Most girls wanted to be a princess at some point in their youth, though she couldn't specifically remember that wish.
At some point she fell asleep.
There was no point in working herself up this way.
And your point is?
If someone tries to attack you, just point it at them.
There was no point in arguing the issue.
He slung the dishtowel over his shoulder and one long step brought him to a point where she was pinned in the corner of the counter.
There was no point making an issue of it.
It was a point she would have to tactfully convey to Roxanne.
There's no point in making it look any worse than it is.
At this point, he probably didn't know anyway.
There was no point moving to Bartlesville now.
"I get the point," he interrupted brusquely.
That wasn't the point she was trying to make, but maybe a man would never understand what she was talking about.
There's no point in pushing yourself until you drop.
There was no point in telling them that riding with Bordeaux hadn't been her idea.
He had probably reached a point that the ranch and house were too much work.
There was no point in freezing her buns off darting across the cold floor to lock the door.
She knew that when she accepted the job so any complaint at this point would be out of line.
No point mulling over a decision she had already made.
Half way up the steep was a yawning cave, black as night beyond the point where the rainbow rays of the colored suns reached into it.
After a journey of several hours they came to a point where the river curved, and they found they must cross a mile or so of the Valley before they came to the Pyramid Mountain.
The mountain before them was shaped like a cone and was so tall that its point was lost in the clouds.
The main point, however, was that they flew, and flew swiftly, if a bit unevenly, toward the rock for which they had headed.
The wreaths were so nearly alike that none of those who were with the king could point out any difference.
The point is that the cost of making almost everything is mostly energy and intellect, not raw materials.
A second method of radical redistribution is to increase marginal tax rates to a point that is confiscatory.
This idea that there are a finite number of jobs misses the point entirely of what makes a job.
The point is this: GMO crops are everywhere.
I had read many books before, but never from a critical point of view.
It is true that I was familiar with all literary braille in common use in this country--English, American, and New York Point; but the various signs and symbols in geometry and algebra in the three systems are very different, and I had used only the English braille in my algebra.
Hitherto the letters have been given in full; from this point on passages are omitted and the omissions are indicated.
It is true that I am perfectly familiar with all literary braille--English, American, and New York Point; but the method of writing the various signs used in Geometry and Algebra in the three systems is very different, and two days before the examinations I knew only the English method.
I desire to speak impartially on this point, and as one not interested in the success or failure of the present economical and social arrangements.
In order to see how nearly I could guess, with this experience, at the deepest point in a pond, by observing the outlines of a surface and the character of its shores alone, I made a plan of White Pond, which contains about forty-one acres, and, like this, has no island in it, nor any visible inlet or outlet; and as the line of greatest breadth fell very near the line of least breadth, where two opposite capes approached each other and two opposite bays receded, I ventured to mark a point a short distance from the latter line, but still on the line of greatest length, as the deepest.
A thermometer thrust into the middle of Walden on the 6th of March, 1847, stood at 32º, or freezing point; near the shore at 33º; in the middle of Flint's Pond, the same day, at 32º; at a dozen rods from the shore, in shallow water, under ice a foot thick, at 36º.
Why does it not encourage its citizens to be on the alert to point out its faults, and do better than it would have them?
Excuse me, Vicomte--I must tell it in Russian or the point will be lost....
Prince Bagration, having reached the highest point of our right flank, began riding downhill to where the roll of musketry was heard but where on account of the smoke nothing could be seen.
"The step must be taken but I cannot, I cannot!" thought Pierre, and he again began speaking about indifferent matters, about Sergey Kuzmich, asking what the point of the story was as he had not heard it properly.
The old prince knew that if he told his daughter she was making a mistake and that Anatole meant to flirt with Mademoiselle Bourienne, Princess Mary's self-esteem would be wounded and his point (not to be parted from her) would be gained, so pacifying himself with this thought, he called Tikhon and began to undress.