Judging Quotes


Beware, as long as you live, of judging people by appearances. - Jean de la Fontaine

 

It should be the thing never to mention unfairness of judging when defeated in a contest. - Sir Robert Baden-Powell

 

What happens if a big asteroid hits Earth? Judging from realistic simulations involving a sledge hammer and a common laboratory frog, we can assume it will be pretty bad. - Dave Barry

 

It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality. - Enoch Arnold Bennett

 

It is open to a war resister to judge between the combatants and wish success to the one who has justice on his side. By so judging he is more likely to bring peace between the two than by remaining a mere spectator. - Mohandas K. 'Mahatma' Gandhi

 

There is but one truly serious philosophical problem, and that is suicide. Judging whether life is or is not worth living amounts to answering the fundamental question of philosophy. - Albert Camus

 

When I am judging a theory, I ask myself whether, if I were God, I would have arranged the world in such a way. - Albert Einstein

In judging of others a man laboreth in vain, often erreth, and easily sinneth; but in judging and examining himself, he always laboreth fruitfully. - Thomas A. Kempis

 

Whether born from experience or inherent physiological or cultural differences our gender and national origins may and will make a difference in our judging.-Sonia Sotomayor

 

Who's judging American Idol? Paula Abdul? Paula Abdul judging a singing contest is like Christopher Reeve judging a dance contest!-Chris Rock

 

Willing or preferring is the same with respect to good and evil, that judging is with respect to truth or falsehood.-Anthony Collins

 

You are all things. Denying, rejecting, judging or hiding from any aspect of your total being creates pain and results in a lack of wholeness.-Joy Page

 

If you are looking for smart judging based on merit, skip the Academy Awards next year and pay attention to the Independent Spirit Awards.-Annie Proulx

 

Is woman a religion? Well, perhaps you will have the chance of judging for yourselves if you go to America. There you will find men treating women with just the same respect formerly accorded only to religious dignitaries or to great nobles.-Lafcadio Hearn

 

It is precisely the purpose of the public opinion generated by the press to make the public incapable of judging, to insinuate into it the attitude of someone irresponsible, uninformed.-Walter Benjamin

 

It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.-Arnold Bennett

 

Judging by my degradation in the last 24 hours, I'll be surprised if I make it to Tuesday.-Aron Ralston

 

Judging from the letters I've received from obviously feeble-minded persons who wish I would write another These Old Shades, it ought to sell like hot cakes.-Georgette Heyer

 

Judging from the main portions of the history of the world, so far, justice is always in jeopardy.-Walt Whitman

 

Judging from what looks like the popularity of this classic wrestling show is that the people like what they have grown to know and love here in Memphis.-Jerry Lawler

 

Judging is a lonely job in which a man is, as near as may be, an island entire.-Abe Fortas

 

Keep talking about moving toxic wastes, but never let it cross your mind to quit producing them. Keep Judging yourselves in Manson. Don't look in the mirror. You will serve the Earth as much as she serves you or you will commit suicide.-Lynette Fromme

 

Most people know no other way of judging men's worth but by the vogue they are in, or the fortunes they have met with.-Francois de La Rochefoucauld

 

Of course, Hollywood is still making some excellent pictures which reflect the great artistry that made Hollywood famous throughout the world, but these films are exceptions, judging from box office returns and press reviews.-Pola Negri

 

Out of the past come the standards for judging the present; standards in turn to be shaped by the practice of present-day dramatists into broader standards for the next generation.-George P. Baker

 

That element of surprise is what I look for when I am writing. It is my way of judging what I am doing - which is never an easy thing to do.-V. S. Naipaul

 

The number of those who undergo the fatigue of judging for themselves is very small indeed.-Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 

The results of any traumatic experience, such as abuse, can only be resolved by experiencing, articulating, and judging every facet of the original experience within a process of careful therapeutic disclosure.-Alice Miller

 

There is no liberty, if the power of judging be not separated from the legislative and executive powers.-Henry Middleton

 

There is no morality in war. Morality is the privilege of those judging from the distance. War is only death and destruction.-John Cory

 

They did that little thing on South Park, and they mentioned my name and had a character of me judging a Halloween contest. It was really funny.That made me the coolest aunt on earth.-Tina Yothers

 

We give you characters we'd feel very comfortable judging, and then go: 'Oh yeah? Watch this'.-Paul Haggis

 

Another way of judging the value of a prophet's religious experience, therefore, would be to examine the type of manhood that he has created, and the cultural world that has sprung out of the spirit of his message.-Muhammed Iqbal

 

As long as male behavior is taken to be the norm, there can be no serious questioning of male traits and behavior. A norm is by definition a standard for judging; it is not itself subject to judgment.-Myriam Miedzian

 

As to judging our own time, and thereby gaining some basis for a judgment of future possibilities, we are doubtless not only too close to it to appraise it but too much formed by it and enclosed within it to do so.-Emily Greene Balch

 

Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance.-Jean de La Fontaine

 

But it seems that the judging maybe they shouldn't at least see the practices all week long. That can taint the way they go into the judging and the outlook of what's going to happen, instead of just watching those four minutes and judging on those minutes alone.-Nancy Kerrigan

 

Circumstances cause us to act the way we do. We should always bear this in mind before judging the actions of others. I realized this from the start during World War II.-Thor Heyerdahl

 

Everyone's projecting onto you, or you feel like everyone is judging you. I feel like I'm being judged a lot of the time. You become really self-conscious.-Kate Moss

 

How easy it is to judge rightly after one sees what evil comes from judging wrongly!-Elizabeth Gaskell

 

I can't judge any of you. I have no malice against you and no ribbons for you. But I think that it is high time that you all start looking at yourselves, and judging the lie that you live in.-Charles Manson

 

I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know.-Jean Houston

 

I know no way of judging the future but by the past.-Patrick Henry

 

I never felt that the naming issue was all that important, but I was obviously wrong, judging by how many people felt. I tell people to call it just plain Linux and nothing more.-Linus Torvalds

 

I think the hardest thing to overcome is judging yourself and being your own worst critic so to speak.-Nile Rodgers

 

I want to state upfront, unequivocally and without doubt: I do not believe that any racial, ethnic or gender group has an advantage in sound judging. I do believe that every person has an equal opportunity to be a good and wise judge, regardless of their background or life experiences.-Sonia Sotomayor

 

I was guilty of judging capitalism by its operations and socialism by its hopes and aspirations; capitalism by its works and socialism by its literature.-Sidney Hook

 

I wouldn't approach the issue of judging in the way the president does. Judges can't rely on what's in their heart. They don't determine the law. Congress makes the law. The job of a judge is to apply the law.-Sonia Sotomayor

 

I'm always listening and watching; my ear is like a boom mike. And judging, frankly. Constantly judging.-Kathy Griffin

 

I'm talking as a professional impresario. I'm not judging anybody at all.-Norman Granz

 

If even in science there is no a way of judging a theory but by assessing the number, faith and vocal energy of its supporters, then this must be even more so in the social sciences: truth lies in power.-Imre Lakatos

 
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