He thinks you are better than us.
He has lived more than eighty years.
Alex had been hiding more than a father.
Less than a week later she passed another milestone.
No one could have been more private than Josh.
"That's all right," returned the man's voice, more pleasantly than before.
It was in the month of May, more than a hundred years ago.
I think that we may safely trust a good deal more than we do.
It was no fun to be pulled over the sharp stones in that way; but it was better than to be bitten by the wolf.
We don't need our computers to be infinitely fast, just a whole lot faster than they are today.
The school was more than a mile from their home, and the children trotted along as fast as their short legs could carry them.
But I am making a simple statement that life is better now than it has ever been.
It was light enough to see a long way in the deserted street and it seemed more like morning or evening than night.
It was high, much higher than he could reach.
Alex seemed to be more comfortable around Morino than he was around his father's family.
Whether you are rich or poor, live in the developed world or the developing world, life today is better and easier than it was a century ago by virtually any measure.
But there was no shepherd in Scotland that could have done better than Sirrah did that night.
It crossed her mind that Alex might be more than uncomfortable in these surroundings.
If two should come out of the sky you might with justice say I was wrong; but unless more than this one appears I will hold that I was right.
Within less than two minutes, Billy saw Mary Green whispering, and she had to take his place.
Analysts declared each successive generation might be "the first to have a lower standard of living than their parents."
This approach is even more flawed than the first.
But it is an electronic library bigger and better than any other library that has ever existed or even been contemplated by humans.
It seemed to me that there could be nothing more beautiful than the sun, whose warmth makes all things grow.
Even when I studied most earnestly it seemed more like play than work.
I never had patience to arrange more than five or six groups at a time.
With respect to luxuries and comforts, the wisest have ever lived a more simple and meagre life than the poor.
The ancient philosophers, Chinese, Hindoo, Persian, and Greek, were a class than which none has been poorer in outward riches, none so rich in inward.
How can a man be a philosopher and not maintain his vital heat by better methods than other men?
More than likely the correction was to prevent her from being embarrassed.
Carmen glanced around the table, but everyone seemed to be more amused than disturbed... everyone but Señor Medena.
He felt that his words, apart from what meaning they conveyed, were less audible than the sound of his opponent's voice.
Pierre, however, felt excited, and the general desire to show that they were ready to go to all lengths--which found expression in the tones and looks more than in the substance of the speeches--infected him too.
The whole consultation passed more than quietly.
Bennigsen, the Tsarevich, and a swarm of adjutants general remained with the army to keep the commander-in-chief under observation and arouse his energy, and Barclay, feeling less free than ever under the observation of all these "eyes of the Emperor," became still more cautious of undertaking any decisive action and avoided giving battle.
Despite his seniority in rank Bagration, in this contest of magnanimity, took his orders from Barclay, but, having submitted, agreed with him less than ever.
And truly though the enemy was twice stronger than we, we were unshakable.
It was unsatisfactory everywhere, but the corner behind the piano in the sitting room was better than other places: he had never slept there yet.
All the interests of his life for more than thirty years had been bounded by the will of the prince, and he never went beyond that limit.
Alpatych entered the innyard at a quicker pace than usual and went straight to the shed where his horses and trap were.
Heat and drought had continued for more than three weeks.
But on the road, the highroad along which the troops marched, there was no such freshness even at night or when the road passed through the forest; the dew was imperceptible on the sandy dust churned up more than six inches deep.