Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay; falsehood by haste and uncertainty.
— Tacitus

Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.
Henry David Thoreau inspections quote

Censor, n. An officer of certain governments, employed to supress the works of genius. Among the Romans the censor was an inspector of public morals, but the public morals of modern nations will not bear inspection.
— Ambrose Bierce

Illustrious examples engross, prejudice, and intimidate. They engross our attention, and so prevent a due inspection of ourselves; they prejudice our judgment in favor of their abilities, and so lessen the sense of our own; and they intimidate us with the
— Edward Young

A failure will not appear until a unit has passed final inspection.
— Arthur Bloch