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Usage examples for indestructible

  1. And so to- day more than ever the Downs have come to stand as a symbol of an England half lost, which might seem to be passing away, but that is, as indeed these hills assure us, eternal and indestructible the very England of our hearts, which cannot die. – England of My Heart--Spring by Edward Hutton
  2. Matter is uncreatable and indestructible Nature and man can only form and transform. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  3. He anew takes in marriage apostate Israel, and in such a manner that now the bond of love becomes firm and indestructible – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  4. The process of burning, demonstrates that peat consists of two kinds of substance; one of which, the larger portion, is combustible, and is organic or vegetable matter; the other, smaller portion, remaining indestructible by fire is inorganic matter or ash. – Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel by Samuel William Johnson
  5. It was an exceedingly beautiful and decorative lace, and almost indestructible – Chats on Old Lace and Needlework by Emily Leigh Lowes
  6. From her discouraged and embarrassed commerce arose a greater blessing, apparently indestructible – An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans by Lydia Maria Child
  7. They are dependent upon the persistence of a set of ideas, and so long as these ideas are unshaken they are substantially indestructible – A Grammar of Freethought by Chapman Cohen
  8. I only say it in envy of his indestructible youth anyway. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  9. Every conceivable device in the way of arms and armour, brute strength and means of escape, seemed to be adopted in their development, as if they were the final and indestructible outcome of the life- principle. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe
  10. He whose easily won heart and susceptible fancy had urged him from one commonplace love to another had been bound by the Queen with chains of indestructible and supernatural power. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  11. " But we, in our new ark, mysterious, impenetrable, indestructible shall carry with us neither plants nor animals. – Underground Man by Gabriel Tarde
  12. First among these is strict integrity in fulfilling all our obligations; second, to secure protection to the person and property of the citizen of the United States in each and every portion of our common country, wherever he may choose to move, without reference to original nationality, religion, color, or politics, demanding of him only obedience to the laws and proper respect for the rights of others; third, union of all the States, with equal rights, indestructible by any constitutional means. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  13. Seeing then that the immortal is indestructible must not the soul, if she is immortal, be also imperishable? – Phaedo The Last Hours Of Socrates by Plato
  14. It is in the moral world like atoms or sub- atoms in the physical, primary, indestructible – Pragmatism A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking by William James
  15. Entrusted to the hard stone, an inscription becomes obliterated; entrusted to a Butterfly's wing, it is indestructible – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre
  16. Children may be strangled, but Deeds never; they have an indestructible life, both in and out of our consciousness. – Self Help by Samuel Smiles
  17. Explain as we may the fortitude, inspiration, enthusiasm, exalted purpose, indestructible hope, and unconquerable faith of the Covenanters under the cruel treatment and prolonged persecution they endured, we must reach the conclusion that their strength lay in their Covenanted union with the Lord Jesus Christ. – Sketches of the Covenanters by J. C. McFeeters
  18. Why should we not admit- and ultimately prove- that the atom of organic force called a soul is indestructible and exists forever? – Editorials-from-the-Hearst-Newspapers by Brisbane, Arthur
  19. Such persons convince themselves with regard to the eternal, necessary, law- governed order of things, and seek to acquire ideas which are indestructible and are only confirmed by the contemplation of that which is transient. – The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller by Calvin Thomas
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