- Often I found his silent signature on my thoughts, rendering speech inutile. - "Autobiography of a YOGI", Paramhansa Yogananda.
- The study of life at a distance is inutile; the study of it at close range is defective. - "The Book of Khalid", Ameen Rihani.
- Yet seems this vast and singular confection Wherein our scenery glints of scantest size, Inutile all- so far as reasonings tell. - "The Dynasts An Epic-Drama Of The War With Napoleon, In Three Parts, Nineteen Acts, And One Hundred And Thirty Scenes", Thomas Hardy.