Maybe there was another reason he decided to reclaim his money.
A poor person with a six-year-old car today has more wealth than a poor person with a six-year-old car did back in 1911, for the simple reason that cars are so much better now.
"That is quite a history," said Ozma; "but there is a little more history about the Land of Oz that you do not seem to understand--perhaps for the reason that no one ever told it you.
The reason they are comparatively few is that all her life she has been trying to be "like other people," and so she too often describes things not as they appear to her, but as they appear to one with eyes and ears.
Whatever the reason, she felt compelled to answer flippantly.
Claudette has no reason to be concerned about Mrs. Cade's furniture.
There was no reason Alex shouldn't tell his father.
She had given him every reason to believe she was interested in him, so it wasn't too surprising.
What reason did he have to stay with the freighters now?
Bordeaux said nothing was going on and he had never given her reason to think he was anything but truthful.
The oracle at Delphi has ordered that it shall be given to the wisest of wise men, and for that reason we have brought it to you.
She was jealous of Dulce, but she had no reason to be.
No, Bordeaux had only one reason for wanting to marry Cassie - the ranch.
Yes, but for what reason... for my personal enjoyment?
There is no reason any of them have to be.
Stands to reason, doesn't it?
We cannot understand it nor the reason of it.
What other reason would there be for telling his daughter not to discuss his occupation?
Reason said if she left now, there would never be a solid relationship.
The answer surprised her, but for some reason she was sure he wouldn't hit her.
There's no reason to feel embarrassed about a normal body function.
It was for this reason that I left my fellows in the abbey kitchen and came here to be alone.
I decided that there was no reason, except my deplorable ignorance of the great facts that underlie our physical existence.
It requires so much closer attention to the habits of the birds, that, if for that reason only, I have been willing to omit the gun.
Good-bye, my dear fellow! and for some unknown reason tears suddenly filled his eyes.
Whatever the reason, the kiss had awakened her as effectively as the prince did sleeping beauty.
There's no reason to get all worked up.
Do you have some reason you want to put it off for a while?
For some reason, everyone looked toward me.
I was, for a reason known to God alone, much more calm than the situation dictated.
They have good reason to be incredulous.
The chief reason Princess Mary did not realize the full significance of this war was that the old prince never spoke of it, did not recognize it, and laughed at Dessalles when he mentioned it at dinner.
Princess Mary saw Dessalles' embarrassed and astonished look fixed on her father, noticed his silence, and was struck by the fact that her father had forgotten his son's letter on the drawing-room table; but she was not only afraid to speak of it and ask Dessalles the reason of his confusion and silence, but was afraid even to think about it.
It was a portrait, painted in bright colors by Gerard, of the son borne to Napoleon by the daughter of the Emperor of Austria, the boy whom for some reason everyone called "The King of Rome."
They all gazed with the same dissatisfied and inquiring expression at this stout man in a white hat, who for some unknown reason threatened to trample them under his horse's hoofs.
"Well, yes," said she, "it may be that he has other sentiments for me than those of a father, but that is not a reason for me to shut my door on him.
They laughed and were gay not because there was any reason to laugh, but because gaiety and mirth were in their hearts and so everything that happened was a cause for gaiety and laughter to them.
Pity these wounded men as one might, it was evident that if they were given one cart there would be no reason to refuse another, or all the carts and one's own carriages as well.
What reason was there for assuming any probability of an uprising in the city?
Not only did his reason not reproach him for what he had done, but he even found cause for self-satisfaction in having so successfully contrived to avail himself of a convenient opportunity to punish a criminal and at the same time pacify the mob.
Pierre had first experienced this strange and fascinating feeling at the Sloboda Palace, when he had suddenly felt that wealth, power, and life--all that men so painstakingly acquire and guard--if it has any worth has so only by reason of the joy with which it can all be renounced.
Pierre replied that he could not tell him his name and, blushing, began to try to invent a name and to say something about his reason for concealing it, but the Frenchman hastily interrupted him.