While we reveled in our triumphs, we knew in our hearts we couldn't maintain our present pace.
The equally magnificent cloisters of the Lateran, of about the same date, are very similar in design; both these triumphs of the sculptor-architect's and mosaicist's work have slender marble columns, twisted or straight, richly inlaid with bands of glass mosaic in delicate and brilliant patterns.
The experience of the party was also much the same as in New South Wales, but its greatest triumphs were achieved in party.
He raised England to a predominant position among the Powers of Europe, and anticipated the triumphs of the elder Pitt.
This was justly regarded by him as an important service to his country and one of the triumphs of his career, and he hoped to obtain further successes with the assistance of Germany, but the cordial relations between the cabinets of St Petersburg and Berlin did not subsist much longer.