There seems an expectation that people should not have to endure any minor ailment and that the NHS should cure us of
everything - no matter how slight.
I hold out hope that this will eventually unlock the magic bullet to cure us of
the modern plague of obesity.
What's more, he bequeathed humanity a set of beliefs and practices that can cure us of
our fear of hell and that can teach us to be happy, ethical individuals in the here-and-now secular world.
Rather than endure the pain and accept the sacrifices to cure us of
our addiction, we are going back to the heroin.
However, if all we do is place the bottle on a shelf and stare at it all day long it will not cure us of
That said, horses can't cure us of
all our ills ...
THE World Cup debacle should cure us of
our absurd belief that we are among the great footballing nations of the world.
I asked Paul if he actually had special powers, if the Lord had sent him to cure us of
our addictions, fears and vices.
We speak from experience, since a dime a week (admittedly at a time when a dime could buy something besides two nickels) helped cure us of
It is not so long since there were just two or three proprietary soaps and shampoos and a similar number of affordable perfumes on the market; now there are dozens of brands, and not a day passes when we are not assured by advertisers of the need for yet another expensive cream to disguise or cure us of
nature's ravages - yet are we really any cleaner or sweetersmelling as a result?
Excessive sentimentality about animals is a peculiarly British disease (and it would only take one good famine to cure us of
it), but I detect a more sinister force at work.
The topics concerned--the relationship of virtue to happiness, can argument cure us of
the fear of death, can we trust our senses--are surely among the most appealing and enduring of questions, and authors like Lucretius, Sextus, and Epictetus not the least readable.
That we actually choose to be in pain when something as simple as wearing a piece of jewelry or eating a particular fruit would cure us of
this painful, age-old disease?
Nor is he an artist who tries to cure us of
There is one last benefit no-fault might bring to our society: it might cure us of
the habit of minimizing our own fault and maximizing that of others.