One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Make any concession to avoid being disturbed.
- ‘But you get the feeling he'll do anything for a quiet life.’
- ‘I will normally do anything for a quiet life but on this occasion I couldn't.’
- ‘The amount I donate is pathetically little compared to how much I spend on books, but there you are - we've already established I do anything for a quiet life.’
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