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Definition of Magnificence

Magnificence

  1. The act of doing what magnificent; the state or quality of being magnificent.

Magnificence Quotations

The study of mathematics, like the Nile, begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.
Charles Caleb Colton

For most people, we often marvel at the beauty of a sunrise or the magnificence of a full moon, but it is impossible to fathom the magnitude of the universe that surrounds us.
Richard H. Baker

The longer I live, the more I feel that the individual is not so much to blame - not even the worst individuals, not even the 'best' citizens - as the system of corruption which has grown up about us, and which rewards an honest man with a mere living and a crook with all the magnificence of our magnificent modern life.
Lincoln Steffens

I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence?
James Thomson

I used to look down on the world for being corrupt, but now I adore it for the utter magnificence of that corruption.
Richard J. Needham
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Magnificence Translations

magnificence in German is Pracht
magnificence in Hungarian is pompa
magnificence in Italian is magnificenza
magnificence in Spanish is magnificencia
magnificence in Swedish is prakt