Flexible Thinking Quotes

Most popular flexible thinking quotes

The foolish and the dead never change their opinions.


When the facts change I change my mind. What do you do sir?


Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
People demand freedom of speech to make up for the freedom of thought which they avoid.

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He who cannot change the very fabric of his thought will never be able to change reality.


A man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.


We have to live today by what truth we can get today and be ready tomorrow to call it falsehood.


Another thing I think should be avoided is extremely intense ideology because it cabbages up one's mind.

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Loyalty to petrified opinions never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul in this world—and never will.


"What I believe" is a process rather than a finality. Finalities are for gods and governments, not for the human intellect.


Life, in part, is like a poker game, wherein you have to learn to quit sometimes when holding a much-loved hand—you must learn to handle mistakes and new facts that change the odds.

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Do not think of knocking out another person's brains because he differs in opinion from you. It would be as rational to knock yourself on the head because you differ from yourself ten years ago.