Trials quotes

  • You will have no test of faith that will not fit you to be a blessing if you are obedient to the Lord. I never had a trial but when I got out of the deep river I found some poor pilgrim on the bank that I was able to help by that very experience.
    -- A. B. Simpson

    #Blessing #Rivers #Trials

  • Bureaucracy has committed murder here in the greater New Orleans area, and bureaucracy has to stand trial before Congress now.
    -- Aaron Broussard

    #New Orleans #Trials #Murder

  • Terrific. Now to win a larceny trial all we have to do is prove how the universe ends.
    -- Adam Schiff

    #Winning #Trials #Ends

  • If I had not felt certain that every additional trial was ordered by infinite love and mercy, I could not have survived my accumulated suffering.
    -- Adoniram Judson

    #Suffering #Trials #Infinite

  • With trials, you become wiser. You learn more about yourself and the people surrounding you. Me personally, I've never been the type of person to judge anyone over wrongdoing, no matter what it is. I'm just not a judgmental person.
    -- Adrian Peterson

    #People #Judging #Trials

  • it is not every tourist who bubbles over with mirth, and that unquenchable spirit of humor which turns a trial into a blessing.
    -- Agnes Repplier

    #Travel #Blessing #Trials

  • God often hides His blessing in trouble or trial, which makes it all the sweeter when it comes our way.
    -- Aiden Wilson Tozer

    #Blessing #Trials #Way

  • Scientists search for truth. Philosophers search for morality. A criminal trial searches for only one result: proof beyond a reasonable doubt.
    -- Alan Dershowitz

    #Doubt #Criminals #Trials

  • If one tends to be a humorous person and you have a sense of humor the rest of your life then you can certainly lighten the load, I think, by bringing that to your trials and tribulations. It's easy to have a sense of humor when everything is going well.
    -- Alan Thicke

    #Humorous #Thinking #Trials

  • Even when one sits in the prisoner's dock, it is interesting to hear talk about oneself.
    -- Albert Camus

    #Interesting #Docks #Trials

  • A trial cannot be conducted by announcing the general culpability of a civilization. Only the actual deeds which, at least, stank in the nostrils of the entire world were brought to judgment.
    -- Albert Camus

    #Civilization #Trials #World

  • We could hardly believe that after so many ordeals, after all the trials of modern skepticism, there was still so much left in our souls to destroy.
    -- Alexander Herzen

    #Believe #Soul #Trials

  • There is ever the prior question of plain duty, with which nothing else, however tempting or promising of success, can come into conflict; and such seasons may be only those when our faith and patience are put on trial, so as to bring it clearly before us, whether or not, quite irrespective of all else, we are content to leave everything in the hands of God.
    -- Alfred Edersheim

    #Hands #Trials #May

  • It is an immense loss to have all robust and sustaining expletives refined away from one! At. moments of trial refinement is a feeble reed to lean upon.
    -- Alice James

    #Loss #Reeds #Trials

  • Your mother all but accused me of something that is, among my kind, the highest crime a man can commit. There is no trial, only punishment, because it is considered better to let an innocent man die than let a guilty one live." (Page 79.)
    -- Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

    #Mother #Men #Trials

  • Don’t fail through defects of temper and over-sensitiveness at moments of trial. One of the great helps to success is to be cheerful; to go to work with a full sense of life; to be determined to put hindrances out of the way; to prevail over them and to get the mastery. Above all things else, be cheerful; there is no beatitude for the despairing.
    -- Amelia Barr

    #Cheerful #Mastery #Trials

  • Strong people stick to their morals, no matter what the trials and tribulations, Weak people, many a times, do not even realize how low they have sunk.
    -- Amish Tripathi

    #Strong #People #Trials

  • In every relationship, sooner or later, there is a court scene. Accusations, counter-accusations, a trial, a verdict.
    -- Anais Nin

    #Trials #Scene #Accusation

  • At the word witch, we imagine the horrible old crones from Macbeth. But the cruel trials witches suffered teach us the opposite. Many perished precisely because they were young and beautiful.
    -- Andre Breton

    #Beautiful #Opposites #Trials

  • A fair trial would have been no trial at all.
    -- Angela Davis

    #Trials

  • I think being called a she-devil by a trial lawyer is meant as a compliment.
    -- Ann Coulter

