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
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
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 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
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
Surelyarchitecture is the organization for pleasure of enclosed space. And what more Magnificent enclosure than a town, a place, a place where the spirit is cuddled, made serene, made proud, happy, or excited depending on the ceremony, the day, the hour.philip johnson
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
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 confusion of spirit and body is quite understandable in a culture where spirit is concretized in Magnificent skyscrapers, where cathedrals have become museums for tourists, where woman-flesh-devil are associated, and nature is raped for any deplorable excuse. [...] Dieting with fierce will-power is the masculine route; dieting with love of her own nature is the feminine. Her only real hope is to care for her own body and experience it as the vessel through which her Self may be born.Marion Woodman
The great creator from his work returned Magnificent, his six days' work, a world.john milton
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
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
Zidane is one of the greatest players in history, a truly Magnificent player.Zinedine Zidane
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
The Chandra Mahal or principal palace is a massive building from which a Magnificent view is obtained of the surrounding hills, fort and extensive gardens. The ground and other floors of the palace comprise apartments richly decorated with floral designs, embellished with quaint and beautiful buildings, adorned with mirrors, and sumptuously furnished and fitted in the most elegant style. P.210
As we enter the town, a very expansive Square opens before us, with a large expanse of water in the middle, for the public use… The Square itself is composed of Magnificent houses which render Calcutta not only the handsomest town in Asia but one of the finest in the world.
It is Magnificent, but it is not war.