Quotes of credibility

  1. Complainant received immediate lacerations of the credibility – Jimmy Breslin
  2. The second is the damage to the credibility and independence of a free press which may be caused by covert relationships with the U S journalists and media organizations – Frank Church
  3. It's hard to know now who if anyone in the media has any credibility – Howard Fineman
  4. Proceeding further to inquire whether the facts related by the Four Evangelists are proved by competent and satisfactory evidence we are led first to consider on which side lies the burden of establishing the credibility of the witnesses – Simon Greenleaf
  5. When Bush first got elected the very first time there was talk of going to war with Iraq the mainstream media gave his position total credibility I didn't get it then and I don't get it now – Ed Harris
  6. This Bush administration has a growing credibility gap maybe even a credibility chasm on environmental policy The President has lost the trust of the American people when it comes to the environment – Jim Jeffords
  7. We need a reform of the Security Council It must be perceived as truly representative by all the 191 member states to uphold the credibility and legitimacy of the UN as the main political arena – Anna Lindh
  8. The fundamental problem is that there's no credibility in the judicial system which is a system that's been completely politicized This is retaliation and selective repression – Leopoldo Lopez
  9. President Bush is supporting Arnold but a lot of Republicans are not because he is actually quite liberal Karl Rove said if his father wasn't a Nazi he wouldn't have any credibility with conservatives at all – Bill Maher
  10. I think a lot of young kids at school are very conscious of trying to keep credibility in case they kind of stand out in a crowd and get bullied by trying to stay cool and stuff And my whole thing all the way through school was I was just a goof I didn't care – Dominic Monaghan
  11. I have I think afforded every opportunity that could be reasonably expected to judge of my credibility – Maria Monk
  12. The Times' new credibility committee report that was issued on Monday very specifically said they will be putting in a policy that reporters must get permission from their department heads to appear on television which I think is a really good thing – Daniel Okrent
  13. You may be right that people say 'You know what we had Obama He was inexperienced The guy had great rhetoric sounded good looked good but has turned out to be an utter disaster I want someone where I have confidence and credibility that they're up to the job and that I can trust what they tell me – Karl Rove
  14. I don't care about motivation I care about credibility – Eliot Spitzer
  15. You don't want your credibility banana to turn brown but you do want to speak out about what you believe in – Bradley Whitford

Usage examples for credibility

  1. She expected that any covert manipulations by monarchs would be found out and therefore would damage their credibility – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. “ I ask added he hastily for Solomon looked up in wonder at his companion's vehemence because the credibility of such a story as you tell me would depend upon the state of the man's brain – Bred in the Bone by James Payn
  3. The physician in the mean time acquired for the collection some of those medical works where one may find recorded various rare and almost incredible cases which may not have their like for a whole century and then repeat themselves so as to give a new lease of credibility to stories which had come to be looked upon as fables – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  4. Let us test the credibility of the man who has tried to swear away the life of the prisoner – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  5. “ For not only is the circumstantial evidence overwhelming and conclusive but we have also the testimony of eye witnesses with which to confirm it and one of these witnesses Ben Jonson is of rare credibility and singularly well equipped – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris
  6. Well said I all out of patience if you know of any occasion when this woman has been with any man as his wife or his mistress and can give names dates and places and under what circumstances and this information on examination proves so reliable that we can get other witnesses besides yourself persons of credibility and reputation to testify to it I will pay you three hundred dollars ” – The Spiritualists and the Detectives by Allan Pinkerton
  7. “ To act otherwise is to raise an altogether false issue the question of evidence is argued when what is really at issue is that of credibility – A Grammar of Freethought by Chapman Cohen
  8. The credibility of the document in which is found the account of the fall is further impaired by the fact that it contains statements openly at variance with the demonstrations of science – The Eliminator; or, Skeleton Keys to Sacerdotal Secrets by Richard B. Westbrook
  9. The credibility of Flett's witnesses could not be assailed and cross examination only threw a more favorable light upon their character – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  10. Pardon me M le Juge but do you not give too much credibility to the porter – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  11. If instead of one person Cadmus traversing so much ground and introducing the rites of his country at Rhodes Samos Thera Thasus Samothrace and building so many cities in Libya we suppose these things to have been done by colonies who were styled Cadmians all will be very right and the credibility of the history not disputed – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.) by Jacob Bryant
  12. The credibility of their evidence is therefore gone – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  13. This was felt to be a very unsatisfactory method of procedure as far as the public was concerned because it amounted to no more than attacking the credibility of a witness who pretended to describe only what he himself had seen and there is nothing so hard as to prove a negative – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
  14. By no means favourable to the credibility of their testimony – The Grounds of Christianity Examined by Comparing The New Testament with the Old by George Bethune English
  15. Oh if you come to that kind of ground you know and abandon the aspect of the question from the side of pure reason you've so many preliminaries to prove e g the genuineness and authenticity of the Pentateuch and the Gospels the credibility of the narrators the possibility of their being deceived the In fact said De Vayne the evidences of Christianity – Julian Home by Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  16. Our power to discern reasons for them gives a positive credibility to the history of them – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  17. It would give credibility to every other act of violence stated in the evidence however enormous it might appear – The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839) by Thomas Clarkson
  18. History by him repeats itself to day and to day's marvels give credibility to his statements ” – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  19. It came first from Budapest in Hungary where it was averred several persons of credibility had seen Dr Max Syx ” – The Moon Metal by Garrett P. Serviss

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