He said I could spend his money with a clear conscience.
It's about time you spent some money on yourself.
All the girls have the opportunity of going to college while the money is still there.
I was thinking about buying a new vehicle and wondered if we had the money, so I looked at his financial information on the computer.
All my money is honest.
You'll dig up your pot of money and take it away with you....
Pierre wished to say that he was ready to sacrifice his money, his serfs, or himself, only one ought to know the state of affairs in order to be able to improve it, but he was unable to speak.
So where did the money come from?
The problem is that the poor don't have enough money to afford the food.
It was the first money that he had ever had.
Its end led directly to the Cold War, which consumed inconceivable amounts of money and almost pushed the world to the brink of nuclear devastation.
The sailors divided his money among themselves; and the ship sailed on.
When am I to receive the money, Count?
To say "tomorrow" and keep up a dignified tone was not difficult, but to go home alone, see his sisters, brother, mother, and father, confess and ask for money he had no right to after giving his word of honor, was terrible.
Maybe it was anger that prompted him to make the remark about her spending his money, but he never apologized about it specifically.
But then, there was the package, and the money he wanted back.
He had never heard of a boy with so much money as that.
This world in arms is not spending money alone.
His father and mother were Quakers, and they did not think it was right to spend money for such things.
They are going to send me some money for a poor little deaf and dumb and blind child.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
The money would dry, and her clothes could be washed.
So, was it the money that attracted her?
I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?
I have some money put aside.
The money she earned from each of the trips across the desert was devoted entirely to paying off the loan, but the money she earned working at the bank was set aside to purchase supplies until the ranch started paying for itself.
"I do not want money," returned the braided man, "for I could not spend it in this deserted place if I had it.
"Yes, here is your money," answered the young gentleman; "and send it to my house at once."
What determines how much money you or Chad or anyone gets paid?
Who do you think makes more money: the person who hauls bricks on his back or the person who operates the forklift that moves the bricks?
Wise nations then work on making a stable and valuable money supply.
I did give man money in basket.
She wanted him brought to Boston, and when she was told that money would be needed to get him a teacher, she answered, "We will raise it."
Rostov took the money and, mechanically arranging the old and new coins in separate piles, began counting them.
Now only twelve hundred rubles was left of that money, so that this seven of hearts meant for him not only the loss of sixteen hundred rubles, but the necessity of going back on his word.
They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever- lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
At the same time that he refused the colonel's demand he made up his mind that he must have recourse to artifice when leaving Orel, to induce the Italian officer to accept some money of which he was evidently in need.
I don't have the money to do anything right now.
She had some money tucked away in a cookie jar in the kitchen and she intended to pay him something, whether he liked it or not.
That is why money was invented.
Moving the money forward he prepared to deal.
And as it always happens in contests of cunning that a stupid person gets the better of cleverer ones, Helene--having realized that the main object of all these words and all this trouble was, after converting her to Catholicism, to obtain money from her for Jesuit institutions (as to which she received indications)-before parting with her money insisted that the various operations necessary to free her from her husband should be performed.
How had their conversation gone from an inquiry about money to a litmus test of their stay in Texas?
Even with this technology called money, trade has been difficult.
The ability to instantly and, for a very low cost, reliably transfer money to anyone on the planet is a key ingredient in increasing the amount of trade that occurs online.
Who do you think makes more money: the one person who operates the cotton gin we discussed in the last chapter or one of the fifty people he replaced?
Creditors loan out money worth a lot, only to be repaid in money worth less.
Now, let me pose a different question: In the vastly-more-prosperous future, what will "working hard for our money" even mean?
Now, consider the child that lives off the interest payments of all the money her parents saved.
In other words, the average person will make more money, pay a higher percentage as taxes, but still bring home vastly more than before.
In a few years, the money is gone and they are worse off than before.
Instead of earning money, members of the collectives earned work points (which, of course, everyone prefers to money).
As people grow wealthier (as the whole world will), they typically spend more money on food, though it is less as a percentage of overall income.
Finally, you are making money hand over fist manufacturing the C2000.
In the modern age, money is once again represented by bits, but a different kind altogether: Money went from gold to paper and is now digital.
In the modern age, money is once again represented by bits, but a different kind altogether: Money went from gold to paper and is now digital.