    #Thinking #Devil #Trials

  • Some writers hate to go to trials, but I love trials.
    -- Ann Rule

    #Hate #Trials

  • The world is such a marvel-it gave you trials, but if you were still and concentrated, if you tried to do the right thing, it always provided you with salvation.
    -- Anna Godbersen

    #Trials #World #Salvation

  • When a company is fairly certain of a profit margin that is substantial, it can assume responsibility for the clinical trials to develop a blockbuster drug.
    -- Anthony S. Fauci

    #Responsibility #Drug #Trials

  • As a writer, you live in permanent self-doubt; youre on permanent trial.
    -- Antonio Munoz Molina

    #Self #Doubt #Trials

  • Israel may have the right to put others on trial, but certainly no one has the right to put the Jewish people and the State of Israel on trial.
    -- Ariel Sharon

    #Israel #People #Trials

  • If they don't have the guts to come up here in front of you and say, 'I don't want to represent you, I want to represent those special interests, the unions, the trial lawyers ... if they don't have the guts, I call them girlie men.
    -- Arnold Schwarzenegger

    #Men #Special #Trials

  • Every sinner is now on trial once for all. He is now invited by the bleeding Saviour, urged by all the horrors of hell, to enter heaven. But death closes the possibility for ever.
    -- Asahel Nettleton

    #Heaven #Trials #Bleeding

  • Ylli, Agron and Mehmet were never given a fair and public trial, an opportunity to defend themselves, or any semblance of due process. Their post-conflict, extrajudicial killing was cold-blooded murder.
    -- Avis Bohlen

    #Opportunity #Trials #Cold

  • Saddam Hussein's trial would not be public since he could name countries and persons whom he gave money.
    -- Ayad Allawi

    #Country #Names #Trials

  • If rowing is a trial then the ergometer is the courtroom, the meter is the jury. And an honest jury at that, because the numbers do not lie.
    -- Barry S. Strauss

    #Lying #Numbers #Trials

  • I don't think there's much a person could say about me. My gangster's never been on trial.
    -- Beanie Sigel

    #Thinking #Trials #Gangsters

  • I hope that you will be asked to participate in a trial at some stage in your disease
    -- Ben Goldacre

    #Trials #Disease #Stage

  • If you put me in charge of the medical research budget, I would cancel all primary research, I would cancel all new trials, for just one year, and I would spend the money exclusively on making sure that we make the best possible use of the clinical evidence that we already have.
    -- Ben Goldacre

    #Years #Use #Trials

  • The whole trial seemed surreal.
    -- Bernhard Goetz

    #Trials #Surreal

  • In this world of Maya, which is averse to the Lord, full of trials and tribulations, only patience, humility and respect for others are our friends for Hari bhajana.
    -- Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati

    #Humility #Trials #World

  • It's extremely damaging to a fair trial to have people reaching judgment about the case in the newspapers and on the radio before the facts are heard in a case.
    -- Bill James

    #People #Trials #Radio

  • A trial without witnesses, when it involves a criminal accusation, a criminal matter, is not a true trial.
    -- Bill McCollum

    #Criminals #Trials #Matter

  • No matter what trials we face, Christ never leaves us. He is with us every step of the way!
    -- Billy Graham

    #Trials #Matter #Way

  • Your trial is temporary, but God’s Love is permanent.
    -- Bo Sanchez

    #Love Is #Trials

  • Your trials can release your Gifts and Dreams. Your trials can set you free.
    -- Bo Sanchez

    #Dream #Trials #Release

  • I was never given a trial. I never went before any magistrate, nor did my parents. To this day, I do not know what the charges that were lodged against me or my deceased parents at this time.
    -- Bob Matsui

    #Umpires #Parent #Trials

  • In recent years personal injury attorneys and trial lawyers have attacked the food industry with numerous lawsuits alleging that these businesses should pay monetary damages to those who, of their own accord, consume too much of a legal, safe product.
    -- Bob Ney

    #Years #Trials #Safe

  • Don't be afraid to scrape the paint off and do it again. This is the way you learn, trial and error, over and over, repetition. It pays you great dividends, great, great dividends.
    -- Bob Ross

    #Errors #Trials #Pay

  • At the extremity of hardship comes relief and at the tightening of the chains of trials and tribulations comes ease.
    -- Boonaa Mohammed

    #Relief #Trials #Hardship

  • Despite the opposition, trials, and temptations, you need not fail or fear.
    -- Boyd K. Packer

