A woman your age ought to be looking for a husband – or already married, not chasing all over creation in pants, trying to act like a man.
You ought to go out once in a while.
Between the two of us we ought to be able to carry them down to that room.
God, you ought to hear him moaning in his sleep!
This ought to help the credibility issue; there's more to some tips than the police know, but haven't made public because it would enforce credence in a psychic connection for the tip.
"Fred ought to sue him for false arrest," Cynthia said.
That ought to be a barrel of laughs!
"Maybe I ought to have a word with your brother," she grumbled, surprised the man could insult her without being present.
He'd spoken to his sisters in depth and learned quickly just how different she was, their tales ranging from those that ought to anger him to those that amused him.
Janet's not Jeopardy material but she ought to be able to remember her own phone number.
That ought to count for something, give us a little leeway.
This ought to do the trick.
You ought to try it some time.
That ought to be worth something.
"You ought to see it on Saturday night," he said.
I ought to get a public service medal.
I figured you ought to know.
The end of all study, says Descartes, in one of his earliest writings, ought to be to guide the mind to form true and sound judgments on every thing that may be presented to it.3 The sciences in their totality are but the intelligence of man; and all the details of knowledge have no value save as they strengthen the understanding.
A few peasants of Lombardy still believe that one who has received extreme unction ought to be left to die, and that sick people may be starved to death through the withholding of food on superstitious grounds.
"I suppose I ought to give the wooden dummy a good start of me," growled Jim.
I think this is the loveliest country in the world; but not being fairies Jim and I feel we ought to be where we belong--and that's at the ranch.
Let me tell you something, my little brothers, my little sisters: You ought always to love God and praise Him.
I think there ought to be some better way of moving a boat.
So did de Tocqueville, touring nineteenth-century America, when he wrote that "All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic nation ought to know that war is the surest and shortest means to accomplish it."
I feel as if I ought to give up the idea of going to college altogether: for not all the knowledge in the world could make me happy, if obtained at such a cost.
I ought to apologize to the reader and to Miss Keller for presuming to say what her subject matter is worth, but one more explanation is necessary.
Men generally, under such a government as this, think that they ought to wait until they have persuaded the majority to alter them.
If I could convince myself that I have any right to be satisfied with men as they are, and to treat them accordingly, and not according, in some respects, to my requisitions and expectations of what they and I ought to be, then, like a good Mussulman and fatalist, I should endeavor to be satisfied with things as they are, and say it is the will of God.
You ought to have been there at seven in the morning.
Tell me, as you would a sister, what I ought to do.