Quotes of dominant

  1. You cannot escape the results of your thoughts Whatever your present environment may be you will fall remain or rise with your thoughts your vision your ideal You will become as small as your controlling desire as great as your dominant aspiration – James Lane Allen
  2. It is change continuing change inevitable change that is the dominant factor in society today No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is but the world as it will be – Isaac Asimov
  3. It seems to me that a mutually beneficial relationship between a man and woman requires the man to be dominant A sensible woman will allow the man to think he is the most important partner – Beryl Bainbridge
  4. I think we have a fascinating new and quite dominant input into politics and it wont go away From time to time people articulate a view that we should ban opinion polls but that's nonsense – Jim Bolger
  5. The thing I can say about Japan is they were progressive for a country that is very male dominant – Brandi Chastain
  6. The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long -term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination – Robert Frost
  7. In Japanese art space assumed a dominant role and its position was strengthened by Zen concepts – Stephen Gardiner
  8. Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts – Soren Kierkegaard
  9. Sports is like rock 'n' roll Both are dominant cultural forces both speak an international language and both are all about emotions – Pierre Auguste Renoir
  10. If there are dominant teams people enjoy discussing whether that's good or bad for the game and if there aren't any dominant teams then people enjoy discussing that – Al Michaels
  11. I'm not allowing my perspective to be dictated by the dominant culture – Holly Near
  12. I guess people think the taller you are the more dominant you have to be – Shaquille O'Neal
  13. When I was a girl the West was still young and the law of force of physical force was dominant – Agnes Smedley
  14. As the captain I was going to be having the dominant role in most of the episodes and that was appealing I wasn't interested in coming to Hollywood to sit around – Patrick Stewart
  15. Television is now the dominant factor in the lives of too many American children – Paul Weyrich

Usage examples for dominant

  1. Perseverance however was the dominant feature of Count Zeppelin's character he refused to be beaten – The Mastery of the Air by William J. Claxton
  2. In presenting that which has been dominant for the last two or three thousand years two thousand perhaps speaking roughly I am quite well aware that I shall have to seem to tell you what you perfectly well know what I have said on other occasions but it is necessary for me to run over it and I will do so as briefly as I can setting it before you in outline as a whole so that you may see it in contrast with the other theory which I shall then endeavor to set forth also as a whole – Our Unitarian Gospel by Minot Savage
  3. But whatever might have been the dominant interest of the young ladies Master Hale was quite as practical in his teaching in the early hours of the day as with the boys in the later classes ” – Nathan Hale by Jean Christie Root
  4. On the other hand when we come to examine the words of barbarian origin we find that they relate to the character of the dominant race and their rule over the natives – Roumania Past and Present by James Samuelson
  5. If she could only get her arms about his neck she could win and hold him and what was far more important she could conquer herself for great as she knew her love to be she was fully aware of the hold her ambition had upon her and she dreaded lest that influence should become dominant in this hour – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  6. The spirit of knowledge once released from its imprisonment became a dominant power in the world and as time went on the people demanded a voice in the management of affairs ” – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  7. But he was alive and life was a reality to him the will to live a dominant force – The Hidden Places by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  8. “ I have to keep her in order in that respect said Jake Bolton with a sudden smile that swept all the somewhat dominant lines from his face – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  9. These are the dominant marks of our era – Studies in Literature by John Morley
  10. “ Pilate seems caught by the great spirit of Jesus dominant under such treatment – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  11. In the case of Ireland this is the inevitable result of the method of choosing because elections occur only one at a time on the death of a representative peer and his successor is always taken from the dominant that is the Unionist party – The Government of England (Vol. I) by A. Lawrence Lowell
  12. We should not fail to build upon another dominant note in the Odyssey much that we should like the children to have the note of home and home coming the hearth stone and the sheltering roof – Literature in the Elementary School by Porter Lander MacClintock
  13. The difficulty that troubles him is the origin of a dominant character – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  14. Do not the records of these old world civilisations show us the dominant position of the mother in relation to the life of the race – The Truth About Woman by C. Gasquoine Hartley
  15. The House of Commons having been elected while the Presbyterians were dominant by no means represented the general sense of the people – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  16. The need of phosphoric acid is so common that it is the sole plant food in much fertilizer and the dominant element in practically all the remainder on the market – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  17. The dominant expression of Mensmore's face as he sat and listened was one of disappointment – A Mysterious Disappearance by Gordon Holmes
  18. With the largest freedom of thought that must always be where there are strong men yet there must of necessity be the one dominant will if the administration is to be a powerful one – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  19. And yet acknowledged power would have been sweet to that dominant spirit – Emily Brontë by A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson