I value my life too much.
That was its value to him.
The atomic theory has been of priceless value to chemists, but it has more than once happened in the history of science that a hypothesis, after having been useful in the discovery Present and the co-ordination of knowledge, has been aban- position doned and replaced by one more in harmony with later of the discoveries.
That would increase the value of the house.
As to the serfs the only indication was that three out of their huge retinue disappeared during the night, but nothing was stolen; and as to the value of their possessions, the thirty peasant carts that had come in from their estates and which many people envied proved to be extremely valuable and they were offered enormous sums of money for them.
The debts amounted to double the value of the property.
I know it has sentimental value to you because your dad bought it new.
He had no regard for the sentimental value of the farm where she grew up, nor any confidence that she was capable of running it.
It has no value to anyone but me.
I'm content to give them fair value for their bucks and try my best to see that they enjoy themselves.
To comprehend the real position we are forced to the conviction that the world of facts is the field in which, and that laws are the means by which, those higher standards of moral and aesthetical value are being realized; and such a union can again only become intelligible through the idea of a personal Deity, who in the creation and preservation of a world has voluntarily chosen certain forms and laws, through the natural operation of which the ends of His work are gained.
The first book that gave me any real sense of the value of history was Swinton's "World History," which I received on my thirteenth birthday.
I value your friendship and wish you to have as good an opinion of me.
He understood the value of a gentle caress and a soft spoken word.
Didn't he realize that your happiness had value too?
The first is that we all value things differently, such as in our jelly bean example.
Fetch it on, but don't cook it, as you value your life.
Increasing value stored in intangibles.
She left everything of value she owned at Wynn's.
In a series of repetitions of the experiment, by different observers, the following numbers were obtained for the ratio of the copper in the two chlorides: 1.98, 1.97, 2.03, 2.003, the mean value being 1.996.
To the last he believed that the attacking force would at least have spared his house, which contained official records of priceless value, but he was doomed to see his faith falsified.
But I value life as well, Xander.
That means that as you get more of them, you value each new one less.
Not only was the paper money valueless which Napoleon so graciously distributed to the unfortunate, but even silver lost its value in relation to gold.
They abused the police and bribed them, made out estimates at ten times their value for government stores that had perished in the fire, and demanded relief.
I define wisdom as deriving a course of action from applying a value system to a situation.
I shall prize the little book always, not only for its own value; but because of its associations with you.
Nothing of any possible value to them, ikir.
I been meaning to check out their value on the computer.
He could not understand the value or significance of any word or deed taken separately.
This equation does not give us the value of the unknown factor but gives us a ratio between two unknowns.
The doctor who attended Pierre and visited him every day, though he considered it his duty as a doctor to pose as a man whose every moment was of value to suffering humanity, would sit for hours with Pierre telling him his favorite anecdotes and his observations on the characters of his patients in general, and especially of the ladies.
- as percentages of the mean value for the day.
And remember, it can be obtained both by a plummeting cost and an increasing value of the thing to you.
Although slavery still exists and the low price of slaves speaks to the low value of a human life, the legal institution of slavery is gone.
And he will find he is capable of adding far more value than as a set of eyes watching a screen.
But after two hours with Cynthia Byrne, he had to fight the inclination to take all of her comments at face value, thereby kissing off any degree of objectivity.
It is an attempt to capture the essence of the change, not the nominal value of the multiplier.
If you knew all the joy I feel in being able to speak to you to-day, I think you would have some idea of the value of speech to the deaf, and you would understand why I want every little deaf child in all this great world to have an opportunity to learn to speak.
Trading is able to create value for two reasons.
I take things from my attic and my garage and sell them to people who value them more than I do.
When you trade with someone in a free market, you are giving up something you have for something the other person has, which you value more.
If you are in a desert dying of thirst, you value the first glass of water very highly, the second glass a bit less, and the 802nd not at all.
I use playing cards marked in the upper right-hand corner with braille symbols which indicate the value of the card.
Both of these sections offer tremendous value to the shopper.
"Is it possible that Amelie" (Mademoiselle Bourienne) "thinks I could be jealous of her, and not value her pure affection and devotion to me?"
The human named Deidre had to have it with her, a trinket or piece of jewelry with sentimental value that she never took off.
In the first place, with a given size of particles, the direction of complete polarization indicated by (23) is a function of the colour of the light, the value of 0 being 3 or 4 times as large for the violet as for the red end of the spectrum.
The large difference between the means obtained at Potsdam and Kremsmtinster, as compared to the comparative similarity between the results for Kew and Karasjok, suggests that the mean value of the potential gradient may be much more dependent on local conditions than on difference of latitude.
It will be noticed that the difference between the greatest and least hourly values is, in all but three winter months, actually larger than the mean value of the potential gradient for the day; it bears to the range of the regular diurnal inequality a ratio varying from 2.0 in May to 3.6 in November.
