Quotations that match 'suspicion'.

There are any number of people who profess to be good Christian people who are willing to believe all kinds of things on suspicion. Now that is not the way the Bible directs for Christian people to do. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Any Believe Bible Christian Directs Good Kinds Now Number Profess Suspicion Things Way Willing]
Prejudice and passion and suspicion are more dangerous than the incitement of self-interest or the most stubborn adherence to real differences of opinion regarding rights. Elihu Root
[ Adherence Dangerous Differences Incitement More Most Opinion Passion Prejudice Real Regarding Rights Self-Interest Stubborn Suspicion Than]
Anybody who had come up with a new concept would have been under suspicion for being out of step with the tradition or out of step with the teachings of the church. John Templeton
[ Anybody Been Being Church Come Concept Had New Out Step Suspicion Teachings Tradition Under Up Would]
There is such a suspicion in today's world of people who do more than one thing, who aren't specialized. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ More Specialized Such Suspicion Than Thing Today World]
I have a sneaking suspicion that if there were a way to make movies without actors, George Lucas would do it. Mark Hamill
[ Actors George Lucas Make Movies Sneaking Suspicion Way Were Without Would]
Caesar's wife should be above suspicion. John Langhorne
[ Above Caesar Should Suspicion Wife]
Caesar's wife must be above suspicion. Julius Caesar
[ Above Caesar Must Suspicion Wife]
Be assured, fellow citizens, that in a democracy it is the laws that guard the person of the citizen and the constitution of the state, whereas the despot and the oligarch find their protection in suspicion and in armed guards. Aeschines
[ Armed Assured Citizen Citizens Constitution Democracy Despot Fellow Find Guard Guards Laws Person Protection State Suspicion Their Whereas]
From depicting the past, so goes the suspicion, it is a short step to glorifying the past. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Depicting Glorifying Goes Past Short Step Suspicion]
Suspicion is one of the morbid reactions by which an organism defends itself and seeks another equilibrium. Nathalie Sarraute
[ Another Defends Equilibrium Itself Morbid Organism Reactions Seeks Suspicion Which]
Suspicion is the cancer of friendship. Petrarch
[ Cancer Friendship Suspicion]
The fundamental problem for Republicans when it comes to the environment is that whatever you say is viewed through the prism of suspicion. Frank Luntz
[ Comes Environment Fundamental Prism Problem Republicans Say Suspicion Through Viewed Whatever]
My own suspicion is that the universe is not only queerer than we suppose, but queerer than we can suppose. John B. S. Haldane
[ Only Own Suppose Suspicion Than Universe]
I suppose what's happened recently has confirmed suspicions I voiced in the book, and I think made clearer some of those things that I point out. For instance I have a section of the book where I talk about the possibility of torture. Peter Singer
[ Book Clearer Confirmed Happened Instance Made Out Point Possibility Recently Section Some Suppose Suspicions Talk Things Think Those Torture Voiced Where]
Ignorance of what real learning is, and a consequent suspicion of it; materialism, and a consequent intellectual laxity, both of these have done destructive work in the colleges. Katharine Fullerton Gerould
[ Both Colleges Consequent Destructive Done Ignorance Intellectual Learning Materialism Real Suspicion These Work]
There are weapons that are simply thoughts. For the record, prejudices can kill and suspicion can destroy. Rod Serling
[ Destroy Kill Prejudices Record Simply Suspicion Thoughts Weapons]
After being Washington's aide for four years and becoming the hero of Yorktown, Hamilton was viewed with a great deal of suspicion because of his association with Tories. Ron Chernow
[ After Aide Association Because Becoming Being Deal Four Great Hamilton Hero His Suspicion Tories Viewed Washington Years]
Dante himself is open to the suspicion of partiality: it is said, not without apparent ground, that he puts into hell all the enemies of the political cause, which, in his eyes, was that of Italy and God. Goldwin Smith
[ Apparent Cause Dante Enemies Eyes God Ground Hell Himself His Into Italy Open Partiality Political Puts Said Suspicion Which Without]
There is one safeguard known generally to the wise, which is an advantage and security to all, but especially to democracies as against despots - suspicion. Demosthenes
[ Advantage Against Democracies Despots Especially Generally Known Safeguard Security Suspicion Which Wise]
There is no proletarian, not even a Communist movement, that has not operated in the interests of money, and for the time being permitted by money - and that without the idealists among its leaders having the slightest suspicion of the fact. Oswald Spengler
