Opinions Quotes

If you spend more time asking appropriate questions rather than giving answers or opinions, your listening skills will increase

Brian Koslow

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.

Oscar Wilde

There is much to be said in favour of modern journalism. By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, it keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.

Oscar Wilde

What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.

Walter Pater

You get fifteen democrats in a room, and you get twenty opinions.

Senator Patrick Leahy

Our opinions do not really blossom into fruition until we have expressed them to someone else.

Mark Twain

I am not one of those who in expressing opinions confine themselves to facts.

Mark Twain

Patterning your life around other's opinions is nothing more than slavery.

Lawana Blackwel

Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.

Katherine Mansfield

The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.

Elbert Hubbard

Fight for your opinions, but do not believe that they contain the whole truth, or the only truth.

Charles A. Dana

The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Men get opinions as boys learn to spell, By reiteration chiefly.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Judge men not by their opinions but by what their opinions have made of them.

Georg Lichtenberg

It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them!

Friedrich Nietzsche

False opinions are like false money, struck first of all by guilty men and thereafter circulated by honest people who perpetuate the crime without knowing what they are doing.

Joseph Marie de Maistre

Opinions have vested interests just as men have.

Samuel Butler

Opinions is a species of property - I am always desirous of sharing

Charles Lamb

Opinions are to the vast apparatus of social existence what oil is to machines: one does not go up to a turbine and pour machine oil over it; one applies a little to hidden spindles and joints that one has to know.

Walter Benjamin

It is as certain that many opinions, now general, will be rejected by future ages, as it is that many, once general, are rejected by the present

John Stuart Mill

Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them

Thomas Mann

While most peoples' opinions change, the conviction of their correctness never does


Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest violence

Hebrew Proverb

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

Joseph Joubert

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