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I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it - you will regret both.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves; vanity, to what we would have others think of us.
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Don't make an opinion on me if you don't know nothin' about me.
Women must tell men always that they are the strong ones. They are the big, the strong, the wonderful. In truth, women are the strong ones. It is just my opinion, I am not a professor.
Knowledge is true opinion.
There is probably a perverse pride in my administration... that we were going to do the right thing, even if short-term it was unpopular. And I think anybody who's occupied this office has to remember that success is determined by an intersection in policy and politics and that you can't be neglecting of marketing and P.R. and public opinion.
In America everybody is of the opinion that he has no social superiors, since all men are equal, but he does not admit that he has no social inferiors, for, from the time of Jefferson onward, the doctrine that all men are equal applies only upwards, not downwards.
Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Life is not a spectator sport. If you're going to spend your whole life in the grandstand just watching what goes on, in my opinion you're wasting your life.
The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the Western world. No First World country has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity - much less dissent.
The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd.
Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.
Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Love is an emotion that is based on an opinion of women that is impossible for those who have had any experience with them.
H. L. Mencken
The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month.
Everyone has their own insecurities, regardless of how you look or how people perceive you, but sometimes people give their insecurities too much power. Defining beauty is simply a matter of opinion. For me, real beauty has very little to do with the structure of someone's face or body.
Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth. By simply not mentioning certain subjects... totalitarian propagandists have influenced opinion much more effectively than they could have by the most eloquent denunciations.
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
Absurdity, n.: A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
A process which led from the amoeba to man appeared to the philosophers to be obviously a progress though whether the amoeba would agree with this opinion is not known.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Michel de Montaigne
Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Everywhere I go, I'm asked if I think the universities stifle writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
Other people's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
Freedom of opinion can only exist when the government thinks itself secure.
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