[ Among Being Communist Even Fact Having Idealists Interests Leaders Money Movement Operated Permitted Proletarian Slightest Suspicion Time Without]
When public men indulge themselves in abuse, when they deny others a fair trial, when they resort to innuendo and insinuation, to libel, scandal, and suspicion, then our democratic society is outraged, and democracy is baffled. J. William Fulbright
[ Abuse Baffled Democracy Democratic Deny Fair Indulge Innuendo Libel Men Others Our Outraged Public Resort Scandal Society Suspicion Themselves Then Trial]
I guess I had a suspicion of it my entire life without knowing exactly what it was - knowing that there was something different about me, which I attributed to being an artist. At 11 or 12 I started sort of clarifying for myself. It took a while. Randy Harrison
[ Artist Attributed Being Different Entire Exactly Guess Had Knowing Life Myself Something Sort Started Suspicion Took Which While Without]
Democracy is the recurrent suspicion that more than half of the people are right more than half of the time. E. B. White Politics
[ Democracy Half More Recurrent Right Suspicion Than Time]
While I do not suggest that humanity will ever be able to dispense with its martyrs, I cannot avoid the suspicion that with a little more thought and a little less belief their number may be substantially reduced. John B. S. Haldane
[ Able Avoid Belief Cannot Dispense Ever Humanity Less Little Martyrs May More Number Reduced Substantially Suggest Suspicion Their Thought While Will]
We have made drugs an Olympic event. It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life. Bill Toomey
[ Coverage Even Event Games Guilt Life Made Most Olympic Receives Reputation Ruin Suspicion]
Those who enjoy their own emotionally bad health and who habitually fill their own minds with the rank poisons of suspicion, jealousy and hatred, as a rule take umbrage at those who refuse to do likewise, and they find a perverted relief in trying to denigrate them. Johannes Brahms
[ Bad Denigrate Emotionally Enjoy Fill Find Habitually Hatred Health Jealousy Likewise Minds Own Perverted Poisons Rank Refuse Relief Rule Suspicion Take Their Them Those Trying]
Whatever hysteria exists is inflamed by mystery, suspicion and secrecy. Hard and exact facts will cool it. Elia Kazan
[ Cool Exact Exists Facts Hard Hysteria Inflamed Mystery Secrecy Suspicion Whatever Will]
It was not a religion that attacked us that September day. It was al-Qaeda. We will not sacrifice the liberties we cherish or hunker down behind walls of suspicion and mistrust. Barack Obama
[ Al-Qaeda Attacked Behind Cherish Day Down Liberties Mistrust Religion Sacrifice September Suspicion Us Walls Will]
A defence in the Inquisition is of little use to the prisoner, for a suspicion only is deemed sufficient cause of condemnation, and the greater his wealth the greater his danger. John Foxe
[ Cause Condemnation Danger Deemed Defence Greater His Inquisition Little Only Prisoner Sufficient Suspicion Use Wealth]
The progress of the natural sciences in modern times has of course so much exceeded all expectations that any suggestion that there may be some limits to it is bound to arouse suspicion. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Any Arouse Bound Course Exceeded Expectations Limits May Modern Much Natural Progress Sciences Some Suggestion Suspicion Times]
I never yet heard man or woman much abused that I was not inclined to think the better of them, and to transfer the suspicion or dislike to the one who found pleasure in pointing out the defects of another. Jane Porter
[ Abused Another Better Defects Dislike Found Heard Inclined Man Much Never Out Pleasure Pointing Suspicion Them Think Transfer Woman Yet]
Suspicion is far more to be wrong than right; more often unjust than just. It is no friend to virtue, and always an enemy to happiness. Hosea Ballou
[ Always Enemy Far Friend Happiness Just More Often Right Suspicion Than Unjust Virtue Wrong]
Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together: at the door where the latter enters, the former makes its exit. Alexandre Dumas
[ Cannot Door Dwell Enters Exit Former Latter Love Makes Pure Suspicion Together Where]
Paper currency has hitherto been regarded with suspicion, as insecure. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Been Currency Hitherto Insecure Paper Regarded Suspicion]
Suspicion is the companion of mean souls, and the bane of all good society. Thomas Paine
[ Bane Companion Good Mean Society Souls Suspicion]
I don't know how to defend myself: surprised innocence cannot imagine being under suspicion. Pierre Corneille
[ Being Cannot Defend How Imagine Innocence Know Myself Surprised Suspicion Under]
Unfortunately, the attitude of many towards the press, humanitarians included and especially government workers, is often one of suspicion, if not outright fear. Alvin Adams
