"For her sake, I hope so," Brady said.
I need your help for the sake of humanity.
For heaven's sake don't ask me anything now!
"It wasn't for my sake," she assured him.
For the sake of his soul, if nothing else?
The mind is not for the sake of knowledge, but knowledge for the sake of the mind.
Again tried to make his peace with the court in January 1792, but he was so insulted that he was not encouraged to sacrifice himself for the sake of the king and queen, who persisted in remembering all old enmities in their time of trouble.
Her children he adopted as his own; and it was chiefly for her sake that he desired the peerage which was twice held out to him.
"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.
For her sake, Katie tried not to look as pissed as she felt and trotted down the stairs to meet her sister.
For her sake, he had to find a way to live with Katie, or their differences would turn into a family feud.
Oh, for heaven's sake, Carmen, they're goats, not race horses.
Just for the sake of conversation, what kind of man would appeal to you?
Oh, for heaven's sake, Katie.
We have already mentioned the final conception in which Lotze's speculation culminates, that of a personal Deity, Himself the essence of all that merits existence for its own sake, who in the creation and government of a world has voluntarily chosen certain laws and forms through which His ends are to be realized.
In her son's lifetime she had, for his sake, condoned the mesalliance, but it was impossible for the stately chatelaine and her low-born daughterin-law to live in peace under the same roof.
3) we know that the Prytaneum was the official residence of the Archons, but, when the new Agora was constructed (by Peisistratus ?), they took their meals in the Thesmotheteum for the sake of convenience.
Of these the Dora (called for distinctions sake Dora Riparia), which unites with the greater river just below Turin, has its source in the Mont GenÃ¨vre, and flows past Susa at the foot of the Mont Cenis.
For goodness sake, what sort of a being are you?
I HAVE TRIED FROM THE BEGINNING TO TALK NATURALLY TO HELEN AND TO TEACH HER TO TELL ME ONLY THINGS THAT INTEREST HER AND ASK QUESTIONS ONLY FOR THE SAKE OF FINDING OUT WHAT SHE WANTS TO KNOW.
I had the previous winter made a small quantity of lime by burning the shells of the Unio fluviatilis, which our river affords, for the sake of the experiment; so that I knew where my materials came from.
Even to Natasha herself it was pleasant to see that so many sacrifices were being made for her sake, and to know that she had to take medicine at certain hours, though she declared that no medicine would cure her and that it was all nonsense.
Tell me, for God's sake, what will Russia, our mother Russia, say to our being so frightened, and why are we abandoning our good and gallant Fatherland to such rabble and implanting feelings of hatred and shame in all our subjects?
Please... for God's sake...! said he.
For my sake, come in.
Robert Baillie, the patriot who was executed for conscience' sake (1684), belonged to Jerviswood, an estate on the Mouse.
The other three methods he devised for the sake of those who would prefer to work with natural numbers; and he mentions that the promptuary was his latest invention.
During the summer it is a place of considerable resort for the sake of its waters - saline, chalybeate and sulphur - and it possesses the usual accessories of pump-rooms, baths and a recreation ground.
Of Spain (1527-1598) for the sake of its harbour.
Podebrad treated Matthias hospitably and affianced him with his daughter Catherine, but still detained him, for safety's sake, in Prague, even after a Magyar deputation had hastened thither to offer the youth the crown.
We must conceive nature as overruled by God not so much Later for the sake of man's happiness as for the sake of his form; moral development.
It is much visited for the sake of its mild climate, the grand cliffs, moors and hills of the neighbourhood, and the beach, admirably suited for bathing.
Such are the Philippovsti, founded by one Philip (who burned himself alive for Christ's sake in 1 743), who have exalted self-immolation into a principle; the Stranniki (pilgrims) and Byeguni (runners), who interpret Matt.
I had made my homeward journey, talking constantly to Miss Sullivan, not for the sake of talking, but determined to improve to the last minute.
I SEE NO SENSE IN "FAKING" CONVERSATION FOR THE SAKE OF TEACHING LANGUAGE.
Children come a-berrying, railroad men taking a Sunday morning walk in clean shirts, fishermen and hunters, poets and philosophers; in short, all honest pilgrims, who came out to the woods for freedom's sake, and really left the village behind, I was ready to greet with--"Welcome, Englishmen! welcome, Englishmen!" for I had had communication with that race.
We love eloquence for its own sake, and not for any truth which it may utter, or any heroism it may inspire.
"Ah yes, my dear," said the count, addressing the visitor and pointing to Nicholas, "his friend Boris has become an officer, and so for friendship's sake he is leaving the university and me, his old father, and entering the military service, my dear.
Pierre smiled in his good-natured way as if afraid for his companion's sake that the latter might say something he would afterwards regret.
"And this is gratitude--this is recognition for those who have sacrificed everything for his sake!" she cried.
For Christ's sake let me alone! cried the wounded man, but still he was lifted and laid on the stretcher.
"Please, your excellency, for God's sake!" he kept saying, glancing for support at an officer of the suite who turned away from him.
And though Prince Vasili, when he stayed in (as he said) for Pierre's sake, hardly exchanged a couple of words with him, Pierre felt unable to disappoint him.
But for God's sake, be careful, you know how it may affect your mamma.
It is those people I pity, and for their sake I should like to liberate the serfs.
