But common sense tells us that lots of women are attracted to father figures and mentors.
But never let common sense get in the way of political pride.
But I think a lot of Americans will hear what he said as common sense, delivered in an inclusive way.
On the other hand, I keep thinking that common sense will do the same, and so far, I've been proven wrong at every turn.
“common sense is not so common,” Voltaire proclaimed three centuries ago.
What, in the name of common sense, does a man want with more?
"Mr. Mayo, you're a young man with a lot of common sense," declared Fogg.
We have little else left us but to represent the common sense of mankind in more strong, more beautiful, or more uncommon lights.
For that reason it is the part of common sense to respect them.
The scientific world had been working hard on subdivision for years, using what appeared to be common sense.
14c., originally the power of uniting mentally the impressions conveyed by the five physical senses, thus "ordinary understanding, without which one is foolish or insane" (Latin sensus communis, Greek koine aisthesis); meaning "good sense" is from 1726. Also, as an adjective, commonsense.
(1776) A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that called for the United States to declare independence from Britain immediately. Written in a brisk and pungent style, Common Sense had a tremendous impact and helped to persuade many Americans that they could successfully wage a war for their independence.