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  • "I am not so presumptuous as to form my opinion at first sight." Cited from Tales and Novels, Vol. 6, by Maria Edgeworth
  • I am not so presumptuous as to say that for me this may not happen. Cited from The Conquest of Fear, by Basil King
  • Who can be so presumptuous as to predict the changes of future years? Cited from Eight Years' Wanderings in Ceylon, by Samuel Baker
  • Yes, they have been so presumptuous as to designate one of their own men for the place. Cited from Life of John of Barneveld, 1610-12 by Motley
  • Who now would be so presumptuous as to still protect the traitress? Cited from Henry VIII And His Court, by Louise Muhlbach
  • There are many young men who entertain the same expectations, with half the reason he had to be so presumptuous. Cited from The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle, Smollett
  • Who is so presumptuous as to limit the future triumphs of science? Cited from Alton Locke, Tailor And Poet,Rev. Charles Kingsley
  • How can any persons be so presumptuous as to think that any person, or a number of persons, exist solely for his comfort and advantage! Cited from Questionable Amusements and. . ., by J. M. Judy
  • "Do you think I was ever so presumptuous a coxcomb as to fancy it?" Cited from A Strange Story, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 6
  • No man upon pain of death might be so presumptuous as to approach the Mountain where God talked with Moses. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
  • We have - you have disproved the love I was so presumptuous as to believe you fostered for me. Cited from Bardelys the Magnificent, by Rafael Sabatini
  • I am not so presumptuous as to attempt to define exactly what this betterment work should consist of. Cited from Random Reminiscences of Men and Events, by John D. Rockefeller
  • I am so far from being thoroughly tempered and seasoned, and am sometimes so presumptuous, at others so depressed. Cited from Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli, Vol. I, by Margaret Fuller Ossoli
  • He was addressing himself and any other person who might be so presumptuous as to try to get the better of Thomas Sandys. Cited from Tommy and Grizel, by J.M. Barrie
  • The French were so confident, so presumptuous, that they neglected the outpost service. Cited from Dr. Dumany's Wife, by Mor Jokai
  • I understand what you are so generously saying but, even with such encouragement, I can scarce dare to ask what seems to me so presumptuous a question. Cited from With Frederick the Great, A Story of the Seven Years' War, by G.A. Henty
  • They profess ability to account for nature, and are of course exceedingly eager to justify a profession so presumptuous. Cited from An Apology for Atheism, by Charles Southwell
  • Nor are we so presumptuous as to anticipate that we could possibly make this volume so instructive as to render "every man his own physician." Cited from People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English, by R.V. Pierce
  • They profess ability to account for Nature, and are of course exceeding eager to justify a profession so presumptuous. Cited from Superstition Unveiled, by Charles Southwell
  • I am not so presumptuous as to suppose that I can give it to you; still less can you expect me to try to do so within the compass of two or three lectures. Cited from Short Studies on Great Subjects, by James Anthony Froude
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