Sentence Examples

  • That age will be rich indeed when those relics which we call Classics, and the still older and more than classic but even less known Scriptures of the nations, shall have still further accumulated, when the Vaticans shall be filled with Vedas and Zendavestas and Bibles, with Homers and Dantes and Shakespeares, and all the centuries to come shall have successively deposited their trophies in the forum of the world.
  • She's had centuries of learning to control it because ultimately she is the one who will suffer for any poor decisions.
  • All kinds of artists have come and gone in the last four centuries, popular in their time but forgotten now.
  • The Palazzo della Pilotta is a vast and irregular group of buildings dating mainly from the 16th and 17th centuries; it now comprises the academy of fine arts (1752) and its valuable picture gallery.
  • The first was that people who got it and survived never got it again; that had been noted centuries before by the Persian physician and by numerous observers since.

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