Still, I don’t want to moan and groan. On the contrary, I want to be brave!
On the contrary, Keesing’s always i making jokes these days.
On the contrary, today I can safely quote the saying" Misfortunes never come singly."
Mother passed this story on to me, and I was secretly amazed that Peter, who’d been so angry at Dussel, had humbled himself, despite all his assurances to the contrary.
I can’t do that — on the contrary, I have to hold my head up high and put a bold face on things, but the thoughts keep coming anyway.
This morning I realized that nothing has changed; on the contrary, as I’ve grown older and more mature, my love has grown along with me.
On the contrary, he’s still talking away as I’m heading out the door.
On the contrary, beauty remains, even in misfortune.
It’s certainly nothing bad — on the contrary!
On the contrary, all I ever got were admonitions not to be so noisy.
But the question won’t let itself be pushed to the back of my mind today; on the contrary, all the fear I’ve ever felt is looming before me in all its horror.
On the contrary, she believes they have it within their power to build a bigger, better and more beautiful world, but that they occupy themselves with superficial things, without giving a thought to true beauty.
Yours, Anne M. Frank MONDAY, APRIL 3, 1944 My dearest Kitty, Contrary to my usual practice, I’m going to write you a detailed description of the food situation, since it’s become a matter of some difficulty and importance, not only here in the Annex, but in all of Holland, all of Europe and even beyond.
Women, who struggle and suffer pain to ensure the con— tinuation of the human race, make much tougher and more courageous soldiers than all those big-mouthed freedom-fighting heroes put together! I don’t mean to imply that women should stop having children; on the contrary, nature intended them to, and that’s the way it should be.
There are no more uses of "contrary" in the book.
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We will not allow members to act contrary to our code of ethics.
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say to the contrary.