Such authority must be superhuman, otherwise it can have no claim on our respect; it must, therefore, be divine.
He gains superhuman strength in any limbs he grows.
At times Conrad seems almost superhuman in his bravery.
A national policy of "growling before fighting" - later practised successfully enough by the United States - was not then possible; and one writer has very justly said that what chiefly affects one in the whole matter is the pathos of it - "a philosopher and a friend of peace struggling with a despot of superhuman genius, and a Tory cabinet of superhuman insolence and stolidity" (Trent).
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