But if I forgive her for the sake of doing right, then let union with her have only a spiritual aim.
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.
Everyone in the house realized for whose sake Prince Andrew came, and without concealing it he tried to be with Natasha all day.
"One word, just one, for God's sake!" cried Anatole.
"Marya Dmitrievna, for God's sake let me in to her!" she pleaded, but Marya Dmitrievna unlocked the door and went in without giving her an answer....
After all, you must understand that besides your pleasure there is such a thing as other people's happiness and peace, and that you are ruining a whole life for the sake of amusing yourself!
The household was divided into two alien and hostile camps, who changed their habits for his sake and only met because he was there.
During his stay at Bald Hills all the family dined together, but they were ill at ease and Prince Andrew felt that he was a visitor for whose sake an exception was being made and that his presence made them all feel awkward.
"Do, please, for heaven's sake, relieve me of something!" said the courier.
For Christ's sake think of us! cried his wife, referring to the rumors of war and the enemy.
Only, for God's sake, Princess dear, have them sent away and don't go out to them.
Forgive us for Christ's sake, eh? said the peasants, smiling joyfully at him.
"Yes, alone, for the sake of all, I must do it or perish!" he thought.
"People speak of misfortunes and sufferings," remarked Pierre, "but if at this moment I were asked: 'Would you rather be what you were before you were taken prisoner, or go through all this again?' then for heaven's sake let me again have captivity and horseflesh!
I am happy for your sake, said Princess Mary, who because of those tears quite forgave Natasha's joy.
For that sake, neither was he.
He'd almost died many times, and in many cases, for the sake of his brothers.
For your sake, not if I can help it.
She quickly added, Not for Claire's sake certainly, but for Annie Quincy.
For God's sake, Vinnie.
We don't know, but for the sake of discussion, let's say it's the night the money turned up missing.
"And, for God's sake, be careful Fred!" he said.
For their sake, Xander subdued the lethal instinct that made him want to snatch Jessi, haul her away somewhere quiet and do whatever it took to pull the truth from her.
For her sake, Xander struggled to remain calm.
It is hunted chiefly for the sake of the ivory of its immense tusks, of which it yields the principal source of supply to the European market, and the desire to obtain which is rapidly leading to the extermination of the species.
A wife who for her lover's sake procured her husband's death was gibbeted.
These tongues are magnetized by the inducing action of a strong horse-shoe permanent magnet, S N, which is made in a curved shape for the sake of compactness.
For the sake of clearness, we have anticipated the course of events by nearly a century.
Paley includes that too; virtue is " doing good to mankind," in obedience to God, for the sake of heaven.
He went to Egypt and Syria, and for the sake of visiting the holy cities became a Mahommedan.
The woman answered, "All travelers are welcome for the sake of one; and you are welcome"
In its most basic form (which I'll discuss here for simplification's sake), it is a guarantee of a minimum income above the poverty line for every citizen.
Dolokhov, who did not usually care for the society of ladies, began to come often to the house, and the question for whose sake he came (though no one spoke of it) was soon settled.
I am glad for your sake and I've known him since he was so high.
For God's sake send me somewhere else if only in command of a regiment.
Count, be so good as to allow me... for God's sake, to get into some corner of one of your carts!
It is for your sake I mention it, Monsieur Kiril.
"Princess, for God's sake!" he exclaimed, trying to stop her.
For her sake, she hoped he would.
For her sake, he made an effort to behave, but he truly loved the openings she gave him.
"Love," Claire said, "for old time's sake, please."
"But not for my sake," she murmured.
On St Wolstan's Day, the, 9th of January 44 8 - 1 449, Waynflete was enthroned in Winchester cathedral in the presence of the king; and, probably partly for his sake, parliament was held there in June and July 1449, when the king frequently attended the college chapel, Waynflete officiating (Win.
It was the chief town of the Samnites, who took refuge here after their defeat by the Romans in 314 B.C. It appears not to have fallen into the hands of the latter until Pyrrhus's absence in Sicily, but served them as a base of operations in the last campaign against him in 275 B.C. A Latin colony was planted there in 268 B.C., and it was then that the name was changed for the sake of the omen, and probably then that the Via Appia was extended from Capua to Beneventum.
In all the upland valleys of the Abruzzi snow begins to fall early in November, and heavy storms occur often as late as May; whole communities are shut out for months from any intercourse with their neighbours, and some villages are so long buried in snow that regular passages are made between the different houses for the sake of communication among the inhabitants.
After refusing it for manners' sake, he drank it and wiped his mouth with a red silk handkerchief he took out of his cap.
But for heaven's sake listen to me!
I volunteered to mind the store, so to speak, at least for appearance's sake though there was little to do.
For Carmen's sake, he hoped Lori would forget about the baby.
Oh for heaven's sake, Dad.
For a long time he had pondered over the confusion in which Spain was, which he attributed to the intimate relations allowed between Christians and infidels for the sake of commerce.
So they were all willing to give in for the sake of peace.
I resolved to remain calm for her sake and talked of nothing but positive certainty of our escape.
"I expect you have guessed that Prince Vasili has not come and brought his pupil with him" (for some reason Prince Bolkonski referred to Anatole as a "pupil") "for the sake of my beautiful eyes.