Quotes by educator-judge
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English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
The person is a poor judge who by an action can be disgraced more in failing than they can be honored in succeeding.
President of the USA (2nd) 1735-1826
The proposition that the people are the best keepers of their own liberties is not true. They are the worst conceivable, they are no keepers at all; they can neither judge, act, think, or will, as a political body.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
American psychologist 1902-1987
The very essence of the creative is its novelty, and hence we have no standard by which to judge it.Source: On becoming a person: a therapists view of psychotherapy (1961 edition), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
American statesman 1757-1804
The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God; and, however generally this maxim has been quoted and believed, it is not true to fact. The people are turbulent and changing, they seldom judge or determine right.
Irish writer 1854-1900
The way of paradoxes is the way of truth. To test Reality we must see it on the tight-rope. When the Verities become acrobats we can judge them.
Benjamin N. Cardozo
American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
The work of deciding cases goes on every day in hundreds of courts throughout the land. Any judge, one might suppose, would find it easy to describe the process which he had followed a thousand times and more. Nothing could be farther from the truth.
English writer 1778-1830
The world judge of men by their ability in their profession, and we judge of ourselves by the same test: for it is on that on which our success in life depends.
William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-1965
The writer is more concerned to know than to judge.
English philosopher 1632-1704
Till a man can judge whether they be truths or not, his understanding is but little improved, and thus men of much reading, though greatly learned, but may be little knowing.
French Poet, Historian, Politician 1803-1875
Time is the fairest and toughest judge.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man's character one must judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
German philosopher 1788-1860
To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you first see a letter from them.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
To grow wiser means to learn to know better and better the faults to which this instrument with which we feel and judge can be subject.
American singer, musician, and actor 1935-1977
To judge a man by his weakest link or deed is like judging the power of the ocean by one wave.Source: Aantekening op zijn bijbel
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