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  • Maxwell Martin 's portrayal never descends into parody and never asserts an overweening superiority; it is simply well judged and superbly executed.
  • Maxwell Martin 's portrayal never descends into parody and never asserts an overweening superiority; it is simply well judged and superbly executed.
  • The Greeks would call this hubris - righteous revenge from the gods for overweening ambition.
  • It was the individual 's ultimate protection against the overweening power of the state.
  • Indeed, our overweening pride in our culture gives the lie to any claims we might make to theological modesty.

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