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In the centre rose the Castle, on the highest point of all.
Then, when he has stayed his golden-yoked chariot and horses, he rests there upon the highest point of heaven, until he marvellously drives them down again through heaven to Ocean.
The highest point in the range is the White Horse Hill, which you come in front of just before you stop at the Shrivenham station.
These were thrilling words, and wound up Catherine's feelings to the highest point of ecstasy.
One may believe that the captain's wrath was increased to its highest point, and must have made him seriously ill.
The Republic is the centre around which the other Dialogues may be grouped; here philosophy reaches the highest point to which ancient thinkers ever attained.
Here was a young man on whom, at the highest point of lovely exaltation, there had fallen a blow too sharp to be supported alone; and not many hundred yards away his greatest friend was sitting at supper - ay, and even expecting him.
In the year 1860, the reputation of Doctor Wybrow as a London physician reached its highest point.
I will not hesitate, however, to avow my belief that it has been my singular good fortune to have very early in life fallen in with certain tracks which have conducted me to considerations and maxims, of which I have formed a method that gives me the means, as I think, of gradually augmenting my knowledge, and of raising it by little and little to the highest point which the mediocrity of my talents and the brief duration of my life will permit me to reach.
Let the calum- niators of the colored race despise themselves for their baseness and illiberality of spirit, and hence- forth cease to talk of the natural inferiority of those who require nothing but time and opportunity to attain to the highest point of human excellence.
The road led him up a mountain, and when he had reached the highest point of it, there sat a powerful giant looking peacefully about him.
As regularity is a prime condition facilitating activity, regularity in his household was carried to the highest point of exactitude.

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