Usage examples for consequence

  1. Had I been here, and you done the same, the like must have been the consequence – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter
  2. " To this name I join the ideas of intelligence, power, will, which I have united in one, and that of goodness, which is a necessary consequence flowing from them. – Rousseau Volumes I. and II. by John Morley
  3. But that is a consequence not a cause. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  4. My being late once in a while is of no consequence – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. " Our courage is rising in spite and in consequence of the great misfortune," he said. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  6. Of course I mean about real things- nature, and all that- not silly stuff you find in history- books, which is of no consequence to anybody in the world. – Austin and His Friends by Frederic H. Balfour
  7. When that time comes, you will feel with Susan, that all such things are of no consequence – Amy Herbert by Elizabeth Sewell
  8. My dear boy, a few minutes are of no consequence – To-morrow? by Victoria Cross
  9. Through many long years she had clung to Madaline- she had thought her love and tender care of more consequence to the child than anything else. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  10. I mention this in consequence of what occurred afterwards. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  11. I am more to blame myself, for it was I gave it him, and know the consequence – Trial-of-Mary-Blandy by Roughead, William
  12. Any letters of consequence – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. The lock is not of the slightest consequence – A Gentleman Vagabond and Some Others by F. Hopkinson Smith
  14. " Miss Thornton," Mildred's attention was again aroused by her companion, " I want to tell you something, but I want you to promise me you will not have too much hope in consequence – The Red Cross Girls with the Russian Army by Margaret Vandercook
  15. I fully realised the consequence of the capture and occupation of Antwerp by the Germans. – 1914 by John French, Viscount of Ypres
  16. " Who I am is of no consequence was the reply. – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge
  17. I tell you I have business so important that nothing is of consequence beside it. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  18. However, I tell him it is of no consequence – Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
  19. In consequence there was a great deal of misery and poverty. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. Is the truth of the conclusion a necessary consequence of the truth of the premisses? – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto