These were the prime in order and in might; The rest were long to tell, though far renown'd, Th' IONIAN Gods, of JAVANS Issue held Gods, yet confest later then Heav'n and Earth Thir boasted Parents; TITAN Heav'ns first born With his enormous brood, and birthright seis'd By younger SATURN, he from mightier
JOVE His own and RHEA'S Son like measure found; So JOVE usurping reign'd: these first in CREET And IDA known, thence on the Snowy top Of cold OLYMPUS rul'd the middle Air Thir highest Heav'n; or on the DELPHIAN Cliff, Or in DODONA, and through all the bounds Of DORIC Land; or who with SATURN old Fled over ADRIA to th' HESPERIAN Fields, And ore the CELTIC roam'd the utmost Isles.
If he sang of a mountain, the eyes of all mankind beheld a mightier
grandeur reposing on its breast, or soaring to its summit, than had before been seen there.
Whenever Antaeus took a walk, supposing it were but ten miles, and that he stepped a hundred yards at a stride, you may try to cipher out how much mightier
he was, on sitting down again, than when he first started.
It was a fatal day when the public discovered that the pen is mightier
than the paving-stone, and can be made as offensive as the brickbat.
While she was drawing the folds of her pelisse more closely around her form, to guard against a cold that was yet great though rapidly yielding, in the small inclosure that opened in the rear of the house on a little thicket of low pines that were springing up where trees of a mightier
growth had lately stood, she was surprised at the voice of Mr.
they were spun by a Mightier
than thou, and they stretch beyond your narrow ken, for their ends are made fast in eternity.
Sir Leicester Dedlock is only a baronet, but there is no mightier
baronet than he.
All that I ask of you in return is that you will be a true lover, for Love is wiser than Philosophy, though she is wise, and mightier
than Power, though he is mighty.
Night's heart is full of pity for us: she cannot ease our aching; she takes our hand in hers, and the little world grows very small and very far away beneath us, and, borne on her dark wings, we pass for a moment into a mightier
Presence than her own, and in the wondrous light of that great Presence, all human life lies like a book before us, and we know that Pain and Sorrow are but the angels of God.
None other so powerful wished me, or they would have slain a mightier
beast and thus have won me from Jubal.
Birth and station spelled honor to her, and honor, to the daughter of an English noble, was a mightier
force even than love.
What he saw in the set jaw and the cold, gray eyes made the young Frenchman very apprehensive for this great child, who could recognize no law mightier
than his own mighty physical prowess.