Did it ever occur to you that I came out here to see someone else?
Did it ever occur to you to ask what I thought about this?
It is hard to be certain that any systematic grouping will anticipate all the suggestions that may occur to a restlessly and recklessly inquiring age.
On the whole the remarks of this esteemed author do not go much beyond such as might occur to any one who had made a study of a good series of specimens; but many of them are published for the first time, and the author is careful to insist on the necessity of not resting solely on sternal characters, but associating with them those drawn from other parts of the body.
They occur to the northeast of Pretoria and occupy still wide areas in the Waterberg district.
It seems now surprising that vague counting by generations should so long have prevailed and satisfied the wants of inquiring men, and that so simple, precise and seemingly obvious a plan as counting by years, the largest natural division of time, did not occur to any investigator before Eratosthenes.
It did not occur to the emperor that it would be wise to break off the fight now and seek a more favourable opportunity of beating the allies in detail.
The Miocene Pareora beds occur to the height of 3000 or 4000 ft.
The cases of Nathan and David in the matter of Uriah, of Elijah and Ahab after the judicial murder of Naboth, will occur to everyone, Elijah..
It did not occur to him, any more than to the other German sovereigns of the 18th century, to associate his people with him in the govern.ment of the country; he was in every respect a thoroughly absolute sovereign.
That later generations might not so easily distinguish the " abrogated " from the " abrogating " did not occur to Mahomet, whose vision, naturally enough, seldom extended to the future of his religious community.
Marine Pliocene strata occur to the south of the pyramids of Giza and in the Fayum province, where, in addition, some gravel terraces, at a height of 500 ft.
Both reactions occur to some extent simultaneously.
Parallel cases in agriculture and forestry will occur to every one.
The idea of the active capitalist having any duties towards his employes never seems to occur to him; the labourer is, in fact, merely an instrument in the hands of the capitalist, a pawn in the game he plays.
Very high mountain ranges usually consist of many ridges, among which rain-clouds are entangled in their ascent, and in such cases precipitation towards the windward side of the main range, though on the leeward sides of the minor ridges of which it is formed, may occur to so large an extent that before the summit is reached the clouds are exhausted or nearly so, and in this case the total precipitation is less on the leeward than on the windward side of the main range; but in the moderate heights of the United Kingdom it more commonly happens from the causes explained that precipitation is prevented or greatly retarded until the summit of the ridge is reached.
Even at this point, where he approximates more closely to Hume than to any other thinker, the difficulty raised by Hume does not seem to occur to him.
Did it ever occur to you that I might simply want to live my life without your constant interference?
Damage can occur to the deep flexor tendon, navicular bursa, or navicular ligaments all resulting in pain and lameness.
The report states that a ' cuffing ' effect may occur to the deflated catheter balloon when removing 100 per cent silicone catheters.
However, in redox proteins with strong oxidizing centers oxidative decarboxylation of nearby ionized carboxylic groups may be expected to occur to some degree.
hallucinations of this nature occur to those who intensely want to believe.
It didn't occur to them to say anything about the child's individuality or personality.
Damage can occur to the deep flexor tendon, navicular bursa, or navicular bursa, or navicular ligaments all resulting in pain and lameness.
It just didn't occur to me earlier Spock might get seasick.
Never did it occur to the student to doubt the sincerity of the advisor.
Injuries occur to the dogs as well as the quarry species.
To the philosophers (with the single exception of Plato), however, convinced as they were that the multitude must necessarily miss true well-being through their folly and ignorance, it could never occur to guard against these evils by any other method than that of providing philosophic instruction for the few; whereas the Christian clergy, whose function it was to offer truth and eternal life to all mankind, naturally regarded theological misbelief as insidious preventible contagion.
I hope it will not occur to her to count the hairs of her head.
Prince Vasili had come to the conclusion that it was necessary to throw this bone--a bill for thirty thousand rubles--to the poor princess that it might not occur to her to speak of his share in the affair of the inlaid portfolio.
Why did this thought never occur to me before? and again he told himself that it was impossible, that there would be something unnatural, and as it seemed to him dishonorable, in this marriage.
It was evident that the thought could never occur to him which to Prince Andrew seemed so natural, namely, that it is after all impossible to express all one thinks; and that he had never felt the doubt, "Is not all I think and believe nonsense?"
Then, at the moment of our loss, these thoughts could not occur to me; I should then have dismissed them with horror, but now they are very clear and certain.
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.
It just did n't occur to me earlier Spock might get seasick.
Acquaint yourself with parking laws or regulations in your neighborhood as well as when street cleaning or garbage collection days occur to avoid any legal hassles.
It might not occur to you, but viruses can also endanger your online banking safety.
Pranksters need to be aware that punishment is possible for pranks as well as having to pay for any accidental damage that may occur to the school.
Ideas can be sketched out or written down as they occur to you and sifted through at a later date.
Given the association of ceiling tiles with large, commercial applications, it may not occur to you to consider the use of Celotex in the home.
In fact, it may not even occur to some gardeners that the source of the seed is as important as the growing method.
Sleep studies occur to monitor the movement through the stages to pinpoint problems with the cycle.
Minor eyeglass repairs can easily be accomplished with a special kit, especially when they occur to the extremities or accessories of the glasses.
Something that may not occur to you until you get better and start hitting those higher levels is to not panic.
Injury may occur to muscles, the heart, or the brain from the electricity or to any bones or other organs from being thrown from the electric source.
Several kinds of traumatic injuries can occur to the mouth.
Less commonly, injury can occur to the surrounding organs, i.e., the bladder and bowel.
As you read, make notes of the things that occur to you as being good projects.
Did it just occur to you, or is it something that you've always seen a need for?
The more you plan unique dates, the more you'll find that unique date ideas occur to you.
It doesn't occur to Libra that this explanation might frighten a small child.
When you first meet Capricorn, it’s a delight to interact with someone who is so funny, chivalrous and intelligent that it might not even occur to you that Capricorn might be sad.
While most accident injuries occur to drivers from 16 to 20 years old, most deaths occur to drivers between 21 and 24 years old.
Your insurance will pay for personal injury damage, medical bills, property damage or other losses that occur to other people.
For those who rent an apartment, the landlord or superintendent is only liable for damages that occur to the outside of the house, such as structural damages.
If damages should occur to your personal belongings in your apartment, the liability will usually fall on you.
Both girls were single for quite some time and after getting blessings from their parents (because they didn't want any backlash to occur to their younger brother and sister), they said yes.
Many pros such as Chris Brogan recommend carrying around notebooks and paper just to jot down ideas as they occur to you, so that when you are next connected to the Internet you can expand on them.
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