Quotes of Determining

“ In the queer mess of human destiny, the determining factor is luck. ”

- William E. Woodward

“ Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power. ”

- John Adams

“ Once a human being has arrived on this earth, communication is the largest single factor determining what kinds of relationships he makes with others and what happens to him in the world about him. ”

- Virginia Satir

“ Our own epoch is determining, day by day, its own style. Our eyes, unhappily, are unable yet to discern it. ”

- Le Corbusier

“ The basic truth of all things, as nearly as we may ever dream of determining and knowing this truth, is form, that which is, as it is. The way and shape of the thing no less than the thing itself. ”

- William Saroyan

“ Why not spend some time determining what is worthwhile for us, and then go after that? ”

- William Ross

“ Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period or other, when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every other: it is our own. ”

- Charles Caleb Cotton

“ A human being is a deciding being. ”

- Viktor E. Frankl

“ I look forward to proving something to myself and others. ”

- Eric Lindros

“ Football linemen are motivated by a more complicated, self-determining series of factors than the simple fear of humiliation in the public gaze, which is the emotion that galvanizes the backs and receivers. ”

- Merlin Olsen
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