Again, Kew is surrounded by a large park, not devoid of trees, and hardly the place where Exner's theory would suggest a large value for C2, and yet the summer value of c 2 at Kew is the largest in Table V.
If you take low-worth items or raw materials and apply labor to them to make something that has value, you have created wealth.
It is capped at the value your labor adds to the goods or services you create.
They can't even put a value on it; they wouldn't sell it for a million dollars.
However much value the labor can add to the thing is the amount of wage the person can earn.
Civilization and the division of labor have gotten ever better at creating and adding value, thereby making things we love.
She said she did not consider a degree of any real value, but thought it was much more desirable to do something original than to waste one's energies only for a degree.
One may almost doubt if the wisest man has learned anything of absolute value by living.
The value of a man is not in his skin, that we should touch him.
They are too pure to have a market value; they contain no muck.
That's why I so value your friendship.
He always seemed to me to have an excellent heart, and that is the quality I value most in people.
Life without Princess Mary, little as he seemed to value her, was unthinkable to him.
And believe me, if I still value my life it is only because I still hope to meet such a divine creature, who will regenerate, purify, and elevate me.
And it was even pleasant to be able to show, by disregarding the orders, that she did not believe in medical treatment and did not value her life.
Maybe it was time they started paying more attention to the aesthetic value of things.
And, if to satisfy these we were forced to maintain the existence of a world of moral standards, it was, thirdly, necessary to form some opinion as to the relation of these moral standards of value to the forms and facts of phenomenal existence.
The Venetian ambassador Gradenigo estimated the paying number of offices on Leo's death at 2150, with a capital value of nearly 3,000,000 ducats and a yearly income of 328,000 ducats.
In 1905 the total value of the factory products was $9 02, 75 8, 6 9.4% more than in 1900.
So again, in the case of the Paris curves, the absolute value of the diurnal range in summer was much greater for the Eiffel Tower than for the Bureau Central, but the mean voltage was 2150 at the former station and only 134 at the latter.
Linke's mean value for dV/dh at the ground was 125.
Why would your employer pay you more than the value you are able to add?
Because we value them, we are reluctant to give them up without a really good reason.
It used to be that if you conquered another nation, your soldiers became looters and the military got to haul off everything of value in the country.
Is the value of the city just the value of the buildings, cars, furniture, and other physical items in the city?
On the other hand, the peculiar value to her of language, which ordinary people take for granted as a necessary part of them like their right hand, made her think about language and love it.
But as it was, I considered that I enhanced the value of the land by squatting on it.
I do not value chiefly a man's uprightness and benevolence, which are, as it were, his stem and leaves.
We meet at very short intervals, not having had time to acquire any new value for each other.
And, by the way, who estimates the value of the crop which nature yields in the still wilder fields unimproved by man?
What though I value the seed of these beans, and harvest that in the fall of the year?
All the same, I love and value nothing but triumph over them all, I value this mystic power and glory that is floating here above me in this mist!
Not one of the plans Nicholas tried succeeded; the estate was sold by auction for half its value, and half the debts still remained unpaid.
The realtor's estimate of the value of the property pleased her.
The atomic weight of the element has been determined by analysis.
It is even somewhat precipitate to assume that a mean value deduced from a single year is fairly representative of average conditions.
In this table, unlike Table IV., amplitudes are all expressed as decimals of the mean value of the potential gradient for the corresponding season.
Finally, when I use the word "wisdom," I am talking about applying a value system to knowledge to suggest a course of action.
Its greatest value cannot be hauled off.
We value our humanity, and insofar as life in the future seems different from our life today, it somehow seems less human.
One value even of the smallest well is, that when you look into it you see that earth is not continent but insular.
It can spend money enough on such things as farmers and traders value, but it is thought Utopian to propose spending money for things which more intelligent men know to be of far more worth.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
Nicholas accepted thirty thousand rubles offered him by his brother-in- law Bezukhov to pay off debts he regarded as genuinely due for value received.
But I understand that you value what opens up a fresh line, said she, repeating words Pierre had once uttered.
It means I can trade you a good or service for an intermediate store of value known as money, and then trade that money to the person who actually has the goods I want.
But she knows better than any one else what value speech has had for her.
It took him most of his life to do this, and the value was engraved on his tombstone.
By taking a block of marble and carving a statue, or taking a handful of seed and growing a cornfield, you have combined your labor and know-how with something of little value and have created something of more value.
The first line gives the mean value of the potential gradient, the second the mean excess of the largest over the smallest hourly value on individual days.
He is raising the value of citizenship, not cheapening it.
No one should decide what someone else should value or spend his money on.
In all cases the mean value for the 24 hours is taken as 100.