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used in Atlas Shrugged

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exceed (go beyond); or surpass (to be more or better)
  • When he was close enough and she could distinguish his face, she saw the look of that luminous gaiety which transcends the solemn by proclaiming the great innocence of a man who has earned the right to be light-hearted.
    2.8 Part 2 Chapter 8 — By Our Love (25% in)
  • The great understanding that transcends our shabby words and helpless minds ....
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (42% in)
  • Love is a gift-a great, free, unconditional gift that transcends and forgives everything.
    3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (47% in)
  • Your morality tells you that the purpose of love is to set you free of the bonds of morality, that love is superior to moral judgment, that true love transcends, forgives and survives every manner of evil in Its object, and the greater the love the greater the depravity it permits to the loved.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (48% in)

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