Quotations that match 'punishments'.

It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll; I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul. William Ernest Henley
[ Am Captain Charged Fate Gate How Master Matters Punishments Scroll Soul Strait]
Admitting weakness seems to be such a severe psychic threat for Bush that when he makes a mistake it's safer just to reinforce it. The strategy creates a perverse system of rewards and punishments. Tina Brown
[ Admitting Bush Creates Just Makes Mistake Perverse Psychic Punishments Reinforce Rewards Safer Seems Severe Strategy Such System Threat Weakness]
Two of the cruelest, most primitive punishments our town deals out to those who fall from favor are the empty mailbox and the silent telephone. Hedda Hopper
[ Cruelest Deals Empty Fall Favor Most Our Out Primitive Punishments Silent Telephone Those Town Two]
A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law. Kurt Huber
[ Attempt Breaks Criticism Each Every Freedom High However Imposing Improvement Justified Law Morally Most Plotting Punishments Speech State Suggestion Suppresses Terrible Treason Treats Unwritten Which]
The refined punishments of the spiritual mode are usually much more indecent and dangerous than a good smack. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Dangerous Good Indecent Mode More Much Punishments Refined Smack Spiritual Than Usually]
The bizarre world of cards is a world of pure power politics where rewards and punishments are meted out immediately. Ely Culbertson
[ Bizarre Cards Immediately Out Politics Power Punishments Pure Rewards Where World]
Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education. Zhuang Zi
[ Education Form Lowest Punishments Rewards]
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Consequences Nature Neither Nor Punishments Rewards]
The school was prone to dishing out punishments for anything creative that didn't fit with expectation - I just followed the logic and figured the folk club was probably much the same. David Knopfler
[ Anything Club Creative Expectation Figured Fit Folk Followed Just Logic Much Out Probably Prone Punishments Same School]
Everywhere among the English-speaking race criminal justice was rude, and punishments were barbarous; but the tendency was to do away with special privileges and legal exemptions. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Among Away Barbarous Criminal English-Speaking Everywhere Exemptions Justice Legal Privileges Punishments Race Rude Special Tendency Were]
There are no rewards or punishments - only consequences. William Ralph Inge
[ Consequences Only Punishments Rewards]
We are born knowing nothing and with much striving we learn but a little; yet all the while we are bound by laws that hearken to no plea of ignorance, and measure out their rewards and punishments with calm indifference. Paul Elmer More
[ Born Bound Calm Hearken Ignorance Indifference Knowing Laws Learn Little Measure Much Nothing Out Plea Punishments Rewards Striving Their While Yet]