A brilliant scholar, a mediating theologian, and personally of lovable temperament, his influence was great and wisely exercised.
There is such a many-sided richness, such a tenderness, such a poetry, such an originality, such a distinction revealed by the innumerable anecdotes in the memoirs of his disciples, that his personality is brought home to us as one of the most lovable and one of the strongest of men.
In private life Clerk Maxwell was one of the most lovable of men, a sincere and unostentatious Christian.
Grant showed many admirable and lovable traits.
Altogether, in spite of some shortcomings, Grant was a massive, noble and lovable personality, well fit to be remembered as one of the heroes of a great nation.