Quotations that match 'lapses'.

No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith. Anton Chekhov
[ Anything Characterized Convict Corrupt Else Embittered Extreme Fairness Faith Him How Into Lack Lapses Loves Matter May More Over Placed State Than Unfair Unjust Year]
The most considerable difference I note among men is not in their readiness to fall into error, but in their readiness to acknowledge these inevitable lapses. Thomas Huxley
[ Acknowledge Among Considerable Difference Error Fall Inevitable Into Lapses Men Most Note Readiness Their These]
Once you touch the biographies of human beings, the notion that political beliefs are logically determined collapses like a pricked balloon. Walter Lippmann
[ Balloon Beings Beliefs Biographies Collapses Determined Human Logically Notion Once Political Touch]
The question we all face is what sort of culture we will live in for the rest of our lives and then hand on to the next generation - one that embraces these most basic of values, or one that collapses because of their absence. Tammy Bruce
[ Absence Basic Because Collapses Culture Embraces Face Generation Hand Live Lives Most Next Our Question Rest Sort Their Then These Values Will]
We were using a hand-held camera to film the scene when Morse collapses. The camera wouldn't start. Three times they said action and it still wouldn't work. To this day, they still don't know what was wrong. John Thaw
[ Action Camera Collapses Day Film Hand-Held Know Morse Said Scene Start Still Three Times Using Were Work Wrong]
Humanity is the keystone that holds nations and men together. When that collapses, the whole structure crumbles. This is as true of baseball teams as any other pursuit in life. Connie Mack
[ Any Baseball Collapses Crumbles Holds Humanity Keystone Life Men Nations Other Pursuit Structure Teams Together True Whole]
Visual ideas combined with technology combined with personal interpretation equals photography. Each must hold it's own; if it doesn't, the thing collapses. Arnold Newman
[ Collapses Combined Each Equals Hold Ideas Interpretation Must Own Personal Photography Technology Thing Visual]
The essence of true friendship is to make allowance for another's little lapses. David Storey
[ Allowance Another Essence Friendship Lapses Little Make True]
It is here, my daughters, that love is to be found - not hidden away in corners but in the midst of occasions of sin. And believe me, although we may more often fail and commit small lapses, our gain will be incomparably the greater. Saint Teresa of Avila
[ Although Away Believe Commit Corners Daughters Fail Found Gain Greater Here Hidden Incomparably Lapses Love May Midst More Occasions Often Our Sin Small Will]
Any critic is entitled to wrong judgments, of course. But certain lapses of judgment indicate the radical failure of an entire sensibility. Susan Sontag
[ Any Certain Course Critic Entire Entitled Failure Indicate Judgment Judgments Lapses Radical Sensibility Wrong]
The constraints of melodrama can be a great blessing, because they demand that all the characters involved - as absurd and extreme as they may initially seem - must stay utterly rooted in their own reality, or the whole project collapses. Stanley Tucci
[ Absurd Because Blessing Characters Collapses Constraints Demand Extreme Great Initially Involved May Melodrama Must Own Project Reality Rooted Seem Stay Their Utterly Whole]