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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Prejudice:

A minority group has "arrived" only when it has the right to produce some fools and scoundrels without the entire group paying for it.
~ Carl T. Rowan

A prejudice is a vagrant opinion without visible means of support.
~ Ambrose Bierce Quotes.

Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices - just recognize them.
~ Edward Roscoe Murrow, 1955.

I am an invisible man.... I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids - and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
~ Ralph Ellison, The Invisible Man, 1952.

I have no color prejudices nor caste prejudices nor creed prejudices. All I care to know is that a man is a human being, and that is enough for me; he can't be any worse.
~ Mark Twain Quotes.

I have seen gross intolerance shown in support of tolerance.
~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge Quotes.

I think there's just one kind of folks. Folks.
~ Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird.

If only closed minds came with closed mouths.
~ As seen on a button at

If we were to wake up some morning and find that everyone was the same race, creed and color, we would find some other causes for prejudice by noon.
~ George Aiken.

If you judge people you have no time to love them.
~ Mother Teresa.

If your lens is prejudice, you're wearing the wrong prescription.
~ Carrie Latet Quotes.

In overcoming prejudice, working together is even more effective than talking together.
~ Ralph W. Sockman.

It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
~ Henry David Thoreau Quotes.

Judge me all you want, just keep the verdict to yourself.
~ From a Winston advertisement.

Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.
~ Wayne W. Dyer.

Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity; and let us put aside all selfishness in consideration of language, nationality, or religion.
~ John Comenius.

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
~ Oscar Wilde Quotes.

No man has ever been born a Negro hater, a Jew hater, or any other kind of hater. Nature refuses to be involved in such suicidal practices.
~ Harry Bridges.

O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
~ William Penn.

One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.
~ Franklin Thomas.

Our prejudices are like physical infirmities - we cannot do what they prevent us from doing.
~ John Lancaster Spalding.

Our thoughts are unseen hands shaping the people we meet. Whatever we truly think them to be, that's what they'll become for us.
~ Richard Cowper.

Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.
~ Merry Browne.

Prejudice is all in your head.
~ As seen on a button at

Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
~ William Hazlitt.

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