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Quotes of miraculous

  1. The Magnificent Seven was really kind of a miraculous event that took place in my life. – James Coburn
  2. On rare occasions one does hear of a miraculous case of a married couple falling in love after marriage, but on close examination it will be found that it is a mere adjustment to the inevitable. – Emma Goldman
  3. No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony be of such a kind, that its falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavors to establish. – David Hume
  4. Moralities, ethics, laws, customs, beliefs, doctrines- these are of trifling import. All that matters is that the miraculous become the norm. – Henry Miller
  5. Oh, the miraculous energy that flows between two people who care enough to get beyond surfaces and games, who are willing to take the risks of being totally open, of listening, of responding with the whole heart. How much we can do for each other. – Alex Noble
  6. Now between the meanings of words and their sounds there is ordinarily no discoverable relation except one of accident; and it is therefore miraculous to the mystic, when words which make sense can also make a uniform objective structure of accents and rhymes. – John C. Ransom
  7. That's easy to answer: I never had any special appetite for filmmaking, but you have to make a living and it is miraculous to earn a living working in film. – Alain Resnais
  8. White Man, let us stand together to secure the survival of your people and my people, for they are one and the same- they are our beloved, miraculous wonderful, blessed and masterful white race! – George Lincoln Rockwell
  9. Such is the miraculous nature of the future of exiles: what is first uttered in the impotence of an overheated apartment becomes the fate of nations. – Salman Rushdie
  10. The writers keep managing to turn the show in on itself, coming up with something that's well thought -out and miraculous – Kiefer Sutherland
  11. I want to lift the audience to the miraculous in human nature. After all, we shouldn't be here, with all the odds against us in nature. It's kind of unusual and wonderful! – Paul Taylor

Usage examples for miraculous

  1. Two years of such happiness seems almost miraculous in the life of a king. – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. 4. The whole life and character of Jesus were supernatural and miraculous in this sense. – Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors by James Freeman Clarke
  3. She was lost in a miraculous vision. – The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  4. " Miraculous liniment," he chuckled as he started down the street; " but I'm mighty glad the bottle's been broken." – Sube Cane by Edward Bellamy Partridge
  5. Doubt, suffering, and a miraculous escape from terrible peril had inspired the joyous- hearted Heinz with the desire to renounce the world. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  6. Without that conviction I should have no faith whatever in the miraculous work to which my life is devoted. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  7. What brings about such a miraculous cure? – Stammering, Its Cause and Cure by Benjamin Nathaniel Bogue
  8. Now, this is the true function of the miraculous – The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus by G. A. Chadwick
  9. That the agent should have in stock the very window she had imagined seemed a miracle, and she was encouraged to think some miraculous thing had happened when the priest asked her to tell him exactly what her window was like. – The Untilled Field by George Moore
  10. He ends his letter, It seems truly miraculous that in so short a space of time so much should be done with the various institutions. – Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind by Frances Martin
  11. Robertlet was as much like Frau Dremmel as he might have been if Frau Dremmel had herself produced him in some miraculous manner entirely unassisted. – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  12. The inhabitants came off from various parts of the shore to congratulate him on what they deemed a miraculous preservation, for they had been watching the vessel the whole morning with great anxiety, and putting up prayers for her safety. – Peter Parley's Tales About America and Australia by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  13. Usually I handle these inquiries myself when the victim can't tear himself away from contemplating the miraculous flow of liquid gold long enough to come here. – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  14. She said it as if there was something miraculous in it that an agent might actually consent to be seen about that little house on the morrow. – The Debit Account by Oliver Onions
  15. That was pure chance- a Heaven- sent, miraculous coincidence! – Ted and the Telephone by Sara Ware Bassett
  16. It was little short of miraculous that the accountant should have become anxious in presence of the increasing gloom in that corner, where he had divined rather than perceived the abyss. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  17. And finally Piotr, who dared anything for his master, sent, secretly, for Kashkine- whom he believed endowed with miraculous powers wherever his Prince was concerned. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  18. The great thinkers of the ages have all been agreed as to the impossibility of finding sufficient proofs and meanings of religion either from Nature or from some supernatural source flowing in a miraculous manner towards our earth. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  19. Three sharply contrasted effects are called for: the wood- chopper's hut, dark and humble; and, set against this, the earthly splendor of the cathedral chancel, which in its turn is dimmed by the miraculous presence of the angel. – Why the Chimes Rang: A Play in One Act by Elizabeth Apthorp McFadden
  20. The whole thing was so miraculous to him, he could scarcely find expression. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild