Usage examples for benefits

  1. The savage gains new means of comfort and support, cloth, iron, and gunpowder; yet these apparent benefits have often proved but instruments of ruin. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  2. This generation would get a large benefit, but the benefits to future generations would be far greater. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  3. It has certainly brought to a large class the benefits of such an education as otherwise would have been out of their reach, and has awakened through the State and the country, and even in foreign lands, a new interest in the University. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  4. Thus the equilibrium of benefits will be restored. – The Allen House or Twenty Years Ago and Now by T. S. Arthur
  5. They were assured that each of these had enjoyed the benefits of " pull" of some sort. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  6. True, I question if the benefits experienced here were equal to those which are said to have been realized in similar circumstances elsewhere. – Change in the Village by (AKA George Bourne) George Sturt
  7. As long as you put up with worthless makeshifts, you are paying the price of a Cluthe Truss over and over without getting any of its benefits. – Cluthe's Advice to the Ruptured by Chas. Cluthe & Sons
  8. One of the benefits conferred upon them by trench warfare is the necessity of living thus nearer to their soldiers, and this gives them an opportunity of winning their affection. – War by Pierre Loti
  9. In neglecting it we expose ourselves to the loss of the benefits of progress, even to making our most persistent efforts turn to our own hurt. – The Simple Life by Charles Wagner
  10. Before the student passes from under the treatment, he is thoroughly aware of the benefits which the work has brought about. – Stammering, Its Cause and Cure by Benjamin Nathaniel Bogue
  11. I am thankful for all my benefits, truly I am. – Marjorie Dean College Freshman by Pauline Lester
  12. Still, however qualified a view might be taken of its benefits, it had to be recognized, even in Germany, that it was an inevitable movement, and to some extent at all events indispensable from the woman's point of view. – The Task of Social Hygiene by Havelock Ellis
  13. The death benefits are five times the weekly salary, with a minimum of sixty dollars and a maximum of one hundred and fifty dollars. – The Romance of a Great Store by Edward Hungerford
  14. Realization of benefits for health is a conscious holding of them in mind as present in you. – Mastery of Self by Frank Channing Haddock
  15. An hour will come, with pleasure to relate Your sorrows past, as benefits of fate. – The Revolution in Tanner's Lane by Mark Rutherford
  16. The word of the gospel offers him freely to you, with all his benefits, interests, and advantages. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  17. The men have been grumbling for a year and more because we couldn't get the benefits of the law. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White