Comparisons are complicated, but the disproportion is overwhelming.
We accordingly do not expect, and do not find a disproportion so vast; and yet, there is a great difference between the two sums.
The disproportion between my motives and other men's is too great to be normal.
I am well aware of the disproportion which exists between the magnitude of my task and the imperfections of my work.
They do not remember that disproportion in such matters is fatal.
Everything was sacrificed to them, and when they are swept away what remains is nakedness, disproportion, and desolation.
At Coal Harbor the disproportion was much greater than elsewhere.
A mere copyer of Nature can never produce any thing great; for the works of Nature are full of disproportion.'
It is precisely here that the danger of "disproportion" was found.
Happy literature corrects all this disproportion by its immortal pause.