If you are not the victim, don't examine it entirely from your point of view because when YOU'RE not the victim, it becomes pretty easy to rationalize and excuse cruelty, injustice, inequality, slavery, and even murder. But when you're the victim, things look a lot differently from that angle.— Gary Yourofsky
Wonderful Different Points Of View quotations
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
I hope you make the best of it. And I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. I hope you meet people with a different point of view. I hope you live a life you're proud of. If you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
The only difference between 'propaganda' and 'education,' really, is in the point of view. The advocacy of what we believe in is education. The advocacy of what we don't believe in is propaganda.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
One has to take several different shots of a subject, from different points of view and in different situations, as if one examined it in the round rather than looked through the same key-hole again and again.
I feel that the recent ruling of the United States Army and Navy regarding the refusal of colored blood donors is an indefensible one from any point of view. As you know, there is no scientific basis for the separation of the bloods of different races except on the basis of the individual blood types or groups.
Modern man has so long preached a doctrine of false tolerance;
he has so long believed that right and wrong were only differences in a point of view, that now when evil works itself out in practice he is paralyzed to do anything against it.
10% of conflict is due to difference in opinion and 90% is due to delivery and tone of voice.
I think jazz is a beautiful, democratic music.
It encourages musicians with very strong, and many times, very different points of view to work together as a team while, at the same time, giving them the space to express their individuality. It's a very important art form and can be used as a model for different cultures to work together.
What kind of world does one see when one experiences it from the point of view of two and not one? What is the world like when it is experienced, developed and lived from the point of view of difference and not identity? That is what I believe love to be.
Music may not make you a genius, or rich, or even a better person.
But it helps train you to think differently, to process different points of view — and most important, to take pleasure in listening.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
There are people that thinks that type should be expressive.
They have a different point of view from mine.
Cubism is like standing at a certain point on a mountain and looking around.
If you go higher, things will look different; if you go lower, again they will look different. It is a point of view.
Different authors have different points of view. You can't just say, 'I believe in the Bible.
Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks differently.
Circumstantial evidence is a very tricky thing.
It may seem to point very straight to one thing, but if you shift your own point of view a little, you may find it pointing in an equally uncompromising manner to something entirely different
Forty years ago, we were on the tail of the Front Page era.
There was a different point of view. Reporters and editors were more forgiving of public people. They didn't think they had to stick someone in jail to make a career.
There is assuredly no more effectual method of clearing up one's own mind on any subject than by talking it over, so to speak, with men of real power and grasp, who have considered it from a totally different point of view.
Any fool can know. The point is to understand.
To us all, life is a gift, liberty is a right, and the pursuit of happiness is the object supreme. But our conduct in the pursuit differs in accordance with the measure of justice we uphold. A common measure is only possible when we begin to understand and learn to appreciate each other's point of view and point of direction.
I think different designers have different points of view and different strong personalities can influence the way certain cities are perceived.
Education is a kind of continuing dialogue, and a dialogue assumes different points of view.
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice.
We live in a society now where it's very rare for your parents to be around.
It used to be like, your mother, grandmothers, your family around would help. Now, you're surrounded by other moms and friends and it's really disorienting, because there's such varying, crazy, different points of view and advice coming at you.
School is basically about one point of view - the one the teacher has or the textbooks have. They don't like the idea of having different points of view.
The dominant metaphor of conceptual relativism, that of differing points of view, seems to betray an underlying paradox. Differentpoints of view make sense, but only if there is a common co-ordinate system on which to plot them; yet the existence of a common system belies the claim of dramatic incomparability.
When it rains, look for rainbows. When it's dark, look for stars.
If you tailor your news viewing so that you only get one point of view, well of course you're going to think somebody else has got a different point of view, and it may be wrong.
Each week, from a different point of view, you get another look at God, and that's exciting to me.
One of the most beautiful things about 'Game of Thrones' is it's told from so many different points of view, and these characters can convince you that what they're doing is right. But they're only showing you a bit of the picture, and when you see it from another character's point of view you may switch allegiances.
Self-control is strength. Calmness is mastery. You have to get to a point where your mood doesn't shift based on the insignificant actions of someone else. Don't allow others to control the direction of your life. Don't allow your emotions to overpower your intelligence.
Being able to provoke a different point of view to the standard current ideological or political perspective as played out in conventional newspaper or radio reportage is what a public intellectual does. But it's not merely about being oppositional, because that's too negative.
I believe very strongly in the value of having a diverse team around me that comes from very different backgrounds and different points of view.
It is not so much that women have a different point of view in politics as that they give a different emphasis. And this is vastly important, for politics is so largely a matter of emphasis.
No about of anxiety makes any difference to anything that is going to happen.
Of course mothers and daughters with strong personalities might see the world from very different points of view.
If you interview five people about the same incident, and you see five different points of view, it makes you know what makes history so complicated. Something doesn't just occur. It's not like a scientific event. It's a human event. So the dimensions of it will be seen differently by different people.
When I came out of the Depression, I came out of it with a different point of view as to what constituted success. And that was even just even personal success.
Never push a loyal person to the point where they no longer give a damn.
Reporters have a different point of view and a different job.
Consequently, to the extent that you can help them turn in an interesting story that their editor is going to like and that's going to further their careers, they're going to give you more ink and cover you.
Folk music has always contained a concern for the human condition.
And since it brings people into it from different points of view, that can help illuminate what a consensus might be to important issues.
There is no society that protects freedom of religion more than secular democracies, because in societies where one religion rules, different viewpoints will be labelled as heresy and blasphemy. Why? Because the society is built on religion - not freedom for all points of view.
Some men don't gel when it comes to work - you have different work ethics, different opinions, different points of views, different methods of filmmaking - and we didn't gel.
Friendship can only exist between persons with similar interests and points of view. Man and woman by the conventions of society are born with different interests and different points of view.