The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive one.
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.
Somewhere it is written that parents who are critical of other people's children and publicly admit they can do better are asking for it.
I love my dad, although I'm definitely critical of him sometimes, like when his pants are too tight. But I love him so much and I try to be really supportive of him.
Post-modernism has cut off the present from all futures. The daily media add to this by cutting off the past. Which means that critical opinion is often orphaned in the present.
When we judge or criticize another person, it says nothing about that person; it merely says something about our own need to be critical.
The critical period of matrimony is breakfast-time.
I think there are a lot of reasons to be critical of the media in America.
When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.
When an idea reaches critical mass there is no stopping the shift its presence will induce.
The air we breathe, the water we drink, and the land we inhabit are not only critical elements in the quality of life we enjoy - they are a reflection of the majesty of our Creator.
And let's be clear: It's not enough just to limit ads for foods that aren't healthy. It's also going to be critical to increase marketing for foods that are healthy.
Good critical writing is measured by the perception and evaluation of the subject; bad critical writing by the necessity of maintaining the professional standing of the critic.
To my mind the boy who gives least promise is one in whom the critical faculty develops in advance of the imagination.
The first assistant director is just so important that the choice of that person is critical to the movie.
Religion and morality are critical to how students think about politics and form opinions on political issues.
America has a critical role to play as the most powerful member of the world community.
A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology. I'm using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces of electronic equipment to say that.
By cutting critical domestic programs such as education, health, environmental protection, and veterans' services, this budget reveals misplaced priorities.