Quotes of rooted

  1. Falling in Place was meant to be very much rooted in a place and time, and music was a part of that. – Ann Beattie
  2. If you feel rooted in your home and family, if you're active in your community, there's nothing more empowering. The best way to make a difference in the world is to start by making a difference in your own life. – Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  3. Most films are rooted in a book or a comic strip, but I don't go out there saying I want to do adaptations. – Ralph Fiennes
  4. I don't like to be entertaining. I don't like the feeling of being entertaining. If there was a musical or a comedy that was not just for entertainment but was rooted in something I could relate to on a real level, then I think I would do it. – Ryan Gosling
  5. If there is one principle more deeply rooted in the mind of every American, it is that we should have nothing to do with conquest. – Thomas Jefferson
  6. With a foreign policy appropriately rooted in some sense of humanitarian decency, the Central African crisis will not be easily ignored by American policymakers. It screams for remedy. – Michael Johns
  7. Christianity is usually called a religion. As a religion it has had a wider geographic spread and is more deeply rooted among more peoples than any other religion in the history of mankind. – Kenneth Scott Latourette
  8. No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man. No study, pursued under compulsion, remains rooted in the memory. – Plato
  9. Every social organisation which is rooted in life still lasts a long time, even after the conditions from which it drew its strength have changed in a manner unfavourable to it. – Karl Radek
  10. We shouldn't waste any more time in making sure that democracy is properly rooted in our political life and the supremacy of the law becomes an integral part of our state's structure. – Ahmet Necdet Sezner
  11. There is not a passion so strongly rooted in the human heart as envy. – Richard Brinsley Sheridan
  12. But the citizens of Cincinnati loved their Reds because they won, no matter what their addresses had been the year before. They rooted for the Old -English 'C' on the players' shirts. – John Thorn
  13. There was always a creative impulse in me but I never felt rooted to anything. – Fred Ward

Usage examples for rooted

  1. The commission concluded that the causes of the riot were rooted in resentment against racial discrimination and poverty. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  2. The Allies on their part seemed rooted to the soil. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  3. In a moment she was gone, leaving Copernicus rooted to the floor and dumb with amazement. – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  4. Here to- day, apparently rooted there to- morrow, and just as much at home. – The Promised Land by Mary Antin
  5. I went cold and stood rooted waiting till one of them could come out and speak to me. – A Diary Without Dates by Enid Bagnold
  6. I wanted to fly, but was rooted to the spot. – Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier
  7. Would you have any deeply rooted objections to marrying me at six o'clock this evening? – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  8. A child in our path screamed aloud, rooted to the spot with terror. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  9. He felt himself rooted to the ground, felt afraid to move. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  10. The Scarlet and White Turnip- rooted are fine for early use. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  11. She stood still, rooted to the spot with a great horror. – The New Tenant by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. And seeing Nekhludoff, whom he had known before all these lies had rooted themselves within him, reminded him of what he then was. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  13. It seemed that reserve was a deep- rooted instinct with him, and he was inclined to keep to himself all that he discovered. – The Explorer by W. Somerset Maugham
  14. I am not certain he never had, but for Rob of the Angels, he had the deep- rooted feeling of his chief in regard to the animals. – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  15. " I studied it not wisely but too well in my youth, and it taught me a lot of words that have always seemed to me peculiarly effective in the expression of thought, but to which generals and statesmen and the other small fry of what is called public life, seem to have a rooted objection. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  16. She was so tall that her uncovered head was visible over them as she followed some winding footpath, and Alan stood like a man rooted to the ground until he saw her enter the grey house. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  17. Constantly that great gathering rooted for another run- just one more. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish
  18. The malady becomes rooted in the muscular system. – Stammering, Its Cause and Cure by Benjamin Nathaniel Bogue
  19. There may have been many in those days deeply rooted in the faith, but for most part they remained invisible. – Sketches of the Covenanters by J. C. McFeeters

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