criticism

A Quote by Charles A. Lindbergh, Jr. on cowardice, criticism, death, home, and mountains

Any coward can sit at home and criticize a pilot for flying into a mountain in a fog. But I would rather by far die on a mountainside than in bed.

Charles Lindbergh (1902 - 1974)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on criticism

Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on criticism, reality, and time

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Speech in the House of Commons, January 1941

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A Quote by William Somerset Maugham on criticism, people, and praise

People ask you for criticism, but they only want praise.

William Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965)

Source: Of Human Bondage, ch. 50.

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A Quote by William Phillips on boredom and criticism

Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism.

William Phillips (1878 -)

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A Quote by William G. Simms on awards, criticism, discrimination, duty, and praise

Neither praise nor blame is the object of true criticism. Justly to discriminate, firmly to establish, wisely to prescribe and honestly to award - these are the true aims and duties of criticism.

William G. Simms (1806 - 1870)

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A Quote by William Arthur Ward on belief, criticism, and forgiveness

Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me - and I may not forget you

William Arthur Ward

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A Quote by Walter Bagehot on consequences, criticism, government, and inventions

It has been said that England invented the phrase, 'Her Majesty's Opposition'; that it was the first government which made a criticism of administration as much a part of the polity as administration itself. This critical opposition is the consequence of cabinet government.

Walter Bagehot (1826 - 1877)

Source: The English Constitution

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A Quote by unknown on criticism, judgment, and wives

Don't criticize your wife's judgment - look whom she married.

unknown

Source: Albert W. Daw Collection

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A Quote by unknown on criticism and weather

All of us could take a lesson from the weather. It pays no attention to criticism.

unknown

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