On this day he actually had the look of a reliable, responsible, sober-minded man.
Even Rand Paul has carefully repositioned himself as a sober-minded U.S. Senator, distancing himself from paranoia and bigotry.
He was replaced by Mike McMahon, a sober-minded city councilman with deep roots in Democratic politics in the city.
It would probably be more correct to describe them as "sober-minded patriots."
I might have guessed what would be the result of introducing you to sober-minded people.
When such contrasts as these are brought into juxtaposition, it is enough to make a sober-minded man cross himself in horror.
There is much to shock the sober-minded as there is in Paris, but the sober-minded should not go to Trouville.
Macready once said that "a theatre ought to be a place of recreation for the sober-minded and intelligent."
It was a serious, sober-minded England in which the youth Dryden found himself.
I am as serious beneath all outward levity as any sober-minded judge, and can act accordingly.