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There are people, on the other hand, who desire above all to find in that lucky rival the qualities by which he has outstripped them, and seek with a throbbing ache at heart only what is good.
However, I kept my station, and my spirits began to recover when I found that there was not above three men that followed him; and still more was I encouraged, when I found that he outstripped them exceedingly in running, and gained ground on them; so that, if he could but hold out for half-an-hour, I saw easily he would fairly get away from them all.
When the snare into which he fell so outstripped his first intention as that he found himself placarded by the police authorities upon the London walls for dead, he confusedly accepted the aid that fell upon him, without considering how firmly it must seem to fix the Boffins in their accession to the fortune.
Mercedes-Benz, a subsidiary of Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI)(FWB: DAI), has outstripped Audi AG, a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (Xetra: VW), in its monthly sales.
Oil consumption in China had outstripped production by 6.
The world has reached "earth overshoot day", the point in the year that humans have exhausted supplies such as land, trees and fish and outstripped the planet's annual capacity to absorb waste products, including carbon dioxide.
2 per cent during the year to the end of March but this was more than outstripped by the 4 per cent jump in the Consumer Prices Index.
We have outstripped the target by 156% with around 20% of movable property left uncollected.
5%, a figure that outstripped the average for European scheduled airlines by 1.
DEBIT card spending in shops and over the internet outstripped the use of cash for the first time during 2005.
insurers have seen a 15-fold increase in insured losses from catastrophic weather events in the past three decades--increases they say have far outstripped growth in premiums, population and inflation over the same time period.
Lawwell announced the move was so popular demand outstripped supply.