Quotes: dominant

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  • Don Delillo
    Don Delillo
    American Author 1926-
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    Don't you realize that as long as you have to sit down to pee, you'll never be a dominant force in the world? You'll never be a convincing technocrat or middle manager. Because people will know. She's in there sitting down.
  • James Allen
    James Allen
    British philosophical writer 1864-1912
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    You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration.
  • Bob Beauprez
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    A good day for Barack Obama is anytime the dominant topic of discussion is anything but the economy.
  • Harold Rosenberg
    Harold Rosenberg
    American art criticus, writer 1906-1978
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    American time has stretched around the world. It has become the dominant tempo of modern history, especially of the history of Europe.
  • A. J. Muste
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    Educational enterprises do not for any length of time remain immune from the struggle of interests for power which is the dominant feature of social life under a class system.
    Source: Some Notes on Workers Education in New International (1935) Vol.2, No.7 p. 225
  • 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.
  • Søren Kierkegaard
    Søren Kierkegaard
    Danish philosopher 1813-1855
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    Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
  • Alice Meynell
    Alice Meynell
    British poet, writer 1847-1922
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    Spirit of place! It is for this we travel, to surprise its subtlety; and where it is a strong and dominant angel, that place, seen once, abides entire in the memory with all its own accidents, its habits, its breath, its name.
  • Earl Nightingale
    Earl Nightingale
    American radio speaker and author 1921-1989
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    The mind moves in the direction of our currently dominant thoughts
  • Brandi Chastain
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    The thing I can say about Japan is they were progressive for a country that is very male dominant.
  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
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    To depersonalize man is the dominant drift of our times.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
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    When I was a girl, the West was still young, and the law of force, of physical force, was dominant.
  • Where execution is dominant, as it is in the individual events of a war whether great or small, then intellectual factors are reduced to a minimum.
    Source: On War (1832)
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff to prove that they are worthy of woman's attention.
  • Alan Cohen
    Alan Cohen
    American businessman 1954-
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    Work may be your dominant thought, and joy an afterthought. But joy is your true purpose, and work the afterthought.
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