Dominance Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Dominance
Please enjoy these Dominance Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.
My father's generation gave to my generation a land
of wealth and purpose and world economic dominance.
- Paul Tsongas
Germany is in favor of integration precisely because we don't want dominance.
- Gerhard Schroder
I think for the U.S.
government the Sandinistas represented a threat to
their dominance of Latin America.
- Bianca Jagger
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It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society,
as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband,
compete with her neighbors for empty status,
and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all.
- Betty Friedan
'Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard.
Like any economy, it is determined by politics,
and in the modern age in the West is is the last,
best belief system that keeps male dominance intact.
- Naomi Wolf
The question of sexual dominance can exist only in
the nightmare of that soul which has armed itself,
totally, against the possibility of the changing motion
of conquest and surrender,
which is love.
- James A. Baldwin
There is a strange kind of human being in whom there
is an eternal struggle between body and soul,
animal and god, for dominance.
In all great men this mixture is striking,
and in none more so than in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
- Alfred Einstein
The notion of a neutral, mainstream national media
gained dominance only in World War II and in its aftermath,
when what turned out to be a temporary moderate consensus
came to govern the country.
- Howard Fineman
The United States has made a massive effort since the
end of the Second World War to secure the dominance
of its films in foreign markets -
an achievement generally pushed home politically,
by writing clauses into various treaties and aid packages.
- Fredric Jameson
I've had lengthy discussions with European farm leaders.
It is clear they have an agricultural strategy to support
their producers and gain dominance in world agricultural trade.
They're gaining markets the old-fashioned way -
they're buying them.
- Kent Conrad
A radical inner transformation and rise to a new level
of consciousness might be the only real hope we have
in the current global crisis brought on by the dominance
of the Western mechanistic paradigm.
- Stanislav Grof
As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth,
so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind.
To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again.
To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over
the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.
- Henry David Thoreau
It is true that the eyes dominate the ears in our time.
- Karlheinz Stockhausen
John D. Rockefeller wanted to dominate oil, but Microsoft wants it all,
you name it: cable, media, banking, car dealerships.
- Ralph Nader
What happens when good people are put into an evil
place? Do they triumph or does the situation dominate
their past history and morality?
- Philip Zimbardo
You don't adjust.
You just dominate.
- Al Davis
However, it must always remain a dialogue,
and never an imposition of the church's own convictions and methods.
Propose, not impose.
To serve, and not to dominate.
- Claudio Hummes
Black people dominate sports in the United States.
20% of the population and 90% of the final four.
- Chris Rock
Men's need to dominate women may be based in their
own sense of marginality or emptiness;
we do not know its root,
and men are making no effort to discover it.
- Marilyn French
Shakespeare reveals human nature brilliantly:
he shines a light on our instinctive desire to dominate each other.
- Edward Hall
We were delighted to have Nigel as a producer.
The only problem is that Nigel is so famous that he
seems to dominate most interviews without being there.
- Stephen Malkmus
You can dominate a game if you dominate on the line...
We're just going to have to go out there and work hard
and blow people off the ball,
and let our runners do what they do best.
- Miles Davis
In Washington, DC, politics dominate even the most casual conversations.
- Armstrong Williams
Those who wish to cause religious conflict are small
in number but often manage to dominate the headline.
- Tony Blair
I don't want to sound pompous, but I really think your
gender doesn't necessarily dominate your sexual activity.
- John Lone
The whole world has changed much since the '80's.
In the united States, rap music and country music dominate
radio and that certainly wasn't the case in the early '80's.
- Sheena Easton
When you're a girl, passion can dominate the equation,
but as you grow up relationships evolve.
Mad passion can grab you at first, but it can't last forever.
- Jody Watley
When you dominate other people's emotions,
the time has to come when you will have to pay,
and heavily, for that privilege.
- Ethel Waters
May the spirit of devotion to duty which inspires us
always dominate this Committee's conferences!
- Gustav Krupp
We're gonna totally sell out and try to dominate the world.
- Wes Borland
The United States' administrations...
must recognize that Iran is a big power.
Having said that, we consider ourselves to be a human
force and a cultural power and hence a friend of other nations.
We have never sought to dominate others or to violate
the rights of any other country.
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
I rise today to discuss the National Intelligence Reform bill.
I commend my colleagues in both Houses for their hard
work in coming to an agreement.
As with any conference, each voice is heard,
but none can dominate and compromise must be achieved.
- Ted Stevens
I think the younger generation, the people poised to dominate the workforce,
are more socially conscious.
They are more demanding in terms of environment and
how that environment contributes to their life.
- Helmut Jahn
There are some good songs, but not the kind of song-writing that I remember,
that I like.
