With the more sober-minded its ingenuousness had favourable effect, maintained throughout admirable speech.
A few, more sober-minded, but none the less resolute, gathered around Morrison.
His wise words were no doubt applauded by the older and more sober-minded among his hearers.
His energy was likened to frenzy and the more sober-minded took alarm.
Then there were lectures for the more sober-minded people; and you heard youngish men who were to be famous afterward.
Berridge's eccentricities, both in the pulpit and out of it, caused pain to the more sober-minded of the Evangelical party.
In the judgment of the more sober-minded people, the Holy Roller movement spoils the life of the community wherever it goes.
It was a period of great suspense, and of great sorrow also to the more sober-minded Americans.
But the more sober-minded Kate slipped her arm about her waist and began to move down the hill.