Usage examples for immeasurable

  1. Above all, the constant consciousness of the immeasurable distance between a fine conception and the best execution of it, must in acting, as in all art, be a powerful check to vanity and self- satisfaction. – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  2. In a spacious suite of apartments, where different games of chance are played, is a table of almost immeasurable length, covered with a green cloth, with a red piece at one end, and a black, one at the other. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  3. But the Lord hath been pleased to descend to us, in our mean capacity in the flesh, and fill up the immeasurable gulf of justice by the infinite merits and sufferings of his Son in our flesh. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  4. Thus for an immeasurable time nature developed the face and multiplied its expressions to enable man to make himself understood. – A Cathedral Singer by James Lane Allen
  5. Ever and anon they jerked their heads into an attitude of attention, and the golden brown eye with its contracted pupil and stern upper lid, seemed to be throwing a keen glance over the immeasurable leagues of sea. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  6. A railroad would mean immeasurable good fortune to the trio of settlers who, like young prairie- chickens that fear to leave the side of their mother, had chosen quarter- sections near the guarding fort. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  7. If the immeasurable sands took Androvsky and never gave him back to her! – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  8. The immeasurable distance between one of these delicate natures and the average youths among whom is like to be her only choice makes one's heart ache. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  9. If a man wants to be a specialist he must do his knowing like a scientist; but if a scientist wants to be a man he must be a poet; he must learn how to read like a poet; he must educate in himself the power of absorbing immeasurable knowledge, the facts of which have been approved and observed by others. – The Lost Art of Reading by Gerald Stanley Lee
  10. He saw now the immeasurable hopes his residence at Beckley had lured him to. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  11. This last month, my wish to see Berlin again has become immeasurable, and I will do my best to have Count Waldstein take me there in the month of October or at least to permit me to go . – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. " Their responsibility is immeasurable," replied Mr. Wright. – Paul and the Printing Press by Sara Ware Bassett
  13. Its consequences are still immeasurable and today to many they appear as fraught with menace as with hope. – The Russian Revolution; The Jugo-Slav Movement by Alexander Petrunkevitch, Samuel Northrup Harper, Frank Alfred Golder, Robert Joseph Kerner
  14. The Father holy and all- perfect stood above the Deep Immeasurable. – The Gnôsis of the Light by F. Lamplugh
  15. We welcome you to the immeasurable blessings of rational existence, the immortal hope of Christianity, and the light of everlasting truth! – Select Speeches of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster
  16. I can, with a touch, fling loose upon this earth a giant whose strength is irresistible and immeasurable. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr
  17. The immeasurable love of a good woman! – That Fortune by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  18. The point on which these watchmen stood was so high, that between them and the horizon the sea lay like half a world- an immeasurable expanse, spreading as if from a vast depth below up into the very sky. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  19. Voltaire came, at the cost of much money, for a few days to Berlin; he gave the King the impression of his being a fool, nevertheless Frederic felt an immeasurable respect for the talent of the man. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag