It seemed he was going to get on.
someone whose career progresses rapidly.
Smith has got up in the world.
They both had made it big.
You're flying high, fellow.
He was the man who had the future.
He didn't seem like someone who would advance rapidly up the ladder of success.
Meanwhile, Joe Gowlan was having a splendid time.
He got to the top of the tree by hard work.
He had the world at his feet in only one year
He would see the day when he would make a rapid advance in his political career.
May you go from strength to strength for the next ten years!
Rex was not prospering quite as well as had been predicted.
I hope than if you ever rise in the world, you will still regard your former friends as worthy of consideration.
now that he was successful they threw themselves at his head.
His ideal was a conception of high prosperity of the aristocratic life.