I can neither punish him if he does wrong nor reward him if he does right.
I was wrong and I admit it.
Right or wrong, the decision had been made.
But right or wrong, she isn't his daughter.
Sometimes I make a mistake and do the wrong thing.
Don't get me wrong: I love technology.
He felt that everything was now at an end, all was in confusion and crumbling to pieces, that nobody was right or wrong, the future held nothing, and there was no escape from this position.
I pretend like I know what's right and wrong, but I don't.
Then she said: Wrong girl did eat letter.
Maybe something was wrong all along.
I'd use the wrong towel or leave a dish out, and then you'd be threatening to kill me again.
Archduke Franz Ferdinand's driver, Leopold Loyka, made a wrong turn.
Some people just put more effort into distinguishing right from wrong than others.
What's wrong with that?
An inner voice tells us we are in the wrong if we are idle.
So the histories say, and it is all quite wrong, as anyone who cares to look into the matter can easily convince himself.
Molly was impressed, Howie was confused and Julie petrified she'd use the wrong utensils.
There was right and wrong, good and evil, and every human but the woman before him had fallen for some temptation of the dark side.
The horse first, regardless of whether it was right or wrong to show fear, snorted, reared almost throwing the major, and galloped aside.
Fell in with the wrong crowd.
Does thee suppose that it is very wrong for Benjamin to do such a thing?
What's wrong with it?
She does not think of one wrong act as harmless, of another as of no consequence, and of another as not intended.
And Pierre decided that the steward's proposals which had so pleased him were wrong and that he must go to Petersburg and settle his wife's affairs and must rebuild in Moscow.
Could she have been wrong about it all?
"But what if they're wrong?" his mother asked.
If God thought it was wrong, nothing we could have done would have been successful.
Then he turned away and rubbed the back of his neck in that way he did when he knew he was wrong but wasn't sure why.
Aside from his solemn expression, there was nothing in the way he acted with the children that might indicate anything was wrong between them.
There's nothing wrong with dreaming, Carmen.
It was wrong, but somehow noble.
I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?
She wondered what was wrong with Jonny, if she'd get to him in time to heal him from whatever drugs Talon gave him.
We seem to be the emergency points of contact for anything that goes wrong anywhere in the western hemisphere.
"It's all wrong," said Zeb, gravely.
"I can't see that it's wrong," remarked Jim, in his gruff tones.
If I am ultimately proven wrong and the world rejects GM foods, we will still end hunger.
It's queer how ready people always are with advice in any real or imaginary emergency, and no matter how many times experience has shown them to be wrong, they continue to set forth their opinions, as if they had received them from the Almighty!
Helen did slap very wrong girl.
They are not very wrong to eat too many grapes because they do not know much.
Surely Dr. Howe is wrong when he says, "A teacher cannot be a child."
No one shall be allowed to think it was anything wrong; and some day she will write a great, beautiful story or poem that will make many people happy.
And when they run over a man that is walking in his sleep, a supernumerary sleeper in the wrong position, and wake him up, they suddenly stop the cars, and make a hue and cry about it, as if this were an exception.
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the justice that may consist with wrong-doing.
"You always manage to do things at the wrong time," continued Vera.
I know that out of a million cases only one goes wrong, but it is her fancy and mine.
You're wrong to think that of me...
There is something nasty, something wrong, in the feeling she excites in me.
The Moscovites felt that something was wrong and that to discuss the bad news was difficult, and so it was best to be silent.
"Why is it wrong?" urged Prince Andrew.
"What does harm to another is wrong," said Pierre, feeling with pleasure that for the first time since his arrival Prince Andrew was roused, had begun to talk, and wanted to express what had brought him to his present state.
As if you could come at a wrong time! said Boris, and he led him into the room where the supper table was laid and introduced him to his guests, explaining that he was not a civilian, but an hussar officer, and an old friend of his.
I told my wife that I begged her to forget the past, to forgive me whatever wrong I may have done her, and that I had nothing to forgive.
And looking at those drawings I dreamed I felt that I was doing wrong, but could not tear myself away from them.
From the pretense of illness, from his daughter's distress, and by the embarrassed faces of Sonya and Marya Dmitrievna, the count saw clearly that something had gone wrong during his absence, but it was so terrible for him to think that anything disgraceful had happened to his beloved daughter, and he so prized his own cheerful tranquillity, that he avoided inquiries and tried to assure himself that nothing particularly had happened; and he was only dissatisfied that her indisposition delayed their return to the country.
I'm only tormented by the wrong I have done him.
Equally right or wrong is he who says that Napoleon went to Moscow because he wanted to, and perished because Alexander desired his destruction, and he who says that an undermined hill weighing a million tons fell because the last navvy struck it for the last time with his mattock.
He said a few words to Prince Andrew and Chernyshev about the present war, with the air of a man who knows beforehand that all will go wrong, and who is not displeased that it should be so.
"Count, is it wrong of me to sing?" she said blushing, and fixing her eyes inquiringly on him.
But he also knew (or rather felt at the bottom of his heart) that by resigning himself now to the force of circumstances and to those who were guiding him, he was not only doing nothing wrong, but was doing something very important--more important than anything he had ever done in his life.
In another moment Davout would have realized that he was doing wrong, but just then the adjutant had come in and interrupted him.
Adjutants and generals galloped about, shouted, grew angry, quarreled, said they had come quite wrong and were late, gave vent to a little abuse, and at last gave it all up and went forward, simply to get somewhere.
