Choose language

Forgot your password?

Need a Spoofbox account? Create one for FREE!

No subscription or hidden extras

Login

#witness

Read through the most famous quotes by topic #witness




We now witness the constructive work on a foundation that will endure through the ages. That foundation is the god of science - revealed to us in terms that will harmonize with our intelligence.


John Fiske


#constructive #endure #foundation #god #harmonize

A prisoner in the Inquisition is never allowed to see the face of his accuser, or of the witnesses against him, but every method is taken by threats and tortures, to oblige him to accuse himself, and by that means corroborate their evidence.


John Foxe


#accuser #against #allowed #every #evidence

I call God to witness that as a private person I have done nothing unbeseeming an honest man, nor, as I bear the place of a public man, have I done anything unworthy of my place.


Francis Walsingham


#bear #call #done #god #honest

A vow is a purely religious act which cannot be taken in a fit of passion. It can be taken only with a mind purified and composed and with God as witness.


Mahatma Gandhi


#cannot #composed #fit #god #mind

It's rather naive, apart from being ethically objectionable, to assume that our investigators travel around the country with bags of money trying to bribe witnesses to lie on the witness stand. We just don't operate that way.


Jim Garrison


#around #assume #bags #being #bribe

We daily witness the beneficial effect produced to the community by the institution of premiums, held out to encourage the inventions of ingenious mechanics.


Joseph Lancaster


#community #daily #effect #encourage #held

What the feminists want of me is something they haven't examined because it comes from religion. They want me to bear witness.


Doris Lessing


#because #comes #examined #feminists #haven

I once witnessed more ardent emotions between men at an Elks' Rally in Pasadena than they could ever have felt for the type of woman available to an Elk.


Anita Loos


#available #between #could #emotions #ever

It was a matter of survival for the local people, but it was the most violent scene I have ever witnessed. The people in my group, feeling helpless, were all spellbound and aghast at the same time. I became a vegetarian shortly after that.


Wendie Malick


#became #ever #feeling #group #helpless

For my own part, I had rather suffer any inconvenience from having to work occasionally in chambers and kitchen... than witness the subservience in which the menial class is held in Europe.


Harriet Martineau


#chambers #class #europe #had #having






back to top