The principal feature of Klaproth's erudition was the vastness of the field which it embraced.
One moment, he was a speck of nothing in this vastness that defined his insignificance; another, this whole world was his.
Do you ever ponder the vastness of the universe?
Vast and various as the work of Voltaire is, its vastness and variety are of the essence of its writer's peculiar quality.
To this nation was due the introduction of maize and cotton into Mexico, the skilful workmanship in gold and silver, the art of building on a scale of vastness still witnessed to by the mound of Cholula, said to be Toltec work, and the Mexican hieroglyphic writing and calendar.