He said I could spend his money with a clear conscience.
It's about time you spent some money on yourself.
All the girls have the opportunity of going to college while the money is still there.
All my money is honest.
I was thinking about buying a new vehicle and wondered if we had the money, so I looked at his financial information on the computer.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
You'll dig up your pot of money and take it away with you....
It was the first money that he had ever had.
So where did the money come from?
I have some money put aside.
The problem is that the poor don't have enough money to afford the food.
Its end led directly to the Cold War, which consumed inconceivable amounts of money and almost pushed the world to the brink of nuclear devastation.
But then, there was the package, and the money he wanted back.
His father and mother were Quakers, and they did not think it was right to spend money for such things.
When am I to receive the money, Count?
So, was it the money that attracted her?
Maybe it was anger that prompted him to make the remark about her spending his money, but he never apologized about it specifically.
Pierre wished to say that he was ready to sacrifice his money, his serfs, or himself, only one ought to know the state of affairs in order to be able to improve it, but he was unable to speak.
The sailors divided his money among themselves; and the ship sailed on.
"Yes, here is your money," answered the young gentleman; "and send it to my house at once."
I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?
He had never heard of a boy with so much money as that.
As people grow wealthier (as the whole world will), they typically spend more money on food, though it is less as a percentage of overall income.
I did give man money in basket.
"Here is your money," he said.
Now only twelve hundred rubles was left of that money, so that this seven of hearts meant for him not only the loss of sixteen hundred rubles, but the necessity of going back on his word.
That is why money was invented.
Alex had provided the money to remodel the home, but insisted that it stay in her name only.
Wise nations then work on making a stable and valuable money supply.
The money would dry, and her clothes could be washed.
Who do you think makes more money: the person who hauls bricks on his back or the person who operates the forklift that moves the bricks?
She wanted him brought to Boston, and when she was told that money would be needed to get him a teacher, she answered, "We will raise it."
"I do not want money," returned the braided man, "for I could not spend it in this deserted place if I had it.
How had their conversation gone from an inquiry about money to a litmus test of their stay in Texas?
I don't have the money to do anything right now.
Instead of earning money, members of the collectives earned work points (which, of course, everyone prefers to money).
Money is not required to buy one necessary of the soul.
To say "tomorrow" and keep up a dignified tone was not difficult, but to go home alone, see his sisters, brother, mother, and father, confess and ask for money he had no right to after giving his word of honor, was terrible.
At the same time that he refused the colonel's demand he made up his mind that he must have recourse to artifice when leaving Orel, to induce the Italian officer to accept some money of which he was evidently in need.
To be fair, his father hadn't made things any better by offering money to Alex and not his sister.
It was probably the first money, other than the air fares, Señor Medena had been able to spend on Alex - and even then he had to do it through Felipa.
This world in arms is not spending money alone.
The money she earned from each of the trips across the desert was devoted entirely to paying off the loan, but the money she earned working at the bank was set aside to purchase supplies until the ranch started paying for itself.
What determines how much money you or Chad or anyone gets paid?
"I have no money with me," said the Wizard, evasively.
Several hundred books, including many fine ones, were sent to me in a short time, as well as money and encouragement.
I thought you had finally accepted that the money belonged to both of you.
He said he wouldn't offer her any money until he had more facts.
In business transactions Alex was frugal with his money, but when it came to his family, he was generous.
They wanted Dad to annul the marriage - even cut off any money for Mom.
"I wonder if Alex reminded me it was his money because he thinks I spend it unwisely," Carmen mused aloud.
Rostov took the money and, mechanically arranging the old and new coins in separate piles, began counting them.
They are going to send me some money for a poor little deaf and dumb and blind child.
So it was natural that to earn extra money, Jason and I would buy cool, old cars we found in junkyards for a few hundred dollars apiece.
Fleming's dining room is stylish and contemporary, so dress up and be prepared to spend some money.
They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever- lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
She had some money tucked away in a cookie jar in the kitchen and she intended to pay him something, whether he liked it or not.
With money, you can buy machinery or hire workers to do your work.
And as it always happens in contests of cunning that a stupid person gets the better of cleverer ones, Helene--having realized that the main object of all these words and all this trouble was, after converting her to Catholicism, to obtain money from her for Jesuit institutions (as to which she received indications)-before parting with her money insisted that the various operations necessary to free her from her husband should be performed.
