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Judgment Quotes

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A flippant, frivolous man may ridicule others, may controvert them, scorn them; but he who has any respect for himself seems to have renounced the right of thinking mainly of others.

A man has generally the good or ill qualities, which he attributes to mankind.

As the touchstone which tries gold, but is not itself tried by gold, such is he who has the true standard of judgment.

Every one complains of his memory; nobody of his judgment.

Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.

Forbear to judge, for we are sinners all.

Give every man thine ear, but few thy voice; Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment.

Give your decision, never your reasons; your decisions may be right, your reasons are sure to be wrong.

How can we ever judge a human being when he is and he will always be another person? See quote detail

How little do they see what really is, who frame their hasty judgment upon that which seems.

Human judgment, like Luther's drunken peasant, when saved from falling on one side, topples over on the other.

Human nature is so constituted, that all see, and judge better, in the affairs of other men, than in their own.

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

If you take all the experience and judgment of men over fifty out of the world, there wouldn't be enough left to run it.

In forming a judgment, lay your hearts void of fore-taken opinions; else, whatsoever is done or said will be measured by a wrong rule; like them who have the jaundice, to whom everything appearelh yellow.

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

In our judgment of human transactions, the law of optics is reversed; we see the most indistinctly the objects which are close around us.

It is a maxim received in life that, in general, we can determine more wisely for others than for ourselves. - The reason of it is so clear in argument that it hardly wants the confirmation of experience.

It is with our judgments as our watches, none go just alike, yet each believes his own.

Judge not, that ye be not judged.

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