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on the other hand
used in The Fountainhead

12 uses
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Definition
from another point of view; or in a way that is different (a phrase used to introduce a different perspective or idea)
  • But, on the other hand, Guy Francon offered me a job with him some time ago.
    1.2 — Part 1 Chapter 2 (62% in)
  • On the other hand, an opening with Francon—Guy Francon himself offering it!
    1.2 — Part 1 Chapter 2 (74% in)
  • While, on the other hand, Miss Francon...
    1.12 — Part 1 Chapter 12 (83% in)
  • But then, on the other hand, I'm paying you by the hour, so it's quite all right if you stretch your time a little, if you want to make more out of it.
    2.2 — Part 2 Chapter 2 (29% in)
  • On the other hand, I can give you many excellent ones for going.
    2.6 — Part 2 Chapter 6 (17% in)
  • "On the other hand, do you know Mr. Fleming?" he asked.
    2.6 — Part 2 Chapter 6 (57% in)
  • Then he said, Wait a minute, and he read it again, he looked up, very puzzled, but not angry at all, and he said, if you read it one way...but on the other hand...
    2.8 — Part 2 Chapter 8 (68% in)
  • "Lansing says...but on the other hand, Thorpe tells me..."Talbot's putting up a swank hotel on Fifth up in the sixties—and he's got Francon & Keating."
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (43% in)
  • On the other hand I heard that some screwy bunch of cafeteria radicals called 'The New League of Proletarian Art' tried to enlist in support of Howard Roark—they said he was a victim of capitalism—when they should have known that Hopton Stoddard is their champion.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (46% in)
  • On the other hand, dialectic materialism...
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (20% in)
  • But on the other hand, I think it was damn selfish of the man.
    4.13 — Part 4 Chapter 13 (86% in)
  • "You make out a good case, Gail, and I wouldn't know what to say against it, I don't know where you're wrong, but it doesn't sound right to me, because Ellsworth Toohey—now don't misunderstand me, I don't agree with Toohey's political views at all, I know he's a radical, but on the other hand you've got to admit that he's a great idealist with a heart as big as a house—well, Ellsworth Toohey said..."
    4.13 — Part 4 Chapter 13 (90% in)

There are no more uses of "on the other hand" in The Fountainhead.

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