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British novelist 1867-19310
It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-17990
Man is always partial and is quite right to be. Even impartiality is partial.
English writer and poet 1819-18800
Our impartiality is kept for abstract merit and demerit, which none of us ever saw.
Our work for human dignity is often lonely, and almost always an uphill climb. At times, our efforts are misunderstood, and we are mistaken for the enemy. There has been a clear erosion of respect for U.N. blue and our impartiality.
William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-19650
The great critic must be a philosopher, for from philosophy he will learn serenity, impartiality, and the transitoriness of human things.
The U.N.'s impartiality allows it to negotiate and operate in some of the toughest places in the world. And time and again, studies have shown that U.N. peacekeeping is far more effective and done with far less money than what any government can do on its own.
The worst time was 1983. Love and life and everything went wrong. I reached absolute rock bottom. I saw the Minotaur at the bottom of the abyss. I learnt of the harshness of the world and its impartiality to human failure.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-19360
What people call impartiality may simply mean indifference, and what people call partiality may simply mean mental activity.