There's method in his madness
There is often a plan behind a person's apparently inexplicable behavior. Based on a line from Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
Her travel clique has been known to arrive at an airport, bags packed, passport-in-hand, within hours of spotting a deal.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement|Charlise Ferguson|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“A guy drives up in a 2008 Mercedes, brand new,” Harry S. Connelly Jr. says in the video, according to the Times.
Earl Spencer adds, “Effectively, my great-grandfather sold his children to his father-in-law.”The Real-Life ‘Downton’ Millionairesses Who Changed Britain|Tim Teeman|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Personal hotspots can get speeds of up to 60 Mb/s down, whereas hotel Wi-Fi can be as slow as 1.5 Mb/s,” Sesar said.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To reproduce the impulse born of the thought—this is the aim of a psychological method.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
Roman Pane who accompanied Columbus on his second voyage alludes to another method of using the herb.
Their method of curing the leaves was to air-dry them and then packing them until wanted for use.
Smith's method usually gives good results, as does also the more simple method of Hiss (p. 263).A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The rapid spread of the revolt was not a whit less marvelous than its lack of method or cohesion.The Red Year|Louis Tracy