No mistake

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • No mistake surely; without fail; as, it will happen at the appointed time, and no mistake .
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Quotations

  • Mary Wollstonecraft
    Mary Wollstonecraft
    “No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness.”
  • William E. Gladstone
    William%20E.%20Gladstone
    “No man ever became great or good except through many and great mistakes.”
  • Plutarch
    Plutarch
    “To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.”
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis%20Waitley
    “There are no mistakes or failures, only lessons.”
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel%20Butler
    “From a worldly point of view, there is no mistake so great as that of being always right.”
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert%20Hubbard
    “Intelligence is not to make no mistakes, But quickly to see how to make them good.”

Usage

In literature:

It is a sheer, and no mistake!
"Picked up at Sea" by J.C. Hutcheson
There was no mistaking the look; Slim was violently, murderously insane!
"The Man from the Bitter Roots" by Caroline Lockhart
There was no mistake, and an audible emotion.
"Loss and Gain" by John Henry Newman
Make no mistake of that!
"The Fifth Form at Saint Dominic's" by Talbot Baines Reed
Yet there could be no mistake.
"The Snowshoe Trail" by Edison Marshall
But there was no mistaking the expression of that rugged old countenance.
"Bert Lloyd's Boyhood" by J. McDonald Oxley
But he made no mistake as to the tree he showed them, and the fruit was ripe.
"Looking Backward" by Edward Bellamy
There is no mistaking eggs.
"Old Junk" by H. M. Tomlinson
Best tell you now, so there may be no mistake and no excuse.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
As it is no pleasure to be publicly called down, I am all the while trying to make no mistakes.
"At Plattsburg" by Allen French
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In poetry:

Ah, pray make no mistake,
We are not shy;
We're very wide awake,
The Moon and I!
"Proper Bride" by William Schwenck Gilbert
One day he got hold of a very big plank,
And with it he resolved to play some funny prank,
So he launched the plank into the lake,
Crying now I'll have some rare fun and no mistake.
"Bill Bowls, the Sailor" by William Topaz McGonagall
Mistake not, sweet sceptic, the cause of emotion,
No doubt can the mind of your lover invade;
He worships each look with such faithful devotion,
A smile can enchant, or a tear can dissuade.
"To Caroline: When I Hear That You Express An Affection So Warm" by Lord George Gordon Byron
Oh! aid me, do aid me, ye shepherds, I pray!
The time is fast flying, no longer I'll stay;
You cannot mistake her, there's none like her seen,
She's lovely as Venus, she moves like a Queen.
"A Pastoral" by Mary Ann H T Bigelow
De only diff'rence--me--I see
'Tween devil an' long-hair man
It’s hard to say, but I know it’s true,
W'en devil promise a t'ing to do
Dere’s no mistak', he kip it too--
I hope you understan'.
"The Devil" by William Henry Drummond
But one fine August morning I found myself awake
My birthday:--By Jove, I'm forty! Yes, forty, and no mistake!
Why, this is the very milestone, I think I used to hold,
That when a fellow had come to, a fellow would then be old!
"At A Meeting Of Friends" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

New START is no mistake.
There's no mistaking this for traditional strudel .
FULTON – Danny Willis is only 160 pounds, but make no mistake about it: he is a powerful runner.
Without even seeing a picture, there is no mistaking what these beetles must be.
Make no mistake, Kevin Garnett and Steve Nash are still world-class basketball players.
NEW YORK (CNN) — The Long Island Power Authority is assuring outraged customers that their latest electric bills with normal monthly charges are no mistake, despite some being in the dark for days or weeks after Superstorm Sandy.
There was no mistaking David Lee's tone after Southern Wayne held its third practice of the fall on Aug 2.
Make no mistake about it, this is a huge mistake for our President-elect.
There's no mistaking the similarities.
Make no mistake, I was thrilled at the offer.
1 running back and hopes for no more mistakes.
Mistake #3: Having no tolerance for failure.
There?s no mistaking the similarities.
LOS ANGELES—There's no mistaking the similarities.
It's a strange development to consider, make no mistake there.
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In science:

One alternative is to analyze the pure-literal rule, which is guaranteed to make no “mistakes” as long as it runs, then use other methods to analyze the remaining “core” formula; we understand that this analysis has been done successfully (and independently) by Kim [Kim].
Random MAX SAT, Random MAX CUT, and Their Phase Transitions
We exhibit a balanced Boolean function with a randomized evaluation procedure (with probability 0 of making a mistake) so that on uniformly random inputs, no input bit is read with probability more than Θ(n−1/2√log n).
Balanced Boolean functions that can be evaluated so that every input bit is unlikely to be read
Let E n If up to time t2ai with i = exp(n0.99 ) the localization test makes no mistake in identifying exactly all the crossings by R ◦ S of (0, 3n) which occur in the stopping holds.
Reconstructing a two-color scenery by observing it along a simple random walk path
Thus, E n test correct both hold; the localization test makes no mistake in identifying which of (0, 3n) occur in the same place up to time t2ai .
Reconstructing a two-color scenery by observing it along a simple random walk path
When a mistake occurs we indicate this by a 1 and when there is no mistake we write a 0.
Random scattering of bits by prediction
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