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English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719+1
Prejudice and self-sufficiency naturally proceed from inexperience of the world, and ignorance of mankind.
American feministisch writer 1921-0
A girl should not expect special privileges because of her sex but neither should she 'adjust' to prejudice and discrimination.Source: The Feminine Mystique Ch. 1 The Problem That Has No Name
South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader 1918-20130
A man who takes away another man's freedom is a prisoner of hatred, he is locked behind the bars of prejudice and narrow-mindedness.Source: De lange weg naar vrijheid
P. J. O'Rourke
American journalist 1947-0
Automobiles are free of egotism, passion, prejudice and stupid ideas about where to have dinner. They are, literally, selfless. A world designed for automobiles instead of people would have wider streets, larger dining rooms, fewer stairs to climb and no smelly, dangerous subway stations.
Irish writer 1854-19000
Bad artists always admire each other's work. They call it being large-minded and free from prejudice. But a truly great artist cannot conceive of life being shown, or beauty fashioned, under any conditions other than those he has selected.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-19560
Criticism is prejudice made plausible.
Irish writer 1854-19000
Each of the professions means a prejudice. The necessity for a career forces every one to take sides. We live in the age of the overworked, and the under-educated; the age in which people are so industrious that they become absolutely stupid.
Ethnic prejudice has no place in sports, and baseball must recognize that truth if it is to maintain stature as a national game.
For everybody, I think that we all, when we look at this situation of race, we need a change of heart, and I said it before. I believe the heart change comes from repenting of your racism, repenting of your bias, repenting of your prejudice and understanding that, you know what, God sees us all the same.
Bernard M. Baruch
American investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant 1870-19650
Gold has worked down from Alexander's time... When something holds good for two thousand years I do not believe it can be so because of prejudice or mistaken theory.
English writer 1812-18700
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
American writer, historian, and philosopher 1885-19810
History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice.
American actor, filmmaker and musician 1930-0
I'm interested in the fact that the less secure a man is, the more likely he is to have extreme prejudice.
If a guy's got it, let him give it. I'm selling music, not prejudice.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-19500
Ignorance and prejudice are the ballast of our ship of state - however, ships without ballast are not seaworthy and cannot sail in the tempests, nor reach a safe harbor.