He had but one eye, and the popular prejudice runs in favor of two.
Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)
Source: Nicholas Nickleby.
Contributed by: Zaady
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
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)
Prejudice is a raft onto which the shipwrecked mind clambers and paddles to safety.
Ben Hecht (1894 - 1964)
Trade is the best cure for prejudice.
Baron de Montesquieu (1689 - 1755)
Prejudice, which sees what it pleases, cannot see what is plain.
Aubrey T. de Vere (1814 - 1902)
Source: Irish poet, intimate with Browning & Tennyson
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
REASON, n. Propensitate of prejudice.
Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)
Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce
PREJUDICE, n. A vagrant opinion without visible means of support.
Prejudice: n. a vagrant opinion without visible means of support.
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