Now we have an interlocked banking system that moves money around the world at light speed.
Electronic transfers mean the money of a government, business, or individual might be anywhere at any time.
In one sense, it's a peaceful world: The bully insists on the lunch money of the small kid, who has no recourse but to capitulate.
With money, you can buy machinery or hire workers to do your work.
So it was natural that to earn extra money, Jason and I would buy cool, old cars we found in junkyards for a few hundred dollars apiece.
Several hundred books, including many fine ones, were sent to me in a short time, as well as money and encouragement.
They have now about 100 books and about $55 in money, and a kind gentleman has given us land on which to erect a library building.
The blind alone could not support it, but it would not take very much money to make up the additional expense.
The stores in Memphis are very good, and I managed to spend all the money that I had with me.
Those things for which the most money is demanded are never the things which the student most wants.
It appears from the above estimate, that my food alone cost me in money about twenty-seven cents a week.
It can spend money enough on such things as farmers and traders value, but it is thought Utopian to propose spending money for things which more intelligent men know to be of far more worth.
He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.
They said that a gentleman farmer, who was behind the scenes, wanted to double his money, which, as I understood, amounted to half a million already; but in order to cover each one of his dollars with another, he took off the only coat, ay, the skin itself, of Walden Pond in the midst of a hard winter.
If there were one who lived wholly without the use of money, the State itself would hesitate to demand it of him.
Absolutely speaking, the more money, the less virtue; for money comes between a man and his objects, and obtains them for him; and it was certainly no great virtue to obtain it.
When I meet a government which says to me, "Your money or your life," why should I be in haste to give it my money?
When Anna Mikhaylovna returned from Count Bezukhov's the money, all in clean notes, was lying ready under a handkerchief on the countess' little table, and Anna Mikhaylovna noticed that something was agitating her.
Rostov took the purse in his hand, examined it and the money in it, and looked at Telyanin.
"That money is Denisov's; you took it..." he whispered just above Telyanin's ear.
Rostov took the money, avoiding Telyanin's eyes, and went out of the room without a word.
And so it was decided to send the letters and money by the Grand Duke's courier to Boris and Boris was to forward them to Nicholas.
"Yes, and I have some money and a letter to give you," he added.
Rostov took the letter and, throwing the money on the sofa, put both arms on the table and began to read.
Berg took the opportunity to ask, with great politeness, whether, as was rumored, the allowance of forage money to captains of companies would be doubled.
The Cossacks sold the horse for two gold pieces, and Rostov, being the richest of the officers now that he had received his money, bought it.
Anatole used to come to borrow money from her and used to kiss her naked shoulders.
She did not give him the money, but let herself be kissed.
On the table was a pile of gold and paper money, and he was keeping the bank.
"I have no money with me," he said.
Please place your money on the cards or I may get muddled in the reckoning.
So I ask you to put the money on your cards, replied Dolokhov.
On the previous Sunday the old count had given his son two thousand rubles, and though he always disliked speaking of money difficulties had told Nicholas that this was all he could let him have till May, and asked him to be more economical this time.
All this misery, and money, and Dolokhov, and anger, and honor--it's all nonsense... but this is real....
After Denisov's departure, Rostov spent another fortnight in Moscow, without going out of the house, waiting for the money his father could not at once raise, and he spent most of his time in the girls' room.
It was plain that he was lying and only wanted to get more money from the traveler.
It is good for me, bad for another traveler, and for himself it's unavoidable, because he needs money for food; the man said an officer had once given him a thrashing for letting a private traveler have the courier horses.
And what does she want the money for?
As if that money could add a hair's breadth to happiness or peace of mind.
A week later, Pierre, having taken leave of his new friends, the Masons, and leaving large sums of money with them for alms, went away to his estates.
The younger ones occupied themselves as before, some playing cards (there was plenty of money, though there was no food), some with more innocent games, such as quoits and skittles.
At one time the count thought of giving her the Ryazan estate or of selling a forest, at another time of borrowing money on a note of hand.
Berg explained so clearly why he wanted to collect at his house a small but select company, and why this would give him pleasure, and why though he grudged spending money on cards or anything harmful, he was prepared to run into some expense for the sake of good society--that Pierre could not refuse, and promised to come.
