- There was no gainsaying the old Herr when he was thus decided, and the Lieutenant left the room to do as he was requested. - "Quicksands", Adolph Streckfuss.
- 50, No. 2. The double sixths and more complicated phraseology do not render the later superior to the early Mazurka, yet there is no gainsaying the fact that this is a noble composition. - "Chopin: The Man and His Music", James Huneker.
- Wordsworth enunciated his doctrines as if he had never met with, and never expected to meet with, any gainsaying of them. - "Robert Browning", Edward Dowden.