Keep the third piece of wisdom for your own use, and let me have the gold.
You plotted against me, you lied to Prince Andrew about my relations with that Frenchwoman and made me quarrel with him, but you see I need neither her nor you!
You weren't going to introduce him to me... or Tessa?
They tell me I walked the day I was a year old.
"It sounds delightful to me," Alondra said, leaning back on the couch.
It was, however—and this is sure to earn me the wrath of many humanities professors—a time of surprisingly little originality.
But even if I had a robot that knew everything, I couldn't really say, "Tell me every custom they have here" and be fully informed.
He doesn't force me to do what he wants.
Perhaps it will scratch me with its sharp claws.
"Excuse me, your excellency," he began.
"Go and get it for me," said the old prince to Mademoiselle Bourienne.
I'm very certain, Oz, that you gave me the best brains in the world, for I can think with them day and night, when all other brains are fast asleep.
"You have queer friends, seems to me," replied the kitten, in a surly tone.
"Seems to me the same way," said Billina, scornfully, "if that beastly cat is one of them."
Do you take me for a salamander?
Do you take me for a weasel?
Ozma sprinkled me with a magic powder, and I just had to live.
"It is not necessary for me to eat," observed the Sawhorse.
Remember the notion that the Internet wouldn't turn out to be only for one purpose—that while my car is clearly for taking me places, the Internet won't be for doing one single task, but many?
I have travelled a good deal in Concord; and everywhere, in shops, and offices, and fields, the inhabitants have appeared to me to be doing penance in a thousand remarkable ways.
What demon possessed me that I behaved so well?
I see I have frightened you--sit down and tell me all the news.
"Mind, Annette, I hope you have not played a wicked trick on me," she added, turning to her hostess.
Bwing me my pipe!
For God's sake send me somewhere else if only in command of a regiment.
The princesses Aline and Sophie sit whole days with me, and we, unhappy widows of live men, make beautiful conversations over our 'charpie', only you, my friend, are missing... and so on.
Well, Michael Ivanovich," he suddenly went on, raising his head and pointing to the plan of the building, "tell me how you mean to alter it...."
Don't let me die!
What are you going to hide from me that I haven't already seen?
Do you want to tell me about it?
"It isn't the seating arrangements that bother me," he said.
You've made me quarrel with my son!
It hurts me, it hurts.
Oh, that this toil might end and you would release me! thought he.
Quicker, quicker--and that they should leave me in peace!
'Take me away,' says she, 'don't let me perish with my little children!
Let me know at once when you will start.
You must please excuse me, he went on apologetically.
It is disgraceful, a stain on our army, and as for him, he ought, it seems to me, not to live.
He gave me his word he would not retreat, but suddenly sent instructions that he was retiring that night.
Tell me, for God's sake, what will Russia, our mother Russia, say to our being so frightened, and why are we abandoning our good and gallant Fatherland to such rabble and implanting feelings of hatred and shame in all our subjects?
"Let me alone; it's not true!" she cried angrily to him.