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By all means let's be open-minded, but not so open-minded that our brains drop out.
When I was a child I asked my mother what homosexuality was about and she said - and this was 100 years ago in Germany and she was very open-minded - 'It's like hair color. It's nothing. Some people are blond and some people have dark hair. It's not a subject.' This was a very healthy attitude.
People are very open-minded about new things - as long as they're exactly like the old ones.
By going to the movies, and because of other things, too, going to college, making a wide variety of friends, moving around traveling, I became a lot more open-minded than the heritage I was born into might have suggested.
My experiences at Princeton have made me far more aware of my 'blackness' than ever before. I have found that at Princeton, no matter how liberal and open-minded some of my white professors and classmates try to be toward me, I sometimes feel like a visitor on campus; as if I really don't belong.
The older I get, the more open-minded I get, the less judgmental I get.
An artist's duty is rather to stay open-minded and in a state where he can receive information and inspiration. You always have to be ready for that little artistic Epiphany.
I want someone who is open-minded, dedicated to whatever she is doing and isn't afraid to say I love you. As for looks, she shouldn't have three heads. I want a regular human being.
Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.
African-Americans have been brainwashed into not being open-minded, not even considering a conservative point of view. I have received some of that same vitriol simply because I am running for the Republican nomination as a conservative. So it's just brainwashing and people not being open-minded, pure and simple.
Be very, very patient and very open-minded, and listen to what people have to say.
A. J. McLean
I think the British audience might be more open-minded with some of my imagery and weird choices.
To prevent discussion of any other explanations of human origins is hardly what I would expect from open-minded educators.
Rather than knowing more, I think I've got more open-minded.
There's a positive side to film and television, the sense of feeding into the theater... Your fans will follow you, hopefully, and be open-minded to see you play other things and experience other stories you want to tell.
If the individual is to be happy in the contemporary order, he must be open-minded with respect to new values and new arrangements.
I don't want to make films that give you the answer. If there is a message to my films - and I hope there isn't - it's to be open-minded.
I think romance is a tool, comedy is a tool and drama is a tool. I really just want to tell stories that challenge the viewer, move people, make you laugh, perhaps push an idea about being open-minded but never settle on a genre or an opinion. I hate genre. I like movies that are original in their approach.
I want my audiences to be as open-minded as my characters.
If my parents had discouraged me, I would have turned out very differently. They raised me in an open-minded, liberal environment.
After doing 'Doctor Who,' I'm open-minded to doing more acting. Part of the reason you do a show like this is because it creates other opportunities you haven't had before.
One nice thing about growing up Catholic is it makes you open-minded about other people's religions, since ours is nuttier than yours.
My family was all born in Sicily and I'm Italian-American. They're the real thing. They're authentic Italians, and honestly they're the most open-minded, nicest people in the world and nothing can really offend them. That's the way I think true Sicilians are.
It is increasingly important to be open-minded.
For me, growing up in Harlem and then migrating down to SoHo and the Lower East Side and chillin' down there and making that my stomping ground... That was a big thing, because I'm from Harlem, and downtown is more artsy and also more open-minded. So I got the best of both worlds.
I'm not a hard-line Republican, because I'm a lot more open-minded than that.
The fact that a man is open to being with an older woman suggests that he doesn't give a hang what other people think of him. More likely, he's confident, open-minded and willing to make his own rules.
I'm very open-minded.
You know, people aren't always the most open-minded.
Miguel Jontel Pimentel
We Finns represent a very transparent and open-minded way of reaching political decisions.
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