He was temperamental, and this, along with his height, made him an intimidating man, and he often instilled fear in his contemporaries.Such an environment was especially intimidating to monarchs who derived much of their power from the disparity between classes of people.Just as we did in District Thirteen.” ― Suzanne Collins, “When the Washington Post telephoned me at home on Valentine's Day 1989 to ask my opinion about the Ayatollah Khomeini's fatwah, I felt at once that here was something that completely committed me.It was, if I can phrase it like this, a matter of everything I hated versus everything I loved.
The narcissist reconstructs his own law of gravity which states that all things and all creatures must adhere to his personal satisfaction, but when they do not, the pain is far more intense than it is for one who is free from the clamors of 'I'.” ― Criss Jami, “. Moreover, they demand something from themselves early in life that can be taken ever after as a demonstration of this abiding feeling.” ― Norman Maclean, “In the night, I've shrunk and everyone else on the island has grown. But, I'm talking about boundaries and privacy here.
For some small business owners, the business startup cost can be so intimidating that they lose their dream before they even get started.
Dyslexia can be a most intimidating thing to deal with.
About 150 new workhouses were built mainly in London, Lancashire and Yorkshire between 18, in architectural styles that began to adopt Italianate or Elizabethan features, to better fit into their surroundings and present a less intimidating face.
But his explanations were delivered in an intimidating manner.