"Because, since these other slaves do everything, there is nothing left for me to perform," said Aesop.
With nothing more to do, she wandered in to watch him shave.
There was nothing illegal going on, simply mysterious.
She searched around for a landmark that could be seen over the trees, but nothing was tall enough.
"I love that you're protective," she interrupted, "even when there is nothing to protect me from.
The look she gave him revealed nothing but exasperation.
Is there nothing that is decent to eat in this palace?
They did nothing that was beneath the dignity of princes.
It is nothing but downside for them.
"Nothing," he said without looking at her.
There was nothing she could do about it until he got home, so she might as well not think about it.
There's nothing wrong with dreaming, Carmen.
It's nothing you want to be involved in, Carmen.
I told you there was nothing going on between us.
He shook the newspaper and said nothing more until Sarah announced that supper was ready.
There was nothing suggestive about her attire, and it was too hot to wear jeans.
She was the maid, the baby sitter - nothing else in his eyes.
He spooned mashed potatoes onto his plate with a vengeance and said nothing more the rest of the meal.
She lay hidden among some rocks, and nothing could make her stir.
Nothing is slowing down.
Kenneth Branagh's Much Ado about Nothing and Julie Taymor's The Tempest with Helen Mirren.
Alex said nothing, his stoic features giving no suggestion of what was on his mind.
Felipa said nothing as she wrapped the last present.
Besides, there was nothing to be gained in either case by saying anything – to either of you.
Nothing was truly resolved except possibly the hostility between them.
As for sitting around doing nothing, I'm going to do something about that.
So they began to ascend the stairs, Dorothy and the Wizard first, Jim next, drawing the buggy, and then Zeb to watch that nothing happened to the harness.
It is true that I have been asleep, but I know nothing about this money.
When it comes to starting a new business, nothing that previously existed can rival the Internet in terms of both ease of entry and breadth of potential.
They aren't responsible for the oil being in Alaska and do nothing to extract the oil from the earth.
As Alfred Einstein once observed, "Nothing will end war unless the people themselves refuse to go to war."
The actors of 1812 have long since left the stage, their personal interests have vanished leaving no trace, and nothing remains of that time but its historic results.
"The prince says nothing about that," he remarked gently.
"Inform the prince and princess that I knew nothing: I acted on the highest instructions--here..." and he handed a paper to Alpatych.
Two days previously he had received news that his father, son, and sister had left for Moscow; and though there was nothing for him to do at Bald Hills, Prince Andrew with a characteristic desire to foment his own grief decided that he must ride there.
I, for my part, begged him personally most urgently and finally wrote him, but nothing would induce him to consent.
Anna Pavlovna remarked with a melancholy smile that Kutuzov had done nothing but cause the Emperor annoyance.
He will get nothing for his pains!
She lay on the sofa with her face to the wall, fingering the buttons of the leather cushion and seeing nothing but that cushion, and her confused thoughts were centered on one subject--the irrevocability of death and her own spiritual baseness, which she had not suspected, but which had shown itself during her father's illness.
She said her only consolation was the fact that the princess allowed her to share her sorrow, that all the old misunderstandings should sink into nothing but this great grief; that she felt herself blameless in regard to everyone, and that he, from above, saw her affection and gratitude.
Speak to him; I can do nothing, nothing, and don't want to....
With just the same smile of agreement with which for fifteen years he had been accustomed to answer the old prince without expressing views of his own, he now replied to Princess Mary, so that nothing definite could be got from his answers.