Evidence Quotes (349 quotes)
Using Textual Evidence in Essays
Five common English sayings native speakers don’t know how to use
Please note inclusion of quotes on this page in no way represents an endorsement of the worldviews of those who made them — some are sound, some, clearly, are not. Test everything with Scripture 1 Thess. Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. The loneliest moment in life is when you have just experienced that which you thought would deliver the ultimate, and it has just let you down. I do not feel obliged to believe that same God who endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect had intended for us to forgo their use. The worst moment for the atheist is when he is really thankful, and has nobody to thank. Humanism or atheism is a wonderful philosophy of life as long as you are big, strong, and between the ages of eighteen and thirty-five.
The proof is in the pudding
Destiel Non-Platonic Moments and Quotes
The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd. Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule. I believe in evidence. I believe in observation, measurement, and reasoning, confirmed by independent observers. I'll believe anything, no matter how wild and ridiculous, if there is evidence for it.
So why is it we so regularly misuse some of these phrases? Here are five of the most common sayings that have somehow become lost in translation. Or, more generally, the success of something can only be judged by putting it to its intended use. This can hardly be the correct use, however, since the claim that all birds can fly is invalidated rather than confirmed by the discovery of penguins or emus. If the exception cannot be accounted for, the rule must be discarded. This phrase is one of many cricketing idioms in regular use in English.