His private life was exemplary, and he impressed his contemporaries with the loftiness of his character.
The two works Sidgwick are alike in loftiness of outlook and in the fact that .
In summer they ascend to the limits of perpetual snow, being only exceeded in the loftiness of their haunts by the ibex; and during that season they show their intolerance of heat by choosing such browsing-grounds as have a northern exposure.
McKinley's conduct and utterances in his last days revealed a loftiness of personal character that everywhere elicited admiration and praise.
It is true that the situation in Israel or Samaria continues obscure, but a careful study of literary productions, evidently not earlier than the 7th century B.C., reveals a particular loftiness of conception and a tendency which finds its parallels in Hosea and approximates the peculiar characteristics of the Deuteronomic school of thought.