If we admit that human life can be ruled by reason, the possibility of life is destroyed.
For you'll admit that if we don't know for sure how many of them there are... hundreds of lives may depend on it, while there are only two of us.
And it occurs to no one that to admit a greatness not commensurable with the standard of right and wrong is merely to admit one's own nothingness and immeasurable meanness.
You know you love each other, but you aren't about to admit it.
I'd be lying if I didn't admit we have expenses and we're limited in what we can do because of real life restraints, but we're not in this for a golden purse.
Why would they admit the tips come from the nether world?
I thought you did at first and I'll admit, I'm not completely certain things might not break bad, but for now, I'm fine.
He'd told her the chances were slim long ago, but she wasn't ready for him to admit defeat quite yet.
Gabe nodded, forced to admit he no longer had any idea how to fix whatever was broken in Death's domain.
Nowadays the host does not admit you to his hearth, but has got the mason to build one for yourself somewhere in his alley, and hospitality is the art of keeping you at the greatest distance.
The old man made a departure from his usual routine in honor of his son's arrival: he gave orders to admit him to his apartments while he dressed for dinner.
You know, Count, it is much more honorable to admit one's mistake than to let matters become irreparable.
"Yes, I never loved her," said he to himself; "I knew she was a depraved woman," he repeated, "but dared not admit it to myself.
Had he not told her, yes, told her to make a list, and not to admit anyone who was not on that list?
Princess Mary noticed to her surprise that during this illness the old prince not only excluded her from his room, but did not admit Mademoiselle Bourienne either.
After her father's funeral Princess Mary shut herself up in her room and did not admit anyone.
One need only admit that public tranquillity is in danger and any action finds a justification.
The men sat huddled up trying not to stir, so as to warm the water that had trickled to their bodies and not admit the fresh cold water that was leaking in under their seats, their knees, and at the back of their necks.
The Russian military historians in so far as they submit to claims of logic must admit that conclusion, and in spite of their lyrical rhapsodies about valor, devotion, and so forth, must reluctantly admit that the French retreat from Moscow was a series of victories for Napoleon and defeats for Kutuzov.
And when she asked herself what distressed her, she had to admit that it was her relation to Rostov.
This condition is never observed by the universal historians, and so to explain the resultant forces they are obliged to admit, in addition to the insufficient components, another unexplained force affecting the resultant action.
But as soon as we do not admit that, it becomes essential to determine what is this power of one man over others.
And so these historians also see and admit historical events which are exceptions to the theory.
Maybe I'd admit what happened to friends I knew I could trust.
I admit I was sulking, not sure who was annoyed with whom; tiring of surely looks.
Better that she convey the information to Howie in her own words, and not compel me to admit what we'd been holding back information from him.
"I admit, I'd rather deal with the shit I'm dealing with than a woman," Gabe said.
He'd never thought he'd hear himself admit it to any woman who became his mate, especially not to her.
I thought you'd admit to killing Logan at least.
"They pretend," as I hear, "that the verses of Kabir have four different senses; illusion, spirit, intellect, and the exoteric doctrine of the Vedas"; but in this part of the world it is considered a ground for complaint if a man's writings admit of more than one interpretation.
He feared that Bonaparte's genius might outweigh all the courage of the Russian troops, and at the same time could not admit the idea of his hero being disgraced.