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100 Greatest Quotes About Views


History is almost always written by the victors and conquerors and gives their view. Or, at any rate, the victors' version is given prominence and holds the field. Jawaharlal Nehru
I've always felt that a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting points of view he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic. Abigail Adams
Reality simply consists of different points of view. Margaret Atwood
Mountaintops are for views and inspiration, but fruit is grown in the valleys. Billy Graham
Don't look back unless it's a good view. Tupac Shakur
I often asked Laplace what he thought of God. He owned that he was an atheist. Napoleon Bonaparte
My view of life is, that it's next to impossible to convince anybody of anything. Lewis Carroll
Cause the registration of all firearms on some pretext, with the view of confiscating them and leaving the population defenseless. Unknown
Judgment means that you view the world as you are, rather than as it is. Wayne Dyer
We walk the same path, but got on different shoes, live in the same building, but we got different views. Drake
Not to have a correct political point of view is like having no soul. Mao Zedong
You get a wonderful view from the point of no return. Terry Pratchett
There is so much to be learned from listening to people's hopes, frustrations, and points of view. Richard Branson
There is a 3rd point of view on the gun control issue - those who I refer to as THE VICTIMS - but they remain strangely silent. Bill Hicks
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. Robert Frost
It is a narrow mind which cannot look at a subject from various points of view. George Eliot
You cannot be sure that you are right unless you understand the arguments against your views better than your opponents do. Milton Friedman
Trouble no one about their religion; respect others in their view and demand that they respect yours. Tecumseh
Imagine you were now dead, or had not lived before his moment. Now view the rest of your life as a bonus. Marcus Aurelius
In a portrait, you have room to have a point of view. The image may not be literally what's going on, but it's representative. Annie Leibovitz
People who want to share their religious views with you almost never want you to share yours with them. Dave Barry
Words are living things. They have personality, point of view... agenda. Hannibal
Until humanity manages to sort itself out and get a co-ordinated view about the planet, it's going to get worse and worse. David Attenborough
From the totalitarian point of view, history is something to be created rather than learned. George Orwell
I don't think there is any truth. There are only points of view. Allen Ginsberg
Your life is already artful-waiting, just waiting, for you to make it art. Toni Morrison
All the reading she had done had given her a view of life that they had never seen. Roald Dahl
By education I am an Englishman, by views an internationalist, by culture a Muslim and a Hindu only by accident of birth. Jawaharlal Nehru
Racism is simply an ugly form of collectivism, the mindset that views humans strictly as members of groups rather than individuals. Ron Paul
In my view you cannot claim to have seen something until you have photographed it. Emile Zola
Only a prisoner who has been confined for long behind high walk can appreciate the extraordinary psychological value of these outside walks and open views. Jawaharlal Nehru
In my view, you can't go to the future if you haven't come from the past. Iris Apfel
There's nothing I like less than bad arguments for a view that I hold dear. Rose Kennedy
If we are to change our world view, images have to change. David Hockney
It'd be nice to please everyone but I thought it would be more interesting to have a point of view. Oscar Levant
Rosiness is not a worse windowpane than gloomy gray when viewing the world. Grace Paley
Let us accept truth, even when it surprises us and alters our views. George Sand
The beginning of thought is in disagreement - not only with others but also with ourselves. Eric Hoffer
Education must, be not only a transmission of culture but also a provider of alternative views of the world and a strengthener of the will to explore them. Jerome Bruner
The view of life I communicate in my pictures excludes the sordid and ugly. I paint life as I would like it to be. Norman Rockwell
Market prices are always wrong in the sense that they present a biased view of the future. George Soros
Water is to me, I confess, a phenomenon which continually awakens new feelings of wonder as often as I view it. Michael Faraday
A photographer must always work with the greatest respect for his subject and in terms of his own point of view. Henri Cartier-Bresson
I insist upon the view that 'all is waves'. Erwin Schrodinger
When once your point of view is changed, the very thing which was so damning becomes a clue to the truth. Arthur Conan Doyle
Growth occurs when individuals confront problems, struggle to master them, and through that struggle develop new aspects of their skills, capacities, views about life. Carl Rogers
All knowledge of cultural reality, as may be seen, is always knowledge from particular points of view. Max Weber
Induction for deduction, with a view to construction. Auguste Comte
Don't look down, it's an impossible view; Fly like an eagle whatever you do. Mos Def
I had to get a close-hand view of the misery and unhappiness of a man made world, before I reached the point where I could successfully revolt against it. Emmeline Pankhurst
In my view, all that is necessary for faith is the belief that by doing our best we shall succeed in our aims: the improvement of mankind. Rosalind Franklin
I have always kept one end in view, namely ... to conduct a well-regulated church music to the honour of God. Johann Sebastian Bach
Rather than continuing to seek the truth, simply let go of your views. Gautama Buddha