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Impartiality Quotes

If we keep an open mind, too much is likely to fall into it.

Author: Natalie Clifford Barney (1876-1972)

Profession: American-born French Author

Impartial. Unable to perceive any promise of personal advantage from espousing either side of a controversy.

Author: Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

Profession: American Author, Editor, Journalist, "The Devil's Dictionary"

What people call impartiality may simply mean indifference, and what people call partiality may simply mean mental activity.

Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)

Profession: British Author

Our impartiality is kept for abstract merit and demerit, which none of us ever saw.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Balance is the enemy of art.

Author: Richard Eyre


Man is always partial and is quite right to be. Even impartiality is partial.

Author: Georg C. Lichtenberg (1742-1799)

Profession: German Physicist, Satirist