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Quotes of Transforming

  1. A new kind of mind thus beings to come into being which is based on the development of a common meaning that is constantly transforming in the process of the dialogue. – David Bohm
  2. Woodrow Wilson called for leaders who, by boldly interpreting the nation's conscience, could lift a people out of their everyday selves. That people can be lifted into their better selves is the secret of transforming leadership. – James MacGregor Burns
  3. You're never able to please everybody, especially when you're transforming a country like Russia. – Anatoly Chubais
  4. Manufacturers employ more than 14 million Americans doing what Americans do best, making things, building things, transforming raw materials into finished products. – John Engler
  5. The innovative spirit was America's strongest attribute, transforming everything into a brave new world, but there lingered an insecurity about the arts. – Arthur Erickson
  6. More than anything, people want the reality of the discussion at hand. If what is going on in that building is the real thing, if the transforming love and power of Jesus Christ is being experienced, you can sit on a metal folding chair or in a plush theater seat. – Bill Hybels
  7. Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend. – Martin Luther King, Jr.
  8. I mean, making art is about objectifying your experience of the world, transforming the flow of moments into something visual, or textual, or musical, whatever. Art creates a kind of commentary. – Barbara Kruger
  9. This election is a critical step in that overall plan- transforming the Iraqi government into a fully constitutional one, able to secure its own borders and ensure the safety of its citizens. – John M. McHugh
  10. The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet. – Adrienne Rich
  11. America is the civilization of people engaged in transforming themselves. In the past, the stars of the performance were the pioneer and the immigrant. Today, it is youth and the Black. – Harold Rosenberg
  12. Advertising is the genie which is transforming America into a place of comfort, luxury and ease for millions. – William Allen White
  13. The joy we get as actors is out of transforming ourselves into something that's not necessarily anything true to ourselves. And it's a power- not being yourself, and being in the role; it's just like another prop. – Reese Witherspoon
  14. Transforming a line like that makes it into a belly laugh instead of a laugh against us. – Terence Young

Usage examples for Transforming

  1. The difficulty of transforming that nominal assent into a reality is enormous in such a community as ours. – On Compromise by John Morley
  2. Some years ago a young correspondent sent me what he evidently thought was a brilliant new discovery- the transforming of a square into a Greek cross in four pieces by cuts all parallel to the sides of the square. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  3. Among the forces capable of transforming the will and increasing happiness, there is perhaps none in more universal use than this beauty. – The Simple Life by Charles Wagner
  4. V By the firelight and the twilight, the Young Lady is finishing a letter to Herbert,- writing it, literally, on her knees, transforming thus the simple deed into an act of devotion. – Backlog Studies by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 23, 2009
  5. There was never need of a transforming miracle; you have been that, always, yourself. – Then I'll Come Back to You by Larry Evans
  6. We must renew that commitment by giving seniors access to the preventive medicine and new drugs that are transforming health care in America. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. A sliding scale goes from the simplest prayer- experience of the ordinary man to that complete self- loss and complete self- finding, which is called the transforming union of the saint; and somewhere in this series, every human soul can find a place. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill
  8. And there he has stayed; and transforming his pages into the Royal Academy of pictorial satire, his alone among all the comic papers has forced its way into the library and taken up its position in the boudoir. – The History of "Punch" by M. H. Spielmann
  9. Is the Minister of Foreign Affairs so willing to call in foreign nations by this blockade, thus transforming a purely domestic and municipal question into an international, public one? – Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862 by Adam Gurowski
  10. Mrs. Brookenham had passed half round the room with the glide that looked languid but that was really a remarkable form of activity, and had given a transforming touch, on sofa and chairs, to three or four crushed cushions. – The Awkward Age by Henry James
  11. Dr. Dernburg, then, had not a chance during the eight months of his activity in America of transforming her into a pro- German country, and it is certain that no one else could have done it in his place. – My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
  12. He was the first American: the very personification of that native sense of destiny and high mission in the world, and of that good- natured tolerance for the half- spent peoples of Europe, which is the American spirit; a living and vocal product, as it were, of all the material and spiritual forces that were transforming the people of the British plantations into a new nation. – Beginnings of the American People by Carl Lotus Becker
  13. King James was able to form plans for transforming its constitution in such a manner as to make it consistent with the authority of the crown. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  14. Pere Lenegre admitted himself that though he actually saw milor transforming himself into citizen Rouget, he could hardly believe his eyes, so complete was the change. – The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy
  15. Steadily, but rapidly, the transforming work went on, until the man was complete; the ideal was realized. – The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.
  16. A moment elapsed before he spoke, a transforming moment. – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  17. He sees events worked out to the issue; he sees people expressing themselves in deeds and words, transforming themselves and others for good or bad, calling upon him for approval or condemnation, or for sympathy. – Literature in the Elementary School by Porter Lander MacClintock
  18. The mighty influence of Christianity, on the other hand, is being felt by all in the land; and the thousand- headed, thousand- handed civilization of the West is grasping and slowly transforming all their ideas of life. – India’s Problem Krishna or Christ by John P. Jones
  19. It seemed grey at first, but the higher it flew the lighter it became, and the friendly sunshine shone through it, transforming it. – The Son of His Mother by Clara Viebig
  20. Schopenhauer lays great stress on the transforming power of art. – Nature Mysticism by J. Edward Mercer

Rhymes for Transforming