Usage examples for ruler

  1. That day, for the first time, I was ruler of the world. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Finding him a moderate and useful ruler they soon gave him the title of king. – Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4) by Plutarch
  3. But the richest citizens, who were so fond of their ruler that they could not live out of his sight, had their houses just beyond the park, in the rear of the Palace, on a piece of ground which they called Palace Gardens. – The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. To have the instincts of the ruler and no slaves to carry out my will. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  5. The self- exiled ruler had paid a heavy price for his daughter's vow, though he had never acknowledged it to himself. – The World For Sale, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  6. He comes to be accepted as the world ruler and is commonly worshipped by the people. – Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation by S. D. Gordon
  7. The scenes shift constantly and by watching them, Ozma, the girl Ruler is able to discover events taking place in any part of her kingdom. – Little Wizard Stories of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  8. I know why: it is because he is great, and genius looks forth from his eyes, because he must succeed and become a ruler of men. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  9. " So I have to return home sad- hearted without settin' my eyes on the face of a woman I honor and set store by, a good wife, a good mother, a good ruler – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  10. Queen Janahara, together with her father and her brother, would be the real ruler of India. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  11. Be it added, however, that in this instance Shadrach and his friends deserved all they got, since, even allowing for a certain amount of false evidence, undoubtedly, for the purposes of robbery and private hate, they did betray those whom their ruler had sent them to guide and protect. – Queen Sheba's Ring by H. Rider Haggard
  12. The third was called the Dark Lord, and he was the ruler of the water. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  13. " Hadrian is our ruler as well as yours," answered the young girl. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. Lord Dunraven was a Home Ruler but had been no supporter of the Irish party. – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn
  15. The first was called the Yellow Ancient, and he was the ruler of the earth. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  16. And yet in that thorough knowledge of the habits and tastes of the great mass, which gives wisdom to a ruler he was far inferior to the earl. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  17. The most modern ruler of this kind is " our essence," or " man." – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner
  18. He had just become, by the death of Licinius, sole ruler of the Roman world. – Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom by T. W. Allies
  19. Indeed he was a bad man as well as a bad ruler – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. Prince is on his brow, and ruler in his bearing. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë