Quotations that match 'determining'.

If the U.N. were to be successful in its efforts to control the Internet, countries where human rights records range from questionable to criminal could be put in charge of determining what is and is not allowed to appear online. John Doolittle
[ Allowed Appear Charge Control Could Countries Criminal Determining Efforts Human Internet Online Put Questionable Range Records Rights Successful Were Where]
A quality is something capable of being completely embodied. A law never can be embodied in its character as a law except by determining a habit. A quality is how something may or might have been. A law is how an endless future must continue to be. Charles Sanders Peirce
[ Been Being Capable Character Completely Continue Determining Embodied Endless Except Future Habit How Law May Might Must Never Quality Something]
The good pleasure of God is an act of the divine will freely and effectively determining all things. William Ames
[ Act Determining Divine Effectively Freely God Good Pleasure Things Will]
Stood off and on during the night, determining not to come to anchor till morning, fearing to meet with shoals; continued our course in the morning; and as the island was found to be six or seven leagues distant, and the tide was against us, it was noon when we arrived there. Christopher Columbus
[ Against Anchor Arrived Come Continued Course Determining Distant During Fearing Found Island Leagues Meet Morning Night Noon Off Our Seven Six Stood Tide Till Us]
Our capital system is haunted by the demon of error: error in determining guilt and error in determining who among the guilty deserves to die. What effect was race having? What effect was poverty having? George Ryan
[ Among Capital Demon Deserves Determining Die Effect Error Guilt Guilty Haunted Having Our Poverty Race System]
This idea, as you know, that I have firm convictions that the idea of issues being a big deal where our mutual friend went back and he felt so strongly that the determining factor in electoral success should be a proven character. James Stockdale
[ Back Being Big Character Convictions Deal Determining Electoral Factor Felt Firm Friend Idea Issues Know Mutual Our Proven Should Strongly Success Went Where]
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power. John Adams
[ According Agent Choice Implies Intellectual Liberty Metaphysics Power Thought]
The grounding in natural sciences which I obtained in the course of my medical studies, including preliminary examinations in botany, zoology, physics, and chemistry, was to become decisive in determining the trend of my literary work. Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
[ Become Botany Chemistry Course Decisive Determining Examinations Grounding Including Literary Medical Natural Obtained Physics Preliminary Sciences Studies Trend Which Work Zoology]
My book is focused on the power of the American state, not least because the government of the United States governs so much that the case could be made that everybody around the world ought to have a vote in determining some of its policies. Todd Gitlin
[ American Around Because Book Case Could Determining Everybody Focused Government Governs Least Made Much Ought Policies Power Some State States United Vote World]
In the 1950s, I proposed the survivor method of determining the efficient sizes of enterprises, and worked on delivered price systems, vertical integration, and similar topics. George Stigler
[ Delivered Determining Efficient Enterprises Integration Method Price Proposed Similar Sizes Survivor Systems Topics Vertical Worked]
The cause-effect sequences in our brains are just as determining, just as inescapable, as anywhere else in Nature. Corliss Lamont
[ Anywhere Brains Determining Else Inescapable Just Nature Our Sequences]
I mean, I really don't want the federal government to be determining whether or not a person who feels certain ways about the environment or about animals or about certain religious issues should be considered an extremist. That to me is a type of thought control, mind control, which is very dangerous. Peter King
[ Animals Certain Considered Control Dangerous Determining Environment Extremist Federal Feels Government Issues Mean Mind Person Really Religious Should Thought Type Very Want Ways Whether Which]
There were only two other Chinese families in this town of 25,000, but to our parents, the determining factor was the quality of the public school system. Steven Chu
[ Chinese Determining Factor Families Only Other Our Parents Public Quality School System Town Two Were]
The development of our human resources is an area in which we need to do well as it is decisive in determining the success of our diversification programme. Hassanal Bolkiah
[ Area Decisive Determining Development Diversification Human Need Our Programme Resources Success Well Which]
When it comes to determining child custody, however, sexism is the rule. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Child Comes Custody Determining However Rule Sexism]
Don't minimize the importance of luck in determining life's course. Alex Trebek
[ Course Determining Importance Life Luck Minimize]
The single most important factor in determining America's success in the 21st century will be maintaining our ability to be an innovative and creative society. Ron Kind
[ Ability America Century Creative Determining Factor Important Innovative Maintaining Most Our Single Society Success Will]
Do you believe in the biblical Golden Rule -- 'do unto others as you would have them do unto you'? If that is true, think about why you don't apply it to all areas of your life. Do you want a majority determining what is best for you? Then why do you want the government to determine it for someone else? Christian H F Riley Politics
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I don't think the Gallup Poll technique is going to be very helpful in determining the goals of our educational system. Sargent Shriver
[ Determining Educational Gallup Goals Going Helpful Our Poll System Technique Think Very]
It's just about going out and getting the shot, so I have a great understanding of how to execute it, so that really helps me, and also having a good understanding of all the action that I'm shooting, it helps me in determining how I'm going to capture it. David R. Ellis
[ Action Also Capture Determining Execute Getting Going Good Great Having Helps How Just Out Really Shooting Shot Understanding]
We must strive to encourage East and West not only to move towards each other but also to encourage them to find a new philosophy, a philosophy which will serve as a tool determining the future of Planet Earth - our common and only shelter. Nursultan Nazarbayev
[ Also Common Determining Each Earth East Encourage Find Future Move Must New Only Other Our Philosophy Planet Serve Shelter Strive Them Tool Towards West Which Will]
X-Ray crystallography is nowadays an accurate and rapid method of determining conformation in the crystal lattice, which conformation usually corresponds to the preferred conformation in solution. Derek Harold Richard Barton
[ Accurate Corresponds Crystal Determining Method Nowadays Preferred Rapid Solution Usually Which X-Ray]
Man is pre-eminently endowed with the power of voluntarily and consciously determining his own point of view. Ernst Mach
[ Consciously Determining Endowed His Man Own Point Power View Voluntarily]
Scarce any problem will appear more hard and difficult, than that of determining the distance of the Sun from the Earth very near the truth: but even this... will without much labour be effected. Edmond Halley
[ Any Appear Determining Difficult Distance Earth Effected Even Hard Labour More Much Near Problem Scarce Sun Than Truth Very Will Without]
If you see a philosopher determining all things by means of right reason, him you shall reverence: he is a heavenly being and not of this earth. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
[ Being Determining Earth Heavenly Him Means Philosopher Reason Reverence Right See Shall Things]
Part of the work is determining through what instrument you are playing. Actors are physical, olympian storytellers and we should be able to create entire landscapes with nothing. Ajay Naidu
[ Able Actors Create Determining Entire Instrument Landscapes Nothing Olympian Part Physical Playing Should Storytellers Through Work]
We cannot go up on a wire. We cannot do a search without a judge on the FISA Court approving it and determining that we have met the standard that has been set forth by Congress in order to utilize these techniques. Robert Mueller
[ Approving Been Cannot Congress Court Determining Fisa Forth Go Judge Met Order Search Set Standard Techniques These Up Utilize Wire Without]