Quotations that match 'admits'.

You seem to think that the only genuine existence evil can have is conscious existence - that no one is evil unless he admits it to himself. I disagree. Gene Wolfe
[ Admits Conscious Disagree Evil Existence Genuine Himself Only Seem Think Unless]
So, two cheers for Democracy: one because it admits variety and two because it permits criticism. E. M. Forster
[ Admits Because Cheers Criticism Democracy Permits Two Variety]
No rule is so general, which admits not some exception. Robert Burton
[ Admits Exception General Rule Some Which]
This great oracle of the East India Company himself admits that, if there is no power vested in the Court of Directors but that of the patronage, there is really no government vested in them at all. Richard Cobden
[ Admits Company Court Directors East Government Great Himself India Oracle Patronage Power Really Them Vested]
I had one fight in my adult life. I had the famous '89 fight with Nicole, which she admits that she initiated the physical part. O. J. Simpson
[ Admits Adult Famous Fight Had Initiated Life Nicole Part Physical She Which]
It is a bad plan that admits of no modification. Publilius Syrus
[ Admits Bad Modification Plan]
Nobody can be perfect unless he admits his faults, but if he has faults how can he be perfect? Laurence J. Peter
[ Admits Faults His How Nobody Perfect Unless]
You know, my faith is one that admits some doubt. Barack Obama
[ Admits Doubt Faith Know Some]
Yet God is so one that He admits of distinction, and so admits of distinction that He still remains unity. John Hales
[ Admits Distinction God Remains Still Unity Yet]
If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Admits Best Destroyed Disputes Establishing Force Foundation Hope International Nations Once Order Organization Our Settled Then United Using Will World]
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is. Diane Ackerman
[ Admits Agrees Everyone Just Love Necessary Wonderful Yet]
Definition of a Statistician: A man who believes figures don't lie, but admits than under analysis some of them won't stand up either. Evan Esar Business
[ Admits Analysis Believes Definition Either Figures Lie Man Some Stand Statistician Than Them Under Up Won]
Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it. Josephus Daniels
[ Admits Any Comes Defeat Man Never Until]
Therefore God is one, if that which admits of so great power can be nothing else: and yet those who deem that there are many gods, say that they have divided their functions among themselves; but we will discuss all these matters at their proper places. Lactantius
[ Admits Among Deem Discuss Divided Else Functions God Gods Great Many Matters Nothing Places Power Proper Say Their Themselves Therefore These Those Which Will Yet]
Wherefore when a man giveth out his money upon condition that be may not demand it back until a certain time to come, he certainly may take a compensation for this inconvenience which he admits against himself. William Petty
[ Admits Against Back Certain Certainly Come Compensation Condition Demand Giveth Himself His Inconvenience Man May Money Out Take Time Until Upon Wherefore Which]
Two cheers for Democracy; one because it admits variety, and two because it permits criticism. E. M. Forster
[ Admits Because Cheers Criticism Democracy Permits Two Variety]
When a writer admits that he has an affection for something which he has written, it is high time to pray for his soul. Dornford Yates
[ Admits Affection High His Pray Something Soul Time Which Writer Written]
The writer, when he is also an artist, is someone who admits what others don't dare reveal. Elia Kazan Art
[ Admits Also Artist Dare Others Reveal Someone Writer]
But at any rate, the point is that God is what nobody admits to being, and everybody really is. Alan Watts
[ Admits Any Being Everybody God Nobody Point Rate Really]
Everybody now admits that apartheid was wrong, and all I did was tell the people who wanted to know where I come from how we lived in South Africa. I just told the world the truth. And if my truth then becomes political, I can't do anything about that. Miriam Makeba
[ Admits Africa Anything Apartheid Becomes Come Did Everybody How Just Know Lived Now Political South Tell Then Told Truth Wanted Where World Wrong]
To me, Ennis stands for the conservative side of America. He's the biggest homophobe in the whole movie - culturally and psychologically - but by the time he admits his feelings, it's too late. Ang Lee
[ Admits America Biggest Conservative Culturally Feelings His Late Movie Psychologically Side Stands Time Too Whole]
Internationalism on the other hand admits that spiritual achievements have their roots deep in national life; from this national consciousness art and literature derive their character and strength and on it even many of the humanistic sciences are firmly based. Christian Lous Lange
[ Achievements Admits Art Based Character Consciousness Deep Derive Even Firmly Hand Humanistic Internationalism Life Literature Many National Other Roots Sciences Spiritual Strength Their]
An intellectual is going to have doubts, for example, about a fundamentalist religious doctrine that admits no doubt, about an imposed political system that allows no doubt, about a perfect aesthetic that has no room for doubt. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Admits Aesthetic Allows Doctrine Doubt Doubts Example Fundamentalist Going Imposed Intellectual Perfect Political Religious Room System]
The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it. Augustus Hare
[ Admits Glass Heaven Intellect Light Reflects Wise]