[ Attitude Especially Fear Government Included Many Often Outright Press Suspicion Towards Unfortunately Workers]
I am looked upon with suspicion. I am on the "other side." Harry Ellis Dickson
[ Am Looked Other Side Suspicion Upon]
Yet now we are faced with the sickening suspicion that technology has run ahead of us. Richard Dooling
[ Ahead Faced Now Run Sickening Suspicion Technology Us Yet]
As I read, my suspicion that Jesus might really be the Messiah was confirmed. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Confirmed Jesus Messiah Might Read Really Suspicion]
The world was not created once and for all time for each of us individually. There are added to it in the course of our life things of which we have never had any suspicion. Marcel Proust
[ Added Any Course Created Each Had Individually Life Never Once Our Suspicion Things Time Us Which World]
A fellow who is always declaring he's no fool usually has his suspicions. Wilson Mizner
[ Always Declaring Fellow Fool His Suspicions Usually]
Suspicion and doubt lead to animosity and hatred. Ralph Steadman
[ Animosity Doubt Hatred Lead Suspicion]
Perhaps that suspicion of fraud enhances the flavor. C. S. Forester
[ Enhances Flavor Fraud Perhaps Suspicion]
We shall never be able to remove suspicion and fear as potential causes of war until communication is permitted to flow, free and open, across international boundaries. Harry S. Truman
[ Able Across Boundaries Causes Communication Fear Flow Free International Never Open Permitted Potential Remove Shall Suspicion Until War]
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from it, under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all. Edmund Burke
[ Any Being Circumstances Civil Departure Eminent Great Itself Justice Lies Policy Society Standing Suspicion Under]
I have a sneaking suspicion that all religions lead to the same place, a very unified place. Jewel Kilcher
[ Lead Place Religions Same Sneaking Suspicion Unified Very]
The only thing I was fit for was to be a writer, and this notion rested solely on my suspicion that I would never be fit for real work, and that writing didn't require any. Russell Baker
[ Any Fit Never Notion Only Real Require Rested Solely Suspicion Thing Work Would Writer Writing]
So my own suspicion is that the attorney has stopped this prosecution because part of her defence was to question legality and that would have brought his advice into the public domain again and there was something fishy about the way in which he said war was legal. Clare Short
[ Advice Again Attorney Because Brought Defence Domain Fishy Her His Into Legal Legality Own Part Prosecution Public Question Said Something Stopped Suspicion War Way Which Would]
Suspicions of degrading morale within some units. Thomas Smith
[ Degrading Morale Some Suspicions Units Within]
My body has certainly wandered a good deal, but I have an uneasy suspicion that my mind has not wandered enough. Noel Coward
[ Body Certainly Deal Enough Good Mind Suspicion Uneasy Wandered]
There are some persons in this world, who, unable to give better proof of being wise, take a strange delight in showing what they think they have sagaciously read in mankind by uncharitable suspicions of them. Herman Melville
[ Being Better Delight Give Mankind Persons Proof Read Showing Some Strange Suspicions Take Them Think Unable Uncharitable Wise World]
I always regarded people who want fame with a lot of suspicion. Unless you have a product to sell, I don't know why anyone would want to be famous. I can't imagine what need that would fill. Jessica Cutler
[ Always Anyone Fame Famous Fill Imagine Know Lot Need Product Regarded Sell Suspicion Unless Want Why Would]
Anyone who draws attention to himself as an individual, is viewed with suspicion. We acquired this tendency, of course, from America, and we must resist it: levelling, and imitation of what others are already doing. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
[ Acquired Already America Anyone Attention Course Doing Draws Himself Imitation Individual Must Others Resist Suspicion Tendency Viewed]
The lurking suspicion that something could be simplified is the world's richest source of rewarding challenges. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Challenges Could Lurking Rewarding Richest Simplified Something Source Suspicion World]
That is perceptive of you, because in this country men dancers have always been viewed with suspicion. If you were an actor, a star, and a dancer, you had to be, or have a name like someone "mainstream." Cesar Romero
[ Actor Always Because Been Country Dancer Dancers Had Mainstream Men Name Perceptive Someone Star Suspicion Viewed Were]
Propaganda in the ordinary sense of the term plays a less important part in a consumer society, where people greet all official pronouncements with suspicion. Christopher Lasch
