one fashion icon who women admired in the 60s and many wanted to copy her look.

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  • Making fruit gel candles can be a great way to make your own unique candles that are bound to be admired by family and friends.

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  • Do you have a talent or skill your date has admired?

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  • While her writing is admired for it's literary value, it is also often considered "transgressive."

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  • Historic recreations, such as a parents' engagement or in the same location as an admired historical figure.

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  • However, Kris chose Schwartz to give her the ring of her dreams because Kim admired her jewelry designs and because of Schwartz's friendship with Elizabeth Taylor.

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  • She is admired by all…from a distance.

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  • Regardless, many low-level designers who admired the effect of quilted Chanel merchandise have sought to create their own copies of the design.

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  • This brand is still highly recognizable for its monogram luggage and handbag collections that have, sadly, become highly admired items of the replica industry.

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  • The Dolce & Gabbana label is one of the most celebrity-coveted and admired labels within the fashion industry.

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  • Perhaps no other villain is lauded and admired quite so much as the Disney villain.

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  • He’s admired by woman and men alike. He gets along with other men until he's challenged.

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  • According to Fortune magazine, Dell is the fifth most admired company in the technology industry.

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  • Stuart Weitzman has been outfitting Hollywood's most admired feet for many years.

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  • When people see an admired celebrity purchasing a certain item, these same people will flock to buy that product.

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  • Japanese clansmen from as far back as 1185 AD admired butterflies for their duality--humble caterpillar and aristocratic butterfly--and their symmetric appearance.

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  • Albuquerque boasts an impressive number of live theatre shows and music concerts, and all of New Mexico is known for its extensive historical landmarks and gorgeous Rocky Mountains to be admired.

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  • These are watches which represent the design flare that makes Marc Jacobs watches well known and admired all over the world.

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  • A cuckoo clock pendant watch will be an attractive wardrobe accessory and will be admired for many years to come.

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  • Even Victoria's Secret, a store universally admired for stylish and sexy lingerie, sells these high-cut briefs.

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  • Chris Madden robes are highly regarded in the hotelier world, but anyone who has admired one on a stay out of town is also familiar with these luxury robes.

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  • Jellyfish are relatively harmless ocean creatures whose presence should only be admired from afar.

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  • His Philosophy of Nature - one of the least admired parts of his system - is the answer from his point of view to Kant's assertion that a " perceptive understanding " is for us impossible.

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  • The accidents of political life suddenly opened out to him a career which made him, next to Lord Salisbury, the most prominent, the most admired and the most attacked Conservative politician of the day.

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  • Much as he admired the French chivalry, he recognized their impotence at Crecy.

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  • He also published several courses of sermons on particular topics, and is the author of many well-known and justly admired hymns, e.g.

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  • Hume came well out of the business, and had the sagacity to conclude that his admired friend was little better than a madman.

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  • It is as a poet that he has been known to the Jews to the present day, and admired for the youthful freshness and beauty of his work, in which he may be compared to the romantic school in.

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  • He conspicuously lacked, indeed, the grace of gesture which he so much admired in Chatham; he had not the sustained dignity of Pitt; his powers of close reasoning were inferior to those of Fox and Flood.

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  • In colour the majority are dark chocolate, others are coal-black (a tint much admired by the natives themselves) or dark yellow-brown.

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  • What is most to be admired in their style of architecture is its extraordinary freedom from restraint, shown in the wonderful variety of its forms, and the skill in design which has made the most intricate details to harmonize with grand outlines.

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  • Mahony's translations have been universally admired for the extraordinary command which they display of the various languages into which his renderings are made, and for their spirit and freedom both of thought and expression.

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  • His "Bells of Shandon" has always been greatly admired.

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  • greatly admired Frederick, and visited him at Neisse, in Silesia, in 1769, a visit which Frederick returned, in Moravia, in the following year.

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  • Although the remedies acceptable to a eulogist of Cromwell could not be to their taste, they admired his moral teaching; and he received their attentions, as Sir C. G.

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  • I've always admired you, Tim.

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  • If Josh admired him, he certainly hid it well.

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  • Still, he'd admired Jenn's spunk, beauty, and strength.

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  • This luminous judgment, it must be noted, was written by a man of acknowledged purity of life, who admired Mirabeau in early life not when he was a statesman, but when he was only a struggling literary man.

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  • Strangers admired him for his wisdom.

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  • With her he behaved with special care and tenderness, sitting beside her and talking of the simplest and most unimportant matters; he admired her shy grace.

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  • Almost smiling, he gazed straight into her eyes with such an enraptured caressing look that it seemed strange to be so near him, to look at him like that, to be so sure he admired her, and not to be acquainted with him.

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  • Biot - who loved and admired him as a son - publicly announced that his enterprise was chimerical and the problem insoluble; Dumas evidently thought so too, for he advised Pasteur not to spend more of his time on such a subject.

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  • A sceptic in philosophy and a revolutionist in politics, rejoicing in controversy of all kinds, he was admired as a man, as an orator, and as a writer.

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  • His works have been much admired for the purity of the Greek style, and his accurate descriptions of disease; but, as he quotes no medical author, and is quoted by none before Alexander of Aphrodisias at the beginning of the 3rd century, it is clear that he belonged to no school and founded none, and thus his position in the chain of medical tradition is quite uncertain.

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  • She admired Taran's strength, yet she resented him, for he wasn't damned as she was.

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  • Much as he admired these writers, Hume and Robertson were still greater favourites, as well from their subject as for their style.

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  • After a period of work in Holland he betook himself to England, where his treatise on lettres de cachet had been much admired, being translated into English in 1787, and where he was soon admitted into the best Whig literary and political society of London, through his old schoolfellow Gilbert Elliot, who had now inherited his father's baronetcy and estates, and become a leading Whig member of parliament.

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  • Philip and Alexander, who sincerely admired Athenian culture and courted a zealous co-operation against Persia, treated the conquered city with marked favour.

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  • Deidre refused to face him and admired her handiwork.

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  • He admired Alex for his courage - and he thought Alex might be telling the truth.

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