Apart from the result, your intention was good.
The cost apart, the building will take a lot of time.
Joking aside, what do you mean to do?
Before everything you should take better care of your health.
Joking aside, what are you trying to say?
Apart from his parents, no one knows him well.
Apart from the cost, the color of the tie doesn't suit me.
Apart from the cost, the dress doesn't suit you.
Apart from his parents, nobody would defend the suspect.
Leaving what it means to one side, what's with the high-falutin' language?