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Quotes about Prejudice.
- He hears but half who hears one party only.
- Æschylus, Eum, 428; reported in Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations (1922), p. 631.
- The great obstacle to progress is prejudice
- Christian Nestell Bovee, Intuitions and Summaries of Thought (1862), Volume II, p. 105.
- Prejudice renders a man's virtue his habit, and not a series of unconnected acts. Through just prejudice, his duty becomes a part of his nature.
- Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790).
- Chi non esce dal suo paese, vive pieno di pregiudizi.
- He who never leaves his country is full of prejudices.
- Carlo Goldoni, Pamela (c. 1750), I, 14.
- Remember, when the judgment's weak,
The prejudice is strong.
- Kane O'Hara, Midas, Air, Act I, scene 3; reported in Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations (1922), p. 632.
- How immense to us appear the sins we have not committed.
- Madame Necker; reported in Louis Klopsch, ed., Many Thoughts of Many Minds: A Treasury of Quotations From the Literature of Every Land and Every Age (1896), p. 229.
- When we destroy an old prejudice, we have need of a new virtue.
- Anne Louise Germaine de Staël, reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 484.
- Husserl has shown that man's prejudices go a great deal deeper than his intellect or his emotions. Consciousness itself is 'prejudiced' — that is to say, intentional.
- Colin Wilson in Introduction to the New Existentialism, p. 54
Against Polish people