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Quotes of impartial

  1. After a long, impartial enquiry of the truth, and after much and earnest calling upon God, to give unto me the spirit and revelation in the knowledge of Him, I find myself obliged, both by the principles of reason and Scripture, to embrace the opinion I now hold forth. – John Biddle
  2. Impartial unable to perceive any promise of personal advantage from espousing either side of a controversy. – Ambrose Bierce
  3. Once I should have been, if not satisfied, partially, at least, contented with suffrage for the intelligent and those who have been soldiers; now I am convinced that universal suffrage is demanded by sound policy and impartial justice. – Salmon Portland Chase
  4. I cannot pretend to be impartial about the colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones, and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns. – Winston Churchill
  5. Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings. – Horace
  6. Philosophic meditation is an accomplishment by which I attain Being and my own self, not impartial thinking which studies a subject with indifference. – Karl Jaspers
  7. It is obvious that the RUC is no longer accepted as an impartial police force. – Jack Lynch
  8. If Milosevic is to be tried, he has to be tried by a proper court, an impartial properly constituted court which has international respect. – Harold Pinter
  9. There is no such thing as an impartial jury because there are no impartial people. There are people that argue on the web for hours about who their favorite character on "Friends" is. – Jon Stewart
  10. Each state, so that it does not abridge the great fundamental rights belonging, under the Constitution, to all citizens, may grant or withhold such civil rights as it pleases; all that is required is that, in this respect, its laws shall be impartial – Lyman Trumbull
  11. Wherever they have been arraigned, a plain charge has been exhibited against them. They have had an impartial trial and have been permitted to make their defense. – Robert Walpole
  12. To exclude all jurors who would be in the slightest way affected by the prospect of the death penalty would be to deprive the defendant of the impartial jury to which he or she is entitled under the law. – Byron White

Usage examples for impartial

  1. To an impartial observer, however, such a course would not seem to be in accordance with the duck's arrangements. – Fishing and Shooting Sketches by Grover Cleveland
  2. I thought you were impartial – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  3. We would hear a few impartial citizens- Master Shoemaker, what, in your opinion, does he merit? – Lucky Pehr by August Strindberg
  4. Marmont ought to be an impartial critic of the Memoirs. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  5. He was too close to it for a serenely impartial view. – The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller by Calvin Thomas
  6. There should be exercised in this matter a wise economy, based upon some responsible and impartial examination and report as to each case, under a general law. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Whether it was intended by the Holy Ghost to be typical, must be left to the judgment of the impartial reader. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  8. They demand that impartial courtesy should be shown to every one. – The Etiquette of To-day by Edith B. Ordway
  9. And this legitimate successor of the grave Mexican Alcaldes, having thus delivered his impartial opinion, rode away. – The Story of a Mine by Bret Harte
  10. Swift apologetically raised his left hand and gazed steadfastly into the cold, impartial eyes of his Captain. – The Gringos by B. M. Bower
  11. An impartial judge might have assured him that his chief hope of recovery lay in this mystic temper, which identified a living woman with much that no human beings long possess in the eyes of each other; she would pass, and the desire for her vanish, but his belief in what she stood for, detached from her, would remain. – Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
  12. Sheriff Owen's testimony, while impartial rather favored the prisoner than otherwise. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  13. Impartial he never was, nor pretended to be. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  14. Several Friends, who had Negroes, expressed their Desire that a Rule might be made, to deal with such Friends as Offenders who bought Slaves in future: To this it was answered, that the Root of this Evil would never be effectually struck at, until a thorough Search was made into the Circumstances of such Friends as kept Negroes, with respect to the Righteousness of their Motives in keeping them, that impartial Justice might be administered throughout. – John Woolman's Journal by John Woolman Commentator: Vida Scudder
  15. Well, Nicholas is a most impartial person. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  16. He had all his air of impartial reflection, yet his hand trembled a little, and Gerald, noticing this, murmured again, turning away his eyes: 'Forgive me. – Franklin Kane by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  17. He is impartial in his attentions; be the dead old or young, saint or sinner, he is equally anxious that the ceremonies shall be conducted with proper decency and order. – Confessions of Boyhood by John Albee
  18. The Directory intimated that in future they would treat only with Gerry as " the more impartial member of the commission. – Union and Democracy by Allen Johnson
  19. Justice to their position requires the impartial historian to state that they were at the mercy of the enemy's fleets. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake

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