Yet as this stock was the only thing of permanent value, whoever parted with it was sure to find himself a loser
in the long run.
Let me have the straight tip and you won't be a loser
Doing what you propose, I should become the obliged of the king; I should certainly be the gainer on that ground, but I should be a loser
in my conscience.
Tut, tut," said Robin, "speak not so, Friar; the loser
hath ever the right to use his tongue as he doth list.
The community is certainly the gainer, and no one the loser
, save the poor out-of-work specialist, whose occupation has gone.
Very likely not; but you have been no loser
by my trade yet," said Mr.
He risked everything for everything, and anything less than everything meant that he was a loser
Should I be the gainer or the loser
by the resemblance which he fancied he had discovered?
On the present occasion, he was cunning enough to see that he would be the loser
if he disturbed me in my employment.
But there was not a face that passed in or out, which this man failed to see; not a gesture at any one of the three tables that was lost upon him; not a word, spoken by the bankers, but reached his ear; not a winner or loser
he could not have marked.
Consider further, most foolish Socrates, that the just is always a loser
in comparison with the unjust.
The Canadian Government would be no loser
, nor would its despatches travel the slower.