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Usage examples for ruling

  1. Your ruling passion is the love of humanity. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. Truly, he furnished a striking instance of the ruling passion strong in death. – Queen Sheba's Ring by H. Rider Haggard
  3. And, remember, the Browns made the ruling first. – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  4. Then I shall point out that your ruling is based upon a personal opinion because you don't know anything about the process. – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith
  5. After that she never attempted to change his ruling – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  6. The triumvirate ruling at Prague- Thurn, Ruppa, and Hohenlohe- were anxious for a decision from Frederic. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. I The Ruling Element " Jason and His Men." – A Fleece of Gold Five Lessons from the Fable of Jason and the Golden Fleece by Charles Stewart Given
  8. God is here seen ruling states, judging in the earth, remembering Israel in bondage, and setting him free, providing supernatural food and water, guiding him by the fiery cloud. – The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus by G. A. Chadwick
  9. Only waiting to throw a glass of water in his direction, the dream- child demanded my ruling in a voice shaking with indignation. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  10. For centuries there had always been a Riego living in this fortress- like palace, ruling this portion of the New World with the whole majesty of his race. – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  11. The same instinct was ruling the history of European Greece as well. – The Ancient East by D. G. Hogarth
  12. There, too, the power was passing from the many to one: first from many ruling families to one family, then from all the individual members of that family to a supreme and permanent head- the Tsar. – A Short History of Russia by Mary Platt Parmele
  13. A man can handle 200 to 300 acres, and at the ruling prices for wheat of recent years, taking the average obtained by good farmers, the returns will run from $ 9. 60 to $ 14. 00 per acre and more for his share. – Wheat Growing in Australia by Australia Department of External Affairs
  14. There is, first of all, the ruling class woman. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair
  15. But what has that to do with the Doctor's ruling – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  16. I urged Gordon to obey that ruling last spring. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  17. You know as well as I do what a complete possession any ruling idea takes of her whole nature. – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  18. Mrs. Maysworth was the ruling spirit of a little bunch of prosperous Homeburg people who lived at the end of Milk Street- we used to call it the cream end of Milk Street. – Homeburg Memories by George Helgesen Fitch
  19. She had set her heart on ruling in the great leather- merchant's house, and she did not know how to bear her disappointment. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  20. Pity was always Mary's ruling passion. – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell
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