Quotes of determined

  1. America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live. – Jane Addams
  2. I'm a very determined person. – Kim Basinger
  3. It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance, sweeps away all obstacles. – Claude M. Bristol
  4. Journeys, like artists, are born and not made. A thousand differing circumstances contribute to them, few of them willed or determined by the will -whatever we may think. – Lawrence Durrell
  5. It's surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feelings toward themselves, and if you're not comfortable within yourself, you can't be comfortable with others. – Sydney J. Harris
  6. What we feel and think and are is to a great extent determined by the state of our ductless glands and viscera. – Aldous Huxley
  7. Screenplays I didn't really care about, journalism, travel books, getting my writer friends to write about their dreams or something. I just determined to write the books I had to write. – Kazuo Ishiguro
  8. I've been strong and determined all my life about many things I've wanted. – Calvin Klein
  9. My parents were determined to move into the middle class. – Martin Lewis Perl
  10. The bottom line is how do we best provide for the security of the traveling public in light of a determined enemy who is adept at constructing well -designed, well -concealed devices which would not show up in a walk -through metal detector? We're trying to employ the best technology to identify any possible threat. – John Pistole
  11. No inanimate object is ever fully determined by the laws of physics and chemistry. – Michael Polanyi
  12. Pitchers did me a favor when they knocked me down. It made me more determined I wouldn't let that pitcher get me out. They say you can't hit if you're on your back, but I didn't hit on my back. I got up. – Frank Robinson
  13. If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. therefore, respect every musician in his proper place. – Robert Schumann
  14. I'd started working when I was 21 and had been very determined about my career, very focused, even as a little kid, so it was something I had been working at for a long time. – Josh Schwartz
  15. Every thoughtful and kind -hearted person must regard with interest any device or plan which promises to enable at least the more intelligent, enterprising, and determined part of those who are not capitalists to cease to labor for hire. – Leland Stanford

Usage examples for determined

  1. " Dora is determined not to be happy," said Margaret; and then she added, in a whisper to Amy, " She was so very fond of poor Edward." – Amy Herbert by Elizabeth Sewell
  2. But he's still determined – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  3. The Government's absolutely determined about this thing- they can't afford to be anything else. – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  4. I went up- stairs determined to give it to you- Really. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  5. To be sure, if you feel you can't live without her, if you're determined to fight for her- Fight with whom? – Will Warburton by George Gissing
  6. It seems, she said, you are determined to go, and in that case there is something to be said. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  7. She was determined to have a reply- and she got it. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  8. He determined therefore to give the boy courage. – In Desert and Wilderness by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  9. But he had no sooner thought of it than he determined to carry it out. – Julian Home by Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  10. Surely it is perfectly proper that I, her Aunt- oh, very well, Benis, if you are determined to be silly. – The Window-Gazer by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  11. I'm determined that these Germans shall not escape." – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  12. But then, you were always determined to have your own way! – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  13. " Glencora, you are determined to make me angry. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  14. In their excitement they either lost their bearings or deliberately determined to attack. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  15. However, we determined to try and gain his consent. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  16. He was looking very anxious, but determined – A Strange Disappearance by Anna Katharine Green
  17. It was never there except when he was determined to have his way. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  18. Well, now I am determined – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  19. As for little Lyddy, he was determined she should have as pleasant a life as was possible. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. No; and what would Miss Florence Lloyd see in a man like that, to make her so determined to marry him? – The Gold Bag by Carolyn Wells

Rhymes for determined