rise above

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  • I can rise above that when it is a question of my husband. Cited from The Debtor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • In other words, the time will come when character will rise above all. Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll
  • And in the moment of success he rose above the common level. Cited from The Long Night, by Stanley Weyman
  • As she did so the boy's dark head rose above the sea. Cited from A Spirit in Prison, by Robert Hichens
  • His head rose above it, and his face was turned toward them. Cited from The American Baron, by James de Mille
  • She could not rise above the condition in which she was born. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume III, by John Lord
  • It is said to rise above twelve thousand feet above the level of the sea. Cited from The Cruise of the Mary Rose, by William H. G. Kingston
  • It could not rise above the level of those who dedicated themselves to its service. Cited from The Old Roman World, by John Lord
  • High up on the hills, field rose above field, supported by stone walls. Cited from The Broken Road, by A. E. W. Mason
  • I rose above the fear of the moment, and felt myself their superior. Cited from Cord and Creese, by James de Mille
  • She tells them that they have to rise above and work together to help each other.
  • Neither philosophy nor the history of philosophy can rise above power and history.
  • But that is only the more reason for rising above all that. Cited from Seaboard Parish, Complete,by George MacDonald
  • Islands of memory begin to rise above the river of his life. Cited from Jean-Christophe, Vol. I, by Romain Rolland
  • At last a dark head rose above the surface, then another. Cited from A Spirit in Prison, by Robert Hichens
  • There are remains of an ancient fort on a hill rising above the village.
  • Think of its gold along the sea, Its rose above the shore! Cited from The Home Book of Verse, by Burton E. Stevenson V3
  • It is extremely difficult for any man to rise above the spirit of his age. Cited from The English Church in the Eighteenth Century, by Overton
  • That was the one fact that rose above all others. Cited from Valley Of Silent Men, by James Oliver Curwo
  • The mountains immediately west of the lake rise above the lake.
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