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Question with the noun Affairs

1 example:

Why don't you mind your own business? What do you gain by sticking your nose into other people's affairs?

Sentences with the noun Affairs

42 examples:

Don't meddle in my affairs.

Don't meddle in his affairs.

Don't interfere in my affairs.

Don't pry into the affairs of others.

He administered his friend's affairs.

His business affairs are in good shape.

Don't meddle in other people's affairs.

Don't interfere in other people's affairs.

It is not my part to meddle in your affairs.

He handled the affairs of the company badly.

The mayor administers the affairs of the city.

I'll look after your affairs when you are dead.

I don't mean to poke my nose into your affairs.

I have no intention of meddling in your affairs.

You are too inquisitive about other people's affairs.

It'll take about a week to straighten out my affairs.

You have no right to interfere in other people's affairs.

I am already old and can hardly manage all of my affairs.

I don't have any intention of meddling into your affairs.

Everyone loves justice in the affairs of another.
(Italian proverb)

I realized that public affairs were also my affairs.
(Helen Gahagan)

Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.

Fate rules the affairs of mankind with no recognizable order.

He who tells his own affairs will hardly keep secret those of others.
(Italian proverb)

I've had affairs. But I'm not the sort of man who has 10,000 affairs.
(Gerard Depardieu)

Truth is the summit of being justice is the application of it to affairs.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson)

Truth is the summit of being; justice is the application of it to affairs.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson)

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils.

Do not meddle in the affairs of wizards, for they are subtle and quick to anger.

The mistake that was made was, of course, leaving Saddam in charge of affairs over there.
(John Dingell)

An imbecile can manage his own affairs better than a wise man the affairs of other people.
(Arabian proverb)

Every man, however wise, needs the advice of some sagacious friend in the affairs of life.
(Titus Maccius Plautus)

Of all human powers operating on the affairs of mankind, none is greater than that of competition.
(Henry Clay)

He was hardly discreet about his affairs.
(Marisa Gerber, Richard Winton in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

The pair remain married, despite a string of affairs.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A bug in the ride-hailing app has tipped off his wife about his affairs.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Taylor Swifts' many BFFs, the affairs of two princes and the end of a TV era.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

And now a new study suggests most of their affairs happen just before sunrise.
(UPI - Science News, )

Here she passes on the hard-earned wisdom she gained looking in to his affairs.
(Daily Mail - News, )

My mum died in July 2014. I’m her eldest daughter, and dealt with all her affairs.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

There comes a point in the affairs of cricket when it becomes futile to resist change.
(The Independent - Cricket, )


8 examples:

Why don't you tend to your own affairs?

Why do men always seem to have affairs with their secretaries?

How much should individuals have to declare about their tax affairs?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

In Asia, where government has long held the reigns in outer space affairs, how does the private competition stack up?
(Forbes - Technology, )

The procedure and house affairs committee was supposed to submit a report on the MP conflict of interest code by June 2012. What happened?
(CBC News - Politics, )

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada paid a consultant $134,000 to answer the question: Why are construction projects on First Nations reserves so frequently over budget?
(Dean Beeby in CBC News - Canada, )

If you happen to be one of the millions of patients who receive medical care through the Department of Defense, the Department of Veteran Affairs or any federally funded clinic, how much do you know about the quality of your doctors?
(Fox News - Health, )

A tort lawsuit that could cost Dollar General millions of dollars in damages inspired an argument at the U.S. Supreme Court that dates back to the earliest days of the European settlement of this continent: How much sovereignty do Native Americans have over their own affairs?
(Forbes - Business, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Tend to your own affairs.

Put your affairs in order.

He put his affairs in order.

Tom put his affairs in order.

Tend to your own affairs first.

Meg attends many school affairs.

I am occupied with my own affairs.

Don't interfere in others' affairs.

Tom is putting his affairs in order.

I have lots of affairs to look after.

She is always full of her own affairs.

We cannot touch on his private affairs.

Take care of your own affairs yourself.

A government suffers from civil affairs.

He got involved in shady business affairs.

Let everyone take care of their own affairs.

Don't stick your nose into my personal affairs.

She is attached to the general affairs section.

Your mind is not occupied with your own affairs.

I have no time to listen to such everyday affairs.

It's better for you to keep out of private affairs.

He has no right to interfere in our family affairs.

You should not confuse business with personal affairs.

Bob told Jane not to interfere in his personal affairs.

What with my business and private affairs, I am so busy.

He wouldn't let anyone interfere in his personal affairs.

We should draw the line between public and private affairs.

Hope, not fear, is the creative principle in human affairs.

He wouldn't let anybody interfere with his private affairs.

I don't want too personel love affairs. I love all flowers.

I would be surprised if Tom had never had any extramarital affairs.

It was mismanagement of the company's affairs by the acting director.

The actor became speechless when he was questioned about his private affairs.

