Quotations that match 'pleads'.

Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility; for it thinks all things lawful for itself, and all things possible. Thomas Kempis
[ Above Attempts Burden Excuse Feels Impossibility Itself Lawful Love Nothing Pleads Possible Strength Things Thinks Trouble]
Public utility pleads most forcibly for the general distribution of the Holy Scriptures. James McHenry
[ Distribution Forcibly General Holy Most Pleads Public Scriptures Utility]
A man snatches the first kiss, pleads for the second, demands the third, takes the fourth, accepts the fifth - and endures all the rest. Helen Rowland
[ Accepts Demands Endures Fifth First Fourth Kiss Man Pleads Rest Second Snatches Takes Third]
Money is the sovereign queen of all delights - for her, the lawyer pleads, the soldier fights. Richard Barnfield
[ Delights Fights Her Lawyer Money Pleads Queen Soldier Sovereign]
At issue was the question whether this man's faith could prevail against a man whose equal faith it was that this society is sick beyond saving, and that mercy itself pleads for its swift extinction and replacement by another. Whittaker Chambers
[ Against Another Beyond Could Equal Extinction Faith Issue Itself Man Mercy Pleads Prevail Question Replacement Saving Sick Society Swift Whether Whose]