proverb However careful you try to be, it is inevitable that some unfortunate or unforeseen events will occur: problems like these should not occur, but accidents will happen
More example sentences
- Sometimes these things just happen as not even one method of contraception is 100% reliable, so accidents will happen, unfortunately!
- ‘They have a structured training system but, at the end of the day, any training system run by human beings is subject to accidents, and accidents will happen,’ said Mr Brownson.
- Yes, we regret the loss of four lives, but throughout the history of war, accidents will happen, innocents will be killed.
Definition of accidents will happen in the best regulated families in:
- The US English dictionary