As Grandfather was frequently impeded by the questions and observations of his young auditors, we deem it advisable
to omit all such prattle as is no( essential to the story.
Instead of setting out, however, he summoned the whole crew together, and told them it was in vain to hope that he could kill a stag every day for their dinner, and therefore it was advisable
to think of some other mode of satisfying their hunger.
Poyser accepted this compromise, but thought it advisable
to bar and bolt to the utmost; and now, at the last moment before starting, Nancy, the dairy-maid, was closing the shutters of the house-place, although the window, lying under the immediate observation of Alick and the dogs, might have been supposed the least likely to be selected for a burglarious attempt.
We contrived to make the blood circulate in our benumbed limbs by rubbing them vigorously with our hands; and after performing our ablutions in the stream, and putting on our still wet clothes, we began to think it advisable
to break our long fast, it being now twenty-four hours since we had tasted food.
At length, I thought it best to say that the most advisable
course would be for her to go and see it for herself, since a mere description of it would be a difficult matter.
Turenne, who has a large head full of all sorts of good counsels, before the plan of the campaign it is advisable
to draw a striking portrait of the generals to whom we are opposed.
Under all these circumstances, it was thought advisable
to augment the party considerably.
More than a pound at once, however, may not at all times be advisable
It will surely, therefore, be advisable
to delay our union--to delay it till appearances are more promising--till affairs have taken a more favourable turn.
It is also advisable
when the council is to be composed of part of the citizens, to elect, either by vote or lot, an equal number of both ranks.
Moliere set to work tracing out lines on the mirror, with a piece of Spanish chalk, following in all the make of my arms and my shoulders, all the while expounding this maxim, which I thought admirable: 'It is advisable
that a dress should not incommode its wearer.
A member of the Hofkriegsrath from Vienna had come to Kutuzov the day before with proposals and demands for him to join up with the army of the Archduke Ferdinand and Mack, and Kutuzov, not considering this junction advisable
, meant, among other arguments in support of his view, to show the Austrian general the wretched state in which the troops arrived from Russia.
Tarzan could see no reason for believing that Jane could have found it advisable
to deny her identity or that of the child; the only explanation that he could put upon the matter was that, after all, the white woman who had accompanied his son and the Swede into the jungle fastness of the interior had not been Jane at all.
This is the young lady who I told you would want to see him when you thought it advisable
But on the following Friday he was waited upon by the Pillars of the Church, who informed him that in order to be in harmony with the New Theology and get full advantage of modern methods of Gospel interpretation they had deemed it advisable
to make a change.