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Quotes of witnesses

  1. The tests which showed that this was the only rifle which had the markings which were shown on the bullets; the fact that a man was seen by several witnesses not identified, but seen in the window with the general description of what he looked like. – John Sherman Cooper
  2. The F. B. I. is about nuts and bolts. It's all about witnesses and procedure and walking the streets. – Aaron Eckhart
  3. It is as if Clinton had called one of the most respected character witnesses in all of U. S. history to testify that the primal urge has a most distinguished presidential pedigree. – Joseph J. Ellis
  4. A prisoner in the Inquisition is never allowed to see the face of his accuser, or of the witnesses against him, but every method is taken by threats and tortures, to oblige him to accuse himself, and by that means corroborate their evidence. – John Foxe
  5. 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
  6. Although your knowledge is weak and small, you need not be silent: since you cannot be judges be at least witnesses – Franz Grillparzer
  7. Compare Scripture with Scripture. False doctrines, like false witnesses agree not among themselves. – William Gurnall
  8. As witnesses that the things were not done in a corner. – Thomas Harrison
  9. Nothing makes it easier to resist temptation than a proper bringing -up, a sound set of values- and witnesses – Franklin P. Jones
  10. A trial without witnesses when it involves a criminal accusation, a criminal matter, is not a true trial. – Bill McCollum
  11. The more I read my Bible the more I veered away from the Jehovah's Witnesses – Cliff Richard
  12. It is deeply shocking and incomprehensible to me that despite volumes of documentation and living witnesses who can attest to the horrors of the Holocaust, there are still those who would deny it. – Mark Udall
  13. Discovering witnesses is just as important as catching criminals. – Simon Wiesenthal
  14. No man ever did, nor ever shall, truly go forth to convert the nations, nor to prophesy in the present state of witnesses against Antichrist, but by the gracious inspiration and instigation of the Holy Spirit of God. – Roger Williams

Usage examples for witnesses

  1. This way- this way, witnesses please. – King of the Castle by George Manville Fenn
  2. I had a couple of servants with me as witnesses I can call them in now, if you wish." – Last Enemy by Henry Beam Piper
  3. I have no need of witnesses – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  4. But then the witnesses were not at all agreed among themselves what Elizabeth had really said, so again we are unable to make up our minds what to believe. – The Strange Story Book by Mrs. Andrew Lang
  5. " 'You must wait, ' said I, 'for the witnesses – Cynthia Wakeham's Money by Anna Katharine Green
  6. I can bring half a dozen witnesses to prove it. – The New Rector by Stanley J. Weyman
  7. And you can have half a dozen witnesses if you like." – Six Feet Four by Jackson Gregory
  8. I heard you ask one of the witnesses whether people would give them articles for less in money than in goods, and that was what made me think over it. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. What persons may not serve as witnesses – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  10. Simply because I figured they would make the best witnesses – The White Desert by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  11. As they were to be called as witnesses they would not be allowed in court until after they had given their evidence. – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  12. You are my witnesses – The Hero of Garside School by J. Harwood Panting
  13. " The other two were his witnesses – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  14. " But it was pretty light out, and the witnesses are willing to swear that there was nobody on that street for a block in either direction. – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  15. Seconds and witnesses and surgeons sprang forward hastily. – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  16. Of all the witnesses of the fact, she alone did not find it awkward. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  17. We should then remember that she is the Mother of Our Saviour, and should ask ourselves how we would have acted toward her had we lived in her day and been witnesses of the honor shown her by her divine Son. – Reasonableness of Catholic Ceremonies and Practices by John J. Burke
  18. The result is that it can no longer be said that for the life of Jesus there is the evidence of eye- witnesses – A History of Freedom of Thought by John Bagnell Bury
  19. But come, let us make an agreement together, and the gods shall be our witnesses – The Story Of The Odyssey by The Rev. Alfred J. Church
  20. I acted as one of Miss May's witnesses at the Standesamt, where the civil marriage was performed, while the religious marriage took place in our Embassy. – Face to Face with Kaiserism by James W. Gerard