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George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950+1
Newspapers are unable, seemingly, to discriminate between a bicycle accident and the collapse of civilization.
Good men, whether they be Christians or rationalists, do not desire to discriminate between races, but the distinctions implanted by Nature are too conspicuous to escape the observation of our senses.
If we desire a society of peace, then we cannot achieve such a society through violence. If we desire a society without discrimination, then we must not discriminate against anyone in the process of building this society. If we desire a society that is democratic, then democracy must become a means as well as an end.
Friedrich von Schiller
German poet 1759-18050
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans.
It's unfortunate. Title IX is rather simple: don't discriminate on the basis of sex.
William Gilmore Simms
American poet, novelist and historian 1806-18700
Neither praise or blame is the object of true criticism. Justly to discriminate, firmly to establish, wisely to prescribe, and honestly to award. These are the true aims and duties of criticism.
Italian writer 1932 -0
The problem with the Internet is that it gives you everything - reliable material and crazy material. So the problem becomes, how do you discriminate?
American Essayist 1934-0
To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything: the ability to discriminate, to love and to remain indifferent. To lack it is to be locked within oneself, paradoxically incapable of either love or indifference.
American academic and social critic 1947-0
When feminist discourse is unable to discriminate the drunken fraternity brother from the homicidal maniac, women are in trouble.Source: Vamps and Tramps (1994) p. 33
American lawyer and author 1938-0
When you discriminate against anyone, you discriminate against everyone. It's a display of terrible intolerance.
Spanish painter sculptor 1881-1973-1
We must not discriminate between things. Where things are concerned there are no class distinctions. We must pick out what is good for us where we can find it.