a minor consideration

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  • The success of the war is a minor consideration with all. Cited from Last Journals of David Livingstone, II (of 2), by David Livingstone
  • The key was quite a minor consideration, for she could show it to her attendants just as well without one. Cited from The Discovery of the Source of the Nile, by Speke
  • With such a girl, the fact that "they" are wearing this or that will be always a minor consideration. Cited from Vocational Guidance for Girls, by Marguerite Stockman Dickson
  • Whether they are to go by that or some other route is such a minor consideration that it ought not to depend on that. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898: Vol. 14, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • At the ranch lunch was either a major or a minor consideration; there was no middle ground. Cited from The Killer, by Stewart Edward White
  • But, that is a minor consideration; the dear child is an heiress herself. Cited from Navy Girl at Home, by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  • This, however, was in reality a minor consideration. Cited from A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, by John G. Nicolay
  • The post is considered one of the most lucrative on the paper, and the salary is regarded as a minor consideration. Cited from Lights and Shadows of New York Life, by James D. McCabe
  • The whole purpose of the government in its management of the railroads was to win the war, the convenience of the public being a minor consideration. Cited from Community Civics and Rural Life, by Arthur W. Dunn
  • This, of course, is a minor consideration, unworthy of Your notice. Cited from Operation R.S.V.P., by Henry Beam Piper
  • With him styles of architecture and schools were a minor consideration, to be left to the academicians and the critics. Cited from The City of Domes, by John D. Barry
  • The question as to whether or not the girl would suit the mother as a permanent companion was a minor consideration about which she need not vex her soul. Cited from Quit Your Worrying!, by George Wharton James
  • The capture of the picket-boat is a minor consideration. Cited from Ordnance Instructions for the USN, by Bureau of Ordnance, USN
  • The mere pecuniary amount saved to the nation by his scrutiny into affairs of this kind, though great, was, after all, but a minor consideration. Cited from Sketches and Studies, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • It was all, somehow, so shocking for its insincerity that its next to nudity was a minor consideration. Cited from We Can't Have Everything, by Rupert Hughes
  • A journey of forty or fifty miles in a day is an ordinary circumstance with them, even when the inducement for making it has in its behalf only a minor consideration. Cited from The Life and Adventures of Kit Carson, by De Witt C. Peters
  • This last, however, may be a minor consideration, for the wives who live at the hotels seem, as a rule, to take care that there shall be no children to need training. Cited from Lights and Shadows of New York Life, by James D. McCabe
  • For almost any purpose, pure honey is preferable to that which has been adulterated, but purity is a minor consideration with many. Cited from Scientific American, Volume 24, No. 12, March 18, 1871, by Various
  • More; over, though this was a minor consideration, he resented slightly the allusion to reversible cuffs. Cited from Law-Breakers and Other Stories, by Robert Grant
  • After all, it was probably not her fault about the lamp, and lamps were a minor consideration, and he was finical, but suppose she liked it? Cited from The Portion of Labor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
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