To prejudge other men’s notions before we have looked into them is not to show their darkness but to put out our own eyes.
We do very little re-writing in the office. We often take on people who show great promise and who we hope will develop into somebody important and someone good.
Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule, or ever did rule.
Ought we not to ask the media to agree among themselves a voluntary code of conduct, under which they would not say or show anything which could assist the terrorists’ morale or their cause while the hijack lasted.
Christians who have had so much to say with our mouths and so little to show with our lives. I am sorry that so often we have forgotten the Christ of our Christianity.
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore kind.
It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error, and another to put him in possession of the truth.
Our will makes constantly a sort of agreement with the world, whereby, if the world will continually show some respect to the will, the will shall consent to be strenuous in its industry.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
At the solemn moment of death, every man, even when death is sudden, sees the whole of his past life marshalled before him, in its minutest details. For one short instant the personal becomes one with the individual and all-knowing ego. But this instant is enough to show to him the whole chain of causes which have been at work during his life.