great builder

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  • There are at present three great builders at this place. Cited from Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah 1, R Burton
  • They were great warriors, great builders and influenced the fate of many of the ancient nations. Cited from Marvels of Modern Science, by Paul Severing
  • They were a powerful people, and rich, and great builders. Cited from The Wind in the Willows, by Kenneth Grahame
  • Theodoric was, as these works serve to show, a great builder of churches in his capital. Cited from Ravenna, A Study, by Edward Hutton
  • Remains of some of his buildings, influenced by Greek architecture, indicate that he was a great builder.
  • Surely they were great builders and great designers in those days! Cited from A Duet, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Thought is the great builder in human life: it is the determining factor. Cited from Thoughts I Met on the Highway, by Ralph Waldo Trine
  • He delighted in public approval, and his ambition was to be known as a great builder. Cited from The Makers and Teachers of Judaism, by Charles Foster Kent
  • Despite his lack of political experience, Claudius proved to be an able administrator and a great builder of public works.
  • The great builder was followed shortly by the great conqueror. Cited from Seven Great Monarchies, Vol 1. (of 7): Chaldaea, by George Rawlinson
  • She said, that on the left side of the moon, the inhabitants were great builders, and much happier than those on the right side. Cited from Memoirs of Popular Delusions V3, by Charles MacKay
  • Why were the Romans such great builders of roads? Cited from Introductory American History,by Bourne and Benton
  • In advance of the ideas of his time, he was the great builder in Israel, and the commerce of the country was of his making. Cited from The Cathedral, by Joris-Karl Huysmans
  • For all these many achievements, he earned the nickname of the "Great Builder."
  • They were great builders and constructed among other monuments the temples of Khajarao. Cited from Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3), by Charles Eliot
  • He was passionately fond of hunting and was also a great builder.
  • He was passionately fond of the chase and was also a great builder.
  • He is also known as a great builder who erected many monuments and temples throughout his long and stable 18-year reign.
  • O'Neil had no small measure of the imaginative power that makes great leaders, great inventors, great builders. Cited from The Iron Trail, by Rex Beach
  • Herod was a great builder, and it was he who reconstructed the temple on magnificent lines. Cited from A Trip Abroad, by Don Carlos Janes
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