Sentence Examples


  • "Sire, will you allow me to speak frankly as befits a loyal soldier?" he asked to gain time.
  • The analysis must be deeper, if we are to gain any further conclusions.
  • You view it as your duty to protest when people who do not hold to those values gain power.
  • While he must beware of hasty speech, he has often to plead that new knowledge does not really threaten faith; or that it is not genuinely established knowledge at all; or else, that faith has mistaken its own grounds, and will gain strength by concentrating on its true field.
  • He sets the Normans before us as a race specially marked by cunning, despising their own inheritance in the hope of winning a greater, eager after both gain and dominion, given to imitation of all kinds, holding a certain mean between lavishness and greediness - that is, perhaps uniting, as they certainly did, these two seemingly opposite qualities.
 

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