"The Temple of Issus is to the therns what the Valley Dor is imagined by the peoples of the outer world to be to them; it is the ultimate haven of peace, refuge, and happiness to which they pass after this life and wherein an eternity of eternities is spent amidst the delights of the flesh which appeal most strongly to this race of mental giants
and moral pygmies."
The 18th century saw a remarkable intellectual flowering called The Scottish Enlightenment, which produced such mental giants
as the philosopher David Hume, the economic thinker Adam Smith and the inventor James Watt.
Although no mental giants
, they are not shallow, and there is something charming about the delight they take in exploring one another.
The intended victim was pumping gasoline into his car when the mental giants
approached and made their demand.
Of 50 state governors, not too many of whom qualify as mental giants
, only Jesse Ventura could be conned into the broadcast booth, where he made a bigger fool of himself than he has been able to make in the governor's mansion, and he's done quite well in St.
And the lesser developed (lizard's are mental giants
by comparison) primitive brain.