Evey was right-- it was a mistake to bring you with us.
I made the mistake of not trusting my instincts when I met you, he said.
It would be a colossal mistake to assume some sort of collectivist or communistic solution to hunger in the world.
Once he saw the area, he knew he'd made a mistake in not accepting her offer and staying longer.
For instance, I don't think it was a mistake that her husband followed her to Ouray as easily as it seemed.
She thought there was more to him earlier when he healed her and for a moment, she'd made the same mistake while sitting in his lap.
The creatures had sense enough to reason that way, and the only mistake they made was in supposing the earth people were unable to overcome such ordinary difficulties.
"You have made a mistake," said Chilon.
They mistake who assert that the Yankee has few amusements, because he has not so many public holidays, and men and boys do not play so many games as they do in England, for here the more primitive but solitary amusements of hunting, fishing, and the like have not yet given place to the former.
I did that once, and I nearly made the mistake of my life.
Killing her would be a mistake, Father.
Many instances are on record of symptoms of poisoning, and even death, having followed the consumption of plants which have passed as true mushrooms; these cases have probably arisen from the examples consumed being in a state of decay, or from some mistake as to the species eaten.
Others argued that a mistake had been made earlier and that a battle should have been fought two days before.
"No matter, dagger will do," he said to himself, though when planning his design he had more than once come to the conclusion that the chief mistake made by the student in 1809 had been to try to kill Napoleon with a dagger.
She rubbed her face, certain the mistake would be clarified soon and she'd be released with an apology the size of a bottle of painkiller she desperately needed.
"I'll bet Billie said it was all a big mistake just before they dropped him in the middle of the bay," Dean answered.
And just for the record, only an arrogant fool would mistake you for an unsophisticated country hick - and I've never been arrogant.
The trainee months ago made a horrible mistake by choosing to target Ingrid, and Xander didn't think twice about lopping off his head.
Only a mistake would give the Others away and might be all that stood between life and death.
Dryophilus has sometimes been gathered in mistake for the champignon, but this too grows in woods where the champignon never grows; it has a hollow instead of a solid stem, gills crowded together instead of far apart, and flesh very tender and brittle instead of tough.
Infallibilitas, infallibilis, formed from fallor, to make a mistake), the fact or quality of not being liable to err or fail.
It has been a common mistake to think of Calvin and contemporary Reformers See Lightfoot's Essay in Commentary on the Epistle to the Philippians.
Charles in the Answer to the Petition (June 13, 1642) speaks of cavaliers as a "word by what mistake soever it seemes much in disfavour."
Biog.) to have been "at once admitted to the privy council"; but probably this is a mistake for the ordinary council, of which Morton might well have been made a member when he was appointed master in chancery and chancellor of the duchy of Cornwall.
The mistake, shown in all the old maps of Australia, had originated in a curious optical illusion.
S, Opening of segmental tubes (placed by mistake on the dorsal instead of the ventral surface).
Had been laid, the cable snapped, owing to a mistake in the manipulation of the brake, and the ships returned to Plymouth with what remained.
His fundamental idea - the interruption of the current - was a fatal mistake, which was not at the time properly understood.
Mother usually knows what she is about, but she made a mistake this time; for you are sure to escape us unless you come too near, and you probably won't do that.
Even the consciousness that it was only a dreadful mistake did not lessen my suffering, and when at last I was allowed to leave the room, I was dazed and did not notice my teacher's caresses, or the tender words of my friends, who said I was a brave little girl and they were proud of me.
She was delighted if he made a mistake, and made him form the letter over several times.
4, is already in a style which not even the most casual listener could mistake for anything orchestral.
Don't make the same mistake I did.
It was a mistake typing the note—Jeffrey Byrne's office said he didn't type.
You made a mistake taking the Phillies baseball cap.
"It would be a mistake," he said.
There's no mistake in that.
But he retrieved his mistake at once.
A good chessplayer having lost a game is sincerely convinced that his loss resulted from a mistake he made and looks for that mistake in the opening, but forgets that at each stage of the game there were similar mistakes and that none of his moves were perfect.
He only notices the mistake to which he pays attention, because his opponent took advantage of it.
She also knew that neither her father nor her brother would refuse to help the peasants in need, she only feared to make some mistake in speaking about the distribution of the grain she wished to give.
Please impress upon Leppich to be very careful where he descends for the first time, that he may not make a mistake and fall into the enemy's hands.