Go beyond

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Go beyond (B.) to overreach
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Quotations

  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    “By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.”
  • Frank Mcgee
    Frank Mcgee
    “Welcome the task that makes you go beyond yourself.”
  • John Locke
    John%20Locke
    “No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.”
  • Stephen Levine
    Stephen Levine
    “Go to the truth beyond the mind. Love is the bridge.”
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise%20Pascal
    “To go beyond the bounds of moderation is to outrage humanity.”
  • Arthur C. Clarke
    Arthur C. Clarke
    “The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. gán, contr. for gangan, to go; cf. Ger. gehen, Dut. gaan.

Usage

In literature:

I am going to take you to the Chateau Boulain, which is in the forests of the Yellowknife, beyond the Great Slave.
"The Flaming Forest" by James Oliver Curwood
None of them can go beyond experience, or establish any principles which are not founded on that authority.
"A Treatise of Human Nature" by David Hume
The boy's maturing thought must go beyond the home and social circle.
"Ten Nights in a Bar Room" by T. S. Arthur
Let us not go back beyond her marriage seventeen years ago to a wealthy manufacturer of Nancy, whom she had met in Paris.
"At the Villa Rose" by A. E. W. Mason
Julia, tired almost beyond endurance, still preferred to go with her father.
"The Story Of Julia Page" by Kathleen Norris
But for a knight to go in the disguise of an infidel slave seems to me to be beyond all bounds.
"A Knight of the White Cross" by G.A. Henty
But there is a very definite point beyond which we can not go.
"U.S. Presidential Inaugural Addresses" by Various
My dear Monk, do you think they don't go beyond a brougham, and unlimited staircases?
"Magnum Bonum" by Charlotte M. Yonge
And in what she had to do it was so easy to go beyond the proper line!
"The American Senator" by Anthony Trollope
And as for herself, hitherto her feelings did not, on either side, go beyond doubts.
"He Knew He Was Right" by Anthony Trollope
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In poetry:

Silence is best: for ever and for ever,
We will go down and sleep,
Somewhere beyond her ken, where she need never
Come to weep.
"Venite Descendamus" by Ernest Christopher Dowson
Going out to investigate
He found the lamb beyond him, on the inaccessible pinnacle
of light.
So he put his paw to his nose, and pondered.
"St. Mark" by D H Lawrence
Who bade thee go, O bluest wave,
Beyond the tempest's roar?
Who bade thee flow, O fairest wave,
Unto the golden shore,
Ever -- ever -- evermore?
"Fragments From An Epic Poem" by Abram Joseph Ryan
Oh, come with me, and let us go
Beyond the sunset lying low;
Beyond the twilight and the night,
Into Love's kingdom of long light,
Over the hills and away.
"At Sunset" by Madison Julius Cawein
Oh, you that are spending your leisure and powers
In those pleasures so foolish and fond;
Awake from your selfishness, folly and sin,
And go to the regions beyond.
"The Regions Beyond" by Albert Benjamin Simpson
A garden I need never go beyond,
Broken but neat, whose sunflowers every one
Are fit to be the sign of the Rising Sun:
A spring, a brook's bend, or at least a pond:
"For These" by Edward Thomas

In news:

I stay away from really bad movies, so my list couldn't go beyond Hugo and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.
Going beyond day-to-day goals to see the big picture could make you a better leader, say experts.
Gators are very persistent and if its mating season or if they are hunting or marking their territory they will go UP and beyond to get what they want.
Like college football players and cowboys, basketball players have a tendency to come from very specific places at very high rates for reasons that go beyond demographics.
Vending System Benefits Go Beyond Tool Management.
Groupon's Problems Go Beyond its Business Model.
The problems at Groupon go beyond the question of whether its business model of offering daily deals can sustain its growth trajectory.
Under Zucker, CNN to go beyond politics, war coverage.
Holiday shopping advice, tips that go beyond Cyber Monday.
EmbroidMe products go beyond stitching.
Speed Museum Programs Go Beyond the Building.
Yarmouth fans go beyond sportsmanship.
Prokhorov and sister's interests in Brooklyn go beyond basketball.
Patriots' issues go beyond officials.
Four Jersey Girls go beyond salad and scrambled to vie for $10,000 prize in national recipe contest.
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In science:

Going beyond this to the question of obtaining an open set of initial data without making symmetry assumptions, no case involving the Einstein equations has been handled yet.
Applications of the theory of evolution equations to general relativity
Here, we also discuss some properties of distance-based revision going beyond the AGM postulates.
Distance Semantics for Belief Revision
Going beyond the 2PN order treatment, Damour, Jaronowski and Sch¨afer (DJS) have resummed the conservative part of the 3PN Hamilonian to provide a higher-order evaluation of ISCO .
Modeling gravitational radiation from coalescing binary black holes
Going beyond the comparison of the invariants J and ω , we can make comparisons in gauge.
Modeling gravitational radiation from coalescing binary black holes
We shall call generalized space-time supersymmetries the ones which go beyond the standard H LS scheme .
Generalized Space-time Supersymmetries, Division Algebras and Octonionic M-theory
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