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Beheld

Total Quotes : 8
England Had

When on my return to England I showed the cast of the cranium to Professor Huxley, he remarked at once that it was the most ape-like skull he had ever beheld.

- Charles Lyell

Had Below

I had gained the summit of a commanding ridge, and, looking round with astonishing delight, beheld the ample plains, the beauteous tracts below.

- Daniel Boone

Country Harbor

From the top of a high rock, I obtained a good few of the most extensive and dreary wilderness I ever beheld. It chilled the heart to gaze on these barrens of Labrador. Indeed, I now dread every change of harbor, so horridly rugged and dangerous is the whole coast and country to the eye, and to the experienced man either of the sea or the land.

- John James Audubon

Some Devon

Since childhood she had walked the Devon rivers with her father looking for flowers and the nests of birds, passing some rocks and trees as old friends, seeing a Spirit everywhere, gentle in thought to all her eyes beheld.

- Henry Williamson

Always Which

These funerals always appear to me the more indecent in a populous city, from the total indifference of the beholders, and the perfect unconcern with which they are beheld.

- Karl Philipp Moritz

Mind Beholder

Although beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the feeling of being beautiful exists solely in the mind of the beheld.

- Martha Beck

Young Away

Rude contact with facts chased my visions and dreams quickly away, and in their stead I beheld the horrors, the corruption, the evils and hypocrisy of society, and as I stood among them, a young wife, a great wail of agony went out from my soul.

- Victoria Woodhull

Again Once

And so we came forth, and once again beheld the stars.

- William Styron