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The Best Quotes About Opinions

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    A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding. Marshall McLuhan

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    It is not best that we should all think alike; it is a difference of opinion that makes horse races. Mark Twain

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    Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance. Plato

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    The average man's opinions are generally of more value to himself than to anyone else.

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    Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct. Jane Austen

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    Opinions are the cheapest commodities in the world.

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    Listen, everyone is entitled to my opinion. Madonna

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    There never was in the world two opinions alike, no more than two hairs or two grains. The most universal quality is diversity. Michel de Montaigne

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    Men are disturbed not by things that happen, but by their opinion of the things that happen. Epictetus

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    Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions. Albert Einstein

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    Things are not to be judged good or bad merely because the public think so. Tacitus

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    Nothing is more unjust or capricious than public opinion. William Hazlitt

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    Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric. Bertrand Russell

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    I care not what others think of what I do, but I care very much about what I think of what I do! That is character! Theodore Roosevelt

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    Our opinions become fixed at the point where we stop thinking. Ernest Renan

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    The foolish and the dead never change their opinions. James Russell Lowell

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    I care not so much what I am in the opinion of others, as what I am in my own; I would be rich of myself and not by borrowing. Michel de Montaigne

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    He that never changes his opinion never corrects mistakes and will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today. Tryon Edwards

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    Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one. Thomas Carlyle

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    You're entitled to your own opinions. Your are not entitled to your own facts.

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    A mass of men equals a mass of opinions. Daniel Webster

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    No liberal man would impute a charge of unsteadiness to another for having changed his opinion. Cicero

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    In every fat book there is a thin book trying to get out.

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    My play was a complete success. The audience was a failure.

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    How much time he saves who does not look to see what his neighbor says or does or thinks. Marcus Aurelius

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    We should be eternally vigilant against attempts to check the expression of opinions that we loathe. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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    The man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind. William Blake

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    Predominant opinions are generally the opinions of the generation that is vanishing. Benjamin Disraeli

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    Stay at home in your mind. Don't recite other people's opinions. I hate quotations. Tell me what you know. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    Men get opinions as boys learn to spell by reiteration chiefly. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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    It is clear that thought is not free if the profession of certain opinions makes it impossible to earn a living. Bertrand Russell

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    Do not seek the truth, only cease to cherish your opinions.

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    The history of human opinion is scarcely anything more than the history of human errors. Voltaire

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    Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it. Thomas Jefferson

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    The deadliest contagion is majority opinion.

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    A man is getting along on the road to wisdom when he begins to realize that his opinion is just an opinion.

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    Hardly a man in the world has an opinion upon morals, politics or religion which he got otherwise than through his associations and sympathies. Broadly speaking, there are none but corn-pone opinions. And broadly speaking, Corn-Pone stands for Self-Approval. Self-approval is acquired mainly from the approval of other people. The result is Conformity. Mark Twain

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    When I want your opinion I'll give it to you. Laurence J. Peter

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    People will in a great degree, and not without reason, form their opinion of you by that they have of your friends, as, says the

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    Don't be swayed just because they say it's public opinion. Remember, public opinion is simple what everybody else thinks.

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    The only sin that we never forgive in each other is a difference in opinion. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    Opinions are formed in a process of open discussion and public debate, and where no opportunity for the forming of opinions exists, there may be moods --moods of the masses and moods of individuals, the latter no less fickle and unreliable than the former --but no opinion. Hannah Arendt

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    Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them. Thomas Mann

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    A man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away. Charles M. Schwab

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    People talk fundamentals and superlatives and then make some changes of detail.

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    A fellow can't keep people from having a bad opinion of him, but he can keep them from being right about it.

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    An obstinate person does not hold opinions; they hold them. Alexander Pope

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    No work of art ever puts forward views. Views belong to people who are not artists. Oscar Wilde

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    Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion. Wendell Phillips

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