Tom got all his affairs in order, to make it easier for Mary after his death.

If the Americans had had less influence on affairs, war might well have been avoided.

The Board of Directors aim is to make decisions regarding business affairs of the company.

Russia, the European Union and the U.S. are accusing each other of interference in Ukraine's domestic affairs.

They not only washed off the sweat, dirt and cares of the day in the hot water, but also enjoyed gossiping about everyday affairs.

To his valour he added a most exquisite genius and understanding, grandeur of mind, and a capacity equally turned for military or civil affairs.

The violence and injustice of the rulers of mankind is an ancient evil, for which, I am afraid, the nature human affairs can scarce admit a remedy.

I've had many happy love affairs.
(Edward Mulhare)

No one is wise in his own affairs.
(Dutch proverb)

Home affairs must not go into the open.
(Kikuyu proverb)

Home affairs cannot be told to the public.
(Kikuyu proverb)

Affairs that depend on many rarely succeed.
(Francesco Guicciardini)

Desperate affairs require desperate remedies.
(Horatio Nelson)

The best love affairs are those we never had.
(Norman Lindsay)

Desperate affairs require desperate measures.
(Horatio Nelson)

I don't like to meddle in my private affairs.
(Karl Kraus)

Affairs sleep soundly when fortune is present.
(Greek proverb)

Unwanted meddling in affairs could prove harmful.
(Kashmiri proverb)

We decide our affairs, then we rest them with God.
(Jabo proverb)

No man should ever lose sleep over public affairs.
(Harold MacMillan)

He is wise that has wit enough for his own affairs.
(British proverb)

I stand for strict economy in governmental affairs.
(Harry F. Byrd)

Home affairs are not talked about on the public square.
(Kenya proverb)

I know Raft did have some genuine affairs with actresses.
(Cesar Romero)

Inertia is a powerful force in human and political affairs.
(Maurice Strong)

Home affairs are not to be carried on in the public squuare.
(Kikuyu proverb)

Man's affairs are evaluated only after his coffin is closed.
(Korean proverb)

Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
(Honore de Balzac)

Few friendships could survive the moodiness of love affairs.
(Mason Cooley)

Freedom also includes the right to mismanage your own affairs.

Involvement in public affairs is a legitimate use of celebrity.
(Ron Silver)

Affairs of the home should not be discussed in the public square.
(Kenyan proverb)

Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.
(Iris Murdoch)

Who is always prying into other men's affairs, leads a dangerous life.
(Spanish proverb)

Those who pry into other people's affairs will hear what they do not like.
(Libyan proverb)

I don't care about Clinton's haircuts or his affairs or any of that stuff.
(Tim Robbins)

Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.

Human affairs are so obscure and various that nothing can be clearly known.
(Desiderius Erasmus)

Public opinion shapes our destinies and guides the progress of human affairs.
(Frank B. Kellogg)

Don't meddle in others' affairs unless you want your own nose scraped a little.
(American proverb)

He who meddles in others people's affairs will be left with two of three parts.
(Italian proverb)

There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them.
(Joseph Roux)

Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
(George Santayana)

There is no location which discusses its affairs in the same way as the other does.
(Bajan proverb)

And a musician has to learn to be frugal and to carefully manage financial affairs.
(Charlie Byrd)

In the whole round of human affairs little is so fatal to peace as misunderstanding.
(Margaret E. Sangster)

The price good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.

Tell your affairs in the market-place, and one will call them black and another white.
(Spanish proverb)

He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of years.
(Chinese proverb)

Home affairs have their staff, which cannot be brandished by anyone but the head of the house.
(Kikuyu proverb)

The public pays and feels it is entitled to participate in the personal affairs of a performer.
(Hedy Lamarr)

Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.
(Paul Valery, )

There are in most states one or two ministers of war, one of whom is the minister of naval affairs.
(Fredrik Bajer)

I have decided to end my participation in public affairs and to resign my role as premier of Quebec.
(Lucien Bouchard)

We must admit that it is quite common that people do have affairs with their leading ladies and men.
(William H. Macy)

Funerals are emotional affairs.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Brazilian derbies can often be tasty affairs.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Debuts, they can be challenging little affairs.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Piper Perabo to wed 'Covert Affairs' co-worker, Stephen Kay.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Sadly, affairs are nowadays all-too-often almost commonplace.
(Daily Mail - News, )

American presidential elections are generally orderly affairs.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Learn some tips about how to manage another's financial affairs.
(USA Today - Money, )

Weddings are meant to be joyous affairs but often go very wrong.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Andrew G Marshall reveals how to overcome affairs in a marriage.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

There are no two ways about it – affairs can be hugely painful.
(The Independent - Love & Sex, )

Previous meetings between two clubs have rarely been dull affairs.
(Telegraph Sport in The Telegraph - Premier League, )

Drug use; spousal abuse; secret alcoholism; extra-marital affairs.
(Daily Mail - News, )

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