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John Locke – New opinions are always suspect

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John LockeNew opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common.

John Locke   (1632-1704)

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John Lennon – Not to be taken seriously

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John LennonThat’s part of our policy, is not to be taken seriously, because I think our opposition, whoever they may be, in all their manifest forms, don’t know how to handle humor.

John Lennon  

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Fred Rogers – When two people work something out

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Fred RogersIt’s very dramatic when two people come together to work something out. It’s easy to take a gun and annihilate your opposition, but what is really exciting to me is to see people with differing views come together and finally respect each other.

Fred Rogers  

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Thomas Mann – When we are not certain of our own position

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Thomas MannWe are most likely to get angry and excited in our opposition to some idea when we ourselves are not quite certain of our own position, and are inwardly tempted to take the other side.

Thomas Mann  

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