"If you don't, you will set into motion a fate we cannot—" "There is no such thing as a fate that cannot be changed, Watcher!"
You cannot begin to imagine how long I've waited for this night and what I've done to make sure it happens as it must.
The Others cannot be allowed into your world.
That is all I will say, ikir, except to remind you that the White and Black Gods cannot kill one another directly.
We've eliminated every other type of food, and the drugs might help you accept that you cannot eat.
"My dear Darian," the Watcher said in a softer tone, "I cannot take the pain of the memories you will experience in the morning when you remember the whole of your existence.
He wouldn't say much else, other than she cannot be fixed with the magic of Hell, Wynn explained.
There is nothing I will do to you that you cannot handle now that you're a demon.
He cannot enter Death's domain or other areas of the Immortal world without invitation.
"Emotion is a weakness, one we cannot always control," he replied.
Demons cannot pass through it, but your death dealers can.
I cannot undo what I've done to your mate.
I cannot be certain what the result might be if you tried to kill yourself or if you died of unnatural causes.
I cannot bear this level of abuse.
"You cannot wager something you do not own," past-Death said scornfully.
There's nowhere you go where I cannot follow.
You cannot be here, the first woman said, pushing Rhyn toward the door.
Besides, the bond between angel and human cannot be broken, so you.ll have to take care of Toby until you die.
You cannot marry into a higher rung on the ladder.
"A new breed of demon warrior, one that cannot be defeated by Immortals," he said and glanced at her stomach.
Peace cannot be underestimated, A'Ran.
"I cannot act until I am certain," he said at last, his mood darkening.
I cannot stay long.
We cannot call attention to ourselves until our numbers warrant our attack.
You cannot be serious.
I cannot change what I am.
"One person cannot be called 'people,'" said the Sorcerer.
I perceive that you are curiously constructed, and that if you cannot breathe you cannot keep alive.
But the rest of you must be destroyed in some way, and you cannot be planted, because I do not wish horses and cats and meat people growing all over our country.
I cannot give you any more.
They answered, "We cannot tell you, O King; for none of our histories go back so far."
We cannot understand it nor the reason of it.
The virus cannot live in immunized individuals, nor in nature.
But because it can be misused doesn't mean it cannot be used well.
Machines are not persons and so cannot have personalities.
I cannot recall what happened during the first months after my illness.
Then in simpler words than these, which at that time I could not have understood, she explained: You cannot touch the clouds, you know; but you feel the rain and know how glad the flowers and the thirsty earth are to have it after a hot day.
You cannot touch love either; but you feel the sweetness that it pours into everything.
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can.
They have told me nothing, and probably cannot tell me anything to the purpose.
One farmer says to me, "You cannot live on vegetable food solely, for it furnishes nothing to make bones with"; and so he religiously devotes a part of his day to supplying his system with the raw material of bones; walking all the while he talks behind his oxen, which, with vegetable-made bones, jerk him and his lumbering plow along in spite of every obstacle.
The English have not understood and cannot understand the self-abnegation of our Emperor who wants nothing for himself, but only desires the good of mankind.
But one cannot delay, Prince, at such a moment!
A day or two, then bliss unspoilt, But oh! till then I cannot live!...