Dictionary.net

Loading...

Quotes of inevitable

  1. Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable solutions are not. – Isaac Asimov
  2. I go out there and make a fool of myself. It's inevitable – Armand Assante
  3. The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top. – Joyce Brothers
  4. Virtue knows that it is impossible to get on without compromise, and tunes herself, as it were, a trifle sharp to allow for an inevitable fall in playing. – Samuel Butler
  5. Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable – Coco Chanel
  6. Violent statements and threats cannot provide a solution to the problem. They can only exacerbate feeling and make a clash of forces inevitable – Stafford Cripps
  7. Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is destiny. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  8. One must choose between Obscurity with Efficiency, and Fame with its inevitable collateral of Bluff. – William McFee
  9. The loss of national identity is the greatest defeat a nation can know, and it is inevitable under the contemporary form of colonization. – Slobodan Milosevic
  10. Multi- polarisation has become an inevitable trend in the process of shaping a global political pattern and has been widely welcomed by the international community as it reflects the common interests and aspiration of the overwhelming majority of countries. – Li Peng
  11. We believe world peace is inevitable – Anne Perry
  12. It's inevitable your environment will influence what you do. – Duncan Sheik
  13. It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated... it is finished when it surrenders. – Ben Stein
  14. It is so friendly so simply friendly and though inevitable not a sadness and though occurring not a shock. – Gertrude Stein
  15. Death is inevitable but Life- that's the tricky bit where things happen. – Simon Travaglia

Usage examples for inevitable

  1. To get into this state, great patience was required; what has been for years inevitable was not to be brought about until all manner of suffering. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  2. The necessary and inevitable result of the conspiracy was that Parliament, which did not enter on the session until January 1606, still further increased the existing severity of its laws. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  3. A delay at this place was inevitable as all the passes over the Himahlya range were closed. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  4. She had loved without being asked to love- a natural, sometimes an inevitable chance, but big with misery. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  5. The inevitable gig appeared at the door. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  6. He himself opposed Count Daru's policy, as he did not wish to prevent what might lead to the separation of Church and State, but now he thought they were free to carry out the separation, as Rome had made it inevitable – Letters From Rome on the Council by Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger
  7. The thing seemed too inevitable to be anything but right. – Hyacinth 1906 by George A. Birmingham
  8. But the inevitable run of bad luck came. – The Sins of Séverac Bablon by Sax Rohmer
  9. The only comfort is that it was inevitable – Harriet Martineau by Florence Fenwick Miller
  10. He would not submit to the inevitable – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  11. The long- promised- the inevitable battle was at hand. – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  12. It was almost inevitable that, in moving about, she should frequently regard her own figure. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  13. It was inevitable and its time was near. – An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad
  14. Why had she not seen before that it was inevitable – A Modern Chronicle, Volume 6 by Winston Churchill
  15. It was inevitable that he should think upon what had happened to him in the meantime. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  16. But, though death was inevitable Elizabeth did not borrow trouble from that solemn fact. – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  17. At his age he faced the near approach of that inevitable fact, and he didn't hesitate to look beyond. – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  18. Still it was necessary to accept the inevitable and he set his teeth and said nothing. – A Beautiful Alien by Julia Magruder
  19. But one must be quite sure that it is inevitable – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  20. Is it, more than once or twice, inevitable – Figures of Several Centuries by Arthur Symons