In this imagined West Bank, anything the Palestinians “get” will be a reflection of Israeli magnanimity, not Palestinian rights.
Yet, sadly, neither talent nor ambition cultivates prudence, wisdom, love, or magnanimity.
To the dead, who had ceased to be dangerous, he was ready to show an excess of magnanimity.
They have claims on the magnanimity and, I may add, on the justice of this nation which we must all feel.
I know not whether we should ascribe to magnanimity or to a politic motive the behaviour of Clement VI.
With what generosity, with what magnanimity she speaks of Olivia in those letters!
There has been a sad absence of magnanimity among eminent historians and scholars in dealing with Paine.
Her magnanimity, he tells us, is unexampled, and her fatalism pathetic.
Governor Claiborne, though touched by this proof of magnanimity, hesitated to close with the offer.
After you have served him he at once puts you in debt by his magnanimity.
mid-14c., "loftiness of thought or purpose," from Old French magnanimité "high-mindedness, generosity of spirit," from Latin magnanimitatem (nominative magnanimitas) "greatness of soul, high-mindedness," from magnanimus "having a great soul," from magnus "great" (see magnate) + animus "mind, soul, spirit" (see animus). Probably a loan-translation of Greek megalopsykhos "high-souled, generous" (Aristotle) or megathymus "great-hearted."