    #Temptation #Needs #Trials

  • Your life is a lot bigger than this moment. You need to remember that you can't let the trials you face right now derail your course forever.
    -- Bree Despain

    #Forever #Needs #Trials

  • All I have learned through trial and error is to stay alert and aware, especially God smiling @ our silliness.
    -- Brennan Manning

    #Errors #Trial And Error #Trials

  • This joy that He brings us transcends every human trial, it is a joy that can strengthen even the weakest of hands
    -- Brenton Brown

    #Hands #Joy #Trials

  • All intelligent beings who are crowned with crowns of glory, immortality, and eternal lives must pass through every ordeal appointed for intelligent beings to pass through, to gain their glory and exaltation. Every calamity that can come upon mortal beings will be suffered ... to prepare them to enjoy the presence of the Lord. ... Every trial and experience you have passed through is necessary for your salvation.
    -- Brigham Young

    #Intelligent #Crowns #Trials

  • Every trial and experience you have passed through is necessary for your salvation.
    -- Brigham Young

    #Spiritual #Trials #Salvation

  • This bill would allow an employee to bring a claim against an employer decades after the alleged initial act of discrimination occurred. Trial lawyers, you can be sure, are salivating at this very prospect.
    -- Buck McKeon

    #Trials #Bills #Lawyer

  • A right to jury trial is granted to criminal defendants in order to prevent oppression by the Government.
    -- Byron White

    #Order #Government #Trials

  • The trials on the road to world harmony are no greater than the courage of those who accept the challenge.
    -- Carl Lewis

    #Courage #Challenges #Trials

  • I’d never seen anything like it. First a trial, then a few murders, then dancing. Life goes on. Or, in this case, death continues.
    -- Charlaine Harris

    #Dancing #Trials #Goes On

  • Much love much trial, but what an utter desert is life without love.
    -- Charles Darwin

    #Love Life #Desert #Trials

  • There was a war crimes trial because an American prisoner had been shot trying to escape. He had obviously been recaptured and shot, and that violated the Geneva Convention.
    -- Charles Guggenheim

    #War #Trying #Trials

  • Deep, contended joy comes from a place of complete security and confidence [in God] - even in the midst of trial.
    -- Charles R. Swindoll

    #Joy #Contentment #Trials

  • Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Teaching #Trials #Soil

  • When you go through a trial, the sovereignty of God is the pillow upon which you lay your head.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Trials #Sovereignty #Sovereignty Of God

  • Great hearts can only be made by great troubles. Great faith must have great trials.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Heart #Trials #Trouble

  • FAITH untried may be true faith, but it is sure to be little faith, and it is likely to remain dwarfish so long as it is without trials.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Long #Trials #May

  • Mighty prayer has often been produced by mighty trial.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Prayer #Trials

  • The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Soldier #Trials #Affliction

  • In heaven we shall see that we had not one trial too many.
    -- Charles Spurgeon

    #Heaven #Trials

  • You may go through difficulty, hardship, or trial—but as long as you are anchored to Him, you will have hope.
    -- Charles Stanley

    #Long #Trials #Hardship

  • It is not the trials in your life that develop or destroy you, but rather your response to those hardships.
    -- Charles Stanley

    #Trials #Hardship #Response

  • Every test, every trial, every heartache that's been significant, I can turn it over and see how God has turned it into good no matter what.
    -- Charles Stanley

    #Heartache #Trials #Tests

  • God is able to take the mess of our past and turn it into a message. He takes the trials and tests and turns them into a testimony.
    -- Christine Caine

    #Past #Trials #Tests

  • I suppose that one of the reasons I wrote "In Contempt" was because of the money. After the trial I came to realize that there were things that I needed to do if I was to protect myself and my family, so there were some selfish reasons for it.
    -- Christopher Darden

    #Selfish #Trials #Realizing

  • There would be a trial and there would be a judge. The only problem was, there could only be one sentence.
    -- Christopher Pike

    #Judging #Would Be #Trials

  • The only real lawyers are trial lawyers, and trial lawyers try cases to juries.
    -- Clarence Darrow

    #Real #Trying #Trials

  • Most jury trials are contests between the rich and poor.
    -- Clarence Darrow

    #Trials #Rich #Poor

  • The gem cannot be polished without friction nor man without trials.
    -- Confucius

    #Inspirational #Men #Trials

  • I watched the entire O.J. Simpson trial, and he was guilty.
    -- Connie Willis

