Quotes having the keyword Discretion
The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.
by Henry Steele Commager (born in 1902) keywords: always, censorship, creates, defeats, discretion, end, exercising, fact, incapable, kind, own, purpose, real , society
It is the custom of the Roman Church which I unworthily serve with the help of God, to tolerate some things, to turn a blind eye to some, following the spirit of discretion rather than the rigid letter of the law.
by Pope Gregory VII (born in 1020) keywords: blind, church, custom, discretion, eye, following, god, help, law, letter, rather, rigid, roman, serve, some, spirit, than, things, tolerate, turn , which
The first duty of a state is to see that every child born therein shall be well housed, clothed, fed and educated till it attains years of discretion.
by John Ruskin (born in 1819) keywords: attains, born, child, clothed, discretion, duty, educated, every, fed, first, housed, see, shall, state, therein, till, well , years