Quotes by dominated
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English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Although this may seem a paradox, all exact science is dominated by the idea of approximation. When a man tells you that he knows the exact truth about anything, you are safe in inferring that he is an inexact man.
A. N. Wilson
English writer and columnist 1950-
Everyone writes in Tolstoy's shadow, whether one feels oneself to be Tolstoyan or not. His influence on the dissident writers of the Soviet Uniton was enormous. Figures like Grossman or Solzhenitsyn, although their language is less elevated, were dominated by a Tolstoyan desire to use fiction to tell the truth of history.
Ken Keyes Jr
American personal growth author and lecturer 1921-1995
I always remember that I have everything I need to enjoy my here and now, unless I am letting my consciousness be dominated by demands and expectations based on the dead past or the imagined future.
Iraqi and Emirati politician 1923-2019
If the security forces continue to be dominated as they are now by political groups or sects, then the people won't trust in them - and the result will be civil war or fragmentation of the country.
South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
In the Andes and the Alps, I have seen melting glaciers. At both of the Earth's Poles, I have seen open sea where ice once dominated the horizon.
American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author 1944-
In this society, dominated as it is by the profit-seeking ventures of monopoly corporations, health has been callously transformed into a commodity - a commodity that those with means are able to afford, but that is too often entirely beyond the reach of others.
Carol Ann Duffy
British poet and playwright 1955-
It's always good when women win things in fiction because it tends to be more male-dominated, unlike poetry, which is more equal.
Irish writer 1854-1900
To be entirely free, and at the same time entirely dominated by law, is the eternal paradox of human life that we realise at every moment.
American politician 1941-
Washington is dominated by big money.
French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
We are all hostages, and we are all terrorists. This circuit has replaced that other one of masters and slaves, the dominating and the dominated, the exploiters and the exploited. It is worse than the one it replaces, but at least it liberates us from liberal nostalgia and the ruses of history.
Italian writer 1932 -
We live for books. A sweet mission in this world dominated by disorder and decay.Source: The Name of the Rose (2014) 120
American author and political activist 1941-
Well I do think there are people who are habitually negative and depressed and take the opposite approach because they imagine the worst, and their minds become dominated by that. They let their own emotions and expectations transform their perceptions of the world.
Canadian architect and urban 1924-2009
With production alone as the goal, industry in North America was dominated by the assembly line, standardization for mass consumption.
You make yourself and others suffer just as much when you take offense as when you give offense Ken Keys, JR The more you depend on forces outside yourself, the more you are dominated by them.