Prejudice Quotes

The multitude are ruled by prejudices.

Voltaire

Prejudices are what rule the vulgar crowd.

Voltaire

Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard.

Adlai E. Stevenson

When we destroy an old prejudice, we have need of a new virtue.

Madame de Stael

He that is possessed with a prejudice is possessed with a devil, and one of the worst kinds of devils, for it shuts out the truth, and often leads to ruinous error.

Tryon Edwards

I'm interested in the fact that the less secure a man is, the more likely he is to have extreme prejudice.

Clint Eastwood

A great many people think they are thinking when they are really rearranging their prejudices.

William James

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

The greatest friend of Truth is time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion Humility.

Charles Caleb Colton

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

Albert Einstein

Prejudices are the chains forged by ignorance to keep men apart.

Countess of Blessington

The greatest and noblest pleasure which we have in this world is to discover new truths, and the next is to shake off old prejudices.

Frederick The Great

Prejudice is the reason of fools

Voltaire

Race prejudice is not only a shadow over the colored it is a shadow over all of us, and the shadow is darkest over those who feel it least and allow its evil effects to go on.

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck

Uninformed strong opinions - and I particularly include religious ones, which for some reason get special treatment - are of course mere clusters of prejudices and no more appropriate than mine, yours or anyone else's are on topics we don't understand - as worthless as my opinions on hockey, Noel Edmonds or rimming.

Derren Victor Brown

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Updated On : November 08, 2013
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