Quotes About Opinion

Let us always remember that he does not really believe his own opinions who dares not give free scope to his opponent.
Wendell Phillips

It is the absolute right of the state to supervise the formation of public opinion.
Joseph Geobbels

In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
Mark Twain

It is a difference of opinion that makes horses races.
Mark Twain

I am always of the opinion with the learned, if they speak first.
William Congreve

Popular opinions, on subjects not palpable to sense, are often true, but seldom or never the whole truth.
John Stuart Mill

The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd.
Bertrand Russell

Opinion is ultimately determined by the feelings, and not by the intellect.
Herbert Spencer

People think of the inventor as a screwball, but no one ever asks the inventor what he thinks of other people.
Charles F. Kettering

I am free of all prejudice.  I hate everyone equally.
W. C. Fields

Prejudice is an opinion without judgment.

Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
Joseph Joubert

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

Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all.
George Christoph Lichtenberg

Give every man thine ear, but few thy voice.
William Shakespeare

They that approve a private opinion, call it opinion; but they that dislike it, heresy; and yet heresy signifies no more than private opinion.
Thomas Hobbes

I hate to go on tryin’ your patience like this—but—well, I’m either dead right or I’m crazy.
Jefferson, in Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, screenplay by Sidney Buchman

One man’s meat is another man’s poison.
Oswald Dykes



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