"Yes," continued Elinor, gathering more resolution, as some of the worst was over, "Colonel Brandon means it as a testimony of his concern for what has lately passed--for the cruel situation in which the unjustifiable conduct of your family has placed you--a concern which I am sure Marianne, myself, and all your friends, must share; and likewise as a proof of his high esteem
for your general character, and his particular approbation of your behaviour on the present occasion."
Nathless the Sheriff held him in high esteem
, and made great talk of taking him along on the next hunting trip.
The ex-Minister Stein was there because his advice was useful and the Emperor Alexander held him in high esteem
His honesty had never been questioned, so far as is known, and he was held in high esteem
It had done immense service, and brought him into high esteem
with the Circumlocution Office.
I have a great regard for Woodcourt, a high esteem
for him; and I have been sounding him delicately about his plans.
And what a precious thing it was to know she lived so happily, and heard with so much pride (he pictured to himself her look when they told her) that he was in such high esteem
: bold among the boldest, and trusted before them all!
"But," added the third, "it may interest you, madam, to know that we are not men of low birth, but are all three sons of kings, and of kings, too, whom the world holds in high esteem
On the other side know also thou that I On what I offer set as high esteem
, Nor what I part with mean to give for naught, All these, which in a moment thou behold'st, The kingdoms of the world, to thee I give (For, given to me, I give to whom I please), No trifle; yet with this reserve, not else-- On this condition, if thou wilt fall down, And worship me as thy superior Lord (Easily done), and hold them all of me; For what can less so great a gift deserve?" Whom thus our Saviour answered with disdain:-- "I never liked thy talk, thy offers less; Now both abhor, since thou hast dared to utter The abominable terms, impious condition.
We hold Bertrand in high esteem
, for he has oft before been at great pains to furnish us with an honorable encounter.
"So swiftly have events transpired since I recognized you beneath your disguise," she said, "that I have had no opportunity to assure you of my gratitude and the high esteem
that your valor has won for you in my consideration.
'It is refreshing to know that you hold my excellent friend, Sir Mulberry, in such high esteem
. A word in your ear, Mrs Nickleby.