Quotes on Opinions

5 03 2007

“I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinion I have no respect”

–Edward Gibbon

“A yawn may not be polite, but as least its an honest opinion”

 “We probably wouldn’t worry about what people think of us if we could know how seldom they do”

–Olin Miller

“Make sure you have a different opinion and people will talk about you”

–Arab proverb

 “If a man isn’t willing to take some risk for his opinions, either his opinions are no good or he’s no good”

–Ezra Pound

“New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but beacause they are not already common”

–John Locke

“I have opinions of my own – strong opinions – but I don’t always agree with them”

–George W. Bush

“Opinions are like assholes, everybody’s got one”

“The follish and the dead alone never change their opinions”

–James Russel Lowell

“Nobody holds a good opinion of a man who holds a low opinion of himself”

–Anthony Trollope

“Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood, the disposition of the spectator”

–Wendell Phillips




4 responses

5 03 2007

I like the one by Ezra Pound.

5 03 2007

me too! 🙂

I also like : “A yawn may not be polite, but as least its an honest opinion”

5 03 2007

Your the best Joey =)

5 03 2007

aye. pls don’t let the fracas over the breastfeeding post get you down. price of taking a stand.

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