[ Consumer Greet Important Less Official Ordinary Part Plays Pronouncements Propaganda Sense Society Suspicion Term Where]
Therefore, the observation must be explicitly made: In the Middle East and in the Muslim world, suspicions linger concerning the objectives of the West and notably the US. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Concerning East Explicitly Linger Made Middle Muslim Must Notably Objectives Observation Suspicions Therefore Us West World]
Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects. Robert Burns
[ Armor Heavy Impedes More Protects Suspicion Than Weight]
What we won when all of our people united must not be lost in suspicion and distrust and selfishness and politics. Accordingly, I shall not seek, and I will not accept, the nomination of my party for another term as president. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Accept Accordingly Another Distrust Lost Must Nomination Our Party Politics President Seek Selfishness Shall Suspicion Term United Will Won]
The behaviour of President Bush on 11 September certainly gives rise to not unnatural suspicions. Gore Vidal
[ Behaviour Bush Certainly Gives President Rise September Suspicions Unnatural]
I've often entertained paranoid suspicions about my fridge and what it's been doing to my poetry when I'm not looking, but I never even considered that my fan was thinking about me. George Murray
[ Been Considered Doing Entertained Even Fan Fridge Looking Never Often Paranoid Poetry Suspicions Thinking]
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is satisfied with herself. Her cares are over, and she feels that she may exert all her powers of pleasing without suspicion. All is safe with a lady engaged; no harm can be done. Jane Austen
[ Agreeable Always Cares Done Engaged Exert Feels Harm Her Herself Lady May More Over Pleasing Powers Safe Satisfied She Suspicion Than Without Woman]
What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me; and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of anger and quarrels. Saint Augustine
[ Anger Around Bonds Burst Caught Eager Enough Fear Happily Jealousy Love Loved Most Needed Painful Quarrels Red-Hot Sure Suspicions Those Would Wrapped]
Over the past year, several cases of human rights abuses, specifically sexual exploitation and abuse, by individuals involved in U.N. peacekeeping operations have raised the suspicions of many Members of Congress and members of the International Relations Committee. Michael McCaul
[ Abuse Abuses Cases Committee Congress Exploitation Human Individuals International Involved Many Members Operations Over Past Peacekeeping Raised Relations Rights Several Sexual Specifically Suspicions Year]
A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion upon culture at first, not second hand. Samuel Butler
[ Able Culture Cultured Enough First Hand Just Look Man Second Should Suspicion Upon]
Preparation for war is a constant stimulus to suspicion and ill will. James Monroe
[ Constant Ill Preparation Stimulus Suspicion War Will]
Singling out political opponents for working against the ruling party is precisely the tactic of every tyrannical government from Red China to Venezuela. The first step in the process is creating unfounded public suspicion of political opponents, followed by arresting and jailing any who continue speaking against the regime. John Carter
[ Against Any Arresting China Continue Creating Every First Followed Government Opponents Out Party Political Precisely Process Public Red Regime Ruling Singling Speaking Step Suspicion Tactic Tyrannical Unfounded Venezuela Worki]
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt. Joseph Addison
[ Already Becomes Corrupt Enemy Happiness Less Naturally Quickly Suspicion Suspicious Than Virtue Will]
If somebody gives me his hand, I will not look at him with suspicion. Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
[ Gives Hand Him His Look Somebody Suspicion Will]
A man who graduated high in his class at Yale Law School and made partnership in a top law firm would be celebrated. A man who invested wisely would be admired, but a woman who accomplishes this is treated with suspicion. Barbra Streisand
[ Accomplishes Admired Celebrated Class Firm Graduated High His Invested Law Made Man Partnership School Suspicion Top Treated Wisely Woman Would Yale]
Let me remind you of the old maxim: people under suspicion are better moving than at rest, since at rest they may be sitting in the balance without knowing it, being weighed together with their sins. Franz Kafka
[ Balance Being Better Knowing Maxim May Moving Old Remind Rest Since Sins Sitting Suspicion Than Their Together Under Weighed Without]
Getting talked about is one of the penalties for being pretty, while being above suspicion is about the only compensation for being homely. Kin Hubbard
[ Above Being Compensation Getting Homely Only Penalties Pretty Suspicion Talked While]