But his superstition united with his canniness
played the Count's game for him, and he ran with his favoring wind through fogs and all till he brought up blindfold at Galatz.
Kate would be far better to equip her daughter with a confidence and canniness
to survive it.
But if he does win enough second preferences to hand him the crown his campaign will be reassessed as a masterpiece of strategic canniness
There will not be much canniness
in these semi-finals.
As the fulcrum of this team, George Ford has a calmness and canniness
beyond his 21 years, an opportunist's try exemplified Youngs' quickness of mind and he was operating behind a pack that is seldom bettered.
The Scottish people rose up and towered above everyone with their intelligence and canniness
Some got lucky - earning fortunes in royalties from coal dug beneath their rolling acres - but others were smart, canniness
apparently in the genes.
Astor was pleased with the moral support (although he probably would have undertaken the venture in any case) and brought his considerable canniness
, meticulousness, and resources to the enterprise.
Instead, he directs our attention to the fact that the wily Chief Justice Hughes was only mildly inconvenienced by the professional requirement that he concoct "an ingenious, convoluted argument" in which the Court "abandoned its precedent in substance, though keeping the form of it intact--evidence, again, of Hughes's legal canniness
and his political guile.
The same canniness
that allowed Hitler to deploy symbolism so adroitly also permitted him to grasp the real danger and power of modern art, which is why he banned it as "degenerate.
CHANGER: A whole foot smaller than the giant Traore, Naismith caused Swansea different problems with his movement between the defensive lines and his canniness
on the ball.
Byron, too, was no match for Murray's canniness
in matters financial, although he received nearly 20,000 [pounds sterling] from Murray over the ten years of their association (St.