But this tendency by blacks to go easy on the president over his shortcomings is essentially at the core of this book.
But even for its shortcomings, the Great Society and the war on poverty did absolutely amazing things.
He adds that some people who have taught him the most have shortcomings of their own.
To hear Thomas similarly rebuke Girls would feel like a personal criticism on my own shortcomings.
To become citizens, African Americans must “seek to gain the respect of others by improving on our shortcomings.”
The shortcomings of the clergy had long been part of the stock-in-trade of almost all the Deistical writers.
Were they his rivals, he found the perfect word for their merits and shortcomings.
This prejudice in favor of man does not seem to be destroyed by his shortcomings for ages.
It is easy for persons with plenty of money to moralize on the shortcomings of others.
Therefore, for all our miseries and shortcomings, we hold responsible the historical surprises that burst upon us from outside.