Randy hesitated, as if not sure how candid he should be.
I don't know how candid you can be with Julie.
Do you suppose any of these relatives Howie is trying to reach will be as candid about his early years as Reverend Humphries?
Don't get alarmed but I've taken the liberty to be a tad candid with him.
He also took the moment to be very candid about his divorce from wife Yvette.
The owner was candid about the things that went wrong as well as the successes.
I was sure dear Brenda would be far more candid with the instrument pressed to her throat.
The instructions of the American negotiators were as follows: "You are to make the most candid and confidential communications upon all subjects to the ministers of our generous ally, the king of France; to undertake nothing in the negotiations for peace or truce without their knowledge and concurrence; and ultimately to govern yourselves by their advice and opinion, endeavouring in your whole conduct to make them sensible how much we rely on his majesty's influence for effectual support in every thing that may be necessary to the present security, or future prosperity, of the United States of America."
" That it is not candid to require me now to confess myself, in print, then ignorant of the duplicate proportion in the heavens; for no other reason, but because he had told it me in the case of projectiles, and so upon mistaken grounds accused me of that ignorance.
They were very candid portraits.
He was an excellent cross-examiner, whose candid friendliness of manner often succeeded in eliciting important testimony from unwilling witnesses.
I think she'd be a lot less candid with you along.
The government has been quite candid on this point.
It was a candid admission of guilt.
Martha seems to have a pretty good read on Patsy and she's always been candid talking about her.
I hadn't considered that having a house guest would severely limit our chances for candid conversation.
He was candid about the reasons why the arrangement has been made in this way.
Cornish, Chivalry (London, 1901), too little reference to the more prosaic historical documents, but candid and without intentional partiality.
It is no calamity that natural procrastination, or the clamour caused by his candid treatment of atheism and by certain heretical tendencies detected by orthodox criticism in his view of the Trinity, made Cudworth leave the work unfinished.
Of his teachers, one, the Rev. Charles Wellbeloved, was, Martineau said, " a master of the true Lardner type, candid and catholic, simple and thorough, humanly fond indeed of the counsels of peace, but piously serving every bidding of sacred truth."
Yet it would seem as if a candid and impartial historian could not well be greatly in doubt in the matter.
Adams's Review of Mr Ames's Works (1809), New England Patriot, being a Candid Comparison of the Principles and Conduct of the Washington and Jefferson Administrations (1810), Appeals to the People on the Causes and Consequences of War with Great Britain (1811) and Mr Madison's War (1812).
Spinoza abounds in the same sense, and is as usual perfectly candid " Naturae leges et regulae, secundum quas omnia fiunt et ex unis formis in alias mutantur, sunt ubique et semper eadem."
Outvoting Franklin, they decided to break their instructions, which required them to ` make the, most candid confidential communications on all subjects to the ministers of our generous ally, the king of France; to undertake nothing in the negotiations for peace or truce without their knowledge or concurrence; and ultimately to govern yourself by their advice and opinion "; and, instead,.
Wesley's writings did much to open the eyes of candid men to his motives and his methods.
But he was too little of a partisan, too widely sympathetic and candid, as well as too elaborate, to be a telling speaker in parliament, and was consequently surpassed by more practical men whose powers were incomparably inferior.
Among his pamphlets are A Candid Examination of the Mutual Claims of Great Britain and the Colonies (1775); Historical and Political Reflections on the Rise and Progress of the American Rebellion (1780); Cool Thoughts on the Consequences to Great Britain of American Independence (1780); and The Claim of the American Loyalists Reviewed and Maintained upon Incontrovertible Principles of Law and Justice (1788).
Malthus was one of the most amiable, candid and cultured of men.
For in the whole course of the war no such candid announcement had ever been made by any commander on either side; it was assumed, especially abroad, that if Cadorna confessed this much there was far more that he did not tell.
As a result, Hegel's system undertakes to show candid minds that incompatible assertions not only may but must both be true.'
His reputation was helped by several clever if somewhat wrong-headed publications, including a satirical pamphlet entitled The Theology and Philosophy of Cicero's Somnium Scipionis (1751), a defence of the Hutchinsonians in A Fair, Candid and Impartial State of the Case between Sir Isaac Newton and Mr Hutchinson (1753), and critiques upon William Law (1758) and Benjamin Kennicott (1760).
On the settlement under van Riebeek, and the position in it which the so-called " free burghers " enjoyed, this candid Dutch writer throws an interesting light.
His parliamentary career was marked by the same wide and candid liberalism as his private life.
He held several conferences on the subject with the clergy of his diocese; and in the hope of influencing candid minds by means of the opinions of unbiassed foreigners,.
Are you interested in staged or candid shots, or both?
What was so terrible that he couldn't come out with it in his usual candid manner?
It was in vain that Groot emitted a Publica Protestatio, in which he declared that Jesus Christ was the great subject of his discourses, that in all of them he believed himself to be in harmony with Catholic doctrine, and that he willingly subjected them to the candid judgment of the Roman Church.
He became known in the House of Commons principally for his candid criticism of the measures introduced by his nominal leaders, and he was rather to be ranked among the Opposition than as a Ministerialist; and when the crisis with the Transvaal came in 1899, Mr Courtney's views, which remained substantially what they were when he supported the settlement after Majuba in 1881, had plainly become incompatible with his position even as a nominal follower of Lord Salisbury and Mr Chamberlain.
The HL was unusually candid about its reliance on policy and principle as well as precedent.
And the text is remarkably candid about the way to achieve success.
Can you in your wildest dreams imagine the Times being so candid in the same position?
He was not interested in candid photography or handheld cameras.
Smile, you are on Candid Camera.
Thorpe is refreshingly candid about himself, without ever getting in the way.
In a candid interview with the Times, Bull said: "I learned a lot from the Lawton fight."
I was candid, omitting only the fact Julie had sent an entry to the newspaper contest.
He was brusque and candid, two traits she hadn't yet gotten used to.