The genuine as well as the false paper money which flooded Moscow lost its value.
She wasn't contributing money, but she was certainly contributing her share.
When Anna Mikhaylovna returned from Count Bezukhov's the money, all in clean notes, was lying ready under a handkerchief on the countess' little table, and Anna Mikhaylovna noticed that something was agitating her.
I keep telling him that as long as he gives her money, she'll never get out of trouble, but he just says she's the only sister he has and he has the money.
The restaurant's prices are surprisingly affordable and the portions offer great value for the money spent.
How much money did Alex have?
Not because she wanted the money, but because it might become an issue.
The way I heard it, Grandma & Grandpa Barret were rolling in money and Dad wasn't up to their standards... financially.
Connie immediately assured her that the Giddon's wouldn't be shelling out the money if they didn't think she was earning it.
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.
Then there was the money he left to Carmen.
Am I depositing enough money in the account?
You have set aside the money for a college education.
"It doesn't matter how much money he has," Alex interrupted.
He wasn't involved in anything illegal and you have no reason to be concerned about spending any of the money he acquired.
Now, consider the child that lives off the interest payments of all the money her parents saved.
It appears from the above estimate, that my food alone cost me in money about twenty-seven cents a week.
Let those who wish any corn bring money and buy it.
Those things for which the most money is demanded are never the things which the student most wants.
Besides, I've spent enough of his money on it already.
You led me to believe we needed money... and you left me.
When Alex approached Carmen about giving Tessa some money, she said it was up to him, but keep in mind that the issue could have been something like drugs.
In addition to the assistance from the renters, the money finally gave her an income of her own, and the token independence that went with it.
Finally, you are making money hand over fist manufacturing the C2000.
"Yes, and I have some money and a letter to give you," he added.
She did not give him the money, but let herself be kissed.
It is good for me, bad for another traveler, and for himself it's unavoidable, because he needs money for food; the man said an officer had once given him a thrashing for letting a private traveler have the courier horses.
And what does she want the money for?
As if that money could add a hair's breadth to happiness or peace of mind.
A week later, Pierre, having taken leave of his new friends, the Masons, and leaving large sums of money with them for alms, went away to his estates.
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 count spoke timidly, as he always did when talking of money matters.
But as food was too precious to be given to foreigners, who were for the most part enemies, Napoleon preferred to supply them with money with which to purchase food from outside, and had paper rubles distributed to them.
Karataev thanked the Frenchman for the money and went on admiring his own work.
But he fingered the money in his pocket and wondered whether it would seem ridiculous to give some to the drummer boy.
He was as indifferent as heretofore to money matters, but now he felt certain of what ought and what ought not to be done.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.
One is lured by women, another by honors, a third by ambition or money, and they go over to that camp.
It is a good option for those who want to do the rodizio thing without spending a lot of money.
Do not forget to ask your server about their daily specials to save you some money.
Now it truly mattered how much money he had.
Would she ever reach the point that she felt comfortable about spending the money he had earned before they met?
When she called it his money, he always corrected her and said it was theirs.
He didn't tell her about the money because it would lead to questions - both about the money and the fact that he had been hiding it from her.
Sarah and Giddon both seemed content with the arrangement, but she felt guilty about the money she earned... or didn't earn.
Who do you think makes more money: the one person who operates the cotton gin we discussed in the last chapter or one of the fifty people he replaced?
Creditors loan out money worth a lot, only to be repaid in money worth less.
Now, let me pose a different question: In the vastly-more-prosperous future, what will "working hard for our money" even mean?
In other words, the average person will make more money, pay a higher percentage as taxes, but still bring home vastly more than before.
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.
He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.
"That money is Denisov's; you took it..." he whispered just above Telyanin's ear.
Moving the money forward he prepared to deal.
"I have no money with me," he said.
All this misery, and money, and Dolokhov, and anger, and honor--it's all nonsense... but this is real....
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.
The money comes on time and he has fulfilled all his promises.
In the modern age, money is once again represented by bits, but a different kind altogether: Money went from gold to paper and is now digital.
All the papers had been signed and the money provided.
