Quotes of finally

  1. Lord of the Rings was something I always wanted to do. I read the book when I was about 25, and I was always hoping if it was ever made into a feature film that I would be involved in some way. And then I finally got it, and I was over the moon. It was fantastic news. – Sean Bean
  2. First you forget names, then you forget faces. Next you forget to pull your zipper up and finally you forget to pull it down. – George Burns
  3. You know, it's been President Clinton's dream that we'll have finally a fully integrated Europe; and the steps that NATO will take to expand to the East, that's a commitment. – Warren Christopher
  4. And finally no matter how good the science gets, there are problems that inevitably depend on judgement, on art, on a feel for financial markets. – Martin Feldstein
  5. I was totally absorbed in the real world, the politics, the history, the news, and I just couldn't find my way into the fictional world... When I finally could return to writing the novel, it was in fits and starts. – David Guterson
  6. One should always look to the end of everything, how it will finally come out. For the god has shown blessedness to many only to overturn them utterly in the end. – Herodotus
  7. Truth, they say, is but too often in difficulties, but is never finally suppressed. – Titus Livius
  8. The nice thing about New York is that you're finally able to wear those winter clothes that have been sitting in your closet in mothballs. – Kyle MacLachlan
  9. Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory. – Orison Swett Marden
  10. I always wanted to write something illustrated, and the Details strip finally gave me the opportunity. – Rick Moody
  11. I finally reached the conclusion that mathematics was the study I was best fitted to follow, though I did not clearly see in what way I should turn the subject to account. – Simon Newcomb
  12. I have like 250 letters that I have to whittle it down to 150. Only then do you have the whole overview of a book. When it was finally edited, at least my take was, everybody's lying. You know? – Don Novello
  13. You cannot have companies where many of the largest ones lose money indefinitely without someone finally waving the white flag, and IBM is the most recent example of that. – Kevin Rollins
  14. It took me a while to figure that out and to realize what a gift that I had been given. And when I finally did, I dedicated myself to be the best pitcher I possibly could be, for as long as I possibly could be. – Nolan Ryan
  15. We played in Texas about a year ago, at Emo's, the famous country and western club in Austin. And I figured, well, if I'm finally gonna die onstage, that's where it's going to be! – Alan Vega

Usage examples for finally

  1. Up it went, finally – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  2. " They don't need to follow us in," Rick pointed out finally – The Egyptian Cat Mystery by Harold Leland Goodwin
  3. Finally the yarn is rinsed several times in soft water. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech
  4. It was Hartmut who broke the silence finally – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  5. Finally he said, " It was a rough one, all right." – New Apples in the Garden by Kris Ottman Neville
  6. " Well, we've got until morning," Garlock said, finally – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  7. And the day finally arrived when they were brought to light. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  8. Finally it comes to you that there's nothing to be afraid of except the silence. – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  9. Finally he was old, I young. – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  10. Finally he settled at Trieste. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright
  11. Finally the Ayamarcas got the worst of it, for they were nearly all killed or wounded. – History of the Incas by Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa
  12. Yes, he said finally I see an exciting future before you. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  13. 2935, and finally as in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  14. Muller hesitated, but finally took Pietro's hand, and dropped the issue. – Let'em Breathe Space by Lester del Rey
  15. Gradually, however, this habit was broken, and at first they went two or three days without an evacuation, then four or five days, and finally a week. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  16. " Now," Honey called finally – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
  17. His chance came finally – Shelled by an Unseen Foe by James Fiske
  18. " It's no odds who I be," said the stranger finally – The Auto Boys' Mystery by James A. Braden
  19. Finally Brownie stopped trying to get free and began to feel hungry. – The Tale of Brownie Beaver by Arthur Scott Bailey
  20. Finally there were only seven boys left, an' they refused to go any farther. – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney