far from the point

See: irrelevant
References in classic literature ?
The fiery mountain must have been situated about the 45@ south latitude on the invisible part of the disc; but, to Barbicane's great displeasure, the curve which the projectile was describing was taking it far from the point indicated by the eruption.
But really I think that we are wandering rather far from the point.
FENCING, says local coach Peter Russell, has the outside image of an elitist sport, but that is far from the point.
We're not far from the point where it will be seen as weird not to be gay.
Rather, the decision on how a commodity is ultimately marketed to consumers is typically made far from the point of production.
While great progress has been made, the world is far from the point where justice is applied uniformly.