Favorite Quotations ~  Judgment, 2 365 Simple Reminders

"When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself." ~ Wayne Dyer


Real charity and real ability never to condemn--the one real virtue--is so often the result of a waking experience that gives a glimpse of what lies beneath things. ~ Ivy Compton-Burnett

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods. ~ Albert Einstein

Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us, exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude of pronouncing upon our fellows. ~ Paul Valéry

You are not judged by the heights you have risen, but the depth you have climbed. ~ Frederick Douglass

The next time you make a snap judgment about a situation, take a few moments to understand an opposing viewpoint. ~ David J. Lieberman, Instant Analysis

I never make moral judgments; I’m not qualified to do so. I am not a censor, a priest, or a politician. ~ Fredrico Fellini

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

It is very unfair to judge any body’s conduct, without an intimate knowledge of their situation. ~ Jane Austen, Emma

Judgment is more than skill. It sets forth on intellectual seas beyond the shores of hard indisputable factual information. ~ Kingman Brewster

Life is rapid, art is slow, occasion coy, practice fallacious, and judgment partial. ~ Henry Fuseli

I have noted that persons with bad judgment are most insistent that we do what they think best. ~ Lionel Abe

It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity of character to adhere to it when discovered. ~ John Christian Bovee

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