That costs money – and gas...
You shall have money to buy a larger house and to send your boys to school.
The superintendent of police, who had gone that morning by Count Rostopchin's orders to burn the barges and had in connection with that matter acquired a large sum of money which was at that moment in his pocket, on seeing a crowd bearing down upon him told his coachman to stop.
They said that a gentleman farmer, who was behind the scenes, wanted to double his money, which, as I understood, amounted to half a million already; but in order to cover each one of his dollars with another, he took off the only coat, ay, the skin itself, of Walden Pond in the midst of a hard winter.
Even with this technology called money, trade has been difficult.
The ability to instantly and, for a very low cost, reliably transfer money to anyone on the planet is a key ingredient in increasing the amount of trade that occurs online.
In a few years, the money is gone and they are worse off than before.
Rostov took the money, avoiding Telyanin's eyes, and went out of the room without a word.
And so it was decided to send the letters and money by the Grand Duke's courier to Boris and Boris was to forward them to Nicholas.
Rostov took the letter and, throwing the money on the sofa, put both arms on the table and began to read.
Berg took the opportunity to ask, with great politeness, whether, as was rumored, the allowance of forage money to captains of companies would be doubled.
The Cossacks sold the horse for two gold pieces, and Rostov, being the richest of the officers now that he had received his money, bought it.
Anatole used to come to borrow money from her and used to kiss her naked shoulders.
So I ask you to put the money on your cards, replied Dolokhov.
On the previous Sunday the old count had given his son two thousand rubles, and though he always disliked speaking of money difficulties had told Nicholas that this was all he could let him have till May, and asked him to be more economical this time.
After Denisov's departure, Rostov spent another fortnight in Moscow, without going out of the house, waiting for the money his father could not at once raise, and he spent most of his time in the girls' room.
It was plain that he was lying and only wanted to get more money from the traveler.
The younger ones occupied themselves as before, some playing cards (there was plenty of money, though there was no food), some with more innocent games, such as quoits and skittles.
At one time the count thought of giving her the Ryazan estate or of selling a forest, at another time of borrowing money on a note of hand.
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.
"Devil take all these peasants, and money matters, and carryings forward from page to page," he thought.
Pierre received him unwillingly at first, but got used to him after a while, sometimes even accompanied him on his carousals, and gave him money under the guise of loans.
He believed this so firmly that others, looking at him, were persuaded of it too and did not refuse him either a leading place in society or money, which he borrowed from anyone and everyone and evidently would not repay.
Dolokhov was counting the money and noting something down.
Only a couple of times a year--when he knew from their valets that they had money in hand--he would turn up of a morning quite sober and with a deep bow would ask them to help him.
And if you require money for your journey...
The aides-de-camp collected money by subscription.
This simple thought could not occur to the doctors (as it cannot occur to a wizard that he is unable to work his charms) because the business of their lives was to cure, and they received money for it and had spent the best years of their lives on that business.
Rostov took the purse in his hand, examined it and the money in it, and looked at Telyanin.
No one should decide what someone else should value or spend his money on.
I thank my dear kind father for sending me some money, to buy gifts for my friends.
They have now about 100 books and about $55 in money, and a kind gentleman has given us land on which to erect a library building.
For Gallicisms I won't be responsible," she remarked, turning to the author: "I have neither the money nor the time, like Prince Galitsyn, to engage a master to teach me Russian!"
Anyway, with all the money in his family and the good looks as well, he couldn't hold a candle to Brandon in the charm department.
This spending of the best part of one's life earning money in order to enjoy a questionable liberty during the least valuable part of it reminds me of the Englishman who went to India to make a fortune first, in order that he might return to England and live the life of a poet.
It was all about money - his money.
If he had said he lost all his money gambling, it wouldn't have been a bigger shock.
So, if money wasn't your reason for going, what was?
That might be true, but there was no point in working at becoming a spendthrift simply because he had money.
But you have money...
The last time he made a business trip to Columbia, he had said they needed the money.
It is not for me to say how he spends his money.
It is his money.
Alfonso assured him that it was no big deal - that Señor Medena would pay for it because he had lots of money.
But Señor Medena has money...
Still, Alex had presented the issue as responsibility, not money.
You want his money.
