In the highest class, I replied,--among those goods which he who would be happy desires both for their own sake and for the sake of their results.
Then the many are of another mind; they think that justice is to be reckoned in the troublesome class, among goods which are to be pursued for the sake of rewards and of reputation, but in themselves are disagreeable and rather to be avoided.
Elton for my sake
; because for your own sake
rather, I would wish it to be done, for the sake
of what is more important than my comfort, a habit of selfcommand in you, a consideration of what is your duty, an attention to propriety, an endeavour to avoid the suspicions of others, to save your health and credit, and restore your tranquillity.
It is well to read for the sake
of knowing a certain ground if you are to make use of your knowledge in a certain way, but it would be a mistake to suppose that this is a love of literature.
And the rain beat on the dock-leaves to make drum-music for their sake
, and the sun shone in order to give the burdock forest a color for their sakes
; and they were very happy, and the whole family was happy; for they, indeed were so.
Give me no thanks; it is not for your sake that I refrain.
Huntingdon's sake,' said I, observing the dawn of a malicious smile of triumph on her face - 'you are welcome to him, if you like him, as far as I am concerned - but because it is painful to be always disguising my true sentiments respecting you, and straining to keep up an appearance of civility and respect towards one for whom I have not the most distant shadow of esteem; and because, if you stay, your conduct cannot possibly remain concealed much longer from the only two persons in the house who do not know it already.
she said, quite forgetting or not having heard that he had said, "for your sake
and the children's.
Fairlie--for your niece's sake
and for her father's sake
, you shall not irritate me.
For the sake
of this did I cast everything else aside, for the sake
of this did everything else become indifferent to me; and close beside my knowledge lieth my black ignorance.
He saw the wisdom of it for your sake
, for the sake
of the family, even for his own sake
It's of no use pretending to make a secret of matters now, after what I have told you already; you know she didn't marry old Bounderby for her own sake
, or for his sake
, but for my sake