De Vac he knew to be too jealous of his fame as a swordsman to permit himself to be overcome by aught but superior skill
, and this day Henry felt that he could best the devil himself.
This obliged them to make all the speed they could to evade the enemy, when they could but lament the absence of Dantes, whose superior skill
in the management of a vessel would have availed them so materially.
The skill was equal, or, if anything, the superior skill
had been his.
However it be, thou shalt not crow over us with a mere show of superior skill
No—no——Judge,” returned the hunter, with an inward chuckle, and with that look of exultation that indicates a consciousness of superior skill
, “you burnt your powder only to warm your nose this cold evening.
The pigmy size of the Lilliputians symbolizes the littleness of mankind and their interests; the superior skill
in rope-dancing which with them is the ground for political advancement, the political intrigues of real men; and the question whether eggs shall be broken on the big or the little end, which has embroiled Lilliput in a bloody war, both civil and foreign, the trivial causes of European conflicts.
The one wise thing to do now was to pave the way for the exertion of Sir Patrick's superior influence, and Sir Patrick's superior skill
The Super League champions took an early lead and shocked their hosts with some enterprising play, but in the end were forced to bow to the superior skill
of the Storm, who showed some delightful touches in running in seven unanswered tries.
Still, the PH camp believes that Suarez's longer ring experience and superior skill
could overturn the odds against him.
Lincoln's superior skill
as a political organizer made him president.
I'VE always assumed that winners in sport possess either superior skill
, athleticism, drive or ambition.
According to Brad Wegner, (Vice President and General Manager, Axon): Bob Williams brings to Axon a superior skill
set in marketing innovation to the packaging industry, Pro Mach personnel have worked with Bob on various PMMI committees for years and are impressed with his integrity, knowledge, and energy.