Examples from the Web for curtius
It was "no Curtius leap, but mutton madness," and the hotheads are compared to the Gadarene swine.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. III of IV|Charles L. Graves
The narrative of Prof. Curtius' work is flowing and animated, and the generalizations, although bold, are philosophical and sound.What is Darwinism?|Charles Hodge
I cannot doubt that you are repelled, my Curtius, by this account of a worship of such simplicity as to amount almost to poverty.Zenobia|William Ware
All piled upon poor Curtius, who thought to have saved them all!The Marble Faun, Volume I.|Nathaniel Hawthorne
Tiros will be comforted by hearing that if Curtius is less pleasant to read than Livy, he is also less difficult.