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Your world may think what it chooses...but really, opinion and gossip count for nothing at all against truth...
Of course I base all my election promises and policies on opinion polls
Truth is not a matter of argumentation and conviction; it is not the outcome of opinion.
In sum, the purpose is to contest the popular view, because popular opinions are so frequently found to be untimely, misled (by propaganda), or plainly wrong.
With My Dog-Eyes by Hilda Hilst got more exposure and reached far more readers than I ever expected. Even my editor at Melville House, who championed the project form the outset, told me she was surprised by the response. After this, editors began asking my opinion about which Latin American writers ought to be translated. I realized I had some cultural capital to spend, and I wanted to use it to introduce another author who might be considered a risk by conventional publishers. Michael Noll was at the top of my list.
Don't make any opinion if you haven't correct knowledge
William Stanley Jevons
I feel quite unable to adopt the opinion that the moment goods pass into the possession of the consumer they cease altogether to have the attributes of capital.
Personal opinions rarely mirror the absolute truth yet always reflect the absolution of personal ignorance.
I had differences of opinion with President Obama and most well-known, of course, is Iran.
You're entitled to your own opinions, but not your own facts.
Cornelius Cardew's folk songs were very, very literal, and they were just about workers smashing their chains. It was like reading Das Kapital over a folk-song melody, and it's a spectacular failure, in my opinion.
I hate vulgarity. I hate vulgarity even though it attracts me - and it attracts me very much. I love all that is transgressive or vulgar. But in my opinion, it has to reach a limit that is always a little surreal and never becomes in your face.
Opinion is ultimately determined by the feelings, and not by the intellect.
The only thing that matters in life, is your own opinion about yourself.
Truth generally lies in the coordination of antagonistic opinions.
Remember that all is opinion.
Orthodoxy, or right opinion, is, at best, a very slender part of religion. Though right tempers cannot subsist without right opinions, yet right opinions may subsist without right tempers. There may be a right opinion of God without either love or one right temper toward Him. Satan is a proof of this.
Raise the bar higher than your opinion...
The wish to spread those opinions that we hold conducive to our own welfare is so deeply rooted in the English character that few of us can escape its influence.
I don't represent anyone's opinion. Not even my own. I'm neutral.
I stopped appearing as Dracula in 1972 because in my opinion the presentation of the character had deteriorated to such an extent, particularly bringing him into the contemporary day and age, that it really no longer had any meaning.
There is no greater mistake than the hasty conclusion that opinions are worthless because they are badly argued.
In my ugly, elitist opinion we are not all entitled to voice our opinions, we are entitled to pass along our informed opinions.
Opinion is not knowledge. You're entitled to your own opinion but you're not entitled to your own facts.
To fall in love with pain is to fall in love with art.
Some `advanced thinkers' are of the opinion that anyone who differs from the conventional opinion must be in the right. This is a delusion; if it were not, truth would be easier to come by than it is.
No minister ever stood, or could stand, against public opinion.
There are many kinds of knowledge, only one of them worth everything, only one of them not subject to opinion or degree or damage. If you come to that, you will know what I mean. If you don't, listen to someone who has.
I think anything you do that's different, that doesn't take the typical approach, invites differing opinions.
There are opinions and then there are opinions...behold the nature of mankind.
I have already expressed my opinion on this subject in treating of rent, and have now only further to add, that rent is a creation of value, as I understand that word, but not a creation of wealth.
My sentiments for the American cause, from the Stamp Act downward, have never changed... I am still of opinion that it is the cause of liberty and of human nature.
I just never let anything bother me, man. I know myself really well. Nobody's opinion of me can shake my opinion of myself.
In the old days... it was a basic, cardinal fact that producers didn't have opinions. When I was producing natural history programmes, I didn't use them as vehicles for my own opinion. They were factual programmes.
I'm a very highly opinionated person, and so people assume I'm opining on everything; when I open my mouth and say something, it's an opinion.
The writers in the newspapers could sounds smart because they did not have the responsibilities of decision, and they could sound bold by enunciating positions which they were not required to implement.
Neither was there any heresy, or diversity of opinion, or disputing about the matter, till the pope had gathered a council to confirm this transubstantiation: wherefore it is most likely that this opinion came up by them of latter days.
Don't let public opinions pinion you
John Ralston Saul
It is the considered opinion of most members of our rational élites that, in any given difference of opinion with reality, reality is wrong.
I know I'm not a bully and everybody has their opinions and that's fine with me.
I want you to understand clearly, I am not a journalist - be very clear on that. I am an opinion maker.
There is a time to provide advice and offer an opinion, and there is a time not to. Don't be too quick to offer unsolicited advice. It certainly will not endear you to people.
I consider him Stalin one of the greatest persons in the history of mankind. In the history of Russia he was, in my opinion, even greater than Lenin. Until Stalin's death I was anti-Stalinist, but I always regarded him as a brilliant personality.
The power and the potency of music will transcend any one person's opinion about it.
It is on opinion only that government is founded; and this maxim extends to the most despotic and most military governments, as well as to the most free and most popular.
Where there are low consequences and you have very low confidence in your own opinion, you should absolutely delegate.
I change my opinions often, but not my way of thinking.
Your dominion has nothing to do with a negative person's opinion. Flee from people who only hung on passport-size dreams and you'll see your bigger picture! Go for the big one!
F. Lee Bailey
Justice Scalia is predictable. He can be counted on to come down with a conservative opinion, and generally, to bring Justice Clarence Thomas with him.
It is not the fastest opinion that matters, it is the wisest, the most thorough.