To go beyond

to exceed in ingenuity, in research, or in anything else; hence, in a bed sense, to deceive or circumvent.

See also: Beyond

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
I was not intending to go beyond Italian and recent examples, but I am unwilling to leave out Hiero, the Syracusan, he being one of those I have named above.
Woodhouse trembled as he sat, and, as Emma had foreseen, would scarcely be satisfied without their promising never to go beyond the shrubbery again.
In prescribing meats and drinks would he wish to go beyond another physician or beyond the practice of medicine?
I recall the Portuguese groceryman who never permitted my bill to go beyond four dollars.
take my cab, my horse will get you there all right;" and as he shut them in, with a wink toward Jerry, said, "It's against his conscience to go beyond a jog-trot." Then slashing his jaded horse, he set off as hard as he could.
As easily as there may be stupidity in a man of genius if you take him unawares on the wrong subject, or as many a man who has the best will to advance the social millennium might be ill-inspired in imagining its lighter pleasures; unable to go beyond Offenbach's music, or the brilliant punning in the last burlesque.
We may attempt to shake them off, but they are always returning, and in every sphere of science and human action are tending to go beyond facts.
Bagration called to him from the hill not to go beyond the stream, but Rostov pretended not to hear him and did not stop but rode on and on, continually mistaking bushes for trees and gullies for men and continually discovering his mistakes.
The minority leader of the Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to go beyond Diplomatic Rhetoric and compel the government of South Africa to immediately stop the attack and killing of Nigerians living in that country.
'The mandate to us TESDA workers is to go beyond our training centers, go beyond the borders of our cities and go beyond the limitations.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed Iran's compliance with its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, but has called on the country to go beyond its obligations, Presstv reported.
The government may not be able to go beyond the either the fitment factor of 2.57 times that were recommended by the 7th Pay Commission or hiking the basic minimum pay.