The principal feature of Klaproth's erudition was the vastness of the field which it embraced.
Do you ever ponder the vastness of the universe?
One moment, he was a speck of nothing in this vastness that defined his insignificance; another, this whole world was his.
Vast and various as the work of Voltaire is, its vastness and variety are of the essence of its writer's peculiar quality.
Considering the vastness of the stat interests involved, there is much cause for satisfaction in the fact that these differences have been settled by peaceful arbitrament rather than by that recourse to force which has so often marked the delimitation of rights and territory on other continents.