Behalf Quotes (4 quotes)
It is a good thing for a physician to have prematurely grey hair and itching piles. The first makes him appear to know more than he does, and the second gives him an expression of concern which the patient interprets as being on his behalf.
It is superfluous to be humble on one's own behalf; so many people are willing to do it for one.
To pray is to ask that the laws of the universe be annulled on behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.
Two years ago 1 tried to appeal to Rockefellers conscience about the absurd method of allocating grants, unfortunately without success. Bohr has now gone to see him, in an attempt to persuade him to take some action on behalf of the exiled German scientists.