Earlier this year, the two candidates pledged a clean campaign, one that was above the fray, serious-minded.
But I can't imagine any serious-minded man in a serious time reading this book and not getting hope and courage from it.
He saw his duty plainly; he was serious-minded; he had no sense of humour.
serious-minded youths never know enough not to believe what a girl says.
His attitude was comically that of a serious-minded European tourist.
And then he is a serious-minded man now, is Monsieur Georges.
A serious-minded maid served them with salad and thin bread-and-butter.
They were serious-minded people who saw nowhere in the world any adequate embodiment of religion.
He was a very steady, serious-minded person, and yet full of life and fun.
Well, you had better let me take it; I'm sure it is too frivolous for you serious-minded librarians to read.