Quotes About Openmindedness

Quotes tagged as "openmindedness" (showing 1-10 of 10)
Robert Louis Stevenson
“There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.”
Robert Louis Stevenson, The Silverado Squatters by Robert Louis Stevenson, Fiction, Historical, Literary

Rudyard Kipling
“All good people agree,
And all good people say,
All nice people, like Us, are We
And every one else is They:
But if you cross over the sea,
Instead of over the way,
You may end by (think of it!) looking on We
As only a sort of They!”
Rudyard Kipling, Debits And Credits

A.J. Darkholme
“Remain open-minded, even when you believe yourself to be a king among peasants. You never know what blessings can be gained or crises averted just by listening.”
A.J. Darkholme, Rise of the Morningstar

Peter Ackroyd
“Bigotry does not consort easily with free trade.”
Peter Ackroyd, Venice: Pure City

“I'm a naked mind, in a covered body.”
Sara Keddar

Ellis Peters
“I have always known that the best of the Saracens could out-Christian many of us Christians.”
Ellis Peters, The Leper of Saint Giles

Raif Badawi
“...Society needs to open its collective mind to all ideas and ideologies. It needs to give its people the chance to listen to the opinions of others, and then examine them critically instead of rejecting them prematurely. Such a creative dialogue based on positive critical thinking can enhance and develop ideas.”
Raif Badawi, 1000 Lashes: Because I Say What I Think

Oscar Wilde
“I dare say that if I knew him I should not be his friend at all. It is a very dangerous thing to know one's friends.”
Oscar Wilde, The Remarkable Rocket

H.G. Wells
“When we've got a common philosophy and a common objective; then we can advance in open order. We shall be a great team. But we've got to make sure of that common set of ideas. Maybe we shall find our formulae difficult for some of these new types. If we keep our minds open, we may find that they are right and that our formulae have to be modified. Probably -- it's a thought that shouldn't dishearten us -- but probably we don't know everything.”
H.G. Wells, The Holy Terror

“The power to influence flows to the person with the most information.”
Dr. Rob Pennington

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