He had performed many eminent services for the crown, had great natural and acquired parts, adorned with integrity and honour; but so ill an ear for music, that his detractors
reported, "he had been often known to beat time in the wrong place;" neither could his tutors, without extreme difficulty, teach him to demonstrate the most easy proposition in the mathematics.
The warmest partisans of the enterprise now became its most ardent detractors
Manson Mingott had become known--her cynicism was held to exceed his; and she had not the excuse--nor her detractors
the satisfaction-- of pleading that she was "a foreigner.
These attempts did not prevent the cardinal, to whom his most inveterate detractors
have never denied personal bravery, from making nocturnal excursions, sometimes to communicate to the Duc d'Angouleme important orders, sometimes to confer with the king, and sometimes to have an interview with a messenger whom he did not wish to see at home.
Not much time will be gained, O Athenians, in return for the evil name which you will get from the detractors
of the city, who will say that you killed Socrates, a wise man; for they will call me wise, even although I am not wise, when they want to reproach you.
With every chance you are either creating a promoter or detractor
Another Hooda detractor
, former Union minister Kumari Selja, has also criticised his style of functioning.
Top 3 life insurers for consumer loyalty Net Promoter Score (NPS) 45 1st: State Farm Net Promoter Score (NPS) Detractor
(14%) Passive (28%) Promoter (58%) Net Promoter Score 34 2nd: NY Life Detractor
(21%) Passive (24%) Promoter (55%) Net Promoter Score 29 3rd: Allstate Detractor
(21%) Passive (28%) Promoter (51%) Note: Table made from bar graph.
can slowly erode brand integrity and devalue a company with a few sharp words.
This is a harsh reality when you consider that the poor view a detractor
may have of an entire company might be based solely on an isolated encounter with a single employee.
London, April 1 (ANI): A British couple has received a threatning letter from an anonymous detractor
for trimming one of their bushes into the shape of 'Buddha' in their five-bedroom 1850 home, Hill House Garden and Nursery, near Ashburton in south Devon.
Their view of the value of your program will drive their alignment as a proponent or detractor