Of course, if you prefer, we can wait until you come home from work and make it a fun family event.
You can spend it with a free conscience.
Thanks, I know we can count on you, Katie, but I think she'll be more comfortable staying at our house.
I can do it.
Yes, can you believe the luck?
You want me to think of all this as ours, but how can I when you insist that the problems are all yours?
I can handle it... now.
I can take care of myself.
Go up the hill and watch for cars so you can warn anyone before they get to the curve.
Yeah, you could get to it, but it would take a while, and you'd be subjecting yourself to thorns, ticks, snakes and about ten miles of the roughest country you can imagine.
Mom is fixing supper and I'm sure she has something you can wear in the morning.
Can you watch the house for me while I'm gone?
"You can ask Dorothy," said the little man, in an injured tone.
"Oz can do some good tricks, humbug or no humbug," announced Zeb, who was now feeling more at ease.
"I can see the bones all right," replied the Sawhorse, "and they are admirable and distinct.
The object of a race is to see who can win it--or at least that is what my excellent brains think.
I'd show the people a fine sight, I can tell you.
So, if you can find a way to fix it, we'll be much obliged to you.
"I know that the lad can draw pictures wonderfully well," he said.
"I am the only man in the world who can paint a picture so true to life," he said.
But you can learn many things from books.
Give us a few days to learn what sort of laws you will make for us, and then we will say whether we can submit to them or not.
_Dearest Carl; You are a good boy to send me all your wages, for now I can pay the rent and buy some warm clothing for your little sister.
"Well, I can make some oars," said Robert; "but I think there ought to be still another and a better way.
A friend of hers who is a florist asks if she can advertise on the site.
Could we make a car that can go 300 mph?
You can know everything in the world and still make bad decisions.
When all possible data becomes available, the most unimaginable and arcane associations can be tested. 4.
Armed with the data to develop medical knowledge and wisdom, and the technological tools to enable medical progress at an ever-quickening pace, we can confidently foresee a day when humanity will overcome disease.
Consider Ellen Boudreaux, who can perform every piece of music she has ever heard even a single time—thousands upon thousands of songs.
No deaf child who has earnestly tried to speak the words which he has never heard--to come out of the prison of silence, where no tone of love, no song of bird, no strain of music ever pierces the stillness--can forget the thrill of surprise, the joy of discovery which came over him when he uttered his first word.
In that case I correct only such mistakes as I can recall in the few minutes allowed, and make notes of these corrections at the end of my paper.
Usually I jot down what I can remember of them when I get home.
With this machine movable type shuttles can be used, and one can have several shuttles, each with a different set of characters--Greek, French, or mathematical, according to the kind of writing one wishes to do on the typewriter.
Their thoughtfulness has been more of a help and encouragement to me than they can ever know.
We must extract them from the crannied wall of learning and dissect and analyze them before we can be sure that we have a Milton or an Isaiah, and not merely a clever imitation.
No way of thinking or doing, however ancient, can be trusted without proof.
Old shoes will serve a hero longer than they have served his valet--if a hero ever has a valet--bare feet are older than shoes, and he can make them do.
If there is not a new man, how can the new clothes be made to fit?
At present men make shift to wear what they can get.
The man who has actually paid for his farm with labor on it is so rare that every neighbor can point to him.
Before we can adorn our houses with beautiful objects the walls must be stripped, and our lives must be stripped, and beautiful housekeeping and beautiful living be laid for a foundation: now, a taste for the beautiful is most cultivated out of doors, where there is no house and no housekeeper.
Can one be calm in times like these if one has any feeling? said Anna Pavlovna.
"What can one say about it?" replied the prince in a cold, listless tone.
Whom, I ask you, can we rely on?...
"Attendez," said Anna Pavlovna, reflecting, "I'll speak to Lise, young Bolkonski's wife, this very evening, and perhaps the thing can be arranged.
That's my advice: never marry till you can say to yourself that you have done all you are capable of, and until you have ceased to love the woman of your choice and have seen her plainly as she is, or else you will make a cruel and irrevocable mistake.
How can you laugh at it, Count?