Don't judge a book by the cover - This idiom means that you should not judge something or someone by appearances, but should look deeper at what is inside and more important.
Judge, jury and executioner - If someone is said to be the judge, jury, and executioner, it means they are in charge of every decision made, and they have the power to be rid of whomever they choose.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. jugen, OF. jugier, F. juger, L. judicare, fr. judex, judge; jus, law or right + dicare, to proclaim, pronounce, akin to dicere, to say. See Just (a.), and Diction, and cf. Judicial
I got too much regard for the Judge to try to get him into any hot water.
"Once to Every Man" by Larry Evans
About the only difference between us is that you're a judge and I'm a drummer.
"Mixed Faces" by Roy Norton
And then there's strong judges and weak judges.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
The judge looked grave, and paused an unusually long time before saying a word.
"Law and Laughter" by George Alexander Morton
He didn't meet you here until after dark, I judge.
"In the Shadow of the Hills" by George C. Shedd
Mayor M. P. Snyder, Judge Waldo M. Yorke, the Rev.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
For, as far as he might judge, her life was sinless.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
But even the beauty of the proceedings at Judges' Chambers failed to impress Horatio with the dignity of the profession.
"The Humourous Story of Farmer Bumpkin's Lawsuit" by Richard Harris
But Joe he'd 'a' got along, Judge Maxwell or no Judge Maxwell.
"The Bondboy" by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
Madame Socani had judged of Rachel as she might have judged of herself.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
And Thy kind all-seeing eye,
Taking count of all things nigh,
Judged, forgave, and pass'd them by,—
Lord! Thou knowest.
"Thou Knowest" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
How long, O Lord our God,
Holy and true and good,
Wilt Thou not judge Thy suffering church,
Her sighs and tears and blood?
"The Church Has Waited Long" by Horatius Bonar
On which the understanding still
Will judge, and sentence pass,
This kills the mind, and wounds the will,
Alas, alas, alas!
"Of Hell And The Estate of Those Who Perish" by John Bunyan
Before this Judge no one shall shroud
Himself, under pretence
Of knowledge, which hath made him proud,
Nor seeming penitence.
"Of Judgement" by John Bunyan
The pallid slave yet paler grew,
And ended here his bitter cry...
And thus to him I made reply:
"My friend, you judge untrue.
"A Fellow Slave" by Morris Rosenfeld
I'll sing thy majesty and grace;
My God prepares his throne
To judge the world in righteousness,
And make his vengeance known.
"Psalm 9 part 1" by Isaac Watts
This undated handout photo provided by Judge Royal T Furgeson Jr show Judge Furgeson of Texas.
F ederal judges are trying to force Congress to pay what could amount to millions in once-promised increases in judges ' salaries.
Two of the judges heard only nine child abuse cases in a 5½-year period, according to the report, and a third judge heard 18.
WILKES-BARRE – Luzerne County President Judge Thomas Burke has issued an order recusing the entire county bench from hearing an uninsured-motorist insurance dispute involving the sister-in-law of Judge Tina Polachek Gartley.
ST CHARLES – Kane County's judiciary has added three new judges to its ranks, including the county's first Hispanic judge , its first openly gay judge , and a former chief prosecutor.
OLYMPIA — A Thurston County judge has agreed to a motion staying a lawsuit brought about by the Grays Harbor Superior Court judges against the county, largely over budget concerns.
Speaking about the new judges ' abilities to nuture new talent, Steven thinks he and fellow former judge Jennifer Lopez are much more capable in that department than, say, Nicki Minaj.
Prosecutors say Willette was an inmate at Mohawk Correctional Facility in Rome in October 2010 when he sent letters to a federal judge and three State Supreme Court judges .
In the first month after his re-election, Obama nominated three judges : Berks County President Judge Jeffrey L Schmehl and Philadelphia Judges Nitza I Quinones Alejandro and Luis Felipe Restrepo.
Judge Henderson, presiding Judge of Mendocino County court, spoke for county judges and staff.
The Statewide Nominating Commission for Judges of Compensation Claims will meet February 11 at 9 am at the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport to interview the following judges of compensation claims for reappointment.
It is still unclear whether longtime judge Randy Jackson will return in the third judges' chair.
DAIRY JUDGING --Missouri 4-H was one of only four teams to win a breed division at the 2012 National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest.
STILLWATER — The Cherokee County 4-H meat judging team represented Oklahoma well in the recent American Royal National 4-H Meat Judging and Identification Contest.
The Falkville FFA Land Judging team won the Morgan County FFA Land Judging Contest held on Oct 2.
Other previous simulations by Duke of the RD model yielded instead a quite clear velocity minimum, but it is diﬃcult to judge the quality of his data as no error bars are reported.
Reptation in the Rubinstein-Duke model: the influence of end-reptons dynamics
However, the opposite conclusion is reached for SP20e and SP4e, which are seen to have more similar states, again judging in particular from their velocity ﬁelds (see Fig. 13).
The nonlinear development of the thermal instability in the atomic ISM and its interaction with random fluctuations
In some cases, when ﬁts were judged unsatisfactory, a sum of two exponentials was used ; this approach, though admittedly arbitrary, has recently been revived in the analysis of X–ray Brillouin scattering on liquid metals [16, 17, 18].
Structural Relaxation and Mode Coupling in a Simple Liquid: Depolarized Light Scattering in Benzene
Judging by their sizes and ellipticities, most resolved sources are globular clusters.
Optical Counterparts of X-Ray Point Sources Observed by CHANDRA in NGC5128: 20 New Globular Cluster X-Ray Sources
The extent of study can be judged by looking under the sub ject of computer arithmetic on the Amazon web site.
Towards a Coherent Theory of Physics and Mathematics: The Theory-Experiment Connection