- Forgetful of all the principles of strategy, of which Bonaparte's conduct afforded so many examples, he opposed to the landing of Abercromby a few isolated corps, which were unable to withstand the enemy's attack, while the English army might have been entirely annihilated had all the disposable troops been sent against it. - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
- On these, the disposable tracts of country are distinguished from those which have been disposed of. - "A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America", S. A. Ferrall.
- However, there is no other disposable craft. - "Hurricane Hurry", W.H.G. Kingston.