Quotes by educator-judge

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  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    The person is a poor judge who by an action can be disgraced more in failing than they can be honored in succeeding.
  • John Adams
    John Adams
    President of the USA (2nd) 1735-1826
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    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
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
  • Carl Rogers
    Carl Rogers
    American psychologist 1902-1987
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    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)
  • Alexander Hamilton
    Alexander Hamilton
    American statesman 1757-1804
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    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.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    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
    Benjamin N. Cardozo
    American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
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    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.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
    William Hazlitt
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    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
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
    William Somerset Maugham
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    The writer is more concerned to know than to judge.
  • John Locke
    John Locke
    English philosopher 1632-1704
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    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.
  • Edgar Quinet
    Edgar Quinet
    French Poet, Historian, Politician 1803-1875
    Edgar Quinet
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    Time is the fairest and toughest judge.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man's character one must judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you first see a letter from them.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
    G. C. Lichtenberg
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    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.
  • Elvis Presley
    Elvis Presley
    American singer, musician, and actor 1935-1977
    Elvis Presley
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    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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