Here was a spot where a single man might defy an army, and Bulan had been quick to see the natural advantages
While, in the pursuit of their daring plans of annoyance, the restless enterprise of the French even attempted the distant and difficult gorges of the Alleghany, it may easily be imagined that their proverbial acuteness would not overlook the natural advantages
of the district we have just described.
“There has always been one point of difference between us, Judge Temple, I may say, since our nativity,” he replied; not that I would insinuate that you are at all answerable for the acts of Nature; for a man is no more to be condemned for the misfortunes of his birth, than he is to be commended for the natural advantages
he may possess; but on one point we may be said to have differed from our births, and they, you know, occurred within two days of each other.”
'Gentlemen,' I say, 'here's all the natural advantages
for a great metropolis.
"Excessively; but what with the natural advantages
of the ground, which pointed out, even to a very young eye, what little remained to be done, and my own consequent resolutions, I had not been of age three months before Everingham was all that it is now.
Were there no natural advantages
-- no water privileges, forsooth?
Isabella Linton is not to be compared with her, is she, Frances?' 'Isabella has not her natural advantages
,' replied his wife: 'but she must mind and not grow wild again here.
Badger's mind, in addition to its natural advantages
, has had the rare advantage of being formed by two such very distinguished (I will even say illustrious) public men as Captain Swosser of the Royal Navy and Professor Dingo.
We shall be unable to turn natural advantage
to account unless we make use of local guides.
New Zealand is favoured by one great natural advantage
; namely, that the inhabitants can never perish from famine.
Global Finance takes the analysis further to rank nations that are making the most of their natural advantages
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"The space where the amphitheatre will be built offers many natural advantages
, as it has a strong natural slope, is close to the centre of Ayia Napa and the residential area of Kokkines and has panoramic sea views," said Karousos.