"Devil take all these peasants, and money matters, and carryings forward from page to page," he thought.
Pierre received him unwillingly at first, but got used to him after a while, sometimes even accompanied him on his carousals, and gave him money under the guise of loans.
He believed this so firmly that others, looking at him, were persuaded of it too and did not refuse him either a leading place in society or money, which he borrowed from anyone and everyone and evidently would not repay.
Dolokhov was counting the money and noting something down.
In their service he risked his skin and his life twenty times a year, and in their service had lost more horses than the money he had from them would buy.
Only a couple of times a year--when he knew from their valets that they had money in hand--he would turn up of a morning quite sober and with a deep bow would ask them to help him.
And Anatole and Dolokhov, when they had money, would give him a thousand or a couple of thousand rubles.
And if you require money for your journey...
Millions of men perpetrated against one another such innumerable crimes, frauds, treacheries, thefts, forgeries, issues of false money, burglaries, incendiarisms, and murders as in whole centuries are not recorded in the annals of all the law courts of the world, but which those who committed them did not at the time regard as being crimes.
The aides-de-camp collected money by subscription.
This simple thought could not occur to the doctors (as it cannot occur to a wizard that he is unable to work his charms) because the business of their lives was to cure, and they received money for it and had spent the best years of their lives on that business.
As to the serfs the only indication was that three out of their huge retinue disappeared during the night, but nothing was stolen; and as to the value of their possessions, the thirty peasant carts that had come in from their estates and which many people envied proved to be extremely valuable and they were offered enormous sums of money for them.
The count spoke timidly, as he always did when talking of money matters.
You see, Aunt, Mamma has long wanted me to marry an heiress, but the very idea of marrying for money is repugnant to me.
But as food was too precious to be given to foreigners, who were for the most part enemies, Napoleon preferred to supply them with money with which to purchase food from outside, and had paper rubles distributed to them.
The genuine as well as the false paper money which flooded Moscow lost its value.
Not only was the paper money valueless which Napoleon so graciously distributed to the unfortunate, but even silver lost its value in relation to gold.
Karataev thanked the Frenchman for the money and went on admiring his own work.
But he fingered the money in his pocket and wondered whether it would seem ridiculous to give some to the drummer boy.
He was as indifferent as heretofore to money matters, but now he felt certain of what ought and what ought not to be done.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.
One is lured by women, another by honors, a third by ambition or money, and they go over to that camp.
Alex had provided the money to remodel the home, but insisted that it stay in her name only.
To be fair, his father hadn't made things any better by offering money to Alex and not his sister.
Then there was the money he left to Carmen.
In business transactions Alex was frugal with his money, but when it came to his family, he was generous.
Am I depositing enough money in the account?
How much money did Alex have?
Not because she wanted the money, but because it might become an issue.
It was probably the first money, other than the air fares, Señor Medena had been able to spend on Alex - and even then he had to do it through Felipa.
She wasn't contributing money, but she was certainly contributing her share.
You have set aside the money for a college education.
Now it truly mattered how much money he had.
"It doesn't matter how much money he has," Alex interrupted.
Would she ever reach the point that she felt comfortable about spending the money he had earned before they met?
The inference was insulting.
When she called it his money, he always corrected her and said it was theirs.
He didn't tell her about the money because it would lead to questions - both about the money and the fact that he had been hiding it from her.
I thought you had finally accepted that the money belonged to both of you.
The way I heard it, Grandma & Grandpa Barret were rolling in money and Dad wasn't up to their standards... financially.
They wanted Dad to annul the marriage - even cut off any money for Mom.
"I wonder if Alex reminded me it was his money because he thinks I spend it unwisely," Carmen mused aloud.
He wasn't involved in anything illegal and you have no reason to be concerned about spending any of the money he acquired.
He said he wouldn't offer her any money until he had more facts.
Sarah and Giddon both seemed content with the arrangement, but she felt guilty about the money she earned... or didn't earn.
Connie immediately assured her that the Giddon's wouldn't be shelling out the money if they didn't think she was earning it.
What does he have that I don't – besides money and good looks?
The money comes on time and he has fulfilled all his promises.
The money would assist in taking care of her schooling.
"I have no money with me," said the Wizard, evasively.
"You might have bought half a dozen such whistles with the money I gave you," said his mother.
