Shakespeare suggests that growing into childishness
afflicts not just "old Polonius" but the Danish court as well.
One of the hallmarks of a child is irresponsibility, and when a man displays childishness
, he will almost certainly be irresponsible, too, says the 78-year-old Cole, who has a doctorate in psychology from Union University and a background as a Pentecostal pastor.
From the crumbling tower of the sophistication born of mere experienced longevity, I see the essential childishness
of Dowson's devotion to the romantic image, to self-consciously practised bohemianism.
Naturally, whites believed that black spending revealed the childishness
of the race.
The replacement of local with federal authority, the prospect of endless litigation, the encouragement given to speech codes and other better-safe-than-sued precautions, the prospect of unforgiving crackdowns on childish misbehavior whose very childishness
will be seen as no defense - all are legitimate worries after Davis v.
The problem with the "footprints" story is not that it consoles, but that it presents passivity and childishness
as the most consoling aspects of our relation with God.
One is, that in Imitation of Life, where Claudette Colbert has a role to bring out all there is in her, both Miss Beavers and Miss Washington have, so to speak, to go downstairs; Miss Beavers to a much greater childishness
, and Miss Washington to a much greater bewilderment than they would recognize in real life.
Second, it suggests the deep, uncritical childishness
of the anti-Jewish part of the Christian psyche.
He represents a world without limits, one that encourages childishness
, disorder, and immorality.
Rarely have we been treated to such an open display of cronyism and childishness
I have dealt with a very rich assortment of exiles in the past," he wrote his daughter Frances in June 1963, "but none can compare with the Cuban group for genuine stupidity and militant childishness
Gale continues to sink to new depths of childishness
and stupidity with his predictably idiotic editorials.