Bailey talked about the “sublimity of nature” that he believes Hockney communicates in his pictures.
What is remarkable in the scenery is, that its sublimity is an inversion of the sublimity of almost all other grand scenery.
If so, it was the frenzy of a self-sacrifice that was sublimity itself.
He possesses the logic of the first, the persiflage of the second, and some of the sublimity of the third.
Who can read that passage, and be insensible to its pathos and sublimity?
Everything is in keeping with the sustained force, sublimity, elevation which we ever behold in the Divine action.
Hills and vales, bluffs and ravines, were continually presented in successions of sublimity and beauty which charmed the eye.
In dignity and sublimity Sophocles takes the lead, as Euripides does in tenderness, feeling, and pathetic expression.
When you meet him down below, on his feet, much of the sublimity is rubbed off.
Piang was blind to the sublimity of his surroundings, as he hurried on.