Never find fault with the absent.
Woman absent is woman dead.
The man who backbites an absent friend, nay, who does not stand up for him when another blames him, the man who angles for bursts of laughter and for the repute of a wit, who can invent what he never saw, who cannot keep a secret - that man is black at heart: mark and avoid him.
Because my father was often absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do much as I pleased.
Imagination equals nostalgia for the past, the absent; it is the liquid solution in which art develops the snapshot of reality.
They just figured she was probably absent voluntarily because she had done that in the past, been absent for a period of time. The family didn't sense anything unusual, so no missing person report was made.
I knew something was wrong this morning because he always forewarns me when he's going to be absent and so I had a feeling something might have gone wrong.
Absent a court decision that voids that or some other last-minute change, we're going to have a much different Air Guard facility here.
Our findings reveal a picture of military discipline from which the doctrine of command responsibility is completely absent.
The heart may think it knows better: the senses know that absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends. The friend becomes a traitor by breaking, however unwillingly or sadly, out of our own zone: a hard judgment is passed on him, for all the pleas of the heart.
The absent are always in the wrong.
Fare hikes won't compensate for fading discipline. Absent that discipline, the airline fairy tale could end abruptly and badly.
The psychological mindset that is required for peacemaking is absent from Unionist thinking.
[Actually, Eisenberg wants to be a doctor or lawyer -- trite, sure, but refreshingly absent the love-me rapacity one detects behind Dakota Fanning's dewy, sky-blue eyes.] I'm not trying to create anything, ... I just want to do what comes along that I enjoy.
Achilles absent, was Achilles still.
Here in the body pent, / Absent from Him I roam, / Yet nightly pitch my moving tent / A day's march nearer home.
Let the lover be disgraceful, crazy, absent-minded. Someone sober will worry about events going badly. Let the lover be.
A $100 million pay package absent strong performance would certainly be unacceptable.
Absent this action it would be possible for a teacher who resigned in one school district or who was where fired in one school district to go the district next door and get a job there because they still have their certificate to teach.
I fully believe the decision was made when they did their voting absent daylight.
Sir, more than kisses, letters mingle souls; for, thus friends absent speak.
Every felony case that I've dealt with, the person had an alcohol and drug situation, ... Absent those issues, we're not going to have the amount of criminal behavior we have.
Absent a legend, they have very big shoes to fill.
Absent a legend, they have very big shoes to fill. Ted was the differentiator. He was the reason to watch, and the fine line they need to walk is to make a program that stands out from the pack.
The fact that so many dads are AWOL (absent) in their teens' lives increases the teens' risk of substance abuse.