Wealth and society encourage civilization, which is advantageous to everyone.
The German emperor shared this desire, but Bismarck and the Austrian emperor wished to substitute for the imperial league some more advantageous combination.
Men who want to fight will always put themselves in the most advantageous conditions for fighting.
But the question whether the camp was advantageous or disadvantageous remained for him undecided.
"How evidently he belongs to the best society," said she to a third; and the vicomte was served up to the company in the choicest and most advantageous style, like a well-garnished joint of roast beef on a hot dish.