Springsteen still does it.
Paul Simon, and there are also good writers,
but that doesn't dominate the charts.
- Jackie DeShannon
We are so arrogant, we forget that we are not the reason for evolution,
we are not the point of evolution.
We are part of evolution.
Unfortunately, we believe that we've been created to dominate the planet,
to dominate nature.
- Ted Danson
If those in charge of our society - politicians,
corporate executives, and owners of press and television -
can dominate our ideas,
they will be secure in their power.
They will not need soldiers patrolling the streets.
We will control ourselves.
- Howard Zinn
America is a Nation with a mission -
and that mission comes from our most basic beliefs.
We have no desire to dominate, no ambitions of empire.
Our aim is a democratic peace - a peace founded upon
the dignity and rights of every man and woman.
- George W. Bush
In the second installment, I pretty much dominate the show.
Somehow or another, though, I manage to apparently
dominate the first show pretty well with just my voice
and my hands and a shot of my boots kicking cartridges out of the way.
- David Carradine
Hunger and sex still dominate the primitive mammalian side of human existence,
but at the present time it looks as if humanity were
within sight of their satisfaction.
Permanent plenty, no longer a Utopian dream,
awaits the arrival of permanent peace.
- John Desmond Bernal
I think that there's been an unfortunate tendency for
right wing think tanks to dominate these discussions.
They often produce very shoddy studies and policy recommendations,
which are nevertheless taken very seriously.
- Juan Cole
We dominated Survivor - there is no way we would not dominate that,
I can see it already, us making deals with people.
That's the best part, and with the Race,
it would be even more fun because I've got a lot of tricks up my sleeve.
- Rob Mariano
The system of domination is founded on depriving nations of their true identity.
It seeks to deprive nations of their culture,
identity, self-confidence and in this way dominate them.
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Everything we talk about is about beating the Packers,
the Bears and the Vikings.
Obviously there are other teams in the league,
but if you can dominate and be on top of your division
you are always in the playoff hunt.
It's time for us to win that thing.
- Steve Mariucci
Power is domination, control, and therefore a very
selective form of truth which is a lie.
- Wole Soyinka
The love of domination and an uncontrolled lust of
arbitrary power have prevailed among all nations and
perhaps in proportion to the degrees of civilization.
- Mercy Otis Warren
We first fought...
in the name of religion, then Communism,
and now in the name of drugs and terrorism.
Our excuses for global domination always change.
- Serj Tankian
Of course the barbarians' aim of world domination has
not escaped the attention of the Europeans,
perhaps because unlike us they are closer to the walls.
- Barbara Amiel
If anyone comes along, I'm more than happy to welcome them,
but I'm not interested in world domination.
- Nick Lowe
We first fought the heathens in the name of religion,
then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism.
Our excuses for global domination always change.
- Serj Tankian
The domination of western values, beliefs and way of
life has angered many from the east and in developing countries.
- Silvia Cartwright
But I can tell you what your folly and injustice will compel us to do.
It will compel us to be free from your domination,
and more self-reliant than we have been.
- John H. Reagan
South Africa was to evolve into the most pernicious
example of the criminal practise of colonial and white minority domination.
- Thabo Mbeki
The big trick in putting is not method;
the secret of putting is domination of the nerves.
- Henry Cotton
The East India Company's domination of the Indian economy
was based on its private army.
- Robert Trout
Domination delegates the physical violence on which
it rests to the dominated.
- Theodor Adorno
Do not fall prey to the false belief that mastery and
domination are synonymous with manliness.
- Kent Nerburn
There is not racial or ethnic domination of hopelessness.
- Sidney Poitier
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed,
or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions.
- Robert Louis Stevenson
Everything that has ever been called folk art has always reflected domination.
- Theodor Adorno
If there is a State, then there is domination,
and in turn, there is slavery.
- Mikhail Bakunin
In matrimony a similarity of tastes,
particularly the taste for domination.
- Ambrose Bierce
Party domination and State leadership are concepts
incompatible with one another.
- Franz von Papen
All personal, psychological, social,
and institutionalized domination on this earth can
be traced back to its source:
the phallic identities of men.
- Andrea Dworkin
To counter the avoidance of intellectual challenge and responsibility,
we must reduce the domination of certainty in education.
- William Glasser
Look in the mirror, and don't be tempted to equate
transient domination with either intrinsic superiority
or prospects for extended survival.
- Stephen Jay Gould
Fascism is itself less 'ideological',
in so far as it openly proclaims the principle of domination
that is elsewhere concealed.
- Theodor Adorno
The web of domination has become the web of Reason itself,
and this society is fatally entangled in it.
- Herbert Marcuse
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