prejudice

A Quote by Charles Dickens on popularity and prejudice

He had but one eye, and the popular prejudice runs in favor of two.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Nicholas Nickleby.

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A Quote by Charles Caleb Colton on companions, enemies, friendship, humility, prejudice, time, and truth

The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is Humility.

Charles Colton (c.1780 - 1832)

Source: wrote Lacon,,2 volumes of aphorisms

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A Quote by Bernard Mannes Baruch on bigotry, effort, experience, prejudice, and sons

I was the son of an immigrant. I experienced bigotry, intolerance and prejudice, even as so many of you have. Instead of allowing these thing to embitter me, I took them as spurs to more strenuous effort. .

Bernard Baruch (1870 - 1965)

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A Quote by Ben Hecht on mind, prejudice, and safety

Prejudice is a raft onto which the shipwrecked mind clambers and paddles to safety.

Ben Hecht (1894 - 1964)

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A Quote by Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu on prejudice and trade

Trade is the best cure for prejudice.

Baron de Montesquieu (1689 - 1755)

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A Quote by Aubrey T. de Vere on prejudice

Prejudice, which sees what it pleases, cannot see what is plain.

Aubrey T. de Vere (1814 - 1902)

Source: Irish poet, intimate with Browning & Tennyson

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A Quote by Amelia Jenks Bloomer on bigotry, injustice, prejudice, and women

The emancipation of women from intemperance, injustice, prejudice, and bigotry. see Edgar Y. Harburg, We Gotta be Free

Amelia Bloomer (1818 - 1894)

Source: masthead of her paper, The Lily

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on prejudice and reason

REASON, n. Propensitate of prejudice.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on prejudice and support

PREJUDICE, n. A vagrant opinion without visible means of support.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on prejudice and support

Prejudice: n. a vagrant opinion without visible means of support.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

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