    #Trials #Guilty

  • I got the chance to argue my first case in Supreme Court, a criminal case arising in Alabama that involved the right of a defendant to counsel at a critical stage in a capital case before a trial.
    -- Constance Baker Motley

    #Criminals #Alabama #Trials

  • I am certain that, however great the hardships and the trials which loom ahead, our America will endure and the cause of human freedom will triumph.
    -- Cordell Hull

    #America #Triumph #Trials

  • We were having a trial game against Leeds, and Jack Charlton was the boss of Middlesbrough at the time.
    -- Craig Johnston

    #Games #Boss #Trials

  • If we are to put the past on trial, where do we stop?
    -- Craig Shirley

    #Past #Trials

  • Never regret anything you have been through, because only with those trials will you become a better person the next day.
    -- Crystal Hunt

    #Regret #Challenges #Trials

  • I am stronger than my trials.
    -- Dan Wells

    #Stronger #Trials

  • There is a weirdness about having a famous pre-pubescent in the house when you are going through the trials and tribulations of adolescence.
    -- Danny Bonaduce

    #House #Trials #Weirdness

  • We put fear and prejudice on trial, and fear and prejudice lost.
    -- David Boies

    #Prejudice #Trials #Lost

  • I often heard about his cases and I often sat in on his trials. In the late 1960s when I was growing up I wanted to be a crusader like him but I didn't want to wear a suit and commute.
    -- David Guterson

    #Growing Up #Trials #Literature

  • It's about the climate-change "denial industry", ...we should have war crimes trials for these bastards - some sort of climate Nuremberg.
    -- David Roberts

    #War #Climate #Trials

  • The idea that trials are a search for the truth is just a myth. Trials are a search for that which the jury will believe is the truth.
    -- David Rosenfelt

    #Believe #Ideas #Trials

  • Good habits are developed in the workshops of our daily lives. It is not in the great moments of test and trial that character is built. That is only when it is displayed. The habits that direct our lives and form our character are fashioned in the often uneventful, commonplace routine of life.
    -- Delbert L. Stapley

    #Character #Routine #Trials

  • Cagey trial lawyers have figured out there's a pretty good likelihood their case - no matter what its merit - will literally get its day in court because of favorable judges.
    -- Dennis Hastert

    #Judging #Trials #Matter

  • I should have known. The first tip I got was when she rarely showed up in court for the second trial.
    -- Dennis Kozlowski

    #Trials #Firsts #Should

  • Wit isn't a useful instrument of defense; it may make a short-run appeal, but it creates a backlash- one saw this in the Hiss case and the Oppenheimer hearings; certainly one saw it in the trial of Oscar Wilde.
    -- Diana Trilling

    #Running #Defense #Trials

  • I think it's a complete injustice, the way it's (the trial) being done
    -- Dionne Warwick

    #Thinking #Done #Trials

  • I have learned that peace is not the absence of trial, trouble, or torment but the presence of calm in the midst of them
    -- Don Meyer

    #Basketball #Trials #Calm

  • Choice, with its inevitable invitations to loss, is always such a trial.
    -- Donald Antrim

    #Loss #Choices #Trials

  • The grand jury's job is not to weigh the evidence from both sides; it is only to decide whether there is enough evidence on one side to bring a person to trial.
    -- Donella Meadows

    #Jobs #Trials #Sides

  • I did get to go to the Olympic trials in '88 and '92. I was 7th and 11th, so I didn't place high enough to go to the games, but, still, it was a blast.
    -- Dot Jones

    #Games #Trials #Enough

  • the judge in the Saddam trial appears to be wearing comedy specs and moustache.
    -- Eddie Mair

    #Judging #Trials #Comedy

  • The longest absence is less perilous to love than the terrible trials of incessant proximity.
    -- Edna St. Vincent Millay

    #Inspirational #Trials #Absence

  • Great trials seem to be a necessary preparation for great duties. It would seem that the more important the enterprise, the more severe the trial to which the agent is subjected in his preparation.
    -- Edward Thomson

    #Preparation #Important #Trials

  • Under the shadow of earthly disappointment, all unconscious to ourselves, our Divine Redeemer is walking by our side.
    -- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

    #Disappointment #Shadow #Trials

  • I was there when God was put on trial....At the end of the trial, they used the word chayav, rather than 'guilty'. It means 'He owes us something'. Then we went to pray.
    -- Elie Wiesel

    #Mean #Holocaust #Trials