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Examples one finds in the philosophical literature are somebody who's seen the trial of a child of theirs, where they're being proved guilty of some crime that would drive the parent into a depression, maybe a suicidal depression.
North Eurasia is one of the best examples of religious tolerance and peaceful coexistence of Islam and Christianity. This is a rare thing in today's world, even in its most liberal parts.
I think it's really important for my daughter to see her parents being physically fit and for that to be a part of her life. The examples we set for her will stay with her the rest of her life.
Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.
Everywhere I go, I see incredible examples of communities that have a vision for transportation and how it will impact the quality of life, mobility, economics and opportunity.
Old men are fond of giving good advice to console themselves for their inability to give bad examples.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
We have numerous examples of perseverance in the scriptures, in secular history, and in our own experiences.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Pop music I have always loved best. But the more extreme, fascist-led examples of the music business I tend to detest the most.
There are beautiful examples of art done by chimpanzees in human care.
Frans de Waal
I don't have space to enter into the examples or the history of this, so I'm left with having to make the bold statement that culture is extinct.
My mother and my father were very nurturing and wonderful examples of how to live your life. I really had a cool foundation.
I cite in my book countless examples of the foundational documents of the colonial period in America and the writings of the leaders, that this was intended to be a Christian nation.
We now see numerous examples of brands working together to address issues such as environmental degradations, climate control, pollution, poverty and disease.
I've tried to handle winning well, so that maybe we'll win again, but I've also tried to handle failure well. If those serve as good examples for teachers and kids, then I hope that would be a contribution I have made to sport. Not just basketball, but to sport.
The main objective of our cinema is to entertain. If you can pass on a message at the same time, that is fantastic, but if the audience does not feel they are going to be entertained by the film, they are not going to watch it. There are many examples of very responsible and great films that are being made, but nobody goes to watch them.
Sinn Fein has productively taken the example of South Africa and, as we develop the peace process, we continue to use examples from South Africa.
With acting, there is a level of anonymity which is conducive to your profession. There are examples of very public people who are on the cover of every celebrity magazine but can't open a film.
There are some examples of medieval kings who were terrible human beings but were nevertheless good kings.
George R. R. Martin
I want to affect culture. I want to have my mark on everything. I give examples of people like Bill Cosby, Quincy Jones - those are the people who I look up to. The game wouldn't be the same without them. What happens in the course of 5 years isn't really important to me. I care about what they'll say about me in 50 years.
I don't have to make examples out of players to establish my own place. I don't feel like I have to.
History is replete with examples of tech firms that were marginalized by new companies and technologies.
We all assume that if you're weak and poor, you're never going to win. In fact, the real world is full of examples where the exact opposite happens, where the weak win and the strong screw up.
Parents should be the most important examples for their children.
I obviously want to give a healthy body image to my own daughter. I think having good examples, eating properly, that's all one can do - and just be really loving around her. I've tried to give her confidence in who she is. I think she's all right in the confidence department.
Surveillance changes history. We know this through examples of corrupt presidents like Nixon.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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