Let those who wish any corn bring money and buy it.
When they heard that Arion had a large sum of money with him they began to make plans to get it.
When Aesop was about twenty years old his master lost a great deal of money and was obliged to sell his slaves.
He put the bag of money on top of them and then leaped into the water.
He took the bag of money and handed it to the merchant.
"Take the bag and count the money that is in it," he said.
"Mine gives me fine clothes and plenty of money to spend," said the stranger.
"Here is your money," he said.
After all, it was the doctor's job to keep you healthy, not to make money when you were sick.
It means I can trade you a good or service for an intermediate store of value known as money, and then trade that money to the person who actually has the goods I want.
They coin money in honest and accurate measures and allow this money to trade freely on open markets.
No one should decide what someone else should value or spend his money on.
They used that money to buy part of Coca Cola in the form of common stock.
At some point, the loan is repaid to the local agency and your money comes back to you.
Autocrats can hold power indefinitely if they control the media, the military, business, the money, and information.
This is because, like technology, money also multiplies the labor of man.
I thank my dear kind father for sending me some money, to buy gifts for my friends.
I cannot begin to tell you how delighted I was when Mr. Anagnos told me that you had sent him some money to help educate "Baby Tom."
I heard it proposed lately that two young men should travel together over the world, the one without money, earning his means as he went, before the mast and behind the plow, the other carrying a bill of exchange in his pocket.
If you give money, spend yourself with it, and do not merely abandon it to them.
If you give him money, he will perhaps buy more rags with it.
"Annette, for heaven's sake don't refuse me," the countess began, with a blush that looked very strange on her thin, dignified, elderly face, and she took the money from under the handkerchief.
Count!... Don't ruin a young fellow... here is this wretched money, take it...
"If you need it, take the money," and he threw the purse to him and ran out of the inn.
For more than a week preparations were being made, rough drafts of letters to Nicholas from all the household were written and copied out, while under the supervision of the countess and the solicitude of the count, money and all things necessary for the uniform and equipment of the newly commissioned officer were collected.
Rostov was particularly in need of money now that the troops, after their active service, were stationed near Olmutz and the camp swarmed with well-provisioned sutlers and Austrian Jews offering all sorts of tempting wares.
What you have with you: watch, money, rings....
For Gallicisms I won't be responsible," she remarked, turning to the author: "I have neither the money nor the time, like Prince Galitsyn, to engage a master to teach me Russian!"
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
A few days before the battle of Borodino, Nicholas received the necessary money and warrants, and having sent some hussars on in advance, he set out with post horses for Voronezh.
Having borrowed money from his brother-in-law, Nicholas tried to hide his wretched condition from him.
All the papers had been signed and the money provided.
I just didn't see any point in spending money on new clothes when my old ones still had a lot of wear in them.
Besides, I've spent enough of his money on it already.
That costs money – and gas...
I keep telling him that as long as he gives her money, she'll never get out of trouble, but he just says she's the only sister he has and he has the money.
Anyway, with all the money in his family and the good looks as well, he couldn't hold a candle to Brandon in the charm department.
I did not like to trouble them while I was trying to get money for poor little Tommy, for of course it was more important that he should be educated than that my people should have books to read. 4.
This spending of the best part of one's life earning money in order to enjoy a questionable liberty during the least valuable part of it reminds me of the Englishman who went to India to make a fortune first, in order that he might return to England and live the life of a poet.
Money is not required to buy one necessary of the soul.
Berg, who had obtained his captaincy during the campaign, had gained the confidence of his superiors by his promptitude and accuracy and had arranged his money matters very satisfactorily.
You led me to believe we needed money... and you left me.
You shall have money to buy a larger house and to send your boys to school.
It was all about money - his money.
If he had said he lost all his money gambling, it wouldn't have been a bigger shock.
When Alex approached Carmen about giving Tessa some money, she said it was up to him, but keep in mind that the issue could have been something like drugs.
In addition to the assistance from the renters, the money finally gave her an income of her own, and the token independence that went with it.
So, if money wasn't your reason for going, what was?
The superintendent of police, who had gone that morning by Count Rostopchin's orders to burn the barges and had in connection with that matter acquired a large sum of money which was at that moment in his pocket, on seeing a crowd bearing down upon him told his coachman to stop.