His excuse for going to Columbia had been that they needed money.
When you went to Columbia, you said we needed the money.
Actually, what I said was that no one got to the point that they couldn't use more money.
Was that where his father got all that money?
There was no immediate need for a van and if they did need one, they... he, obviously had the money.
He commented the other day that I was spending his money.
So you wondered how he got that much money.
I reminded him that he said he went to Columbia because he needed the money.
I think that's why Alex feels the way he does about money.
Maybe there was another reason he decided to reclaim his money.
If he has custody, she couldn't get the money.
I'm sorry about your car and the rest of your things, but please don't mention money.
Was Sarah concerned about the money?
I can't figure out who owns this house or who has the money.
She didn't mention the conversation or the money.
Yes, wanting more money.
He only sold them – for money.
But you don't have the money.
All the money in the world couldn't have saved her.
Money would be tight, but they could manage.
Where did her father get the money to pay Bordeaux?
Go find a less annoying way to earn some money.
It's your money, not mine.
Forget about the money.
"Money," she said simply.
Money is important... but didn't you find it ... exciting?
She had a little money to buy another place.
Maybe she could convince her father to repay the money she had put into the ranch – if he hadn't already spent it.
"So you can collect your money?" she asked sourly.
I hope you got your money.
The money from the ranch.
Where would I get the money to pay him?
I wouldn't sell the ranch after you put so much money into it.
She was alone in Ashley with no money.
When I was taking care of Dad there wasn't time to take classes and he died owing a lot of money, so I had to sell the house.
Best of all, she could save a substantial amount of money for a down payment on her own place.
Besides, this way I can save some money.
Even if you paid me half my rent, you could still save money.
I was trying to save enough money to get it repaired.
Some of the money she had saved would have to go into new clothing - and soon.
Let me give you some money.
I mean it wasn't like we didn't have the money to buy clothes or anything like that.
At least while she was here she could save some money.
Maybe she could do something about that and help Cade make some money at the same time.
The money she had saved would have to go toward doctor bills now.
Then I started worrying about how I was going to take care of the baby and how much it would miss because I didn't have the money to...
Insurance money and maybe the drunk had some money.
Count out the money and don't cheat like the last time.
In my time too; the war brought some money in and coal was getting dug so's there was jobs.
I'm right on the money, both time and location, for very recent settings.
"How much money do you have, Howie?" asked Martha, the most outspoken of our group.
My rehab wasn't fully covered by insurance and most of the money is in an annuity I draw each month.
You're not doing it for money.
I have no idea how they do it but if my money helps to save lives; it is being put to good use.
I have more money than anyone deserves.
"You guys have always been right on money, haven't you?" he asked.
"Either money or he must be very close to this Bryce guy," She turned to Howie.
From my point; money was well spent.
A little golf, but that just frustrates me and cost money.
When I was discovered, I told the young fool who found me I'd been shot and mugged, my money clip stolen!
There was no way in a dozen lifetimes I'd ever get a sniff at a tenth of that much money!
Should I at least remain mute that Julie had actually contacted the damn paper seeking the reward money?
Sorry I couldn't take your money.
She had no money, no purse … Keys.
My money's on Talon.
She'd definitely never trust her money to him.
He sold out Damian's men—his own men—for money.
He sold out his family for money and land in Italy.
As for Martha's father, Patsy's comments as recorded on one statement she grudgingly gave the authorities listed him as "some john I did for a couple of bucks drug money."
Now you can rent my room and make some money.
They both knew he spoke the truth—a steady salary would go a long way toward lessening their money problems.
He paused, smiling at some long ago happening, and then added, Ma needed all the money we could bring in.
We don't have the money to help... .
Is money going to be a problem?
But the election is uncontested and we don't have any bucks to spare, so I don't see any reason to waste money.
Paul never did have much money.
Fred O'Connor popped back into the room waving money.
"I doubt it was Pumpkin who left the money," Dean said.
There was a guy could take your money, Charlie offered.
He paced the Bird Song nest, glancing at his watch every thirty seconds and grumbling about time being money on his Internet auctions.
You took her money?
"You'd better hurry if you want to win your money back," Dean said.
I was kind of embarrassed about the money not coming in the mail like I said.
Until now, money had aided him in taking care of her.
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