Lose-sight-of sentence example
Many of the large firms lose sight of these basic principles.
It was dim inside the stronghold, and the first torch they crossed that burned with black flames mesmerized her long enough for her to lose sight of Darkyn around a corner.
Despite the danger outside the walls, tension released her shoulders when she'd gone far enough to lose sight of the city's walls.
He did not, however, lose sight of his`true goal; he collected a large library, and, after the conclusion of the Seven Years' War, in 1763, he resumed more enthusiastically than ever the studies which had been partially interrupted.
She looked around, astounded by the beauty of the orchard, then realized she'd lose sight of Dustin once he crested the hill in the center of the orchard.Advertisement
While you were masterminding this manipulative plot, did you lose sight of your promise to protect me - or was that something else you planned on ditching?
Similar principles apply in infinite detail to the treatment of wind instruments, and we must never lose sight of them in speculating as to the reasons why the genius of Beethoven was able to carry instrumentation into worlds of which Haydn and Mozart never dreamt, or why, having gone so far, it left anything unexplored.
In common with other sciences, economics makes use of " abstractions"; but if for some problems we employ symbolic processes of reasoning, we must keep clearly in view the limits of their significance, and neither endow the symbols with attributes they can never possess, nor lose sight of the realities behind them.
But before accepting this conclusion as final, one must not lose sight of the fact that the so-called chiaroscuro engraving was at the height of its use in Italy at the same time that embassies from thc Christians in Japan visited Rome, and that it is thus possiblc that the suggestion at least may have been derived from Europe.
From this point of his career, when he had reached the age of forty, we lose sight of him almost wholly.Advertisement
The few and peaceful traders who explored those northern waters were careful never to lose sight of the Saxon, Frisian and Frankish shores during their passage.
In the Viginia House of Delegates, as in the Continental Congress, he opposed the further issue of paper money; and he tried to induce the legislature to repeal the law confiscating British debts, but he did not lose sight of the interests of the Confederacy.
Hence the Nestorians, who insisted upon the duality of the natures to such a degree as to lose sight of the unity of the person, and who rejected the term Theotokos, repudiated the decrees both of Ephesus and of Chalcedon, and upon the promulgation of the decrees of Chalcedon formally separated from the church.
They therefore ordered Herbert not to lose sight of the enemy, but rather to fight if he could secure an advantage of position.
But to push the equation of St Paul with Simon Magus further than we are forced to by the facts of the case is to lose sight of the real character of the Clementines as the counterblast of Jewish to Samaritan Gnosticism and to obscure the greatness of Simon of Gitta, who was really the father of all heresy, a character which has been erroneously attributed to Simon Magus.Advertisement
Now, though a pure specialist may be an abstraction of the mind, the tendency of specialists in any department naturally is to lose sight of the whole in attention to the particular categories or modes of nature's working which happen to be exemplified, and fruitfully applied, in their own sphere of investigation; and in proportion as this is the case it becomes necessary for their theories to be co-ordinated with the results of other inquirers, and set, as it were, in the light of the whole.
We must not lose sight of the fact, however, that there are not enough bone marrow donors, full stop.
It is impossible, I think, to read in one day four or five different books in different languages and treating of widely different subjects, and not lose sight of the very ends for which one reads.
While it makes sense to keep the monetary costs as low as possible, don't lose sight of the other costs associated with divorce.
Never lose sight of the goal that the child's welfare is the focal point of the co-parenting arrangement.Advertisement
When considering ideas for family night activities, don't lose sight of the fact that what really matters is having an opportunity to enjoy spending time with the people who mean the most to you.
Children could lose sight of the real world and come out of the game still in "game mode."
Remember to exercise caution when exploring your opportunities; don't lose sight of the fact that any offers or opportunities that seem too good to be true might not be legitimate.
Although buying celebrity clothing for maternity wear is a fun way to express your style during pregnancy, don't lose sight of how practical the clothing really is.
Yet, if you're child is very young, he may not be able to remember what you are wearing, and he may lose sight of you as he toddles along the shore.Advertisement
When running around on the beach, it can be easy to lose sight of just how tiny your swimsuit is.
It's easy to fall in love with a particular style and lose sight of how it might look on your own figure.
If you don't check your handbag at the door, it's important to choose something that you won't easily lose sight of - so even if you do opt for a clutch, be sure it's not too discreet!
The business owner can lose sight of the reasons he founded the business in the first place.
If you've never experienced a serious injury, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that cheerleading can result in head, neck and back injuries that can change a life forever.Advertisement
So many people get caught up in the buying frenzy of wedding planning, that they lose sight of the thing that really matters.