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proving Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about proving
  1. #1
    “Miss Jessel stood before us on the opposite bank exactly as she had stood the other time, and I remember, strangely, as the first feeling now produced in me, my thrill of joy at having brought on a proof. She was there, and I was justified; she was there, and I was neither cruel nor mad. She was there for poor scared Mrs. Grose, but she was there most for Flora ...”
  2. #2
    ″‘You want to find out if you can really do the job,’ he explained. Like those guys in the books. They’d been tested and proven. It was another generation of Ranger’s turn now. Their turn.”
  3. #3
    “...There are too many idiots in this world. And having said it, I have the burden of proving it.”
  4. #4
    ″‘God gives people money to see how you’re going to handle it’ she said. And she intended to prove she knew how to handle it.”
  5. #5
    “If nothing is self-evident, nothing can be proved. Similarly if nothing obligatory for its own sake, nothing is obligatory at all.”
  6. #6
    “The Intelligent Design proponents make a compelling, and totally legitimate, argument that if a theory has not been proven, then one suggested theory is just as good as another.”
  7. #7
    “Where the really sincere white people have got to do their ‘proving’ of themselves is not among the black victims, but out on the battle lines of where America’s racism really is — and that’s in their own home communities.”
  8. #8
    “The right man for you won’t see proving his love for you as a burden. For him ... it’s an honor.”
  9. #9
    “People who care more about being right than ending right prove just how wrong they were all along.”