He had "shown that a Jew may have the amplest
store of specific talents, may have the finest and most varied education, the highest and most sensitive sense of honor--yet even with the aid of all these advantages be unable to call forth in us even once that deep effect that takes hold of our heart and soul, an effect which we await from music because we know her to be capable of it.
They acquire some dignity from the necessity that their appointment must be approved by the Senate, but in truth they are the creatures of the president, who has "the amplest
range of choice for his ministers.
Patriarch Philotheus Coccinus, Nicholas Cabasilas), the theological doctrine of Hesychasm gained its complete and thorough expression, thus providing the Eastern Christian ascetic and mystical tradition with the amplest
possible dogmatic interpretation.
399, at 8 ("[O]ne commissioner of Internal Revenue instructed his officials to have them published in the pages of local papers, `n order,' as he said, `that the amplest
opportunity may be given for the detection of any fraudulent returns that may have been made).
Our fundamental want to-day in the United States, with closest, amplest
reference to present conditions, and to the future, is of a class, and the clear idea of a class, of native authors, literatuses, far different, far higher in grade than any yet known, sacerdotal, modern, fit to cope with our occasions.
And, as a production of Britain's recently exalted Poet Laureate, the Tennysonian ode mentioned by The Examiner testified in the most explicit of ways to the final transformation of the military hero into an abiding national icon: "Mourn for the man of long-enduring blood" the "Ode on the Death of the Duke of Wellington" incited its readers: "Mourn for the man of amplest
influence,/Yet clearest of ambitious crime,/ Our greatest yet with least pretence" (25, 28-30).
reward he can seek, for his labour, is the consciousness of