"That's how everything is done with us, all topsy-turvy!" said the Russian officers and generals after the Tarutino battle, letting it be understood that some fool there is doing things all wrong but that we ourselves should not have done so, just as people speak today.
For the "great" man nothing is wrong, there is no atrocity for which a "great" man can be blamed.
And it occurs to no one that to admit a greatness not commensurable with the standard of right and wrong is merely to admit one's own nothingness and immeasurable meanness.
Natasha was so used to this kind of talk with her husband that for her it was the surest sign of something being wrong between them if Pierre followed a line of logical reasoning.
What part have I got wrong, Carmen?
Maybe they were both a little wrong... and a little right.
What's wrong with it?
Was something wrong there?
Some people get to the top of the ladder, only to find that it's leaning against the wrong wall?
He was wrong for using a bottle to settle his problems, and wrong for being unfaithful to his wife.
She was wrong - as usual.
I guess I was wrong about both of you.
She was wrong, all right - and she had no idea how wrong she was.
I was wrong and I admit it.
I may be dead wrong, but I for one say, go for it.
The episode proved how easy it was to say the wrong thing at the wrong time.
Perhaps it's time to send him down the wrong trail.
It would be nice to see Uncle Sam's grasping dogs coaxed to bay at the wrong tree as well.
After doubling back and being rewarded with a branch slap on my cheek I realized I wasn't wrong after all; the Pace Arrow was gone!
Don't get me wrong; I'm not condoning what we did but there were others who were much worse; sicko guys who really hurt their victims; sometimes killed them.
After several wrong turns I pulled into the parking lot of the Pacific Crest Inn.
There wasn't something wrong with him; he was wrong!
He sensed something wrong but kept it from the petite woman beside him, who had enough of her own issues to deal with.
At least, it isn't as wrong as some other things.
"I am never wrong," answered the Sorcerer.
"No," answered the owner of the big yellow eyes which were blinking at them so steadily; "you are wrong about that.
"What's wrong?" asked a piglet.
I was wrong to kick the Sawhorse, and I am sorry I became angry at him.
Actually, I could make guesses, but they might well be spectacularly wrong and a guy doesn't want that haunting him ten years from now.
War, poverty, misery, and nearly one hundred million people dead came from what essentially was a single wrong turn.
They might balk at getting on an airline flight flown by a computer and prefer having a pilot on board to take over if he "feels in his gut" that something is wrong (even if that feeling is the airport burrito he had for lunch).
When we consider the costs of all the wrong decisions ever made—a calculation I don't even know how to approach—we will think of it as a diminishing problem receding into the past.
It hobbled, and that made me laugh; but it is wrong to laugh at the poor animals!
After thinking a little while, she added, 'I think Shakespeare made it very terrible so that people would see how fearful it is to do wrong.'
He sawed a channel in the ice toward the shore, and hauled it over and along and out on to the ice with oxen; but, before he had gone far in his work, he was surprised to find that it was wrong end upward, with the stumps of the branches pointing down, and the small end firmly fastened in the sandy bottom.
It is not a man's duty, as a matter of course, to devote himself to the eradication of any, even the most enormous wrong; he may still properly have other concerns to engage him; but it is his duty, at least, to wash his hands of it, and, if he gives it no thought longer, not to give it practically his support.
I was wrong to laugh at Mack, we're getting it still worse, said Nesvitski.
Alex was supposed to be sterile, but they had been wrong about that.
Not because she did anything wrong, though.
There's nothing wrong with having a different opinion.
Had he given himself to the wrong woman?
I'm a mess wondering what's wrong with me.
Don't get me wrong, Ben.
The police blamed street violence though the neighborhood was wrong and girl had no known gang involvement.
It shows me you have some inkling of the importance of this gift you possess and the dire consequences of it falling into the wrong hands.
There's nothing wrong with that girl!
"Ben, what's wrong?" she said, pulling close to me.
What's wrong with me?
Martha exclaimed when I told her Julie had entered the million dollar hunt for Howie and her letter might have fallen into the wrong hands.
"It makes sense but maybe he got the wrong house," I offered.
There's a strong indication they might have been wrong and he was innocent.
You ever meet someone and you knew there was something just wrong about them?
The mother dragon probably knows the road to the earth's surface, and if she went the other way then we have come the wrong way, said the Wizard, thoughtfully.
Don't get me wrong: Privacy issues in the future will be thorny to work through.
"I should think not," said Vera, "because there can never be anything wrong in my behavior.
The princess gave a wrong answer.
He did not think of doubting Freemasonry itself, but suspected that Russian Masonry had taken a wrong path and deviated from its original principles.
"But what did Klyucharev do wrong, Count?" asked Pierre.
Though he heard and saw nothing around him he found his way by instinct and did not go wrong in the side streets that led to the Povarskoy.
"The Emperor returns these Austrian banners," said Bilibin, "friendly banners gone astray and found on a wrong path," and his brow became smooth again.
He was willing to admit he was wrong, but he wasn't going to grovel.
They were wrong, and she intended to prove it.
I'm afraid he got the wrong impression.
He was wrong for running instead of making peace.
Is there anything wrong with you collecting this dividend check for which you did no work at all?
She smiled to herself - and not always because he rubbed her the wrong way.
If she was wrong about him... but how could she be?
That night they slept under the stars - Bordeaux a respectable distance from her, but close enough to assist if anything went wrong in the night.
As bad luck would have it, Mr. Randolph took the wrong road.
All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon, with a slight moral tinge to it, a playing with right and wrong, with moral questions; and betting naturally accompanies it.