Usage examples for capacity

  1. Destiny's wheels we cannot stop, but through our capacity for moral choice, our hands lie on the button that moves the whole machine in its relation to our own individual lives.  The Three Heron's Feathers by Hermann Sudermann
  2. " He strikes me as a person with infinite capacity for holding his cards.  Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. Who is the man that criticises the ship most carefully as she lies at the wharf, that will see what capacity she has for the great voyage that she has set before her?  Addresses by Phillips Brooks
  4. It too will take in to its full capacity; but, as soon as it is turned in the right position, it freely gives out again.  Heart Talks by Charles Wesley Naylor