Quotes of sufficient

  1. History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them. – B. R. Ambedkar
  2. Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day. – Samuel Butler
  3. Here before us was sufficient evidence to show that it really was an entrance to a tomb, and by the seals, to all outward appearances that it was intact. – Howard Carter
  4. With a painter's temperament, all that's needed are the means of expression sufficient to be intelligible to the wide public. – Paul Cezanne
  5. Those thinkers who cannot believe in any gods often assert that the love of humanity would be in itself sufficient for them; and so, perhaps, it would, if they had it. – Gilbert K. Chesterton
  6. If you make the unconditional commitment to reach your most important goals, if the strength of your decision is sufficient you will find the way and the power to achieve your goals. – Robert Conklin
  7. If there is no sufficient reason for war, the war party will make war on one pretext, then invent another... after the war is on. – Robert M. La Follette
  8. The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. – Vincent Van Gogh
  9. The mind and the voice by themselves are not sufficient – Mahalia Jackson
  10. Choose a field that will supply sufficient remuneration to provide adequately for your companion and your children. I bear testimony that these criteria are very important in choosing your life's work. – Thomas S. Monson
  11. I never was good at learning things. I did just enough work to pass. In my opinion it would have been wrong to do more than was just sufficient so I worked as little as possible. – Manfred von Richthofen
  12. We've restored life where life was extinct. It's no longer sufficient to bring the dead back to life. We must create from the beginning, we must build up our own creature, build it up from nothing. – Jimmy Sangster
  13. It is a great pity but tis certain from every day's observation of man, that he may be set on fire like a candle, at either end provided there is a sufficient wick standing out. – Laurence Sterne
  14. Women have seldom sufficient employment to silence their feelings; a round of little cares, or vain pursuits frittering away all strength of mind and organs, they become naturally only objects of sense. – Mary Wollstonecraft
  15. Many good qualities are not sufficient to balance a single want- the want of money. – Johann Georg Zimmermann

Usage examples for sufficient

  1. Such a force is at once necessary and sufficient – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  2. 2930, we may take a piece of sufficient size and fuller at a a, Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  3. Is not that answer sufficient – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  4. Would mine be sufficient – Grandmother Elsie by Martha Finley
  5. " None; but I should know it," he replied, " and that would be more than sufficient – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  6. Five minutes will often be sufficient – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  7. A light touch of a single finger was sufficient to raise the master on his feet. – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  8. It was sufficient for him to know that the little one was in distress and needed assistance. – If Any Man Sin by H. A. Cody
  9. The insult was sufficient – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  10. It will not be found sufficient – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  11. The payment for the girl is valuable things sufficient to fill balaua eighteen times, and other gifts in her new home. – Traditions of the Tinguian: A Study in Philippine Folk-Lore by Fay-Cooper Cole
  12. " One simple but sufficient reason- I haven't got anything to write about," answered Harry, smiling. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  13. There is positively no position which a man of sufficient mind, energy, and character cannot obtain, no reward he cannot win. – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  14. My reasons are sufficient for myself. – A Manifest Destiny by Julia Magruder
  15. It is sufficient that a man should do the work that is set out for him. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  16. One that shall be sufficient Signor Winfield. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  17. Evidently no sufficient watch was kept ahead of the French ships. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  18. And it was evident that she thought it to be sufficient – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  19. And He said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for My strength is made perfect in weakness. – Bible-Readings-for-the-Home-Circle by
  20. The mental absorption of this amount was sufficient – Memories of a Musical Life by William Mason

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