She will only utilize it for common good.
We have a lot in common, you know?
The only thing they had in common was looks!
I mean, we grew up together, so we have a lot in common, but...
Twice, though the first time is not common knowledge.
Carmen took her to the doctor, but he said there was no cure for the common cold and not to worry about it.
"You have a common goal," Lana said thoughtfully.
In his day, Shakespeare was low-brow entertainment for the common class.
You and your mules have a lot in common, you know that?
In any event, it presents a beautiful view of the town common, our destination.
A girl that young didn't usually have much common sense.
Not an ounce of common sense in any of you.
"Nonsense. Summer storms are as common as a fat man at a pie fair," he said as the ancient truck lurched forward.
It's not common knowledge yet, Wynn whispered.
This kind of hunger is common and generally is what has triggered food riots, now and in the past.
All very well perhaps from his point of view, but only a little better than the common dilettantism.
The main floor consisted of common areas and wide halls lined with massive windows.
Claire gave a hint of a nod, remaining under the archway to the parlor, as if entering might subject her to some vile disease from these common folk.
Brady strode from the private room into a common area, where two of his four remaining men waited.
He Traveled to the common area of the newbie barracks, where Bianca lay on her stomach across the couch in front of the TV.
You gather knowledge from the little things which common men pass by unnoticed.
If he begins as a common sailor, he will never be anything else.
We are not one another's enemies, and we'll never defeat our common enemy so long as we're squabbling.
It is true that I was familiar with all literary braille in common use in this country--English, American, and New York Point; but the various signs and symbols in geometry and algebra in the three systems are very different, and I had used only the English braille in my algebra.
When few people own land and most people live in cities, it is quite common to have high degrees of hunger in a nation that is exporting food.
I considered telling her the tipster was ill and out of service for a few days but common sense dictated that doing so might encourage someone to commit a crime in the tipster's absence.
"We ourselves eat only common food," answered the shah.
At least they had one common interest.
Ozma has it; for its powers won't work in a common, ordinary country like the United States.
If people with those conditions get better, information about their treatment can be widely shared with those who have the common genetic factors.
Common sense slumped back in as I could see his point.
She and Josh had everything in common, yet there were no sparks.
She's not heavily endowed with common sense or ambition, but she does have attributes.
When moving to another country, it is important to have expertise in the most common language.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
Mildred O'Malley, his wife was not listed as living in Massachusetts and the name was too common for Betsy to look in all the states.
We're following a hunger and when it's ripe, all common sense and caution fly out the window.
"Common knowledge the war spilled over," the Watcher snapped.
This might be a common situation for him, but it was horrifying for her.
"Like some common whore," she muttered.
"We have a common enemy," Andre reminded them.
Fred, age seventy-six, was quick to embrace any hint of mystery and attach it to the most common everyday happening.
Yes. I can even remember most of the common letter substitutions.
The only thing she had in common with that girl was the fact that they were both poor.
They give me a new sense of the variety and capacity of that nature which is our common dwelling.
Not only was Pierre's attempt to speak unsuccessful, but he was rudely interrupted, pushed aside, and people turned away from him as from a common enemy.
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
When the common sense fairy smacks you upside the head, you know where to find me.
"I needed a woman," he said dismissively, as if she was a common prostitute.
For once, someone in the chain of command had some common sense.
Although his father was a king, Cyrus was brought up like the son of a common man.
Give me a few common tools and some food, and I will do well enough, said the sailor.
They used that money to buy part of Coca Cola in the form of common stock.
This has been a common situation throughout areas with high degrees of poverty and is certainly the case in Ethiopia.
Wheels creak on their axles as the cogs engage one another and the revolving pulleys whirr with the rapidity of their movement, but a neighboring wheel is as quiet and motionless as though it were prepared to remain so for a hundred years; but the moment comes when the lever catches it and obeying the impulse that wheel begins to creak and joins in the common motion the result and aim of which are beyond its ken.
They went out and walked about till dinnertime, talking of the political news and common acquaintances like people who do not know each other intimately.
Rostov, in common with the whole army from which he came, was far from having experienced the change of feeling toward Napoleon and the French- -who from being foes had suddenly become friends--that had taken place at headquarters and in Boris.
He had that common sense of a matter-of- fact man which showed him what he ought to do.
To us, their descendants, who are not historians and are not carried away by the process of research and can therefore regard the event with unclouded common sense, an incalculable number of causes present themselves.
On the faces of all was one common expression of joy at the commencement of the long-expected campaign and of rapture and devotion to the man in the gray coat who was standing on the hill.
Another who wished to gain some advantage would attract the Emperor's attention by loudly advocating the very thing the Emperor had hinted at the day before, and would dispute and shout at the council, beating his breast and challenging those who did not agree with him to duels, thereby proving that he was prepared to sacrifice himself for the common good.
I should have demanded the freedom of all navigable rivers for everybody, that the seas should be common to all, and that the great standing armies should be reduced henceforth to mere guards for the sovereigns.
Only when we have admitted the conception of the infinitely small, and the resulting geometrical progression with a common ratio of one tenth, and have found the sum of this progression to infinity, do we reach a solution of the problem.
To study the laws of history we must completely change the subject of our observation, must leave aside kings, ministers, and generals, and study the common, infinitesimally small elements by which the masses are moved.
For common action people always unite in certain combinations, in which regardless of the difference of the aims set for the common action, the relation between those taking part in it is always the same.
History shows us that these justifications of the events have no common sense and are all contradictory, as in the case of killing a man as the result of recognizing his rights, and the killing of millions in Russia for the humiliation of England.
Religion, the common sense of mankind, the science of jurisprudence, and history itself understand alike this relation between necessity and freedom.
Abandoning the conception of cause, mathematics seeks law, that is, the property common to all unknown, infinitely small, elements.
Let them all be pissed off at me; perhaps that would bring them closer together against a common enemy.
Strange though, when I asked if gunshots were common, they answered yes, but it was a quiet weekend; none had been reported for several days.
Irish and French share common ancestors.
Even if he wasn't directly involved, it's a small high school and booze parties are probably common knowledge.
Common sense tells us the obvious is usually where the truth rests and the obvious is either Fitzgerald or someone in the Dawkins family.
Before leaving, Jennifer Radisson explained that Josh had learned of Edith's new address in California—perhaps through some common friend—and had written his teenage sweetheart.
The Lucky Strike tin is a common one, but some containers sell for a whole lot more than that.
She seemed to have dropped any form of common sense somewhere between Hell and her world.
Wynn's alliances and motivations were mysterious, but there was one thing they had in common: Deidre.
It's a common threat to all of us.
They crossed through a common area with a kitchenette and large, flat-screen TV, past a gym, a library, and a few other common rooms, and into the barracks area, which bustled with activity.
They left the common area for the bedchambers wing.
She made her way through the common areas to the dorms and cautiously opened the door to the room that had been hers.
In addition to its small size, it shared a common wall to the Dean's quarters, infringing on their privacy.
But Edith's Annie was a minister's wife, not a common prostitute.
Common folk never ate there.
Long before English became the lingua franca of the Internet age, the world has wanted a common language.
They have no cause of their own to plead, but while they enlighten and sustain the reader his common sense will not refuse them.
We have a comparatively decent system of common schools, schools for infants only; but excepting the half-starved Lyceum in the winter, and latterly the puny beginning of a library suggested by the State, no school for ourselves.
This is the result of my experience in raising beans: Plant the common small white bush bean about the first of June, in rows three feet by eighteen inches apart, being careful to select fresh round and unmixed seed.
It is darker in the woods, even in common nights, than most suppose.
"That in which men differ from brute beasts," says Mencius, "is a thing very inconsiderable; the common herd lose it very soon; superior men preserve it carefully."
I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Why level downward to our dullest perception always, and praise that as common sense?
Every face, from Denisov's to that of the bugler, showed one common expression of conflict, irritation, and excitement, around chin and mouth.
Each of them desired nothing more than to give himself up as a prisoner to escape from all this horror and misery; but on the one hand the force of this common attraction to Smolensk, their goal, drew each of them in the same direction; on the other hand an army corps could not surrender to a company, and though the French availed themselves of every convenient opportunity to detach themselves and to surrender on the slightest decent pretext, such pretexts did not always occur.
They said that a bright boy like George would not long be a common sailor.
Nation-states allow groups of people to create governments that reflect their common values.
The virtues of a superior man are like the wind; the virtues of a common man are like the grass--the grass, when the wind passes over it, bends.
Don't you understand that either we are officers serving our Tsar and our country, rejoicing in the successes and grieving at the misfortunes of our common cause, or we are merely lackeys who care nothing for their master's business.
That is our common misfortune, and I shall grudge nothing to help you.
Ours is a common misfortune and we will share it together.
So the way in which these people killed one another was not decided by Napoleon's will but occurred independently of him, in accord with the will of hundreds of thousands of people who took part in the common action.
"He does not look like a common man," said the interpreter, after a searching look at Pierre.
Those who tried to understand the general course of events and to take part in it by self-sacrifice and heroism were the most useless members of society, they saw everything upside down, and all they did for the common good turned out to be useless and foolish--like Pierre's and Mamonov's regiments which looted Russian villages, and the lint the young ladies prepared and that never reached the wounded, and so on.
For a reply to these questions the common sense of mankind turns to the science of history, whose aim is to enable nations and humanity to know themselves.
The man who worked most with his hands could not think so much about what he was doing, or reflect on or command what would result from the common activity; while the man who commanded more would evidently work less with his hands on account of his greater verbal activity.
Just exercise a little caution, have patience, good equipment and lots of common sense.
Donnie won the first game with "cant" which Dean questioned, unsuccessfully, assuming the boy meant the more common version, "can't," which was unacceptable.
Byrne's description was far too common to stand out but no one recalled a man hurriedly leaving the city in the middle of the night, Tuesday-Wednesday.
Metal roofs, designed to slip the snow, were a common sight in Ouray.
Somehow, considering Gladys, Effie or Claire seemed to stretch common sense more than an overweight bungee jumper.
On top of the common-good projects supported with our tax dollars, almost all of us—certainly not just the wealthy—have causes we support.
We had a common goal for once in history... do you know who that bitch with him is?
Sackler and DeLeo, partners for nearly 12 years, had more in common than their constant arguing would suggest.
Many of the dreams that had delighted my young inexperience became beautifully less and "faded into the light of common day."
On one occasion, while walking on the Common with her, I saw a police officer taking a man to the station-house.