Usage examples for destiny

  1. The poems deal with one theme, the destiny of the chosen people. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  2. But the day of his destiny is over. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  3. This day Chance or Destiny or Fate- whatever you may choose to call it- saved him from destruction. – Then I'll Come Back to You by Larry Evans
  4. Who brought me to this destiny? – Four Plays of Gil Vicente by Gil Vicente
  5. And now, by chance,- or was it destiny, in this its favorite mask? – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. I look up to you as one whose destiny must be high. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  7. Now I yield to my destiny. – The Great Mogul by Louis Tracy
  8. And tonight I want to speak directly to America's younger generation, because you hold the destiny of our nation in your hands. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  9. Tomorrow would be a great day, and, since the Saadat was to control its destiny, what other end could there be but happiness? – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  10. Destiny was stronger than even the genius of a great man. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  11. A strange feeling of destiny seems to come over us as we first look into the beautiful face we were born to love. – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  12. I mean the man of d- d- destiny! – The Redemption of David Corson by Charles Frederic Goss
  13. For the first time in two years the chancellor felt that the destiny of Lutha was safe in the hands of her king. – The Mad King by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  14. Paul could imagine her, in her great humiliation, solitary among the ruins of her high destiny, hiding her wounds; too sensitive to face the curiosity, too proud to brook the pity, of the world. – Grey Roses by Henry Harland
  15. Here Destiny placed us, and here is our work, and we must do it the best we can. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace
  16. It was Gral's destiny yet to know that a mere day's effort was only the beginning. – The Beginning by Henry Hasse
  17. It can carry, then, no confident assertion as to the meaning and destiny of the universe as a whole. – Preaching and Paganism by Albert Parker Fitch
  18. Marcus went to sleep with the satisfaction of a man who is in full control of destiny. – Mezzerow Loves Company by Floyd L. Wallace
  19. He let Destiny alone, and did his best instead. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  20. My destiny is in your hands. – The Valiants of Virginia by Hallie Erminie Rives