September 20, 2010
Pojman argues a person deserves what he or she earns; I agree with him to a certain extant depending on how one is looking at his theory. If I look at his theory from a law point of view then, I would agree with him, but perhaps...
attractive character. But he may not possess any real ability or talent. He can even turn out to be unscrupulous too. A man must be judged on the basis of his abilities and not on his external appearance. Many of the truly good and great men are humble. Goodness and perfection do not go with gaudiness...
world strong and lusty, in a thriving condition, wearing his own hair on his head, the proper branches of this reasoning vegetable, until the axe of intemperance has lopped off his green boughs, and left him in a withered trunk;”
Nature sent man into the world in its purified state until indulgence has...
Dick is an example of a story written by Horatio Alger. In this description of Alger, Harlon Dalton explains that many of his stories follow the same formula and result. “his lead characters, young boys born into poverty, invariably managed to transcend their station in life by dint of hard work, persistence...
Nehru, who established the Indian ruling dynasty, was not a man without merit. While history now judges most of the policies he implemented as Prime Minister in an unfair light, it would be a huge disservice to argue that he rose without any merit. In this, arguably, he was not different from how true democracies...
prosecutorial misconduct, judicial misconduct or misconduct by the defense counsel (by not properly representing the client) in order to boost their own careers regardless of the consequences. All three misconduct actions mentioned could be a layers biggest nightmare unless the attorney stays on the...
leadership. Commanders must give women equal access to a level playing field on which each competitor either succeeds or fails based on individual merit. If you put points on the scoreboard, you play. Tough standards outlawing fraternization, shunning paternalism, and minimizing segregation must be...
view that education had to help a man to have a balanced and well-integrated personality. It had to help him to achieve harmony within his own being by attaining a balance of body, mind and spirit. It had also to help him to achieve harmony with his environment and his fellow human beings. Education for...
Most Holy Father and Lord, we know and from the chronicles and books of the ancients we find that among other famous nations our own, the Scots, has been graced with widespread renown. They journeyed from Greater Scythia by way of the Tyrrhenian Sea and the Pillars of Hercules, and dwelt for a long course...
our Judgments as our Watches, none
Go just alike, yet each believes his own.
In Poets as true Genius is but rare,
True Taste as seldom is the Critick's Share;
Both must alike from Heav'n derive their Light,
These born to Judge, as well as those to Write.
Let such teach others who themselves excell...
“Is man basically bad with a few good tendencies or is man basically good with a few bad tendencies?”
This was the question asked by the speaker as he commenced his lecture on a very interesting topic regarding the nature of man. In line with the question asked, I got to interrogate myself whether...
In New South Wales, the accused convicted of murder may have his or her charges reduced to voluntary manslaughter if his or her mental state was affected in such a way as recognised by the law to reduce his or her culpability for the killing. Such mitigating factors must be proven to constitute...
seize such a thing. A consistent idea of virtue isn't easily defined, for its ambiguity lets us to believe our own perception is the correct one. By doing so, everyone is right, in their own sense, yet they are also wrong. This never-ending debate would never cease, therefore our efforts would render...
“Don’t judge a book by its cover.” Deeper are the roots of this English idiom than most people are aware of. It means "you shouldn't prejudge the worth or value of something, by its outward appearance alone". When most people think of the halo effect, they think more of...
poem was originally published anonymously,
Pope not admitting its authorship until its appearance in The Works,
II (April 1735).
The Essay on Man was originally conceived as part of a longer
philosophical poem (see Pope's introductory statement on the Design). In the
larger scheme, the poem...
|22. Of Purgatory. |
|3. Of his going down into Hell. |23. Of Ministering in the Congregation. |
|4. Of his Resurrection. |24. Of speaking in the Congregation...
and others, who deny that the sin of birth is a sin and, so that they diminish the glory of Christ’s merits and favors, they dispute that humans are able to be justified in the presence of God by their own powers of reason.
Article 3 Concerning the son of God.
Likewise they teach, that the Word, this...
Justice Douglas in the Three Steelworker Cases.1 The first of these controversies relates to the proper role of the arbitrator—how he should conceive his function, how he should conduct the hearings, and what limits he should impose on himself. The second relates to the principles he should follow in interpreting...
interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an
interest in you.”
“An Athenian Citizen does not neglect the state because he takes care of his own
household; and even those of us who are engaged in business have a very fair idea of
“Having knowledge but lacking the power to express...
intensity, in the direction of a beneficial goal and how long the person tries for which is known as duration toward attaining a goal (Robbins and Judge). It is important for a manager to know that he/she is not entirely to blame for an unmotivated employee. It is the responsibility of the individual...
As a presiding judge in the case of the Speluncean Explorers, my verdict will strongly relate to judge Keen’s opinion. I find the defendants guilty for the murder of Roger Whetmore. The statute states that “whoever shall wilfully take the life of another shall be punished by death”. As a positivist,...
THIS is written for the record. Karachi's environment is being consistently ravaged. The man chiefly responsible for the time being is the much retired brigadier of the Pakistan Army, Ahmedullah Sharif Nasir, Chief Controller of Buildings of the Karachi Building Control Authority.
On January 15 2005...
are severe, but he himself is a charming and sympathetic man. He brings comfort to the grief-stricken Jarvises, and although he acknowledges Arthur as a political opponent, he gives the dead man the appropriate amount of respect. Furthermore, his eloquent speech on how Johannesburg’s white community lives...
What is the Tone?
The attitude of the author, often toward his or her writing and/or topic. The spoken word
can convey the speaker's attitude and thus help to impart meaning through tone of voice. With the
written word, it is tone that extends meaning beyond the literal, and we must learn to convey...
without soliciting your evaluation of the judicial merits of the now famous or more aptly put, infamous, McDonalds hot coffee case.
In February, 1992, Stella Liebeck, then 79, was sitting in the passenger seat of her grandson's car. He ordered coffee for his grandmother from a McDonalds drive through window...
in radical politics he had his own ideas about redeeming the world that moved him farther from God, his childhood faith, moral law, and personal responsibility
b. By then, he had committed certain sins he didn’t want to repent (“Most of us sin and then start doubting his existence”
c. He was taught...
|illustrations with intent thereby to debauch and corrupt the |In cross – examining experts on artistic merit, sarcasm will get you |Robertson is showing how often sarcasm is effective in forcing the |
|morals of children and young persons within the...
apology for his crusade to convict three innocent white Duke University students who belonged to the lacrosse team of raping a black woman in March 2006. Nifong acknowledged there had been “no credible evidence” of their guilt. In fact there had been exculpatory evidence that he had quashed. His apology...
Goodman basically discusses that every person whether it be man, woman, or child has the rights to live and be free from any and all inhumane treatment. Goodman’s main understanding is not to be quick on judging things we don’t understand, but to judge those things that are not morally right. I believe that...
University of Phoenix – Axia
February 7, 2010
Judges have an extremely wide range of duties and obligations both in and out of the public eye. They oversee the proceedings of trials while, ideally, being a neutral party who officiates by limiting intrusions which...