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Each album we [The Replacements] made was the one we were capable of making and wanted to make at the time. Each one was a progression or, depending on your opinion, a sidestep or tumble forward. I don't know what.
People have to form their own opinion. I've said everything I can say about it. I was viciously attacked from the stage, and I have a right to answer back. I've said everything I could say. I was viciously attacked on the stage, and I have a right to answer back.
Opinion is a fitting thing but truth outlasts the sun - if then we cannot own them both, possess the oldest one.
I remember it was with extreme difficulty that I could bring my master to understand the meaning of the word opinion, or how a point could be disputable; because reason taught us to affirm or deny only where we are certain; and beyond our knowledge we cannot do either.
Do not use power to suppress opinions you think pernicious, for if you do the opinions will suppress you.
Tigers cannot afford to care about what sheep think.
The purpose of a chronicler of moods and deeds does not require him to express his personal views upon the grave controversy above given.
Don't hold strong opinions about things you don't truly understand.
Opinions that are well rooted should grow and change like a healthy tree.
Ellen Swallow Richards
New England is the home of all that is good and noble with all her sternness and uncompromising opinions.
I wonder why it is that we so often imprison ourselves in the opinions of other people. There can be no punishment worse than conspiring in our own diminishment.
To change an opinion without a mental process is the mark of the uneducated.
A. J. P. Taylor
In my opinion we learn nothing from history except the infinite variety of men's behaviour. We study it, as we listen to music or read poetry, for pleasure, not for instruction.
The human soul is hospitable, and will entertain conflicting sentiments and contradictory opinions with much impartiality.
Jean De La Fontaine
Imitators are a slavish herd and fools in my opinion. [Fr., C'est un betail servile et sot a mon avis Que les imitateurs.]
The philosophers make still another objection: "What you gain in rigour," they say, "you lose in objectivity. You can rise toward your logical ideal only by cutting the bonds which attach you to reality. Your science is infallible, but it can only remain so by imprisoning itself in an ivory tower and renouncing all relation with the external world. From this seclusion it must go out when it would attempt the slightest application.
Hard to remember these days that there was a time you had to wait for the ink and paper reviews to see your work excoriated. With the invention of the internet, any subliterate cretin can be Michiko Kakutani.
I have a great many opinions about writing, but I'm afraid that all of them are unprintable
Shahenshah Hafeez Khan
The opinion other people have about you is not the big problem The big problem is not changing your attitude, by sticking to actions which allowed them to form their opinion, you convert the opinions into belief.
Every one must be familiar with the often expressed opinion, that, as a practical politician, Mr. Mill's career was essentially a failure.
There is nothing- No life, No joy, No pain- There is nothing save opinion, And opinion be damned.
Public opinion's always in advance of the law.
Don't let public opinions pinion you
Difference of opinion has never been sufficiently appreciated. It is the unexpected, the unknowable, the divine irrationality of life that saves us.
Writing is mostly a case of mood management. The emotion you have is not absolute, it is temporary. It may be useful, but it is not the truth. It is not you.
The distance between your mind and reality is perception.
Men of integrity are generally pretty obstinate, in adhering to an opinion once adopted.
What is true has never been a question to be decided by polls or popular opinion. Truth isn’t ‘democratic’—it’s something that God has written into the very fabric of nature.
Lord Maccon was built like a brick outhouse, with opinions twice as unmoving and often equally full of crap.
Persecution for opinion is the master vice of society.
Michel De Montaigne
The good opinion of the vulgar is injurious.
I have a high self-opinion - I don't need to hide that. I don't need to be self-deprecating.
Predominant opinions are generally the opinions of the generation that is vanishing.
Opinion polls are not worth the paper they are written on, in my view, through the conference season. They don't settle down again until November.
Religion has to be protected; difference of opinion is not to be protected.
The artisan or scientist or the follower of whatever discipline who has the habit of comparing himself not with other followers but with the discipline itself will have a lower opinion of himself, the more excellent he is.
I certainly respect other people's opinions, but I would not vote for a woman to be the pastor of a church.
In youth, it is common to measure right and wrong by the opinion of the world, and in age, to act without any measure but interest, and to lose shame without substituting virtue.
You could make some great sounds with technology. That's what recording is all about. What happens in the studio is very magical, and should be, in my opinion.
Even when you err, it is a thousand times better to err out of conviction than to hide your true opinion to respect some authority.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The gentleman is a man of truth, lord of his own actions, and expressing that lordship in his behavior, not in any manner dependent and servile either on persons, or opinions, or possessions.
Now, I'm no doctor, but I am on TV. And in my professional opinion, George Bush is a paranoid schizophrenic.
In my opinion, there's no condition in life that can't be ameliorated by a dose of junk food.
There is only one opinion poll that I am interested in and that is the one that will take place on election day.
If you want to get power, listen carefully. Don't be impulsive. Don't arrogantly insert your opinion. Express gratitude. Cultivate a culture of respect. Show your respect for other people's efforts. Promote a culture of equality, too, where everybody's opinion matters. Tell stories.
Vatican City is a bit overrated in my opinion - no offence to the Vatican.
In the internet age, it may be time to update the “I think, therefore I am” quote of René Descartes to: “I have an opinion, therefore I am.
If you are shaped by the opinions of others, you will never rise above the limits they set for you.
In my opinion, there are two things that can absolutely not be carried to the screen: the realistic presentation of the sexual act and praying to God.
Michael W. Smith
There are a lot of bad worship songs, in my opinion, but there are a lot of good ones, too