To: Slings and Arrows
I’m not a bigot.
I’m a misanthrope.
posted on 04/07/2012 2:23:38 AM PDT
(Are the Ten Commandments a living document?)
Anybody who only hates some subgroup of humanity isn’t paying attention.
posted on 04/07/2012 2:37:21 AM PDT
by Slings and Arrows
(You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
Prejudice is not bigotry or superstition, although prejudice sometimes may degenerate into these.
Prejudice is pre-judgment, the answer with which intuition and ancestral consensus of opinion supply a man when he lacks either time or knowledge to arrive at a decision predicated upon pure reason.
posted on 04/28/2012 7:36:16 PM PDT
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