Sentence Examples

  • Even the disciples of Jesus could not grasp the simplicity and profundity of his message; still less could his opponents.
  • But as to the greatness of his work, the profundity of his philosophy and the brilliance of his religious idealism, there can be no question.
  • This single instance need not, it is true, show a Hellenism of any profundity; still it does show that certain parts of Hellenism had become so essential to the lustre of a court that even an Arsacid could not be without them.
  • As a whole, the Avesta, for profundity of thought and beauty, stands on a lower level than the Old Testament.
  • His fondness for the allegorical and his manifest carelessness of preparation disappoint as often as his profundity, his devout mysticisms, his practical application attract and satisfy.