Though I was satisfied that I was on the verge of perhaps a magnificent find, probably one of the missing tombs that I had been seeking for many years, I was much puzzled by the smallness of the opening in comparison with those of other royal tombs in the valley.
Resplendent in the hues of its noble and Magnificent past, the historic city of Jaipur stands out as one of the most spectacular and culturally vibrant destinations in the world.Kate Smith
Einsteins relativity work is a Magnificent mathematical garb which fascinates, dazzles and makes people blind to the underlying errors. The theory is like a beggar clothed in purple whom ignorant people take for a king... its exponents are brilliant men but they are metaphysicists rather than scientists.nikola tesla
Since no normal humble man can help but feel Magnificent in a brand-new suit of clothes, it is not surprising that those who don a fresh suit of bright white linen every day should feel Magnificent always. Nor is it surprising that a normal humble head should swell beneath a solar topee, since a topee is more a badge of authority than a hat, as is the hat of a soldier.
I had the pleasure of not only performing for him in tribute, but performing in his stead at the Grammy Awards in 1998, singing 'Nessun Dorma.' I had one Magnificent and absolute and defining moment when he came to the stage to thank me for my performance. The world has lost one of the greatest voices of all time.Luciano Pavarotti
I could digress and say that you have the ability to give Magnificent gentle kisses, or that I love your tan lines or that I love the curve of your hips, the erotic beauty of you holding yourself (or two Magnificent parts of yourself) in the faded glow of the night's light. but hey, that would be going into sexual details...mark sanford
I do not want to miss a good chance of getting us a slice of this Magnificent African cake.King Leopold II
Sudden and Magnificent, the sun's broad golden disc showed itself over the horizon facing them; and the first rays, shooting across the level water-meadows, took the animals full in the eyes and dazzled them. When they were able to look once more, the Vision had vanished, and the air was full of the carol of birds that hailed the dawn.Kenneth Grahame
Judaism teaches us to be attached to holiness in time, to attached to sacred events, to learn how to consecrate sanctuaries that emerge from the Magnificent stream of year. The Sabbaths are our great cathedrals; and our Holy of Holies is a shrine that neither the Romans nor the Germans were able to burn.abraham joshua heschel
Worpswede, Worpswede, I cannot get you out of my mind... Your Magnificent pine trees! I call them my men--thick, gnarled, powerful, and tall--yet with the most delicate nerves and fibers in them.paula modersohn-becker
Shakespeare alternated between musical surrenders to social prestige and Magnificent fits of poetic remorse.laura riding
The great creator from his work returned Magnificent, his six days' work, a world.john milton
She has always ridden the passions as if they were a Magnificent horse.Anatole Broyard
We wish to continue in following up the legacy of the Second Vatican Council whose wise regulations have still to be led to their fulfilment, being careful that a push, generous perhaps, but unduly timed, does not detract from the content and meaning of the council, and on the other hand being careful and reined and timid efforts do not slow up the Magnificent drive of renewal and of life.Pope John Paul I
I am proud that for the first time in the history of Afghanistan, I am raising the flag of such a people, who are producing all material and immaterial equipment necessary for the life in this country and who make all efforts for prosperity and serendipity of the society. This glorious and Magnificent red flag is the symbol of the greatness and pride of these people.nur muhammad taraki
If I shout:Ideal, Ideal, IdealKnowledge, Knowledge, Knowledge,Boomboom, Boomboom, BoomboomI have recorded fairly accurately Progress, Law, Morals, and all the other Magnificent qualities that various very intelligent people have discussed in so many books.tristan tzara
'T is a very fine thing to be father-in-law To a very Magnificent three-tailed Bashaw!colman, george, the younger
A Magnificent restoration awaits us. … Christ comes in judgment; then restoration.paul enns
This natural beauty-hunger is made manifest ... in our Magnificent National Parks ... Nature's sublime wonderlands, the admiration and joy of the world.john muir
The weak shows his strength and hides his weaknesses; the Magnificent exhibits his weaknesses like ornaments.nassim nicholas taleb
The very object of an art, the principle of its artifice, is precisely to impart the impression of an ideal state in which the man who reaches it will be capable of spontaneously producing, with no effort of hesitation, a Magnificent and wonderfully ordered expression of his nature and our destinies.paul valéry
That period was a very dreamland of culture. Under enlightened caliphs, the Arabs in Spain developed a civilization which, during the whole of the middle ages up to the Renaissance, exercised pregnant influence upon every department of human knowledge. (...) Yet this Spanish-Arabic period bequeathed to us such Magnificent tokens of architectural skill, of scientific research, and of philosophic thought, that far from regarding it as a fancy's dream, we know it to be one of the corner-stone of civilization.
I caught a glimpse of sun rays filtering through a window, thus lighting up a portion of this Magnificent building. I was racing against the sun, desperately trying to finish my sketch before the light disappeared. I knew I had only an hour and a half before sunset.
It is Magnificent, but it is not war.