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  • The end of a thing is the purpose for which it was made. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • This seems to have been the only purpose for which they were called together. Cited from A Smaller History of Rome, by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
  • The purpose for which he comes I do not need to tell you. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IV, by Francke (Ed.)
  • It was long, more than long enough for the purpose for which it was needed. Cited from Psmith, Journalist, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • These were trained especially for the purpose for which they were now employed. Cited from Tribes & Castes of the Central Provinces of India, V4, by R.V. Russell
  • In fact, the purpose for which he had needed her must certainly come to nothing. Cited from Serapis, by Georg Ebers, v4
  • These programs provide facilities specifically for the purpose for which they were designed.
  • His military training had taught him to use his mind for the purpose for which it was intended. Cited from Tarzan, Jewels of Opar, E.R. Burroughs
  • After four dark and difficult years, we have achieved the great purpose for which we set out. Cited from Abraham Lincoln, by John Drinkwater
  • They returned about three weeks later, having accomplished the purpose for which they had set out.
  • This, indeed, is the purpose for which we have come. Cited from Procopius, History of the Wars, Books V and VI, by Procopius
  • What was the purpose for which I was here? Cited from Under the Red Robe, by Stanley Weyman
  • And what is all this to the purpose for which his example is urged? Cited from The Divine Right of Church Government, by Sundry Ministers
  • Through much trouble we get to be known, and the purpose for which we come is understood. Cited from Adventures in New Guinea, by James Chalmers
  • The design principle is that people should understand their specific purpose for which God created them.
  • We may be sure of that if we consider the purpose for which He spoke at all. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: St. Mark, Maclaren
  • Be sure, when the book ends, that you see somewhat the purpose for which it was written. Cited from Hold Up Your Heads, Girls!, by Annie H. Ryder
  • It was not brought, and should not have been employed, for the purpose for which it was used. Cited from Seeing Europe with Famous Authors, Vol. VI, Ed. by Francis W. Halsey
  • All depends on who uses the force and the purpose for which it is used. Cited from The Soul of Democracy, by Edward Howard Griggs
  • We had thus a good supply of excellent oil, for any purpose for which it might be required. Cited from The Wanderers, by W.H.G. Kingston
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