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sublime
used in War and Peace

8 uses
  • "Du sublime (he saw something sublime in himself) au ridicule il n'y a qu'un pas," * said he.
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (91% in)
  • Let us rather confine ourselves to studying those sublime rules which our divine Saviour has left for our guidance here below.
    Book One — 1805 (85% in)
  • At last the Emperor, tired of futile expectation, his actor's instinct suggesting to him that the sublime moment having been too long drawn out was beginning to lose its sublimity, gave a sign with his hand.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (48% in)
  • At last the Emperor, tired of futile expectation, his actor's instinct suggesting to him that the sublime moment having been too long drawn out was beginning to lose its sublimity, gave a sign with his hand.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (48% in)
  • "Du sublime (he saw something sublime in himself) au ridicule il n'y a qu'un pas," * said he.
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (91% in)
  • And the whole world for fifty years has been repeating: "Sublime!
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (91% in)
  • Du sublime au ridicule il n'y a qu'un pas.
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (91% in)
  • * "From the sublime to the ridiculous is but a step."
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (91% in)

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