We didn't bother to argue with Quinn.
Let's not argue about it.
"I didn't come to argue, though I am sorry if I hurt your feelings, Kiera," Evelyn said with a small sigh, as if irritated by the apology.
Whatever. I came out here to enjoy your company, not argue with you.
If Katie wanted to go to the convent, he.d be the last to argue with her.
It was pointless to argue the matter.
She wasn't going to argue with him or bawl in his presence.
She looked ready to argue but obeyed.
Consequently, it made more sense to submit to Alex than argue with him.
One would argue that energy costs will remain high.
Who could argue there was ever a better time to start a business any time in the world?
When, however, the tariff bill of 1828, which was still more protective, came up for discussion, Webster had ceased to oppose protection; but he did not attempt to argue in favour of it.
Not giving him a chance to argue, she ducked through the ropes and leapt to the floor.
They could argue like this all afternoon.
Now all you do is argue with me.
Jackson would argue, "When all is said and done, if you handle them properly, you know they love it too."
Let's not argue right now.
He didn't wait for her, and she paused a few times along the way to the food court to argue with Ashley via texts about talking to Xander.
Adults would argue with her if she told them she wasn't leaving her brother, Jonny's, side until he was healed.
You might argue that since there is now a surplus of labor in Chad's neighborhood, the price of labor is lowered and Chad will only find work paying $9.75 an hour.
One might argue that manipulating the Future and unfettered access to the present provides more than enough influence.
She couldn't argue that point, but Alex might regain consciousness and she wanted to be there if he did.
"One might argue this is my fault," Wynn added.
Alex wasn't likely to be much help with the farm, but it wouldn't do any good to argue the point with Katie.
You ran off and left me because you were sick of having me argue with you.
How far the Phoenicians had any effective control over it is unknown; the absence of their monuments does not argue much real jurisdiction.
In the past, when the power of the state was absolute in many parts of the world, it was harder to argue that every person on the planet had rights no monarch or state could violate.
Instead, you have to find small things over which to argue, like whether the capital gains tax should be raised.
He reached Moscow on the 15th of May, prepared "to lay down his life for the tsar," and at once proceeded to the head of the Red Staircase to meet and argue with the assembled stryeltsi, who had been instigated to rebel by the anti-Petrine faction.
4 a maintainer of the Johannine authorship of the Fourth Gospel; in connexion with this thesis he was one of the first to argue for the early date and non-apostolic authorship of the Apocalypse.
Gerbert proceeds to argue that the church councils admitted the right of metropolitan synods to depose unworthy bishops, but contends that, even if an appeal to Rome were necessary, that appeal had been made a year before without effect.
While the constitution was evolving in a manner which seemed to argue small political ability and no stability in the Florentines, the people had built up a wonderful commercial organization.
Those who argue they should not say there is no way for poor countries to compete with mechanized Western farming and the extremely high yields it produces.
And you may argue about that as you like!
The odd sense of someone following – a sign she now knew was the phantom trailing them - returned.
We have to argue back from the state cf things revealed in the texts, of various dates from 450-250 B.C., and in the inscriptions from that date onwards.
He needed her and she had done nothing but argue with him and make his life more complicated.
It is consistent with this view to argue the absolute parity of ministers and elders, conceding to all presbyters" equal right to teach, to rule, to administer the sacraments, to take part in the ordination of ministers, and to preside in church courts."The practice of the Presbyterian churches of the present day is in accord with the first-named theory.
More information leads to more peace, unless you want to argue that ignorance is more peaceful.
She'd chosen a subject he couldn't argue about.
In the so-called Second Apology, Justin takes occasion from the trial of a Christian recently held in Rome to argue that the innocence of the Christians was proved by the very persecutions.
"Come, let's argue then," said Prince Andrew, "You talk of schools," he went on, crooking a finger, "education and so forth; that is, you want to raise him" (pointing to a peasant who passed by them taking off his cap) "from his animal condition and awaken in him spiritual needs, while it seems to me that animal happiness is the only happiness possible, and that is just what you want to deprive him of.
She couldn't argue his virtues, but she still insisted that the situation was conducive to trouble.
St Louis, the true type of the religious crusader, once said that a layman ought only to argue with a blasphemer against Christian law by running his sword into the bowels of the blasphemer as far as it would go: 1 Frederick II.
In the meantime we have proper names to argue from; and these give us at least the significant indication that the Hittite nominative ended in s and the accusative in m.
All this, however, did not argue an intention on the part of the government to revert to the autocratic status quo.
At the same time he did not argue for the complete abolition of the tests, but desired that they should be so framed as to make it possible for most Protestants conscientiously to subscribe to them.
The second would be to argue that the cost of materials to build the Mercedes won't fall by a thousandfold.
These payments, the cynics would argue, bribe the poor to back the system.
You would argue that no other widget on the market can beat the C2000, no nation can ever gain widget superiority if the government just buys the C2000—and so they do.
Some might argue this is not in and of itself a force for peace.
No one would argue when someone was telling them they were irreplaceable.
Carmen wasn't about to argue and it wasn't likely that Felipa would either.
Unfortunately (perhaps) Butler prefers to argue on admitted principles; holds much of his own moral belief in reserve; tries to reduce everything to a question of probable fact.
The phrase, "devil's advocate," has by an easy transference come to be used of any one who puts himself up, or is put up, for the sake of promoting debate, to argue a case in which he does not necessarily believe.
The angry tyrant, unable to refute her arguments himself, sent for pagan scholars to argue with her, but they were discomfited.
No student of history would argue this point, regardless of his or her politics.
The teen continued to argue as to why she should meet Xander while Jessi neatly countered every argument.
The emperor, to whom Gerbert was well known, appointed a time for the two philosophers to argue before him; and Richer has left a long account of this dialectical tournament at Ravenna, which lasted out a whole day and was only terminated at the imperial bidding.
Finally, you might argue that fees paid as royalties to the owners of the intellectual property needed to build the Mercedes for $50 will not fall by a thousandfold.
He was in no mood to argue against Claire Quincy's selfish interests in preserving the strained moral reputation of the long-dead ancestor.
As an officer he was obedient and never disputed my orders or argued with them.
You argue, for example, that you have no free will.
His constructive theory comes at the end, and seems to argue thus: Since (i) there is no discoverable reason why we 3 Mansel's theism (or natural theology), and the revelation he believes in, seem both of them pure matters of assertion on his part, without evidence, or even in the teeth of the evidence as he conceives it.
If people were permanently obsessed with food, all individual thought, all capacity to argue, even people's sex drive, would disappear.
Still others argue for a system of government price supports, incentives, and subsidies, as is found in the United States and Europe.
Some argue, Be careful what you ask for.
"He doesn't question the way I run the house or argue with me about my animals …" Katie pulled her head out of the refrigerator, her sharp gaze falling on Carmen.
Those who believe the " Declaration " to be spurious argue that survivors remembered only one such document, that the Resolutions might easily be thought of as a declaration of independence, that Governor Martin in all probability had knowledge only of these and not of the alleged " Declaration," and that the dates of publication in the Raleigh and Charleston newspapers, and the politics of those papers, show that the Resolutions are authentic. In July 1905 there appeared in Collier's Weekly (New York) what purported to be a facsimile reproduction of a copy of the Cape Fear Mercury which was referred to by Governor Martin and which contained the " Declaration "; but this was proved a forgery.'
In the council lay now, to judge from his words, the only chance of salvation; and, in view of the requirements of the case, he began to argue that, in case of schism, a council could be convoked by any one of the faithful, and would have the right to judge and even to depose the rival pontiffs.