Effect Quotes

In executing the duties of my present important station, I can promise nothing but purity of intentions, and, in carrying these into effect, fidelity and diligence.

George Washington

Corporal punishment is as humiliating for him who gives it as for him who receives it; it is ineffective besides. Neither shame nor physical pain have any other effect than a hardening one.

Ellen Key

To believe in a just law of cause and effect, carrying with it a punishment or a reward, is to believe in righteousness.

Ernest Holmes

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.

Horace

Self denial is not a virtue: it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.

George Bernard Shaw

The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well. The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one\'s appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.

Amelia Earhart

The transition from cause to effect, from event to event, is often carried on by secret steps, which our foresight cannot divine, and our sagacity is unable to trace.

Joseph Addison

Because just as arms have no force outside if there is no counsel within a house, study is vain and counsel useless that is not put to virtuous effect when the time calls.

Francois Rabelais

Nonsense is to sense, as shade to light; it heightens effect.

Frederick Saunders

The effect of intercessory prayer was neutral. It showed no sign of any benefit.

Charles Bethea

A powerful agent is the right word. Whenever we come upon one of those intensely right words in a book or a newspaper the resulting effect is physical as well as spiritual, and electrically prompt.

Mark Twain

Skepticism is unbelief in cause and effect.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Peace is a natural effect of trade.

Charles de Montesquieu

In Japan, the novelty effect [of new models] is stronger than anywhere.

Hans Tempel

Self-denial is not a virtue, it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.

George Bernard Shaw

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